Course Details

Course: Canine Epidural Anesthesia and Analgesia

Bundled Price: $147.00

Canine Epidural Anesthesia and Analgesia
Duration: 3 Hours Total Modules: 3 CE CREDITS: 3.0 Author(s): Luis Campoy, LV CertVA, DiplECVAA, MRCVS

Description:
This course provides a solid foundation in epidural anesthesia, to prepare the learner to perform an epidural injection or epidural catheter placement in canine patients. Topics covered include canine relevant spinal anatomy and physiology, epidural injection and catheter placement techniques, and pharmacology including potential complications and how to minimize and treat them.

Modules

Modules can be taken in any order

Module 1: Anatomy and Physiology

Duration: 1 Hours CE CREDITS: 1.0

Description:
This module will examine the relevant spinal anatomy and physiology of the resulting blockade following epidural anesthesia through elaborate illustrations, animations, and detailed descriptions. The module provides the learner with precise information to identify the appropriate anatomical landmarks and the correct puncture site.

Individual Module Price: $49.00

Module 2: Epidural Technique

Duration: 1 Hours CE CREDITS: 1.0

Description:
This module will present a standardized technique to perform an epidural injection and an epidural catheter placement in canine patients. The topics covered include equipment, patient preparation, correct needle placement, and proper catheter placement. Performing a standardized technique will increase the efficiency of the procedure and decrease the incidence of complications.

Individual Module Price: $49.00

Module 3: Pharmacology and Complications

Duration: 1 Hours CE CREDITS: 1.0

Description:
This module explains considerations for proper drug selection to optimize benefits of the locoregional anesthetic technique. Topics include pharmacology of local anesthetics and opioids as well as possible complications and avoidance strategies.

Individual Module Price: $49.00