NoVOS Forum Stockholm 2023

A scientific meeting concerning state of the art in orthopaedic surgery.
Stockholm January 27-28 2023.

Program NoVOS Forum Meeting 2023.


Invited guests

Prof. Sorrel Langley-Hobbs MA BVetMed DSAS(O) DipECVS FHEA MRCVS
Chair in Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery
RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Orthopaedics)
EBVS European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Bristol Vet School, University of Bristol
Langford House, Langford

Prof. dr. Gino M.M.J. Kerkhoffs
Chair Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Amsterdam University Medical Centers
co- Chair Amsterdam IOC Research Center
Team NL, Preferred Physician NOC-NSF

PhD, Dr. med. Kristian Schaumburg Kiim
Abdominalcenter K
Bispebjerg Hospital

Dr. Med. Vet Eva Schnabl-Feichter
Assoc. Prof., Dipl. ECVS
Klinik für Kleintiere
University of Veterinary Medicine

From the NoVOS group

Gustaf Svensson, Sweden.

Silvia Jauernig, Norway.

Jarmo Rintasalo, Finland.

James Miles, Denmark.

Thomas Sissener, Norway.

Alessandro Piras, Finland.

Cats are not small dogs

Why cats are not just small dogs: species-oriented fracture treatment for the feline patient.
Sorrel Langley-Hobbs

Orthopaedic implications of neutering in feline patients.
Sorrel Langley-Hobbs

Needle arthroscopy - the next step forward

Needle arthroscopy: applications and outcomes in human medicine - no abstract available.
Gino M. M. J. Kerkhoffs

Use of needle arthroscopy in diagnostics and treatment of cats: Initial experience.
Eva Schnabl-Feichter

Complications in Veterinary Orthopaedic Surgery

How I minimize the risk of complications in pancarpal arthrodesis: Personal experience.
Jarmo Rintasalo

Hints and tips to improve outcomes and reduce complications in feline pelvic fracture repair.
Sorrel Langley-Hobbs

Challenges in treatment of patella luxations in cats.
Sorrel Langley-Hobbs

Distal extremity injuries

Do we finally have an answer for treatment of corns?
Silvia Jauernig

Challenges in digit injuries: Collateral ligament lesions and phalangeal fractures.
Alessandro Piras, NoVOS

The surgeon’s role in robot surgery

The surgeon’s role in robot surgery - no abstract available.
Kristian Schaumburg Kiim

Controversies in veterinary surgery

Preoperative planning corrective osteotomies

Planning a corrective osteotomy: Advantages and limitations of planning using radiography.
James Edward Miles

Planning a corrective osteotomy: Advantages and limitations of planning using CT.
Gustav Svensson

Biceps tenotomy versus tenodesis

To cut or not to cut: Indications for arthroscopic tenotomy of the biceps tendon for treatment of biceps disease.
Thomas Sissener

Biceps tenodesis as a functional alternative to tenotomy: Experience with a new tenodesis technique.
Thomas Sissener

Pancarpal versus partial carpal arthrodesis: When to choose what?

Pancarpal or partial carpal arthrodesis: What’s old and what’s new – latest acquisitions and implant solutions.
Alessandro Piras

Carpal arthrodesis in the feline patient: Is implant size still a limitation?
Sorrel Langley-Hobbs

Research, reports and cases. (Guests/Forum members)

Tenotomy of the superficial flexor tendon for treatment of corns affecting the digital pads: A case serie.
Anna Agger; Aspirant Steg II Swedish Surgery Specialization, Sweden

Long-term outcome in dogs with elbow dysplasia assessed by canine orthopaedic index.
Christina Obel, Resident ECVS SA surgery, Sweden

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