Blood Transfusions - the next CPD event

April 2014

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(NOTE: This is an archived press release.)

The College Veterinary Nursing department is delighted to be running its next CPD event. The 'Blood Transfusions' event is taking place on Wednesday 7th May and will cover a number of key topics including:

* Use of whole blood, packed red blood cells, fresh frozen plasma and blood substitutes

* How to choose the right product for the right patient

* Practical tips on performing the blood transfusion, common complications and how to monitor the patient

Held at the College's Titchmarsh Centre for Animal Studies and commencing at 7.30pm with a buffet, the event speaker is Mikolaj (Nick) Wojciechowski DVM MRCVS who is Principal Veterinary Surgeon at Vets Now in Colchester.

Place cost £15 per person. For more information please contact Sue Eddie on 01245 424200.