LocoRegional Anesthesia: Practical Implementation

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Regional nerve blocks provide excellent pain management for many procedures. These are relatively simple and inexpensive to perform, provide immediate relief and work in concert to reduce general anesthetics and other systemic analgesics. This talk will explain how to choose locations to administer blocks, chose the most effective agent(s) for the procedure being performed as well as pointers on being successful.

Program Track:  Veterinary Technician

CE Credits:  1.5

Available To:  Veterinarians,Veterinary Techninians,VeterinariansSTAFF

Fee:  $0.00

Speaker(s)

Stephen Cital RVT, SRA, RLAT, VTS

Stephen originally started college to become a registered human nurse but did not enjoy working with humans as patients. Instead Stephen became an RVT and then obtained certification as a Surgical Research Anesthetist through the Academy of Surgical Research followed the designation of a Registered Laboratory Animal Technician through the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science soon after. Stephen is Executive Director for the Academy of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians and Nurses.