As part of the Lafeber Company Student Program, Dr. David Scott of the Carolina Raptor Center presented this distance-learning event for the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Zoo & Wildlife Society. View this 61-minute presentation, which explores proper triage, prognosis, and repair options for various fractures as well as post-operative care and protocols, including physical therapy.
Stay Tuned: This content has been submitted to the American Association of Veterinary State Boards Registry of Approved Continuing Education for 1 hour of continuing education credit. A brief quiz will be added when (and if) this approval is granted.
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