9 Mar 2020

Exotic Animal - Principles of Anaesthesia, Emergency and Critical Care Medicine; Diagnostic Imaging



Key learning objectives Day One:

  • Identify the type of fluid replacement required
  • Calculate fluid requirements
  • Appreciate different administration techniques and cannulation techniques
  • Select appropriate agents for the restraint, pre-medication, induction and maintenance of anaesthesia
  • Monitor anaesthesia
  • Apply knowledge of emergency and resuscitation techniques in anaesthesia to clinical situations if required
  • Understand the basic principles of emergency and critical care medicine of exotic pets

Key learning objectives Day Two:

  • Appreciate the value of imaging techniques in mammals, reptiles and avian species including:
    • Radiography and radiology of soft tissues and the skeleton
    • Contrast media techniques
    • Ultrasonography and echocardiography
    • Principles of endoscopy including the respiratory, gastrointestinal and reproductive tracts


Comprehensive course notes, refreshments and lunch on the day.

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