Arthroscopy of the elbow and shoulder

Key Information

CPD Hours: 8 hours

Course Length: One day

Course Format: Lectures, case-based discussions and practical sessions

Course Outline

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£699.00

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Both tutors very knowledgeable, approachable. Excellent teaching

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Topographic and functional anatomy of elbow and shoulder
  • In depth discussion of common conditions affecting the elbow and shoulder joints
  • Principles of arthroscopy and what general arthroscopic equipment is required to start
  • Elbow and shoulder arthroscopy wet lab
About this course

We plan to run this course on Thursday 25th November 2021. The RVC is committed to providing a safe learning environment for all our students so we may be required to make changes to course provision depending on the COVD-19 situation in the coming year. We will therefore not require payment until we are confident the course can go ahead. Please register your interest in attending by emailing cpd@rvc.ac.uk

Do you want to improve the options you can offer your patients with orthopaedic disease? Do you want to take your orthopaedic practice to the next level?

Arthroscopy is an essential skill to provide comprehensive management of elbow and shoulder disease for your patients.  This one-day course, pitched at an intermediate to advanced level, is for veterinary surgeons who want to develop skills in diagnostic and surgical arthroscopy in small animals. The focus of the course will be the elbow joint and the shoulder joint.

The day will consist of practical teaching with short introduction/discussions. The morning will be devoted to arthroscopy of the elbow and the afternoon to arthroscopy of the shoulder.

Why do this course?
You will learn a practical structured approach on how to treat medial coronoid disease, receive principles and practical tips of elbow and shoulder arthroscopy and feel more confident about the diagnosis and management of common elbow and shoulder conditions.

Tutors

Matthew Pead, BVetMed PhD CertSAO FHEA MRCVS
Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Orthopaedics
The Royal Veterinary College

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