Nursing Pearls in the ER (1823)
Companion Animal Medicine |  Emergency/Critical Care
Saturday |  4:00 PM -  4:50 PM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||302BC



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


Nurses play a critical role in care of the sick or injured patient. This lecture reviews some practices that aid in managing the acutely ill. This session is relevant to both Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians.

Learning Objectives

1. Learn how to apply pearls to improve staff efficiency.

2. Learn pearls that can be applied to a broad base of patients.

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