Research Note: Clinicopathologic Abnormalities & Animal Triage Trauma Score in Cats with Bite Wounds
The animal trauma triage (ATT) score has been significantly associated with outcome in dogs and cats presented emergently. This retrospective study sought to document the clinical and clinicopathologic changes in cats presented with bite trauma and identify significant clinicopathologic changes associated with ATT.
Research Note: Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization in Dogs with Gallbladder Mucoceles
How does fluorescence in situ hybridization compare with bile culture in the detection of bacteria in dogs with gallbladder mucoceles? Read the results of this study to find out.
Research Note: Oxyclozanide as Treatment for Small Animal Bacterial Pathogens
Repurposing existing drugs can help promote good antimicrobial stewardship. Learn what this study uncovered regarding repurposing oxyclozanide as a treatment option for superficial pyoderma in small animals.
Research Note: Needle Gauge Influence on Hemostasis Measures in Cats
Does needle gauge affect diagnostic measures of hemostasis in cats? Delve into the results of this study to find out.
Research Note: Sampling Methods for Diagnosing Dermatophytosis in Cats
This study evaluated the best sampling protocol for using the toothbrush method in the diagnosis of dermatophytosis in cats.
Research Note: Antibody Response to Feline Panleukopenia Virus Vaccination
What did this study discover regarding adequate response to feline panleukopenia virus vaccination? Read the results to find out.
Research Note: Pregabalin in the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain
Explore what this study uncovered regarding the effects of pregabalin on dogs with neuropathic pain associated with Chiari-like malformations and syringomyelia.
Research Note: Long-Term Outcome in Hoarded Cats
This study evaluated long-term outcomes of cats surrendered to shelters from hoarding environments. Learn what illnesses were identified and what may have attributed to this patient population’s high adoption rate.
Research Note: Likelihood of Hemangiosarcoma in Dogs with Hemoabdomen
The ability to evaluate and determine patient risk for developing hemangiosarcoma may help facilitate recommendations for clinicians and decision-making for owners. Read the results of this study’s developed prediction model.
Research Note: Feline Diffuse Iris Melanoma: A Diagnostic Dilemma
In cats with diffuse iris melanoma, ophthalmologists often have to choose between enucleating an eye that may be healthy and monitoring a lesion that may be metastasizing. Learn what this study discovered regarding cell-free DNA’s role as a biomarker for inflammatory and neoplastic disease.