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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
In a recent survey of the health status of over 31,000 dogs and over 15,000 cats examined at veterinary practices in the United States, the most commonly reported disorders were dental calculus (20.5% prevalence in dogs; 24.2% in cats) and gingivitis (19.5% prevalence in dogs; 13.1% in cats).
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
Quick Eye Anatomy Review and Common Ocular Diseases.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
Leukemia: The presence of neoplastic cells in circulation.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
In a recent survey of the health status of over 31,000 dogs and over 15,000 cats examined at veterinary practices in the United States, the most commonly reported disorders were dental calculus (20.5% prevalence in dogs; 24.2% in cats) and gingivitis (19.5% prevalence in dogs; 13.1% in cats).
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
There are a number of references for various modalities accessible through PubMed as well as summarized in various texts.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
It is important that the technician examines and inform the surgeon of any abnormalities before the patient is anesthetized.
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2008
Q. How should we handle a client who seems obsessed with repeating diagnostic tests?
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2008
Q. How can we make sure we capture all the services performed during appointments?
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2008
"Pet owners don't want their pets to suffer, so we rarely encounter resistance to our pain management recommendations," says Robin Downing, DVM, Dipl. AAPM, owner of Windsor Veterinary Clinic and The Downing Center for Animal Pain Management in Windsor, Colo.
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2008
Why do clients pretend they gave medication, swear their pup stays on a leash, or claim their cat never goes outside?
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Many variables affect anesthesia including the patient, the sedative and anesthetic agents used and the anesthetist.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
This session will deal with the commonly seen neoplasms of the oral cavity and those conditions that look like tumors but arise from an outside source.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a common disease in older animals.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
A good anesthetist must have an understanding of normal physiology - as this it is altered by general anesthesia.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Resorption of the teeth can be either external or internal. Internal resorption occurs when the tooth has been traumatized causing an inflammation of the pulp.