Develop your knowledge and understanding of general anesthesia for dogs. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the General anesthesia and Monitoring bundle.
This module looks at balanced anesthetia, adverse effects, methods, anesthetic records, and patient safety checklists:
Balanced anesthesia – narcosis, analgesia, muscle relaxation.
Adverse effects – cardiovascular depression, respiratory depression, renal injury, liver pathology, stress response, thermoregulation.
Methods – ideal anesthetic, considerations for types, intravenous anesthesia, inhalation anesthesia
Anesthetic records and patient safety records – versions available.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Canis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
This course was written and peer reviewed by:
This module is worth approximately 30 minutes of CPD.