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Patient care for technicians

Apr 03, 2018
School fully prepared me to be a great veterinary technician. But what happened after graduation changed my life.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 02, 2018
Scale back on stress and address handling hang-ups of older pets with these tips to take fear and suffering out of veterinary care.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 28, 2018
Veterinary professionals, lend me your ears while I talk about the sound of heart murmurs and their locations.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 19, 2018
These Fear Free cat carrier tips complement the low-stress measures you’re taking in your veterinary clinic.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 14, 2018
One practice owner involved in early trials thinks colleagues "will very much enjoy the intraoral administration ... with less mess, less sneeze, less struggling" with patients.
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dvm360.com: Feb 16, 2018
He's a TV star, architect of Fear Free practice and a plain old practitioner. Come along and get to know this one-of-a-kind personality.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 05, 2018
The ICU: A truly lifesaving arena. Get ready to enter with these pointers from an expert critical care veterinary technician.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 02, 2018
Nerd #1 Tasha McNerney guides us through her top anesthesia and pain management picks.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 16, 2018
Canine compulsive disorder, much like OCD in humans, produces blood and leaves scars—physical and psychological wounds that affect pets and owners. After decades of research in this field, Dr. Nicholas Dodman says there is hope.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 09, 2018
It’s not “just” another ear case! Your veterinary practice team could be short-changing medical protocols and client bonding by speeding through common appointments.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 04, 2018
According to Dr. Pollard, a radiograph alone won't give you the answer you're looking for when you suspect a veterinary patient's heart is abnormal.
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VETTED: Jan 02, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
Looking to cut fat and keep healthy chompers in patients? Take a look at a sample offering from companies out there with veterinary-practice-exclusive diets.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 27, 2017
Dr. Kathryn Primm sees an aversion to the moniker if not the medicine
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 26, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
From anesthesia tricks and exam room enrichment tips to time savers and social media and marketing hacks, start your year right with our most popular veterinary tips of the year.
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 07, 2017
Fixing behavioral problems in patients starts with removing inciting stimuli.