MS246 – Equine lameness – let’s start with the basics

£447.00 (+VAT)

Join Nadine Ogden BVSc CertAVP(EL) AFHEA MRCVS for three 2-hour sessions. Includes 12 months access to all of your course materials.

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  • Join Nadine Ogden BVSc CertAVP(EL) AFHEA MRCVS for three 2-hour online sessions
  • Comprehensive notes to downloaded
  • Self-assessment quizzes to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification (don’t worry, you can take them more than once if you don’t quite hit the mark first time)
  • A whole year’s access to recorded sessions for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – learn without travelling
  • Watch the recordings on your iPad!
  • This course is aimed at recent or new graduate vets that are looking to get started with lameness. This course will cover how to perform a thorough musculoskeletal examination, dynamic assessment, basic nerve blocks and imaging of the lame horse.

 

Programme

Session 1

Musculoskeletal examination: What am I feeling for?

What you’ll learn:

  • How to perform a good orthopaedic examination in the horse
  • Applied anatomy of the musculoskeletal system
  • Confirmation and how it relates to lameness
  • Assessing symmetry and posture in the lame horse
Session 2

Dynamic assessment and diagnostic analgesia: Where is the lameness coming from?

What you’ll learn:

  • Assessing a horse for lameness a practical approach to determine which leg is lame
  • How to perform flexion tests and other manipulations
  • How to use clinical reasoning to know what nerve blocks to start with
  • How to perform common nerve blocks/joint blocks
Session 3

Imaging of the lame horse: Reaching a diagnosis!

What you’ll learn:

  • How to set up, take and assess the quality of your radiographs
  • How to set up, use and interpret your ultrasound images
  • What advanced imaging modalities are available and when they are suitable to use

 

The price includes all 3 sessions, notes and quiz – 8 hours of CPD

*No traffic jams, accommodation hassles, pet or childcare, rota clashes, locum fees ……….. just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource.

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