Subject: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Credit units: 2
Offered: Term 2 only
College: Western College of Vet Med
Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences


A detailed case-based discussion of important or challenging diseases encountered in small animal practice that are either only superficially covered or not covered in other small animal courses. A detailed discussion of how to localize the disease to the appropriate body system, the diagnostic approach, interpretation of relevant lab data and diagnostic tests, and a more in-depth discussion of the different treatment options and prognosis for the medical or surgical disorder will be emphasized.

Restriction(s): Successful completion of Year 2 of the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program.
Note: Not offered in 2011-2012.

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