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How to Deal with the Poisoned Patient (Half Day)

The College of Animal WelfareDate: Time: Venue: CAW HuntingdonCourse fee: £145Lecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory ->
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Toxicological emergencies are very common within veterinary practice and early treatment is vital in gaining a successful outcome for these patients.
This course will look at dealing with these cases; from the first stage of advice during the initial telephone call to the practice, through to the treatment of the most commonly seen poisonings including:

  • The latest recommendations for initial gastrointestinal decontamination
  • When and how to use advanced decontamination techniques including lipid therapy and gastric lavage
  • Approach to the patient with neurologic signs of toxicity including specific nursing interventions
  • Updates on the management of some of the most common toxicities seen in practice including NSAIDs, chocolate, anticoagulant rodenticides and more!

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