DVM360 MAGAZINE-08-01-2016

DVM360 MAGAZINE-08-01-2016

Cover Story
Is there a shortcut to personal change and transformation? These experts say veterinarians need to cut themselves some slack—then cut out their bad habits.
News
Emergency veterinary team in Portland, Oregon, diagnoses tick paralysis just before dog is put down.
Administrative law judges overseeing the case find Kristen Lindsey failed to show good cause.
By dvm360.com staff
AVMA persuades pet retailer to adjust messaging after veterinarians show concern.
Mirroring legislation in Hawaii and New York, this New Jersey bill would make declaw procedures a crime under animal cruelty law.
Overturns disciplinary action ordered by state regulatory board in relation to negligence, incompetence findings.
By dvm360.com staff
BI to trade consumer healthcare business for Sanofi’s animal health division, aka Merial.
By dvm360.com staff
Company seeks to place the synthetic cadavers in all accredited veterinary schools worldwide through crowdfunding campaign.
By dvm360.com staff
Fresh from the 2016 Nestlé Purina Companion Animal Nutrition Summit, a look at what we know about this plant's powers in people and pets.
Letters to the editor
The many uses of drones in the veterinary world made what used to be a far-off-dream seem like a brilliant possibility for this reader. What's next?
By dvm360.com staff
"Veterinarians do not need to be worrying about personal issues in people's homes," says one Facebook user in response to the latest ethical dilemma from Marc Rosenberg, VMD.
Featured Contributors
Does every veterinary practice in the country get crushed by a revenue drop in the winter months? We set out to prove what every wise veterinarian seems to know.
In order to find out whether or not there's chemistry between a veterinary practice owner and a newly-hired associate, you need to walk a fine line.
Is it the practice owner's job to put a stop to insulting client behavior directed toward his team?
The conclusion of our tale of a new veterinary associate's startling encounter over an estimate with a long-standing veterinary client.
Compassion fatigue, brownout, burnout, depression ... so many conditions, and veterinarians may suffer from any of them. Learn to understand the differences between each and set yourself on a path to more happiness.
Hospital design
By dvm360.com staff
With its bold rooflines and floor-to-ceiling windows, this veterinary hospital could easily be mistaken for an upscale beach house. Talk about #hospitaldesigngoals.
Medicine360
By dvm360.com staff
Rumple, a 2-year-old Havanese, undergoes a stenting procedure usually used in young human cardiac patients.
By dvm360.com staff
When it comes to this itchy fungal infection, you've either got it or you don't. Got it?
By dvm360.com staff
When a dog presented to the University of Tennessee emergency department with a possible pancreatic mass, the Clinical Rounds team came to his aid. Head with us down the hall as we explore all aspects of this case.
Weird tales from the world of veterinary imaging.
Equine360
A proactive approach with HA may help delay onset of osteoarthritis in racehorses and other equine athletes.
By dvm360.com staff
Leaves and seeds of pistachio-related genus can cause hemolytic anemia, death in horses.
By dvm360.com staff
Immune system, genetic link may explain why some horses develop tumors and others don’t—similar to human papillomavirus.
Humor
When it comes to bargaining be careful what you wish for, as Dr. Brock's friend finds out.