Recognizing pain in pets

Recognizing pain in pets

Make sure your practice team is in the know when it comes to recognizing the signs of pain and discomfort in pets.
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Oct 01, 2013
By dvm360.com staff

Team handout: Signs of pain in petsYour team probably knows what signs to watch for to assess pain in patients, but a standardized pain scale will ensure everyone’s on the same page.

Use this client handout as a tool to recognize the signs and severity of pain and discomfort in your patients

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