Nurses' skills under-used in practice

Measuring the scale of expectation of change

Employees' guide to Compulsory Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll in the workplace
GARETH CROSS grabs our attention with a look at how paying special heed to the new pension regulations can make us all a little bit better off

The true meaning of mentorship
Dr DAVID WILLIAMS is grateful for the help he received in his early years from prominent people in the profession who were willing to devote time and effort to "mentor" him 

VetsSouth 2017
Sandy Park Conference Centre, Exeter Wednesday and Thursday 8th and 9th February 

Danish screening scheme being introduced in the UK

Disinfection in practices: know where the goals are
MARK SQUIRE discusses the use of chemical agents to clean and disinfect hard surfaces and provides a number of golden rules for the use of disinfectants

THE ROLE OF BIOFILMS IN OTITIS
SUE PATERSON describes the role biofilms play in the condition in humans and animals and lists the various treatment options for veterinary surgeons to consider

FELINE PYODERMA
DAVID GRANT continues his series looking at dermatological conditions

"Why did you stop being a vet"?
FRANCESCA RICCOMINI finds that although some clients clearly miss the point of behaviour support, the results are usually rewarding enough to put up with a little ignorance

IN-HOUSE FEEDING: IS THERE A SINGULAR 'BEST PRACTICE'?
LEE DANKS in the 11th in his series for Royal Canin tackles one of the most basic essentials 

TAKING GOOD CARE OF SMALLHOLDERS
RICHARD GARD reports from the Goat Veterinary Society's latest meeting, which among other subjects covered kid rearing, foot trimming and herd health planning

CATTLE HEALTH AND WELFARE – FILLING THE KNOWLEDGE GAPS
RICHARD GARD examines the latest state of the nation report from the CHAWG

Making storage simpler and safer
VP catches up with a company which, with over four decades of experience in healthcare, is helping practices to create their ideal storage solutions

The GDPR is coming over the hill (is it a monster?)
ANDREW GALLIE examines the new data protection regulations which will come into force in May next year, and which employers and employees should be aware of 

SELLING YOUR PRACTICE IN 2017
MALCOLM WRIGHT discusses the corporate tsunami that has changed the face of veterinary practice and how owners should go about getting the best price for their practice if they decide to sell

... and much, much more ...


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