Advanced Abdominal Ultrasound
This course is ideal for those veterinary surgeons who are familiar with abdominal ultrasound, use this diagnostic aid regularly in practice and are ready to perform some more challenging examinations.
You will be taught various techniques to identify the pancreas, adrenal glands, peritoneum and medial iliac lymphnodes. Participants will have ample opportunity to practise the use of Doppler for examination of larger blood vessels. Case based examples will help you consolidate your knowledge of the topics covered.
- Performing and interpreting ultrasonographic examination of the right limb and body of the pancreas
- Performing and interpreting ultrasonographic examination of both adrenal glands and the peritoneum
- How to perform basic techniques for the identification of portosystemic shunts
- The basic approaches for the identification of large blood vessel thrombi
Comprehensive course notes, refreshments and lunch are included.