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- American College of Veterinary Surgeons
The Board Certified Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) welcome you to our home page.
- Canine Lameness Learning Module
There are three gait patterns recorded: Normal Gait, Hip Dysplastic Gait, and Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture. There are both motion capture and video recordings of the gaits. You can choose a perspective to view from: Side, Overhead, Frontal, and Posterior.
- Comparative Orthopaedic Research Laboratory (CORL)
The laboratory's principle mission is to investigate fundamental orthopaedic problems that affect either animals or humans, in order to identify the mechanisms that cause disease or to develop treatments that will enhance the lives of individuals affected with these diseases. Website contains information on hip dysplasia, cruciate disease, fracture repair, bone adaptation, thermal treatments, etc.
- Conformation And Musculoskeletal Problems In The Racehorse
The use of specific measurements to evaluate conformation in the horse, as an aid to predict and evaluate athletic performance. Site includes information on conformation and musculoskeletal problems in the racing thoroughbred and racing quarter horse, and conformational evaluation of neonates/weanlings.
- Society of Endovascular Veterinary Surgery
This site promotes the noninvasive surgical correction of conditions such as portasystemic shunts and tracheal stenosis. Video demonstrates noninvasive placement of a stent to correct tracheal collapse in a trachea, as well as showing the patient before and after surgery.
- Society of Practising Veterinary Surgeons
- Orthopedic Website
Orthopedic website for physicians also contains a wealth of information for veterinarians including such topics as medical and surgical management of orthopedic conditions, image database and video library. The service is free but does require registration.
A Friendly Reminder: You are ultimately responsible for the care of your patients. Recommendations and discussions of cases should be considered as recommendations by colleagues for you to consider in your case management decisions. Dosages should be confirmed prior to dispensing medications.