1122 Practical Abdominal Ultrasound Level 2

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About the course

This two day practical ultrasound course is designed for vets in practice who have a moderate amount of ultrasound experience. To attend this course, you should be familiar with the basic use of an ultrasound machine, and you should be confident in your ability to locate and examine the liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder and prostate. This course has a limited number of delegates and a high tutor: delegate ratio to help you to get the most from the practical scanning sessions and develop your scanning skills for use in your practice.

What you'll learn:

  • How to recognise ultrasound artefacts
  • How to locate the gastrointestinal tract, lymph nodes, pancreas and adrenal glands
  • Normal appearance of the gastrointestinal tract, lymph nodes, pancreas and adrenal glands
  • How to recognise the appearance of common diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, lymph nodes,pancreas and adrenal glands
  • Ultrasound-guided cystocentesis and fine needle aspirate
  • Review of practical scanning of the urinary tract, liver and spleen

Course Tutors:

Livia Benigni DVM CertVDI DipECVDI MRCVS

Sergio Guilherme LMV MRCVS

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