Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine - A 2-Day Practical Course

(15.05.2013) This 2-day practical course is suitable for veterinarians from mixed and equine practice who are keen to update their knowledge and practical skills on most diagnostic techniques currently used in Equine Medicine: Abdominal, thoracic and ocular ultrasonography (incl. ultrasound-guided liver/kidney biopsy techniques), cardiac auscultation & its interpretation, upper/lower respiratory tract endoscopy (incl. BAL, TW & guttural pouch lavage techniques), pleural drainage, muscle/bone marrow biopsy techniques and local anaesthetic techniques used in headshaking cases etc.. 

The panel of speakers/instructors consisting of Prof. Andy Durham (Liphook, UK), Prof. Gunther van Loon (Ghent, Belgium) and Victoria Copas (Liphook, UK), all experienced and renowned Specialists in Equine Medicine, will also discuss how to investigate horses with metabolic conditions (incl. Cushings), polyuria/polydipsia and arrhythmias. 


Andy Durham - BSc, BVSc, CertEP, DEIM, DipECEIM, MRCVS. United Kingdom
RCVS & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
Gunther van Loon - DVM, PhD, Dipl.ECEIM, Ass.Dipl.ECVDI, Belgium
European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
Victoria Copas - Vet MB, MA, CertAVP(EM), DipECEIM, MRCVS, United Kingdom
European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine

Date: Fri 8th - Sat 9th Nov 2013

Venue: Bjerke Dyrehospital, Oslo

Link: Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine - A 2-Day Practical Course

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