27/01/2020 - 31/01/2020 | Vienna, Austria

registration open

Program Director/Principal Course Master:
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Eva Eberspächer-Schweda, FTA, Dipl. ACVAA (AT)
Instructors:
Dr. Attilio Rocchi, Dipl. ECVAA (AT)
Dr. Elena Russold, Cert VA, CPP (AT)
Dr. Heidi Reich, DECVAA (AT)
Dr. Matthias Eberspächer-Schweda (AT)
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Please note

ESAVS offers two Anaesthesiology courses for veterinarians (Anaesthesia & Pain Management I and Anaesthesia & Pain Management II). Each one of these courses can be taken independently in any sequence as fits your schedule.
Preliminary Program (Subject to change)
Monday, 27 January 2020 - Anaesthetic machine and monitoring

08:30 – 09:00 Welcome and introduction
09:00 – 09:45 Introduction to anaesthesia in small animals
09:45 – 10:45 Anaesthetic machine – how does it work?
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:00 Cleaning, maintenance and checks of the anaesthetic machine
12:00 – 12:30 Common problems / pitfalls with the anaesthetic machine
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:30 Monitoring of the anaesthetic patient (theory)
14:30 – 15:00 Coffee Break 
15:00 – 17:15 Monitoring of the anaesthetic patient (practice)
17:30 Icebreaker

Tuesday, 28 January 2020 - Anaesthesia drugs and protocols

08:30 – 10:15 Overview of relevant drugs for anaesthesia and perioperative management
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:00 Anaesthetic protocols for healthy patients
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 – 14:00 Breed specific considerations in cats and dogs including brachycephalic patients
14:00 – 15:00 Anaesthetic and perioperative management in rabbits, guinea pigs and small rodents
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30 CASUS
16:30 – 17:15 Case based discussion 

Wednesday, 29 January 2020 - Perioperative management and CPR

08:30 – 09:15 The importance of a thorough anamnesis and clinical evaluation
09:15 – 09:45 Perioperative temperature management – how and why?
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Airway management: intubation, laryngeal mask airway and tracheotomy
11:00 – 12:00 Placement and interpretation of a central venous catheter (theory and practice)
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 – 13:45 This should be in your crash cart!
13:45 – 14:45 CPR in dogs and cats – theory
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:15 Practical session: CPR in dogs and cats & Team work in a critical situation
18:30 Dinner

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - Local anaesthesia techniques: introduction and practical session

08:30 – 09:15 Introduction to local anaesthesia and available drugs
09:15 – 09:45 Local blocks on the thorax (theory)
09:45 – 10:45 Local blocks on the head (theory)
10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:30 Local blocks of the limbs and other clinically relevant local blocks
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 15:00 Practical session: Wet lab Local blocks
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:15 Practical session: Wet lab Local blocks

Friday, 31 January 2020 - Disease management

08:30 – 10:00 Anaesthetic management of the cardiac patient with case discussion / clicker
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 11:00 Anaesthetic management of C-section and care of the neonatal patient
11:00 – 12:00 Anaesthetic management in patients with renal and hepatic insufficiency
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 – 13:45 Anaesthetic, analgesic and perioperative management of the dog with GDV
13:45 – 14:30 Anaesthetic management of dentistry patients incl. geriatric patients
14:30 – 15:00 Questions & Discussions

 

 

Total hours: 40

ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA

ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

 

Registration and fees
Tuition fee: Euro 2.250.-
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Early registration: Euro 2.150.-

(deadline for FULL early registration payment: 12th August 2019)
Course location

thv – International Training Center for Human & Veterinary Medicine

Bergmillergasse 5, Stiege 2, Top 3, 1140 Vienna, Austria
thv – International Training Center for Human & Veterinary Medicine
Bergmillergasse 5, Stiege 2, Top 3, 1140 Vienna, Austria
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