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Practice microscope - toy or tool?
  1. Donald Mactaggart

    Donald Mactaggart qualified from Edinburgh in 1988. He is a partner at the Thistle Veterinary Health Centre in Edinburgh, a four-vet small animal practice which receives referrals in dermatology and dentistry. He gained the RCVS certificate in small animal dermatology in 1991 and has been close to his microscope ever since.


IN this article, Donald Mactaggart argues that the microscope is possibly the most important tool in a veterinary practice. If used to its full potential it is also one of the most cost-efficient. Treat it with the respect that it deserves and the practice will be amply repaid.

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