Evidence Based Practice and Use of Canine Plasma Transfusions

The concept of evidence-based medicine (EBM) has recently been revised to become evidence-based practice (EBP).  Evidence–based practice represents a more complete discipline that combines research science and publications with the art of medicine, namely clinical and patient experience plus expert opinion. Another medical field that relies to a great extent on the principles of evidence-based…

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Food Sensitivity vs. Food Allergy: Is It Not Really Just the Same Thing?

Confusing food allergies with food sensitivities (or intolerances) is a common mistake, not only among dog guardians, but also among veterinary professionals. I often hear experts in the veterinary field refer to food allergies, when in fact they are talking about food sensitivities. This is unfortunate, because as long as the veterinary community continues to…

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