WSAVA 2002 - GRANADA - SPAIN

Animal Welfare
Cardiology
Critical Care & Anesthesia
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Ethology
Exotics
Gastroenterology
Hematic Parasites
Hematology
Imaging
Infectious Diseases
Molecular Genetics
Neurology
Oncology
Opthalmology
Orthopedics
Pharmacology
Reproduction
Surgery
Urology
Veterinary Nursing

 

Animal Welfare

Using and Killing Animals in Labs and Shelters: Coping, Contradiction, and Conflict
Laboratory Animal Use in Veterinary Education: Who Benefits?
Reduced Surgical Training at University Has Thrown a Greater Emphasis onto Post-Graduate Internship Training
Dealing With Change: The Response of the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, to Conscientious Objection and Legal Restrictions to the Use of Live Animals
The Laboratory versus the Client Owned Animal. Which One Should We Use to Teach Surgery: The Dutch Answer
The Use of Animals in Teaching at Tufts University
Non-Harmful Animal Use and Beneficial Animal Participation in Veterinary Medical Clinical Skills Learning And Mastery
The Triumphs and Pitfalls of Limited Access to Animals for Teaching Veterinary Surgery

Cardiology

Dyspnea: Stop, Look, Listen
Why is Heart Failure a Progressive Disease?
Congenital Heart Diseases: Part I
Congenital Heart Diseases: Part II
Is this Animal in Heart Failure?
Cardiac Emergencies
Advances in Treatment of Heart Failure
Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Sexual and Breed-Related Differences
Biochemical Markers of Cardiac Dysfunction
Valvular Heart Disease in Dogs
Pericardial Disease: Diagnosis and Management
Hypertension-Hypotension. Blood Pressure Measurements in Dogs And Cats

Critical Care & Anesthesia

Management of the Trauma Patient
Resuscitation From Hypovolemic Shock

How To Prepare Emergencies
Use of Opioids in Anesthesia Practice
Injectable Anesthesia: Pharmacology and Clinical Use of Contemporary Agents
Medical Management of Septic Shock
Medical Management of Burned Animals
Postsurgical Care

Dermatology

Claw Diseases in Dogs and Cats
Feline Eosinophilic Skin Diseases
Diagnosing, Treating and Preventing Food Allergy

The Approach to Canine Recurrent Pyoderma
Sporotrichosis

Cryptococcosis
Pythiosis
Sporotrycosis, Cryptococcosis and Pythiosis Therapy
Drug Eruption
Canine Leishmaniosis: Evaluation of the Immunocompromised Patient

Endocrinology

Diagnostic Testing for Hyperadrenocorticism
Ultrasonography of the Endocrine Glands
Diagnosing Canine Hypothyroidism and the Euthyroid Sick Syndrome
Hypercalcemia in Dogs and Cats: Etiology and Diagnostic Approach
Polyuria, Polydipsia and Diabetes Insipidus
Diagnostic Approach to the Incidental Adrenal Mass
New Treatment Options in Canine Cushing's Syndrome
Experiences with Blood Glucose Home Monitoring by Owners of Diabetic Dogs and Cats

Ethology

Separation Anxiety
Elimination Behavior Problems in Dogs
Difficulties in The Diagnosis of Dominance Aggression in Dogs
Aggression Towards Unfamiliar People and Other Dogs: Diagnosis and Treatment
Feline Aggression: Associations with Elimination Disorders and Complex Neurochemistry
Case-Based Examples of Anxiety Profiles in Dogs and Cats and Their Treatment
Canine Brain Aging: From Diagnosis to Management

Exotics

Anaesthesia and Analgesia of Exotic Animals: Rodents and Rabbits
Reptiles Ophthalmology
Carte D'identite Chinchilla
Anomalies and Disorders in Beak and Feathers
The Anorexic Rabbit: Part 1
The Anorexic Rabbit: Part 2
Avian Radiology
How to Recognize, Treat, and Prevent Nutritional Diseases in Parrots
Therapeutic Techniques of Birds
Therapeutic Techniques of Reptiles

Gastroenterology

Diseases of the Esophagus
Bacterial Overgrowth in Dogs-More Common Than You Think
Bacterial Enteropathogens in Dogs
The Acute Abdomen
Pancreatitis in the Dog and Cat
Interventional Endoscopic Techniques
Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Dog and Cat
Colonoscopy in the Dog and Cat
Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract: Endoscopic Diagnosis
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach to the Cat with Chronic Diarrhea
What Constitutes a Proper Fecal Examination?

Hematic Parasites

Feline Anemia Caused by Infectious Agents
Zoonoses in the Mediterranean Area
Canine and Feline Babesiosis
Cytauxzoonosis
Infectious Causes of Anaemia
Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects of Canine Ehrlichiosis

Hematology

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Immune-Mediated Hematologic Disease
Clinical Hemostasis
Feline Anemias-A Diagnostic Challenge
Feline Anemias-Therapeutic Options and Transfusion Therapy
Applications of the Blood Smear in Emergency Medicine

Imaging

Radiographic Diagnosis of Pulmonary Disease
Imaging the Urinary Tract
Imaging the GI Tract
Radiology of The Mediastinum
Use of Contrast Media in Veterinary Radiology
Radiology of the Skull
Radiology of the Spine
Ultrasonography of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Endoscopy of the Respiratory Tract
How To Become a Better Radiologist!
Basic Principles of Abdominal Radiography
The Many Faces of Elbow Dysplasia

Infectious Diseases

Canine Vaccination Protocols
Feline Vaccination Protocols
Diagnosis and Management of Fever in Cats
Update on Infectious Causes of Diarrhea in Cats
Response of Puppies to Vaccination with Canine Distemper and Canine Parvovirus

Molecular Genetics

The Ocular Diseases
Diseases of the Blood
Diseases of the Kidneys
Genetic Control of Hereditary Skeletal Diseases
Molecular Genetics-Diseases of the Liver
Basic Clinical Genetics

Neurology

Thoracolumbar/Cervical Disc Disease in Dogs
A Retrospective Study on 90 Cases of Inflammatory Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection in Dogs
The Every Day Seizure Case Management
Vestibular Diseases of Cats and Dogs
Cerebellar Diseases of Dogs and Cats
Management of Brain Trauma
Diagnosis and Treatment of Brain Tumors
Cauda Equina, Clinical Manifestations, Diagnosis and Prognosis

Oncology

Cytology and Biopsies for the Practitioner: Part 1
Cytology and Biopsies for the Practitioner: Part 2
Update on Feline Fibrosarcoma
Ten Best Kept Secrets for Treating Cats with Cancer
Mast Cell Tumors: Hot New Diagnostics and Treatment!
Nutrition and Cancer: Exciting Advances for 2002!
Canine Hemangiosarcoma. Clinical Update

Opthalmology

Treatment of Orbital Diseases in Small Animals
New Drugs for Small Animal Ophthalmology
Canine Glaucoma. Recent Advances in its Diagnosis and Treatment.
Avian Ophthalmology-Principles and Application
Anterior Uveitis. Diagnosis and Treatment
Ocular Manifestations of Canine Leishmaniasis. Diagnosis and Treatment
Corneal Diseases of Dogs and Cats
Cataracts
Biometry of the Axial Length of Eyes in Different Dog Breeds
Fluorescein Angiography
Ocular Tumors: Echographic-Tissular Correlation
Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Hypertension in Dogs and Cats

Orthopedics

How I Handle Hip Luxations In Dogs
Shoulder Osteochondrosis-Shoulder Synovial Chondromatosis-Shoulder Dysplasia
Shoulder Musculo-Tendinous Pathology: Problems of the Biceps, Supra and Infra Spinatus
The Lax Shoulder in the Dog: Surgical Management
Lateral Patellar Luxation in Large Dogs. A Challenging Therapeutical Approach
Concept of Biologic Osteosynthesis
Current Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Cranial Cruciate Ligament Injury
Juvenile Orthopedic Disease
Diagnosis and Management of Osteoarthritis
Diagnosis and Treatment Options for Hip Dysplasia in Dogs
Sesamoid Disease
Rectus Femoris Transplantation in the Treatment of Medial Patellar Luxation
Achilles Tendon Injuries
Special Spinal Fracture Fixation Techniques
Dynamic Ulna Osteotomies in Canine Elbow Displasia
Complications Associated to TPO (Triple Pelvic Osteotomy)
TPLO by Slocum a Successful Approach in the Treatment of Cranial Cruciate Ligament Injures

Pharmacology

Effect of Renal Failure on Gastrointestinal Physiology in Dogs
Plasma Creatinine for Testing Renal Function: Avoid Misinterpretation
Dosage Regimen Adjustment in Renal Failure: Why, When and How
Dosage Regimen Adjustment through Therapeutic Dosage Monitoring
Pharmacokinetic Concepts of Practical Application by Clinicians
Strategies for Using Antibiotics in Animals
New Advances in Antibiotic Treatment for Animals
Drugs Used to Treat Immune-Mediated Disorders in Animals

Reproduction

The Ovarian Remnant Syndrome in the Bitch and Queen
Methods for Induction of Estrus in Dogs Using Gonadotropins, GNRH or Dopamine Agonists
Physiology and Clinical Parameters of Pregnancy in Dogs
Pelvimetry to Diagnose Dystocia in the Bitch
What Can Be Learned From 2500 AIs in the Dog?
Canine Pyometra: Pathogenesis, Therapy and Clinical Cases
Clinical Use of Hormones in the Control of Reproduction in Bitches and Queens
Estrous Control in the Bitch
Management of Prostatic Disorders

Surgery

Perineal Hernia, Lateral vs. Caudal Approach
Surgical Mistakes
Oral Surgical Conditions
Intrathoracic Esophagus Surgery
Chylothorax
Surgical Management Of Tracheal Collapse
Pneumothorax
Nasopharyngeal Disorders of Dogs and Cats
Use of Skin Folds for Reconstructive Surgery in the Dog and Cat
Abdominal Conditions of the Dog and Cat
Canine Osteosarcoma, Is There a Cure?
The Role of Emergency Surgery in Thoracic Trauma

Urology

Hypertension in Renal Diseases and Failure. The Practical Aspect
Effect of Benazepril Treatment in Dogs with Naturally Occurring Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Assessment of Renal Function: What Can Be Done In Practice
Feline Hypertension: Diagnosis and Management
Diagnosis and Management of Canine Glomerular Disease
Proteinuria and the Progression of Chronic Renal Disease in the Dog
Prevention of Acute Renal Failure
Renal Diseases in Cats

Veterinary Nursing

Analgesia in Dogs and Cats: Importance, Drugs and Methods
Vaginal Cytology in the Bitch and Queen
Veterinary Nursing in Europe: An overview of attitudes and training
Nurses' Program
Practical Approach to the Bleeding Patient
Oral Care in Companion Animals-How Can Nurses Help?
Significance of Urine Analysis in the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infections