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Practical Abdominal Ultrasound Scanning Day (optional Day For Those On Abdominal Ultrasonography Online)

Royal Veterinary College

2 years ago

Date: Wednesday 14th June, 2023 - Wednesday 14th June, 2023
Start time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration: 8 hour(s)
Cost: £399

Key Areas
Practical technique for:
- Assessing abdominal organs
- Ultrasound-guided aspiration and biopsy

About this course
This course is for those who are on the 2023 Abdominal ultrasonography online course. If you are on the online course and would like to attend the onsite day, please advise us by emailing [email protected] We currently can't commit to this date whilst building works are taking place and we will contact you once the course is bookable.

You have been to courses, listened to lectures, watched videos and tried on your own. Now enhance your learning and come to the RVC to practise doing a basic abdominal ultrasound examination.

Many veterinarians are keen to develop their knowledge and skills in abdominal ultrasonography as it is such a useful diagnostic tool in general practice. These abdominal practical scanning days are for veterinary surgeons with limited ultrasound experience or simply veterinarians that would like to fine-tune their basic abdominal ultrasound skills. It is not aimed at practitioners with more advanced ultrasound experience. The days will be entirely devoted to scanning – there will be no lectures or course notes and participants will be expected to have attended an introductory/beginners CPD course (from any suitable CPD provider, not just the RVC) previously where the basics of ultrasound theory were discussed and techniques demonstrated or have some practice in performing abdominal ultrasound examinations.

Why do this course?

At the end of the course, you will have practiced the techniques needed to perform a basic abdominal ultrasound and ultrasound-guided aspiration and biopsy in dogs.

Book offer: As a registered delegate on the Practical abdominal ultrasound scanning day and/or Abdominal ultrasonography online course we are offering the opportunity to purchase Pete Mantis' Practical small animal ultrasonography: Abdomen book with a 15% discount. Usually selling for 59€ RRP (£55 approx.), you can purchase the book for £46.50 plus 2nd class P&P £3.20 to UK address.

If you would like to purchase the book but live outside the UK, please contact the CPD Unit on 01707 666865 or [email protected] for P&P costs.

For more information on the book, please see Practical small animal ultrasonography: Abdomen

Who is it for?


The Speakers

Pete Mantis, DVM DipECVDI FHEA FRCVSHead of Diagnostic Imaging, Dick White ReferralsHonorary Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging, Nottingham University

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

8 hours

Registration and Booking

Click here to reserve your place

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