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Abstract of the Week
Frequency of Undetected Glove Perforation and Associated Risk Factors in Equine Surgery.

Website of the Week
Tufts Clinical Nutrition Service

Rounds Transcripts

VIN/VSPN Joint Rounds: Social Media Marketing through Facebook

2015 Rounds Transcripts

  1. Microclave IV and T-sets from Practivet
  2. Strongyle in feces?
  3. Emergency protocols
  4. Protocol vs iso
  5. ETCO2
  6. Need help identifying ova
  7. How to inform clients…
  8. Cat anemia
  9. Double contrast GI study
  10. Eppendorf mini spin
  11. Morale
  12. Xiidra
  13. Editing images for lecture
  14. Strong heartworm positive
  15. Stomatitis/oro-facial pain
  16. EKG
  17. Toxoplasma or Coccidia?
  18. Cloud Based practice management software
  19. Table mats
  20. Lone Star retractor rings/elastics

Canine and Feline Pediatrics
Puppy and kitten wellness visits are opportunities to help clients learn how to care for their new pet to be able to live a long and healthy life. This basic course taught by Thomas Hansen, DVM, DABVP (Canine and Feline Practice) will provide an overview of pediatric care including wellness visit topics, vaccination protocols and common health conditions.

Take a look at VSPN CE listings for 2017: VSPN CE Catalog

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VSPN Rounds | VSPN Meeting Room | VIN/VSPN Rounds

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 4:00 pm Alaska Time
AKVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room and will feature audio

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 8:00 pm Mountain Time
WyVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room

Sunday, December 4, 2016; 9:00 pm EST
I Passed My VTS, Now What?
Hosts: Brandy Helewa, CVT, RVT, AAS, VTS (ECC) and Liz Hughston, MEd, RVT, CVT, VTS (SAIM, ECC)
This session will feature audio

Sunday, December 11, 2016; 9:00 pm EST
Transitional Cell Carcinoma
Host: Lisa Rudolph, BAS, CVT, VTS (CP-Canine/Feline, SAIM)
This session will feature audio

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