ICU in Sydney - 2008
Post Graduate Foundation in Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
The ICU in Sydney conference was held at the Australian Technology Park on February 4 to 8, 2008.
The 529-page proceedings from this conference cover a wide range of intensive care categories, from holistic approaches to small animal emergency and patients with critical care needs; endocrine and respiratory emergencies in cats and dogs to nursing of emergency and critical care situations and the anaesthesia of critically ill animals.
Other topics covered are cardiac emergencies, management of both feline and gastrointestinal emergencies and urogenital emergencies in dogs and cats (uroabdomen, pyometra, prostatis and peritonitis; new approaches in the management of acute renal failure and case studies). There are also chapters on toxicology updates, critical patient imaging, dealing with complications during critical care and cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation.