How to Approach a Small Animal Poisoning Case - held via Zoom
Date: Wednesday 24th January 2024 7.45pm via Zoom
Talk by Nicola Robinson BSc MA VetMB MRCVS | Veterinary Poisons Information Service Head of Service.
This talk will look at the various ways for vets and vet nurses to tackle a poisoning case when they are presented with one in practice. The importance of initial history taking will be covered and decontamination methods will be discussed including when/if emesis is needed and when it is effective. A brief overview of the most common poisons reported to the VPIS will be looked at including case studies which highlight useful medications for vet surgeries to stock and where to source antidotes. The different services that the VPIS offers will also be explained.
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