School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

Coughing, sneezing and snorting: approach to the patient and practical approach to diagnostics

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Date Thursday 28 April 2022
Duration 8 hours
Speakers Dr Kate Murphy
Location School of Veterinary Medicine and Science
Sutton Bonington Campus
Cost £495 | £445.50 for online bookings | £396 for alumni
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This course will cover a logical approach to the assessment of patients with respiratory signs, localization of lesions, common causes and diagnostic approach. Case- based discussion of more common differentials and treatment approaches. A practical element including how to safely use the scopes in the airways and how to maximise diagnostic yield.

Topics to be covered

  • Assessment of patient with airway disease
  • Diagnosis and treatment of patient with airway disease
  • How to use scopes in nose and airways

Learning objectives

At the end of this course, delegates should be able to:

  • Assess and localize the main area of concern in the respiratory tract
  • Discriminate between different differential diagnosis using history, physical observation/examination and results of diagnostics
  • Choose appropriate diagnostic tests
  • Practice basics of rhinoscopy/bronchoscopy

Required delegate attributes

This course is aimed at practitioners of all levels of experience who would like to bring themselves up to date on the diagnosis and management of these commonly presenting conditions.


Veterinary CPD Education Centre

School of Veterinary Medicine and Science
University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

0115 951 6647

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