14I4O07 - Special surgery

Course specification
Course titleSpecial surgery
AcronymVeterinary Medicine
Type of studyIntegrated academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Petar Milosavljević
  2. doc. dr Milan Hadži-Milić
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
  1. doc. dr Bogomir Bolka Prokić
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ConditionPatological morphology, Anestesiology, General Surgery
    The goalIntroduction with theoretical and practical aspects of the specific organ systems surgery and practicing surgical techniques necessary for clinical practice and independent solving common problems.
    The outcomeThe student needs to know the surgical operating methods and techniques on different tissues and different organs. He can review and prepare the patient for surgery, assist or independent do basic surgical procedures, treatment and sew up the wound, do: castration, laparotomy, ovariectomy, knows principles of trauma treatment of the bone-joint system and hoof.
    Contents of lecturesSurgery: soft tissue, chest and the upper respiratory tract , oral cavity and the teeth, GIT and perianal region, hernia, urogenital system. CVS and NS . Endocrine system (2), Musculoskeletal and hoof. Care of injuries and diseases of the bone-joint system, osteosynthesis. Ophthalmology . Oncologic Surgery
    Contents of exercisesAbscess and hematoma ; Surgical removal of the horns, Oncological surgery. Tracheotomy and tonsillectomy, teeth surgery. Laparotomy and Ruminotomy, gastrothomy, bowel resection, prolapse of the rectum. Surgery on the hooves and hoof , orthopedic shoeing, castration, castration complications , ovariectomy, hysterectomy, uretrothomy, osteosynthesis .
    1. Vučović D., Prokić B., D. Raptopulos : Veterinary anesthesiology, Belgrade, 2009. Trailović D, Basic Principles of replacement fluid, VetKer, Belgrade, 2010. Muir W.W., Hubbell. A.E J., Bednarski M.R., Skarda T.R.: Handbook of Veterinary Anesthesia, Dep. Of Vet. Cl. Sciences, Columbus Ohio Mosby – Elsevier, St. Luis 2007 Bojrab M.J.: Disease Mechanisms in Small Animal Surgery, Lea & Febiger 1993. Mc Ilwraight C.W., Robertson J.T., Equine Surgery, Advanced Techniqeus, W Тадић М., Милосављевић П.:
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingTheory lessons with interactive learning, with the use of audio-visual methods (PowerPoint presentations, movies), practical exercises on healthy and sick animals and practical work at the Surgery Clinic, in veterinary clinics, farms and racetrack.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lectures20Test paper20
    Practical lessons30Oral examination30