Securos University: Extracapsular (ExCap) Lateral Fabello-Tibial Suture Stabilization of the Stifle Course

DoubleTree Hotel Phoenix Tempe | 2100 South Priest Drive, Tempe, AZ 85282

June 23, 2018

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Description

This course includes two parts and is designed for the veterinarian who wishes to learn/refine the extracapsular (ExCap) lateral fabello-tibial suture stabilization technique and to understand the major advantages of PowerX Crimping System. Part One of this course is a pre-recorded online lecture that includes a comprehensive discussion of diagnostic tips, client education updates, case selection, meniscal visualization & treatment, ExCap lateral fabello-tibial suture stabilization technique, and postoperative management/ rehabilitation. Part Two of this course is a hands-on workshop. Participants will perform the ExCap suture stabilization technique on canine cadavers under faculty supervision using a step-by-step high-resolution video demonstration. This laboratory will include arthrotomy for stifle exploration, removal of the CrCL remnants, inspection of the medial meniscus, proper placement of the ExCap suture and use of a precise crimping system and critique of your repair.


*The online lecture will be available for 30 days before the hands-on wet lab. The online courses include the following:
Cranial Cruciate Ligament Disease
Part 1: Diagnostic Tips and Tricks
Part 2: Educating the Pet Owner and Case Selection
Part 3: Extracapsular Stifle Stabilization Technique
Part 4: Meniscus and Postop Care


**This program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB RACE program for 8.5 hours of continuing education in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program's validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.

 

Instructor:

Ross Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVS

"Really great support and ample student/teacher/specialist ratio."

-J. Cincoski, DVM