CPD Online Videos

Paragon Veterinary Referrals CPD provide an ideal opportunity to hear the latest ideas on various small animal topics, to discuss clinical problems and to meet up with colleagues.

NEW FOR 2021 - Andrea Holmes and Adam Bell

NEW CPD - Antibiotics and Diarrhoea
Pro/Con debate. Proposal for rational antibacterial use in the diagnosis and treatment of dogs with chronic diarrhoea.

Mikey Tivers

Gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV)
Dogs with GDV can be very challenging but typically rewarding to treat. This lecture will cover diagnosis, stabilisation and surgical management of dogs with GDV. The aim is to reduce the stress associated with GDV by clearly outline the important steps for success. The lecture is illustrated with excellent images, demonstrating the surgery, including gastric repositioning and gastropexy.
Brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome (BOAS)
Due to the dramatic increase in affected breeds in recent years, dogs with BOAS are seen much more commonly in practice. There has also been considerable development in our understanding of the condition and the treatment options available. This lecture will cover all aspects of BOAS including diagnosis, surgical treatment, prognosis and decision making.

Mickey Tivers

Management of traumatic wounds
Wounds are a common injury seen in general practice. There are many different ways of managing wounds but nurses play a vital role in caring for the wound and importantly the animal. This lecture will cover the different stages of managing wounds in practice, with tips for guiding the wound through the different stages of healing and which dressings to use when.

Andrea Holmes

Tracheal and Urethral Stenting
Tracheal and Urethral Stenting with Andrea Holmes

Andrea Holmes

Chronic Diarrhoea
Take 35 minutes to refresh your knowledge on managing chronic diarrhoea in dogs by joining our Internal Medicine Specialist Andrea Holmes

Andrea Holmes

Antimicrobial Resistance
Listen to our Medicine Specialist talk about antimicrobial resistance. Why should we be worried? This is suitable for nurses and vets alike

Liz Leece

Coffee with Our Clinicians Anaesthesia for Emergency Cases
In this 40 minute podcast Elizabeth Leece and Sophie Adamantos, Specialists in Anaesthesia and Analgesia and Emergency and Critical Care discuss stabilisation of emergency cases for anaesthesia covering topics such as sepsis and dyspnoea.

Andrea Holmes

Coffee with our clinicians - Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Immunosuppressives But Were Afraid To Ask
Join Andrea Holmes, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Sophie Adamantos, Specialist in Emergency and Critical Care as they talk about how and when they use immunosuppressives. This talk starts quite suddenly! Don't be put off.

Mickey Tivers

2) Coffee with Our Clinicians - Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Join Mickey Tivers, Specialist in Soft Tissue Surgery and Rodney Ayl, Specialist in Medical and Radiation Oncology as they talk about their approach to soft tissue masses, focussing on the management of soft tissue sarcoma

Andrea Holmes and Nick Coleman

Transfusion medicine for nurses, when we use them, how we monitor transfusions and how to get hold of blood
Join our Head of Medicine, Andrea Holmes and Veterinary Nurse Nick Coleman talking about the nurses role in transfusion and why we use blood products.

Andrea Holmes and Jane Scott

Coffee with our Clinicians - Feline Transfusion Medicine
Join Andrea Holmes and Jane Scott one of our Internal Medics talking about feline transfusions