Training course 16: Ultrasonography and endoscopy in companion animals (small animals and sport horses)

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
8
Max ECTS
128
Overall hours
SSD
VET/03 VET/05 VET/06 VET/08 VET/09 VET/10
Language
Italian

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Clinical Rotation
VET/03 - VETERINARY PATHOLOGY - University credits: 0
VET/05 - INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS - University credits: 0
VET/06 - PARASITOLOGY AND ANIMAL PARASITIC DISEASES - University credits: 0
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 0
VET/09 - VETERINARY CLINICAL SURGERY - University credits: 0
VET/10 - VETERINARY CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY - University credits: 0
Practicals: 64 hours
Equine endoscopy
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Ferrucci Francesco
Equine Ultrasonography
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Zucca Enrica
Small animal endoscopy
VET/09 - VETERINARY CLINICAL SURGERY - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Gualtieri Massimo
Small animals Ultrasonography
VET/08 - VETERINARY CLINICAL MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Faverzani Stefano
Small animals Ultrasonography
Syllabus
Physical principles and instrumentation of diagnostic ultrasound
Artifacts
Artefatti in ecografia
Enhancement
Shadowing
Reverberation
Refraction
Mirror image artifact
Side-lobe artifact
Slice thickness artifact
Abdominal ultrasound scanning techniques
Ultrasonographic features of the liver and biliary system
Ultrasonographic features of the spleen
Ultrasonographic features of the lymph-nodes
Ultrasonographic features of the urinary tract
Ultrasonographic features of the pancreas
Ultrasonographic features of the gastrointestinal tract
Ultrasonographic features of the reproductive tract
Advanced techniques in ultrasonography: ultrasound contrast agents
Ultrasound-guided biopsy
Abdominal fluid, masses, peritoneal cavity and great vessels thrombosis
Lesson period
Second semester
Lesson period
Second semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi