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Anaesthesiology I, Vienna / Austria, 27 - 31 August 2017 Course Fully Booked - Waiting List Open

Principal Course Master: Prof. Dr. Gilles Dupré, DECVS (AT)
Course Master: Dr. Eva Eberspächer-Schweda, DACVAA (AT)
Instructors: from the Anasthesia Team of the Veterinary University Vienna, Austria

PROGRAM -subject to Change-

Sunday, 27 August 2017
Anesthetic machine, monitoring equipment and perioperative Management
- Introduction to anesthesia in small animals
- Anesthetic machine - how does it work?
- Monitoring of the anesthetic patient
- Why monitor? The most common complications
- Perioperative management
- Practical session: Equipment and monitoring in small groups

Monday, 28 August 2017
Anesthesia drugs, protocols of the healthy Patient
- Overview anesthetic drugs
- Drugs relevant for perioperative management
- Anesthetic protocols for healthy patients
- Perioperative infusion: cristalloid and colloid solutions
- Breed specific considerations in cats and dogs
- Case based discussion, case preparation in small groups

Tuesday, 29 August 2017
Anesthetic management of the diseased patient
- Cardiac patient
- C-section and care of the neonatal patient
- Dog with GDV
- Small animal patient with renal and hepatic insufficiency
- Brachycephalic patient
- Patient for oral surgery / dentistry incl. geriatric patients
- Small group exercise: Case management of patients with certain diseases

Wednesday, 30 August 2017
Pain, analgesia, small mammals and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Introduction to pain, available analgesics and general management strategies
- Pain recognition
- Peri- and postoperative treatment options in dogs and cats after soft tissue or orthopedic surgery
- Treatment of chronic pain
- Anesthetic and perioperative management in rabbits, guinea pigs and small rodents
- Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in dogs and cats
- Practical session in small groups: CPR in the dog and cat

Thursday, 31 August 2017
Local anesthesia techniques: introduction and practical session
- Introduction to local anesthesia and available drugs
- Simple and useful application of local anesthesia (joints, splash block, patches, intercostal block)
- Local blocks for limb surgery incl. epidural anesthesia
- Local blocks on the head
- Practical session on cadavers


Hotel and Travel Information

Please find alternative hotels at:

Please enter for Destination: `Vienna`, for Country: `Austria` and your travel dates. Then search for hotels near the course address: `Veterinärplatz 1`.


Tuition fee: EURO 2.190,--
Early registration: EURO 2.090,-- (deadline for early registration payment: 30th April 2017)

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