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2021 Updates in Emergency & Critical Care: Urinary Emergencies (Virtual CE Meeting)

March 6 @ 1:00 pm - 5:10 pm


Our 3rd annual Updates in Emergency Critical Care course will focus on urinary emergencies. This virtual half-day course will provide practical updates on multiple urinary related emergencies frequently encountered in small animal practice. All presentations will be made by doctors from the NC State Veterinary Hospital. Scroll down for a full schedule of sessions, as well as speaker and registration information.

Time Session Title Speaker
1:00 p.m. - 1:10 p.m. Introduction and Welcome Dr. Alex Lynch
1:10 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Approach to the Dog That Can't Urinate Dr. Shelly Vaden
2:10 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. The Blocked Cat (3 x 15 min) - Treating Hyperkalemia; Choosing a Urinary Catheter; Using Analgesics and Muscle Relaxants Dr. Alex Lynch
3:00 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Approach to the Cat With Ureteroliths Dr. Allison Kendall
4:10 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. How to Perform a Cystotomy Dr. Sarah Townsend
4:40 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. Urinary Tract Trauma Dr. Alyx Tracy

Alex Lynch, BVSc (Hons), DACVECC, MRCVS – Assistant Professor, Emergency & Critical Care

Shelly Vaden, DVM, PhD, DACVIM – Professor, Internal Medicine

Allison Kendall, DVM, MS, DACVIM – Assistant Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine

Sarah Townsend, BVSc (Hons), MRCVS – Assistant Professor, Soft Tissue and Oncologic Surgery

Alyx Tracy, DVM – Resident, Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care

The registration fee for this event is $75. This fee includes electronic proceedings and 4 hours of CVME credits as approved by the NCVMB.

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March 6

1:00 pm - 5:10 pm
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