Gastric Dilatation Volvulus: What's New?

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

This practical, case-based lecture will discuss new findings in the management and care of animals presenting with GDV. The pros and cons of various management techniques (e.g., does delaying surgery impact survival?) and a detailed description of the surgical techniques available and their pros and cons will be discussed.

Program Track:  Small Animal

CE Credits:  1.5

Available To:  All Attendees

Fee:  $0.00

Speaker(s)

Theresa Fossum DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS

Theresa (Terry) W. Fossum is the Vice President for Research and Strategic Initiatives and a Professor of Veterinary Surgery at Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. Dr. Fossum graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1982. After completing an internship at Santa Cruz Veterinary Hospital the following year, she went on to do a surgery residency and Master’s degree at the Ohio State University. She received board certification in Surgery (ACVS) in 1987 and joined the