Develop your knowledge and understanding of diabetic ketoacidosis in cats. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Feline diabetes course bundle.
This module looks at diabetic ketoacidosis in cats, including:
Pathogenesis – etiology, predisposing factors, pathophysiology, timecourse
Diagnosis – client history, presenting signs, urinalysis, biochemistry, hematology, radiography, 2D ultrasonography
Treatment – replace body fluid deficits, address electrolyte and acid/base disorders, turn off ketosis and address hyperglycemia, identify and address underlying or precipitating factors
Outcomes – guarded until stabilized, up to 30% mortality
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Felis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 60 minutes of CPD.
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