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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
According to the Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University (CSU), cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in geriatric dogs and cats.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Acupuncture is the insertion of needles into specific points on the body (acupoints) to cause a desired healing effect.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), also known as Traditional Oriental Medicine (TOM) has been utilized over several thousands of years in people and animals.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) is a complete system of medicine to prevent, diagnose, and treat disease.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Besides water, the most critical component considered in a diet is energy.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
According to the National Research Council, the term "senior" refers to an animal's functionality, such as decreased activity, weight gain, and other age-related physical and behavioral changes.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 24, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Fort Collins, Colo. -- Colorado State University's (CSU) Center for Comparative and Integrative Pain Medicine is studying whether herbal supplements have any affect on arthritis pain in dogs.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
In veterinary practice, therapy lasers can be used alone or in combination with other pain management tools to decrease recovery time, help manage pain, and treat other conditions.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A 5-step Hospice care plan was developed by Dr. Tami Shearer to act a template so no part of pet's care would get overlooked.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
As the human population ages and has more personal exposure to palliative and hospice care, pet owners are aware that there are benefits to having those services available for pets too.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Low-level laser therapy is emerging as a new treatment option with a variety of applications in the veterinary field.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A number of therapy lasers are available to the veterinary practitioner.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Over the past 10 years, the veterinary community has talked about hospice care but few tools were available to facilitate the efficient application of the philosophy for the veterinary practice.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
In the veterinary profession we are confronted with a number of factors that affect the treatment outcome of our patients.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
As veterinarians, we are asked by pet owners to assess the quality of life of a pet each time we do an examination.