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7 May 2021 09:00 - 7 May 2021 17:00

Learn Online: Canine Endocrinopathies - Approach to the diabetic patient

Online , Online , Gloucester Gloucestershire, GL2 2AB

Learn Online: Canine Endocrinopathies - Approach to the diabetic patient

Sophie Keyte
Start Date: Friday 7th May 2021

Fees: BSAVA Member £120; Non Member £150

Is a canine diabetic one of those consults you dread when you look at the diary. Especially that case that just keeps coming back. Maybe you want some additional support In knowing how to approach these challenging cases. Or ar you nervous about keeping canine diabetics safe, managing possible complications an owner expectations?
Online activities (including quizzes and case studies) will support your learning and discussions on the online forum will be encouraged. We also provide additional resources to complement the course - the ‘BSAVA Bonus Bits’. These will include congress podcast recordings, JSAP and companion articles as well as a free chapter from the relevant BSAVA Manual (as well as a discount voucher for purchasing the whole book).

The first weekly unit will be released on the First Friday of the month, with the next weekly units being released on the following two Fridays. The discussion forum is open for the first three weeks of the course and the course content will remain available for a total of 8 weeks. You can complete the work how and when you choose over these 8 weeks.If so, this is the course for you. Join me and your colleagues talk about canine diabetes mellitus and hopefully we can progress in our understanding and management of this disease together.

Weekly Units

The newly diagnosed diabetic

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

The complicated diabetic

Learning Objectives

1.    Recognise presenting clinical signs of canine diabetes mellitus and formulate initial stabilisation plans.
2.    Confidently identify diabetic ketoacidosis and initiate emergency treatment with available tools.
3.    Undertake a logical approach to challenging canine diabetic patients.
4.    Understand and apply the main goals in treating a diabetic patient.
5.    Recognise the importance of a team approach to care including both veterinary personnel and owners.

Veterinary Surgeons


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