BEVA Fundamentals of Internal Medicine - acute and chronic

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A day course discussing important internal medicine topics, and learning the skills of cardiac ultrasound, endoscopy and sampling of the guttural pouches and performing a tracheal wash and BAL.  These are valuable skills essential for vets seeing horses in general practice. Pre-course online learning will allow for emphasis on the day to be placed on the practical skills required. A tour of Liphook Equine Hospital and Laboratory will be available after the course.

Please read and adhere to the BEVA Biosecurity Instructions for Practical Courses, which can be found here.

WHERE  Liphook Equine Hospital, Forest Mere, Liphook Hants GU30 7JG  COURSE FEES  BEVA Members £240  Non-Members £480


FORMAT:  Pre-course Online Learning to be completed prior to the day- when and how to take samples from the respiratory system (guttural pouches, tracheal wash, bronchoalveolar lavage).  Morning Lectures will cover case-based discussion of common endocrine presentations and how to interpret results, how to investigate liver disease, dealing with Strangles, and how to investigate allergic airway disease.  Afternoon Practicals will consist of teaching in the following areas with live horses or cadavers:  • Tracheal wash and BAL – live horses and plucks  • Examination and sampling of the guttural pouch – cadavers  • Abdominal ultrasound – live horses  SUITABLE FOR RCVS MODULES  B-EP.3, C-E.3, C-E.15, C-E.16   COURSE ORGANISER Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM, Hants  COURSE SPEAKERS  Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM, Hants  Andy Durham BSc BVSc CertEP DEIM DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants  Jamie Prutton BSc (Hons) BVSc DipACVIM DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants


Start date Location / delivery
12 Nov 2019 Liphook Equine Hospital, GU30 7JG Book now

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