Veterinary Anesthesia Education by PEAK Veterinary Anesthesia Services

PEAK Veterinary Anesthesia Services’ online Knowledge Center provides veterinary anesthesia education modules as well as recommended resources that will help veterinary professionals enhance their anesthesia skills and knowledge.

 

Anesthesia Training Modules

Check back soon for lessons on selecting anesthesia drugs, monitoring, perioperative analgesia, and responding to anesthesia complications. In the meantime, make sure to sign up for our PEAK Newsletter for regular tips on improving your anesthesia care!

Resource Guide

 

Textbooks

Anesthesia for Veterinary TechniciansAnesthesia for Veterinary Technicians, S. Bryant

 

 

 

 

Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and NursesPain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses, M.E. Goldberg and N. Shaffron

 

 

 

 

Handbook of Veterinary Pain ManagementHandbook of Veterinary Pain Management, J.S. Gaynor and W.W. Muir

 

 

 

 

Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and AnalgesiaSmall Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia, L. Campoy and M. Read

 

 

 

 

Websites

Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia Support GroupVeterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia Support Group

A website loaded with useful information on veterinary anesthesia and analgesia techniques.

 

 

acadoodleAcadoodle

Informative ECG and blood gas videos and tutorials.

 

 

 

capnographyCapnography

A comprehensive, educational website about my favorite anesthesia monitoring parameter: capnography!

 

 

Social Media

Veterinary Anesthesia Support and Training on FacebookVeterinary Anesthesia Support and Training on Facebook

Operated by current AVTA President and friend of the PEAK Kristen Cooley… make sure and check out her laminated anesthesia information cards

 

 

 

Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds Group on FacebookVeterinary Anesthesia Nerds Group on Facebook

For all you anesthesia nerds out there… this amazing group provides daily support, advice, and tips from talented individuals around the world. It’s a closed group so you have to ask to join.

 

 

Articles

AAHA Anesthesia Guidelines for Dogs and CatsAAHA Anesthesia Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

 

 

 

 

AAHA:AAFP Fluid Therapy Guidelines for Dogs and CatsAAHA/AAFP Fluid Therapy Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

 

 

 

 

AAHA/AAFP Pain Management Guidelines for Dogs and Cats

 

 

 

 

CEPSAFThe Confidential Enquiry into Perioperative Small Animal Fatalities (CEPSAF)

An enlightening veterinary anesthesia morbidity and mortality study, which was subsequently broken down into risk factors for dogs and cats.

 

 

Organizations

Academy of Veterinary Technicians in Anesthesia and Analgesia

 

 

 

 

 

International Academy of Pain Management

 

International Academy of Pain Management

 

 

 

National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America

 

 

 

 

American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and AnalgesiaAmerican College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia

 

 

 

 

 

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