Anaesthesia is one of the biggest responsibilities we have as nurses, even routine procedures on healthy animals can become a challenge. We have a duty of care alongside our veterinary surgeons to monitor and react effectively to any problems occurring under general anaesthesia.
Specific areas to be covered
Anaesthesia planning and case preparation
Proactive monitoring -help my heart rate is 200!!!
Surgeries which may cause challenges eg GDV, diaphragmatic rupture
Disease processes which may cause challenges eg diabetes, cardiac disease