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This section examines diseases and conditions of the elbow, stifle, and hip. Clinical cases are presented and evaluated for each joint condition. Details regarding signalment, history, diagnosis, as well as surgical and post-operative treatments are included for each case.
This section introduces the fundamental principles and instrumentation used for the major methods of fracture repair in veterinary orthopedics. Clinical caseswill be presented and evaluated to teach fracture repair planning. Optionsregarding different types of fixation for each fracture type and the reasonsfor choosing each stabilization method are discussed in detail.