Canine and Feline Emergency Medicine
During the course you will learn how to approach the majority of emergencies seen in dogs and cats, how to perform rapid, effective stabilisation and how to plan and execute an efficient and rational diagnostic strategy. In short, it aims to teach you the essentials of how to be an effective emergency veterinarian.
- Sarah Haldane
On this course you’ll learn:
- To proficiently perform triage and major body system assessment
- To stabilise the emergency patient, with or without a tentative diagnosis
- A problem-oriented approach to the common emergencies seen in clinical practice
- To utilise cost-effective diagnostic strategies in the acutely ill or traumatised patient
- To establish vascular access, instigate fluid therapy, pain relief and other aspects of supportive care
- To perceptively monitor the emergency patient and how to predict and react to commonly occurring complications
- To communicate with owners regarding the prognosis and the management options available for the care of canine and feline emergency patients.
How the course works.
Emergency is one of the MVM courses for postgraduate veterinarians which is taught online via distance learning and led by a recognised international expert in the field.
Online Course: Starts February 2020 to November 2020