2019 ACVS Surgery Summit
This seminar will focus on the advances the art and science of veterinary sports medicine and rehabilitation by presenting topics on the structural, physiological, medical and surgical needs of athletic animals and the restoration of normal form and function after injury or illness. Specific subjects will include the latest research in the field of sports medicine and rehabilitation through the presentation of original scientific abstracts. A keynote address will cover the impact of the environment on exercising animals.
Subsequent lectures will update on the future of treating foot injuries in horses will be followed by an update on the use of bisphosphonates. A lecture on bovine sports medicine will also be delivered. In the afternoon the focus will on the respiratory tract in horses with additional lectures on cardiac arrhythmias associated with exercise.