Global Veterinary Specialist | Surgery, Specialists, Science, Service & Symposia

Global Veterinary Specialists

Surgery, Specialists, Science, Service & Symposia

Publications:

Liska WD, Israel SK: Morbidity and mortality following total hip replacement. Veterinary Comparative Orthopedics and Traumatology. In publication 2017

 

Liska WD: Complications in total hip replacement: revision or explantation. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology. September 2016. London, England

 

Liska WD: Morbidity and mortality following total hip replacement. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology September 2016. London, England

 

Liska WD: How important is the template process for THR surgery? Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology September 2016. London, England

 

Liska WD: Use and outcomes of the BFX titanium EBM collared femoral stem. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology September 2016. London, England

 

Liska WD: An orthopaedic case that taught me a big lesson. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology. September 2016. London, England

 

Von Pfeil, DJF, Liska WD, Nelson S, Mann S, Wakshlag JJ: A survey of orthopedic injuries during a marathon sled dog race. American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2015, Poster Presentation

 

Liska WD: Total Hip Replacement, In Complications in Small Animal Surgery, Ed D Griffon and A Hamaide , Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, NJ 2015, Chapter 113, p778-833

 

Liska WD: In Memory of Jere. An Editorial in Veterinary Surgery. 44:678, 2015

 

Liska WD, Doyle ND: Use of an electron beam melting manufactured titanium collared cementless femoral stem to resist subsidence after canine total hip replacement. Veterinary Surgery. 44:7, 883-894, 2015

 

Von Pfeil, DJF, Liska WD, Nelson S, Mann S, Wakshlag JJ: A survey of orthopedic injuries during a marathon sled dog race. Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports, Published On Line, Dovepress. 2015:6 pp329-339, 2015

 

Liska WD: Hip problems: The role of total hip replacement. Proceedings Veterinary Centers of America West Los Angeles Seminar June 10, 2015

 

Liska WD: Femoral Head Ostectomy: Rehabilitation or Hip Replacement. Proceedings Veterinary Centers of America West Los Angeles Seminar June 10, 2015

 

Liska WD: Defining the total knee replacement candidate. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons, San Diego 2014

 

Liska WD: Feline total hip replacement. 4th World Veterinary Orthopedic Congress Proceedings. March 7, 2014

 

Liska WD: Common shoulder injuries in dogs. International Sled Dog Veterinary Medical Association Mushers and Veterinary Handbook: Iditarod Sled Dog Race (Ed) D von Pfeil. 3rd Ed, p 146-147, 2014

 

Von Pfeil DJF, Liska WD: Overview of a few big sled dog races. International Sled Dog Veterinary Medical Association Musher and Veterinary Handbook: Iditarod Sled Dog Race, 3rd Ed, 2014

 

Liska WD: Why I use bone cement in total hip replacement. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology Vienna, Austria 2013

 

Liska WD: Hip replacement vs femoral head ostectomy in small dogs and cats. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology Vienna, Austria 2013

 

Budsberg SC, Stoker AM, Johnston SA, Liska WD, Reno LR, Cook JL: In vitro effects of meloxicam on metabolism in articular cartilage from dogs with naturally occurring osteoarthritis. American Journal of Veterinary Research 74:1198-1205, 2013

 

Liska WD: The learning curve for canine hip replacement: Avoiding technical errors and complications. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Cemented and cementless canine hip replacement: Current perspective. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: If femoral head ostectomy is so good, how do we justify Micro Hip Replacement in small dogs and in cats. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Revision strategies for canine hip replacement: Getting out of trouble. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Total elbow replacement in dogs. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Canine total knee replacement: Indications, technique, and outcomes. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Total knee replacement: Lessons learned from the human experience. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Measuring success in our surgical cases. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Specialty hospital structure in the USA. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Management of a surgical practice: The business aspect. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Marketing advanced surgical procedures. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Canine knee osteoarthritis: Knee replacement or a reconstructive procedure?. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Total joint arthroplasty: Surgery and rehabilitation. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: FHO Failure – Rehabilitation or replacement. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Coxofemoral luxation algorithm. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Hip fractures: What salvage procedure is right?. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Infection: Reducing it in private practice. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Orthopedic complications: They happen – deal with it!. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Liska WD: Salvage procedures: Lessons learned from 1500 hip replacements to avoid trouble. Australia & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists Annual Meeting Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, July 10-13, 2013

 

Peck J, Liska WD, DeYoung D, Marcellin-Little: Clinical application of total hip replacement Chapter 7 in Advances in Small Animal Total Joint Replacement (Ed J Peck & D Marcellin-Little) Wiley-Blackwell North America 2012

 

Liska WD: Everything you should know about FHO and more. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 7, 2012

 

Liska WD: Iditarod Sled Dog Race. A veterinarian’s experience. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 7, 2012

 

Liska WD: Indications for Total Joint Replacement. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 7, 2012

 

Liska WD: Decisions making and risks of total joint replacement. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 8, 2012

 

Liska WD: Total joint replacement surgical technique. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 8, 2012

 

Liska WD: Outcomes of total joint replacement. Proceedings Central Veterinary Conference San Diego, December 8, 2012

 

Eskelinen EV, Liska WD, Hyytiainen HK, Hielm-Bjorkman A: Canine total knee replacement performed due to osteoarthritis subsequent to distal femur fracture osteosynthesis. Veterinary Comparative Orthopedics and Traumatology 25:427-432, 2012

 

Von Pfeil DJF, Liska WD, Nelson S et al: Update on orthopedic research along the Iditarod Trail. Proceedings International Sled Dog Veterinary Medical Association 2012 Banff, Alberta Canada September 29, 2012

 

Liska WD: Common shoulder injuries in companion dogs. Proceedings International Sled Dog Veterinary Medical Association. 2012, Banff, Alberta Canada September 29, 2012

 

Liska WD: Overview of BioMedtrix THR complications in 1600 consecutive cases. Proceeding European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology September 15, 2012

 

Liska WD: Total hip replacement cementless femoral stem subsidence: Elimination of the risk using a custom collared femoral stem. Proceedings European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology September 15, 2012

 

Jankovits DA, Liska WD, Kalis RH: Treatment of avascular necrosis of the femoral head in small dogs with micro total hip replacement. Veterinary Surgery 41:143-147 2012

 

Kalis RH, Liska WD, Jankovits DA: Total hip replacement as a treatment option for capital physeal fractures in dogs and cats. Veterinary Surgery 41:148-155 2012

 

Liska WD: Helpful hints for the CFX Micro THR system. Proceedings Micro THR WorkshopAVORE, Stockton, CA December 3, 2011

 

Liska WD, Piermattei D, Marino D: Femoral head ostectomy or total hip replacement for cats and small dogs. A panel discussion. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium Chicago, Il November 5, 2011

 

Liska WD: Lessons learned from 1500 total hip replacements. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium Chicago, Il November 5, 2011

 

Liska WD: Total hip replacement indications for the non-dysplastic hip. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium Proceedings Chicago, Il November 5, 2011

 

Lockwood AA, Liska WD: Duration of clinical signs prior to total hip replacement in dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 238: April 1, 2011

 

Allen MJ, Liska WD, Townsend KL: Total Knee Replacement in the Dog. In, Advances in The Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament, Ed. Peter Muir, Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa 2010

 

Liska WD: Micro THR – Clinical Experience. American College of Veterinary SurgeonsProceedings, Seattle, Washington. October 23, 2010

 

Liska WD: Canine Total Knee Replacement. World Veterinary Orthopedic Congress Proceedings, Bologna, Italy. September 17, 2010

 

Liska WD: Hip Replacement in Small Patients. World Veterinary Orthopedic Congress Proceedings, Bologna, Italy. September 17, 2010

 

Liska WD: Revision of the Cemented THR. World Veterinary Orthopedic Congress Proceedings, Bologna, Italy. September 18, 2010

 

Liska WD: Hip Replacement in Dogs and Cats. Pet Talk Magazine, June, 2010

 

Liska WD: Micro total hip replacement for cats and small dogs. DVM Magazine SurgerySTAT, May 10, 2010

 

Liska WD: Canine total knee replacement. DVM Magazine SurgerySTAT, April 10, 2010

 

Liska WD, Doyle ND: Micro total hip replacement for feline and small canine patients: Surgical technique and outcomes. Veterinary Surgery. 39:797-810 2010

 

Liska WD, Doyle ND, Schwartz Z: Successful revision of a femoral head ostectomy (with a postoperative sciatic neurapraxia) to a total hip replacement in a cat. Veterinary Comparative Orthopedics and Traumatology. 23:119-123, 2010

 

Liska WD, Doyle ND, Marcellin-Little D, Osborne J: Total Hip replacement in three cats: Surgical technique, short term out-come and comparison to femoral head ostectomy.Veterinary Comparative Orthopedics and Traumatology. 22:505-510, 2009

 

Liska WD: Micro total hip replacement in small dogs and cats. British Veterinary Orthopedic Association. Proceedings. December, 2009

 

Liska WD: Total hip replacement complication resolution – An overview. British Veterinary Orthopedic Assn. Proceedings. December, 2009

 

Liska WD: Total hip replacement decision making – cemented or cementless implants? British Veterinary Orthopedic Association Proceedings. December, 2009

 

Liska WD: Canine total knee replacement – Indications, technique, and results. British Veterinary Orthopedic Association Proceedings. December, 2009

 

Ben-Amotz R, Liska WD, Doyle ND, Keifer KM: Iliofemoral external fixatorApplication for temporary stabilization of recurring caudal ventral hip joint luxation afterTotal hip replacement. Veterinary Orthopedics and Comparative Traumatology. 22:1-4, 2009

 

Liska WD, Doyle ND: Canine total knee replacement: Surgical technique and one-year outcome. Veterinary Surgery. 38:568-582, 2009

 

Andrews CM, Liska WD, Roberts DJ: Sciatic neurapraxia as a complication of 1000 consecutive canine total hip replacements. Veterinary Surgery 37:254-262, 2008

 

Liska WD: Sports medicine: Iditarod Sled Dog Race – A veterinarian’s experience at the Ultimate endurance event. Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Symposium Proceedings,

November, 2008

 

Liska WD: Total hip replacement in sporting dogs – can it stand the test? American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum Proceedings. October, 2008

 

Liska WD: Total knee replacement. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum Proceedings, October, 2008

 

Liska WD: Micro THR in small dogs and cats. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum Proceedings, October, 2008

 

Liska WD: Managing THR complications. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum Proceedings, October, 2008

 

Doyle ND, Liska WD: Surgical and physical therapy management of total joint arthroplasty. International Symposium on Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy in Veterinary Medicine Proceedings, Auburn, Alabama. August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Femur Fractures associated with canine total hip replacement. Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Sciatic Neurapraxia as a complication in 1000 consecutive canine total hip replacements. Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Pulmonary embolism associated with canine total hip replacement. Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Canine total knee replacement. Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Micro total hip replacement in small dogs and cats. Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Challenging joint replacement cases: What would you do? Contemporary Issues in Total Joint Replacement Proceedings, August, 2008

 

Liska WD: Total joint arthroplasty – hip, knee, elbow. Brazil Veterinary Orthopedic Assn Proceedings, June, 2008

 

Liska WD, Marcellin-Little D, Eskelinen EV, Sidebotham CG, Harrysson OLA, Hielm-

Bjorkman AK; Custom total knee replacement in a dog with femoral condylar bone loss.Veterinary Surgery. 36:293-301, 2007

 

Liska WD: Canine total knee replacement. American College of Veterinary Surgeons Proceedings, October, 2007

 

Liska WD: Cemented Total Hip Replacement: Experience in USA with the BioMedtrix Prosthesis, European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology Pre-Congress Total Hip Replacement Seminar, September 2004

 

Liska WD: Revision of Cemented THR Prosthesis: European Society of Veterinary Orthopedics and Traumatology Pre-Congress Total Hip Replacement Seminar, September 9, 2004

 

Liska WD: Femur Fractures associated with canine total hip replacement. Veterinary Surgery 33:164-172, 2004

 

Liska WD, Poteet BA: Pulmonary embolism associated with canine total hip replacement. Veterinary Surgery. 32:178-186, 2003

 

Liska WD: Specialized Treatment Centers. Southwest Vet Symposium, Ft Worth, Feb 1999

 

Liska WD: Triple Pelvic Osteotomies, GCVS Brochure, 1998

 

Liska WD: Intervertebral Disc Disease, GCVS Brochure, 1998

 

Liska WD: Total Hip Replacement, GCVS Brochure, 1998

 

Liska WD: The roles of the referring veterinarian and the veterinary specialist in the management of neurological and musculoskeletal problems. Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XII Textbook, J Bonagura (ed), WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 1204-1208 1995

 

Liska WD: Surgical diseases of the canine and feline colon, rectum, and anus. American Animal Hospital Association Proceedings, 1986

 

Liska WD: Gastric Surgery. American Animal Hospital Association Proceedings, 1986

 

Liska WD: Surgical diseases of the canine and feline colon, rectum, and anus. Soft Tissue Surgery Seminar Texas A&M University Proceedings, April 20, 1986

 

W Liska Associate Editor; B Jones Editor, Canine and Feline Gastroenterology Textbook. WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 1986

 

Liska, WD: The use of wires in long bone fracture repair. Textbook of Small Animal Surgery, D Slatter (ed), WB Saunders, Philadelphia, p 2003-2014, 1985

 

Liska WD: Neuroradiology and myelography. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1984

 

Liska WD: Hemilaminectomy for T-L disc disease. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1984

 

Liska WD: Cryosurgery for the small animal practitioner. American Animal Hospital Association Proceedings, 463-468, 1983

 

Liska WD: Rectal, anal canal, and perianal surgery. American Animal Hospital Association Proceedings, 229-234, 1983

 

Liska WD: Cystotomy and its complications. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: Surgical management of prostatic cysts and prostatic abscesses. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: Surgical management of prostatic cysts and prostatic abscesses. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: Pathophysiology and medical therapy for prostatic diseases. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: Prostate surgical anatomy. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: Management of canine penis, prepuce, and urethral problems. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1982

 

Liska WD: MacEwen EG, Zaki FA, Garvey M: Feline systemic mastocytosis: A review and results of splenectomy in seven cases. American Animal Hospital Association Journal. 15:589-597, 1979

 

Liska WD: Use of cryosurgery in companion animals. Proceedings American College of Veterinary Surgeons Forum, October, 1981

 

Liska WD: Anorectal and perianal cryosurgery. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice. 10 (4): 803-820, 1980

 

Liska WD, Tilley L: Patent ductus arteriosis: Veterinary Clinics of North America. 9(2):195-206, 1979

 

Liska WD: Cryosurgical treatment of oral tumors. Proceedings American College of Cryosurgery Annual Meeting. November 18, 1978

 

Liska WD Cryosurgical treatment of perianal adenomas. Proceedings American College of Cryosurgery Annual Meeting. November 18, 1978

 

Liska WD, Withrow SJ: Cryosurgical treatment of perianal gland adenomas in the dog, American Animal Hospital Association Journal, 14:457-463, 1978

 

Liska WD: Effective use of full cerclage wires. Texas Veterinarian, February, 1978

 

Liska WD: Small animal external coaptation, Texas Veterinarian, February, 1978

 

Liska WD: Small Animal External Coaptation. American Animal Hospital Association Proceedings, 1977

 

Liska WD, Patnaik AK: Leiomyoma of the ureter of a dog. American Animal Hospital Association Journal. 13:83-84, 1997

 

Liska WD: The use of full cerclage wires in treating long bone fractures in dogs and cats: Part II Evaluation of clinical cases and discussion. Residency Paper / Presentation at The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, May 20, 1976

 

Liska WD: The use of full cerclage wires in treating long bone fractures in dogs and cats: Part I Correct application and osteosynthesis with their use. Residency Paper / Presentation at The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, February 26, 1976

 

Liska WD, Greiner TP, Withrow SJ: Cryosurgery in the treatment of perianal fistulae.Veterinary Clinics of North America Textbook, 5: (3)449-456, 1975 Greiner TP, Liska WD, Withrow SJ: Cryosurgery. Veterinary Clinics of North America Textbook, 5 (3): 565-581, 1975

 

Withrow SJ, Greiner TP, Liska WD: Cryosurgery: Veterinary Considerations. American Animal Hospital Association Journal. 11:272-282, 1975

 

Liska WD: Perianal Fistulae. Residency Paper / Presentation at The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, January 22, 1975

 

Liska WD: Canine hepatomas and hepatocellular carcinomas, Residency Paper / Presentation at The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, April 9, 1975