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24 February 2021 19:30 - 24 February 2021 21:30

Regions Now: Spinal Disease in the Consult Room: identifying, diagnosing and treating

Online , Online , Gloucester Gloucestershire, GL2 2AB

brought to you by West Midlands region

In the installment of the the Regions Now lectures, RCVS and European Specialist in Neurology, Mark Lowrie will present a series of short webinars, associated resources and a live interactive online session on identifying, localising and diagnosing neurological spinal disease, then deciding on treatment options, as a vet in first opinion practice.

Before the live event
Delegates will be issued with a link to a closed group on the BSAVA Regional website, with access granted to a series of short webinars and associated reading.  Access to this will be from 15th February.

Live session
The live session will take place on 24th February.  Join us in the waiting room at 7.30pm, for a prompt 7.45pm start.  This session will last 1.5 hours with opportunities for questions and discussion with the speaker.

After the event
Delegates will have access to the online content and discussion forum, and there will be opportunity for community peer to peer, and volunteer discussion, which is an important part of our Regional CPD.

Learning objectives

Be able to perform a brief but thorough clinical exam of the acutely paralysed patient
Understand the meaning of ataxia and how it can help in many different ways
Tips to distinguish neurological from orthopaedic disease
How to use video footage to help in localising the problem and making a diagnosis
Be able to form a reasonable diagnosis when MRI is not an option


RCVS & European Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Neurology

Intended for veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses

Terms and Conditions: All webinars must be paid for in full at the time of booking. No refund is payable if a delegate is unable to attend the live webinar; a link to the recorded webinar will normally be provided after the event. BSAVA reserves the right to alter the programme or the speaker should this become necessary due to unavoidable circumstances. Registrants should note that the BSAVA member's rate applies only when the person attending the webinar is a member of the Association. To qualify for the reduced member's rate for webinars, non-members must join BSAVA prior to booking the webinar.

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