Geriatric medicine

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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.
 
dvm360: 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
Particularly in aging cats, weight loss can be the earliest sign of disease, says Susan Little, DVM, DABVP.
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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.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 09, 2013
Dr. Susan Little, discusses the importance of individualizing cats' nutritional management.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 04, 2013
Despite being apparently healthy, middle-aged and older cats can often have abnormalities that would benefit from intervention and monitoring.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2013
When an older cat develops a skin problem, the presenting complaint will point you to a group of possible diagnoses.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 07, 2012
By dvm360.com staff
Consider an advance directive for hospice patients or clients who request it.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 06, 2012
These conditions are becoming more prevalent in veterinary medicine and require increased vigilance and research.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
Old or terminally ill patients can benefit from this reader tip.