Author | Robert J. McCarthy, DVM, MS, DACVS

Robert J. McCarthy, DVM, MS, DACVS

Articles

A technician's guide to antibiotic usage in orthopedic cases (Proceedings)

The search for antibiotics began in the late 1800s, with the growing acceptance of the germ theory of disease, a theory that linked bacteria and other microorganisms to the causation of a variety of ailments.

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy: minimally invasive therapy of osteoarthritis (Proceedings)

Lameness and pain caused by osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common presenting complaints in small animal practice.

Intra-articular injections for management of canine arthritis--high tech therapy for general practice (Proceedings)

Juvenile pubic symphysiodesis: a simple, affordable surgical solution to canine hip dysplasia.

Juvenile pubic symphysiodesis--a simple, affordable surgical solution to canine hip dysplasia (Proceedings)

Juvenile pubic symphysiodesis (JPS) is a minimally invasive, affordable, prophylactic procedure performed in immature dogs at risk for development of arthritis associated CHD.