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    Issue number 25.3 Published 16/04/2021

    Wound management 1 – Emergency management of open fractures

    An open fracture is any fractured bone that is exposed to environmental contamination due to disruption of soft tissues surrounding the bone.

    By James Roush

    Issue number 25.3 Published 19/04/2021

    Wound management 2 – Penetrating injuries in dogs

    Penetrating wounds are often deceiving! An innocuous-looking skin puncture may overlie tissue that has been significantly compromised by strong forces...

    By Bonnie Campbell

    Issue number 30.2 Published 19/11/2020

    Antimicrobials: from a blessing to a curse

    Nancy De Briyne describes how the veterinary profession can develop...

    By Nancy De Briyne

    Issue number 26.1 Published 25/03/2021

    A quick guide to… Intensive care of newborn puppies

    Puppies are less well developed at birth than many other species, and high mortality rates are not uncommon in the first two weeks of life.

    By Renata Azevedo de Abreu and Camila Vannucchi

    Issue number 31.2 Published 28/10/2021

    A diagnostic approach to canine otitis

    Canine otitis is a frequent challenge for first opinion clinicians, and successful management is based on addressing the multiple causes and factors involved in its pathogenesis.

    By Hannah Lipscomb and Filippo De Bellis

    Issue number 27.1 Published 05/09/2019

    A short guide to... Nasal feeding tubes in dogs

    Simple to use and remarkably effective, feeding a sick dog via an intra-nasal tube can be...

    By Joris Robben and Chiara Valtolina

    Issue number 26.1 Published 10/03/2021

    How I Approach… A young puppy with a heart murmur

    Puppy murmurs are a common clinical finding for many practitioners.

    By Hannah Hodgkiss-Geere

    Issue number 29.3 Published 12/03/2020

    Acute feline pancreatitis

    Feline pancreatitis is one of the most commonly encountered diseases in small animal practice...

    By Karin Allenspach