10/08/2020 - 14/08/2020 | Vienna, Austria

registration open

Program Director/Principal Course Master:

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Eva Eberspächer-Schweda, FTA, Dipl. ACVAA

Instructors:

Dr. Attilio Rocchi, Dipl. ECVAA

Dr. Elena Russold, CVPP, Cert. VA

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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, 10 August 2020 - Respiration and ventilation
08:00 – 09:00 Registration; Welcome and introduction
09:00 – 09:45 Introduction to anaesthesia in small animals: some definitions
09:45 – 10:30 Clinically relevant physiology of respiration
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:45 Interpretation of blood gas analysis: pH, CO2, O2
11:45 – 12:15 Quick explanation of ventilator settings
12:15 – 13:15 Lunch Break
13:15 – 14:15 When and how do I ventilate a patient?
14:15 – 14:45 Coffee Break
14:45 – 17:00 Practical session: Ventilating a patient, introduction to ventilators, manual ventilation and strategies
Handing out the homework
ICEBREAKER
Tuesday, 11 August 2020 - Species Anaesthesia
08:30 – 09:30 What is so special about cats? Anaesthetic concerns in feline patients
09:30 – 10:15 Anaesthetic management of the ferret
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 11:30 Anaesthetic management of the rabbit
11:30 – 12:15 Anaesthesia of the hedgehog, squirrels and other wild animals
12:15 – 13:15 Lunch Break
13:15 – 14:15 Anaesthetic management of birds and reptiles
14:15 – 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 – 15:30 What is new in small animal anaesthesia? Update and a look into the future
15:30 – 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 – 17:00 Common mistakes during anaesthesia: it can happen to everyone!
Wednesday, 12 August 2020 - Pain

08:30 – 09:45 Introduction to pain and pain recognition
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:15 Analgesics and general management strategies of pain
11:15 – 12:15 Peri- and postoperative treatment options in dogs and cats after soft tissue or orthopaedic surgery
12:15 – 13:15 Lunch Break
13:15 – 14:00 Treatment of chronic pain
14:00 – 14:45 Case discussion, clicker/casus
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:00 It’s quiztime: How would you do it? Interactive clicker session

18:00 DINNER

Thursday, 13 August 2020 - Complications, monitoring and case management

08:30 – 09:30 1×1 Blood pressure & Cause and treatment of abnormal findings
09:30 – 10:00 Coffee Break
10:00 – 11:00 1×1 Capnography & Cause and treatment of abnormal findings
11:00 – 12:00 1×1 Electrocardiography & Cause and treatment of abnormal findings
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 – 14:00 1×1 Pulse oximetry & Cause and treatment of abnormal findings
14:00 – 15:00 Anaesthetic management of a patient for thoracotomy
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:15 Anaesthetic management of a patient with head trauma
16:15 – 17:00 Case discussion, clicker/casus

Friday, 14 August 2020 - Perioperative fluid management
08:30 – 09:30 Perioperative infusion management and important electrolyte abnormalities
09:30 – 10:00 Coffee Break
10:00 – 10:45 Blood products, transfusion and colloid solutions
10:45 – 12:00 Case discussion (homework from Monday)
12:00 – 12:30 Questions and conclusion
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch and Goodbye

 

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: 24th February 2020)

Course location

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Vienna, Austria

Perfektastraße 67, 1230 Wien, Österreich

Dräger Schulungszentrum, Perfektastraße 67, 1230 Wien, Österreich

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