Equine Emergency & Critical Care for Advanced Practitioner A 2-Day Practical Course

April 9, 2019

Date: June 28 - June 29, 2019

Description:

This 2-day practical course was designed for equine practitioners and veterinary technicians with a good working knowledge in the field of equine emergency and critical care. The world-renowned specialists will report on new developments and share invaluable tips and tricks on how to efficiently diagnose and treat critically ill patients in a private clinic setting. Each of the following hot topics will be addressed via well-illustrated, interactive case-discussions providing a platform for the panel to also share pitfalls and erroneous clinical conclusions:Fluid Therapy & ResuscitationMonitoring the Critically ill HorseNew NSAIDsInexpensive Strategies for Complicated ColicsIts not Endotoxemia its SIRS Why Anti-Endotoxic Therapies dont workHow to Incorporate an ICU into your HospitalStrategies for Septic Synovial Structures & Massive WoundsUpper & Lower Airway EmergenciesUltrasound of Emergency Cases, incl. FLASH ExamDealing with the Acute Neurologic CaseBlood Transfusion Donor Selection, Collection & AdministrationZebras not Horses Our Most Bizarre CasesBetween both afternoons, 7 hours of practical sessions will allow attendees to expand their diagnostic and therapeutic skills in small groups (2 4 attendees / ultrasound machine) on live horses and cadaver specimens and under the supervision of specialists. Each attendee will rotate through the following practical/case-based sessions:Diagnostic & Therapeutic Techniques for Ophthalmologic EmergenciesFluid Therapy Calculations CRIs & Using Fluid PumpsTrocharization Techniques, Joint Injections, Ultrasound-guided CSF Collection & TracheostomiesAbdominal Ultrasound (incl. FLASH & Abdominocentesis)Use of Point of Care Device (iSTAT, SAA, Glucometer, Lactate Meter, etc.)Upper & Lower Airway Endoscopy (incl. BAL/TW) & Guttural Pouch EndoscopyThe course fee includes lunches at a restaurant, coffee/tea breaks, a wine & cheese reception, extensive electronic course notes and a certificate of attendance. Attendees can choose to only attend the lectures (= Lectures Only) on this course or can register for the entire course (= Lectures & Practical Sessions). Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available.

Event type: Meeting

Event Address: Peterson & Smith Equine Hospital

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For More Information:Robin Johnson,VetPD

, office@vetpd.com, https://www.vetpd.com/courses/course-details/medicalsurgical-emergency-and-critical-care-of-the-horse-for-advanced-practitioners-567