VETgirl Blog: nutrition
Jul 3, 2020
Esophagostomy Tube Nursing Care Tips in Veterinary Medicine | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
In today’s VETgirl blog, we interview Amy Newfield, CVT, VTS (ECC) on all you need to know about esophagostomy tube placement in veterinary medicine. What’s the best way to secure an e-tube so it doesn’t migrate or pull out? What’s the length to use for an e-tube, and how do you clean the stoma?
Mar 27, 2020
What you need to know about nasoesophageal / nasogastric feeding tubes | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
In today’s VETgirl blog, we interview Amy Newfield, CVT, VTS (ECC) on what you need to know about nasoesophageal (NE) / nasogastric (NG) feeding tubes. First, who should put them in (e.g., veterinarian? veterinary nurse?)? What size and length should you pick? Do you need to use a stylet or sedation? What are the
Nov 4, 2018
Vitamin D and chronic kidney disease | What’s new in veterinary nutrition? | VETgirl Veterinary CE Blog
In today’s VETgirl online veterinary continuing education blog, we interview Dr. Valerie Parker, DACVIM, DACVN on what’s new in veterinary nutrition. Is there a role for Vitamin D with chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients? Should we be supplementing calcitriol in our canine and feline patients with CKD? What’s new?
Sign up for the VETgirl Newsletter