Practical abdominal ultrasound scanning days
Course Length: One day
Course Format: Practical scanning sessions
- Practical technique for:
- Assessing abdominal organs
- Ultrasound-guided aspiration and biopsy
About this course
The RVC is committed to providing a safe learning environment for all our students so we may be required to make changes to course provision depending on the COVD-19 situation in the coming year. We will therefore not require payment until we are confident the course can go ahead. Please register your interest in attending by emailing email@example.com
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 practised the techniques needed to perform a basic abdominal ultrasound and ultrasoundguided aspiration and biopsy in dogs.
These courses sell out fast so book early to avoid disappointment.
Book offer: As a registered delegate on the Practical abdominal ultrasound scanning day we are offering the opportunity to purchase Pete Mantis' Practical small animal ultrasonography: Abdomen book with a 25% discount. To order your book, please click on this link .
Please note if you want purchase the book but live outside the UK, please contact the CPD Unit on 01707 666865 or firstname.lastname@example.org to get P&P costs.
For more information on the book, please see Practical small animal ultrasonography: Abdomen
- Pete Mantis, DVM DipECVDI FHEA FRCVS
- Head of Diagnostic Imaging, Dick White Referrals
- Honorary Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging, Nottingham University