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VET 2205 Veterinary Dentistry, Advanced Radiology & Diagnostic Laboratory

This course will offer a brief review of venipuncture and the collection of different samples (blood, urine, feces, skin). It will also review surgical assisting procedures such as gowning, gloving, and passing instruments. This course will provide continuous hands on practice of laboratory tests like manual blood counts, differentials, and centrifugation fecal floatation. Several labs which will include radiology, surgical suturing, and intravenous and urinary catheter placement will be held. Dental care of companion animals will be introduced and practiced within laboratory and clinical settings. This is a 4 credit-hour course that will be offered in A-Term of the Spring semester and is limited to Veterinary Technology Cohort students. Two classroom, four lab hours per week. Blended course in which some of the material is presented in an online format for home-review prior to class discussion.

Prerequisites: VET 2207

Course Outcomes
  • The student will, when given a specific body region and differential diagnosis, be able to position an animal correctly and take radiographs appropriate for review by a radiologist.
  • The student will be able to perform a dental prophylaxis cleaning on a cat or dog with minimal to no assistance.
  • The student will be able to identify diagnostic laboratory tests needed for specific diagnoses or rule-outs, and will be able to describe and perform the techniques required to obtain adequate and appropriate samples, store or ship these samples, and perform tests on these samples as specified within their Psychomotor Essential Skills Workbook.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 4 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Veterinary Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 9, Rm 107
Faculty: Fleck
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s) with online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Restricted to Vet Majors
Note: A Term;Students will be placed in lab pods,Monday or Wednesday for 1.5 hours
Course Fee: $100.00
Open Seats: 7
Meets: MW from 12:00PM to 3:40PM
Section: AY1
Open Seats: 7
Meets: MW from
12:00PM to 3:40PM
Section: AY1