Pregnancy Diagnosis Using Ultrasound

Synopsis
Discusses pregnancy diagnosisand illustrated both static and portable ultrosound machines. Explains how the ultrasonic beam is imaged and shows the differences between bone, tissue, fluids and gas. An artifact is explained. Several bitches at various stages of pregnancy are imaged and landmarks are used to help locate conceptuses. The use of diagramatic sections amplifies and links the various stages of pregnancy described. Explains the use of electronic callipers and why pregnancy length should be calculated from the date of ovulation rather than from the day of mating.
Series
Gdba Breeding Centre Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of production
1996
Availability
Out of Distribution
Uses
Veterinary surgeons.
Subjects
Veterinary science
Keywords
dogs; obstetrics; pregnancy - animal; sexual reproduction; ultrasound; veterinary procedures

Credits

Director
Patrick C Farr
Producer
Patrick C Farr
Writer
David Impey
Cast
Gary C W England 

Production Company

Name

DBI Communication

Sponsor

Name

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

Distributor

Name

DBI Communication

Phone
01926 497695
Fax
01926 490512
Address
FREEPOST CV3281
Warwick CV34 5BR
Name

Royal Veterinary College, Unit for Veterinary Continuing Education

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