Courses of Study 2013-2014 
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Courses of Study 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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VTMED 6539 - Disorders of Large-Animal Neonates

Spring. 1 credit. Letter grades only.

Enrollment limited to: first-, second-, third-, and fourth-year veterinary students. Minimum enrollment 10; maximum 100.

G. Perkins.

Introductory neonatology course.  The emphasis is on the wellness examinations and preventative care for neonatal calves, crias and foals in the first few days of life.  Followed by exploration of the medical and surgical problems of neonates with an emphasis on the foal.  Students also spend several hours in the neonatal intensive care unit providing nursing care of hospitalized patients under staff supervision.

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