Principal Course Master:
Prof. Dr. Patrick Kircher, DECVDI (CH)
Course Masters:
Dr. Ines Lautenschläger, DECVDI (CH)
Dr. Ewa Stańczyk (CH)
Instructors:
Dr. Susanne Thamke (DE)
Overview
The Diagnostic Ultrasound I course is meant for those who already have some practical experience in ultrasound. The aim is to sharpen the participant`s perception and to discuss ultrasound images of various pathological conditions.

Diagnostic Ultrasound II course will take place in 2020.

Reference your experience in this discipline; before registering please inform us about the following:
– Average number of cases treated with diagnostic ultrasound per day/week
– Type of ultrasound equipment used
– Other seminars, training programmes, courses etc.

This information is required to determine whether your experience is sufficient to fully benefit from this course.

Literature recommended by the course master: SMALL ANIMAL DIAGNOSTIC ULTRASOUND by T. Nyland and J. Mattoon

Topics
• Abdomen
• Instrumentation / techniques / artefacts
• Approaches
• Interpretation
• Endosonography
• Biopsy / interventional sonography
• Diagnostic value of US compared to other methods
• General including abdominal wall
• Liver
• GI: including oesophagus and pancreas
• Urinary tract
• Genital
• Vascular including Doppler of arteries and veins
• Lymph nodes
• Adrenal
Preliminary Program (Subject to change)
Monday, 2 November 2020
08:30 – 08:40 Welcome
08:40 – 09:20 General thoughts in abdominal ultrasound
09:20 – 09:50 Lecture: Refresher: Basic ultrasound physics
09:50 – 10:10 Coffee break
10:10 – 11:15 Lecture: The liver
11:15 – 12:30 Lunch break
12:30 – 17:00 Self study / wet lab
17:00 – 18:00 Case studies / round table / outlook
Tuesday, 3 November 2020
08:30 – 09:20 Lecture: Hepatobiliary System
09:20 – 10:00 Lecture: The Spleen
10:00 – 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 – 11:15 Lecture: The pancreas
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch break
12:30 – 17:00 Self study / wet lab
17:00 – 18:00 Case studies / round table / outlook
Wednesday, 4 November 2020
08:30 – 09:20 Lecture: The kidneys
09:20 – 10:00 Lecture: The lower urinary tract
10:00 – 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 – 11:15 Lecture: The adrenals
11:15 – 12:30 Lunch break
12:30 – 17:00 Self study / wet lab
17:00 – 18:00 Case studies / round table / outlook
Thursday, 5 November 2020
08:30 – 09:10 Lecture: The stomach
09:10 – 09:50 Lecture: The intestines
09:50 – 10:10 Coffee break
10:10 – 11:15 Lecture: The lymph nodes
11:15 – 12:30 Lunch break
12:30 – 17:00 Self study / wet lab
17:00 – 18:00 Case studies / round table / outlook
Friday, 6 November 2020
08:30 – 09:15 Lecture: Abdominal vessels
09:15 – 10:00 Lecture: Abdominal ultrasound in rabbits, ferrets, birds
10:00 – 10:20 Coffee break
10:20 – 11:30 Discussion of cases/test
11:30 End of the course
 

Total hours: 40

ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA

ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

 

We thank following companies for supporting this course:

Registration and fees
Tuition fee: Euro 2.550.-
Course location
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Robert-Bosch-Straße 26, 63225 Langen (Hessen), Germany

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