About the course
A 6 part series on Haematological and Haemostatic Emergencies with Shailen Jasani.
***The cost of this course (£35 + VAT) also includes unlimited access to vet-ecpd.com for 1 full month, allowing you to view hundreds of hours of certified CPD lectures on a huge variety of topics!**
Not enough red cells, not enough blood clots……… Anaemia is a relatively common problem affecting dogs and cats and some of these patients present as emergencies.
This series starts by discussing the different types of anaemia and how to approach the anaemic patient. It then moves onto transfusion medicine in the context of the anaemic patient. The second part of the series focuses on coagulation, reviewing some of the basic physiology and haemostatic testing before going on to discuss transfusion therapy for clotting disorders. The series ends with some case scenario discussions
Topics covered include:
-Immune-mediated haemolytic anaemia (IMHA)
-Immune-mediated thrombocytopenia (IMT)
-Rodenticide intoxication -Canine angiostrongylosis (lungworm)