About the course
Tutored by Dr Chiara Penzo DVM PhD Dip.ECVIM (Oncology) MRCVS. European and RCVS Recognised Veterinary Specialist in Oncology
Common Cancers in Cats – Not a dog’s tale
Common cancers in cats show important differences in presentation, prognosis and treatment with dogs. This course will prepare you for feline owners’ increasing demand of cancer treatment by offering a bench-to- bedside guide to the most common types of cancers in cats and challenge you to solve real life clinical cases.
MODULE 1 Feline oncology – why cats are not small dogs
MODULE 2 Common forms of Feline lymphomas
MODULE 3 Mammary Tumours in Cats – beyond surgery
MODULE 4 Feline Injection Site Sarcomas
MODULE 5 Feline Oral Tumours – what’s possible & reasonable
MODULE 6 Skin cancer & cutaneous paraneoplastic syndromes
MODULE 7 Feline mast cell tumours – beyond the skin
MODULE 8 Final MCQ exam to gain your CPD certificate
This online course offers 8 hours of elective CPD and will help you to obtain practical answers to the most frequent clinical questions in the management of feline patients with cancer such as:
What diagnostic test should I choose?
When is clinical staging required?
Should I advise radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy?
Which protocol should I choose in my practice?
What is the prognosis with or without treatment?