Wild West Veterinary Conference

October 9-13, 2002

A Practical Approach to Polyarthropathies
Advances In Treatment Of Chronic Otitis Externa And Media In The Dog
Anesthetic Emergencies And Disaster Prevention
Arthroscopy: State of the Art
Basic Surgical Oncology
Beyond the Microscope:  New Tools for Assessment of Hematopoietic Neoplasia
Breed-Related Dermatoses
Canine Staphylococcal Pyoderma
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Chemotherapy for the Cat:  Are Cats Just Small Dogs?
Chromodacryorrhea (Tear Stains): Where They Come From And What We Can Do About Them
Common Dental Problems
Common Tumors of the Cat and Their Management
Corneal Ulcers:  A Plethora of Solutions
Cranial Cruciate Injuries - What Are the Options?
Current Therapies for Brain Trauma
Current Treatment Of Canine Demodicosis
Dealing with Urine Retention and Urine Leakage Problems
Dental and Oral Surgery
Dental Radiography:  A Mandatory Service for Modern Practices
Diagnosis  And  Control  Of  Hereditary  Diseases
Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Peritonitis
Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Portosystemic Shunts
Diagnosis by Breed:  A Hodgepodge of Breed-Related Internal Medicine Problems
Dry Eye:  One Disease Or Many?
Ear Disease
Exploration of the Stifle Joint and Treatment of Meniscal Injuries
Effect of Nutrition on Body Condition in the Senior Dog
Family Feuds
Feline Dental Resorptive Lesions – What’s Old, What’s New, And What To Do
Feline Elimination Disorders
Feline Hypertension:  Diagnosis, Dangers and Management
Feline Renal Transplantation:  What the Practitioner Needs To Know
Fundamentals Of Laser Surgery For The Beginner To  To Intermediate Surgeon
Hemolytic Anemias – Focus On Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy:  What's New and Relevant in 2002?
Imaging of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Imaging of the Mediastinum and Pleural Space
Imaging of the Urinary System
Lung Pattern Identification and Thoracic Radiology
Management of Cardiovascular Disease:  New Drugs and New Approaches
Medical Management Of Glaucoma
Modern Flea Eradication: The Best Of The Old And The New
Monitoring Anesthesia: New Techniques And Their Limitations
MRI And The Senior Pet
Neurological Case Studies
New Thoughts on Proteinuria and Management of Glomerulonephritis
Osteochondrosis In The Dog
Pain Management for the Cancer Patient
Periodontal Disease, Part I
Periodontal Disease, Part II
Platelet Disorders
Practical Pain Management
Prevention and Management of Acute Renal Failure
Principles of Surgical Oncology
Protein-Losing Kidney Disease:  What To Do
Reconsidering the “Dominant” Dog
Rhinoscopy In The Diagnostic Approach To Nasal Disease
Senior/Geriatric Care:  The New Frontier in Veterinary Medicine
Slowing the Progression of Chronic Real Failure
Small Animal Anesthesia Parts I and II
Solving the Clinico-pathologic Puzzle: Case Studies
Solving the Clinico-pathologic Puzzle: Real World Biochemical Profiling
Solving the Clinico/Pathologic Puzzle:  Real World Hematology
Surgery of the Small Intestine
Surgery of the Stomach
The Anxious Animal
The Future Is Getting Older
The Use of Immunocytochemistry in the Diagnosis of Neoplasia
Therapeutic Advances in Novel Drug Therapy
Thromboembolism in Small Animal Practice
Transfusion Medicine
Unruly and Annoying Behaviors in Dogs and Cats
Use of Acrylics in the Fixation of Fractures
Vaccine Associated Sarcoma:  Are They All Caused by Vaccines?
Vaccine Associated Sarcoma:  Diagnosis, Treatment and Prognosis
Vestibular Disease
Video Otoscopy and Ear Flushing Techniques