18 September 2020

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The drugs won't work if the pet isn't given them

by Jill Maddison
The drugs won't work if the pet isn't given them - why don't clients always do what we tell them to? is an article written by Prof Jill Maddison, a guest speaker at the 2020 VSS Annual Conference. This article covers the importance of compliance, potential consequences of poor com...

17 September 2020

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Cats and drugs - when are they small dogs and when are they not?

by Jill Maddison
Cats and drugs - when are they small dogs and when are they not? is an article written by Prof Jill Maddison, a guest speaker at the 2020 VSS Annual Conference. This article covers absorption and distribution, metabolism, haemoglobin, receptors, other drug effects, behavioural differences, ot...

16 September 2020

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A logical approach to the anaemic or bleeding patient

by Jill Maddison
A logical approach to the anaemic or bleeding patient is an article written by Prof Jill Maddison, a guest speaker at the 2020 VSS Annual Conference. This article covers the anaemic patient, renegerative anaemia, non-regenerative anaemia, the bleeding patient, local disorders, systemic bleedi...

15 September 2020

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Anorexia and normal blood work

by Jill Maddison
Anorexia and normal blood work - what's the problem? is an article written by Prof Jill Maddison, guest speaker at the 2020 VSS Annual Conference. This article covers dysphagia, difficulties in swallowing, assessment of inflammation, anorexia/inappetance and more. Click here to read or d...

7 September 2020

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Interpreting the numbers - Urea, Creatinine and Urine Specific Gravity

by Jill Maddison
Interpreting the numbers - urea, creatinine and urine SG - what do they really mean? is an article by Prof Jill Maddison, a guest speaker at the 2020 VSS Annual Conference. This article covers some physiological principles, assessing inappropriate urine concentration, interpreting serum area ...