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Maryland steroid violations raise questions about equine veterinarians' role

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 21, 2015

By Ed Kane, PhD

Use of compounded stanozolol results in postrace suspensions; experts debate legitimate vs. prohibited use.

Veterinary schools work to grow scholarship endowments

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 21, 2015

By Julie Scheidegger

But increasing tuition, class sizes keep funds per student virtually unchanged.

Radiologist: Imaging of awake patients is a matter of ethics

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 20, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

Emergencies, heart failure cases, airway disease patients can all benefit from CT without anesthesia, expert says.

Clinical updates

Letter to Veterinary Medicine: Behavior should be strongly considered in curriculum for veterinary students

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 20, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

While behavior has come a long way, there’s still lots of room for improvement.

Journal Scan: SDMA pinpointed as biomarker for feline renal disease

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 20, 2015

By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

Does this form of testing hold the key to diagnosing deterioration of the kidney in cats earlier?

Here's a twist: The lastest updates on GDV

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 13, 2015

By Jennifer L. Wardlaw, DVM, MS, DACVS

Dr. Jennifer Wardlaw presents findings from the latest research on this life-threatening condition in dogs.

Practice life and business

Think now: Practicing mindfulness in the veterinary clinic

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 21, 2015

By Steve Noonan, DVM, CPCC

Be emotionally present for your clients and your staff

Be the leader your veterinary team deserves

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 21, 2015

By Heike Jung, DVM

Transcend all the workplace drama

Put the Lean concept into action at your veterinary practice

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 21, 2015

By E.E. Chip Ponsford, DVM, Mark Graban

Begin and maintain this system's philosophy to make your practice more productive and efficient.

Teamwork and communication

Your veterinary clinic cat gets bored at work

FIRSTLINE - May 22, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

Left to her own devices, CC the Clinic Cat finds new ways to disrupt your work day.

4 quick questions on pet insurance—answered

FIRSTLINE - May 21, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

Clients who can't afford to pay for their pets' care ranks as team members' No. 2 frustration at work, according to the 2013 Firstline Veterinary Team Trends Study. (No. 1 is team members' pay and benefits—no surprise there, right?) Some veterinary teams are recommending pet insurance to help pet owners plan for their pets' veterinary care.

Crowdsource your career crisis: The trouble with titles

FIRSTLINE - May 20, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

This team member was hired as an office manager and promised reimbursement if she pursued certification—then her veterinary practice reneged on the deal. What would you do?

Photo packages

Your veterinary clinic cat gets bored at work

FIRSTLINE - May 22, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

Left to her own devices, CC the Clinic Cat finds new ways to disrupt your work day.

VetConfessionals: Veterinary secrets, shared at CVC 2015

May 17, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

From sweet to sad (and sometimes silly) these confessions give you insights into the real lives of veterinary professionals from around the country.

Veterinary medicine explained through emoji

FIRSTLINE - May 13, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

This virtual visual dictionary uses emoji to define some of the common terms—including symptoms and diagnoses—in the veterinary profession. Click on the emojis for links to relevant information on each of these topics.

Hospital design

Does our veterinary clinic need an interior designer?

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - May 18, 2015

By Heather E. Lewis, AIA

Manage clients' first impressions and overall view of your practice

2015 Veterinary Economics Hospital Design People's Choice Award winner: Compassionate Care Veterinary Hospital

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Apr 17, 2015

By dvm360.com staff

The people have chosen! Check out all the details of this Connecticut conversion veterinary practice.