The Fall Infectious Disease Special Issue of EquiManagement magazine covers a myriad of equine health, business and veterinarian wellness topics.
Our cover story on page 16 looks at a growing problem in the equine industry: Infectious Disease and Quarantine Communication. Veterinarians can use these five tips to communicate information about infectious diseases or quarantines while protecting client confidentiality and limiting disease spread.
Attorney Denise Farris discusses the topic of Legal Issues Surrounding Infectious Diseases on page 20. Veterinarians should prepare to encounter infectious diseases and understand their own legal liabilities in those situations.
We also delve into Infectious Disease Research Studies on page 28. Ongoing research into equine infectious diseases will mean better ways to protect and treat the problems.
On page 34 you can read about Designing Equine Rehabilitation Facilities. Heather E. Lewis, AIA, NCARB, talk about how building a simple, cost-effective space can make physiotherapy a rewarding extension to an existing equine medical practice.
On page 40 we update you on some recent content from the EquiManagement.com website and social media platforms, which offer original content for readers between issues of the magazine.
Make sure to check out the Keeping Up department in the magazine on page 6. Dr. Nancy Loving covers research on Misoprostol for Equine Gastric Glandular Disease, Effects of Diet and Weight on Inflammatory Cytokines; and Shoeing and Heel Movement.