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Course Title When Where Price (excl VAT)
Equine Graduate Development Programme 2023 Tuesday 24th October 2023 09:00 to Wednesday 13th December 2023 16:00
North West and Buckinghamshire
United Kingdom

Price: £2,200.00

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This programme is exclusively available to XLVet Members.
Duration: 8 days
Delegates: New graduates and those who have changed species specialism recently.
Overview: Modules include Management of the Equine Emergency Patient, Equine Medicine, Clinical Essentials, Wellbeing and Driver Skills.

Programme Outline:
Clinically-focused learning will ensure graduates are equipped with the clinical decision-making skills to save lives, avoid harm and develop a toolkit to use in out-of-hours situations. Gaining the skills and ability to manage common emergency cases, and how to triage emergency visits. The dentistry component will consider the most up-to-date techniques and theory alongside common dental problems. The course will be part online and part face-to-face (COVID permitting).

Surviving and Thriving in Equine PracticeXLVets Equine Graduate Development Programme Brochure

  • Thriving in Equine Practice
  • Practical Equine Pharmacology
  • Driver Skills
  • Finance and Management

Management of the Equine Emergency Patient

  • Equine Wound Care and Fractures
  • Best Practice Colic Management
  • Foaling and Dystocia
  • Lameness and Laminitis
  • Septic or Not?
  • Euthanasia

Clinical Essentials

  • An Introduction to Equine Dentistry
  • Ophthalmic Exams and Ocular Emergencies
  • Clinical Pathology and Infectious Disease Outbreaks
  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology

Content: Clinical and non-clinical. 
Included: Four nights' accommodation, evening meals and lunches, as required for the course.

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