Small Animal Endocrinology

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About the course

Tutored by Chris Scudder BVSc DipACVIM MRCVS and Sophie Keyte BVMS (Hons), MVetMed (Dist), DipACVIM MRCVS

This course is aimed to be a refresher of the common endocrine diseases. It will be divided into the following modules:

  • Diabetes mellitus in dogs and cats
  • Hyperadrenocorticism in dogs
  • Hyperparathyroidism and disorders of calcium
  • Hyperthyroidism in cats and hypothyroidism in dogs
  • Hypoadrenocorticism in dogs
  • Endocrinopathies presenting as an emergency patient

Each module will provide a short overview of current information regarding endocrine disease pathophysiology and possible presenting clinical signs, treatment options and alternatives for the poorly responsive patient.

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