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Seminars 2019 (New)

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  • RVC_

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Temperature Extremes: From Hypothermia to Heat Stroke

Nov 08, 2019
Veterinary Nurse & Technician's Theater

This lecture is intended to discuss the concerns of hypothermia and heatstroke.

Discuss the pathophysiology of hypothermia, including mechanisms for heat loss, systemic effects, and treatment.

Discuss the pathophysiology of heatstroke, including differentiation from pyrexia, the mechanisms for heat gain, systemic effects, treatment, and nursing care.

  • Understand the pathophysiology of hypothermia.
  • Understand the pathophysiology of heatstroke.
  • Understand normal thermoregulation mechanisms.
  • Understand potential complications of warming or cooling too quickly.
Speakers
Courtney Waxman, Instructional Technologist - Purdue University
 

Education Partner

  • RVC_

 

Platinum Sponsors

  • IDEXX

 

Gold Sponsors

  • VCA-Antech-Sound
  • Hill's Pet Nutrition
  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • ElleVet Sciences

 

Silver Partners

  • VEG

 

Associations

  • NYSVMS
  • VHMA
  • NYCVMA
  • NJVTA
  • LIVMA