23/07/2018 - 27/07/2018 | Bern, Switzerland

held

Course Masters:

Dr. Katja-Nicole Adamik DACVECC/ECVECC (CH)
Dr. Nadja Sigrist DACVECC/ECVECC (CH)

Instructors:

Dr. Ariane Schweighauser DACVIM,ECVIM-CA (CH)
Dr. Miguel Campos Dipl. ECVIM-CA (CH)
Dr. Cristina Perez DACVIM, DECVIM (CH)
Dr. Bianca Hettlich Dipl. ACVS (CH)
Claudia Iannucci, Resident ACVECC
Dr. Isabelle Iff DECVAA (CH)
Prof. Dr. Daniela Schweizer DECVDI (CH)
Dr. Alan Kovacevic DECVIM-CA (CH)
Andreas Hermann, Resident ECVS
Dr. Ivayla Yozova DACVECC (CH)

Overview

This veterinary course in emergency and critical care is organized with the following emphasis: veterinarians that are actively integrated in an emergency service need continuous education and training. This course should give the candidates an introduction into the state of the art of emergency medicine and at the same time it is the first basic part followed by an advanced course for veterinarians involved in ESAVS continuing education.

At the end of the course the student should be able to:

  • Recognize a life threatening problem and prioritize actions
  • Recognize different forms of shock and know how to treat it
  • Assess the needs of fluid therapy and know how to give it
  • Recognize and treat the most common medical and surgical emergencies
  • Have a basic knowledge on cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Use narcotics and analgesics in critically ill patients

The course is divided in classical lectures, interactive case discussions in small groups, practical labs and surgical exercises.

Topics

  • Triage/ Emergency Facility
  • Respiratory Assessment and stabilization of the patient with respiratory distress
  • Diagnostic Imaging Thorax
  • Chest Trauma
  • Fluid therapy
  • Shock
  • Analgesia and Anesthesia of the Critically Ill
  • Status epilepticus
  • DKA/Hyperglycemia
  • Addisonian crisis
  • IMHA and ITP
  • Paraplegia and Paralysis
  • Head Trauma
  • Aproach to the acute Abdomen
  • Diagnostic Imaging Abdomen
  • GDV
  • Hemoabdomen
  • Cardiac Emergencies
  • Treatment of arrhythmias
  • FLUTD
  • Acute renal failure
  • Emergency blood work
  • Heat stroke
  • Dystocia and neonatal resuscitation
  • CPR

Case Discussions

  • Respiratory Distress
  • Fluid Therapy

Practical Labs

  • IV Access
  • Airway Access
  • Abdominal emergency surgery
  • CPR

Preliminary Program (Subject to change)

Monday, 23 July 2018

08:45 – 09:00 Welcome
09:00 – 09:45 Emergency Facility and Triage
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Shock
11:00 – 11:45 Fluid therapy
11:45 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 Emergency blood work
14:00 – 14:45 Cases: fluid therapy
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:00 Cases: fluid therapy

17:00 Welcome Drinks

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

08:00 – 09:00 Respiratory Assessment
09:00 – 09:45 Stabilization of the dyspneic patient
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Surgical thoracic trauma
11:00 – 11:45 Head trauma
11:45 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 Diagnostic Imaging Thorax
14:00 – 14:45 Video session iv / chest
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:00 Lab: iv / airway access Venous cut down, thoracocentesis chest tube

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

08:00 – 09:45 Anesthesia and Analgesia of the emergency patient
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Diagnostic approach to the acute abdomen
11:00 – 11:45 Diagnostic Imaging Abdomen
11:45 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 GDV
14:00 – 14:45 Emergency wound management
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:00 Lab/Cases: abdominal surgery

Thursday, 26 July 2018

08:00 – 09:00 Congestive heart failure
09:00 – 09:45 Pericardial effusion
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Addisonian Crisis
11:00 – 11:45 DKA
11:45 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 FLUTD
14:00 – 14:45 ARF
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 17:00 IMHA and ITP

Social evening 18:30h

Friday, 27 July 2018

08:00 – 09:00 Management of the down dog
09:00 – 09:45 The seizuring Patient
09:45 – 10:15 Coffee Break
10:15 – 11:00 Heat stroke
11:00 – 11:45 Dystocia/ Neonatal resuscitation
11:45 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 CPCR Theory
14:00 – 14:45 Lab: CPR
14:45 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:00 Case CPR
16:00 – 17:00 Final discussion

Registration and fees

Tuition fee: Euro 2.350.-

r

Early registration: Euro 2.250.-

(deadline for early registration payment: 5 February 2018)

Course location

Find alternative hotels

Please enter for Destination: `Berne`, for Country: `Switzerland` and your travel dates. Then search for hotels near the course address: `Länggasstrasse 124`.

-1° C
broken clouds

Bern

Länggasstrasse 124

Vetsuisse Faculty / University of Berne, Länggasstrasse 124, Bern, Switzerland

Related courses

will be announced shortly

Courses 2019 brochure

Order the free ESAVS information brochure 2019 and learn more about the veterinary intensive training programs in over 20 disciplines in Europe and Asia. Please send an E-Mail to info@esavs.eu with your delivery address to receive the free ESAVS Course Brochure 2019 or download the pdf version.

Contact us

ESAVS Office Germany
Schadtengasse 2
D-55765 Birkenfeld
Germany
email: info@esavs.eu
Phone: +49 6782 2329
Fax: +49 6782 86 930 28

 

 

in cooperation with

Copyright © 2018 ESAVS – All rights reserved • website by GAM S.A. Luxembourg