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With RACE-approved courses for the brief, relevant Clinician’s Brief articles you love in a fresh, digital format, Clinician’s Brief is your home for online CE. CE hours are valid in jurisdictions that recognize AAVSB RACE approval. Sign in or create an account with a valid license to start earning CE now.

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Welcome to your home for CE


Get started here.

With RACE-approved courses for the brief, relevant Clinician’s Brief articles you love in a fresh, digital format, Clinician’s Brief is your home for online CE. CE hours are valid in jurisdictions that recognize AAVSB RACE approval. Sign in or create an account with a valid license to start earning CE now.

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73

Click here to check your state's yearly required CE credits

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1 Credit Hour

How a Public Health Emergency Affects Veterinary Prescribing Protocols

For many veterinarians, prescribing and dispensing remotely may feel like undiscovered territory. Get practical guidance for implementing appropriate dispensing and prescribing protocols in light of virtual patient care interactions.

Pharmacology & Medications|CE - RACE Approved|Webinar
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Electromagnetic Energy in Veterinary Surgery

This webinar with Peter Shires, DVM, DACVS discusses the basic energy systems and techniques being used in veterinary surgery.  

Surgery, Soft Tissue|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
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Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Suturing Techniques & Surgical Knots

This webinar discusses proper, common suturing techniques to optimize wound closure in veterinary patients and also provides tips and tricks for performing surgical knots. 

Surgery, Soft Tissue|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
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Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

More Than CBD: Clinical Research on using a blend of phytocannabinoids in your practice

Watch this webinar to explore the metabolic concerns associated with hemp oil, how veterinarians can protect their patients from future THC intoxication, and more.

Anesthesiology & Pain Management|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
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Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Fear FreeSM: Creating Great Experiences

During this webinar, Dr. Jonathan Bloom will talk about what Fear FreeSM is and why it’s important, as well as the negative impact that FAS has on pets and their owners. 

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
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Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Building a Pain Management Pyramid for Pets

Pain management is essential medicine, and better pain management is better medicine. Watch this webinar from Dr. Downey to focus on building an effective, multimodal pain plan for pets. 

Anesthesiology & Pain Management|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Evolving the Clinical Approach to the Management of Inappetence

Changes in appetite are often the first recognizable signs pet owners notice when their dog is not feeling well, but inappetence has many potential underlying causes. Learn more about the common causes and clinical impact of inappetence. 

Pharmacology & Medications|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

New Insights Into Canine Epilepsy Management

Treatment of canine epilepsy can still include side effects and other factors that impact canine quality of life. Take this lesson to learn which antiepileptic drugs have the highest efficacy.

Neurology|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Watch as Dr. Landsberg explores risk factors for cognitive dysfunction, available pharmacological treatment for CDS, nutrition for CDS, and more.

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Introducing a Unique Modality for Joint Health

When it comes to maintaining joint health, safety and convenience can matter as much as effectiveness. Take this course to learn the science behind UC-II as an alternative to glucosamine and chondroitin.

Orthopedics|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Fear FreeSM: Overview and Implementation

Want calmer patients and less stressful exams? Implementing Fear Free is easier than you think. Get started with this course.

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Treating Renal Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Although many veterinarians recognize the importance of kidney diets, client compliance can be a challenge in getting patients back to normal. Take this quiz to overcome obstacles with P and PTH in CKD.

Urology & Nephrology|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored

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Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Diagnosis & Treatment of Dental Disease

Discover how to diagnose and treat dental lesions from root to crown. From recognizing defects on dental radiography to deciding whether to treat or extract, be prepared for a variety of cases with this course.

Dentistry & Periodontology|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

Dentistry Basics

Brush up on the basics of canine and feline dentistry. This course offers a refresher on dental radiographs, tooth extractions, client compliance, and more.

Dentistry & Periodontology|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Cardiology

A full cardiac workup includes auscultation, ECGs, and blood pressure measurement. Get tips for mastering these diagnostic tests, then walk through a case of congestive heart failure.

Cardiology|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Behavioral Assessment & Disorders

Behavioral problems can significantly impact patients’ quality of life. Learn the 4 steps to conducting a thorough behavioral assessment, then discover the role of behavior in 2 common clinical scenarios.

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

Diagnostic Sampling & Testing Techniques

Hone your diagnostic skills, from blood draws to blood smear preparation, as well as evaluation of fine-needle aspirates and urine sediment. Then, get a glimpse of the future with an overview of genetic testing in veterinary medicine.

Internal Medicine|CE - RACE Approved
Free
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

Clinical Case Series: Nutrition

From pancreatitis to atopic dermatitis, nutrition can be the key to a successful treatment plan. Follow these cases to learn how a multimodal approach that incorporates nutrition can lead to improved patient care.

Nutrition|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

CE Collection: May 2019

Calming fearful and aggressive patients, triaging snakebite victims, differentiating common fine-needle aspiration findings, and interpreting radiographic variations among breeds and species are included in this lesson.

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

CE Collection: April 2019

Marijuana ingestion, copper hepatopathy, and Borrelia burgdorferi seropositivity in a clinically normal dog are just a few of the cases highlighted in this CE course.

Internal Medicine|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

CE Collection: March 2019

What can we do to help control the opioid crisis? When is sedation a good choice for short procedures? What’s the most likely cause of hypocholesterolemia? Get answers for these issues and more in this CE course.

Surgery, Soft Tissue|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

CE Collection: February 2019

From narrowing the causes of icterus and hypercholesterolemia to treating fear aggression and tooth resorption, test your diagnostic and management skills on a variety of conditions in this CE course.

Internal Medicine|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

CE Collection: January 2019

A step-by-step guide to diagnosing oral ulcers, differentiating benign forms of hyperpigmentation, and a differential diagnosis list for panting are included in this collection of articles from the January 2019 issue of Clinician’s Brief.

Dentistry & Periodontology|CE - RACE Approved
$49.95
Clinician's Brief
3 Credit Hours

Surgical Technique

Refresh your surgical technique with this collection of articles, featuring tips for surgical site preparation and skin tension lines, and a surgical checklist to prevent mistakes.

Surgery, Soft Tissue|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Dermatosis Differentials

Differential diagnoses of skin diseases can be extensive. Learn to identify and treat some common and not-so-common dermatoses in your patients.

Dermatology|CE - RACE Approved
$59.95
Clinician's Brief
4 Credit Hours

Clinical Pathology

Need a refresher on how to perform common diagnostic tests and interpret results? This course has you covered—including blood smear preparation, fine-needle biopsy technique, and urinalysis findings.

Clinical Pathology|CE - RACE Approved
$49.95
Clinician's Brief
3 Credit Hours

Disorders of the Anterior Segment of the Eye

From cataracts to conjunctivitis, get a fresh look at diagnosis and treatment of various ophthalmological conditions covered in this course. 

Ophthalmology|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Canine Aggression

Whether directed at an owner, another dog, or the veterinary team, canine aggression can be resolved. Learn how to better tailor behavior modification for patient success and safety. 

Behavior|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Chronic Kidney Disease Staging & Considerations

Treatment for chronic kidney disease patients depends on clinical stage. Explore IRIS staging guidelines, nutritional recommendations, and anesthesia options for patients with renal disease. 

Urology & Nephrology|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Clinical Cardiology

Master the basic cardiology examination with this guide to cardiac workups and key echocardiography views.

Cardiology|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

Controlled Drugs

From ketamine to alfaxalone, learn about regulations, alternatives, and guidelines for controlled substances in this lesson.

Pharmacology & Medications|CE - RACE Approved
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Complete Puppy Care

This collection of articles reviews core parasitic preventative care for puppies with an emphasis on the role of effective veterinary communication with clients.

Pediatrics|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
Free
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Idiopathic Recurrent Pyoderma: Causes, Diagnosis, & Management

It's frustrating when infections recur after cessation of antibiotic treatment. Take this course to learn how to help “idiopathic recurrent pyoderma patients” with these options to prevent and manage recurrence.

Dermatology|CE - RACE Approved|Sponsored
$49.95
Clinician's Brief
3 Credit Hours

Lymphoma

Review common cytologic findings of lymph node aspirates and learn appropriate dosing, mechanisms of action, and adverse events associated with drugs used to manage lymphoma.

Oncology|CE - RACE Approved
$49.95
Clinician's Brief
3 Credit Hours

Antibiotic Use

How can I make sure I am using antimicrobials judiciously in my patients? Dive into appropriate antibiotic use for a wide range of infections, along with an overview of culture & susceptibility reports.

Pharmacology & Medications|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Parvovirus

Perplexed by parvo? Delve into the details in this comprehensive course on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of canine parvovirus.

Infectious Disease|CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

Musculoskeletal Versus Neurologic Forelimb Lameness

Is that patient’s forelimb lameness the result of musculoskeletal damage, or is the cause neurological? Diagnose with confidence after taking this CE course.

Neurology|CE - RACE Approved
$29.99
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Wellbeing: Overcoming Obstacles

Improve patient care and team member wellbeing by setting boundaries and overcoming perfectionism and imposter syndrome.

CE - RACE Approved
$29.99
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Managing Stress & Burnout

Feeling stressed and exhausted at work, or know a teammate who is? Solve and prevent burnout with practical tips for stress management and work–life balance in this CE experience.

CE - RACE Approved
$29.99
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

Self-Care & Coping

Veterinary professionals provide care all day long, sometimes at the expense of their own health and wellbeing. Take this lesson to learn practical ways to practice self-compassion and manage stress.

CE - RACE Approved
$39.95
Clinician's Brief
2 Credit Hours

All Things Cushing’s

When presented with an array of clinical signs compatible with hyperadrenocorticism, clinicians must decide when and how to test for this disease. Test your knowledge of all things Cushing’s.

Endocrinology & Metabolic Diseases|CE - RACE Approved
$29.95
Clinician's Brief
1 Credit Hour

The Nose Knows

Start with nasal discharge and work your way to nasal planum disease in this CE course covering nasal issues in dogs and cats.

Respiratory Medicine|CE - RACE Approved

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Suturing Techniques & Surgical Knots

Surgery can be nerve-racking and hands-on practice hard to get. Let us help you gain the suturing skills you need to tackle your next surgery with confidence, in real time with real products. Get started with 1 hour of free RACE-approved CE. 

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Boarding Best Practices

Whether you provide boarding, daycare, or hospitalization, you always try to keep patients comfortable and safe. Discover innovative solutions and earn CE.

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