Keep calm in a crisis with this cardiac course

Cardiovascular Emergencies
Mini Series

Get all the help you need with cardiac emergencies in this easy to attend, fully guaranteed, Online Mini Series™ from CPD Solutions

  • Improve your knowledge and understanding of cardiac emergencies and how to deal with them calmly in pressure situations
  • You have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions and study notes for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – you learn without travelling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare
  • Watch the recordings on your iPad, mobile, PC or tablet
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification

Excellent series, very understandable level, engaging speaker

I am a part time working mum so being able to watch the recorded sessions in my own time was great!

What will I learn on this course?

Session 1

Arrhythmias Leading to Collapse

  • Revision of basic ECG interpretation including how to measure the mean electrical axis
  • Discussion (including lots of case examples) of the common arrhythmias we see in practice, including all those that can lead to collapse – both brady and tachyarrhythmias
  • Treatment of these arrhythmias and how to manage these patients

Session 2

Pericardial Diseases Leading to Collapse

  • Rapid diagnosis and treatment of pericardial disease
  • Step by step guide (with plenty of pictures!) on how to drain these effusions
  • How to manage these patients post drainage and possible complications you may encounter

Session 3

Dyspnoeic Patients – Congestive Heart Failure

  • How to make a rapid diagnosis (is it respiratory or cardiac?) with as little stress as possible
  • How to manage these cases with many case examples of emergency echoes and other diagnostic techniques
  • Managing these patients, including the latest new drug options, illustrated using real case examples

Meet the Presenter....

Rachel James

MA VetMB CertSAM DVC MRCVS RCVS Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Cardiology

After graduating from Cambridge University in 1999, Rachel worked in small animal general practice for 4 years during which time she gained her certificate in Small Animal Medicine. She then undertook a residency in Veterinary Cardiology at the University of Liverpool, achieving her Certificate and then subsequently her Diploma in Veterinary Cardiology. In 2007 Rachel established the cardio-respiratory referral service at Nantwich Veterinary Hospital, for which she still works part time. From 2009-2013 Rachel worked at the University of Nottingham as an Associate Professor in Small Animal Medicine and achieved RCVS Recognised Specialist status in Veterinary Cardiology in 2009. Rachel is the current supplements editor for the Journal of Small Animal Practice and has previously been the secretary for the European society of veterinary Cardiology.

Currently, as well as working part time for Nantwich Veterinary Hospital, Rachel also works as a freelance cardiologist in the northwest, where she visits veterinary practices seeing cardiology referrals. Rachel presents both at nationally and internationally and has published widely in her field. Rachel’s research interests include syncope in dogs and feline cardiomyopathies.

Watch the recordings at a time convenient to you!

The content of the Mini Series will help me very much in my work in practice. It will give me confidence to approach cases in a logical way and reach a working diagnosis and treatment plan, whilst recognising where specialist advice and referral is appropriate.

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12 months access to recordings and course materials is included

Please note that these are webinar recordings and not live events.
Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.


Take advantage of the easy Online Mini Series™ format and increase your confidence when dealing with your cardiac emergencies

Just £397 + VAT*

  • Overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT.
  • Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.
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Price includes...

  • All 3 sessions
  • Notes and quiz (8 hours CPD)
  • PLUS unlimited access to recordings and all course materials for 12 months!
  • No traffic jams or accommodation hassles
  • No child or pet care to arrange
  • No rota clashes to worry about and no locum cover needed

Just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource


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Very thorough and comprehensive courses. The course notes are a great addition too.

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