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This lecture will provide the attendee with tips and tricks particular to avian and exotic radiography concerning patient preparation, restraint, positioning, anatomy, technique, and interpretation of radiographic images.

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Radiography is a good diagnostic modality in that it is noninvasive and provides excellent diagnostic information. However, avian and exotic patients present special challenges in practice. Radiography is no exception. As for other species, maximizing image quality and obtaining diagnostic radiographs in avian and exotic patients depends on proper positioning and radiographic technique. 

This lecture will provide the attendee with tips and tricks particular to avian and exotic radiography concerning patient preparation, restraint, positioning, anatomy, technique, and interpretation of radiographic images. 

Speakers

Speakers to be confirmed
  • Dr Dan Johnson
    Dr Dan Johnson
    Dan Johnson is a 1992 graduate of North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine (NCSU-CVM). In 1996 he founded North Carolina’s first all-exotics practice, Avian and Exotic Animal Care, located in Raleigh. Dr. Johnson’s caseload is made up entirely of exotic pets, fish, wildlife, and zoo species. He also serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at NCSU-CVM. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) specializing in exotic companion mammal practice and is a past president of the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV). Dr. Johnson publishes and lectures internationally on avian and exotic animal practice.
ICARE 2019
London, UK