Bamboozled by beeps? Getting lost in leads?

How Do I Know My Patient Is Alive?
Mini Series

Get to grips with patient monitoring in this comprehensive fully-guaranteed Online Mini Series™ course from CPD Solutions. Suitable for Vets and Nurses!

  • Get practical help with monitoring anaesthesia and interpreting the machines!
  • 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

Great recap of the basics, especially capnopgraphy which I I not used to having access to.

Will give me more confidence in my monitoring skills

What will I learn on this course?

Session 1

Pulse Oximetry

  • An introduction to the basic science of oxygen carriage and delivery
  • How to interpret the number on the screen
  • When is the monitor telling me lies?
  • Diagnosis of the causes of hypoxaemia and how to deal with them
  • Real life case scenarios

Session 2


  • Why capnography is THE most useful piece of monitoring equipment
  • Carbon dioxide production and elimination - what you really need to know
  • Shapes and waveforms - how to interpret them
  • ETCO2... What is it? and how do I interpret the number?
  • Diagnose hypocapnia and hypercapnia and DEAL with them!

Session 3

Blood Pressure and Basic Electrocardiography

  • An introduction to the physiology of blood pressure
  • How to measure blood pressure non-invasively AND get reliable results
  • An introduction to invasive blood pressure measurements
  • How to interpret some of the real-time ECG patterns commonly observed in animals under anaesthsia
  • How not to panic!
  • Recognition of cardiac arrest - what is an 'arrest pattern'?
  • When and how to deal with common ECG abnormalities

Meet the Presenter....

Adam Auckburally

European Specialist in Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Adam Auckburally is a lecturer and university clinician in veterinary anaesthesia, at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow.

Adam qualified in 1998 from the University of Liverpool, and spent 6 years in mixed practice before commencing a 3 year post-graduate residency in veterinary anaesthesia.

Adam holds the RCVS Certificate in Veterinary Anaesthesia and the European Diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia and is a recognised European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Watch the recordings at a time convenient to you!

Very interesting and explaining difficult and complicated problems in a very easy and transparent way!

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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™ and learn which monitors are REALLY important and HOW to use them.

Just £247 + 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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