Updates on COVID-19 in Veterinary Patients: Diagnosis and Management
Dr. Alexis Seguin will review
current understanding of the SARS-CoV-2 novel coronavirus, causative
agent in the human respiratory COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019)
pandemic, along with updated information on the risk of COVID-19
infection in pets. Dr. Seguin will share new testing options along with
guidance on whether, when, and how to test. She will also provide
guidance on how to manage a positive patient.
Review pathophysiology of coronavirus strains in pets.
Learn about current understanding of transmission of COVID-19 and pets.
Explore scenarios in which testing for COVID-19 might or might not be indicated.
Understand testing options, submission guidelines, and reporting requirements.
Discuss guidelines on managing a positive patient.