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Dealing with difficult clinical encounters
  1. Anne Fawcett


Training may prepare veterinarians for working up difficult cases but, for most practising vets, the toughest situations don't involve medical conundrums but instead relate to people. Anne Fawcett considers what makes these kinds of encounters particularly difficult, the impact they can have on everyday practice, and outlines ways to manage and even prevent them in the future.

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