Surgery

Feline Soft Tissue Surgery

registration open

 

Vienna / Austria

12.07.2021 – 16.07.2021

EURO 2.750.-

Total hours: 40
ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA
ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

Program Director/
Principal Course Master:

Univ. Prof. Dr. Gilles Dupré DECVS (FR/AT)

Course Masters:

TBA

Course Overview

The ESAVS Feline Soft Tissue Surgery course focuses on the most common specific surgical diseases and treatments of cats. It is recommended but not mandatory that participants have taken the soft tissue surgery I before. At the end of the course, participants shall have acquired a sound knowledge about specific aspects of feline soft tissue surgery and master technically the most common feline soft tissue surgery.

Course program (Subject to change)

Monday, 12/07/2021
08:30 – 09:00 Course Introduction
09:00 – 10:30 A cat is not a small dog: Anatomic differences relevant in surgery
Wound healing: What is different
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 Urinary tract: FLUTD
FLUTD: Current knowledge
Techniques for bladder and Urethral calculi
Ureteral stones: Stent vs SUB vs Surgery
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 Surgical oncology: Feline SCC, Oral tumors, STS and FISS
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:30 Feline osteosarcoma, mast cell tumors, mammary tumors
Tuesday, 13/07/2021
08:30 – 10:30 Urinary tract demonstration and practice, Bladder
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 Urethra, Ureters
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 Skin flaps in the cat, Practical applications
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 FISS, Mammary strips
Wednesday, 14/07/2021
08:30 – 10:30 Surgical treatment of thyroid problems in cats
Naso-pharyngeal polyps
Ear diseases and surgery in cats
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 GI Surgery: anything specific?
Megacolon
Surgical diseases of Liver and Gallbladder
Surgery of the adrenals
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 High rise syndrome
Diaphragmatic hernia
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 17:30 Urinary tract trauma
Thursday, 15/07/2021
09:00 – 10:30 Head and neck
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 Ear surgery, Thyroidectomy
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30 Abdomen; Pancreas, Gallbladder
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Diaphragmatic hernia repair, urethral trauma, Colectomy
Friday, 16/07/2021
09:00 – 10:30 Airways and chest (introduction): Tracheal trauma
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00 Approach to pyothorax in cats
Approach to chylothorax
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 Interactive cases and wrap-up session

Course location

thv – International Training Center for Human & Veterinary Medicine
Bergmillergasse 5, Stiege 2, Top 3, 1140 Vienna, Austria