Welcome to a three-day course with focus on cardiology!
This combined theoretical and practical course is aimed for veterinarians wanting to acquire a useful and methodological clinical approach to cardiology and learn to choose the most appropriate complementary diagnostic tool, as well as be able to prescribe the right treatment for the right patient.
Approval accreditation for Steg 1, ATF and CKRD-points is applied for.
Course director as well as lecturer:
Oriol Domenech DVM, MS, Dipl. ECVIM-CA (Cardiology). Oriol is a well-known and appreciated lecturer. Apart from being very knowledgeable he is also very pedagogic in his lecturing.
To his help with lecturing and as practical instructors:
Federica Marchesotti DVM, Resident ECVIM-CA (Cardiology)
Tommaso Vezzosi DVM,PhD, Resident ECVIM-CA (Cardiology)
Chiara Parmentola DVM
TARGET GROUP AND COURSE LANGUAGE
This course is aimed for veterinarians having some previous clinical experience, wanting to develop their knowledge within cardiology.
Course language is English.
The course is both theoretical and practical.
During the course you will learn how to perform a proper and complete cardiological examination in order to be able to get the proper diagnosis in the most adequate and efficient way. We will discuss, the main clinical signs and symptoms that motivate a cardiological consultation, as well as discuss the most relevant and practical aspects regarding diagnosis and treatment of the most important and frequent cardiac diseases.
In order to develop the art of auscultation, the course participants will auscultate canine patients with different types of murmurs and learn how to interpret normal and abnormal auscultation findings.
After the course the participant will be able to:
- Perform a proper and complete cardiological examination
- Make an appropriate interpretation of important clinical signs and symptoms
- Perform a correct and efficient thoracic auscultation
- Use practical tips and tricks for a correct clinical examination
- Diagnose and handle the most important and relevant hemodynamically emergency clinical situations
- Diagnose and treat the most common cardiac diseases
For details see the subpage "PROGRAMME".
PRE-COURSE ACTIVITY and POST-COURSE LEARNING/ACTIVITY
Before the course you will get two scientific articles, that will give you a good theoretical base regarding cardiac auscultation.
After the course a clinical case will be sent out with some recapturing questions, in order to evaluate the learning process.
A PDF file with lecture notes will be shared two weeks before the course starts.
EUR 1350 (incl VAT) Including lectures, practical training, digital lecture notes, coffees, lunches and a social event with dinner.
Early bird fee EUR 1144 (incl VAT) available when registering before October 15th, 2019. Use the campaign code Early bird when signing in below.
To sign up to the event, start by selecting quantity in the booking option below. Secondly you fill in your personal details, email address and answer the questions. If you are an "Early bird", use the campaign code given above. Then select payment method and fill in requested information.
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TRAVEL AND HOTEL
Please arrange your own travel to Novara (close to Milan) and Istituto Veterinario di Novara.
A very nice hotel is available nearby the Istituto with special discounted prices. For more information about the hotel and how to book a room please see subpage "Hotel and transportation". For a recommended taxi service from the Malpensa airport to the venue, please also see subpage "Hotel and transportation".
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