Continuing to learn after achieving RVT status is essential for the individual and the advancement of the profession. Ontario 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.
1. Feline patients in the state of shock often present to the clinic with which of the following clinical signs?
2. Which of the following is considered the “shock organ” for feline patients?
3. The assessment of perfusion parameters is an important tool to identify shock. These parameters include:
4. The primary cause of urethral obstruction is:
5. Which of the following abnormal EKG patterns may be observed in patients with hyperkalemia?
6. Insulin and dextrose are commonly administered as a treatment of hyperkalemia. The mechanism of this treatment is that it:
7. A hyperkalemic patient is treated with insulin and dextrose; which of the following blood work must be checked frequently on the first day, to prevent potential side effects associated with this treatment?
8. Which of the following statements is TRUE regarding Aortic Thromboembolism (ATE)?
9. Which of the following statements is TRUE regarding the diagnosis of ATE?
10. Which of the following treatments should be considered the highest priority for a patient presenting with ATE?