All


Filter Content

Search, filter and sort the hundreds of videos, lectures, blogs and articles so you can find exactly what you’re looking for.

  • Video

    Nitroglycerin Ointment

    Views: 4,511 - Comments: 0

    Ladan Mohammad-Zadeh, DVM, DACVECC, explains the conditions in which nitroglycerin ointment may be used, and demonstrates how to apply it to a patient.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Monica for President

    Views: 1,878 - Comments: 1

    It’s Election Day and I don’t know about everyone else, but I am mostly just excited to stop hearing the campaign commercials. “Don’t vote for Megan, she hates puppies and babies! And kittens. And un...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    That One Time I Cried

    Views: 4,081 - Comments: 10

    I’m about to drop a bombshell. I used to HATE anesthesia and surgery. Hated it. Those who know and work closely with me know that I am the first person to volunteer to run anesthesia on a gnarly surgery and revel in the s...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    PEG Tube Feeding

    Views: 5,773 - Comments: 1

    Rachel Renfro, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to feed a cat through a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube (PEG tube).

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    PEG Tube Placement

    Views: 5,594 - Comments: 0

    Ashley Magee, DVM, DACVS, and 3rd year Critical Care resident Cheryl Trempala place a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube (PEG) tube in a cat.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Preparing IV Fluids

    Views: 17,618 - Comments: 2

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to prepare IV fluids for administration. Perfect for owners learning to administer SQ fluids or brand new hospital employees.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Confrontational Clients

    Views: 4,737 - Comments: 16

    As a 24-hour ER facility we have clients who call and come in worried, upset, nervous, pissed, and frantic. The emotions can run the gamut and sometimes bring a client to behave in an aggressive and confrontational manner. The...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Basic Physical Exam Feline

    Views: 12,611 - Comments: 6

    Sarah Tauber, DVM, demonstrates how to perform a basic physical exam on a cat.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Article

    Liver Lobectomy in Two Dogs

    Views: 11,329 - Comments: 0

    Liver lobectomy is performed in veterinary patients for many reasons ranging from removing traumatized or abscessed lobes, to biopsy and removal of solitary neoplasms. While many types of liver neoplasia have an aggressive nature...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Hanging Leg Surgery Patient Prep

    Views: 13,718 - Comments: 3

    Ashley Magee, DVM, DACVS, describes how to prepare a patient for limb surgery using a hanging leg preparation technique.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Abdominal Surgery Patient Prep

    Views: 18,113 - Comments: 15

    Surgery assistant at DoveLewis, Sue Marcoe, demonstrates how to clip and prepare a patient for abdominal surgery.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Giving Corrective Actions (Part 3)

    Views: 2,293 - Comments: 1

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), and Monica Maxwell, SPHR, discuss corrective actions in a challenging case of technician management. This is the third part of the corrective actions process; see the first and second videos for com...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Article

    Active Observation

    Views: 23,449 - Comments: 8

    One of the ways to look at a profession is to identify key occupational skills that an individual needs to succeed in that profession. In an occupational skills study completed in 2009, four key skills were identified for successf...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    The Other Side of the Exam Table

    Views: 2,726 - Comments: 2

    Over the last month I’ve been entirely consumed by my year-old cat’s rapid progression down the FLUTD path of horrors. After four deobstructions and five hospitalizations, I agreed to have Dr. Magee (one of our surgeons) perform a...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Lead II ECG Rhythm Strip

    Views: 10,749 - Comments: 1

    Julie Ames, CVT, shows how to set up and obtain a Lead II ECG rhythm strip.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Heat Stroke

    Views: 7,962 - Comments: 3

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), discusses heatstroke in an ICU patient and all of the organ systems affected by severe thermal injury.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Random Surgeon Tips #2

    Views: 1,539 - Comments: 0

    Last week during surgery I commented that pre-placing interrupted mattress sutures around opposing ribs allows for excellent apposition while maintaining just the right amount of tension along the length of the ribs. However, i...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Doppler Blood Pressure

    Views: 17,139 - Comments: 2

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), explains how to obtain a Doppler blood pressure on a dog.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Orogastric Tube

    Views: 5,795 - Comments: 3

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to pass an orogastric tube on an anesthetized animal during abdominal surgery.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Article

    Traumatic Proptosis

    Views: 17,689 - Comments: 0

    In our everyday lives, it is not unusual to encounter people who are interested in and awed by our jobs as veterinarians. I was once at my physician’s office, and he relayed a story out of curiosity and (I suspect) to ferret out t...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Fluid Pump Basics

    Views: 12,867 - Comments: 1

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), shows the basics of using a fluid pump.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Random Surgeon Tips #1

    Views: 1,976 - Comments: 0

    When ligating a vessel in preparation for transection, it is ideal to place a clamp on the side that will be removed to save you the time of tying a ligature that will ultimately end up in the trash. However, sometimes it is...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Diagnostic Ultrasonography

    Views: 5,687 - Comments: 0

    Jen Langevin, CVT, and Alan Lipman, DVM, DACVR, explain and demonstrate the basic abdominal ultrasound process, specifically the technician’s role and the specific organs examined by the radiologist.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Blood Transfusion Basics

    Views: 14,733 - Comments: 12

    Lee Herold, DVM, DACVECC, discusses blood types, blood components, and monitoring for transfusion reactions. This talk is specifically RACE-approved for one DVM or one Technician CE credit.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Blazing New Trails

    Views: 2,059 - Comments: 5

    I’ve taken a half step away from management in the past month – surrendered my day to day floor management duties to the capable hands of the next wave of technician leadership at DoveLewis. Boy does it feel good....

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Article

    Canine Stump Pyometra

    Views: 28,647 - Comments: 1

    A one-year-old female spayed Labrador presented to the referring veterinarian for 24 hours of inappetence, polydipsia and diarrhea. She was adopted the day before from a rescue organization. The dog had been spayed three weeks ear...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Grape Toxicity

    Views: 6,018 - Comments: 2

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), discusses a case of grape toxicity and the process of dealing with grape ingestion in general.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Take That Syringe Out of Your Mouth!

    Views: 6,560 - Comments: 13

    Some habits are tough to quit. Chewing your fingernails, picking the olives off your pizza, incessant channel surfing - they can be challenging to stop. As safety manager for our hospital, I can now recognize how tough it is to...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Talking to Children About Pet Death

    Views: 3,122 - Comments: 3

    The death of a beloved family pet is often a child’s first experience with loss. This sad event, when handled in a sensitive manner, is an opportunity to create a healthy foundation for future losses. There is no perfec...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Fecal Float and Fecal Direct Smear Setup

    Views: 17,354 - Comments: 9

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS(ECC), demonstrates how to obtain a fecal sample, set up a fecal float and direct fecal examination.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Reception Interviews - Euthanasia Process

    Views: 9,381 - Comments: 1

    Discussing euthanasia with clients can be difficult and emotional. DoveLewis Client Service Representatives (our version of Receptionist) offer advice from their experiences in dealing with grieving clients. 

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Nebulization and Coupage

    Views: 8,132 - Comments: 2

    Joanie Abrams, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates the hows and discusses the whys of nebulizing and coupaging a patient.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Patient Cooling

    Views: 6,717 - Comments: 6

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), discusses how to cool a patient with a very high body temperature. Instead of ice packs (which will cause vasoconstriction and trap hot blood in the patient’s core), cool water and a fan are used....

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Urinalysis Preparation

    Views: 18,518 - Comments: 9

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), shows you how to prepare for the three parts of a complete urinalysis: perform a dipstick test, specific gravity, and sediment exam.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Basic Ear Cleaning

    Views: 14,861 - Comments: 4

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), explains and demonstrates how to perform a basic ear cleaning on a dog. 

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Ear Cytology

    Views: 14,998 - Comments: 6

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to prepare a slide to examine ear exudate under a microscope.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Rigid Rhinoscopy

    Views: 2,394 - Comments: 1

    Lee Herold, DVM, DACVECC, performs a rigid rhinoscopy on a dog with bilateral nasal discharge.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Reception Interviews - Unhappy Clients

    Views: 9,805 - Comments: 0

    It’s a fact of life – not every client who walks though your doors will be agreeable with everything. DoveLewis Client Services Representatives (our version of Receptionist) give some tips on how to deal with unhappy clients and k...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Feline NG Tube Placement

    Views: 9,253 - Comments: 6

    Heidi Feltz, CVT, places a nasogastric feeding tube in a cat under the guidance of Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS(ECC). Placement, testing for correct positioning, and securing the tube are discussed.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Chest Tube Aspiration

    Views: 6,875 - Comments: 6

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), shows how to manually evacuate a chest tube.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Brachial Plexus Block

    Views: 6,913 - Comments: 5

    Kristin Spring, CVT, VTS (ECC, Anes.), CVPP, discusses a brachial plexus block; how to set up and perform the block, and which nerves will be pain-free after the block is performed.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Arterial Blood Draw

    Views: 10,253 - Comments: 13

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to obtain an arterial blood sample for the dorsal pedal artery in a dog.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Platelet Estimate

    Views: 13,498 - Comments: 3

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), demonstrates how to perform a platelet estimate from a blood smear.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    When It "Pays Off"

    Views: 2,049 - Comments: 2

    It makes me so happy when cases work out the way they are supposed to! I recently worked with a client whose dog was hospitalized at DoveLewis for 5.5 days. After thousands of dollars worth of treatment, they were able to take...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Article

    Demystifying the Anesthetic Ventilator

    Views: 19,512 - Comments: 2

    Some of the most common questions I am asked involve the anesthetic ventilator. I hear everything from "How do I use it?" to "I am afraid of it," to "We have one, but no one knows how to use it."  What a shame! I am here to t...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Facebook Q+A

    Views: 2,366 - Comments: 0

    Editor's Note: We posted on Facebook asking for suggestions or questions for Enid's blog.  Q: Enid! Thank you for being willing to talk about grief and compassion fatigue. If we don't talk about it, it...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    The Bloods, Crips, and Basil

    Views: 2,263 - Comments: 3

    I get to meet some very interesting people on my ER overnight shifts. I realize that my role is often that of an educator – but frequently I learn something from them. I recall one client. He was homeless. After I i...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    Handling Aggressive Dogs

    Views: 26,894 - Comments: 16

    Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS (ECC), talks through restraining an unpredictable dog with a past history of aggression for an IV injection.

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Blog

    Healthy Food

    Views: 1,995 - Comments: 5

    I recently came across a string on a forum for veterinary professionals about a practice manager that had instituted a “no bad food” policy in her clinic. In fact, she was actually throwing away junk food that she...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature
  • Video

    The Good, Bad and Ugly

    Views: 3,039 - Comments: 1

    Monica Maxwell, SPHR, and Megan Brashear, CVT, VTS(ECC), discuss case summaries of employee management. This talk is specifically RACE-approved for one DVM or one Technician CE credit. This course has been approved by th...

    PDF and Downloads are a Premium Feature ADD TO
    BOOKMARKS
    Bookmarking is a Premium Feature

Pages

Add To Training Plan

X

Content Assignment

X