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  • pregnancy
  • The term "toxic abortion" was first used to identify this phenomenon in humans in the earliest studies of the effects of pollutants on pregnancy in 1928, An Experimental Investigation Concerning Toxic Abortion Produced by Chemical Agents by Morris M. Datnow M.D. Toxic abortion chemicals studied at that time were: Petrochemicals, Heavy metals, Organic solvents, Tetrachloroethylene, Glycol ethers, 2-Bromopropane, Ethylene oxide, Anesthetic gases, and Antineoplastic drugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • AVMA
  • The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) issued an advisory on its Web site after hearing that the Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association alerted the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) to the trend, apparently a way for girls to end unwanted pregnancies without the cost of an abortion or having their parents find out. (anabolicminds.com)
  • The veterinary profession remains largely self-regulating across the world (e.g., by the RCVS and AVMA). (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) regularly reviews and updates its principles of ethics. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnant
  • The technique of massage abortion, involving the application of pressure to the pregnant abdomen, has been practiced in Southeast Asia for centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, a fragment attributed to the poet Lysias "suggests that abortion was a crime in Athens against the husband, if his wife was pregnant when he died, since his unborn child could have claimed the estate. (wikipedia.org)
  • More unusual signs include abortion in pregnant mares, and, most likely in foals, severe respiratory distress and death. (wikipedia.org)
  • infertility
  • OHPA has been used in the treatment of a variety of gynecological disorders, including secondary amenorrhea, functional uterine bleeding, infertility, habitual abortion, dysmenorrhea, and premenstrual syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • estrus
  • In 1960, OHPA was introduced also as Prodox as an oral progestin for veterinary use for the indication of estrus suppression in dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • uterine
  • Abortion was accompanied by a sustained increase in uterine tone, opening of the cervix, presence of vaginal pus and a vulval discharge and the persistence of the corpus luteum for at least eight days after abortion. (bmj.com)
  • Faculty
  • While at Allerton he conducted research on the serology of trypanasomias which he later continued at the Onderstepoort Veterinary Faculty. (wikipedia.org)
  • She was also the first woman to become an associate professor in the Faculty of Veterinary Science, although her bids to become a full professor were unsuccessful. (wikipedia.org)
  • She graduated in 1969 (23 January) with first class honours and the University Medal - the first woman in the Faculty of Veterinary Science to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • and in 1981 she became the first female associate professor in the Faculty of Veterinary Science at the University of Sydney. (wikipedia.org)
  • MRCVS
  • After he passed his matric at Mossel Bay he went on to study at the Royal Veterinary College, London where he obtained his MRCVS in 1912. (wikipedia.org)
  • MEDICAL
  • Medical and veterinary entomology. (wikipedia.org)
  • See also www.homehealth-uk.com/medical/abortion.htm and news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4350259.stm. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The subject is very similar to that of human medical ethics in that the study of the relationship between the doctor and the patient relates closely to that of the veterinary surgeon and animal owner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another major difference between veterinary ethics and human medical ethics is the interplay with law. (wikipedia.org)
  • occurrence
  • Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the occurrence of Q fever abortion using a PCR based method on DNA isolated from aborted foetal abomasal contents and placental tissues from ruminants in northern Cyprus. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In 1932, the Journal of State Medicine reported on a natural variation, with the occurrence of "a considerable number of cases of toxic abortion" being caused by untreated dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • Republican Study Committee Tea Party Caucus Congressional Cement Caucus Veterinary Medicine Caucus Hartzler is an outspoken opponent of abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hydroxyprogesterone acetate (OHPA), sold under the brand name Prodox, is an orally active progestin related to hydroxyprogesterone caproate (OHPC) which has been used in clinical and veterinary medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. J. Russell Greig, C.B.E". Canadian Journal of Comparative Medicine and Veterinary Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • Richardson grew up in Western Oklahoma, attending Pocasset High School and graduating from Oklahoma State University with a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • death
  • A death, of a person in being, which is caused by an unlawful attempt to procure an abortion is at least manslaughter. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • Veterinarians must be vigilant in storing, prescribing and using veterinary products that can harm humans in light of this most recent trend, cautions AAHA. (anabolicminds.com)
  • Study of pollution-caused abortion in humans ceased for a considerable time, interest renewing in the 2000s. (wikipedia.org)
  • SCIENCE
  • Her early life was unsettled as the family moved around Queensland and New South Wales, but she graduated in 1963 as Dux of Gosford High School on the New South Wales Central Coast, and was accepted to study Veterinary Science at the University of Sydney. (wikipedia.org)
  • Services
  • In 1929 he was also director of the Bacterial Vaccine Section at Onderstepoort and in 1931 he was appointed as Sub-Director of Veterinary Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can be interpreted as a critical reflection on the provision of veterinary services in support of the profession's responsibilities to animal kind and mankind. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animals
  • Cadmium has been identified as a chemical pollutant identified with toxic abortion in animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the subject differs greatly in the consideration of the uses of animals, while a doctor's duty may to preserve life at nearly all cost, the veterinary surgeon needs to adapt their attitude to health and longevity of life to the purpose of the animal (E.g., farm animals). (wikipedia.org)
  • Early
  • Physical means of inducing abortion, including battery, exercise, and tightening the girdle were still often used as late as the Early Modern Period among English women. (wikipedia.org)
  • Japanese documents show records of induced abortion from as early as the 12th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • animal
  • In November 2013, Matt joined Novartis Animal Health as a Veterinary Technical Advisor to the Farm Animal Team, and subsequently when Novartis Animal Health was sold to Elanco, he continued in this role for Elanco. (wcea.education)
  • Veterinary ethics combines veterinary professional ethics and the subject of animal ethics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, most veterinary schools teach veterinary ethics and it is often combined in teaching with animal welfare or with law. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • As a scholarly discipline, veterinary ethics encompasses its practical application in clinical settings as well as work on its history, philosophy, theology, and sociology. (wikipedia.org)
  • OHPA is or was marketed under the brand name Prodox initially for clinical use and then for veterinary use. (wikipedia.org)
  • perform
  • Various methods have been used to perform or attempt an abortion, including the administration of abortifacient herbs, the use of sharpened implements, the application of abdominal pressure, and other techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • woman
  • and the religious courts imposed various penances for the woman or excommunication for a priest who provided an abortion. (wikipedia.org)
  • and this is imposed only on a woman who procures an abortion against her husband's wishes. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the bas reliefs decorating the temple of Angkor Wat in Cambodia, dated c. 1150, depicts a demon performing such an abortion upon a woman who has been sent to the underworld. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Glasgow University Veterinary School, Bearsden. (bmj.com)
  • The two academics seen to have written on veterinary ethics for the longest are Bernard Rollin (Colorado State University)[citation needed] and Jerrold Tannenbaum (University of California, Davis). (wikipedia.org)
  • remains
  • This has caused some controversy as to why the veterinary profession remains one of the few remaining self-regulating professions. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • The virus causing EVA was first identified following an outbreak of respiratory disease and abortion on a horse farm in Ohio in 1953. (wikipedia.org)
  • legal
  • Largely involving cases of human rights a wide ranging variety of high-profile legal challenges in many countries have involved the use of ethics to encourage changes in law (for example, assisted suicide, abortion, duty of care, rights to refuse treatment). (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • In human medicine, pyometra (also a veterinary condition of significance) is regarded as a form of chronic endometritis seen in elderly women causing stenosis of the cervical os and accumulation of discharges and infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • The organisms most often isolated are believed to be because of compromised abortions, delivery, medical instrumentation, and retention of placental fragments. (wikipedia.org)
  • They have been extensively studied because of their medical, veterinary, and economic importances, because the flies can be raised in a laboratory, and because they are relatively large, facilitating their analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • The veterinary business also provides to the animal health and research market a line of hematology instruments for point-of-care complete blood counts (CBC), a specialty instrument to screen for and detect clotting disorders and to measure equine fibrinogen levels, a handheld instrument for the rapid assessment of certain critical care tests and rapid point-of-care tests for Heartworm infections, Parvovirus, Giardia and Lyme disease. (bio-medicine.org)
  • lead
  • Close contact with sheep who have recently given birth can lead to clamydiosis, or enzootic abortion, in pregnant women, as well as an increased risk of Q fever, toxoplasmosis, and listeriosis in pregnant or the otherwise immunocompromised. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for use in any veterinary or human patient-care setting to provide clinicians with rapid blood constituent measurements. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The system consists of a compact, 5.1 kilogram (11.2 pounds), portable analyzer and a series of single-use plastic discs, called reagent discs that contain all the chemicals required to perform a panel of up to 13 tests on veterinary patients and 14 tests on human patients. (bio-medicine.org)