Nurses Course

Ultrasound Triage for the Emergency Patient


30 Mar 2023 - 30 Mar 2023


A one-day course suitable for qualified veterinary nurses in general practice and referral centres – learn how 'FAST' ultrasound scanning can help you triage and support your emergency and critical patient by becoming adept at POCUS (Point of Care Ultrasound), AFAST™ and TFAST™. 

This course would also be suitable for candidates working towards an NCert in ECC.



  • Learn how to rapidly triage the emergency patient using ultrasound – and save lives!
  • Emergency assessment of the acute abdomen – with confidence
  • Quick and safe evaluation of the dyspnoeic dog and cat
  • Is this cardiac or respiratory? – In seconds!
  • Rapidly identify abdominal fluid/ internal bleeding/ pleural effusion/ pneumothorax/ pulmonary oedema
  • Interactive, case-based approach to real emergencies and critical patients

This highly practical scanning course will help you triage those emergency patients that come in when the vet is already busy.


Digital course notes

Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Delegate numbers capped at nine

Venue: Sheffield
Date: 30 Mar 2023 - 30 Mar 2023

Ultrasound Triage for the Emergency Patient

30 Mar 2023 - 30 Mar 2023
Other available dates
Day 1: 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM
6 CPD Hours
1 Day