Webinar Plus: Thoracic and abdominal radiology

Key Information

CPD Hours: 16 hours

Course Length: Four weeks

Course Format: A mixture of two-hour weekly webinars (which can be viewed live and/or as recorded versions throughout the course), online case assessment exercises, supplementary reading material and tutor-moderated online discussion forums

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27 Feb - 26 Mar 19

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Overall very useful. I have certainly picked up several tips that will hopefully really improve my ability to interpret radiographs in the future.

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Thoracic radiographic anatomy and variants
  • Distinguishing different pulmonary diseases
  • Diagnosis of cardiac disease and cardiac failure
  • Thoracic masses
  • Gastric and intestinal disorders, including obstruction
  • Imaging the urinary tract
  • Diagnosis of urinary obstruction
About this course

Do you feel obliged to use teleradiology because you lack confidence in interpreting radiographs?

This online course for small animal veterinarians will refresh aspects of thoracic and abdominal radiographic anatomy and essential pathological concepts. There will be numerous case examples, quizzes, selected background reading and discussion forums to help you increase your ability to correctly interpret radiographs. Emphasis will be on the most prevalent conditions affecting dogs and cats in first opinion practice, as well as common causes of error.

Why do this course?
After this in-depth refresher course on the essentials of thoracic and abdominal radiology, you will be able to manage your patients more efficiently, save your clients money and gain satisfaction from applying your own diagnostic skills.

The webinars will run on the following dates from 12.00pm to 2.00pm London time, including a 30 minute registration and familiarisation period prior to the commencement of the lecture.

Webinar dates:
Friday 1st March
Friday 8th March
Friday 15th March
Friday 22nd March


Christopher R Lamb, MA VetMB DipACVR DipECVDI FHEA MRCVS
Professor of Radiology
The Royal Veterinary College