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193.219 Surgery and Imaging (15 credits)

Pre-operative assessment, surgical procedures and post-operative care, wound healing and infection, dressings, bandages, splints and casts, dental care and treatment, care and function of specialised surgical equipment, design features of an efficient surgical unit, theatre etiquette, safety practices, principles of veterinary radiography and positioning of animals for radiography. Common procedures in all domestic animals, radiation safety, ultrasonography (MRI, CAT scans) and equipment maintenance procedures.

Note(s): This course is only available to BVetTech Year 2 students. Please note that course start and finish dates differ from the normal University semester dates.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One non-standard Internal Manawatu Campus