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The Abdominal Ultrasound Mini-Series™

Stop struggling with your abdominal ultrasound! Join us on the Abdominal Ultrasound Mini Series™. This fully guaranteed online course from CPD Solutions is packed with videos and practical advice to help you move on and gain confidence straight away.

This program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB RACE program for 8 hours of continuing education in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.

8 hours of RACE Approved CE

  • Join Anna Newitt, a leading Imaging Specialist, and focus on the key areas to help you improve your abdominal ultrasound technique
  • Lots of case-based discussion and videos to illustrate key points
  • Comprehensive notes to download
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CE certification (don’t worry, you can take them more than once if you don’t quite hit the mark first time)
  • A whole year’s access to recorded sessions for reviewing key points – Think of it as your ‘Ultrasound Buddy’ for a whole year.
  • Superb value for money – learn without travelling

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What will I learn on this course?

Session 1: Liver, Spleen and Peritoneum

  • How do I position the patient for the best images?thumbnail.abdominal ultrasound session 1
  • Patient preparation
  • What will and what won’t damage your probe?
  • Why does the liver look ‘small’ to inexperienced scanners?
  • How to see as much of the liver and spleen as possible
  • The importance of pressure
  • Key structures to look out for
  • Practical tips on assessment of liver size
  • Recognizing free abdominal fluid and where to look for it
  • How to find and scan the spleen
  • Lymph nodes and masses

Session 2: Urinary Tract And Adrenals

  • Best positioning for scanning the kidneys? thumbnail.abdominal ultrasound session 2
  • Practical tips for getting the best view of the right and left kidneys
  • Adapting your scan to body conformation
  • How to differentiate renal cortex from medulla
  • The appearance of normal kidney and common renal abnormalities
  • Using the kidneys to find other organs
  • Practical tips and common pitfalls in scanning the urinary bladder
  • Recognizing stones, sediment, cystitis and tumours
  • Finding the adrenals


Session 3: Gastrointestinal Tract and Pancreas

  • Patient preparation for getting the best GI images
  • Learn the distinctive appearance of the intestinal layers
  • How to find and identify the stomach
  • Explore the GIT with an ‘intestinal sweep’
  • Specific characteristics of the colon
  • Appearance of strictures and GI obstructions
  • Landamrks for finding and imaging the pancreas
  • Changes seen in pancreatitis for diagnosis and monitoring
  • Practical advice on fine needle sampling

About The Presenter

anna newittAnna Newitt BVSc DVDI DipECVDI MRCVS
European Veterinary Specialist in Diagnostic Imaging

Anna graduated from Liverpool University in 1998 and spent 5 years in small animal practice before returning to academia to study for her diploma, completing her diploma training jointly at Bristol and Liverpool Universities. She gained the European diploma in 2008. Anna was employed as a Lecturer at Liverpool University from 2005 to 2011. She is currently based at Northwest Surgeons; a multidisciplinary referral practice in the North-west of England.


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Take advantage of the easy format of the online Mini Series and Decrease your Stress Levels with your Abdominal Ultrasound patients without leaving your practice!

GREAT VALUE !  Just £327 (GBP) -Please use converter below for current exchange rate

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This includes 12 months access to all the recorded sessions, notes and quiz – 8 hours of RACE Approved CE

No traffic jams, accommodation hassles, pet or child care, rota clashes, locum fees….just great CE and a valuable ongoing resource

* overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT. Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.

All sessions are recorded and you have access to them for a full 12 months.

So, register now and take advantage of this really easy to attend online CE format.

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Buy with absolute confidence

Your purchase is protected by the CPD Solutions no quibble money back guarantee.

Need some help?

Email: webinarclub@cpd-solutions.com or Call us on +44 (0)151 328 0444 (UK offic hours)

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