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Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

WHO says H1N1 virus could mutate, warns vigilance in watching for symptoms

November 10, 2009

Geneva, Switzerland -- Concerned by the potential of the H1N1 pandemic virus to become more virulent as the pool of viral genes circulates among a number of hosts, the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling for close monitoring and proper management of animals that exhibit symptoms of respiratory infections.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Virtual cow gives students new virtual learning tool

November 10, 2009

London, England -- A British veterinarian has developed a realistic model of a cow's backside that students can use for practice in detecting pregnancies and infections.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Colorado State veterinarians fit calf with two prosthetic legs

November 8, 2009

Fort Collins, Colo. -- A 15-member veterinary surgical team at Colorado State University (CSU) recently fit two artificial limbs on yearling calf.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Simple procedures for complicated cases (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Indications include traumatic reticuloperitonitis (TRP), abomasal ulcer, peritonitis, uroperitoneum, chronic weight loss, abdominal mass.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Non-diarrheal diseases of calves (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Neonatal septicemia is the most important non-diarrheal disease of calves.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Zoonotic diseases of sheep and goats (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Many sheep and goat producers are unaware of zoonotic diseases that can be passed from animals to man. Some zoonoses such as pinkeye or soremouth cause symptoms in the host animal so that the producer knows the animal is ill, but he may not realize that the disease could be transmitted to himself or his family.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Basic bovine epidemiology (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Epidemiology is the study of health related states within a specified population.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Physical examination of cattle: parts I and II (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

I fear that the physical examination is becoming a lost art.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Pre-harvest food safety (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

The concern that consumers and retailers have for food safety has shifted need for food safety programs back to farm level.

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