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Webinar Title: Beginner’s guide to Small Animal Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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Upper GI endoscopy is the most common endoscopic procedure performed in everyday clinical practice. The webinar will provide an overview of selecting and handling endoscopes, the techniques used in endoscopy of the upper gastrointestinal tract, providing helpful tips for success.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the basic principles of endoscopy and how to select the most appropriate endoscopic equipment for gastrointestinal endoscopy.
  • Be familiar with endoscopic Instrumentation.
  • Familiarise yourselves with normal and abnormal findings in the oesophagus, stomach and small intestine.
  • Learn the techniques to obtain high quality endoscopic biopsies and to achieve endoscopic foreign body retrieval.
  • Learn how to become proficient in the J-maneuver.
  • Learn how to become proficient in negotiating the pylorus.

Who Should Attend:

  • Veterinary Surgeons

This course is designed for veterinary surgeons with all levels of experience. It will provide invaluable information not only to those who are new in endoscopy, but also to those veterinary surgeons that are already practicing endoscopic procedures and seek some tips to refine their technique.

  • Why Attend:
  • Refresh your knowledge.
  • Build confidence in performing a successful gastroduodenoscopy.
  • Acquire inputs to obtain high quality biopsies increasing your diagnostic yield.
  • Reduce your anxiety on difficult foreign body retrievals.
  • Learn from a renowned and experienced speaker.

Register now for a session that promises to improve your knowledge in veterinary endoscopy.


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