Clinical Relevance of Heart Murmurs in CatsWhen a heart murmur is detected, the veterinary team should consider potential causes beyond heart disease.
Dentistry Instruments and Equipment: Uses and MaintenanceProper cleaning and maintenance of veterinary dental equipment can protect patients from cross-contamination and keep instruments in optimal working order.
Overview of Electrocardiogram InterpretationAn ECG provides the veterinary healthcare team with the information necessary to calculate a patient’s heart rate and heart rhythm.
Superficial Thermal Modalities: Heat and Cold Therapy Effects and UsesThermotherapy in rehabilitation includes modalities such as whirlpool immersion, cold compression, and more.
Emergency Medicine/Critical Care
The Evidence for Checklists and Patient Care Bundles in Veterinary NursingAreas of opportunity exist for the creation and use of checklists and patient care bundles in the veterinary ICU to improve the quality of care for critical patients.
Emergence of the CBD Pet Market and the Role of Veterinary NursesCBD products marketed for pets can be bought in stores or online in many states, elevating the importance of veterinary professionals being educated on the subject.
Urology & Renal Medicine
Subcutaneous Ureteral Bypass (SUB) as a Treatment Option for Urolithiasis in Cats
The SUB is an exciting option for treatment of obstructive upper urinary tract disease in cats, and it continues to get better through adaptations to decrease complication rates and improve long-term patient comfort.
Pyoderma in the Dog
Pyoderma is classified as surface, superficial, or deep.