Small animal medical nursing online

This course last ran 11 Sep 2017, we may be releasing new dates soon, please contact us for further information.


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Key Areas

  • Pathophysiology, nursing management and skills associated with:
  • Canine blood disorders
  • Adrenal disease
  • Pancreatitis and hepatic lipidosis
  • Diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Feline triaditis
  • Infectious diseases

CPD Hours

18 hours

Delivery Mode

Online e-CPD - What is this?

About this course

Aimed at qualified veterinary nurses wishing to further develop their knowledge in medical nursing, this online course will refresh your theoretical knowledge of key areas in medical nursing as well as discuss how medical conditions are nursed. It will help improve your understanding of medical nursing by looking at a range of conditions which are seen in both general and referral hospitals. Causes, nursing considerations and complications of a number of common medical conditions will be discussed.

This course will run for six weeks and will include a one hour weekly reading tutorial, shared discussion forums including case-based approaches and self-assessment tasks. This, as well as supplementary reading, will offer you a total of 18 CPD hours.



Gina Parkes, RVN DipAVN (small animal)
Senior Medicine Nurse
The Royal Veterinary College