Lyme disease or Lyme borreliosis is a tick-borne zoonosis caused by bacteria of the genus Borrelia. This type of infection has been documented in dogs across several continents. In North America, the predominant canine cause is Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb). In recent years, several commercially available vaccines have been developed for the prevention of canine Lyme … [Continue Reading]
In this video, see additional leak tests to be performed on your anesthesia machines, which will help you avoid problems during your procedures.
The term “waste anesthetic gases” is used to designate nitrous oxide emissions that escape the anesthetic circuit, as well as halogenated organic compounds such as isoflurane and sevoflurane. These waste gases can be present in inhaled air while remaining completely undetectable without the use of specialized gas evacuation systems, and as such can pose a … [Continue Reading]
In this video, our technicians will explain the difference between distilled water and mineral water. You will therefore understand the importance of using distilled water in dental machines and autoclaves.
Canine influenza is a newly emerging viral respiratory disease endemic to the US and parts of Asia, with outbreaks documented in Canada and the UK. The majority of cases present with mild clinical signs: pyrexia and a persistent cough lasting to 2-3 weeks. Inappetence, lethargy, and a purulent nasal discharge due to secondary bacterial infection … [Continue Reading]