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The Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Podcast is a weekly podcast hosted by veterinary technician specialists, Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter, RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM, and is dedicated to veterinary professionals who are passionate about all things internal medicine. We’ll be discuss…

Yvonne Brandenburg and Jordan Porter


    • Sep 27, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    141 Heat Stroke in Dogs

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 61:59


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: We all know about heat stroke in dogs, but do we really? Do we know what is happening within the body after a pet experiences hyperthermia? We are going to find out!    Question of the Week What was the most unusual case of heat stroke you have seen caused by?   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Today's Veterinary Practice: Heat Stroke in Dogs: https://todaysveterinarypractice.com/emergency-medicine-critical-care/todays-technician-heatstroke-in-dogs/ DVM 360: Heat Stroke in Dogs:  https://www.dvm360.com/view/heat-stroke-diagnosis-and-treatment Veterinary Emergency Group: Heat Stroke in Dogs:  https://veterinaryemergencygroup.com/blog/dog-heat-stroke/ VCA: Heat Strokes in Dogs:  https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/heat-stroke-in-dogs    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan

    140 Bone Marrow Sampling in Veterinary Medicine

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 54:06


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Bone marrow biopsies and bone marrow aspirates: how to get them and why we use them as a diagnostic tool. Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    139 Refeeding Syndrome in Canine and Feline Patients

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2022 52:00


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Refeeding syndrome, how to diagnose and treat it. Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove  Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    138 Salmonellosis in Veterinary Medicine

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 41:42


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Salmonella infections in dogs and cats. Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    137 Campylobacteriosis

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2022 38:49


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: More bacteria that causes chaos in the guts… but not always! Yep, this one may or may not affect the pets we see, but it is zoonotic so we should know about it!    Question of the Week What topics would you like us to talk about?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode137  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  VCA: Campylobacter Infection In Dogs:   https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/campylobacter-infection-in-dogs CDC: Campylobacter in Pets https://www.cdc.gov/campylobacter/pets.html Merck Veterinary Manual: Enteric Campylobacteriosis:  https://www.merckvetmanual.com/digestive-system/enteric-campylobacteriosis/overview-of-enteric-campylobacteriosis   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    136 Feline Coronavirus

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2022 40:01


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: We talk about the dreaded corona virus… but no, not COVID, Feline Corona Virus that we vaccinate for! Why do we vaccinate for it? Let us tell you.     Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Feline Enteric Coronavirus. Merck Manual. Alex Gallagher, DVM, MS, DACVIM (SAIM), Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida. Last full review/revision Jun 2020 | Content last modified Oct 2020 Retrieved from https://www.merckvetmanual.com/digestive-system/diseases-of-the-stomach-and-intestines-in-small-animals/feline-enteric-coronavirus?query=coronavirus  Feline Coronavirus (FCoV) RT-PCR. Cornell University. https://www.vet.cornell.edu/animal-health-diagnostic-center/veterinary-support/disease-information/feline-coronavirus  Buonavoglia C, Decaro N, Martella V, Elia G, Campolo M, Desario C, Castagnaro M, Tempesta M. Canine coronavirus highly pathogenic for dogs. Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Mar;12(3):492-4. doi: 10.3201/eid1203.050839. PMID: 16704791; PMCID: PMC3291441.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3291441/   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    135 Heartworm Disease in Canine and Feline Patients

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 56:09


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Heartworm Disease in dogs and cats, how to diagnose and treat it. Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove  Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    134 Feline Panleukopenia

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2022 52:19


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Feline Panleukopenia and how it's like Canine Parvo, but it is its own disease.  Question of the Week Have you successfully treated Blastomycosis and let me know your protocol?  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Feline panleukopenia. AVMA. Retrieved on 8-5-2022 from https://www.avma.org/resources-tools/pet-owners/petcare/feline-panleukopenia  Feline Panleukopenia: (Feline Infectious Enteritis, Feline Parvoviral Enteritis). Richard A. Squires, BVSc (Hons), PhD, James Cook University Retrieved on 8-5-2022 from https://www.merckvetmanual.com/generalized-conditions/feline-panleukopenia/feline-panleukopenia Sykes JE. Feline Panleukopenia Virus Infection and Other Viral Enteritides. Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases. 2014:187–94. doi: 10.1016/B978-1-4377-0795-3.00019-3. Epub 2013 Aug 26. PMCID: PMC7151839. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7151839/  Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    133 Canine Parvovirus

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2022 52:52


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The dreaded parvovirus. We learn all about how it causes chaos in the body and we even discuss the damage on a cellular level.    Question of the Week Have you seen an adult parvo case?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode133  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Merck Veterinary Manual: https://www.merckvetmanual.com/digestive-system/diseases-of-the-stomach-and-intestines-in-small-animals/canine-parvovirus AVMA:  https://www.avma.org/resources-tools/pet-owners/petcare/canine-parvovirus Cornell:  https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/baker-institute/our-research/canine-parvovirus VCA https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/parvovirus-in-dogs     Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    132 Aspergillosis in dogs and cats

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2022 45:23


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The other fungus among us! But this one is everywhere, and when I say everywhere, I mean… everywhere! It attacks the nose, it does not favor one species, it is a beast!    Question of the Week Have you seen a feline sino-orbital aspergillosis?   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/aspergillosis-in-dogs https://www.merckvetmanual.com/generalized-conditions/fungal-infections/aspergillosis https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&id=4952634 https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/cornell-feline-health-center/health-information/feline-health-topics/aspergillosis      Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    131 Coccidioidomycosis in dogs and cats

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 49:27


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: More fungus! We talk about Valley Fever or coccidioidomycosis; this can affect the respiratory tract, skin, ocular, bones, and even the CNS.    Question of the Week Have you seen ocular valley fever, what did it present like?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode131   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/18762558/#:~:text=The%20dimorphic%20fungi%20Coccidioides%20immitis,frequently%20results%20in%20chronic%20cough. https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&id=4952695 https://www.merckvetmanual.com/generalized-conditions/fungal-infections/coccidioidomycosis https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/coccidioidomycosis-in-dogs https://health.ucdavis.edu/valley-fever/    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    131 IMFVT at The ACVIM Forum 2022

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 25:28


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter, RVT, VTS SAIM as we discuss The ACVIM Forum including: Veterinary Technician Case Reports Meeting listeners Supporting the AIMVT Academy and more! If you ever wanted to hear what it's like at The ACVIM Forum we discuss the week and how much we love it (even if we are exhausted at the end of it!)

    130 Blastomycosis: The Respiratory Fungus

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 41:12


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Blastomycosis, when we think of this we think of how it can affect the respiratory tract, but wait! That's not all, it can form cutaneous lesions too?!?!    Question of the Week Have you successfully treated Blastomycosis and let me know your protocol?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode130   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  VCA: Blastomycosis in Dogs:  https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/blastomycosis-in-dogs Merck Veterinary Manual: Fungal Infections, Blastomycosis https://www.merckvetmanual.com/generalized-conditions/fungal-infections/blastomycosis   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    129 Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 44:28


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: When the immune system attacks DNA. That is right, I said DNA. But it doesn't go around attacking ALL DNA. We discuss DLE and when the body attacks skin cells.    Question of the Week Who is going to ACVIM 2022?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode129  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  VCA: Discoid Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus:  https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/discoid-cutaneous-lupus-erythematosus   VIN: https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&catId=102899&id=4952581   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    128 Pemphigus: Autoimmune Dermatitis in Vet Med

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 52:25


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: When dermatology and internal medicine collide. We are discussing the autoimmune derm issue that is Pemphigus.  Question of the Week What would you like to hear us talk about?  ​  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Pemphigus 2008: Pathogenesis, Presentation, & Management ACVIM 2008 Danny W. Scott, DVM, DACVD https://www.vin.com/apputil/content/defaultadv1.aspx?pId=11262&catId=32563&id=3865432  Canine and feline pemphigus foliaceus: Improving your chances of a successful outcome https://www.dvm360.com/view/canine-and-feline-pemphigus-foliaceus-improving-your-chances-successful-outcome  Tham, H.L., Linder, K.E. & Olivry, T. Deep pemphigus (pemphigus vulgaris, pemphigus vegetans and paraneoplastic pemphigus) in dogs, cats and horses: a comprehensive review. BMC Vet Res 16, 457 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12917-020-02677-w  Almela, R., Chan, R. Review of Pemphigus Foliaceus in Dogs and Cats TVP Today's Veterinary Practice (2020). https://todaysveterinarypractice.com/dermatology/review-of-pemphigus-foliaceus-in-dogs-and-cats/  Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    127 Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex in Cats

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 40:23


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: FelineEosinophilic Granuloma Complex or FEGC for short. This can affect the skin or the oral cavity, so lets take a dive into this immune issue.    Question of the Week Have you seen FEGC recently and how did treatment go?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode127  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Cornell: Feline Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex: https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/cornell-feline-health-center/health-information/feline-health-topics/eosinophilic-granuloma-complex iCatCare: Eosinphilic Granuloma Complex: https://icatcare.org/advice/eosinophilic-granuloma-complex/ Merck Veterinary Manual: Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex in Cats: https://www.merckvetmanual.com/cat-owners/skin-disorders-of-cats/eosinophilic-granuloma-complex-in-cats VIN:  https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&id=4951528 Merrill, L. (Ed.). (2012). Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. Ames, Iowa: John Wiley & Sons.   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    126 Feline Chronic Gingivostomatitis

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 59:01


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Feline Chronic Gingivostomatitis, or what we usually refer to as stomatitis. When the immune system attacks the gingiva and our patients need treatment, there're a few options.  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  An Update on Feline Chronic Gingivostomatitis. Lee, D. B; Verstraete, F. J.M.; Arzi, B. Vet Clin Small Anim 50 (2020) 973–982 Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cvsm.2020.04.002  Cornell “Gingivostomatitis” retrieved from https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/cornell-feline-health-center/health-information/feline-health-topics/gingivostomatitis  Today Vet Practice article https://todaysveterinarypractice.com/dentistry/chronic-feline-gingivostamatitis-proven-therapeutic-approaches-new-treatment-optionsce-article/  Feline Grimace Scale App: https://www.felinegrimacescale.com/phone-app  VIN https://www.vin.com/apputil/content/defaultadv1.aspx?id=7054896&pid=12886&  Krumbeck JA, Reiter AM, Pohl JC, Tang S, Kim YJ, Linde A, Prem A, Melgarejo T. Characterization of Oral Microbiota in Cats: Novel Insights on the Potential Role of Fungi in Feline Chronic Gingivostomatitis. Pathogens. 2021; 10(7):904. https://doi.org/10.3390/pathogens10070904   Rodrigues, M.X., Fiani, N., Bicalho, R.C. et al. Preliminary functional analysis of the subgingival microbiota of cats with periodontitis and feline chronic gingivostomatitis. Sci Rep 11, 6896 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-86466-x https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-021-86466-x Silva M, Fernandes M, Fialho M, Mestrinho L. A Case Series Analysis of Dental Extractions' Outcome in Cats with Chronic Gingivostomatitis Carrying Retroviral Disease. Animals. 2021; 11(11):3306. https://doi.org/10.3390/ani11113306   chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mohammad-Haidary-3/publication/358126814_Retrospective_Study_of_Clinical_Manifestations_and_Multiple_Treatment_Outcomes_in_57_Cats_Diagnosed_with_Feline_Chronic_Gingivostomatitis/links/622daeed84ce8e5b4d1ff7f1/Retrospective-Study-of-Clinical-Manifestations-and-Multiple-Treatment-Outcomes-in-57-Cats-Diagnosed-with-Feline-Chronic-Gingivostomatitis.pdf    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    125 Pythiosis; The Fungus Among Us

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 51:36


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The fungus that is among (some of) us. It can be found in ponds, swamps and bayous and does some nasty damage to our beloved dogs.    Question of the Week Have you seen cutaneous pythiosis?   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   TAMU: Pythiosis Case Workup:  https://tvmdl.tamu.edu/2021/07/05/cutaneous-pythiosis-in-a-german-shepherd-dog/ VCA: Pythiosis in Dogs: https://vcahospitals.com/know-your-pet/pythiosis-in-dogs Linda Merrill, L. V. (2012). Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. Ames: Wiley-Blackwell.   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    124 Short Bowel Syndrome in Veterinary Patients

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 44:43


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Short Bowel Syndrome in Veterinary Patients. What happens when homeostasis is disrupted by removing a large amount of the intestine.     Resources We Mentioned in the Show  “Small Animal Internal Medicine For Veterinary Technicians and Nurses”, edited by Linda Merrill, LVT, VTS SAIM, CP https://imfpp.org/saimbook   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    123: Endoscopes; The Ins and Outs of looking In

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2022 63:01


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The ins and outs of the scoping process. That is right, we are discussing rigid scopes, flexible scopes, scope capsules, etc.     Resources We Mentioned in the Show  University of Florida, Small Animal Hospital College of Veterinary Medicine Retrieved from https://smallanimal.vethospital.ufl.edu/clinical-services/internal-medicine/endoscopy/ Endoscopic Equipment for the Veterinary Practitioner Julie Callahan Clark, DVM, DACVIM. Retrieved from https://todaysveterinarypractice.com/gastroenterology/endoscopic-equipment-for-the-veterinary-practitioner/  Non-Invasive Imaging Options for GI Health. Retrieved from https://vet.purdue.edu/news/new-camera-capsule-offers-veterinarians-non-invasive-imaging-options-for-gi-health.php  Capsule Endoscopy for GI Imaging. Julia Bates, EVM, DACVIM Retrieved from https://www.cliniciansbrief.com/article/capsule-endoscopy-gi-imaging    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    122 Lymphangiectasia and Inflamed Lacteals

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 12, 2022 42:13


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The big L word. Slow it down and say it; lymphangiectasia.    Question of the Week Have you ever tried to use corn oil to identify lacteals?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode122   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Brandenburg, Y.; Porter, J. (Host). (2022, January 25). Diarrhea: Large Bowel or Small Bowel? The Scoop on the #2. (No. 4) [Audio podcast episode]. In Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Podcast. Internal Medicine For Vet Techs. https://www.internalmedicineforvettechs.com/podcastshownotes/004-diarrhea-large-bowel-or-small-bowel-the-scoop-on-the-2 VIN:  https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&catId=102899&id=4951862 Wiley: Lymphangiectasia:  https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9781119376293.ch75 Purdue:  https://www.addl.purdue.edu/Newsletters/2012/Fall/Canine.aspx   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan     

    121 Leaky Guts: Protein Losing Enteropathy

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2022 49:10


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The leaky guts that ensue with protein losing enteropathy. There is not only fluid that is lost outside the gut, but also large protein molecules. That is right; Albumin.    Question of the Week Have you ever seen a cat with PLE?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode121  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Brandenburg, Y.; Porter, J. (Host). (2022, January 25). Diarrhea: Large Bowel or Small Bowel? The Scoop on the #2. (No. 4) [Audio podcast episode]. In Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Podcast. Internal Medicine For Vet Techs. https://www.internalmedicineforvettechs.com/podcastshownotes/004-diarrhea-large-bowel-or-small-bowel-the-scoop-on-the-2 DVM 360: Protein Losing Enteropathy https://www.dvm360.com/view/care-dogs-with-protein-losing-enteropathy-proceedings   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    120 Oncology Basics: Prep and Safety

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2022 62:52


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk  with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco) and Jenny Fisher, RVT, VTS (Onco) All things saftey and handling. We want to extend our pets lives while also protecting ourselves.    Question of the Week Do you have safety guidelines you follow?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode120   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   ACVIM Consensus: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5980460/   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    119 Mast Cell Tumors: So Much Histamine with Dani Decormier and Jenny Fisher

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 22, 2022 86:25


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco): About Mast Cell Tumors in dogs and cats. How they present, how to diagnose, and how we can treat them.    Question of the Week What is the worst mast tumor you've seen? Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode#  Resources We Mentioned in the Show      Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    118 Transitional Cell Carcinoma: Not Just an Infection

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2022 95:29


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco): About the bladder and how cancer can affect it. It's not just an infection.    Question of the Week What are some causes for chronic UTIs Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode#  Resources We Mentioned in the Show  VIN:   https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&id=4951982 VSSO:  https://vsso.org/bladder-tumors-canine https://vsso.org/bladder-tumors-feline Eclinpath.com   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    117 Anal Gland Adenocarcinoma: When AG's Can't Be Expressed with Dani DeCormier and Jenny Fisher

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2022 61:34


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco) and Jenny Fisher, RVT, VTS (Onco) Apocrine gland anal sac adenocarcinoma (AGASACA): definitely worth every patient having a rectal exam to find these early. Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  ​Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove  Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    116 Hemangiosarcoma: More Than a Hemoabdomen with Danielle DeCormier and Jenny Fisher

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 1, 2022 63:12


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco) and Jenny Fisher, RVT, VTS (Onco) Hemangiosarcoma: it's more than just a hemoabdomen and knowing where the tumor's coming from helps us with treatments and prognosis.    Resources We Mentioned in the Show      Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    115 Feline Lymphoma with Danielle DeCormier and Jenny Fisher

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 23, 2022 72:31


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco) and Jenny Fisher, RVT, VTS (Onco) Feline lymphoma. Cats are cats, and as such, Feline Lymphoma is not the same as Canine Lymphoma. We talk about how kitty cats present for lymphoma, especially GI lymphoma.    Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Feline Lymphoma https://www.cliniciansbrief.com/article/feline-lymphoma Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology eClinpath.com Texas A&M GI Lab: https://vetmed.tamu.edu/gilab/research/cobalamin-information/   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    114 Lymphoma: Intro & K9 Multicentric

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 15, 2022 74:25


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Danielle DeCormier, LVT, VTS (Onco) and Jenny Fisher, RVT, VTS (Onco) Canine multicentric lymphoma. You know, when you feel the dog, and you're like “OH!” yeah that! We are talking about that!     Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Clinicians Brief: Canine Lymphoma   https://www.cliniciansbrief.com/article/canine-lymphoma Today's Veterinary Nurse:  https://todaysveterinarynurse.com/articles/canine-multicentric-lymphoma-an-overview/ Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology eClinpath.com   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    113 Basic Anesthesia for Technicians with Tasha McNerney

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 8, 2022 76:49


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with Our Guest this Week: Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS (Anesthesia)   Tasha is a CVT, certified veterinary pain practitioner, host of the Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds podcast, founder of the Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds who together with co-admins Darci Palmer and Stephen Cital put on the Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds conference happening in October of this year.  Question of the Week What local block is your favorite, or which local block would you like to learn how to do?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode113  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Anesthesia Nerds http://www.veterinaryanesthesianerds.com/ Anesthesia Nerds Podcast http://www.veterinaryanesthesianerds.com/podcast.html Symposium http://www.veterinaryanesthesianerds.com/symposium.html VTS Academy for anesthesia monitoring sheets https://www.vhma.org/cvpm-certification/documents-resources To get in touch with Tasha email: vettektasha@gmail.com  Books: Manual of small animal regional anesthesia https://www.amazon.com/Manual-Small-Animal-Regional-Anesthesia/dp/9505554656/ref=asc_df_9505554656/?tag=hyprod-20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=353812732445&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=6152941425966919566&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9011280&hvtargid=pla-781052956680&psc=1&tag=&ref=&adgrpid=78235181744&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvadid=353812732445&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=6152941425966919566&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9011280&hvtargid=pla-781052956680   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    112 Rehabilitation: Beyond Medicine Therapy

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2022 85:38


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with: Sandy Gregory M Ed, RVT, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation), CCRA about how to help our patients in hospital with some rehab options and all things rehab.     Resources We Mentioned in the Show   American Association of Rehabilitation Veterinarians (AARV)  http://rehabvets.org/ Academy of Physical Rehabilitation Veterinary Technicians (APRVT)  https://www.aprvt.com/ Massage: The Lang Institute for Canine Massage https://www.dogmassage.com/ Curacore https://curacore.org/vet/courses/medical-massage/  The Healing Oasis Wellness Center https://healingoasis.edu/    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    111 Fluid Therapy For Vet Techs

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2022 50:24


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Crystalloid and Colloid fluid therapy and we do medical math!   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    110 De-escalating Patients: Preventing Fear Aggression and Building Trust

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2022 64:08


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with: Tabitha Kucera, RVT, CCBC, KPA-CTP! Look at all those initials. She is a master of behavior, so you guessed it… we are discussing behavior and calming patients.    Question of the Week What behavior techniques do you want to learn more about.  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode110   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  https://www.chirrupsandchatter.com/ Cooperative Veterinary Care https://www.amazon.com/Cooperative-Veterinary-Care-Alicea-Howell/dp/1119130522 Fear Free Certification https://fearfreepets.com/ Low Stress Handling https://lowstresshandling.com/      Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    109 Critical Care Patients: A Technician's Role

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2022 66:44


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Critical patient nursing care. We discuss patient comfort, nutrition, and much more.    Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Humm K, Kellett-Gregory L; Monitoring small animal patients in the intensive care unit; In Practice 2016;38:12-17. Karalunas J.: 2015 April 1: Nursing Care in the ICU; https://www.dvm360.com/view/nursing-care-icu-proceedings Merrill L.: Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses; 2012; Ames, IO; 84-85, 242, 453-483.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    IMFVT Update- Bonus

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2022 8:50


    Thank you for sticking with us and Happy New Year!  We will be back with new educational episodes next week. 

    Christmas Break- Bonus

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2021 1:40


    We are taking the week off guys! Thank you and happy holidays. We will be back next week. 

    108 Nursing Care Basics: Technician's Tools

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2021 45:33


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The basics of nursing care from slow handling to IV catheter care, we may or may not soapbox a touch.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    107 DCM: Grain Free Food & More

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2021 69:31


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Grain free diets with Ed. That is right, we aren't actually talking diets, we are discussing dilated cardiomyopathy.    Question of the Week Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode107   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    106 Valve Disease: Murmurs and More

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2021 64:14


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Valve disease with Ed Durham once again, dropping the knowledge. We learn about all the things that can cause heart valves to malfunction as well as how to help.    Question of the Week What else would you like to hear about within the cardio series?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode106   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    IMFVT Thanksgiving Throwback

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 61:01


    This week, we are taking some time to spend with our families. So why not throw back to an episode about pancreatitis. We all know we are going to see that soon.  Happy Thanksgiving and thank you for listening. 

    105 PDA: Holey Heart

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 72:30


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk with:  H. Edward Durham Jr., CVT, LATG, VTS (Cardiology) once again about the hole in the heart after a fetus is born, which we learn is truly a vessel hole and not a hole in the heart. Join us this week as we learn all about the Patent ductus arteriosus.    Question of the Week Have you seen a reverse PDA? Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode105   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    104 CHF: Left or Right, What to Do?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 60:03


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The big CHF, or congestive heart failure. We learn so much from this episode and Ed Durham, and hope everyone else does too.    Question of the Week What large breed dogs have you seen with CHF?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode104  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.  EPIC (Evaluation of Pimobendan In dogs with Cardiomegaly) Study: https://www.epictrial.com  Efficacy of pimobendan in the prevention of congestive heart failure or sudden death in Doberman Pinschers with preclinical dilated cardiomyopathy (the PROTECT Study): https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23078651/    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    Bonus: Halloween and Scary IM Cases

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2021 30:43


    Join Yvonne and Jordan as we slack this week due to Halloween. We decided to just catch up and discuss some scary cases we have seen since being in internal medicine.  Let us know something scary you have seen since working in vet med. 

    103 Cardiology Series: The Physical Exam

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 71:25


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Cardiology basics with the one and only H. Edward Durham Jr., CVT, LATG, VTS (Cardiology). Let's get our physical exam on. Want to know what you should be listening for? This episode is perfect for you.   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   "Basic Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology" by Nancy Braudis for OPENPediatrics - Bing video Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.  Littmann Library of Sounds: http://www.3m.com/healthcare/littmann/mmm-library.html   Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    National Vet Tech Week and Our 2 Year Anniversary

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 32:48


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about:  National Veterinary Technician Week and thank all of you wonderful technicians. We also are celebrating our two year anniversary as we recap this past year and all the crazy we went through. We do have some special announcements made during this episode, so be sure to tune in.    https://my.royalcanin.com/liveCE   https://www.internalmedicineforvettechs.com/join-us.html   https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/

    102 Cardiology Basics Part 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 59:51


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Cardiology basics with the one and only H. Edward Durham Jr., CVT, LATG, VTS (Cardiology). Time for part 2!!! So much cardio knowledge it needed two episodes!  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   "Basic Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology" by Nancy Braudis for OPENPediatrics - Bing video Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan   

    101 Cardiology Series- Basics Part 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 130:57


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Cardiology basics with the one and only H. Edward Durham Jr., CVT, LATG, VTS (Cardiology). That's right people, we got a cardiology guru on for this series so you won't want to miss it.    Question of the Week Who is excited about our cardiology series?? Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode101  Resources We Mentioned in the Show   "Basic Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology" by Nancy Braudis for OPENPediatrics - Bing video Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. H. Edward Durham Jr. 30 June 2017.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    100 VTS Roundtable: What's Next?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 75:16


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Well…. Not really about, but with…. This week we are joined by several other VTS'. This weeks episode includes none other than Liz Hughston RVT, CVT, LVT, VTS (SAIM) (ECC), Ann Wortinger BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC) (SAIM)(Nutrition), Elite Fear Free Certified Professional, Rebecca Walker, B.S., LVT, VTS Clinical Practice - Canine-Feline, Amanda Searles LVT, VTS (ECC), Liza Rudolph BAS, RVT, VTS (CP-CF) (SAIM), Chelsea Camiolo, BS, CVT, VTS (SAIM), Linda Merrill LVT, VTS (SA Internal Medicine) Emeritus (SA Clinical Practice).  I mean... come on, look at these amazing people.  Question of the Week What is your veterinary goal, either personal or professional?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode100 Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.  Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on! Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/ Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    099 Leukemia: Canine Blood Cancer

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 46:02


    Title of episode: 099 Leukemia: Canine Blood Cancer   Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: The other type of leukemia… but no, it is not like the feline version; remember that is a virus. Leuk stands for white, and emia stands for blood. That is right, this is a white blood cell disease.    Question of the Week What is your experience with canine leukemia?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode99   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  VIN: Canine Leukemia:  https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&catId=102899&id=4952613  EclinPath: Hematology; leukemia types:  https://eclinpath.com/hematology/leukemia/leukemia-types     Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan     

    098 FATE: Saddle Thrombus

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 41:18


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: FATE… the acronym that makes us all cringe and slightly tear up. Feline Arterial Thromboembolism… cold paws that we just want to warm up.    Question of the Week Have you ever seen the procedure where they remove the thrombus?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode98   Resources We Mentioned in the Show   Linda Merrill, L. V. (2012). Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses. Ames: Wiley-Blackwell.   Feline Aortic Thromboembolism (FATE or Saddle Thrombus). Wendy Brooks, DVM, DABVP. Date Published: 02/27/2012. Date Reviewed/Revised: 11/21/2019. https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&catId=102903&id=5307199.    Blood Clots and Aneurysms in Cats. By Suzanne M. Cunningham , DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology), Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University;Kursten V. Roderick , DVM, Tufts University. Last full review/revision Jul 2018 | Content last modified Aug 2018. https://www.merckvetmanual.com/cat-owners/heart-and-blood-vessel-disorders-of-cats/blood-clots-and-aneurysms-in-cats.    Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

    097 FeLV/FIV: More Than Just a Test

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 43:08


    Join Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM as we talk about: Feline leukemia virus AND feline immunodeficiency virus. Yvonne and I have even learned a few things during this episode.    Question of the Week How old were you when you learned some of these facts about FIV?  Leave a comment at https://imfpp.org/episode97   Resources We Mentioned in the Show  Client Handouts:  https://catvets.com/guidelines/client-brochures Cornell Veterinary Hospital:  https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/cornell-feline-health-center/health-information/feline-health-topics/feline-leukemia-virus https://www.vet.cornell.edu/departments-centers-and-institutes/cornell-feline-health-center/health-information/feline-health-topics/feline-immunodeficiency-virus-fiv Merck Veterinary Manual:  https://www.merck-animal-health-usa.com/condition/feline-leukemia Thanks so much for tuning in. Join us again next week for another episode!  Want to earn some RACE approved CE credits for listening to the podcast? You can earn between 0.5-1.0  hour of RACE approved CE credit for each podcast episode you listen to.    Join the Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Membership to earn and keep track of your continuing education hours as you get your learn on!   Join now! http://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com/   Get Access to the Membership Site for your RACE approved CE certificates Sign up at https://internalmedicineforvettechsmembership.com  Get Access to the Technician Treasure Trove  Sign up at https://imfpp.org/treasuretrove    Thanks for listening!  – Yvonne and Jordan 

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