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Anaesthetic Monitoring and Analgesia of Animal Patients

To enable the student to monitor anaesthesia and recognise analgesia needs of a surgical patient, in a veterinary facility

Course Code VNAM507
Level 5
Credits 15


  • Monitor, record, and report accurate parameters on anaesthetizedpatients during anaesthesia and recovery, and respond to veterinaryinstructions.
  • Provide discharge advice to customers about post anaestheticpatient care.
  • Perform necessary calculations for fluid therapy requirementsand monitor patients on fluids.
  • Apply knowledge of analgesia peri-operatively for patientbenefit.