Small Animal Laparoscopic Surgery 2 Day Practical Course
This is a two day practical course aimed at vets who are interested in laparoscopic (â??Keyholeâ?) surgery in companion animals.
18 September 2014
19 September 2014
Price:£800.00excl VAT per person
Eastcott Veterinary Clinic and Hospital
SN3 3RF (SN3 3RB for Sat Nav)
This event is open to all vet personnel. The deadline for booking is 1 week before the event.
*This event has already taken place and is no longer available
with Tim Charlesworth
This is a two day practical course aimed at vets who are interested in laparoscopic (“Keyhole”) surgery in companion animals. The course will consist of lectures and wet-lab practical sessions.
Specific areas to be covered include:
Equipment – selection, cleaning and maintenance
Anaesthesia for routine and emergency laparoscopy
Diathermy and Vessel Sealers – available options
Establishing pneumoperitoneum – controversies about how to get started.
Biopsy techniques – liver, pancreas, kidney
Neutering – ovariectomy, ovariohysterectomy
By the end of the course it is expected that delegates will be confident in the basics of laparoscopic surgery and to perform the above surgical techniques. Numbers are strictly limited to ensure everybody received the attention and time needed to fully develop their skills during the
*Course fees are exclusive of VAT and include course notes, lunch, tea and refreshments*
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Travel & Hotels
If you are not local to the area or are travelling from outside the UK, you can book a nearby hotel easily using the link below. We are easily accessible from the London airports and other smaller regional airports such as Bristol and Southampton. We would be happy to help you with any travel enquires that you may have.
Tutored by: Tim Charlesworth MA VetMB DSAS(ST) MRCVS RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Soft Tissue)