Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Tampa Bay Veterinary Consultants
Gary & Kathy are going to discuss management of the most common problems that they encounter in their clinical practices. This course will present a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of these common problems using a combination of didactic and case-based teaching. This combination of an Internist and an Ophthalmologist is sure to provide you with some very practical tips on a broad range of topics.
*This superficial ulcer won’t heal! What do I do now?
*How do I treat an infected ulcer?
*What prognostic test must I do with a ruptured eye?
*Feline conjunctivitis: can I treat it like canine conjunctivitis?
*Feline herpesvirus: What anti-viral do I use?
*KCS: What do I do when cyclosporine doesn’t work?
*When do I refer a patient for cataract surgery and what do I do in the meantime?
*How do I differentiate cataracts from nuclear sclerosis?
*Golden retriever uveitis: What is it and why do I need to know about it?
*Cherry eye surgery: Why won’t this gland stay in place?
*Entropion: Any options other than the Hotz-Celsus?
*How do I make any sense of my fundus examination findings?
Cardiac Physical Exam / Recognizing and characterizing murmurs and arrhythmias
When should I do and how should I interpret blood pressure?
When to request cardiac biomarkers (BNP)
Identifying common arrhythmias
When is an echocardiogram needed?
How to manage the asymptomatic animal with a murmur
Can congestive heart failure be prevented?
ACE-inhibitors versus Pimobendan
ACE-inbitors versus Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
Stabilization of the patient with acute congestive heart failure
Furosemide versus Torsemide
Chronic management of MVD congestive heart failure
Chronic management of DCM congestive heart failure
Feline cardiac disease
Update on feline thromboembolism
Managing CardioRenal Syndrome
This seminar is approved for up to 16 CE hrs.
This program has been approved for a maximum of 16 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions, which recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and /or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call IVS at 800-487-5650 for further information.
IVS complies with the following guidelines:
Pick your days and topics. Limited to 80 registrants each day to enhance the webinar question and answer experience.
After registering: your SEMINAR REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION E-MAIL will contain a Zoom ink for you to pre-register for each webinar. You need to do this prior to each webinar, so that you get a personalized link to the actual webinar. You must do this for every individual day.
Veterinarians: IVS attendees who currently have an FTC (Future transfer Credit) from a previously cancelled seminar:
Please do not use the online registration as you will be charged again. You cannot use the credit thru this online registration.
Please e-mail with your request (include name of registrant and which seminar you were originally scheduled to attend) for registration – We will register you and deduct this amount from your credit. E-mail your request to: email@example.com
Cancellations: You can elect either for a Future Transfer credit for the complete registration fee or refund minus 10% processing fee. You must email our office prior to the seminar to receive an email confirmation or you will forfeit your webinar registration fee.
Online registration is easy and fast.
But please confirm your hotel reservations prior to completing your registration or booking flights. Many Hotels are selling out many months ahead of our seminars. If you need to book a hotel room, click the link to the online hotel registration page. If none is available for your selected seminar, please fill out our hotel request form or contact our office at 800-487-5650. Please note that hotel rooms are not confirmed until you receive confirmation from the hotel (if you booked online thru our group link) or from our office for hotels that do not offer the online link.
IVS is now required by AAVSB RACE to upload your completed attendance into their “RACEtrack” system. Your state of license and your license number are required for all seminars starting in January 2022. More information is available at https://www.aavsb.org/ce-
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