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August 27, 2015: Hemostasis: All bleeding stops eventually (1.5 hrs)

DIC? Dead in cage? Death is coming?

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In this 1.5-hour VETgirl & HemaBlock webinar, Dr. Garret Pachtinger reviews general hemostasis and the importance of the coagulation system in small animal medicine. Common disorders that affect hemostasis such as disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) and anticoagulant rodenticide toxicosis will be reviewed.

In this lecture, you'll understand the coagulation cascade and how it applies to our veterinary small animal patients. You'll also learn what clinical signs are seen with factor deficiency versus thrombocytopenia/thrombocytopathia. Lastly, this lecture will review overall treatment for hemostatic disorders, including a review of Vitamin K1 therapy, plasma transfusions, and platelet transfusions.

Title: Hemostasis: All bleeding stops eventually
Speaker: Garret Pachtinger, VMD, DACVECC
Date: August 27, 2015
Time: 7pm – 8:30pm EST
Total RACE-approved credit hours: 1.5 hours

Thanks to generous sponsorship from HemaBlock, this was delivered LIVE, free to all veterinary professionals!


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