Nurses Club Archive

Blood gas analysis for nurses

Presenter: Katie Gray
RVN

Category: Nurses Club

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Published on: 16.11.2021
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Implications of anaesthesia in the paediatric patient

Presenter: Denise Prisk DipAVN (Surgical), VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), LTCL, LCGI, RVN

Category: Nurses Club

Anaesthesia of the paediatric patient presents many challenges for several reasons, including their small body size and the significant physiological and anatomical differences. We must be aware of these differences and take them into account when planning and carrying out anaesthesia in young patients. Paediatric patients are particularly prone to…

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Published on: 19.10.2021
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And breathe….The ins and outs of positive pressure ventilation

Presenter: Adam Auckburally BVSc Cert VA DipECVAA PGCAP FHEA MRCVS
EBVS® and RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia & Analgesia

Category: Nurses Club

This webinar is aimed at Veterinary Nurses in general practice who have an interest in learning about advanced techniques in anaesthesia. Adam will cover when to perform positive pressure ventilation (PPV), and how to do this safely, both manually using the reservoir bag and using a mechanical ventilator. Although further…

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Published on: 21.09.2021
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Enhanced Recovery After Surgery

Presenter: Miguel Martinez, Ldo Vet, Cert VA, Dip ECVAA, MRCVS
EBVS & RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Category: Nurses Club

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) is a novel and multifaceted set of techniques aiming to minimise the perioperative stress response with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes. The implementation of perioperative temperature management, early return adequate nutrition, optimal and individually tailored analgesia and environmental modifications to reduce stress are…

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Published on: 03.08.2021
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Don't stop the beat; common cardiac emergencies

Presenter: Chloe Fay
BSc (Hons) RVN CertVN ECC VTS (ECC)

Category: Nurses Club

Cardiac emergencies require urgent attention, and delay of treatment to these patients may cause fatalities. Understanding how the condition will affect the patient is key to understanding treatment efficacy and the importance of the nurses role within the management of these patients. This webinar will take an in-depth look at…

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Published on: 20.07.2021
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Physiotherapy for the Orthopaedic patient, assessment and treatments, a case study

Presenter: Helen Fentem-Jones
MSc Vet Physio, MSc Physio
Chartered Physiotherapist Specialising in Small Animal Veterinary Physiotherapy
Cat A ACPAT, MCSP, MHPC

Category: Nurses Club

This webinar is going to be looking at the physiotherapeutic management of the small animal orthopaedic patient. We will consider some of the common orthopaedic issues we may see in practise, and then how we would do a 'specific' orthopaedic physiotherapy assessment of these patients. Once we have assessed the…

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Published on: 16.07.2021
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Critical care of Neurological Emergencies

Presenter: Katie Gray PG Cert VE DipAVN RVN FHEA

Category: Nurses Club

When we triage patients in the emergency clinic, we assess their circulatory function, their respiratory system and the neurological status. This lecture will focus on the common neurological presentations to the emergency veterinary practice. We will first take a look at the most common clinical presentations we might expect to…

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Published on: 18.05.2021
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Improving Management of Canine Obesity - understanding dog and human behaviour to improve practical management

Presenter: Eleanor Raffan BVM&S PhD CertSAM DipECVIM-CA
Lecturer in Systems Physiology,
RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Medicine.

Category: Nurses Club

Pet obesity is often blamed on owners, but recent data shows that in many cases owners are trying - but failing - to control their pets' weight. I will summarise how recent developments in why some pets are so prone to obesity are relevant to your management of these cases,…

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Published on: 21.04.2021
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Hypotension in the Anaesthetised Patient

Presenter: Denise Prisk
DipAVN (Surgical), VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), LTCL, LCGI, RVN

Category: Nurses Club

The ability to measure and record arterial blood pressure in anaesthetised patients, by any means, is invaluable. Being able to detect and act on changes can help prevent the onset or deterioration of hypotension. Hypotension under general anaesthesia is common, even in the healthy patient, due to vasodilatory drug effects…

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Published on: 17.03.2021
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Approach to the Collapsed Patient

Presenter: Elle Haskey RVN BSc(hons) PGCert FHEA VTS(ECC) VPAC A1

Category: Nurses Club

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Published on: 16.02.2021
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Concepts of cancer chemotherapy

Presenter: Nicola Read
VN DipAVN(Med), RVN, PgC(Oncology)

Category: Nurses Club

As progressively more patients are diagnosed with cancer, our clients are becoming more open to exploring what options are available to treat their companion. Many veterinary practices have responded to this specific demand in care and now more care-teams than ever are offering chemotherapy to these animals. Veterinary nurses are…

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Published on: 19.01.2021
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