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AFAST: Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Everyday Use!

Saturday, November 23, 2019
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Toronto, ON

This course combines didactic and hands-on training. Didactic sessions will include the evolution, indications, tips and tricks of how to perform, and case-based applications of emergency point of care ultrasound used in small animals including, AFAST (abdominal fluid), TFAST (pericardial effusion, pleural effusion, pneumothorax), VetBlue (B lines and other peripheral lung pathology), and estimation of volume status (subjective cardiac contractility and caudal vena cava assessment) during resuscitation: all scans any general practitioner can perform!  Hands-on training using live animals, cadavers and phantom models will be used to teach normal landmarks and findings, pathology and ultrasound-guided centesis/catheter placement techniques.

To register and learn more, click here

 

 

420 Bronte Street South,
Suite 205,
Milton, Ontario L9T 0H9
Phone: 905.875.0756 / (toll free) 1.800.670.1702  

Email: info@ovma.org

 

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