Parasitology | Veterinary Medicine

Parasitology

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 10, 2017
Client communication is an essential part of the prevention cycle.
 
VETTED: Jan 05, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
When a flea, tick or heartworm preventive doesn't work, this veterinary practice manager doesn't point fingers. Here's why.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 03, 2017
Veterinary parasitologist Richard Gerhold sets the record straight about monthly preventive medications and the possibility of pets still picking up parasites.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 03, 2017
Heavy infection with these parasites may be life-threatening—just 60 percent of hospitalized cases survive. This new tool can help practitioners know which young horses are most at risk.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 03, 2017
You know it's crucial for pet owners to curb these critters year-round. But here's a striking visual representation of why.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 22, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Each Veterinary Medicine Essentials package covers diagnostic steps, treatment plan guidance and the latest updates, plus resources to share with your entire veterinary team and your clients.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 06, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Each Veterinary Medicine Essentials package covers diagnostic steps, treatment plan guidance and the latest updates, plus resources to share with your entire veterinary team and your clients.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 05, 2016
Do you know which dogs are most commonly found to be infected these days? Get up to date on when to be suspicious in your veterinary patients.
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VETTED: Nov 22, 2016
Feline heartworm has been diagnosed in all 50 states, and it was important enough the American Association of Feline Practitioners crafted an entire campaign about it. So why don't veterinary technicians talk about preventive care as much as they could?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 08, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
The worms, affecting Key deer as well as domestic pets, haven't been spotted in the U.S. since 1960.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 05, 2016
Dog shows, dog parks and other dog get-togethers are a prime place for pathogens to have a heyday. One group of veterinary researchers has created resources to help you and your clients keep these events safe.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 14, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Human use of contaminated equipment or product is the main risk of transmission.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Sep 13, 2016
OK... maybe not 100%. But these five strategies can help increase client compliance with parasite prevention products.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Sep 13, 2016
Consider these scripts when fielding questions from veterinary clients about the cost of flea, tick and heartworm preventives.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 30, 2016
Our visits are action-packed, and our clients are time-strapped. But at our veterinary hospital, DVMs and technicians make sure we don't miss some crucial questions about home life and history for our patients.