Surgery

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
See leeches warm up in anticipation of feeding and seek out a host.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2014
Although it sounds like a treatment found in a history book—and it is—the application of leeches has well-defined and scientifically grounded modern uses, especially in helping to reduce surgical complications.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2014
Thinking about giving medicinal leeching a try? Read this overview of the process.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 25, 2014
See how medicinal leeching helped this cat get back in its feet.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 24, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
While it's good to introduce enrichment exercises to patients postoperatively, it's important not to overdo it or do it too soon after surgery. In this video, veterinary behaviorist Dr. Ellen Lindell offers tips to safely enrich pets' lives during their recovery.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2014
Consider this skin reconstruction technique in patients with square or rectangular defects. This method is especially advantageous when there is skin available on only one side of a wound.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2014
Watch Dr. Steven Swaim demonstrate how to perform this useful wound repair technique.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 26, 2014
This potentially deadly surgical complication is preventable. Let this case report remind you about—and reinforce the importance of—counting surgical sponges.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 08, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
New technology may become protocol of choice for surgical cases at veterinary teaching hospitals.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 30, 2014
See how Dr. Don Waldron performs this procedure indicated for treating salivary mucoceles and, rarely, salivary gland neoplasia.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 16, 2014
Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates this procedure, which is indicated in veterinary patients that may be anorectic postoperatively or are otherwise anorectic.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 09, 2014
Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates his method of choice for this definitive treatment for dogs with GDV.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 02, 2014
Dr. Emily Klocke describes the typical clinical presentation of dogs that have grass awn foreign bodies.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2014
When to suspect and how to extract these irritating foreign bodies.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2014
Use care when repairing lacerations of the eyelid to ensure that functionality of the eye and cosmetic appeal are maintained for the patient.