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
Time: 19:30 AEST [Sydney] | 21:30 NZST [Auckland]
You can join us from almost anywhere you have an internet connection! Click here to check the course tutorial times where you are!
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.
Thank you so much for another wonderful course! I really enjoy learning from you – your teaching technique is fabulous and the resources and notes you provide are just so informative!
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Thank you so much for offering such great courses! You make them so interesting and I thoroughly enjoy them… and I love putting what I learn from you into practice.
I have really enjoyed and learned so much from the three courses I have completed through Vet Education. Thank you for all your hard work, including the presentation of the course information in a logical, practical way and ensuring that the content of the course is based on the most recent best practice
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