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Nursing Care for Colic Patients

16 Apr 2019 10:00 - 17:00

Derby College Equestrian Centre,

This course will cover the most up to date, evidence-based information on nursing care for colic patients. Lectures will cover evidence-based research for the treatment of colic cases, pain scoring, telephone triage and advice for owners, as well as an update of the ‘React to Colic’ campaign currently being run by The Nottingham Vet School and the British Horse Society. Practicals will include application of different belly bandages, how to rectal horses using an interactive model, and case discussions.

Please read and adhere to the BEVA Biosecurity Instructions for Practical Courses, which can be found here.

Derby College Equestrian Centre, Broomfield Hall Morley DE7 6DN

BEVA Members £175
Non-members £350

• Develop an understanding of up to date, evidence-based research of the nursing care, and treatment of colic patients.
• Refresh your knowledge on pain scoring
• Learn practical skills in belly bandage application and rectal examination
• Be able to confidently discuss the care and treatment required for a range of colic cases
• Gain up to date knowledge of current research projects aimed at helping colic patients and their owners.

Marie Rippingale BSc (Hons), REVN, G-SQP, DipHE CVN, DipAVN, IQA.

Marie Rippingale BSc (Hons), REVN, G-SQP, DipHE CVN, DipAVN, IQA.
Siobhan Robinson REVN
Adelle Bowden MRCVS, PhD
Katie Lightfoot BSc (Hons)

Note: only online payments are accepted when booking via the website. If you do not wish to pay online please contact the office on 01638 723555

Terms & Conditions
  • Cancellation more than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: A refund will be made less a 10% administrative charge.
  • Cancellation less than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: No refunds can be guaranteed, but if BEVA can resell the place a refund will be made less a 20% administrative charge.
  • Transfer of Delegate: Booked places can be transferred to another person. If the transferee is not a BEVA Member he/she will be liable for the difference between the Member and Non-Member delegate rates.
  • Insurance: All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance.
  • Safety: Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • Data Protection: I understand that BEVA may pass my details to the organisers or sponsors of the courses unless I have specified otherwise.
  • Compliance: I am a qualified to undertake the procedures being taught, or I am in training for such a qualification, in which case I will make the organisers aware of my status.

By registering for this event, I confirm that I accept the above terms and conditions.