Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine: Respiratory & Cardiac Diseases

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Palma / Spain

27.10.2024 – 31.10.2024

EURO 2.640.-*

EURO 2.540.-*(early registration deadline: 12.05.2024)

* eLibrary access is included in the course fee

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

Principal Course Master:

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Bianka Schulz, DECVIM (DE)
Dr. Imke März (DE)

Course Overview

Clinical work-up of respiratory medicine and basic cardiology problems will be presented in a case oriented approach. Typical and less common problems of dogs and cats presented with respiratory diseases (coughing, dyspnoea, tachypnoea, sneezing, nasal discharge, stridor, etc.) and cardiac problems (heart murmurs, arrhythmias, syncopies or weakness) problems will be used to demonstrate a structured and problem-oriented work-up.

Course program (subject to change)

Sunday, 27 October 2024
08:30 – 09:00 Welcome and registration
09:00 – 10:00 Feline Upper Respiratory Tract Disease Proksch
10:00 – 11:00 Sinonasal Aspergillosis Proksch
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 13:00 Chronic Nasal Disease Schulz
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Nasal Neoplasia Schulz
15:00 – 15:45 Rhinoscopy and Sampling Proksch
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 – 17:30 Laryngeal Disease Schulz
Monday, 28 October 2024
09:00 – 10:00 Airway Collapse Proksch
10:00 – 11:00 Dyspnea Management Proksch
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 13:00 Feline Bronchial Disease Schulz
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00 Canine Bronchitis Schulz
15:00 – 15:45 Bronchoscopy and Sampling Proksch
15:45 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:15 Respiratory Infections Schulz
17:15 – 18:00 Lung Worm Infections Schulz
Tuesday, 29 October 2024
09:00 – 10:00 Interstitial Lung Disease Schulz
10:00 – 10:30 Clinical Case Schulz
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Pleural Effusion Proksch
12:00 – 13:00 Pulmonary Neoplasia Proksch
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:45 Physical Examination – What is the Cardiologist Looking For? Hezzell
14:45 – 15:30 ECGs – Why Do I Need Them? Hezzell
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 Which Blood Tests are Useful?
Wednesday, 30 October 2024
09:00 – 09:45 Thoracic Radiographs – What is Important in the Dog März
09:45 – 10:30 Thoracic Radiographs – What is Important in the Cat März
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Echocardiography – What is Important in the Dog Hezzell
12:00 – 13:00 Echocardiography – What is Important in the Cat März
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:45 The Dog with Dyspnoea März
14:45 – 15:30 The Coughing Dog Hezzell
15:30 – 16.00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 Blood Pressure
Thursday, 31 October 2024
09:00 – 09:45 Secondary Cardiomyopathies in Cats März
09:45 – 10:30 Dyspnoea in Cats März
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 Fainting or collapse Hezzell
12:00 – 13:00 Distension of the Abdomen Hezzell
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:45 Fever – Can It Be Cardiac Related Hezzell
14:45 – 15:30 Heartworm Disease März
15:30 – 16.00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 Random Cases

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