Subject: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Credit units: 3
College: Western College of Vet Med
Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences


A series of lectures and laboratories dealing with clinical examinations of the domestic animal species, localizing disease within a body system based on the clinical exam, exploring the diagnostic techniques available for patient evaluation and using the problem oriented approach to making a diagnoses. Emphasis will be placed on the importance of taking an accurate history and performing a thorough physical examination and on comparative aspects of clinical examination.

Restriction(s): Successful completion of Year 1 of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program.

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