This 60 minute eCPD tutorial will start by looking at the clinical examination of the patient with chronic diarrhoea, followed by diagnosis. Faecal and blood examinations are covered, including testing for pancreatitis in canine and feline patients. Chronic pancreatitis is discussed, looking at acute on chronic bouts and how it may be managed long term. Antibiotic Responsive Diarrhoea (ARD) is discussed and the use of Cobalamin and Glutamine in therapies. Food sensitivities and the difference between allergies and sensitivities is covered along with how to conduct elimination trials. Colitis and fibre responsive diarrhoea are covered, along with maintaining gastrointestinal health.
Nicola Ackerman BSc (Hons), Cert SAN, Cert ECC, VTS (Nutrition), A1 V1 C-SQP Hons, RVN
This tutorial is worth 60 minutes of CPD.
Course notes to accompany this tutorial are included.