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Antemortem and Barn Sampling Techniques Techniques covered in this section include nasal swabbing, bleeding, environmental sampling, urine collection, and restraint. Techniques covered in this section include nasal swabbing, bleeding, environmental sampling, urine collection, and restraint. 22 Jun 2017
Biosecurity Personal Protective Equipment for safe swine handling. Personal Protective Equipment for safe swine handling. 19 Dec 2016
Breed to Wean Techniques Techniques used in heat detection, breeding, farrowing, neonatal piglet care, and piglet processing. Techniques used in heat detection, breeding, farrowing, neonatal piglet care, and piglet processing. 19 Dec 2016
Case Studies Case studies describing swine health concerns and injuries. Case studies describing swine health concerns and injuries. 27 Aug 2015
Clinical Knowledge Clinical knowledge of the swine industry including risks, welfare, practices, and production aspects. Clinical knowledge of the swine industry including risks, welfare, practices, and production aspects. 19 Dec 2016
Euthanasia Approved swine euthanasia techniques. Approved swine euthanasia techniques. 19 Dec 2016
Farm Evaluation A systematic approach to evaluating swine farms. A systematic approach to evaluating swine farms. 08 Sep 2015
National Pork Board Common Industry Audit Training Videos National Pork Board Common Industry Audit Training Videos for improving animal well-being National Pork Board Common Industry Audit Training Videos for improving animal well-being 28 Jan 2016
Necropsy Guides Step by step guide for necropsying a piglet and sow. Step by step guide for necropsying a piglet and sow. 27 Aug 2015
Necropsy Modules and Associated Skills Necropsy technique combined with appropriate sample collection, knife sharpening and joint tap instruction. Necropsy technique combined with appropriate sample collection, knife sharpening and joint tap instruction. 16 Dec 2016
Pharmacology Regulations and population considerations for drug therapy. Regulations and population considerations for drug therapy. 19 Dec 2016
Photography Photography guidelines for tissues samples, clinical signs, and environment. Photography guidelines for tissues samples, clinical signs, and environment. 19 Dec 2016
Research Videos,abstracts, posters, papers, proceedings, and publishing. Videos,abstracts, posters, papers, proceedings, and publishing. 19 Dec 2016
Researcher Reviews Research reviews provided by various ISU Staff. Research reviews provided by various ISU Staff. 16 Sep 2015
SMEC Course Videos A preview of multiple SMEC courses A preview of multiple SMEC courses 28 Jun 2017
SMEC General Information A general overview to the Swine Medicine Education Center. A general overview to the Swine Medicine Education Center. 09 Sep 2015
SMECasts Lecture series with expert speakers representing a wide range of topics. Lecture series with expert speakers representing a wide range of topics. 27 Jun 2017
Surgery Techniques An overview of surgical techniques pertaining to swine medicine. An overview of surgical techniques pertaining to swine medicine. 27 Jun 2017
Ultrasound Ultrasound techniques for diagnosing pregnancy and assessing body condition. Ultrasound techniques for diagnosing pregnancy and assessing body condition. 09 Sep 2015
Vaccination Best practices outlined for oral and injectable vaccinations. Best practices outlined for oral and injectable vaccinations. 19 Dec 2016
Veterinary Diagnostic Lab Series An overview of the process used by the ISU VDL and instruction on form submission. An overview of the process used by the ISU VDL and instruction on form submission. 09 Sep 2015
Virtual Tours Virtual tours discovering all aspects of production Virtual tours discovering all aspects of production 19 Dec 2016