Research Note: Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery in Canine Cadavers

Find out the results of this study that explored use of transanal minimally invasive surgery in canine cadavers.

Surgery, Soft Tissue

Research Note: Demyelinating Polyneuropathy in Miniature Schnauzers

A condition similar to Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease was identified in 12 young dogs. Learn more about the clinical signs and outcome for this condition in dogs.


Research Note: Ganciclovir Use in Cats with Feline Herpesvirus-1

Explore the results of this study on ophthalmic treatment in cats with feline herpesvirus-1.


Research Note: Absorbable Fixation Straps for Total Laparoscopic Gastropexy in Dogs

Explore the results of this study that compared load-to-failure results for absorbable fixation straps with absorbable knotless (barbed) sutures for total laparoscopic gastropexy.

Surgery, Soft Tissue|Web-Exclusive

Research Note: Stored Packed RBCs for Blood Transfusion

Does the storage time of packed RBCs impact hematologic, serum chemistry, and blood gas variables in patients receiving blood transfusions? Find out what this study uncovered.

Internal Medicine|Web-Exclusive

Research Note: Visual Aids for Navigation in Blind Dogs

Can visual aid devices help blind dogs navigate their surroundings? Find out what this study discovered.


Research Note: Platelet Function in Cats with Hyperthyroidism

This study compared platelet function in hyperthyroid cats with that in euthyroid age-matched cats. Explore the research.

Endocrinology & Metabolic Diseases

Research Note: Focused Cardiac Ultrasound for Identifying Causes of Respiratory Distress

The ability to differentiate cardiac from noncardiac causes of respiratory distress is critical for enabling rapid initiation of appropriate treatment. Explore what this study uncovered regarding the use of FOCUS for differentiating causes of respiratory distress.

Respiratory Medicine

Research Note: 3D Drill Guides for Canine Humeral Intracondylar Fissure Repair

Can a 3D-printed patient-specific drill guide assist in the accurate and consistent placement of transcondylar screws in dogs with humeral intracondylar fissures? 


Research Note: Benazepril in Cats with Heart Disease

There are no well-controlled prospective clinical trials that provide evidence of the benefit of any particular medication in feline heart disease. Find out what this study uncovered regarding benazepril for this use in cats.


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