Practical aspects of transfusion medicine for the small animal vet
Blood transfusions are life-saving treatments for dogs and cats that experience clinically significant bleeding or anemia. This webinar will review procedures for collecting blood from donors, blood typing and crossmatching, different blood products, practical aspects of administering transfusions, and monitoring to detect transfusion reactions.
Recording from 15.05.2019
Dr Claire Sharp BSc, BVMS, MS, DACVEC
Dr Claire Sharp is a Registered Specialist in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care and Senior Lecturer in the School of Veterinary Medicine at Murdoch University. At Murdoch Claire is involved in clinical service in The Animal Hospital, teaching veterinary students, training interns and residents in ECC, and doing research. Claire did her specialty training in the US, but since returning to Australia in 2015 has been involved in research of snake envenomation and the SnakeMap initiative.