Emergency Care for Diabetics
This free Veterinary Webinar is produced by Eastcott Referrals with David MacKenzie, Advanced Practitioner in ECC, Small Animal Medicine and Cardiology.
In this webinar recording MacKenzie discusses the management and treatment of patients with severe diabetes. Major diabetic emergencies include diabetic ketoacidosis, hypoglycaemia, and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar syndrome. Comprehensive background information is givenon the role of insulin, it’s dysregulation in patients with diabetes mellitus, and how diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) develops.
David MacKenzie goes on to give a comprehensive and detailed account of how to diagnose, treat and manage cases of diabetic ketoacidosis using case examples.