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A highly practical 2-day course with Paul Aldridge giving hands-on experience performing surgical techniques for common emergency presentations.
Multiple dates are available for this course. Please select the dropdown (or basket on mobile) to view dates, times and course location.
Performing an unfamiliar technique in an emergency situation is stressful for all concerned! This course aims to give hands-on experience in performing the surgical techniques necessary to deal with common emergency presentations and as such is suitable for all vets in practice.
We will outline why, when, and how to employ the techniques, putting them into context within the stabilisation and treatment of these often challenging but rewarding cases.
Topics to be covered include:
- Thoracocentesis and chest drain placement
- GDV surgery and gastropexy techniques
- Haemoabdomen - splenectomy, and what if it’s not the spleen?
- Diaphragmatic hernia
- Urethrotomy, urethrostomy and cystotomy
ReviewsVet Practical Attendee
Great course Paul was a good presenter and instructor. Everything was organised well.Vet Practical Attendee
Best CPD I've done since having children 14 years ago! Fantastically practical, lectures were relevant and engaging and the food was excellent. Thank you.Vet Practical Attendee
Bianca Stephanie Oliver
Amazing course! Lovely staff, friendly and helpful. Worth doing if you want to learn new skills or just add to existing knowledge.Vet Practical Attendee
A really excellent practical course. I really feel that I could use many of the techniques in practice now.Vet Practical Attendee
Good course content. Approachable tutor. Relevant to clinical practice. I thoroughly enjoyed the course thanks.Vet Practical Attendee
Really helpful - I've had a great 2 days - confident boosted!
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