Poisons – A General Approach


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Course Summary

Poisoning is relatively common in small animals, both witnessed and suspected. In many cases the poison implicated is not known and many poisons do not have specific antidotes. In this 45 minute eCPD tutorial, we will consider the various aspects of a general approach to the poisoned patient, including initial recommendations, gastrointestinal decontamination and management of neurotoxins. After listening to this webcast why not find out more about some of the most common poisons affecting dogs and cats in the webcast entitled ‘Poisons: Some Common Ones’.


Course Tutor

Shailen Jasani MA, VetMB, MRCVS, DipACVECC


Attendance Certificate

This tutorial is worth 45 minutes of CPD.


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This eCPD tutorial is worth 45 minutes of CPD.


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Shailen Jasani


Shailen has spent the last 12 years working in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. This has included six years at the Royal Veterinary College, London; 3 years as a primary clinician in first opinion emergency practice; and 3 years as a trainer and mentor to vets and nurses working in primary care Out-of-Hours practice. He is currently working on various projects in an independent capacity. He also founded and runs the Ralph Site, a non-profit pet loss support resource.


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