Emergency and Critical Care

Emergency Critical Care I

registration open

 

Bern / Switzerland

07.02.2022 – 11.02.2022

EURO 2.550.-

EURO 2.450.-(early registration deadline: 1.11.2021)

Total hours: 40
ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA
ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

Principal Course Master:

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

Course Master:

Dr. Nadja Sigrist DACVECC/ECVECC (CH)

Instructors:

Dr. Thierry Francey DACVIM, DECVIM-CA
Dr. Ariane Schweighauser DACVIM, DECVIM-CA
Dr. Shannon Axiak DACVAA
Dr. Christina Precht DECVDI
Dr. Alan Kovacevic DECVIM-CA
Dr. Cristina Perez DECVIM-CA
Dr. Simona Vincenti DECVS
Dr. Lisa Grandt cand. DECVIM-CA

Course 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.

Course Program (subject to change)

Monday, 7 February 2022
8.00 – 8.50 Welcome
9.00 – 9.45 Emergency Facility and Triage (NS)
9.45 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 11.45 Shock and fluid therapy including cases (NS)
11.45 – 12.00 Q&A (NS)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.00 – 14.00 Localization and specific stabilization of the dyspneic patient (NS)
14.00 – 14.45 Video cases respiratory distress (NS)
14.45 – 15.15 Break
15.15 – 16.00
Surgical thoracic trauma (SV)
16.00 – 16.45 Diagnostic Imaging Chest (ChP)
16.45 – 17.00 Q&A (KA)
Tuesday, 8 February 2022
8.00 – 8.50 Diagnostic approach to the acute abdomen (KA)
9.00 – 9.45 Management of GDV (NS)
9.45 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 11.00 Diagnostic Imaging Abdomen (ChP)
11.00 – 11.45 Management Hemoperitoneum (NS)
11.45 – 12.00 Q&A (NS)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.00 – 14.00 Emergency blood work (NS)
14.00 – 14.45 Fluid tx case in 2 groups (NS/IH)
14.45 – 15.15 Break
15.15 – 16.00 Fluid tx case in 2 groups
(NS/IH)
Wednesday, 9 February 2022
8.00 – 9.45 Anesthesia and Analgesia of the emergency patient (SA)
Case discussion
9.45 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 11.00 Addison crisis (KA)
11.00 – 11.45 DKA (NS)
11.45 – 12.00 Q&A (NS, KA)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.00 – 14.00 Obstructive FLUTD (AS)
14.00 – 14.45 AKI (TF)
14.45 – 15.15 Break
15.15 – 16.45 IMHA and ITP (LG)
16.45 – 17.00 Q&A (KA)
Thursday, 10 February 2022
8.00 – 8.50 Congestive heart failure (AK)
9.00 – 9.45 Pericardial effusion (AK)
9.45 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 11.00 The seizuring patient (NS)
11.00 – 12.00 Video session – Emergency procedures (NS)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.0014.45 Lab – Emergency procedures
(NS/KA/IH)
14.4515.15 Break
15.1517.00 Lab – Emergency procedures
(NS/KA/IH)
Friday, 11 February 2022
8.00 – 8.50 Heat stroke (KA)
9.00 – 9.45 Management of the down dog (AM)
9.45 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 11.00 Head trauma (KA)
11.00 – 11.45 Intoxication and lipid tx (KA)
11.45 – 12.00 Q&A and course evaluation (KA)
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch break
13.00 – 14.00 CPCR theory (NS)
14.00 – 15.15 CPR case (NS/KA/IH)
15.15 – 16.00 Casus training case (NS)
16.00 – 16.45 final discussion (KA/NS)

Course location

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