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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound For Equine Practitioners Lectures (online), On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions

VetPD - Veterinary Professional Development

1 month ago

Date: Friday 5th November, 2021
Start time: 9:00 AM
Cost: FREE

This course has been designed to equip the equine practitioners with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to make the most of their abilities and ultrasound machine, in the diagnosis and treatment of frequently encountered equine musculoskeletal conditions affecting the frontlimb, hindlimb and the neck. This course is suitable for all vets aiming to improve their knowledge and skills in this area, as the practical sessions will be adapted to the attendees skill levels.To participate in the On-Location Portion, attendees are required to have first worked through the corresponding online Lecture Series for 'Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for Equine Practitioners'':If you have already purchased the Lecture Series independently of the On-Location Portion, please contact the office on for a voucher code to reduce the price accordingly.As part of the online Lecture Series the following topics will be covered in highly illustrated lectures and case presentations: Start Time: 6PM UK / 19:00h Paris / 20:00h HelsinkiDateTime (CET)SpeakerTitleDuration7th June19:00 19:45Roger SmithElbow & Shoulder Joints40 min 19:45 20:30Roger SmithHeel & Pastern Region40 min14th June19:00 19:55Andy Fiske-JacksonThe Flexor Tendons & Check Ligaments50 min 19:55 20:30Andy Fiske-JacksonFetlock Joint Region30 min21th June19:00 19:55Andy Fiske-JacksonStifle Joint50 min 19:55 20:50Andy Fiske-JacksonHip Joint & Pelvis50 min28th June19:00 19:45Andy Fiske-JacksonDigital Flexor Tendon Sheath & Annular Ligament40 min 19:45 20:20Andy Fiske-JacksonThe Neck50 min5th July19:00 19:45Roger SmithSuspensory Ligament Frontlimb vs. Hindlimb40 min 19:45 20:30Roger SmithTarsus & Tarsal Sheath40 minThe lecture on 'How to get the most out of your Ultrasound Machine' by Prof. Roger Smith will be provided as an on-demand recording ahead of the first live-stream.Day 1 starts at 15:00h with 3 hours of interactive Case-Discussions, Q&A which will give attendees the unique opportunity to apply what they have learned during Lecture Series in discussion with the world-renowned specialists. This will then be followed by the obligatory Wine & Cheese Reception allowing for attendees to socialise with colleagues and the speakers/instructors.On the second day, the speakers will be sharing invaluable tips/tricks and pearls of wisdom with the attendees during the 7 hours of practical sessions in small groups (2 4 vets per ultrasound machine) on live horses. Each attendee will be able to extensively hone his/her practical skills at the following practical stations: Machine Set-Up Ultrasound of the Heel & Pastern Digital Flexor Tendon Sheath & Fetlock Region Flexor Tendons & Check Ligaments Suspensory Ligament Frontlimb vs. HindlimbTarsus & Tarsal Sheath Stifle Joint RegionThe course fee includes, coffee/tea breaks, a wine & cheese reception, lunch and a certificate of attendance. To participate in the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions, attendees are required to have first worked through the Lecture Series (included in the price). Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available due to the highly practical nature of this course.

The Venue

Bjerke Dyrehospital, Oslo, Southern Norway (Oslo Gardermoen or Rygge Airport)

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