ExpiredHow I manage common ocular & cardiac problems – live online

Savannah live online course

  |   April 16th - 18th, 2021

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Kathryn Good D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Clinical Ophthalmologist
U.C. Davis

Gary Oswald D.V.M.

Diplomate, ACVIM 
Tampa Bay Veterinary Consultants
Tampa, FL.

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.

Seminar Schedule:

  • Single day registration available:   

    All times are Eastern time. 

    Seminars start each day at 8.00am Pacific, 9.00am Mtn, 10.00am Central  & 11.00am Eastern

    Friday April 16 (5.5 CE hrs) 

    8:00am – 1:30pm Pacific Time

    11:00am – 4:30pm  Eastern Time

    Dr. Oswald:

    11:00am – 1:45pm: ET

    • What’s important after 25 years in the clinic : cardiac examination, murmurs, gallops, arrhythmias, blood pressure, ECG & BNP. and Therapeutic approach to common arrhythmias
    • How to manage the asymptomatic patient with a murmur. Can congestive heart failure be prevented?

    Dr. Good:

    2:00pm – 4:30pm ET

    • 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?

     

    Saturday April 17  (5.5 CE hrs)

    11:00am-4:30 pm   Eastern time

    Dr. Good:

    11:00am – 1:45pm: ET

    • 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?

    Dr. Oswald:

    2:00pm – 4:30pm ET

    • Furosemide versus Torsemide.
    • ACE-inhibitors versus Pimobendan.
    • ACE-inbitors versus Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARBs).
    • Management of Congestive Heart Failure.

     

    Sunday April 18  (5CE hrs)

    11:00am -4:00 pm   Eastern time

    Dr. Good:

    11:00am – 1:30pm: ET

    • 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?

    Dr. Oswald:

    1:40pm – 4:00pm ET

    • Feline cardiac disease
    • Update on feline thromboembolism
    • Managing CardioRenal Syndrome

 

Seminar Topics:

Practical ophthalmology 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?

 

Practical Cardiovascular topics:

  • 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

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Seminar Speakers

  • Kathryn Good D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists Clinical Ophthalmologist U.C. Davis
  • Gary Oswald D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Tampa Bay Veterinary Consultants Oldsmar, FL

CE Hours

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:

  • Speakers are recognized specialists
  • Mandatory recorded attendance
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Complete seminar notes
  • Approved for 16 CE hrs by the AAVSB Race program

Registration Fees:

  • 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:     ivsceonline@gmail.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.

Registration Includes:

  • up to 16 CE hours.  Friday and Saturday are 5.5 hCE hours each day. Sunday is 5 CE hours.
  • access to online course notes
  • certificate of attendance available online

 

After registering: your Registration and payment confirmation emails will contain a Zoom link for you to pre-register for each days webinar.  You need to do this prior to each days webinar, so that you get a personalized link to the actual webinar.

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  • Savannah live online
    April 16, 2021 - April 18, 2021
    6:00 am - 3:00 pm

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