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Advanced Surgical Procedures for Advanced Practitioners
Mini Series

Get all the help you need with complicated surgical procedures in this easy to attend, fully guaranteed, Online Mini Series™ from CPD Solutions. Suitable for APs and those at a similar level.

  • Easy access online CPD at your level- refine your surgical techniques and decision making
  • You have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions and study notes for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – you learn without travelling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare
  • Watch the recordings on your iPad, mobile, PC or tablet
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification
  • Designed specifically for Advanced Practitioners and those at that level

The Mini Series fitted around my work so could do it in my spare time.

Fantastic presentation, very informative and interesting. Useful, practical advice, highlighting things to concentrate on/avoid

What will I learn on this course?

Session 1

Surgical Treatment of Chronic Ear Disease

  • The best approach to patients with ear disease
  • Indications of when to perform a lateral wall resection
  • Indications of when to perform a total ear canal ablation and lateral bulla osteotomy
  • Indications of when to perform a ventral bulla osteotomy
  • How to perform each procedure step by step, with plenty of video footage

Session 2

Take a Dip into the Chest and Lose the Fear!

  • How to surgically access the thorax; Lateral thoracotomy, Sternotomy
  • Aetiology, diagnosis and treatment of surgical pulmonary disease; lung lobe torsion, pulmonary adenocarcinoma, pulmonary abscess and naughty blebs and bullas
  • How to perform a lung lobectomy using staples techniques, explained via extensive images and videos

Session 3

Remove the Gall Bladder and Close the Shunt

  • How to manage a patient with gall bladder disease, especially gall bladder mucocele
  • How to perform a cholecystectomy, step by step; Indications, outcome and complications
  • How to manage a patient with an extrahepatic shunt; Diagnosis, stabilisation and surgical treatment

Meet the Presenter....

Benito de la Puerta

DVM CertSAS DipECVS MRCVS European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

After qualifying from the University of Madrid in 1997, he obtained a three year clinical scholarship at the same university.

In 2002 Benito completed an internship at the Royal Veterinary College. After a period in general practice, he returned to the RVC to complete a three year residency in Small Animal Surgery.

Benito passed his board exams in 2010 becoming an ECVS Diplomate and in 2011 became a European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery.   Since 2009 he has been working at North Downs Specialist Referrals. Benito has published various clinical and research papers and is an avid speaker; he has particular interest in thoracic and oncological surgery.

Watch the recordings at a time convenient to you!

The content of the Mini Series will help me very much in my work in practice. It will give me confidence to approach cases in a logical way and reach a working diagnosis and treatment plan, whilst recognising where specialist advice and referral is appropriate.

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12 months access to recordings and course materials is included

Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events.
Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.


Take advantage of the easy Online Mini Series™ format and increase your confidence and understanding of complicated surgical procedures

Just £397 + VAT*

  • Overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT.
  • Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.
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Price includes...

  • All 3 sessions
  • Notes and quiz (8 hours CPD)
  • PLUS unlimited access to recordings and all course materials for 12 months!
  • No traffic jams or accommodation hassles
  • No child or pet care to arrange
  • No rota clashes to worry about and no locum cover needed

Just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource


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Very thorough and comprehensive courses. The course notes are a great addition too.

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