DVM InFocus, Mar 1, 2009 - DVM
DVM News
DVM InFocus, Mar 1, 2009
DVM InFocus
Pain management: A Q&A with veterinary expert Dr. James Gaynor
By Stephanie Skernivitz
Veterinarians are making huge strides in managing patient pain. But as the number of treatment modalities has increased, the amount of information veterinarians must learn and apply has also ratcheted up.
Staging and management of canine chronic kidney disease
By Gregory F. Grauer, DVM, MS, DACVIM
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) occurs over a period of months to years and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in dogs.
Canine hip dysplasia: new trends in diagnosis, treatment and prevention
By Linda Marie Wetzel
Canine hip dysplasia affects millions of dogs each year. Abnormal development in the dysplastic hip causes damage to the articular cartilage of the joint, resulting in osteoarthritis, severe pain and eventually debilitation.
Veterinary dentistry and oral surgery for geriatric patients
Geriatric veterinary patients have a variety of health care needs. Topping the list is the need for thorough physical and oral examinations.
Click here