Common Cancers in Cats
Common cancers in cats show important differences in presentation, prognosis and treatment with dogs. This course will prepare you for feline owners’ increasing demand of cancer treatment by offering a bench-to- bedside guide to the most common types of cancers in cats and challenge you to solve real life clinical cases.
MODULE 1 Feline oncology – why cats are not small dogs
MODULE 2 Common forms of Feline lymphomas
MODULE 3 Mammary Tumours in Cats – beyond surgery
MODULE 4 Feline Injection Site Sarcomas
MODULE 5 Feline Oral Tumours – what’s possible & reasonable
MODULE 6 Skin cancer & cutaneous paraneoplastic syndromes
MODULE 7 Feline mast cell tumours – beyond the skin
MODULE 8 Final MCQ exam to gain your CPD certificate
This online course offers 8 hours of elective CPD and will help you to obtain practical answers to the most frequent clinical questions in the management of feline patients with cancer such as:
What diagnostic test should I choose?
When is clinical staging required?
Should I advise radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy?
Which protocol should I choose in my practice?
What is the prognosis with or without treatment?
Course Format: A mixture of downloadable course notes, webinars to watch and case studies, with an active forum so that you can ask any questions to the course tutor, Dr Chiara Penzo
All our Tutored Online CPD Courses are written and taught by an expert in the relevant field. The tutor for this course is:
Dr Chiara Penzo DVM PhD Dip.ECVIM (Oncology) MRCVS. European and RCVS Recognised Veterinary Specialist in Oncology