VETgirl Blog: osteoarthritis
Oct 1, 2021
Fighting the Dreaded Duo of Obesity and Osteoarthritis: You CAN Win the Battle | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
October 2021 In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education blog sponsored by Purina® Pro Plan® Veterinary Diets, Dr. Ross Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVS, discusses the “dreaded duo” of obesity and osteoarthritis (OA) in dogs. He also offers optimism: how these comorbidities are utterly defenseless when pet owners and veterinary teams work together to beat them.
Aug 2, 2019
The use of gabapentin in cats with Dr. Jessica Quimby | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
In this VETgirl online veterinary blog, we interview Dr. Jessica Quimby, DVM, PhD, DACVIM on the use of gabapentin in cats. With it’s growing popularity due to the Fear Free movement and opioid crisis, veterinary professionals are using it more in cats. What dose should we use, and can we use this daily in cats?
Jun 1, 2018
Does tramadol work in dogs with chronic arthritis? | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education blog, we review the use of tramadol in dogs. Does it work? Well, you may have heard over recent years that tramadol has been put on the hot plate, receiving much attention for its role as an analgesic in canine patients. The reason for doubting tramadol’s pain relief
Dec 12, 2014
The use of stem cells for osteoarthritis | VETgirl Veterinary CE Blog
In today’s VETgirl blog, we interview Dr. Kristina Kiefer, PhD, Assistant Clinical Professor at University of Minnesota on the use of stem cells for the treatment of osteoarthritis in dogs. Osteoarthritis is a non-reversible disease in which the joint loses cartilage and begins to ossify.
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