Lab 5 – Small Diameter Endoscopes in Dx and Tx of Respiratory and Urinary Diseases

11/7/2019 Thursday
8:30am-12pm Lecture
1pm-4pm Wet Lab

Interested in learning the latest endoscopic techniques for diagnosing and treating respiratory and urinary diseases in small animals? Look no further! This workshop teaches the indications and proper techniques for using endoscopes in the respiratory and urinary tracts of dogs. Following classroom instruction and live instructor demonstrations, the hands-on session gives participants the opportunity to practice a variety of endoscopic procedures using both rigid and flexible scopes. The same scopes are used for both respiratory and urinary endoscopy – allowing you to maximize the use of your endoscopy system.

Urinary Program Objectives
• Understand common indications for cystoscopy, urethroscopy and vaginoscopy in female dogs
• Understand common indications for cystoscopy, urethroscopy and prepucoscopy in male dogs
• Discuss and practice appropriate scope handling and technique for performing uroendosopy in male and female dogs
• Discuss and practice performance of biopsy during uroendoscopy in male dogs
• Review use of cystoscopes during small diameter stone removal, voiding hydropropulsion and foreign body removal
• Discuss how to incorporate uroendoscopy into a complete workup from beginning to end, including multi-modal imaging (i.e. ultrasound and radiography)

Respiratory Program Objectives
• Understand the common indications for rhinoscopy, nasopharyngoscopy, and bronchoscopy
• Learn proper scope handling technique for rhinoscopy, nasopharyngoscopy, and bronchoscopy
• Learn biopsy techniques for rhinoscopy, nasopharyngoscopy, and bronchoscopy
• Practice bronchoalveolar lavage technique for bronchoscopy
• Practice foreign body retrieval for rhinoscopy and bronchoscopy
• Learn one-lung ventilation technique for bronchoscopy
• Learn clotrimazole infusion technique for sinonasal aspergillosis

General conference registration is required to attend laboratory sessions. Please choose the full lab or lecture only. LECTURE ONLY participants are not permitted to attend the Wet Lab session. Wet Lab limited to 16 participants.

Lecturer/Instructor: Carrie Palm, DVM, DACVIM and Sean Hulsebosch, DVM, DACVIM

Mahalo nui loa to KARL STORZ for helping make this lab possible. 

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Dates Thursday, Nov 7
Lecture and Wet Lab$750.00
Lecture Only$300.00
Location Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel
2500 Kuhio Avenue
Honolulu HI 96815
(808) 922-0811
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