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An Easy Epidural Block - Analgesia to the Caudal Urogenital Tract and Perianal Area

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Providing local or regional analgesia helps to minimize the anesthetic requirements of patients and also contributes to muscular relaxation.

    In this segment learn the indications, benefits, and essentials to performing a sacrococcygeal epidural nerve block in cats. This is an easy regional block to perform and should be considered by clinicians managing urethral obstructions in cats, or performing tail procedures or perianal surgery.

    Running time: 5 mins

    Free registration for Premium Membership subscribers http://vetvine.com/article/181/evidence-based-update-subscriptions). Basic Member Fee: $9.95
  • Sponsor: VetVine
  • Presenter(s): Susan Little, DVM, DABVP (Feline Practice)
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $9.95


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  • Anaesthesia of the cat

    Veterinary Anaesthesia (Eleventh Edition), 2014, Chapter 16, Pages 499-534.
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    Small Animal Critical Care Medicine (2nd ed), 2015, Chap 143, pp 759-766. Author: J Quandt.
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  • Anesthesia and Perioperative Care

    The Cat, 2012, Chapter 7, Pages 112-150. Authors: Bruno H. Pypendop, Jan E. Ilkiw
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