Medical and Orthopaedic Ultrasound Workshop

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This popular two-day practical course has been designed to enable delegates to receive hands-on ultrasound training under the guidance of recognised specialists.

 2 Day Workshop - £550

 Alternatively you can book for just one day, please return to the main menu and select which day you would like to attend.

 Course Code

EQ1712/EQ1713

Course Dates

12th October 2017 – 13th October 2017

Places Available

12

Course Description

Day 1 is an introduction to diagnostic ultrasound of equine medical cases.  This practical workshop will commence by spending some time learning how to get the most of your ultrasound machine and how to avoid common pitfalls. 

After a short series of lectures the day is divided into hands on practical sessions where delegates will have small group tuition on abdominal, thoracic and ocular ultrasonography of the equine patient. There will be ample opportunities to practice what you have learnt in the lectures on a variety of horses and with a wide range of ultrasound scanners.

Day 2 of this course will provide a solid introduction to ultrasound scanning of the equine distal limb. The course will cover the basic ultrasound anatomy and the common diseases of the soft tissues of the distal limb.  We will concentrate on optimising the image on the screen and offer tips for obtaining better diagnostic images so that you will gain confidence and competence by the end of the day. We will share our tips for obtaining high quality images and for interpretation of those images.

Speakers:

Fernando Malalana DVM DipECEIM GPCert(EqP) FHEA MRCVS

Harry Carslake MA VetMB DipACVIM MRCVS

Peter Milner BVetMed BSc(Hons) PhD CertES(Orth) MRCVS FHEA

Tom Maddox BVSc PhD CertVDI DipECVDI MRCVS

Padraig Kelly MVB MVM DipECVS MRCVS

This workshop is suitable for delegates working towards an equine RCVS CertAVP.

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12 Oct 2017 Leahurst House, Leahurst Campus Book now

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