Does sedation with medetomidine affect tear production in dogs?
Medetomidine is a commonly used sedative in veterinary medicine whether administered alone or in combination with an opioid such as butorphanol. There are no previous studies that look at the effects ...
Emma Lagerlow 3:48pm October 1st, 2015
There’s foal poop everywhere this time of year. Do probiotics help?
Background Up to 60% of foals develop diarrhea within 6 months after birth. Preventive measures are limited but potentially probiotics could be used. Objective To evaluate the effe...
Emma Lagerlow 3:41pm October 1st, 2015
Can outcome be predicted in dogs with IMHA?
Background Treatment of dogs with primary immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) is difficult and frequently unrewarding. Prognostic factors have been evaluated in a number of previous studies, ...
Emma Lagerlow 1:32pm September 29th, 2015
Managing the horse with internal haemorrhage is challenging but can be rewarding.
The medical records of 19 horses with acute hemoperitoneum were reviewed. The causes for the hemoperitoneum were idiopathic (8 horses), splenic hematoma with capsular tear (7), bleeding from the repro...
Emma Lagerlow 12:10pm September 28th, 2015
Access to medications for the control of intestinal worms in the horse is becoming increasingly controversial
Introduction In-depth knowledge of the use of anthelminthics in the field, especially by veterinarians, is required to design more sustainable parasite control strategies. Materials and me...
Emma Lagerlow 2:26pm September 21st, 2015