AOVET Small Animal Master Course—Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)
Singapore, Singapore
27 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
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Description
This workshop is for practicing veterinarians and residents who would like to develop proficiency in the planning and successful execution of tibial plateau leveling osteotomy using locking TPLO plates for stabilization. The didactic part of the workshop covers clinical examination of the cruciate deficient stifle, TPLO and radiographic planning concepts, the surgical technique of locking TPLO plating, meniscal injury, as well as the outcome and complications of TPLO.  The surgical technique of plate application is practiced on plastic bone models. During the workshop, there will be much opportunity for discussion of questions, concepts, and problems with course faculty.
Learning objectives
Recognize the clinical and radiographic indications for TPLO surgery
Perform surgical planning for TPLO surgery
Apply the principles of locking TPLO plate fixation
Perform the surgical approach for combined stifle joint exploration and TPLO surgery
Be familiar with the application of locking TPLO plates to stabilize the osteotomy
Contributors
Mark Glyde BVSc, MACVSc, MVS, ECVS, HDipUTL, MRCVS  (Chairperson)
Alessandro Piras DVM, MRCVS, ISVS  (International course chairperson)
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Details
ID 2017SINGAPORE112922
Type AOVET / AO partner event
Level Masters
Region Asia pacific
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience Small animal surgery
Registration
Closing date27 Oct 2017
Statusopen
Places48
Available places19
Online registrationClick here to register
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Pricing
United States Dollars 1550.00 USD
Available discounts Amount %
AOVET Members (support: membership@aovet.org) -124.00 USD 8%
Related event discount -155.00 USD 10%
Included services
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Lunch
Course materials
Course dinner

There will be two separate Small Animal Fracture Management courses hosted in Singapore.

If you would like to extend your course, please be aware that you can register for the AOVET-Masters course Toy Breed (25-26 October) with an 10% discount.  Click "Related event discount" when registering for the second course. 

Contact(s)
Dr Iris Lam (AOVET Asia-Pacific Project Coordinator)
AOVET
Unit 1310-11, Tower 1, Millennium City 1, 388 Kwun Tong Road, Kowloon
852 Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Phone852 39561748
Emailiris.lam@aovet.org
Venue
Four Points by Sheraton
382 Havelock Road,
Singapore, 169629
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