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6 Written questions

6 Multiple choice questions

  1. benefit- widely known by breeders, easy to perform (hip extended VD view), may screen animals and not submit the rads
    negatives-must wait until 2 years old to certify animals, less predictive of DJD
  2. -pain on extension and abduction of hip
    -creptitation of hip
    -pelvic limb muscle atrophy
    -positive Ortolani sign
  3. -orthopedic foundation of arthritic animals
    -PennHIP
  4. early/no DJD (young animals-5-10mo), advanced/arthritic (older patients)
  5. += can certify as early as 8 weeks, more predictive of DJD
    -= less well known, all films must be submitted, must submit more than one radiograph
  6. animals are so young, there is no way to know if they will develop DJD. It is best to have these animals sterilized at the same time

5 True/False questions

  1. Which procedure is very expensive, has the potential for serious complications, but can offer excellent function to the patient?
    A. TPO
    B.FHO
    C.THR
    cementless has decreased potential for infection, decreased loosening, better recovery

          

  2. The signalment and history can virtually give the diagnosis of hip dysplasia away, but do not exclude other things. What are some other differentials?pelvic denervation

          

  3. What are the advantages of using cementless THR versus cemented THR?benefit- widely known by breeders, easy to perform (hip extended VD view), may screen animals and not submit the rads
    negatives-must wait until 2 years old to certify animals, less predictive of DJD

          

  4. What are some medical management options for patients with hip dysplasia?-weight control
    -exercise control
    -pain control
    - (chondroprotective agents)

          

  5. Which of the three hip dysplasia treatments is advantageous as being a low cost, low pain, and easy rehabilitation procedure?
    A. TPO
    B. FHO
    C. THR
    B