In this VETgirl veterinary technician webinar, Megan Brashear, BS, CVT, VTS (ECC) reviews electrolyte disorders in small animal patients. Alterations in sodium, chloride, and potassium can cause dramatic changes in our patients. This lecture will break down the reasons, physical signs, and treatments of electrolyte abnormalities placing an emphasis on recognition of physical signs so that technicians know what to watch for in their patients. A discussion of fluid therapy and anticipating changes will be included, along with case studies from the hospital.
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Topic: The Highs and Lows of Electrolyte Disorders
Speaker: Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 8-9pm EST (7-8pm CST, 6-7pm MST, 5-6pm PST) - Need time zone help? CLICK HERE
Total RACE-approved CE credit hours: 1 hour
RACE Program #: 785-35379
Cost: Free for ELITE members; otherwise $50/1-hour webinar
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RACE-CE provider name: VETgirl, LLC
RACE Provider number: 785
RACE Program number: 35379
This program has been approved for continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call VETgirl (858.859.1838) for further questions.
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