AAEP Convention

Luke Ramsay, AAEP student program coordinator, discusses programs specially designed for veterinary studets at the AAEP Convention.

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AAEP Convention Student Program

November 30, 2012

Luke Ramsay discusses programs specially designed for veterinary studets at the AAEP Convention. ... Read More

Sally Baker, AAEP marketing and public relations director, explains what goes into creating the scientific program at the AAEP convention.

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Creating the AAEP Scientific Program

November 29, 2012

Get the inside scoop on creating the scientific program at the AAEP convention with Sally Baker.... Read More

2012 AAEP Convention in Anaheim, Calif.

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Planning the AAEP Convention

November 28, 2012

Sally Baker, director of marketing, talks about what goes into planning the AAEP convention. ... Read More

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Attendees Gearing Up for 2012 AAEP Convention

November 26, 2012

Sally Baker of the AAEP shares the top five things attendees can look forward to when they land in California.... Read More

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2012 AAEP Convention Companion

November 09, 2012

The AAEP Convention Companion was created especially for attendees of the 2012 AAEP Convention in California.... Read More

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2012 AAEP Conference Preview

November 01, 2012

A preview of the lectures and presentation that will take place at the 2012 AAEP conference in Anaheim, Calif.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Heads to Southern California in 2012

September 17, 2012

The AAEP will return to the West Coast in 2012 for its 58th Annual Convention, Dec. 1-5 in Anaheim, Calif.... Read More

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AAEP to Host Outreach Program at 2012 Convention

July 22, 2012

Attendees can learn about the Equitarian program, how to stay fit for practice, and about therapuetic riding.... Read More

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AAEP Keynote Speech Focuses on Equine Practice Communication

June 29, 2012

Communication in equine practice will be the focus of the 2012 keynote speech at the 58th AAEP convention. ... Read More

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Physiology Modifiers in Joint Disease Reviewed (AAEP 2011)

April 12, 2012

One presenter reviewed the mechanisms behind drugs used to treat joint disease in horses.... Read More

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Processing High- and Low-Quality Semen in Horses (AAEP 2011)

April 03, 2012

Using cooled-shipped semen to breed mares is a common practice, but not all spermatozoa tolerate cooling well.... Read More

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Gallium Nitrate and R. Equi Shedding (AAEP 2011)

April 02, 2012

Treatment of mares with oral gallium nitrate significantly reduced fecal concentrations of virulent R. equi.... Read More

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Effects of Behavior-Modifying Drug Investigated (AAEP 2011)

March 31, 2012

Fluphenazine, a human antipsychotic drug, has drawbacks that often preclude its use in horses.... Read More

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Delayed Suturing for Equine Lower Limb Wounds (AAEP 2011)

March 30, 2012

Delayed wound closure involves suturing wounds four to five days after injury. ... Read More

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Alternative Treatment for "Roaring" in Horses (AAEP 2011)

March 29, 2012

Researchers recently assessed the feasibility of functional electrical stimulation in roarers.... Read More

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Granulation Tissue Management in the Horse (AAEP 2011)

March 28, 2012

Equine wounds need to be managed carefully to prevent the development of exuberant granulation tissue.... Read More

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New 'Cancer Vaccine' for Horses in the Works (AAEP 2011)

March 27, 2012

Researchers are testing a 'cancer vaccine' to determine if it might be a viable equine treatment option.... Read More

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Treating Equine Upper Respiratory Tract Ailments (AAEP 2011)

March 26, 2012

A horse in respiratory distress or displaying other signs of airway ailments warrants a call to a veterinarian... Read More

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Acupuncture Use in Equine Reproduction (AAEP 2011)

March 25, 2012

Studies in human medicine are yielding promising results to support aucpuncture use in equine reproduction.... Read More

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Clinical Outcomes of Large Intestine Thickening (AAEP 2011)

March 25, 2012

Researchers find large intestinal thickening could indicate multiple diseases in addition to colic.... Read More

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Equine Head Flexion and Airway Inflammation (AAEP 2011)

March 22, 2012

Vets examined upper airway obstruction in horses being ridden and when displaying "normal" head carriage.... Read More

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New Insulin Resistance Test Method for Horses (AAEP 2011)

March 20, 2012

The new test correlated well with the conventional insulin-sensitivity test and it was repeatable.... Read More

Supporting limb laminitis was a secondary complication of Barbaro's catastrophic orthopedic injury, but the complications and pain from laminitis led to the 2006 Kentucky Derby winner's euthanasia.

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Benefits of Casts for Severe Horse Limb Injuries (AAEP 2011)

March 18, 2012

An equine surgeon described an improved casting technique to reduce cast complications. ... Read More

Images taken at 24 and 72 hours post-injection in the digital flexor tendon sheath showed a significantly increased amount of synovial fluid than the pre-injection images, which could be interpreted as joint swelling.

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Local Anesthesia's Effect on MRIs of Horse Feet (AAEP 2011)

March 17, 2012

Researchers recently examined whether diagnostic anesthesia could skew the results of equine foot MRIs.... Read More

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Managing Inflammatory Airway Disease in Horses (AAEP 2011)

March 16, 2012

Inflammatory airway disease is a top cause of decreased performance and affects up to 50% of equine athletes.... Read More