Hematology Course Package
Specialty: Hematology, Clinical Pathology
Species: Canine, Feline
Diagnosis: Blood Smears, Erythrocyte Morphology, Iron Deficiency Anemia, Immune-mediated Hemolytic Anemia, Immune-mediated Thrombocytopenia, Blood Loss Anemia, Mycoplasma haemofelis, and Ehrlichia canis.
AAVMC Standards: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.6
Institutional Licensing Available: $2,500/unlimited users
This seven-module course package is designed to support learners interested in further developing their understanding of how to diagnose and suggest treatment for different hematological conditions. An additional interactive learning module will discuss the basics of how to prepare and examine a peripheral blood smear, with a focus on important erythrocyte abnormalities that can help shape differential diagnoses in an emergency setting.
With an approximate contact time of 4.0 hours, the Hematology Course Package includes the following:
Learning Module (Contact time: 1.0 hour)
- Evaluating Blood Smears and Analyzing Erythrocyte Morphology
Case Studies (Contact time: 3.0 hours)
- Barkley – Iron Deficiency Anemia
- Andie – Immune-mediated Hemolytic Anemia
- Sydney - Immune-mediated Thrombocytopenia
- Finny – Blood Loss Anemia
- Cuzco – Mycoplasma haemofelis
- Freddie – Ehrlichia canis
All modules include an assessment pack that can be utilized to support formative or summative assessment of students.