ECC : Fluid Therapy 1: Fluid Therapy Basics

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About the course

This veterinary nursing CPD lecture is the first in a series of Fluid Therapy lectures by Louise O'Dwyer and examines the basics of fluid therapy.  It discusses fluid requirements and fluid balance and then goes on to discuss dehydration, hypovolaemia, and shock.

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of the theoretical basics of fluid therapy.
  • An understanding of the basics of fluid therapy in practice.


Louise O’Dwyer MBA BSc(Hons) VTS(ECC) DipAVN(Medical, Surgical) RVN

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