Acute liver disease – from diagnosis to therapy!
Hepatobiliary Emergencies in Small Animal Practice
4-week RACE-Approved Interactive and Tutor-Guided Course
Dr. Philip Judge
Who is it for?
April 20, 2020
The liver is a complex organ. It produces everything from bile acids and protein to glycogen and coagulation factors. Understandable then, when acute liver disease strikes a patient, the results can be serious for the patient, with syndromes such as systemic infection, sepsis and even death resulting.
This course will provide detailed information you need to know about emergency diseases of the liver to enhance patient survival. What’s more, we’ll look at emergency diseases of the biliary system as well, and how to manage conditions such as cholangitis, biliary tract obstruction and biliary tract rupture!
When is it?
Duration: 4 Weeks
Live Weekly Tutorials: Mondays at 19:30 AEST (Sydney Time)
Time: 05:30 EDT
All live tutorials are recorded. If you are unable to attend the live tutorial, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the tutorial.
What's in the Course?
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Dr. Philip Judge
BVSc MVS PG Cert Vet Stud MACVSc (Vet. Emergency and Critical Care; Medicine of Dogs)
Director: Vet Education Pty Ltd
Philip graduated from Massey University in New Zealand in 1992, and spent 7 years in small animal practice before undertaking a residency in veterinary emergency and critical care at the University of Melbourne in 1998. Following his residency, Philip worked for nearly 6 years at the Animal Emergency Centre in Melbourne, becoming the Senior Veterinarian at the centre in 2004. In 2006, Philip undertook a 1-year surgical externship before moving to Townsville to take up the position of Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care at JCU. Philip is also co-founder, and director of Vet Education Pty Ltd (www.veteducation.com.au) – one of Australia’s leading providers of online continuing education for veterinarians and veterinary nurses. Philip has published numerous manuals and guides concerning emergency medicine, and is a published author in snake envenomation in peer reviewed literature. Philip is also a founding scientific advisory committee member of SnakeMap, a project designed to improve our understanding of snake envenomation in dogs and cats in Australia Philips key interests in veterinary science include respiratory emergencies, ventilation therapy, emergency management of the trauma patient, emergency surgery and envenomations and toxicology.
Note: Vet Education now offers a flexible payment option, to help make getting your CE even easier!