Nose to Tail Dermatology: Common and frustrating dermatological complaints in cats and dogs
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Nose to Tail Dermatology: Common and frustrating dermatological complaints in cats and dogs

This practical workshop will help you to develop a logical approach to the diagnosis and management of skin disease, increasing your confidence when dealing with these often challenging cases.

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When: 14 August 2019
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Rydges Lakeland
Queenstown
Queenstown, Otago  9300
New Zealand
Contact: Erin Dowler
0800 524 883

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About the course

Skin disease is one of the most common reasons pets are presented to first opinion clinical practice. This practical workshop will help you to develop a logical approach to the diagnosis and management of skin disease, increasing your confidence when dealing with these often challenging cases. The day will conclude with a practical session focusing on cytology and skin biopsy techniques.

Topics covered will include but are not limited to:

  • The approach to the pruritic patient
  • An update on atopic dermatitis -Selected common autoimmune diseases
  • Selected topics in feline dermatology
  • Otitis media and external

Practical dry-lab:

  • Cytology interpretation
  • Skin biopsy techniques

Suitable for

Veterinarians


Learning outcomes

  • The theory component will focus on common canine and feline diseases seen on a regular basis in general practice.

  • You will learn a rational approach to the diagnostic workup of these diseases and gain confidence in your ability to manage them successfully.

  • There will be a special focus on atopic dermatitis and otitis externa/media, however many other diseases will also be covered.

  • The practical component of the day will focus on improving your skills in collecting and interpreting skin and ear cytology samples as well as skin biopsy techniques.

  • You’ll enjoy mingling with other dermophiles in this fun and interactive day.


Tutors

Philippa Ravens BSc, BVSc, MVS, MANZCVS, FANZCVS(Veterinary Dermatology), Registered Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology


Price

$795.00 ex. GST as earlybird price - available until 28 Jun 19

$995.00 ex. GST after 28 Jun 19


CPD points

7


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