SURGICAL CLINIC AND OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY CLINIC TRAINING
Learning outcomes of the course unit
During the traineeship the students must learn in practice the management of patients, anaesthesia protocols, surgery tecnhiques for orchiectomy and ovariectomy/ ovarioisterectomy/cryptorchidism; the gynecological/ultrasoud evaluation in the mare, cow, bitch and queen; artificial insemination techniques in all species
Course contents summary
During the internship the student is involved in the practical nature of clinical cases in obstetrics. In particular, the task involves mentoring for teachers in the context of surgery (ovariohysterectomy in dogs and cats, orchiectomy in dogs and cats), assistance and monitoring the pregnant mare, foal management of newborn calves in clinical care, management and collection of semen from the stallion, A.I. in mares and cows and sessions of palpation and soundness breeding examination of cattle hospitalized in departmental stalls and in some affiliated farms
Mckinnon A.O. Equine reproduction. Roberts S.J. Veterinary Obstetrics and genital deseases ( Theriogenology)P.L. Senger - Pathways to pregnancy and parturition - Second revised edition - wwww.currentconceptions.com ISBN 0-9657648-2-6 - 2003.
The students help teacher and vets enrolled at the Veterinary Hospital, in all activities.
Assessment methods and criteria
Case by case, procedure by procedure acquisition of manual skills and evaluating the ability of independent judgment and relationship with the patient and customer.