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AAEP Convention 2010

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Convention returned to Baltimore on Dec. 4-8, 2010, and it attracted more than 5,500 veterinarians, veterinary technicians, veterinary students, and other attendees.

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Rhodococcus equi Pneumonia

Rhodococcus equi causes pneumonia in foals that are generally between the ages of 3 weeks and 5 months.

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Reproduction Advances

The many recent advances in horse reproduction were discussed during the 2010 AAEP Convention.

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Piroplasmosis, Guttural Pouch Infection, Miscellaneous Topics

Topics at the 2010 AAEP Convention included piroplasmosis in horses and guttural pouch infection in foals.

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Milne Lecture: Eye Surface Failure in Horses

Dr. Dennis Brooks spoke about catastrophic ocular surface failure in the horse at the 2008 AAEP Convention.

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News and Awards

More than 5,500 veterinarians and other attendees attended the 2010 AAEP Convention in Baltimore, Md.

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AAEP 2010 Convention Complete Coverage

A wrap-up of the 2010 AAEP Convention, including in-depth coverage of nearly 100 presentations and sessions.

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Equine Welfare

One of the AAEP’s ongoing goals is to address the welfare issues that many horses and their owners face.

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Lameness: Soft Tissue

A summary of discussions related to soft tissue lameness from the 2010 AAEP Convention.

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Lameness: Joints

During the 2010 AAEP Convention, veterinarians discussed technologies and treatments for joints and lameness.

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Gastrointestinal Tract

Topics regarding the horse's gastrointestinal (GI) tract from the 2010 AAEP Convention.

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A recap of the FDA's ongoing attempts to ensure safety of drugs produced by compounding pharmacies.

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Drugs and Anesthesia

Pain medication delivery, sedatives, anesthesia support, and anti-inflammatory drug safety discussed.

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Racehorse Topics

Racehorse topics such as track surfaces and fatality rates, injuries, and limb deformity are discussed.

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Keynote: Unwanted Horses

Equine welfare and the growing population of horses needing homes are daily challenges for veterinarians.

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Kester News Hour: Top Equine Veterinary News of 2010

Find out what some equine veterinarians deemed the most important news in the horse health world in 2010.

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Respiratory Issues in Horses

Horse respiratory issues discussed during the 2010 AAEP Convention included PCR testing for specific diseases.

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Hoof Care

Farrier-vet teamwork, laminitis, horse hoof examination techniques, etc., were covered at the farriery program

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Coverage of equine neurology topics at the 2010 American Association for Equine Practitioners Convention.

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