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Articles by Joan R. Coates, DVM, MS, DACVIM (neurology)

Joan R. Coates, DVM, MS, DACVIM (neurology)

Management tips for the postoperative neurosurgical case (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Postoperative care of the neurosurgical patient is contingent upon a team approach that begins with patient evaluation, pain management, bladder assessment and supportive care.

The vestibular cat (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

The peripheral vestibular system connects directly with the central nervous system for control of posture and eye movements.

Acute spinal cord injury – The first hour can make the difference (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Spinal trauma occurs from external or internal causes.

Dilemmas of degenerative lumbosacral syndrome (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Degenerative lumbosacral syndrome (DLSS) poses diagnostic and treatment dilemmas for the veterinary practitioner.

The flaccid dog (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

The peripheral nervous system (PNS) consists of those structures (including cranial nerves and spinal nerves) containing motor, sensory and autonomic nerve fibers or axons that connect the central nervous system (CNS) with somatic and visceral end organs.

Surgical considerations for intervertebral disk disease (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Hoerlein determined that intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) accounted for 2.02% of all diseases diagnosed in dogs.

Degenerative myelopathy – diagnosis and treatment (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Canine degenerative myelopathy is a spontaneously occurring, adult-onset, progressive spinal cord disease.

Emerging treatments for granulomatous meningoencephalomyelitis (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Granulomatous meningoencephalomyelitis is a commonly diagnosed idiopathic inflammatory disease of the central nervous system in dogs.


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