Table of Contents

Table of Contents: March/April 2016

Table of Contents: March/April 2016

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Feline Anesthesia & Analgesia: Recent Developments

Kristen Messenger, DVM, Diplomate ACVAA & ACVCP
North Carolina State University


Canine Pituitary Dependent Hyperadrenocorticism Series – Part 3: Current & Investigative Options for Therapy

David Bruyette, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital, Los Angeles, California, and Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation and Consultation, Woodland Hills, California


Glycemic Control of Hospitalized Diabetic Patients

Thomas Schermerhorn, VMD, Diplomate ACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
Kansas State University


External tooth resorption in cats – Part 2: Therapeutic Approaches

Jan Bellows, DVM, Diplomate AVDC & ABVP (Canine & Feline)
All Pets Dental, Weston, Florida


Early Diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease in Dogs & Cats – Use of Serum Creatinine & Symmetric Dimethylarginine

Gregory F. Grauer, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
Kansas State University


Editor in Chief Lesley King

Editor’s Note – Unsung Heroes

Lesley G. King, MVB, Diplomate ACVECC & ACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine), University of Pennsylvania


NAVC Perspectives – The Nature of Our Profession

Paige Allen, MS, RVT
Purdue University


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Today’s Veterinary News – The Latest in Veterinary Medicine

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Pet Health by the Numbers – State of Pet Health 2015


ACVN Nutrition Notes – Nutritional Management of Chronic Kidney Disease in Cats & Dogs
CE Article

Martha G. Cline, DVM, Diplomate ACVN
Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls, New Jersey


Imaging Essentials: Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasonography – A Tour of the Abdomen: Part 2

Danielle Mauragis, AS, CVT and Clifford R. Berry, DVM, Diplomate ACVR
University of Florida


Practice Building – Integrative Medicine: The Evidence, Economics, & Logistics of an Emerging Field

Justin Shmalberg, DVM, Diplomate ACVN & ACVSMR
University of Florida

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AHS Heartworm Hotline – Coming to You from the American Heartworm Society


Recovery & Rehab – Canine Gait Analysis

Brittany Jean Carr, DVM, CCRT, ACVSMR Resident, and David L. Dycus, DVM, MS, CCRP, Diplomate ACVS (Small Animal) Veterinary Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Group, Annapolis Junction, Maryland


The Back Page: Veterinary Viewpoints
Use of Prostheses in Companion Animal Medicine – An Interview with Dr. Jacqueline Davidson Protection Status