Client Education | Veterinary Economics

Client Education

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2008
Veterinary graduates acquire many diagnostic and therapeutic skills during four or more years of study and are eager to apply their new knowledge to the diagnosis and treatment of complicated diseases like diabetes, hyperadrenocorticism, congestive heart failure and other medical or surgical challenges.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2008
Do you ever get frustrated or annoyed when clients come to your practice loaded with medical information they found on the Internet—especially when it's wrong? Do you find yourself grumbling about the misinformation the client is spewing? Who's the doctor here, anyway? Heck, if people can find instructions for building a bomb online, maybe your clients can just whip up some Otomax or Tresaderm too. Then they can buy themselves an ultrasound machine and a textbook. Who needs a veterinarian?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Biannual deworming protects patients and encourages regular wellness visits.
May 01, 2008
Kara answers questions about food allergies
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 07, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Use this form to answer clients' most common questions about the disease.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 07, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
A form to answer clients' most common questions about the disease.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
It doesn't hurt Dr. Craig Prior's feelings when a client is hesitant to take out a pet insurance policy: "I tell them, 'Try it for a year. If you don't like it, cancel it. I won't mind.'"
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2008
Talking to pet owners about separation anxiety.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Heartworms can sneak up on cats—and you. Prepare yourself, then use a handout to start talking prevention with clients.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Dr. Melisa Hicks got clients' attention about parasites by hanging a giant picture of a flea where it couldn't be missed.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2008
Brochures let us explain the technical aspects of parasite-related diseases, the tests to detect them, and the products to control them. Maybe some of our ideas could work for you too.
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CUSTOM VETERINARY MEDIA: Mar 01, 2008
As a veterinary technician, the vital role you play with dermatology patients cannot be emphasized enough. Obtaining an accurate history, correctly performing diagnostic procedures, and educating clients are essential for the successful management of patients with dermatologic conditions.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Weight loss is tough for anyone—two-legged or four-legged. However, weight loss can not only add years to a pet's life, it can also make those years more enjoyable. Helping your clients trim a few pounds off of their cuddly companions may be easier than you think. They just need to understand the process, pay attention to detail, and call on your assistance and that of your healthcare team.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 17, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Fight misinformation and reward curiosity with a handout that teaches clients to sort fact from fiction on the Web.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 01, 2008
They're the situations you dread.