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Veterinarians find therapy rich in possibilities

April 1, 2014

Platelet-rich plasma therapy is being increasingly used in veterinary medicine for canine orthopedic and sports medicine applications, but numerous questions remain regarding this promising treatment.

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Idea Exchange: Perineal hernia repair: A new approach

April 1, 2014

This alternative method for repairing a common condition in male dogs offers advantages for both the patient and the surgeon.

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How to perform a scrotal urethrostomy and stop the stone cycle

March 1, 2014

Male dogs suffering from recurrent urethral blockage due to urinary calculi may benefit from this procedure that permanently diverts urine flow.

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Proximal suspensory desmopathy in horses

March 1, 2014

A veterinary overview of the causes, diagnostic approach and treatment options for this common condition in performance horses.

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The latest on laminitis: What veterinarians have learned and what lies ahead

March 1, 2014

Prevention and veterinary treatment strategies were highlighted at the recent International Conference on Laminitis and Diseases of the Foot.

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Video: Canine gastrostomy tube placement

February 28, 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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Video: Canine mandibular and sublingual salivary gland excision

February 28, 2014

See how Dr. Don Waldron performs this procedure indicated for treating salivary mucoceles and, rarely, salivary gland neoplasia.

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Video: Incisional gastropexy

February 28, 2014

Dr. Don Waldron demonstrates his method of choice for this definitive treatment for dogs with GDV.

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3 ways to lower infection rates during surgery

February 26, 2014

Small changes in your routine can make a big difference in keeping infection at bay in your surgical suite.

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