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Veterinary nursing
Keeping it legal: delegation to veterinary nurses
  1. Liz Branscombe


Last year marked the 50th anniversary of veterinary nursing and, with non-statutory regulation of the profession being sought by the majority of its members, it is timely to consider the veterinary nurse's role. In this article, Liz Branscombe explains the procedures that can legally be delegated to veterinary nurses within the veterinary practice, as covered by Schedule 3 of the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966.

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