Develop your knowledge and understanding of anesthesia for Cesarean section in dogs. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Anesthesia for specific conditions/procedures in dogs and cats course bundle.
This module looks at anesthesia for Cesarean section in dogs, including:
Physiology of pregnancy – respiratory changes, cardiovascular and haematological changes, gastrointestinal tract, central nervous system, kidneys, uterus, pharmacology of the pregnant and parturient patient
Pre-anesthetic considerations – clinical examination, fluid therapy, Hartmann’s solution
Sedation/pre-anesthetic medication – benzodiazepines, acepromazine, alpha2 receptor agonists, opioids
Anesthesia and analgesia – deafness, tracheal damage, blindness, central nervous deficits
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Canis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 60 minutes of CPD.
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