Radiology of Developmental Orthopedic Disease in Dogs, Part 1
This lecture is the first in a series that describes some common developmental orthopedic ailments in small animals. Attendees will learn the most common sites for osteochondral defects in dogs, the prerequisite projections for making a diagnosis of these diseases, and some supplemental projections for diagnosing suspected developmental orthopedic diseases. Additionally, attendees will learn how radiographic technique and positioning can affect the ability to make a definitive diagnosis.
Recognize the common sites of osteochondral defects in dogs.
Understand the common developmental ailments of canine elbows.
Learn the requisite radiographic projections for diagnosing some developmental orthopedic diseases in dogs.
Learn some novel radiographic projections to aid in diagnosing some developmental orthopedic diseases in dogs.