VetUpgrade:
Essentials in Diagnostic Ultrasound

29 - 31 July 2023 | Manila, Philippines

General Overview

Developed and taught by world renowned ultrasound lecturers from Europe and Asia, this 3-day seminar will give you the essentials you need to approach diagnostic ultrasound. Topics covered will teach you the “How-to” for using ultrasound to diagnose and manage the most common cases in your clinic.  Knowledge gained will be reinforced with practical sessions and access to instructional video clips through E-Learning.  

Topics:

  • Essentials knowledge of ultrasound machines, artifacts, and keyboards
  • Introduction of abdominal ultrasound- why we need to perform abdominal ultrasound examination
  • Ultrasound of liver, gallbladder, spleen
  • Ultrasound of urinary system   
  • Ultrasound of reproductive system
  • Ultrasound of adrenal glands
  • Ultrasound of pancreas

CPD Hours: 24

ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): -

Tuition Fee: 325 EUR

Course Language: English

Full Program (Click to Open)
Monday, 29 May 2023

8:30-9:30 Introduction to abdominal ultrasound
1 What is ultrasound? What is abdominal ultrasound?
2 How to interpret different treatment plans and outcomes with or without ultrasound. Sample of 2-3 clinical cases

9:30-10:30 How to perform a systematic abdominal scan
1 How to prepare animals for scans
2 How to prepare the machine and choose the settings
3 Abdominal organ anatomy
4 How to perform a systematic abdominal scan
5 How to interpret ultrasonographic Images of normal

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-12:30 Basic knowledge of ultrasound machine, artifact, and keyboard settings
1 How to set up your ultrasound machine
2 Most common artifacts
3 The keyboards

12:30-14:00 Lunch break

14:00-14:40  Lab
(Using camera to project the images on screen to show)
How to perform a systematic abdominal scan and knowledge of machine setting.
How to recognize artifacts.

14:40-17:30 Participants divided into small groups for practical session

Tuesday, 30 May 2023

8:30-9:30 Ultrasound of liver, gallbladder, spleen
1 The anatomy of liver and gallbladder
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of liver and gallbladder
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of liver and gallbladder pathology
4 The anatomy of spleen
5 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of spleen
6 Ultrasonographic images of spleen pathology

9:30-10:30 Ultrasound of urinary system
1 The anatomy of upper and lower urinary system
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of kidney, ureter, urinary bladder and urethra
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of upper and lower urinary system pathology

10:30-11:00    Coffee break
    
11:00-12:30     Ultrasound of reproductive system     
1 The anatomy of female reproductive system
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of female reproductive system
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of female reproductive tract pathology
4 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of male reproductive system
5 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of the male reproductive tract pathology.

12:30-14:00    Lunch break
     
14:00-14:40      Lab
(Using camera to project the images on screen to show)    
How to scan liver, gallbladder, spleen, kidney, urinary bladder and reproductive system

14:40-17:30     Participants divided into small groups for practical session

Wednesday, 31 May 2023

8:30-9:30     Ultrasound of adrenal glands     1 The anatomy of adrenal glands  
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of adrenal glands
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of the adrenal glands pathology

9:30-10:30     Ultrasound of pancreas     1 The anatomy of the pancreas
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of pancreas
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of the pancreas pathology

10:30-11:00    Lunch break     

11:00-12:30     Lymph nodes, abdominal free fluid
Instruction for performing FNA     1 The anatomy of Lymph nodes  
2 How to interpret normal ultrasonographic images of Lymph nodes
3 How to interpret ultrasonographic images of the Lymph nodes pathology
4 How to detect abdominal free fluid with ultrasound
6 How to do perform FNA

12:30-14:00    Lunch break
     
14:00-15:00      Lab--
(Using camera to project the images on screen to show)    How to scan adrenal glands, pancreas and lymph node

15:00-17:30     Participants divided into small groups for practical session

 

Course Masters

Dr. Tiziana Liuti

DVM, PhD, DAVDC, Dipl. ECVDI, PG. CAP, MRCVS, FHEA

Edinburgh, Scotland

Dr. Louise Cheng Yu

DVM, Intern. Cert. Vet. Acupuncturist

Chongqing, China

Registration and Fees

Tuition Fee: EURO 325,–

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