Table of Contents

LARGE ANIMAL PROCEEDINGS

ADVANCES IN FOAL SURGERY

1Preventing and Treating Adhesions in Foals

Eric Mueller, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Georgia

9Management of Fractures of the Forearm and Digit in the Foal

Alan Ruggles, DVM, DACVS, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

14Management of Gastric Outflow Obstruction in Foals

Brett Woodie, DVM, MS, DACVS, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

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An ACVS Premier Sponsor
CUTTING EDGE IN MINIMALLY INVASIVE SOFT TISSUE SURGERY

16Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery Biopsy Techniques in the Chest and Abdomen

Florent David, DVM, DECVS, MSc, DACVS-LA, University College of Dublin

21How to Approach Uroliths from the Kidney to the Urethra

Katja Duesterdieck-Zellmer, Dr.med.vet., MS, PhD, DACVS, Oregon State University

24Minimally Invasive Surgery: Evidence Based Ligation and Hemostatic Techniques

Dean Hendrickson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Colorado State University

Sponsored by: AOVET North AmericaCUTTING EDGE MINIMALLY INVASIVE ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

28Computer-Assisted Fracture Repair Techniques

Jorg Auer, DrMedVet, MS, DACVS, University of Zurich

32Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery: Is It Better?

Timothy Lescun, BVSc, MS, DACVS, Purdue University

35What is the Evidence Basis for Minimally Invasive Arthrodesis?

Timothy Lescun, BVSc, MS, DACVS, Purdue University

38CT Guided Fracture Fixation in the Foot

Dean Richardson, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

42Mi Repair of Long Bone Fractures

Dean Richardson, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

Sponsored by: Pfizer Animal Health
An ACVS Industry Partner
DECISION MAKING IN EQUINE ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

48Update on Local Treatment of Orthopedic Infections

Antonio Cruz, DVM, MVM, MSc, DACVS, Paton and Martin Veterinary Services

52Medial Femoral Condyle - What and How To Treat

Lisa Fortier, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Cornell University

54Meniscal Injuries- Diagnosis and Management

Jose Garcia-Lopez, VMD, DACVS, Tufts University

58Evidence-Based Decision Making in Equine Orthopedics: Options for Anesthetic Recovery Systems

Samantha Morello, DVM, DACVS-LA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

62Dorsal Cortical Fractures - Screw, Drill or Both?

Dean Richardson, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

67Third Carpal Bone Slab Fracture Repair Pathogenesis and Decision Making

Michael Ross, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

71Superficial Digital Flexor Tenonitis - Is There Still a Role for Surgery?

Michael Ross, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

73Tarsal Arthrodesis Techniques: What Makes Sense?

Chad Zubrod, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, Oakridge Equine Hospital

DECISION MAKING IN GASTROINTESTIAL SURGERY

77Evidence Based Medicine: Who cares?

James Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

79Jejuncocecostomy--Technique and Tips for Succcess

David Freeman, MVB, PhD, DACVS, University of Florida

80Repeat Celiotomy-When is it Indicated?

David Freeman, MVB, PhD, DACVS, University of Florida

81Peri-Operative Medications-Are We Over Doing It?

Diana Hassel, DVM, DACVS, Colorado State University

85A User's Guide to Large Colon Resection: Be Not Afraid

Faith Hughes, DVM, DACVS, Peterson & Smith Equine Hospital

87Equine Endotoxemia: Any New Therapies In The Horizon?

Gal Kelmer, DVM, DACVS-LA, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

92Difficult Intraoperative Decisions During Colic Surgery

Leann Kuebelbeck, DVM, DACVS, Surgi Care Center for Horses

96Review of Colic 2012

Nat White, DVM, MS, DACVS, Marion duPont Scott Equine Med Ctr

Sponsored by: OPTOMEDDECISION MAKING IN RESPIRATORY SURGERY

100Evidence Based Approach to Surgery for Recurrent Laryngeal Neuropathy (RLN)

Safia Barakzai, BVSc, MSc, DESTS, DECVS, The University of Edinburgh

105Decision Making in Guttural Pouch Mycosis

David Freeman, MVB, PhD, DACVS, University of Florida

106Use of Ultrasound and MRI in Laryngeal Disease

Katherine Garrett, DVM, DACVS-LA, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

110Sinus Anatomy and Imaging: Tools for Decision Making

Mat Gerard, BVSc, PhD, DACVS, North Carolina State University

114Decision Making in Epiglottic Disease

Eric Parente, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

115Dynamic Exercising Endoscopy: Longitudinal studies

Patrick Pollock, BVMS, University of Glasgow

120Decision Making In Surgery Of The Equine Paranasal Sinuses

Henry Tremaine, BVM, MP, University of Bristol

Sponsored by: Luitpold Animal HealthEVIDENCE BASED LAMENESS THERAPY

123Suspensory Ligament Desmitis: Where Are We Now?

Jennifer Barrett, DVM, PhD, DACVS-LA, Marion duPont Scott Equine Med Ctr

125Current Evidence on Treatments of Joint Disease

David Frisbie, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

127Objective Measures of Lameness Evaluation

Kevin Keegan, DVM, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

132Making Sense of Pastern Arthrodesis Approaches

Ashlee Watts, DVM, DACVS-LA, Texas A&M University

INNOVATIVE LAMENESS AND DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING

137Advanced Imaging: Do You Really Need It?

Katherine Garrett, DVM, DACVS-LA, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

141The Stifle – Scan it or Scope it

Laurie Goodrich, DVM, PhD, MS, DACVS, Colorado State University

144MRI of Fetlock Region

Rich Redding, DVM, MS, DACVS, North Carolina State University

146Intra-Operative Use of CT in Fracture Repair

Dean Richardson, DVM, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

149Advanced Imaging: Do You Really Need It?

Alan Ruggles, DVM, DACVS, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

153The Stifle – Scan it or Scope it

Natasha Werpy, DVM, Colorado State University

156New Perspectives in Suspensory Ligament Ultrasound

Natasha Werpy, DVM, Colorado State University

159MRI- The Thrill of Victory and the Agony of Defeat

Natasha Werpy, DVM, Colorado State University

REHABILITATION AND NON-TRADITIONAL THERAPIES

164Equine Rehabilitation - Status of the Discipline

Steve Adair, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of Tennessee

168Formulation of a Rehabilitation Treatment Plan

Steve Adair, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of Tennessee

170The Role of Therapeutic Exercise in Rehabilitation of the Equine

Jennifer Brooks, PT, CERP, Equine Rehab Services, LLC

175Functional Assessment and Rehabilitation of the Equine Axial Skeleton

Kevin Haussler, DVM, DC, PhD, Colorado State University

185Thermal Therapy in Rehabilitaion of the Equine Patient

Andy Kaneps, DVM, PhD, DACVS, New England Equine Medical & Surgical Center

SMALL ANIMAL

Sponsored by: COVIDIEN Animal Health An ACVS Premier SponsorABDOMINAL SURGERY

186Jejunostomy Tubes – Through Gastrostomy or Nasal

Ryan Cavanaugh, DVM, DACVS-SA, VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital

191Vacuum-Assisted Peritoneal Drainage

Karen Cornell, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Georgia

194Stenting of the Gastrointestinal Tract

William Culp, VMD, DACVS-SA, University of California - Davis

198Surgical Mangement of Fungal GI Disease

Katrin Saile, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, Louisiana State University

201Alternate Approaches to Adrenal Surgery

Chad Schmiedt, DVM, DACVS-SA, University of Georgia

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ADVANCED MIS

203NOTES: What Is Possible?

Lynetta Freeman, DVM, MS, DACVS, Purdue University

208Laparoscopy: What Is Possible?

Philipp Mayhew, BVMS, MRCVS, DACVS-SA, University of California-Davis

212Single Incision Laparoscopy: What Is Possible?

Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

214Thoracoscopy: What Is Possible?

Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

CLINICAL DECISION MAKING - A CASE-BASED SESSION ON OUTCOMES

219Clinical Outcome Measures Program Measuring Your Surgical Outcomes in a Busy Practice

Dorothy Brown, DVM, MSCE, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

222The Biceps Tendon - Just Cut 'em All!

James Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

224Limb Salvage: What Your Mother Never Told You

Nicole Ehrhart, VMD, MS, DACVS, Colorado State University

227Real Life Cases = Real Life Data

Rich Evans, DVM, MS, PhD, University of Illinois

228Managing Meniscal Injuries - Release, Resect, or Reject

John Innes, BVSc, PhD, DSAS, University of Liverpoo

230Ulna Osteotomies for Medial Compartment Disease of the Elbow-One Surgery Fits All?

Amy Kapatkin, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of California-Davis

231Equine Athletic Injuries: Management and Expectations

Chris Kawcak, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

233Juvenile Hip Dysplasia, Making Sense Of Confusion

Kurt Schulz, DVM, MS, DACVS, Peak Veterinary Referral Center

DISTAL EXTREMITY

234Orthopedic Devices for Carpal and Tarsal Injury

Sherman Canapp, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, Veterinary Ortho & Sports Med Grp

236Advanced Diagnostics for Lower Extremity Injury

Cristi Cook, DVM, MS, University of Missouri

238Distal Extremity Injuries

Noel Fitzpatrick, DUniv, MVB, CertSAO, CertVR, Fitzpatrick Referrals Limited

242Wrist and Ankle Injuries: The Human Perspective

Victor Ibrahim, MD, MedStar Health Research Institute

Sponsored by: Pfizer Animal Health An ACVS Industry PartnerFRACTURES

244Trauma Vet Locking System

Don Hulse, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, Texas A&M University

246ALPS Locking Plate System – Introduction & Application

Geoff Hutchinson, DVM, DACVS-SA, Boundary Bay Veterinary Specialty Hospital

248Synthes Locking Compression Plate (LCP) System

Michael Kowaleski, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, Tufts University

253The SOP Locking Plate System

Karl Krause, DVM, MS, DACVS, Iowa State University

Sponsored by: Boehringher Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerHEAD AND NECK SURGERY

254Tie-back Complication – All in the Approach?

Kyle Mathews, DVM, MS, DACVS, North Carolina State University

255Evaluating the Lar-Par Patient - More to Swallow than Realized?

Bryden Stanley, BVMS, MVetSc, DACVS, Michigan State University

259Potential Interventional and Ablation Therapies for Head and Neck Tumors

Chick Weisse, VMD, DACVS, The Animal Medical Center

263Laryngeal Collapse – Can We Save Any of Them?

Dick White, BVetMed, PhD, DACVS, Dick White Referrals

HEPATOBILIARY SURGERY

264Open Surgical Management of Liver Tumours

Daniel Brockman, BVSc, CVR, CSAO, DACVS, Royal Veterinary College, Small Animal Surg

268Feline Shunts: How Do They Differ?

Victoria Lipscomb, MA, VetMB, CSAS, DECVS, MRCVS, The Royal Veterinary College

271A Minimally Invasive Approach to Liver Surgery

Chick Weisse, VMD, DACVS, The Animal Medical Center

276Diagnostic Imaging of Non-Shunt Liver Disease

Matt Winter, BA, DVM, DACVR, University of Florida

INTERACTIVE CASES

280Cancer Reconstruive Surgery

Christopher Adin, DVM, DACVS, The Ohio State University

NOVEL CANCER THERAPIES

288Sterotatic Radiosurgery in the Sunshine State

Nicholas Bacon, VetMB, MRCVS, DACVS-SA, University of Florida

293Emerging Treatment Options: Interventional Oncology

William Culp, VMD, DACVS-SA, University of California - Davis

299The Use of Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy in the Staging of Neoplasia

Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

301Musings of a Surgical Oncologist

Stephen Withrow, DVM, DACVS, Colorado State University

REGENERATIVE MEDICINE

302Regenerative Medicine for Tendinopathies in the Canine

Sherman Canapp, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, Veterinary Ortho & Sports Med Grp

304Adult Stem Cells for Treatment of OA in the Dog: Data To and From the Clinic

Mike Conzemius, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Minnesota

307New Insights into the Mechanism of Platlet Rich Plasma

Lisa Fortier, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Cornell University

309The Use of Intraarticular Stem Cells in Horses

David Frisbie, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

312Adult Stem Cells And Bone: The What, Where, And When

Mandi Lopez, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS, Louisiana State University

315Autologous Adipose Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Treatment of Osteoarthritis and Renal Disease

Pamela Schwartz, DVM, DACVS-SA, The Animal Medical Center

Sponsored by: Boehringher Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerSPINAL SURGERY

316Cervical Disc Arthroplasty In 14 Dogs Affected by Disc Associated Wobbler Syndrome: Preliminary Results

Filippe Adamo, DVM, DECVN, University of Wisconsin-Madison

317Decision-Making in Surgery for Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis Syndrome

Nick Jeffery, BVSc, PhD, DECVIM, Iowa State University

319Thoracolumbar Spinal Cord Injury and Role of Corpectomy

Nick Jeffery, BVSc, PhD, DECVIM, Iowa State University

321Using Cell Transplants in Spinal Surgery

Nick Jeffery, BVSc, PhD, DECVIM, Iowa State University

323Neuroprotection in Spinal Cord Injury

John Levine, DVM, DACVIM, Texas A&M University

Sponsored by: Pfizer Animal Health
An ACVS Industry Partner
STIFLE SURGERY

324Aetiology and Biomarkers of Canine CCL Disease

John Innes, BVSc, PhD, DSAS, University of Liverpoo

327Outcome Measures in Canine CCL Disease

John Innes, BVSc, PhD, DSAS, University of Liverpoo

330Canine Meniscus Update

Antonio Pozzi, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, University of Florida

332Paradigm Shift: Re-Evaluating Medical Management of Cranial Cruciate Ligament

Vicki Wilke, DVM, DACVS-SA, University of Minnesota

THORACIC SURGERY

333Pyothorax in Dogs: Treatment and Outcome

Harry Boothe, DVM, MS, DACVS, Auburn University

335Surgical Managemant of Tetralogy of Fallot

Daniel Brockman, BVSc, CVR, CSAO, DACVS, Royal Veterinary College, Small Animal Surg

338Surgical Management of Chest Wall Tumors

Julius Liptak, BVSc, MVCS, FACVSc, DACVS, DECVS, Alta Vista Animal Hospital

342Diaphragmatic Hernia: Repair and Prognosis

Brent Reimer, DVM, DACVS-SA, Iowa Veterinary Specialties

URINARY SURGERY

344Ureteral Surgery- To Stent or To Cut?

Lilly Aronson, VMD, DACVS, University of Pennsylvania

349Ureteral Replacement Techniques

Jeff Brourman, DVM, MS, DACVS, WestVet Emergency & Specialty Ctr

351Problem Urinary Tract Infections

Dennis Chew, DVM, The Ohio State University

363Variations of Ureteral Ectopia in Dogs – Lessons Learned

Dennis Chew, DVM, The Ohio State University

372Variations of Ureteral Ectopia in Dogs – Lessons Learned

Mary McLoughlin, DVM, MS, DACVS, The Ohio State University

381Ureteral Surgery- Tips for the Toyless

Karen Tobias, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of Tennessee

384Urethral Surgery- Thinking Outside the Box

Karen Tobias, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of Tennessee

VSSO SURGICAL ONCOLOGY SESSION: FOCUS ON ENDOCRINE NEOPLASIA

387Advances in Canine Insulinoma

Jolle Kirpensteijn, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Utrecht University

389Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy: A New Standard of Care?

Philipp Mayhew, BVMS, MRCVS, DACVS-SA, University of California-Davis

394Perioperative Medical Management of Adrenal Neoplasia

Carrie Palm, DVM, DACVIM, University of California-Davis

398Cross Sectional Imaging of the Canine Adrenal Glands and Pancreas: An Overview of US, CT and MR Characteristics of Adrenal and Pancreatic Tumors

Matt Winter, BA, DVM, DACVR, University of Florida

WOUND MANAGEMENT &RECONSTRUCTION

404The Science Behind Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Bonnie Campbell, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Washington State University

405Pad Repair and Reconstruction

Daniel Smeak, DVM, DACVS, Colorado State University

411Taming Tension in Wound Closure

Bryden Stanley, BVMS, MVetSc, DACVS, Michigan State University

416Oxygen and Wound Healing

Karen Tobias, DVM, MS, DACVS, University of Tennessee

SPECIAL SESSION

Sponsored by: BioMedtrix, LLC Presented by the ACVS FoundationADVANCES IN SMALL ANIMAL TOTAL JOINT REPLACEMENT

421Biomechanical Considerations for Total Knee Arthroplasty

Matthew Allen, VetMB, PhD, The Ohio State University

425Biomechanical Considerations for Total Hip Replacement

Michael Kowaleski, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, Tufts University

430Custom Prostheses

Denis Marcellin-Little, DEDV, DACVS, North Carolina State University

435Emerging Arthroplasties

Jeffrey Peck, DVM, DACVS, Affiliated Veterinary Specialists

437Biomechanical Considerations for Elbow Replacement

Greg Van Der Meulen, DVM

Sponsored by: Nutramax Laboratories, Inc.AMERICAN COLLEGE OF VETERINARY SPORTS MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION

441Supraspinatus Tendinopathies in Dogs

Sherman Canapp, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, Veterinary Ortho & Sports Med Grp

444Cartilage Injury and Treatment: Veterinary Perspective

James Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

445Conditioning and Training in the Canine Athlete

Robert Gillette, DVM, MSE, Auburn University

449Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Dogs

Carol Gillis, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR

452Cartilage Injury and Treatment: A Human Perspective

John Klimkiewicz, MD, Georgetown University Hospital

455Physiology of Exercise

Erica McKenzie, DVM, Oregon State University

458Nutrition for Canine Performance

Joseph Wakshlag, MS, DVM, PhD, Cornell University

459Introductions to Canine Sports and Sports Related Injuries

Chris Zink, DVM, PhD, Johns Hopkins University

Sponsored by: Nutramax Laboratories, Inc.American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation – Equine

464Equine Rehabilitative Exercise: What's the Evidence?

Hilary Clayton, BVMS, PhD, Michigan State University

466Management of Quarter Horse Lameness at Competitions

David Frisbie, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

467Nutrtition for the Sport Horse

Ray Geor, DVM, PhD, Kentucky Equine Research

469Response of Equine Bone to Exercise

Chris Kawcak, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

471Response of Equine Muscle to Exercise

Erica McKenzie, DVM, Oregon State University

ANESTHESIA - ACVA

473Mechanical Ventilation in Small Animal Patients: Understanding Ventilatory Support

Carolyn Kerr, DVM, DVSc, PhD, DACVA, University of Guelph

475Mechanical Ventilation in Small Animal Patients: Common Problems and Solutions

Carolyn Kerr, DVM, DVSc, PhD, DACVA, University of Guelph

477Balanced Anesthesia in Small Animal Patients: Incorporating CRI's

Carolyn Kerr, DVM, DVSc, PhD, DACVA, University of Guelph

479Balanced Anesthesia in Small Animal Patients: Incorporating Local and Regional Analgesic Techniques

Carolyn Kerr, DVM, DVSc, PhD, DACVA, University of Guelph

481Tramadol: What Do We Really Know?

Sandie Perkowski, VMD, PhD, DACVA, University of Pennsylvania

483Management of Intra-Operative Hypotension

Lesley Smith, DVM, DACVA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

489Update on Novel Analgesic Formulations

Lesley Smith, DVM, DACVA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

493Breed Considerations and Myths and Misconceptions in Small Animal Anesthesia

Lesley Smith, DVM, DACVA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

EQUINE DENTISTRY

498Minimally Invasive Approaches to Cheek Tooth Extraction

Jack Easley, DVM, MS, DABVP, Easely Equine Dentistry

501Equine Orthodontic Techniques for Management of Incisor Malocclusions

Jack Easley, DVM, MS, DABVP, Easely Equine Dentistry

508Repair of Incisor Avulsion Fractures

Jack Easley, DVM, MS, DABVP, Easely Equine Dentistry

512Imaging Oral Pathology: From Exam to Computed Tomography

Jennifer Rawlinson, DVM, Cornell University

516Regional Nerve Blocks for Dental Extraction

Jennifer Rawlinson, DVM, Cornell University

522Surgical Approach to Cheek Tooth Extraction

Jennifer Rawlinson, DVM, Cornell University

528Equine Odontoclastic Tooth Resorption and Hypercementosis: Techniques for Extraction of Canine and Incisor Teeth

Jennifer Rawlinson, DVM, Cornell University

Sponsored by: Infiniti MedicalINTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY

533How to Build a Sucessful IR Clinic

Matthew Beal, DVM, DACVECC, Michigan State University

536Non-Oncologic Vascular Interventions

William Culp, VMD, DACVS-SA, University of California - Davis

539Using Vascular Plugs for Guttural Pouch Hemorrhage

Jan Hawkins, DVM, DACVS, Purdue University

542Interventional Cardiology

John Rush, DVM, MS, DACVECC, DACVIM, Tufts University

547Update On Interventional Oncology: The 4th Pillar

Chick Weisse, VMD, DACVS, The Animal Medical Center

JOINT DISEASE: SIMILARITIES &DIFFERENCES BETWEEN HORSES AND DOGS

550The Human, Equine and Canine Stifle

James Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

551Gene Therapy for Osteoarthritis

David Frisbie, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Colorado State University

553Joint Resurfacing: Orthobiologics and Tissue Engineering

Mark Hurtig, DVM, DACVS, University of Guelph

556Osteoarthritis Across the Species

Sheila Laverty, MVB, DACVS, Universite de Montreal

561Medical and Nutritional Therapies for OA

Bertrand Lussier, DMV, MSc, DACVS, Universite de Montreal

567Osteoarthritis as an Organ Disease

Peter Muir, BVSc, PhD, DACVS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

LARGE ANIMAL TECHNICIANS' PROGRAM

572Ruminant Surgical Cases

David Anderson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Kansas State University

575Large Ruminant Anesthesia

David Anderson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Kansas State University

579Small Ruminant Anesthesia

Sharon Klingler, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia and EVN), Premier Equine Veterinary Services

583Beyond Triple Drip: Clinical Anesthesia in Private Practice

Sharon Klingler, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia and EVN), Premier Equine Veterinary Services

587Monitoring the Anesthetized Patient: How Much is Enough?

Sharon Klingler, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia and EVN), Premier Equine Veterinary Services

590Pre-Anesthetic Work Up and Patient Stabilization for the Equine Surgical Patient

Sharon Klingler, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia and EVN), Premier Equine Veterinary Services

Sponsored by: Pfizer Animal Health An ACVS Industry PartnerPAIN MANAGEMENT IN SMALL ANIMALS – IVAPM

593Intravenous and Intra-Wound Local Anesthesia

Alicia Karas, DVM, DACVA, Tufts University

598Challenges of Perioperative Feline Pain Management

Alicia Karas, DVM, DACVA, Tufts University

Sponsored by: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerSMALL ANIMAL TECHNICIANS' PROGRAM

603Stem Cell Therapy for Small Animal Clinical Use

Tara Britt, VMD, DACVS-SA, Pet Emergency Treatment Service of Northern Colorado

605Veterinary Technicians in Research

Michele Fritz, LVT, BS, Michigan State University

609Interventional Radiology – A Technician's Perspective of this Newly Emerging Modality

Tamara Hyjek Stokley, CVT, VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital

612Collection, Culture And Preparation Of Bone Marrow-Derived Stem Cells For Clinical Use In Small Animals

T.K. Pope, BS, MS, Advanced Regenerative Therapies

614Interventional Radiography, Catheter Placement and Care and Cardiology

John Rush, DVM, MS, DACVECC, DACVIM, Tufts University

618Update on GOLPP (LAR PAR) Characterization Study

Bryden Stanley, BVMS, MVetSc, DACVS, Michigan State University

621Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure

Patricia Sura, DVM, DACVS-SA, University of Tennessee

SURGERY FOR ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS

624Surgical Management of Splenic and Liver Masses

John Berg, DVM, MS, DACVS, Tufts University

628Surgical Management of Small Intestinal Masses

John Berg, DVM, MS, DACVS, Tufts University

632Medial Patellar Luxation: Optimizing Outcome

Michael Kowaleski, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, Tufts University

638Incorporating Arthroscopy into your Practice

Michael Kowaleski, DVM, DACVS, DECVS, Tufts University

641Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus: Lactate Clearance and Prognosis

Raymond Kudej, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Tufts University

646Management of Challenging Wounds: Moist Wound Healing

Raymond Kudej, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Tufts University

651Orthobiologics: Improving on Bone Autograft?

Michael Weh, DVM, DACVS-SA, Canada West Veterinary Specialists

654Management of Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Fractures and Luxations

Michael Weh, DVM, DACVS-SA, Canada West Veterinary Specialists

Sponsored by: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerTECHNICIANS' PROGRAM

659Patient Prep Techniques

Danielle Browning, LVT, The University of Tennessee

661Decontamination of Surgical Instruments

David Jagrosse, CRCST, Middlesex Hospital

663Assembly, Inspection and Sterilization of Surgical Instruments

David Jagrosse, CRCST, Middlesex Hospital

665Care and Handling of Surgical Instruments and Supplies

David Jagrosse, CRCST, Middlesex Hospital

666Ethylene Oxide and Plasma Sterilization

David Jagrosse, CRCST, Middlesex Hospital

667Arthroscopy Equipment Maintenance

Kevin McAbee, DVM, DACVS-SA, VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospita

670Oh, Sew Easy': Understanding Suture Materials

Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS, Academy of Veterinary Surgical Technicians

676Updates on Antimicrobial Resistance

Louise Southwood, BVSc, PhD, DACVS, DACVECC, University of Pennsylvania

Sponsored by: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerTECHNICIANS' PROGRAM – SATURDAY

678Anesthesia and Surgery in Ferrets

Susan Holland, LVT, VTS, Animal Cancer & Imaging Center

681ICU Ventilators

Paula Plummer, RVT, VTS, Texas A & M University

683Using Blood Gases to Help Manage Ventilator Cases

Paula Plummer, RVT, VTS, Texas A & M University

685Preoperative and Postoperative Care for the Portosystemic Shunt Patient

Paula Plummer, RVT, VTS, Texas A & M University

687Traumatic Brain Injury Patient Care

Paula Plummer, RVT, VTS, Texas A & M University

689The Care and Use of Anesthesia Ventilators

Katy Waddell, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia), Texas A&M University

691Anesthesia Concerns for Patients with Portosystemic Shunts

Katy Waddell, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia), Texas A&M University

694Anesthesia Concerns for Patients with Adrenal Dysfunction

Katy Waddell, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia), Texas A&M University

696Anesthesia Concerns for Hyperthroid Cats

Katy Waddell, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia), Texas A&M University

698Developing a Safe Anesthesia Plan for a Traumatic Brain Injury Patient

Katy Waddell, RVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia), Texas A&M University

Sponsored by: Boehringher Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. An ACVS Industry PartnerTOTAL JOINT REPLACEMENT

701Should I do a TATE or Inject Stem Cells?

Mike Conzemius, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Minnesota

704The First 2 Years of CUE - Is Unicompartmental Elbow Resurfacing Working?

James Cook, DVM, PhD, DACVS, University of Missouri-Columbia

705Total Elbow Replacement in Dogs

Loic Dejardin, DVM, MS, DACVS, Michigan State University

710Should I Do a Total Knee Replacement or a Tibial Osteotomy?

Melvyn Pond, BVMS, DACVS

712Preoperative Total Hip Replacement Difficulty Score

Antonio Pozzi, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, University of Florida

FARM ANIMAL

FARM ANIMAL – FRIDAY

714External Skeletal Fixation in Ruminants

David Anderson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Kansas State University

717Surgical Management of Septic Arthritis in the Proximal Limb of Ruminants

Andre Desrochers, DMV, MS, DACVS, University of Montreal

721Stifle Disorders in Camelid

Michael Huber, DVM, MS, DACVS, Oregon State University

723Surgical Management of Dental Disorders in Llamas and Alpacas

Andrew Niehaus, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, The Ohio State University

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727Advanced Concepts Regarding limb Prosthesis in Ruminants

David Anderson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Kansas State University

730Bone Grafting in Ruminants - Indications and Techniques

Sabrina Brounts, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

731Management of Urinary Obstructions in Small Ruminants

Sabrina Brounts, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

732Internal Fixation of Fractures in Llamas and Alpacas

Sabrina Brounts, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

733Surgical Techniques for Limb Amputation in Ruminants

Andre Desrochers, DMV, MS, DACVS, University of Montreal

736Rhinostomy and Tracheostomy in Llamas and Alpacas

Michael Huber, DVM, MS, DACVS, Oregon State University

737Surgical Management of Disorders of the Sinuses in Cattle

Pierre-Yves Mulon, DMV, DACVS-LA, Hopital Vétérinaire Lachute

739Diagnostic and Operative Arthroscopy in Ruminants

Sylvain Nichols, DMV, MS, DACVS-LA, Colorado State University

741Upper Respiratory Surgery in Cattle

Sylvain Nichols, DMV, MS, DACVS-LA, Colorado State University

743Surgical Management of Scapulohumeral Joint Instability in Llamas and Alpacas

Andrew Niehaus, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, The Ohio State University