Feline Abdominal Ultrasound: The Value of Ultrasound in Feline Abdominal Diseases

Course Date:
Monday 4th February 2019 & Tuesday 5th February 2019
Course Time:
10.00am-5.30pm
Available Spaces:
Yes
Price:
£949.00 + VAT
Address:
The Clinical Skills Lab Manor Place,
204a Manor Place,
Kennington,
London. SE17 3BN

Lecturers: Martha Cannon and Abby Caine

In Association With:

 

**Please contact us before booking if you are unable to bring a cat with you on the course **

**Discounted rate for delegates attending with a suitable cat(s)**

This two-day practical and case-based course is aimed at improving your feline abdominal ultrasound skills and illustrating how ultrasound can prove invaluable in the investigation of cats with abdominal disease.

Morning sessions will consist of case-based lectures focusing on common feline diseases of the day’s target organs, followed by afternoon sessions of practical ultrasonography with a short introductory ultrasound technique lecture.

Topics to be covered include:

Day 1: Liver and Kidneys

Morning:

Case-based presentations covering aspects of feline liver and biliary tract disease and acute kidney disease including nephrolithiasis and ureteric obstruction (“big kidney little kidney syndrome”) and renal lymphosarcoma.

Afternoon:

Practical ultrasound – liver and kidneys

How to take ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirated and bile aspirates

 

Day 2: The Pancreas and The Gastrointestinal Tract

Morning:

Case-based presentations covering common diseases such as pancreatitis, inflammatory bowel disease, diffuse small intestinal lymphosarcoma and gastrointestinal obstructions.

Afternoon:

Practical ultrasound – pancreas and gastrointestinal tract

 

**Please contact us before booking if you are unable to bring a cat with you on the course **

**Discounted rate for delegates attending with a suitable cat(s)**

Feline Abdo Ultrasound

Some feedback about this course...

Abby was clear, engaging, had interesting concise lectures and plenty of practical in small groups or one to one. Really perfect to learn a new skill- Feb 2017
Martha was a really excellent speaker and very knowledgeable- March 2017
Abby is a wonderful lecturer. Very encouraging and good at explaining concepts- Feb 2017
Excellent, pitched at the perfect level for general practice. Martha was very approachable and gave lots of practical tips- March 2016