Brigite Pedro and Chris Linney provide updates on the management of these issues, and ongoing research into control strategies and devices.66 mins
Francesco Cian presents the case of an eight-year-old cockatoo seen by a referring veterinary surgeon for a traumatic foot lesion.
Dave Beeston reflects on the busiest shift of his internship so far where, despite the best laid plans, he was met with a wave of emergencies, euthanasia and emotion. However, a great sense of achievement resulted – thanks to endurance and determination.
Alex Gough discusses a common and life-threatening problem, typically of large-breed dogs, plus other latest research in his latest Research Review.
Adele Williams guides readers through recognition and various control methods – new and existing – in horses and donkeys.
Maria-Christine Fischer in the first of a two-part article, describes lens characteristics, cataract causes and untreated case complications.
James Colver discusses a potentially life-threatening – and under-reported – complication seen with endotracheal intubation.
Henry Tremaine reports on the inaugural Sea-PD, a veterinary, watersports and wellness conference that took place in Alaçati, in June 2019, with plans to return in 2020.
In his final column of the year, Chanticleer casts a weather eye over the potentially troubled waters ahead.
Cases of systemic and miscellaneous diseases from late summer/autumn 2019 are summarised in Axiom Veterinary Laboratories’ latest update.
Sarah Caney discusses this common presentation in cats – including information to advise owners and treatment innovations.
Panagiotis Kokkinos, Diana Ferreira and Daniela Murgia detail the clinical signs of this issue, and treatment and management options.
Rachel Agass and Kate Loomes discuss options for long-term analgesia, as well as the use of scoring scales for monitoring the response of patients.
Every June, delegates of the Summer Dairy Institute programme gather at Cornell University, New York, for a six-week residential programme covering all aspects of dairy veterinary medicine and management. Vet Rupert Sheppard attended this summer – and these were his findings.
Ela Russell, a fourth-year veterinary student, summarises a visit by this professor of animal science, animal behaviour consultant and autism spokesman.
Roger Evans presents his final Dairy Diary column of 2019.
RCVS Knowledge presents a 10-point pla for introducing the data collection protocol in practice.
Ellie Mardell outlines some major geriatric disorders in feline patients, and the benefits of early detection and intervention.42 mins
Nicola Menzies-Gow discusses the diagnostic approach for this common issue, as well as differential diagnoses and appropriate further tests.
Miguel Martinez details how to interpret a capnogram, as well as make the most of adopting this method in a clinical setting.