Poisons and Toxicity with Louise O'Dwyer - Half Day

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About the course

Our customers’ lovely pets can have the most amazing ability to swallow the most unfortunate of things!

Toxicological emergencies are very common within veterinary practice and early treatment is often 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 practice, through to the treatment of the most commonly seen poisonings including:• Medications commonly used when dealing with toxicities• Gastrointestinal decontamination • Commonly used emetics• Commonly ingested poisons including paracetamol, NSAIDs, chocolate, anticoagulants and more!

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