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.
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.
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.
Research Note: IgE Testing in Feline Asthma
Is there an association between serum allergen-specific IgE testing results and asthma in cats? Read the results of this study to find out.
Research Note: Machine Algorithms for Diagnosing Canine Hypoadrenocorticism
Can a machine learning algorithm serve as an accurate diagnostic tool for canine hypoadrenocorticism? Find out what this study discovered.
Research Note: Potential Use of Activity Monitor to Evaluate Osteoarthritis in Cats
This study evaluated data signatures from an activity monitor of jumps performed in healthy cats that had no evidence of osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease.
Research Note: Cleaning Procedures & Bacterial Contamination of Feline Inhalation Chambers
Do differing cleaning procedures of inhalation chambers have an effect on bacteria buildup in these devices? Explore what this study uncovered.
Research Note: Novel Serologic Markers & Autoantibodies in Dogs with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
The prevalence of inflammatory bowel disease in dogs warrants an easier route for diagnosis. Could the use of serologic markers be the solution?