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27 April 2017 10:00 - 27 April 2017 18:00

Sneezing and Wheezing Cat

Holiday Inn, Gatwick, Povey Cross Road, Gatwick Surrey, RH6 0BA

Speaker: Dr Nicki Reed BVM&S CVR DSAM (Feline) DECVIM-CA MRCVS

Venue:    Holiday Inn, Gatwick Airport, RH6 0BA

Fees: BSAVA Member £246.00 Inc VAT
Non BSAVA Member £369.00 Inc VAT

This course will cover investigation of upper and lower respiratory disease in cats. We will cover diagnosis and novel treatments of acute rhinitis, and causes and management of recurrent nasal discharge. We will look at aetiology and pathophysiology of wheezing cats and how to manage them.   A look at diagnosis and management of pyothorax and emergency treatment of the dyspnoeic patient will follow and the day will be finished with an interactive look at some case studies.           

Learning objectives 
  1. How to approach investigation of upper  and lower respiratory tract disease in cats
  2. Knowledge of the underlying causes and management of acute rhinitis and recurrent nasal discharge
  3. How to approach the wheezy cat and appropriate management options
  4. Understand the diagnosis and management of pyothorax
  5. How to select appropriate emergency treatment for the dyspnoeic patient.


Terms and Conditions: All courses must be paid for in full at the time of booking. Cancellation of a booking must be received in writing. Cancellation will incur a charge of 20% of the registration fee if received more than 30 days before the course, 50% for cancellation between 15-30 days and 100% for cancellation within 14 days of the course. Delegates must telephone 01452 726700 to ensure their cancellation has been received. BSAVA reserves the right to alter the programme or the speaker and/or to impose a surcharge should this become necessary due to unavoidable circumstances. BSAVA reserves the right to cancel a course due to unforeseen circumstances. Registrants should note that the BSAVA member's rate applies only when the person attending the course is a member of the Association. To qualify for the reduced member's rate for courses, non-members must join BSAVA prior to the course.

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