While TFAST is not a comprehensive examination on its own, it can be part of any veterinary standard protocol to maximize diagnostic yield. This session will discuss the use of TFAST for assessing a variety of presenting issues, especially in emergency situations.
Describe and understand the normal apperance of basic thoracic ultrasonographic anatomy
Evaluate the thorax using the TFAST technique
Evaluate common thoracic ultrasonographic abnormalities seen on an emergency basis