BEVA Fundamentals of Equine Emergencies

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  • Speciality Equine
  • Course type Attended
  • Job Role/Target Audience Equine Vet
  • Skill level Introduction, Intermediate
  • CPD Hours 7
  • Duration 1 day
  • Price From £240

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About the course

A day course to improve decision-making skills in the following emergency scenarios; severe dyspnoea, the recumbent horse, the non-weight bearing lameness and how to approach and manage wounds. Pre-course online theoretical learning will allow for emphasis on the day to be placed on practical training and case-based discussions. A tour of Liphook Equine Hospital and Laboratory will be available after the course.  Pre-course Online Learning  Pre-course online learning available prior to the CPD day, which will include the underlying differential diagnoses and strategies for dealing with emergency presentations including colic, recumbency, periparturient emergencies, non-weight bearing lameness, and wounds.  Morning Lectures  Morning Lectures will cover practical tips and logical decision making in common emergency scenarios faced by ambulatory equine vets.  Afternoon Practicals will rotate through the following area:  • Wound assessment (cadaver legs) • Bandaging and splint placement (live horses)  • Recumbent horse case scenarios (interactive session, online voting)

Please read and adhere to the BEVA Biosecurity Instructions for Practical Courses, which can be found here.

WHERE  Liphook Equine Hospital Forest Mere Liphook Hants GU30 7JG  COURSE FEES BEVA Members £240  Non-Members £480


COURSE ORANISER  Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants   KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES  • Develop an understanding of how to approach emergency call outs and out of hours work.  • Refresh your knowledge on wounds and lameness.  • Learn practical skills in bandaging and wound assessment.  • Gain confidence in your approach to severe haemorrhage  • Gain confidence in your approach to acute dyspnoea  COURSE SPEAKERS  Tom Hughes MA VetMB Cert ES (Orth) DipECVS MRCVS, Hants  Victoria South MA VetMB CertAVP (EM) DipECEIM MRCVS, Hants  Rachel Tucker Bsc BVetMed MVetMed CertAVP (ESO) DipECVS MRCVS, Hants


Start date Location / delivery
09 Oct 2019 GU30 7JG Book now

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