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  • Are You Taking Dental Radiographs?

    106 Views - 1 Comments It’s dental month so let’s talk about a touchy subject. Dental radiographs,  YES, you need to be taking them. Dentistry is kind of the red headed stepchild in veterinary medicine; it gets...
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  • Hemoabdomen in the ICU

    341 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh discusses the medical treatments of a dog that presented to the ER with an acute hemoabdomen. Stabilization prior to surgery, anesthesia, and post-operative stab...

    4 min 24 sec

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  • Serotonin Syndrome

    473 Views - 0 Comments A 5-year-old spayed female 22.7kg Standard Poodle presented for evaluation due to mental alteration and abnormal breathing. The owner revealed that approximately 11 hours prior to presentation the dog had...
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  • Liver Punch Biopsy

    Length: 253 - 423 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashely Magee demonstrates how to get a punch biopsy of the liver on a dog that was undergoing a laparotomy and splenectomy.

    2 min 53 sec

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  • Root Canal Discussion

    645 Views - 0 Comments Dr. Rebecca Martin from VCA Dental Center Raleigh Hills discusses a case about a dog presenting with a fractured canine tooth. Dr. Martin shows and talks through the radiographs of this tooth and describe...

    3 min 6 sec

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  • Skin Cytology

    839 Views - 2 Comments Veterinary Dermatologist Dr. Jon Plant of SkinVet in Portland demonstrates multiple methods of obtaining samples for skin cytology looking for bacterial contamination of the skin.

    3 min 2 sec

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  • Splenectomy

    336 Views - 3 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashely Magee performs a splenectomy on a dog that presented to the hospital with a hemoabdomen. The procedure of removing the spleen, in this case using a LigaSure™ to aid...

    14 min 29 sec

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  • Wellness Program

    395 Views - 1 Comments DoveLewis Wellness Program coordinators Enid Traisman and Josey Kinnaman discuss the staff benefits of a coordinated hospital wellness program and the steps DoveLewis has taken to improve the wellness opt...

    3 min 54 sec

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  • A Winter’s Tale: Ethylene Glycol

    360 Views - 2 Comments Given the recent overall trend for a drier but very cold winter season, ethylene glycol as an intoxication may become more prevalent in our metro area. Ethylene glycol can be found in numerous car flui...
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  • Aural Hematoma

    317 Views - 1 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashley Magee drains and repairs a severe and chronic aural hematoma in a Weimaraner. Different repair techniques are discussed and stents are used in this particular patient....

    10 min 4 sec

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  • Gastric Ulceration

    167 Views - 0 Comments Gastroduodenal ulceration is a common pathology in people with numerous etiologies. There are a few different classifications of gastroduodenal ulcers in people. They are based on differentiating the loca...
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  • Be Open to Learning

    170 Views - 0 Comments One of the things I’ve personally learned in my 12 years at DoveLewis is how important staff training, education and solid protocols are in building and maintaining a successful veterinary hospital....
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  • Art Therapy

    278 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Pet Loss Support Program Director Enid Traisman discusses the benefits of art therapy to veterinary staff, and describes how DoveLewis has instituted art therapy for employees.

    2 min 25 sec

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  • Thorascopic Partial Pericardiectomy

    169 Views - 0 Comments An 11-year-old male neutered golden retriever was referred to Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital for surgical management of idiopathic pericardial effusion.  The dog was originally diagnosed in...
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  • GDV: The Surgeon’s Perspective

    151 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashley Magee covers gastric dilatation-volvulus from presentation to post-operative recovery. The majority of her talk focuses on the surgical correction of GDV including splenec...

    1 hour 31 min

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  • Tiny Talk – GDV The First 15 Minutes

    426 Views - 3 Comments Megan Brashear talks about gastric dilatation volvulus and how to approach these patients in the first few minutes of their arrival at the hospital. Shock, perfusion, pain management, and basic diagnostic...

    9 min 42 sec

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  • Present Tense

    119 Views - 9 Comments It’s a quiz on Facebook. It’s a plot point in every time travel movie. The thought of it might keep you awake at night. Do you want to know the day that you’ll die? Do you want to pla...
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  • Management of Open Fractures

    131 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh discusses the basics of emergency treatment for open fractures. Initial patient care, pain management, and wound care are discussed.

    9 min 38 sec

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  • Late Night Phone Call

    101 Views - 0 Comments I spent my whole life, fighting myself That I can’t win so I'm inviting some help  -2Pac One day at a time Several weeks ago I had a late phone call from one of my colleagues at...
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  • Severe Pododermatitis

    154 Views - 0 Comments In this video, DoveLewis criticalist Lee Herold describes a case of severe dermatitis in a dog in the ICU. Diagnosis and treatment of this care are discussed. 

    1 min 44 sec

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  • Do You Have Goals and Motivation?

    348 Views - 0 Comments Motivation in veterinary medicine can be a tricky thing. The problem with motivation is that it’s different for everyone. We all have different goals and what pushes us to reach those goals will vary by p...
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  • Canine Bacterial Cholangiohepatitis

    160 Views - 0 Comments Clinical case A 9-year-old spayed female 9.1 kg American Eskimo was referred for further evaluation of elevated liver enzymes. She was initially seen by her primary care veterinarian with an acute...
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  • Unblocking a Cat

    330 Views - 6 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Lee Herold demonstrates how to perform a urinary deobstruction in a cat. Different types of urinary catheters, placement, securing the catheter, and placement radiographs are discu...

    5 min 50 sec

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  • RadLand: Summer Grilling

    193 Views - 2 Comments A 9-month old Labrador retriever presented with a two-day history of anorexia following ingestion of garbage. No vomiting or diarrhea was reported and the patient was slightly lethargic. Abdominal palp...
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  • Uroabdomen Management

    169 Views - 4 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh discusses a patient that presented to the ER with severe azotemia and hyperkalemia diagnosed with uroabdomen. Dr. Zadeh discusses various ways to diagnose uroabd...

    6 min 40 sec

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  • Journal Club II

    130 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Lee Herold does the work for you by summarizing practical evidence based information from the last year in veterinary journals. Topics include urinary tract disease in dogs, antibiot...

    56 min 33 sec

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  • Closing a Cystotomy

    144 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashley Magee demonstrates how to close a cystotomy incision in the case in a patient with severe cystitis. Dr. Magee uses a double layer closure and discusses suture material cho...

    11 min 14 sec

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  • Winning the Career Lottery

    81 Views - 0 Comments When I tell people I am a veterinarian, I usually hear one of two questions, “Have you always wanted to be a veterinarian?” and “Do you have a lot of pets?” And much to their su...
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  • Anaphylaxis Q & A

    327 Views - 2 Comments Q: What is anaphylaxis? A: Anaphylaxis is a type I hypersensitivity reaction. In type I hypersensitivity reactions antigens bind to preformed IgE present on mast cells and stimulate mast cell degranu...
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  • Finding Your Passion

    95 Views - 2 Comments Like many young children, I was veritably obsessed with animals. By the time I was 5 years old I knew that one day I would be a veterinarian. And since we all know it didn’t really happen unless y...
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  • Feline Acne

    315 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh discusses feline acne in a cat. While not usually considered an emergency, it can prove painful to the cat and distressing to the owner. Diagnosing true feline...

    6 min 52 sec

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  • Can vs. Should

    211 Views - 8 Comments Just because we can doesn’t mean we should… Those words are heard in ICUs around the country – for animal and people alike. We have reached a point where medicine can do amazing...
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  • Think Positive

    184 Views - 0 Comments Daily affirmations were not invented by Saturday Night Live's Stuart Smalley, but this character played by comedian Al Franken popularized - though undoubtedly also mocked - the idea of affirmations...
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  • Transfusion Medicine to the Rescue

    476 Views - 0 Comments A seven-year-old, 6.3kg, spayed female Border Terrier was referred to DoveLewis for evaluation of pleural effusion and coagulopathy. She had originally presented to her primary veterinarian earlier in...
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  • Medical Errors

    440 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh takes this hour to discuss medical errors. She covers classification of errors, what to do when errors occur in the hospital, owner communication, and some perso...

    55 min

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  • Vomit Induction (Emesis)

    194 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh discusses vomiting in patients, specifically induction of vomiting. The timeframe for vomit, which foreign objects are safe to induce vomiting with, and the expl...

    3 min 12 sec

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  • Why Do People Hate Leashes?

    74 Views - 4 Comments I want to know why so many dog owners think that it’s okay to have their dog off leash everywhere. Do dog owners think a “good” dog will walk next to them and only “bad” d...
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  • Diabetic Complications

    388 Views - 0 Comments Diabetes mellitus is a disease of glucose dysregulation secondary to relative insulin resistance (non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus) or an absolute insulin deficiency (insulin dependent diabetes...
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  • Buccal Mucosal Bleeding Time (BMBT)

    421 Views - 4 Comments DoveLewis technician Megan Brashear and assistant Sue Marcoe perform a buccal mucosal bleeding time (BMBT) test in a dog prior to an elective surgical procedure. This test measures platelet function and...

    4 min 16 sec

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  • Hindlimb Amputation

    131 Views - 0 Comments Dove Lewis staff surgeon Coby Richter demonstrates and explains how to perform a mid-femoral hindlimb amputation on a cat. Pain management as well as surgical technique are covered in this video.

    14 min 54 sec

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  • Enteral Nutrition

    437 Views - 0 Comments The fundamental question of why to feed critical patients has been confidently answered by studies in human patients demonstrating increases in infection rates, hospital stays, and antibiotic usage in...
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  • Can't We All Just Get Along?

    313 Views - 12 Comments I’m a fairly cynical person. It’s not a trait I’m necessarily proud of – while sarcasm is fun at cocktail parties it sometimes really poisons the genuinely good moments in life....
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  • Scabies (Sarcoptic Mange)

    409 Views - 0 Comments Rose City Veterinary Hospital veterinarian Lisa Berger discusses a case seen in their hospital – a dog that presented with severe skin irritation. Dr. Berger discusses the diagnosis and treatments p...

    5 min 48 sec

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  • More Common Than Abuse

    220 Views - 1 Comments Veterinarians have to keep everybody happy. We have to keep the patients happy so they won't bite or kick us, and because they are fuzzy widdle cuties who we love (in most cases). We have to keep cl...
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  • Acute Kidney Injury

    173 Views - 1 Comments DoveLewis Criticalist Erika Loftin gives an in-depth lecture about acute kidney injury. After a review of renal physiology, diagnostics, patient assessment, treatment modalities, drug pharmacology, and pa...

    1 hour 8 min

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  • Allergic to Overnights

    179 Views - 0 Comments I know I sound silly and slightly crazy, but I really think I’m allergic to the overnight shift. It starts just like any other allergic response minus the hives, rash (really glad I don’t ge...
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  • Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Disease

    145 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Coby Richter discusses the airway issues that are common with brachycephalic breeds. She covers clinical signs, diagnosis, client education, and post-operative monitoring for brach...

    6 min 9 sec

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  • Yogi Tech: From Saving Dogs to Downward Dog

    256 Views - 6 Comments I started working at DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital over five years ago. Before that time I practiced yoga and did some light exercise but it was sporadic and sparse. I drank a lot, ate like a lit...
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  • Mandibular Symphyseal Fracture Repair

    214 Views - 0 Comments DoveLewis staff surgeon Ashley Magee demonstrates the proper technique for reducing and wiring a mandibular symphyseal fracture in a cat. Wire removal is also demonstrated.

    11 min 41 sec

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  • Mushroom Toxicity

    150 Views - 0 Comments A 4-year-old MN Border Collie presented to his primary veterinarian after a hike with his owners. During that hike, the dog suddenly started hallucinating, froze in place, and then began wildly running...
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