SIMPLIFY your approach to these COMPLEX cases!

Endocrine Emergencies Mini Series

Endocrine emergency patients usually have a good outlook if you get it right. Get it wrong and they usually die!


12 months access to recordings and course materials is included. Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events. Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.

  • Get all the help you need with your endocrine emergency patients in practice
  • How endocrine emergencies present and how you can spot them
  • Differential diagnosis
  • How you can achieve a working diagnosis with limited patient-side tests available for hormonal measurement
  • Short-term management of your emergency situations for optimal results
  • Comprehensive notes for you to download
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification (don’t worry, you can take them more than once if you don’t quite hit the mark first time)
  • You have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – you learn without travelling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare

Heads you live….Tails you don’t!

collapsed endocrine emergency

Take the guess work out of managing these challenging and rewarding cases by attending this online mini-series.

Join Medicine expert Kit Sturgess and get all the help you need!

Session 1: “Adrenal Gland Disease in Dogs”

Session 2: “Insulin Trouble and Hypothyroidism in Dogs”

Session 3: “Endocrine Emergencies in Cats”


What you’ll learn on this course:

Session 1: Adrenal Gland Disease in Dogsendocrine emergencies pic

  • How to distinguish an Addisonian crisis from severe renal insufficiency
  • Effective treatment protocols for the adrenal gland conditions you’ll see in practice
  • Recognising and managing uncommon presentations of hyperadrenocorticism


pancreatic insulinoma

Ultrasound scan showing a pancreatic insulinoma

Session 2: Insulin Trouble and Hypothyroidism in Dogs

  • Diabetic ketoacidotic crisis (DKA) – how to recognise it quickly
  • Your management options for DKA – give yourself the best chance of a good outcome
  • Is it epilepsy or is it a hypoglycaemic crisis due to insulinoma? Find out how to tell
  • Uncommon presentations of myxoedema including coma


Session 3: Endocrine Emergencies in Cats

    • Endocrine emergencies are rarer in cats
hyperaldosteronism in a cat

Weakness, ocular haemorrhage and collapse in hyperaldosteronism

  • Make sure you can recognise one when it does present
  • DKA in cats
  • Non-ketotic hyperosmolar diabetes
  • Hyperthyroid collapse
  • Thyroid storm, cardiomyopathy
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypokalaemic muscle weakness


About The Presenter

Kit Sturgess MA VetMB PhD CertVR DSAM CertVC MRCVS
RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Medicine

Kit 12 medKit Sturgess graduated from Cambridge University in 1986 and then spent 6 years in general veterinary practice. He has further professional qualifications in imaging, cardiology and internal medicine. Kit was awarded his PhD looking at the mucosal immune response to feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) in 1997. He has spent 6 years as a lecturer in small animal internal medicine at Bristol University and the Royal Veterinary College. Kit was a founding partner in a private, specialist led, multidiscipline referral centre near Winchester that has grown to 11 specialists and 65 staff. Kit’s love of teaching and learning has led him to develop a new, more flexible role, centred on lecturing, writing and providing locum specialist internal medicine services. Kit maintains a keen interest in many areas of internal medicine particularly cardiorespiratory, gastrointestinal and urinary tract disease. He has authored numerous articles and two textbooks as well as presenting lectures and research abstracts at conferences worldwide.

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Buy now and take advantage of this really easy to attend online CPD format.You will get access to the recordings, notes and quiz for 12 months after purchase.


GREAT VALUE ! 8 Hours of Easy to Attend CPD for Just £327 + VAT* 

The price includes all 3 sessions, notes and quiz – 8 hours of CPD

No traffic jams, accommodation hassles, pet or child care, rota clashes, locum fees….just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource

* overseas customers will not be charged VAT

Take advantage of the easy format of the online Mini Series and Discover the Secrets of Successfully Managing Endocrine Emergencies without leaving your practice!


Buy with absolute confidence

Your purchase is protected by the CPD Solutions no quibble money back guarantee.

Need some help? Call us on +44 (0)151 328 0444

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