RCVS Knowledge
Katie Smithers - Should we offer total hip replacement to our feline patients?

Katie Smithers - Should we offer total hip replacement to our feline patients?

December 16, 2020

Author Katie Smithers reviews whether, in cats with traumatic coxofemoral injury, total hip replacement (THR) offers an improved outcome when compared with femoral head and neck excision (FHNE) arthroplasty. Read the full Knowledge Summary here.

Audio Summaries are a free resource that enables vets and vet nurses to access and digest relevant and up-to-date evidence quicker and easier! A time-saving way to make better and faster evidence-based decisions.

How can we offer a cat friendly environment during COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Nathalie

How can we offer a cat friendly environment during COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Nathalie

December 16, 2020

Nathalie Dowgray, MRCVS and Head of the International Society of Feline Medicine, talks about how can we offer a cat-friendly environment while adhering to cleaning protocols during COVID-19.

 

Offering quick and concise answers to common questions regarding COVID-19 and the veterinary profession, helping you to manage enquiries, patients and your team: https://knowledge.rcvs.org.uk/covid-19

 

Read the transcript here.

How to embed systems thinking into practice - Richard Killen and Angela Rayner

How to embed systems thinking into practice - Richard Killen and Angela Rayner

December 15, 2020

Richard Killen, former Director of Clinical Services at CVS and Angela Rayner, Clinical Services Manager at CVS and current RCVS Knowledge Quality Improvement Advisor, discuss how to embed ‘systems thinking’ into a practice team, and what CVS have been doing to improve quality and safety. 

 

Read the full transcript here.

 

This session was recorded at SPVS VMG Congress, Newport in January 2020, as part of the Quality Improvement stream.

 

What advice should we give owners of ferrets during COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Molly Varga Smith

What advice should we give owners of ferrets during COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Molly Varga Smith

December 10, 2020
Molly Varga Smith, RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, discusses what advice to give owners of ferrets during the COVID-19 pandemic. RCVS Knowledge webinar on COVID-19 Mythbusting.
 
Offering quick and concise answers to common questions regarding COVID-19 and the veterinary profession, helping you to manage enquiries, patients and your team: https://knowledge.rcvs.org.uk/covid-19/covid-19-mythbusting/ 
 
Mink and COVID-19: the Denmark Mutation, Molly Varga Smith, COVID-19 Mythbuster

Mink and COVID-19: the Denmark Mutation, Molly Varga Smith, COVID-19 Mythbuster

December 9, 2020

Molly Varga Smith, RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, discusses the SARS-CoV-2 mutation in minks in Denmark. RCVS Knowledge webinar on COVID-19 Mythbusting. Offering quick and concise answers to common questions regarding COVID-19 and the veterinary profession, helping you to manage enquiries, patients and your team: https://knowledge.rcvs.org.uk/covid-19

 

Read the transcript here.

Lori Teller - Veterinary Telemedicine: A literature review

Lori Teller - Veterinary Telemedicine: A literature review

December 8, 2020

Author Lori Teller and Heather Moberly review whether the literature supports the use of veterinary telemedicine for teleconsultations. Read the full Knowledge Summary here.

Audio Summaries are a free resource that enables vets and vet nurses to access and digest relevant and up-to-date evidence quicker and easier! A time-saving way to make better and faster evidence-based decisions.

 

Do ferrets and other mustelids pose a zoonotic risk for COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Molly Varga Smith

Do ferrets and other mustelids pose a zoonotic risk for COVID-19? COVID-19 Mythbuster, Molly Varga Smith

December 7, 2020

Molly Varga Smith, RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, discusses whether ferrets and other mustelids pose a zoonotic risk for COVID-19.

 

RCVS Knowledge webinar on COVID-19 Mythbusting. Offering quick and concise answers to common questions regarding COVID-19 and the veterinary profession, helping you to manage enquiries, patients and your team: https://knowledge.rcvs.org.uk/covid-19/covid-19-mythbusting/

 

Read the transcript here.

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