Equine computed tomography online - the essentials of the head, neck and limbs

Key Information

CPD Hours: 42 hours

Course Length: Six weeks

Course Format: An intensive tutor-moderated online learning experience. Resources include online presentations, electronic course notes, case assessments and discussion forums in which participants review and discuss cases with their colleagues and the tutor

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09 Sep - 20 Oct 24

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Course Information

Key Areas
  • Practical review of CT technology
  • Protocols for acquiring CT-images of the head, neck, and limbs
  • Learn a practical and structured approach to read CT images
  • Artefacts and incidental findings
  • Practice your skills using cases
About this course

Are you using or planning to use CT in your practice? Do you want to get more confident in acquiring the best images possible?

During this six week online course the essentials of computed tomographic (CT) examination of horses will be covered. CT cases covering the most common, but also not so common lesions will be presented for individual study, which will enhance the participants' skill in examining, detecting and describing CT lesions.

Why do this course? 
You will gain an understanding of the potential and advantage of CT examinations in horses and will be more confident in acquiring CT images as well as gaining confidence in recognising common and not so common lesions.

Course notes
In line with the RVC’s environmental policy we are trying to reduce our use of paper, therefore we will not be supplying printed course notes. The course notes will be available electronically as a downloadable pdf on the course which can be printed.


Dagmar Berner, Dr.med.vet. DipECVDI MRCVS
Senior Lecturer in Equine Diagnostic Imaging
The Royal Veterinary College

Gabriel Manso Díaz, DVM MSc PhD DipECVDI MRCVS
Lecturer in Large Animal Diagnostic Imaging, Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Maren Hellige, Dr.med.vet. DipECVDI,
Senior Veterinarian in Radiology
University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover