RVT Journal Quiz: Volume 41 Issue 4 Article 3 Leptospirosis in the Dog

RVT Journal Quiz: Volume 41 Issue 4 Article 3 Leptospirosis in the Dog

Continuing to learn after achieving RVT status is essential for the individual and the advancement of the profession. RVTs can earn one (1) Continuing Education (CE) credit by reading the CE articles in the RVT Journal, or watching recorded sessions of OAVT presentations, and submitting the successfully completed corresponding quizzes.

If you obtain a score of 8 out of 10 (80%) or higher, you will receive a confirmation email which OAVT members can use as acceptable proof for their online CE record.

Which of the following is not an environment that would harbour Leptospira organisms? *
a. A warm environment b. Dry, arid desert conditions c. Slow moving water sources d. Stagnant water e. Neutral pH *
Which of the following is not a clinical syndrome of leptospirosis? *
Abdominal ultrasound findings in a dog with leptospirosis causing both kidney and liver failure can be normal. *
Knowledge of Leptospira vaccination status is important when selecting a diagnostic test. *
The following leptospirosis test will be affected by antimicrobial administration: *
Which of the following is used to clear the carrier state of leptospirosis? *
Dogs that have previously had leptospirosis infection do not require vaccination. *
What is not an important step in preventing transmission of Leptospira organisms from infected dogs to hospital staff? *
Vaccination against Leptospira is recommended in all dogs, regardless of location in Ontario or signalment. *