Webinar Plus: Summer ills - managing heatstroke, BOAS emergencies and more

Key Information

CPD Hours: 16 hours

Course Length: Four weeks

Course Format: A mixture of two-hour pre-recorded webinars (which can be reviewed throughout the course), live weekly Q&A sessions with the tutors, self-assessment exercises, supplementary reading material and tutor-moderated online discussion forums

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New in 2021

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Dealing with the BOAS patient in respiratory distress, stabilisation and surgery
  • Investigation, stabilisation and management of pancreatitis and gastrointestinal foreign bodies
  • Seasonal skin diseases - less common diseases and atopic
  • Critical care of heatstroke, intoxication, allergic reactions, stings and bites
About this course

Do you want to be better prepared to deal with those summer disaster cases that come into your practice?

The summer season hopefully brings sun, but it also brings an increase in certain diseases and problems. This course will provide you with the opportunity to learn about management of a wide variety of conditions, with input from specialists in internal medicine, surgery, dermatology and emergency and critical care. The information covered will be applicable every day in practice.

Why do this course?
If you enjoy all aspects of general practice and want to attend a course that will allow you to explore a variety of subjects in greater depth, this webinar plus is just right for you. You will learn about up to date management of many common disorders, as well as some that can be challenging to know the optimum care for.

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 28th April 
Wednesday 5th May
Wednesday 12th May
Wednesday 19th May

Tutors

Sarah Stewart , DVM DACVIM MRCVS (SAIM)
Staff Clinician in Internal Medicine
The Royal Veterinary College

Dan Brockman, BVSc CertVR CertSAO DipACVS DipECVS MRCVS
Professor of Small Animal Surgery
The Royal Veterinary College

Laura Cole, MA VetMB MVetMed CertVPS CertAVP(ECC) DipACVECC DipECVECC MRCVS
Lecturer in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
The Royal Veterinary College

Anke Hendricks, DrMedVet CertVD DipECVD PGCertAP FHEA MRCVS
Associate Professor in Veterinary Dermatology
The Royal Veterinary College

Karen Humm, MA VetMB MSc CertVA DACVECC DipECVECC FHEA MRCVS
Associate Professor in Transfusion Medicine and ECC
The Royal Veterinary College

Lynda Rutherford, BVM&S MVetMed DipECVS PGCertVetEd FHEA MRCVS
Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery
The Royal Veterinary College