Dr. Heart’s Article “The Whole Horse” Featured in The Horse Magazine

As featured in The Horse Magazine, February 2011

The Whole Horse - by Rachel E. Heart, DVMEntering 2011, it’s hard to believe that my 20–year veterinary school reunion is now only months away. What an evolution our profession has seen with the advances in technology. The way we learn, communicate, and diagnose has changed, and the advantages are many. These days, as a veterinarian, it is not unusual to walk into a barn and set up more than $100,000 in equipment to do a routine exam. We have digital radiography, computerized radiography, ultrasound, and even lameness locators. Veterinarians have become very adept at using equipment to make an exact diagnosis…

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