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Geriatric medicine

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 16, 2016
You want to help an older client and an aging pet. You don’t want to be the subject of a police investigation.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 13, 2016
Get older cats with sudden weight loss into your veterinary clinic to make sure serious disease isn't looming.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 08, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Here are five ways to improve senior pets' health—and maybe even life expectancy—by helping them get back to the things they used to do.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 10, 2015
Clients afraid of the anesthesia necessary for dental care in their senior pets? Listen to this.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 08, 2015
With individualized anesthesia protocols and appropriate monitoring, veterinary dental procedures are safer than ever before. Now, all senior patients can enjoy the benefits of good dental care.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2014
The delayed non-matching-to-position task can help assess a dog's ability to learn and remember.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2014
Researchers explore the link between nutritional intervention and behavioral enrichment to ward off cognitive decline in aging dogs.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
Hand out or post this chart to help your clients better understand their pets' health and well-being.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 03, 2013
By dvm360.com staff
Founders of Veterinary Society for Hospice and Palliative Care hope to develop new veterinary specialty.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 23, 2013
By dvm360.com staff
Ocular lesions identified before they produced clinical signs in cats over 8.
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FIRSTLINE: Oct 01, 2013
By dvm360.com staff
Do you know how to talk to your veterinary clients about palliative care? Here's a couple approaches you can try.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2013
By dvm360.com staff
Download an informational client handout to help pet owners identify signs of osteoarthritis in their senior cat.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 05, 2013
Feline experts Drs. Susan Little and Margie Scherk discuss maddening missteps to be sure to avoid in your practice.
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dvm360.com: May 01, 2013
By dvm360.com staff
This toolkit delivers team training, free client handouts, exam room education strategies and more, all designed to make it as easy as possible for veterinarians and their teams to explain senior healthcare and wellness to pet owners. (With an educational grant provided by Vétoquinol)

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 09, 2013
Don't attribute clinical signs in aging cats and dogs to old age alone, says Susan Little, DVM, DABVP.