Nursing the Cancer Patient

The College of Animal WelfareDate: Time: Venue: CAW HuntingdonCourse fee: £185Lecturer: Kelly Druce ->
7Spaces available. Book now This course is designed for both student and qualified nurses and will offer delegates an improved understanding of Nursing the Cancer Patient.
This course is designed for both student and qualified nurses. The course will offer delegates an improved understanding of:

What cancer is and the types commonly seen in cats and dogs 
Diagnostic tests and how to obtain quality samples 
Staging of tumours and the various imaging techniques 
Treatment modalities 
Paraneoplastic syndromes 
Nursing considerations to include H and S, pain relief, palliative care, owner support, compassion fatigue and the administration of chemotherapeutic agents 

This course will also explore the main objectives when treating cancer in domestic pets including ethical considerations. 
Related searches:
Book onto a CPD course 6 months in advance to recieve an early bird discount! Online CPD Course: Principles of Animal First Aid Sign up to our CAW Newsletter to get the latest CPD courses and offers Online CPD Course: Microchip Refresher for Veterinary Nurses