Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine: Basic Neurology and Infectious Diseases

registration open

 

Frankfurt am Main (Langen, Hessen) / Germany

06.10.2022 – 10.10.2022

EURO 2.150.-*

EURO 2.050.-*(early registration deadline: 15.7.2022)

* additional mandatory 50 euro eLibrary fee will be applied

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

Principal Course Master:

TBA

Course Overview

Clinical work-up of infectious diseases in dogs and cats and basic neurology (seizure, central nervous problems, GME, SRME, etc.) will be presented in a case oriented approach. Typical and less common problems of dogs and cats presented infectious diseases and neurological problems will be used to demonstrate a structured and problem-oriented work-up.

Course program (subject to change)

Thursday, 6 October 2022
09:00 – 09:30 Introduction to neurology von Klopmann & Steinberg
09:30 – 10:30 Basic neurology –
Neurological examination Steinberg
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 13:00 Basic neurology –
Neuroanatomical localisation von Klopmann
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 16:00 Seizures – Pathology & Diagnosis Steinberg
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 – 18:00 Seizures – Current management von Klopmann
Friday, 7 October 2022
09:00 – 10:00 Basic neurology – PNS
(peripheral nervous system) von Klopmann
10.00 – 11:00 Weakness – selected diseases von Klopmann
(PRN, MG, Botulism, Toxoplasmosis, Neosporosis)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Vestibular syndrome – central
or peripheral ? Steinberg
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 16:00 CNS – Immune-mediated
neurological diseases (“MUO”) Steinberg
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 – 18:00 Neurology meets internal medicine Steinberg
(Neuromuscular diseases, Tetanus, Botulism, tick born encephalitis)
Saturday, 8 October 2022
09:00 – 09:50 case 1
09:50 – 10:40 case 2
10:40 – 11: 00 coffee break
11:00 – 11:50 case 3
11:50 – 12:40 case 4
12:40 – 13:40 Lunch break
13:40 – 15:30 case 5
15:30 – 16:20 case 6
16:20 – 16:40 coffee break
16:40 – 17:10 case 7
17:10 – 17:15 summary and evaluation
Sunday, 9 October 2022
09:00 – 10:00 Laboratory diagnosis of infectious diseases
10:00 – 11:00 Canine systemic viral infections
(Distemper, Hepatitis, Rabies)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Feline systemic viral infections
FelV, FIV, FIP
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 – 15:30 Canine and feline systemic bacterial infections
Leptospirosis, haemotropic mycoplasma, tetanus, borreliosis, bartonellosis, sepsis
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 – 18:00 Antibiotic stewardship
Monday, 10 October 2022
09:00 – 11:00 Systemic protozoan diseases (Leishmaniose, Babesiosis, Hepatozoonosis, Cytauxoonosis)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 12:30 Fungal infections
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 – 14:30 Canine rickettsial diseases (Anaplsma, Ehrlichia, RMSF, etc.)
14:30 – 16:00 Preventions of infectious diseases (Vaccination, etc,)

Course location

Mercure Hotel Frankfurt Airport Langen: Robert-Bosch-Straße 26, 63225 Langen (Hessen), Germany