Intensive Care Of The Foal In A Practice Setting
Duration: 30 hour(s)
This 30 minute online CPD tutorial for veterinary nurses uses septicaemia as a template to discuss the spectrum of treatments for sick neonatal foals. The treatments discussed are also applicable to neonatal maladjustment syndrome, neonatal isoerythrolysis, prematurity and system based illnesses. The tutorial will cover clinical signs, principles of diagnosis and treatment plans - to include supplementing gamma globulins, fluid and electrolyte balance, tube feeding, oxygen therapy and nursing care. Treatment of specific conditions, such as diarrhoea, pneumonia and septic arthritis will also be discussed, along with measures to prevent neonatal infections.
Who is it for?
Jessica Kidd BA DVM CertES(Orth) Dipl ECVS MRCVSRCVS and European Specialist in Equine SurgeryValley Equine Hospital, Berkshire
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