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Webinar Plus: Equine Anaesthesia

Royal Veterinary College

8 months ago

Date: Monday 20th September, 2021 - Sunday 17th October, 2021
Start time: 1:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Duration: 4 hour(s)
Cost: £349

Key AreasPractical equine anaesthesia including sedation, induction and recovery methods to upskill the participants in selecting appropriate anaesthetic and analgesic protocols for their patients.Basic cardiovascular and respiratory physiology in horses and the support of cardiovascular and respiratory function under general anaesthesia.Available pain assessment methods and mechanism-based analgesic management options and controversies in horses.Anaesthetic requirements of field anaesthesia and emergency or otherwise special patients, covering colic, foal anesthesia and other challenging cases.About this courseThere are no safe anaesthetic agents, there are no safe anaesthetic procedures. There are only safe anaesthetists. -Robert Smith, MDThis online course is designed to instil confidence in veterinary surgeons who are tasked with responsibility for anaesthesia in equine practices. It will cover some of the key areas of equine anaesthesia including pain assessment and analgesia, commonly used routine anaesthetic protocols, monitoring and cardiovascular and respiratory support. The final sessions will consider challenging cases, such as anaesthesia for obstetric and colic cases, and anaesthesia in foals and donkeys.The case discussions will include controversies within equine anaesthesia, and the evidence base for these. As such they will improve your reflective skills and encourage audit of your own practice, which is a critical learning area for those who are enrolled in relevant CertAVP modules.Why do this course?You will improve your ability to anaesthetise a horse safely and increase your confidence when dealing with challenging equine anaesthetics.The webinars for this course will be pre-recorded and can be viewed as recorded versions throughout the course. A live Q&A session with the tutor will run on the following dates at 2.30pm London time including a 15 minute registration and familiarisation period prior to the commencement of the session.Live Q&A dates:Wednesday 22nd SeptemberWednesday 29th SeptemberWednesday 6th OctoberWednesday 13th October

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The Speakers

Kathy Clarke , MA VetMB DVetMed DVA DipECVAA FEHEA FRCVSHonorary Professor of Veterinary AnaesthesiaThe Royal Veterinary CollegeKata Veres-Nyeki,, DipECVAA, PhD, FHEA, MRCVSLecturer in Anaesthesia and AnalgesiaThe Royal Veterinary College

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Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

16 hours

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