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Articles by Tami Shearer, DVM

Tami Shearer, DVM

Creative weight loss techniques using environmental enrichment (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

We are reminded daily of the obesity problems facing Americans and we see how these issues are mirrored by the percentage of pets that are overweight.

Therapy laser use in small-animal practice (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

In veterinary practice, therapy lasers can be used alone or in combination with other pain management tools to decrease recovery time, help manage pain, and treat other conditions.

Effect of attitude on healing and client relationships (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

In the veterinary profession we are confronted with a number of factors that affect the treatment outcome of our patients.

Hospice and palliative care protocols (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

Over the past 10 years, the veterinary community has talked about hospice care but few tools were available to facilitate the efficient application of the philosophy for the veterinary practice.

Setting up a hospice and palliative care service in a small-animal practice (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

As the human population ages and has more personal exposure to palliative and hospice care, pet owners are aware that there are benefits to having those services available for pets too.

Therapy laser choices and practice tips (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

A number of therapy lasers are available to the veterinary practitioner.

Therapy lasers: mechanism of action and current research (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

Low-level laser therapy is emerging as a new treatment option with a variety of applications in the veterinary field.

Quality of life assessment techniques (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

As veterinarians, we are asked by pet owners to assess the quality of life of a pet each time we do an examination.

Physical rehabilitation techniques for hospice and palliative care patients (Proceedings)
October 1, 2008

A 5-step Hospice care plan was developed by Dr. Tami Shearer to act a template so no part of pet's care would get overlooked.


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