Constant Rate Infusions: Analgesia Drop by Drop

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

If you can run fluids, you can provide easy, safe and effective analgesia – it’s that easy! Constant rate infusions have multiple advantages over repeat injections of drugs for control of pain and they can easily be accomplished in ANY practice. Furthermore, a wide variety of drugs are useful in CRIs, allowing the practitioner to individualize therapy. The use of CRIs will be discussed and dosages will be provided.

Program Track:  Small Animal

CE Credits:  1.5

Available To:  All Attendees

Fee:  $0.00

Speaker(s)

Tamara Grubb DVM, PhD, DACVAA

Dr. Tamara Grubb is a board certified veterinary anesthesiologist with a strong clinical interest and research focus in pain management. She is an Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesia & Analgesia in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University, a certified acupuncturist and a consultant in a private small animal veterinary practice. Dr. Grubb’s favorite achievement is winning the Carl J. Norden Distinguished Teaching Award, which was awarded to her from students at two universities.