Toxicology | Veterinary Medicine

Toxicology

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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2012
Delve into the details of this case to discover what's behind Rintu's tremors.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2012
Is intravenous lipid emulsion a new potential cure for serveral drug toxicoses?
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FIRSTLINE: May 21, 2012
By dvm360.com staff
Follow these tips and plant a garden that's safe for pets.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 30, 2012
By dvm360.com staff
Don't be so quick to blame the neighbors! Poisoning is often due to another source.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 01, 2012
By dvm360.com staff
Roses are red, violets are blue, protect patients from flowers—your veterinary clients will thank you!
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Pet Poison Helpline: Feb 02, 2012
Love isn't the only thing in the air this time of year. Warn veterinary clients about these toxic treats and protect their four-legged loved ones.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 01, 2012
This drug is used primarily to treat urinary incontinence secondary to urethral sphincter hypotonia.
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Pet Poison Helpline: Dec 15, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
Do your veterinary clients know they carry items dangerous to pets wherever they go? Here are the most toxic items in your clients' purses and backpacks.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2011
Dr. Kristy Dowers shows you how to handle six common poisonings in cats.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2011
The outcome in this dog was not good, illustrating the necessity of identifying this disorder early.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Insoluble calcium oxalate plants are very commonly kept as houseplants.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Antidotes can be divided into three broad catagories: chemical antidotes, pharmacologic antidotes, and functional antidotes. Chemical antidotes act directly on the toxicant to make it less toxic and/or more readily excreted.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Cats are great patients because they are less likely to ingest large amounts of bad stuff just because. However, their unique metabolism presents other challenges as it contributes to the toxicities that we do see in cats and changes, often lowering, the toxic dose we can expect. Also, substances that are safe in other species can be deadly in cats.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2011
Acute toxicosis with this antineoplastic drug can result in life-threatening signs.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Myths, or 'old wives tales' have always been prevalent in veterinary medicine. We hear these commonly in practice (I know he's sick 'cause his nose is warm.