Personal/Professional DevelopmentVeterinary nurses can improve patient care by leveraging their knowledge of the human-animal bond and elevating pet owners as part of the pet health team.
One Health is the collaborative effort of human, veterinary, and environmental medicine on a local, national, and global level.
Urology & Renal MedicineAI could be the future of veterinary medicine. Read about how Antech is introducing RenalTech, a predictive platform for CKD in cats.
As a result of public interest in the medicinal use of CBD in human medicine, interest in its possible use for pets is growing as well.
Veterinary oncology research strives to advance the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in dogs, cats, and other species.
Integrative MedicineEach year in the U.S., an estimated 10 to 12 million dogs and cats experience the pain and discomfort associated with osteoarthritis. Regenerative medicine shows promise in stimulating healing and regeneration.
A small grassroots movement of veterinary staff personnel, including associate veterinarians, formed the National Veterinarian Professionals Union (NVPU) in 2018.
Marijuana, amphetamines, cocaine, heroin, and hallucinogenic mushrooms are five of the most common illicit drugs companion animals are exposed to.
In the past, the veterinary profession may have relied more heavily on opioids and not used adjunct therapies to their full advantage.