AOVET Small Animal Course

AOVET Course—Principles in Small Animal Fracture Management: Wet Lab – dog

October 19–20, 2018, Cremona, Italy


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Cremona 2018

Course chair 
Bruno Peirone (IT) 

Lab director

Ullrich Reif (DE)


National faculty
Alessandro Boero (IT)
Lisa Piras (IT)
Luca Vezzoni (IT)

Course Description

The AOVET principles course with cadaver lab is focused on hands-on application of the fracture treatment milestones delivered by the principles course


Target participants

This is an advanced course suitable for veterinary surgeons with previous experience in small animal orthopedic surgery. Prior attendance at an AO Principles of Fracture Management course is required.

Course objectives

  • Execute the surgical approaches to long bones and direct fracture reduction techniques
  • Demonstrate fracture treatment with plates in accordance with the AO principles
  • Evaluate postoperative radiographs to judge the fracture repair and detect the technical pitfalls that might lead to a potential complication



Registration fee

Advanced course: EUR 1,200

10 percent discount for AOVET paying members and SCIVAC members, 5 percent early registration fee. Maximum 15 percent discount.


For more information and registration, please visit the event room.



Jasmin Flori-Hess, AOVET Education (CH):


Course venue

Trecchi Palace

Via Trecchi 20

20100 Cremona CR


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