Cat Nursing 101: Chronic Feline Diseases

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About the course

As a veterinary nurse, you play a vital role in owner education, communication and support, when managing a long-term illness. A successful outcome often depends on attention to detail and a thorough understanding of the disease process. This course will provide you with an update on the long-term management of common and complex feline conditions including:

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Cognitive dysfunction syndrome
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Poor appetite and anorexia
  • Lower urinary tract disease

By the end of the course you will feel more confident in your understanding of common feline conditions and how to optimise patient outcome through the provision of support and advice to carers.

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