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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Leesburg, Va. — M. Norris Adams, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, joined Virginia Tech's Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center as a clinical assistant professor in equine lameness and surgery, focusing on elective orthopedic procedures.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2008
A chief concern with any trauma that causes frontal or poll injury is possible damage to the central nervous system.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2008
Congenital portosystemic shunts (PSS) occur in 0.18 percent of all dogs, and are particularly common in Yorkshire Terriers, Maltese dogs, Pugs, Schnauzers and Shih Tzus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2008
Oral surgery in canine and feline patients often requires extended periods of anesthesia necessitating optimal anesthetic management.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2008
Have you read or heard about the crisis associated with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) that is sweeping across the United States? Hospitals, nursing homes, schools, sports facilities, correctional facilities and child day-care centers are reporting outbreaks of human nosocomial infections with methicillin-resistant staphylococci.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2008
EDITORS NOTE: A new collaborative column with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and DVM Newsmagazine debuts this month. SurgerySTAT offers DVM readers insightful information for preoperative preparation, a surgical technique or postoperative care.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
This surgeon advises new graduates to see as many cases as possible early in their careers. "Experiences in dealing with animals, disease, clients, and peers will provide the intellectual, physical, and psychological supports needed for long-term survival in the clinical arena."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2007
Although anal-sac tumors make up only 2 percent of all cutaneous neoplasms in dogs, they comprise a significant portion of the referrals to veterinary surgeons and oncologists.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2007
Columbia, Mo. — University of Missouri researchers have developed an in vitro joint model that replaces laboratory animals, cuts costs and improves safety when studying human and canine arthritis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2007
Minneapolis — Dr. Carl Seemann plans to appeal an administrative law judge's ruling that backs state regulators' efforts to suspend his license for not administering drugs to manage a surgical patient's pain.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Philadelphia — Dr. Lillian R. Aronson made the record books, at least at the University of Pennsylvania.
Nov 19, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Rockville, MD - 11/19/07 - It's official. Charles Raker, VMD, Dipl. ACVS is a legend in veterinary surgery.
Nov 14, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Baton Rouge - 11/14/07 - The first-time procedure for professors in the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine (LSU) has saved the life of a colleague's German Shepherd that had been suffering from congestive heart failure.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 23, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Waltham, Mass. - 10/23/07 - A local veterinary hospital is implementing a $4.5-million project that will dobule its staff, add more than half a dozen new specialties and improve its focus on patient care.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Ames, Iowa — The Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine has been offered a $1 million incentive to reach its overall school fund-raising goal by next summer.