Fluid Therapy (1810)
Companion Animal Medicine |  Emergency/Critical Care
Friday |  1:00 PM -  1:50 PM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||302BC

 

Speaker(s)

Todd Duffy DVM, DACVECC
Aratana Therapeutics

Todd Duffy, DVM, DACVECC graduated from University of Illinois – College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Graduation was followed by an internship and an Emergency and Critical Care residency at the Animal Emergency Center in Glendale, WI. In addition to having worked in several large, emergency and multi-specialty hospitals, Dr. Duffy remains active with manuscript reviews, lecturing, and was a contributor to the first ever RECOVER CPR guidelines. Dr. Duffy has special interests in fluid therapy, antibiotic stewardship, patient safety, as well as analgesia and managing anesthesia for critical patients. He currently works for Aratana Therapeutics, is a consultant for Compassionate Heart, and provides locum clinical work.

Presentation Info

CE Credit(s): 1.00
CE Level: 2

Description

Fluid therapy is the cornerstone of emergency medicine. This seminar reviews the fundamentals of fluid therapy that are applicable to both routine and complex cases. Additionally, become informed of important topics on the horizon.

Learning Objectives

1. Understand different fluid types

2. Understand under what circumstances each fluid is best utilized

3. Understand end-points of fluid infusion

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