Develop your knowledge and understanding of anesthetic monitoring in 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 anesthetic functions, options and recording.
Functions – patient safety, adequacy of anesthetic depth, optimize anesthetic for individual patients, keep patients adequately anesthetized.
Options – eye position, muscle tones, movement, color of the mucous membrane, capillary refill time, peripheral pulse, heart rate, respiratory rate, electrocardiogram, pulse oximetry, capnography, spirometry, temperature, blood loss, and more.
Anesthetic record – written record, AVA patient safety checklists.
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:
- John Dodam
- Marieke de Vries