This interactive webinar is designed for scientists, veterinary technicians, veterinarians and technical support staff who who wish to learn osmotic mini-pump implantation techniques in rodents. This webinar is extensive enough for a novice, but also provides an excellent review for more experienced personnel. All techniques will be demonstrated by high resolution videos.
During this webinar, subcutaneous and intraperitoneal (Intra-abdominal)
Following topics will be demonstrated through images and videos:
Osmotic mini-pump selection and preparation
Principle of mini-pump operation
Choosing an osmotic mini-pump
Filing and priming
Surgical area preparation
Anesthesia and analgesia
Surgical procedures demonstrated in mice and ratsa
Postoperative procedures and clinical monitoring and care
This webinar series meets the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS), Canadian Association for Laboratory Animal Science (CALAS), and Academy of Surgical Science (ASR) requirements for 2 Continuing Education Units. Each participant will receive 2 Certificates of Attendance.
This webinar has been approved by the AAVSB RACE program for 2 continuing education credits for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program at firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any comments/concerns regarding this program's validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.