Emergency Patient Online
Royal Veterinary College
Date: Monday 11th September, 2023 - Sunday 22nd October, 2023
Start time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Duration: 6 hour(s)
The “shocked” patient
The approach to and stabilisation of the trauma patient
The dyspnoeic emergency – assessment and stabilisation
A rational approach to fluid therapy in the emergency patient
The acute kidney injury patient
The “acute” abdomen
Using point of care ultrasound (POCUS) in emergency patients
Bleeding emergencies and transfusion therapy
Nutritional support of hospitalised patients
Sepsis and new advances in management of critically ill patients
About this course
Emergencies are common in all practices, not just after hours!
Emergency cases can be some of the most fun and rewarding patients seen in veterinary practice. However, they can also be some of the more challenging and stressful patients to treat.
Why do this course?
You will learn diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to common emergency and trauma cases to increase your confidence and reduce your stress levels.
Who is it for?
Dominic Barfield, BSc BVSc MVetMed DipACVECC DipECVECC FHEA MRCVSSenior Lecturer in Veterinary Emergency and Critical CareThe Royal Veterinary CollegeDan Chan, DVM DipACVECC DipECVECC DipACVN FHEA MRCVSProfessor of Emergency Critical Care Medicine and Clinical NutritionThe Royal Veterinary CollegeKaren Humm, MA VetMB MSc CertVA DACVECC DipECVECC FHEA MRCVSAssociate Professor in Transfusion Medicine and ECCThe Royal Veterinary College
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