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VTSC2500 Veterinary Anesthesia & Surgery

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: VTSC2500

Credits: 4

Term: Fall, Spring

About the Course:

The two hours of lecture topics include principles of patient evaluation, anesthetic drugs, equipment management, instrumentation, anesthetic pollution safety, surgical nursing, dental diseases, overview of common surgical procedures and anesthetic emergencies. The laboratory consists of 4 hours and emphasizes practical aspects of aseptic technique, patient monitoring, surgical instrumentation, preparation for surgical procedures and dental prophylaxis. Open only to students in the AVMA accredited program. Prerequisites: VTSC1101, VTSC1102, VTSC1200, BIOL1005, BIOL1006, CHEM1001, and MATH1200.

Course offered: Fall, Spring.

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