Empowering Veterinary Nurses in Orthopaedic Patient Care: From Admission to Discharge

Dani Bezer
Dani Bezer
Vet Nurse Theory

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This one-day course led by Dani Bezer RVN will prepare veterinary nurses to excel in caring for orthopaedic surgical patients, boosting their knowledge and confidence in the field.

Monday 3rd November 2025
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
The Pickle Factory - 14 Bowden Street, London, SE11 4DS
7 Hours CPD
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  • Description

    This comprehensive course is designed for veterinary nurses, whether they are new to orthopaedic procedures or seeking a refresher, and offers valuable insights and practical skills essential for effective orthopaedic patient care. From initial assessment to post-operative recovery and discharge, participants will gain a thorough understanding of orthopaedic surgical nursing, ensuring optimal patient outcomes.

    The course will also cover effective communication strategies and give delegates the tools to feel prepared when working with travelling orthopaedic surgeons, ensuring seamless collaboration and the prioritisation of patient welfare.

    Topics to be covered include:

    • Introduction to orthopaedic patients and common conditions encountered in general practice
    • Theatre set up and specific considerations for orthopaedic procedures
    • Pre-operative care essentials, including anaesthetic assessment and patient preparation
    • Anaesthetic considerations and patient monitoring techniques
    • Post-operative care and discharge instructions for orthopaedic patients
    • Peripatetic orthopaedic surgeons, including preparation for their arrival and communication
  • Reviews

    Vet Nurse Theory Attendee

    Shona Pringle

    Great course/material info. Very good interactive speaker. Relevant material that can be used in practice.
    Vet Nurse Theory Attendee

    Nicola Perry

    Very through & informative. Well presented, will take quite a few new ideas back to practice. Thank you

    Laura Snyman

    What a great day - sharing knowledge, learning, asking questions, delicious food, modern pleasant setting - highly recommended.

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