This article discusses the diagnostic and therapeutic applications of arthroscopy for various hindlimb joint disorders. The advantages of arthroscopy over arthrotomy in diagnosing and treating hindlimb joint diseases are emphasized. Understanding joint pathophysiology can help prevent and treat joint diseases. As more specialists become familiar with arthroscopic instrumentation and techniques, patients will benefit from arthroscopy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||15|
|Journal||Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian|
|State||Published - Aug 2005|
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