Anatomy of the Canine Knee

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If you’re an aspiring veterinarian, odds are you are going to see more than your fair share of injured knees over the coming years. Luxating patella, cruciate ligament rupture and torn meniscus are things you may see on a daily basis, so it’s critical that you develop a solid understanding of the anatomy of the canine knee from an early stage in your veterinary career. Without fail, anytime we demonstrate EasyAnatomy to a practicing veterinarian one of the first things they ask to see is the knee. Most vets tell us…

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EasyAnatomy Update: November 23, 2016 – Have no fear, SEARCH is here!

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New EasyAnatomy Updates – November 23, 2016 It’s time to save yourself huge time, and find the anatomy you’re looking for as fast as your fingers can type, with our newly added search feature! Plus, our 3D canine now looks crisper and more realistic than ever thanks to new graphics enhancements (Windows and Mac users can now also customize their graphics settings).   Read the full update notes here.   – The Llamas at LlamaZOO

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How To Use EasyAnatomy: “Getting Started” Video Guide For New Veterinary Students

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If you’re new to EasyAnatomy, or have been a user for a while but still feel like there are mysterious features and capabilities you have yet to discover, then this “Getting Started” video is for you. This brief video provides an overview of the controls for using EasyAnatomy, along with they key features that make it the ultimate veterinary anatomy study tool. Give it a watch, and we hope you enjoy! Covered in the video: 0:08 App Control/Navigation Cheat-Sheet 0:21 Layers Panel 0:56 Rotating the 3D Canine 1:10 Zooming In…

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EasyAnatomy Update: October 28, 2016 – Introducing the canine female urogenital system!

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It’s A Girl! New EasyAnatomy Updates – October 28, 2016 Featuring “choose your own advanture” urogenital systems: Male or Female? You decide! Update Highlights and Download Info Added Female Urogenital System Updated Quiz Questions Updated Anatomical Planes and more! Read the full update notes here.

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10 Tips for Getting the Most out of a Veterinary Conference

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Learning how to get the most out of a veterinary conference can provide tremendous value to a veterinarian’s career. Veterinary conferences offer tremendous opportunities. You can gain CE credits, hear from a specific presenter, provide a presentation yourself, grow your network, learn about the latest innovations in your field, or simply gain an excuse for a trip out of town. Veterinary conferences offer plenty of value, however, without the right approach and preparation, the majority of that value can easily be missed! Based on what we’ve learned ourselves, along with what we’ve heard from…

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Update: EasyAnatomy Now Available on iPad!

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EasyAnatomy is now available on iPad! This means that users are now able to study and reference veterinary anatomy in the most interactive, comprehensive, easy and convenient manner yet! Here are the steps to get EasyAnatomy running on your iPad: Already Have An EasyAnatomy Subscription? Grab your iPad (Runs on most iPad versions, check for compatibility in our F.A.Q.) Open the Apple App Store Search for “EasyAnatomy” Download EasyAnatomy Login using your previous credentials Start exploring! As always, once you’re up and running any feedback or suggestions are most welcome! Just send…

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How Millennials are Beginning to Shape the Future of Veterinary Medicine

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Millennials are the future of veterinary medicine, both on the practitioner and client side of the table. Our generation has several distinct, unique and important traits (and associated expectations) that will increasingly begin to shape the evolution of vetmed.   A recent article in Veterinary Practice News by Dr. Carolyn C. Shadle highlights the most prominent characteristics of millennials, and looks at how these traits will (and already are) affecting veterinary practices. We’ve summarized the key points of the article below in case you’re tight on time! (As the definition always seems…

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New Month, New EasyAnatomy Updates!

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October is here, and so are the latest EasyAnatomy Updates!! Below you will find the notes for this new update. Keep in mind, these updates are available exclusively on our private beta – to which everyone who pre-orders is granted immediate access. Highlights You can now use your arrow keys to control the camera Up arrow: zoom camera in Down arrow: zoom camera out Left arrow: orbit camera left Right arrow: orbit camera right Alt + up arrow: pan camera up Alt + down arrow: pan camera down Alt + left arrow:…

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7 NAVLE Study Tips to Help Veterinary Students Ace the Exam

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Studying for the NAVLE?  Here’s 7 Exam Tips for Keeping You On Your “A” Game For those of you preparing for the NAVLE, good luck! We know that studying veterinary medicine is challenging, there is so much to learn, so little time and very few resources. We asked veterinary students and practitioners what they did to study for the NAVLE and ace the test, and here’s what they had to say: 1) Keep Your NAVLE Studies Organized Having a plan and understanding what needs to be covered is helpful in making sure you…

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How your veterinary practice can benefit from virtual canine anatomy

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How veterinary practices can benefit from virtual canine anatomy, and EasyAnatomy EasyAnatomy enables veterinarians to virtually and interactively reference and explain canine anatomy in 3D. In this video we take you on a quick tour of the application and virtual canine anatomy, and highlight some of the key features that make it a valuable, time-saving edition for modernizing a veterinary practice. EasyAnatomy was developed in partnership with an international group of veterinary institutions and educators, including Michigan State, and the University of Pennsylvania. The 3D canine anatomy models are based on CT…

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