A B Saunders

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Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hybrid technique for ventricular septal defect closure in a dog using an Amplatzer® Duct Occluder II
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Vet Cardiol 15:217-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Bradyarrhythmias and pacemaker therapy in dogs with Chagas disease
    A B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and, Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 27:890-4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Surgical management of an aberrant left subclavian artery originating from a left patent ductus arteriosus in a dog with a right aortic arch and abnormal branching
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 15:153-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The diagnosis and management of age-related veterinary cardiovascular disease
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, 4474 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 42:655-68, vi. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Utility of transesophageal echocardiography for transcatheter occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus in dogs: influence on the decision-making process
    A B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 24:1407-13. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of cardiac troponin I and C-reactive protein concentrations associated with anesthetic protocols using sevoflurane or a combination of fentanyl, midazolam, and sevoflurane in dogs
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    Vet Anaesth Analg 36:449-56. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous extraction of a knotted pulmonary artery catheter and an entrapped tined pacing lead in two dogs
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 9:119-22. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic and angiographic comparison of ductal dimensions in dogs with patent ductus arteriosus
    Ashley B Saunders
    Departments of Small Animal Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 21:68-75. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral amiodarone therapy in dogs with atrial fibrillation
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Institute, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:921-6. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolization of vascular occlusion coils in dogs with patent ductus arteriosus
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery and the Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 18:663-6. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Hybrid technique for ventricular septal defect closure in a dog using an Amplatzer® Duct Occluder II
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA Electronic address
    J Vet Cardiol 15:217-24. 2013
    ..This report describes the hybrid procedure and imaging that was essential for successful occlusion of the VSD in this dog...
  2. doi request reprint Bradyarrhythmias and pacemaker therapy in dogs with Chagas disease
    A B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and, Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 27:890-4. 2013
    ..Chagas disease (Trypanosomiasis) is a cause of myocarditis in the southern United States causing cardiac conduction abnormalities, arrhythmias, and heart failure...
  3. doi request reprint Surgical management of an aberrant left subclavian artery originating from a left patent ductus arteriosus in a dog with a right aortic arch and abnormal branching
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 15:153-9. 2013
    ..Therefore, ligation and transection instead of a minimally invasive catheter-based procedure was required. This aortic arch anomaly and surgical management have not been previously reported in dogs...
  4. doi request reprint The diagnosis and management of age-related veterinary cardiovascular disease
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, 4474 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 42:655-68, vi. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Utility of transesophageal echocardiography for transcatheter occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus in dogs: influence on the decision-making process
    A B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 24:1407-13. 2010
    ..Appropriate device selection for transcatheter occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is essential to procedural success...
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of cardiac troponin I and C-reactive protein concentrations associated with anesthetic protocols using sevoflurane or a combination of fentanyl, midazolam, and sevoflurane in dogs
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    Vet Anaesth Analg 36:449-56. 2009
    ..To report serum cardiac troponin I (cTnI) and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentrations in dogs anesthetized for elective surgery using two anesthetic protocols...
  7. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous extraction of a knotted pulmonary artery catheter and an entrapped tined pacing lead in two dogs
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 9:119-22. 2007
    ..In both cases, a long transseptal sheath was advanced over the catheter or pacing lead and used to facilitate removal of the entrapped devices without causing damage to the heart...
  8. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic and angiographic comparison of ductal dimensions in dogs with patent ductus arteriosus
    Ashley B Saunders
    Departments of Small Animal Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 21:68-75. 2007
    ..Device selection based on appropriately acquired PDA dimensions and morphology can minimize procedural complications, including minimizing residual ductal flow and inappropriate embolization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral amiodarone therapy in dogs with atrial fibrillation
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Institute, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:921-6. 2006
    ..The use of amiodarone in the medical management of AF in dogs warrants further investigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary embolization of vascular occlusion coils in dogs with patent ductus arteriosus
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery and the Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 18:663-6. 2004
    ..We conclude that pulmonary embolization of vascular occlusion coils is an uncommon event and is not typically associated with adverse clinical effects in dogs with PDA...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiac troponin I and C-reactive protein concentrations in dogs with severe pulmonic stenosis before and after balloon valvuloplasty
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 11:9-16. 2009
    ..To report cardiac troponin I (cTnI) and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentrations in dogs with severe pulmonic stenosis (PS) before and after balloon valvuloplasty (BV)...
  12. doi request reprint Transarterial ductal occlusion with the Amplatzer vascular plug in 31 dogs
    S E Achen
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, the Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77834 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 22:1348-52. 2008
    ..Transarterial ductal occlusion with the Amplatzer vascular plug was first reported in dogs by Hogan et al in 2005...
  13. doi request reprint Transcatheter atrial septal defect closure with the Amplatzer atrial septal occluder in 13 dogs: short- and mid-term outcome
    S G Gordon
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 23:995-1002. 2009
    ..Transcatheter atrial septal defect (ASD) closure in the dog was first reported in 2005...
  14. doi request reprint Transarterial ductal occlusion using the Amplatz Canine Duct Occluder in 40 dogs
    Sonya G Gordon
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and the Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX, USA
    J Vet Cardiol 12:85-92. 2010
    ..ANIMALS, MATERIAL AND METHODS: Records of the first 41 dogs at Texas A&M University in which ductal occlusion with an ACDO was attempted were reviewed...
  15. doi request reprint Open heart closure of an atrial septal defect by use of an atrial septal occluder in a dog
    Sonya G Gordon
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:434-9. 2010
    ..A 3-year-old sexually intact male Standard Poodle was admitted to the veterinary teaching hospital for transcatheter closure of a large atrial septal defect (ASD)...
  16. doi request reprint Long-term outcome in dogs with patent ductus arteriosus: 520 cases (1994-2009)
    A B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, and the Michael E DeBakey Institute for Comparative Cardiovascular Sciences and Biomedical Devices, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX
    J Vet Intern Med 28:401-10. 2014
    ..Published information regarding survival and long-term cardiac remodeling after patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure in dogs is limited...
  17. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmias and elevated troponin I in a dog with steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis
    Katherine Snyder
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 46:61-5. 2010
    ..The arrhythmias resolved during treatment of the primary neurological disease, and they were considered as secondary to the meningitis...
  18. doi request reprint Cardiac troponin I concentrations following medetomidine-butorphanol sedation in dogs
    Gretchen E Singletary
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    Vet Anaesth Analg 37:342-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of medetomidine-butorphanol sedation on serum cardiac troponin I (cTnI) concentration, a marker of myocardial ischemia and injury, in healthy dogs undergoing pre-surgical radiographs for orthopedic procedures...
  19. doi request reprint ECG of the Month
    Lori Drourr
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1807-9. 2008
  20. doi request reprint ECG of the month
    Sarah E Achen
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:44-6. 2008
  21. doi request reprint ECG of the Month: irregularly irregular wide and bizarre QRS tachycardia
    Sarah E Achen
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:684-6. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Pimobendan in heart failure therapy--a silver bullet?
    Sonya G Gordon
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 42:90-3. 2006
    ..g., angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, digoxin). Pimobendan leads to a reduction in mortality from CHF associated with DCM, and ongoing studies are evaluating its effects on mortality associated with chronic valvular disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint ECG of the month. Sick sinus syndrome
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 227:51-2. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint ECG of the month. Second-degree atrioventricular (AV) block
    Ashley B Saunders
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 223:1572-4. 2003