Acyclovir – Another option for the common problem of equine sarcoids
Based on the anecdotally reported eradication of a sarcoid using aciclovir cream, the curative potential of this ointment was investigated in 22 sarcoid-affected horses referred to the Equine Clinic...
Emma Lagerlow 1:47pm June 25th, 2015
Imiquimod - A novel treatment for equine sarcoids
Imiquimod is an immune response modifier with potent antiviral and antitumour activity. The objective of this pilot study was to evaluate the efficacy of an imiquimod 5% cream (Aldara™: 3M, Sain...
Emma Lagerlow 1:38pm June 25th, 2015
The ACVIM consensus statement on chronic valvular disease in dogs
This is the report of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Specialty of Cardiology consensus panel convened to formulate guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic v...
Emma Lagerlow 1:25pm June 25th, 2015
Cisplatin in horse sarcoids – does perioperative timing matter?
OBJECTIVE: To determine the benefits of reducing the interval between surgical cytoreduction and intratumoral administration of cisplatin. DESIGN: Randomized clinical study. ANIMALS: 70 horses wi...
Emma Lagerlow 12:56pm June 24th, 2015
The effect of furosemide on left atrial pressure in dogs with mitral valve disease
Background: The effects of furosemide on left atrial pressure (LAP) in dogs with mitral regurgitation (MR) have not been documented in a quantitative manner and between different routes of admi...
Emma Lagerlow 12:13pm June 24th, 2015