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Advanced Anaesthesia

Excel CPD - Vet Nurse CPD

1 month ago
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Date: Monday 12th August, 2024 - Friday 6th September, 2024
Start time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Duration: 10 hour(s)
Cost: £205

Week 1 - Preparation, Priorities and Checklists

Patient safety
The anaesthesia plan and patient priorities
Preparation and checklists

Learning objectives
After completion of this week, participants should be able to:

Understand how preparation and use of checklists improve patient safety
Be able to prepare individual anaesthesia plans for sick patients and/or complex procedures
Understand how to prioritise important considerations
Understand how to prepare the patient and equipment to minimise harmful delays and mistakes
Be able to construct and use relevant patient safety checklists.


Week 2 - Ventilation, Capnography and Neuromuscular Blockade

Physiology of spontaneous and controlled ventilation
Ventilators
Capnography
Neuromuscular blockade

Learning objectives
After completion of this week, participants should be able to:

Understand in which situations it is appropriate to use controlled ventilation
Understand how to set up a ventilator and what all the buttons do!
Understand the physiology and technology of capnography
Understand how to interpret different capnograph traces
Understand how to use and monitor neuromuscular blocking drugs


Week 3 - Advanced Monitoring and Cardiovascular Support

Physiology of heart rate and blood pressure
The electrocardiogram
Measuring blood pressure
Treating hypotension and arrhythmias

Learning objectives
After completion of this week, participants should be able to:

Have a better understanding of ECG interpretation and when to worry
Understand how to interpret blood pressure measurements
Understand when and how to treat common arrhythmias
Understand different ways of treating hypotension


Week 4 - Perioperative Analgesia

Analgesic drugs in the peri-anaesthetic period
Multimodal analgesia
Analgesic infusions
Using local anaesthetic techniques

Learning objectives
After completion of this week, participants should be able to:

Have an understanding of the pharmacology of analgesic drugs
Understand which drugs are useful in which situations
Be able to select and prepare analgesic drugs for intravenous infusions
Understand and select appropriate local anaesthetic techniques for different procedures


Tutor: Colette Jolliffe
Date: 12th August - 6th Sept 2024
Cost: £205 +vat
Length: 4 weeks
CPD: 10 hours
Level: Advanced

Who is it for?

Veterinary Nurses

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

10 hours

Registration and Booking

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