Pyoderma: MRSA versus MRSP
Course Length: Two hours
Course Format: Recorded webinar with a copy of the webinar slides provided
About this course
Meticillin-resistant staphylococci have emerged as important small animal pathogens. Although some cases may present as uncomplicated skin or wound infections that resolve with minimal veterinary attention, most require a fully informed approach for successful therapy and a comprehensive owner education. This lecture provides key facts on the epidemiology of MRSA and MRSP, explain appropriate diagnostic tests and discuss management options. It will outline tips for prevention of nosocomial infection and highlight zoonotic and ethical consideration relevant for patient management and owner awareness.
A convenient and flexible way to earn some CPD hours without leaving home is to select webinars to view from our extensive library of recorded webinars. Priced at £30 for a 2 hour webinar they are great value for busy practitioners seeking quality CPD at a time of their choice. Participants will receive a handout (slides and/or notes) to support their viewing session and a certificate for 2 CPD hours.
Participants gain access to the webinar for two weeks which allows them to view it at their leisure and convenience as well as review aspects as needed to enhance their learning.
Members of the BVA Young Vets Network receive a 50% discount on our recorded webinars (subject to availability – ten discounted places available per webinar per year).
Anette Loeffler, DrMedVet PhD DVD DipECVD MRCVS
Associate Professor of Veterinary Dermatology
The Royal Veterinary College
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