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The telltale blue star

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 13, 2018

Dr. Brock’s daughter took a creative approach to combat her 4-year-old’s fibs. If only the method worked on veterinary clients.

Studies advance regenerative therapies for equine patients

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 24, 2018

Researchers at the University of Georgia and Kansas State University have implemented new ways of using the therapy to treat horses.

FDA warns veterinarians of risks associated with altrenogest exposure

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 28, 2018

Equine, swine products used to regulate estrus may cause reproductive disorders in people.

Equine malocclusions: Are you overfiling?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 10, 2018

With class 1 malocclusions, warns an equine veterinary dentist, you must do a thorough examination of the bone structure before trying to even out a horse’s teeth.

Don’t call her ‘lady doc’ and other equine DVM horror stories

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 31, 2018

Female equine veterinarians share their gender discrimination experiences from vet school and beyond.

Equine medicine

New equine vets: The tools you need to start off on the right hoof

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 15, 2018

You have the veterinary degree. Now you need the equipment so your business can break into a gallop. Here’s some guidance on what you should buy now and what can wait until later.

Studies advance regenerative therapies for equine patients

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 24, 2018

Researchers at the University of Georgia and Kansas State University have implemented new ways of using the therapy to treat horses.

University of Florida veterinarians successful in rare equine hip surgery

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 13, 2018

A femoral head ostectomy in a horse? Not a problem when the patient is a miniature horse that can benefit from a surgery normally used in even smaller companion animals.

Equine malocclusions: Are you overfiling?

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 10, 2018

With class 1 malocclusions, warns an equine veterinary dentist, you must do a thorough examination of the bone structure before trying to even out a horse’s teeth.

Equine vet techs deserve a seat

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 29, 2018

Before the day starts, on the way to every visit, and wowing horse owners: The equine veterinary technician is a must-have passenger (or driver) for great mobile equine practice today.

Equine financial management

New equine vets: The tools you need to start off on the right hoof

DVM360 MAGAZINE

You have the veterinary degree. Now you need the equipment so your business can break into a gallop. Here’s some guidance on what you should buy now and what can wait until later.

Change your money habits, change your future

FIRSTLINE

If your financial life as a veterinary professional still consists of putting cash into envelopes at the start of the month—or the online or Excel version of that—you should know there’s a better way.

Penny for your thoughts?

DVM360 MAGAZINE

Well, a LOT of pennies for your thoughts. As in, we’ll pay you for the brilliant problem-solving ideas you’ve come up with within the veterinary world.

Equine proceedings papers from CVC

Equine self-mutilation syndrome: Behavior or medical? (Proceedings)

CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

By Jeannine Berger, DVM, DACVB, DACAW, CAWA

In this presentation an overview of pathological self-injurious behavior (ESMS) is being discussed.

Infection control 101 (Proceedings)

CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

By Brandy Burgess, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVPM

Veterinarians must take appropriate precautions to mitigate the risk of infectious disease in patients and hospital personnel.

Protecting the patients of tomorrow: Hospital-based infection control (Proceedings)

CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

By Brandy Burgess, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVPM

Veterinary hospitals, by their very nature, create a high risk environment for the transmission of infections agents – bringing together animals from many different farms with varying levels of compromise. Outbreaks of healthcare-associated infections commonly occur in veterinary hospitals with 82% of American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited veterinary teaching hospitals (VTHs) reporting such events within the previous 5 years [1].

Diagnostic testing: What do those results really mean? (Proceedings)

CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

By Brandy Burgess, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVPM

Diagnostic testing is an integral part of the practice of veterinary medicine – but are all test results equal?

Epidemiology for the practicing veterinarian (Proceedings)

CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS

By Brandy Burgess, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVPM

In the era of evidence-based medicine – or the “…conscientious, explicit, and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients” [1] – it is critical that practitioners have a strong epidemiological foundation upon which clinical experience and best available external evidence can be integrated.