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Thoracic Surgery - Theory And Techniques

Royal Veterinary College

3 months ago

Date: Wednesday 17th July, 2024 - Thursday 18th July, 2024
Start time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration: 2 hour(s)
Cost: £1249

Key Areas
Principles of thoracic surgery
Anaesthetic options for thoracotomy patients
Chest drain placement
How to perform a lung lobectomy
Diaphragmatic repair
Dissection around the ligamentum arteriosum
Pain management and aftercare of the thoracotomy patient

About this course
Please note this course is scheduled to run on Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th July 2024. Please email [email protected] to register your interest.

Can thoracic surgery be safely performed in general practice?

This is a two-day theoretical and practical course that will be an introduction to thoracic surgery and cover some techniques that are achievable with the correct equipment and expertise, in a general practice setting.

Why do this course?
This course will be excellent for anyone in general practice looking to further their soft tissue skills and knowledge into the area of thoracic surgery or for those already performing some types of thoracic surgery wishing to consolidate their knowledge and practical skills. It will also be useful for vets studying for a surgery certificate.

Who is it for?


The Speakers

Dan Brockman, BVSc CertVR CertSAO DipACVS DipECVS MRCVS<br /> Professor of Small Animal Surgery<br /> The Royal Veterinary College<br /> <br /> Thaleia-Rengina Stathopoulou, DVM MVetMed FHEA DipECVAA MRCVS<br /> Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia<br /> The Royal Veterinary College

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

16 hours

Registration and Booking

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