Vetpills “English for vets” (Programa completo)
Inicio: 01/01/2022 | Duración: 6 Vetpills

Vetpills “English for vets” (Programa completo)


Estas Vetpills ofrecen a los veterinarios una oportunidad de ampliar su conocimiento de la terminología médica veterinaria en inglés y de conocer expresiones que les podrán resultar muy útiles para comunicarse con propietarios anglófonos.


En esta primera entrega, estas Vetpills abordan los siguientes temas:

1. How do I take a clinical history?

  • Welcoming clients and asking for information about new patients
  • Asking for information when there are signs of disease
  • Using appropriate language
  • Understanding the information given by the owner
  • Taking the patient's details and clinical history: an example

2. Gastrointestinal disorders in small animal practice

  • Anatomy and structure of the digestive system
  • Common clinical signs and diagnostic techniques
  • Common problems or diseases responsible for gastrointestinal (GI) disorders (Part I)
  • Common problems or diseases responsible for gastrointestinal (GI) disorders (Part II)
  • Common problems or diseases responsible for gastrointestinal (GI) disorders (Part III)

3. Giving instructions on care and medication administration

  • Types of medication
  • Explaining why a treatment is necessary
  • Frequency and route of administration
  • Example instructions
  • General care

4. Animal behaviour: disorders, solution and prevention

  • Common dog behaviour issues
  • Common cat behaviour issues
  • Treatment of behavioural issues
  • Prevention of behavioural problems

5. The veterinary practice: facilities, equipment and additional services

  • The facilities
  • Equipment (Part I)
  • Equipment (Part II)
  • Other services

6. Explaining the diagnostic process and giving information about diagnostic tests

  • Informing about suspicions
  • Recommending tests
  • Explaining pros and cons and information about possible complications
  • Explaining the consequences of a decision