Essentials of Orthopaedic Nursing
Headland House, Chord Business Park, London Road
About this course
Orthopaedic surgery is become increasing common in general practice. This course is definitely for you if you have ever seen a patient marked “some assembly required”! Orthopaedic techniques are becoming part of everyday modern veterinary practice and the nursing of these patients is a vital part of their recovery.
From pin size to pain relief, this day course will discuss the latest in orthopaedic technique. Client relations are also covered, to help you get the best possible compliance from your owners!
– Lameness assessment
– Introduction to Orthopaedics
– How to take good Radiographs
– Fracture classification
– Plates, Pins, Fixators, and Equipment
– Intraoperative Nursing
– The Orthopaedic Trauma Patient
– Postop Nursing
– Complications of Orthopaedic Surgery