Hyperlipidemia is an observation that is often not acted on, with the importance of lipemic serum underrated in diagnosis. There is a strong link between hyperlipidemia and seizures, as well as a host of other diseases.
The video below is from DVM360 and features Drs Pete Vanvranken and Richard Ford discussing the importance of hyperlipidemia and dog fat intake.
BCF Technology have released an instructional abdominal ultrasound video guide in collaboration with The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies with an exam at the end. All 9 guides in conjunction with the test count towards your CPD (UK+NI only).
The video guide is presented by Kimberly Palgrave and is extremely thorough. Definitely worth a look. The videos can be viewed on YouTube with the test found here. If you are a member of VetSurgeon you can also access the guides here.
Vetmedica are hosting two webinars for free in August. The webinars will be hosted by specialists Andy Durham and Catherine McGowan
The webinars will include interactive segments and the option to ask speakers questions and have them answered during the webinar. If you can’t make it don’t worry: the webinars will be freely available for a short time after they are broadcast.
Full details including time and address are one click away.
Leading independent TV company Ricochet are looking for vets and veterinary nurses and their families, for a brand new documentary series for a major broadcaster. The project is at an early stage, but Ricochet are looking to film with a British vet, their partner and their children, at least one of whom would ideally be [...]
Kristi Reimer, with Veterinary Economics and dvm360.com, discusses the four types of leadership as presented by Dr. David Nicol at the CVC in Washington, D.C.–including which style is best for veterinary practice.
When you’re building a veterinary hospital on a tight budget, your tendency may be to start cutting items from your wish list to save money. But Sal Longo, AIA, advises that you take a careful look ahead so you’re not hamstrung from the start.
Be sure to catch Sal Longo at Hospital Design Highlights during CVC in Washington, D.C.
Two veterinary students in the Netherlands have made this movie promoting the one health concept.
The short movie named ‘One Health Vets’ shows the possibilities that veterinarians have outside the traditional veterinary practice. The movie explains the importance of cooperation between veterinarians and human doctors.
Besides the endless career possibilities of veterinarians, the movie addresses the One Health theme. The One Health concept is a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care for humans, animals and the environment.
The two students behind the movie: Merel Rooijmans and Tineke Kramer had the need to show other veterinary students that there is so much more you can do with your veterinary degree.
Society of Practising Veterinary Surgeons – Society of Practising Veterinary Surgeons
Vets4Pets – Vet Practices with a difference
Estudios Veterinarios – El espacio de los que hacen crecer su organización médico-veterinaria
Veterinary Business Briefing – Should I reduce my charges for some items to improve the volume of sales?
People and Practice Development – People and Practice Development
VetPol – Connecting the Veterinary Community
The Madow Group – Creating Success for Dentists and Team Members
Longo Architecture Studio – Specialists in the Design of Animal Care Facilities