Lisa M Freeman

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Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Myocardial concentrations of fatty acids in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Caren E Smith
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:1483-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional adequacy of two vegan diets for cats
    Christina M Gray
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 7010, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1670-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of lipid peroxidation and serum vitamin E concentration in dogs with immune-mediated hemolytic anemia
    S Anna Pesillo
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 65:1621-4. 2004
  4. pmc Comparison of attitudes between Generation X and Baby Boomer veterinary faculty and residents
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Med Educ 36:128-34. 2009
  5. pmc Nutritional and microbial analysis of bully sticks and survey of opinions about pet treats
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    Can Vet J 54:50-4. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Body size and metabolic differences in Maine Coon cats with and without hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 15:74-80. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a questionnaire for assessment of health-related quality of life in cats with cardiac disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 240:1188-93. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Cachexia and sarcopenia: emerging syndromes of importance in dogs and cats
    L M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 26:3-17. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Body-composition changes in the simian immunodeficiency virus-infected juvenile rhesus macaque
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, Massachusetts 01536, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:2010-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and cardiomyopathy: lessons from spontaneous animal models
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 4:84-90. 2007

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Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint Myocardial concentrations of fatty acids in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Caren E Smith
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:1483-6. 2005
    ..To compare myocardial concentrations of fatty acids in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) with concentrations in control dogs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional adequacy of two vegan diets for cats
    Christina M Gray
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 7010, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1670-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of lipid peroxidation and serum vitamin E concentration in dogs with immune-mediated hemolytic anemia
    S Anna Pesillo
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 65:1621-4. 2004
    ..To determine plasma malondialdehyde (MDA) and serum vitamin E concentrations in dogs with immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) and healthy control dogs...
  4. pmc Comparison of attitudes between Generation X and Baby Boomer veterinary faculty and residents
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Med Educ 36:128-34. 2009
    ..Increased awareness of the importance of balance and rewards for hard work, as well as modification of feedback styles, may be beneficial in teaching and mentoring current and future generations...
  5. pmc Nutritional and microbial analysis of bully sticks and survey of opinions about pet treats
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    Can Vet J 54:50-4. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Body size and metabolic differences in Maine Coon cats with and without hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 15:74-80. 2013
    ..Further studies are warranted to evaluate the effects of early nutrition on the phenotypic expression of HCM...
  7. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of a questionnaire for assessment of health-related quality of life in cats with cardiac disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 240:1188-93. 2012
    ..To develop, validate, and evaluate a questionnaire (Cats' Assessment Tool for Cardiac Health [CATCH] questionnaire) for assessing health-related quality of life in cats with cardiac disease...
  8. doi request reprint Cachexia and sarcopenia: emerging syndromes of importance in dogs and cats
    L M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 26:3-17. 2012
    ..Greater awareness and earlier diagnosis will help provide practical approaches to managing body weight and lean tissue in dogs and cats, as well as more directed targets for treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Body-composition changes in the simian immunodeficiency virus-infected juvenile rhesus macaque
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, Massachusetts 01536, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:2010-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study was to measure, as a model of wasting in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), longitudinal body-composition changes in macaques infected with simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and cardiomyopathy: lessons from spontaneous animal models
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 4:84-90. 2007
    ..Dogs and cats with spontaneous cardiomyopathies are an exciting and promising model for studying nutritional modulation of cardiac disease...
  11. doi request reprint The pathophysiology of cardiac cachexia
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 3:276-81. 2009
    ..The pathophysiology of cardiac cachexia is complex and multifactorial, but recent studies are providing new information that is helping to clarify the pathophysiology and new targets for treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant status and biomarkers of oxidative stress in dogs with congestive heart failure
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 19:537-41. 2005
    ..The effect of dietary interventions to correct this imbalance in antioxidant defenses warrants further study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of dietary modification in dogs with early chronic valvular disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:1116-26. 2006
    ..The potential benefits of nutritional modification in early canine cardiac disease are not known...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns of dogs with cardiac disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Nutr 132:1632S-3S. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of dietary patterns in dogs with cardiac disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 223:1301-5. 2003
    ..To determine the dietary patterns and intake of nutrients of concern in dogs with cardiac disease...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of calorie density and feeding directions for commercially available diets designed for weight loss in dogs and cats
    Deborah E Linder
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:74-7. 2010
    ..To determine range of calorie density and feeding directions for commercially available diets designed for weight management in dogs and cats...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns of cats with cardiac disease
    Danielle S Torin
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 230:862-7. 2007
    ..To determine nutrient intake and dietary patterns in cats with cardiac disease...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of a training course in focused echocardiography for noncardiology house officers
    Yuki C Tse
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 23:268-73. 2013
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  19. doi request reprint Theoretical evaluation of risk for nutritional deficiency with caloric restriction in dogs
    Deborah E Linder
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA
    Vet Q 32:123-9. 2012
    ..Risk of nutrient deficiency in dogs during caloric restriction is not currently known, while obesity is a growing concern...
  20. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 fatty acids in Boxer dogs with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
    Caren E Smith
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 21:265-73. 2007
    ..Omega-3 fatty acids have been shown to reduce arrhythmia in animal models and people. These effects have not been studied in dogs with spontaneously occurring arrhythmia...
  21. doi request reprint Effects of diet on glucose control in cats with diabetes mellitus treated with twice daily insulin glargine
    Tanya D Hall
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, United States
    J Feline Med Surg 11:125-30. 2009
    ..Frequent monitoring is key to achieving glycemic control in diabetic cats; potential benefits of dietary modification require further evaluation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Disease prevalence among dogs and cats in the United States and Australia and proportions of dogs and cats that receive therapeutic diets or dietary supplements
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:531-4. 2006
    ..To estimate disease prevalence among dogs and cats in the United States and Australia and proportions of dogs and cats that receive therapeutic diets or dietary supplements...
  23. ncbi request reprint Focus on nutrition: antioxidants in cancer treatment: helpful or harmful?
    Lisa M Freeman
    Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University
    Compend Contin Educ Vet 31:154-8. 2009
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  24. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a questionnaire for assessing health-related quality of life in dogs with cardiac disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:1864-8. 2005
    ..To develop and evaluate a questionnaire (functional evaluation of cardiac health [FETCH] questionnaire) for assessing health-related quality of life in dogs with cardiac disease...
  25. ncbi request reprint Correlations of fatty acid supplementation, aeroallergens, shampoo, and ear cleanser with multiple parameters in pruritic dogs
    Gene H Nesbitt
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, Massachusetts 01536, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 40:270-84. 2004
    ..There were no statistically significant differences between individual diets for any of the clinical parameters. The importance of total clinical management in the control of pruritus was demonstrated...
  26. doi request reprint Comparisons of morphometric measurements and serum insulin-like growth factor concentration in healthy cats and cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Vicky K Yang
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 69:1061-6. 2008
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  27. doi request reprint Plasma fatty acid concentrations in Boxers and Doberman Pinschers
    Caren E Smith
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 69:195-8. 2008
    ..To compare plasma fatty acid concentrations and the relationships of fatty acids to arrhythmias in Boxers versus Doberman Pinschers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Use of glargine and lente insulins in cats with diabetes mellitus
    Kelli E Weaver
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:234-8. 2006
    ..The results of the study support the use of once-daily insulin Glargine or twice-daily Lente insulin in combination with a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet for treatment of feline diabetes mellitus...
  29. ncbi request reprint Use of low molecular weight heparin in cats: 57 cases (1999-2003)
    Caren E Smith
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1237-41. 2004
    ..To determine duration of administration, complications, and frequency of aortic thromboembolism associated with administration of low molecular weight heparin (dalteparin) in cats...
  30. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of omega-3 fatty acids in cardiovascular disease
    Lisa M Freeman
    Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Small Anim Pract 51:462-70. 2010
    ..Additional research is needed to determine optimal indications, doses and formulations for dogs and cats with cardiac disease...
  31. ncbi request reprint Retrospective evaluation of partial parenteral nutrition in dogs and cats
    Daniel L Chan
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 16:440-5. 2002
    ..Although PPN seems to be a relatively safe method of providing nutritional support, future studies are warranted to determine its efficacy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lymphocyte subpopulations and hematologic variables in dogs with congestive heart failure
    Andrew E Farabaugh
    Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 18:505-9. 2004
    ..CD4+ and CD8+ subpopulations and other blood cell variables are altered in dogs with CHF. Future studies to determine possible clinical implications of these changes are warranted...
  33. doi request reprint Composition, disintegrative properties, and labeling compliance of commercially available taurine and carnitine dietary products
    Rebecca R Bragg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 234:209-13. 2009
    ..To test the quality, disintegration properties, and compliance with labeling regulations for representative commercially available taurine and carnitine dietary products...
  34. doi request reprint Comparison of complication rates in dogs with nasoesophageal versus nasogastric feeding tubes
    Melissa K Yu
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 23:300-4. 2013
    ..To compare complication rates between nasoesophageal (NE) and nasogastric (NG) feeding tubes in dogs...
  35. doi request reprint Assessment of methods of evaluating sarcopenia in old dogs
    Dana Hutchinson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:1794-800. 2012
    ..To evaluate clinically applicable methods of assessing lean body mass in dogs and compare muscle mass and inflammatory markers in healthy young and old dogs...
  36. doi request reprint Seizures and severe nutrient deficiencies in a puppy fed a homemade diet
    Dana Hutchinson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 241:477-83. 2012
    ..Further investigation revealed that the dog was receiving an unbalanced homemade diet...
  37. ncbi request reprint Population and survival characteristics of cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: 260 cases (1990-1999)
    John E Rush
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 220:202-7. 2002
    ..To determine current population characteristics of, clinical findings in, and survival times for cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM)...
  38. doi request reprint Comparison of pharmacodynamic variables following oral versus transdermal administration of atenolol to healthy cats
    John M MacGregor
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 69:39-44. 2008
    ..To describe the disposition of and pharmacodynamic response to atenolol when administered as a novel transdermal gel formulation to healthy cats...
  39. ncbi request reprint Serum nitrate and nitrite in dogs with spontaneous cardiac disease
    Armelle M de Laforcade
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 17:315-8. 2003
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  40. doi request reprint Evaluation of acute congestive heart failure in dogs and cats: 145 cases (2007-2008)
    Caroline M Goutal
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 20:330-7. 2010
    ..To characterize the clinical presentation, management, and in-hospital outcomes of dogs and cats diagnosed with acute congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  41. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein concentration in dogs with chronic valvular disease
    John E Rush
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:635-9. 2006
    ..The results of this study suggest that increased concentration of C-reactive protein is found in dogs with chronic valvular disease...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic changes in dogs with naturally occurring sepsis
    Armelle M de Laforcade
    Department of Clinical Sciences at Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 17:674-9. 2003
    ..On the basis of these results, further investigation of the role of AT and PC in canine sepsis is warranted...
  43. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of tissue plasminogen activator in 11 cats with arterial thromboembolism
    Kristin M Welch
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 12:122-8. 2010
    ..While signs compatible with thrombolysis were noted in many cats following tPA administration, a high rate of side effects and low rate of hospital discharge were noted in this study...
  44. doi request reprint Evaluation of vehicular trauma in dogs: 239 cases (January-December 2001)
    Elizabeth M Streeter
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 235:405-8. 2009
    ..To describe a population of dogs with vehicular trauma and to determine whether age, type and severity of injury, or preexisting disease were associated with outcome...
  45. ncbi request reprint Biochemical analysis of pericardial fluid and whole blood in dogs with pericardial effusion
    Armelle M de Laforcade
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, 200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 19:833-6. 2005
    ..Although differences between variables in dogs with neoplastic and nonneoplastic pericardial effusion were documented, clinical relevance is likely limited by the degree of overlap between the 2 groups...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cholecystoenterostomy for treatment of extrahepatic biliary tract obstruction in cats: 22 cases (1994-2003)
    Nicole J Buote
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:1376-82. 2006
    ..To identify factors associated with outcome in cats with extrahepatic biliary tract obstruction (EHBTO) that undergo biliary diversion surgery...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of expiratory airway dysfunction with marked obesity in healthy adult dogs
    Jonathan F Bach
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 68:670-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effects of obesity on pulmonary function in healthy adult dogs...
  48. ncbi request reprint Intestinal permeability and absorption in dogs with traumatic injury
    Elizabeth M Streeter
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 16:669-73. 2002
    ..Results of this study support the hypothesis that intestinal permeability and absorption are altered in dogs with traumatic injury...
  49. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary soy on serum thyroid hormone concentrations in healthy adult cats
    Heidi L White
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 65:586-91. 2004
    ..To compare effects of short-term administration of a soy diet with those of a soy-free diet on serum thyroid hormone concentrations in healthy adult cats...
  50. ncbi request reprint Extensive small bowel resection in dogs and cats: 20 cases (1998-2004)
    Stephanie C Gorman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:403-7. 2006
    ..To determine outcome in dogs and cats that underwent extensive (ie, > 50%) resection of the small intestine and identify factors associated with outcome...
  51. ncbi request reprint Effect of n-3 fatty acid ratio and dose on clinical manifestations, plasma fatty acids and inflammatory mediators in dogs with pruritus
    Gene H Nesbitt
    Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, Massachusetts, USA
    Vet Dermatol 14:67-74. 2003
    ..In this clinical trial, which controlled dietary intake of fatty acids, n-3 fatty acid supplementation did not appear to have an added benefit on clinical signs over thorough clinical management...
  52. ncbi request reprint Packed red blood cell transfusions in dogs with gastrointestinal hemorrhage: 55 cases (1999-2001)
    Jennifer E Waldrop
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, Massachusetts 01536, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 39:523-7. 2003
    ..Dogs with IMT received more transfusions of PRBC than nonIMT dogs (P<0.03) and received a significantly larger total volume of PRBC (P<0.01) during hospitalization...
  53. ncbi request reprint Chronic hepatitis in Labrador Retrievers: clinical presentation and prognostic factors
    Julia L Shih
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 21:33-9. 2007
    ..An increased incidence of chronic hepatitis has been reported in Labrador Retrievers...
  54. doi request reprint Association between subcutaneous fat thickness measured on thoracic radiographs and body condition score in dogs
    Deborah E Linder
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536
    Am J Vet Res 74:1400-3. 2013
    ..Animals-87 client-owned dogs (41 males and 46 females) with a median age of 10.0 years (range, 1 to 16 years) and median weight of 20.3 kg (range, 3.1 to 58.0 kg)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Use of a flow-mediated vasodilation technique to assess endothelial function in dogs
    Gary D Puglia
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:1533-40. 2006
    ..To develop and assess the reproducibility of a protocol to noninvasively test endothelial function in dogs on the basis of the flow-mediated vasodilation (FMD) procedure used in humans...
  56. doi request reprint Comparison of various solutions to dissolve critical care diet clots
    Valerie J Parker
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA 01536, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 23:344-7. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine which solution is most effective at dissolving in vitro clots made using a veterinary canned critical care diet...
  57. doi request reprint Analysis of thiamine concentrations in commercial canned foods formulated for cats
    Jessica E Markovich
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 01536
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 244:175-9. 2014
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  58. ncbi request reprint Identification and concentration of soy isoflavones in commercial cat foods
    Michael H Court
    Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Vet Res 63:181-5. 2002
    ..To determine the absolute and relative soy isoflavone content in commercial cat foods...
  59. ncbi request reprint Nutrition in critical illness
    Daniel L Chan
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, The Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hawkshead Lane Medicine, North Mymms, Hertfordshire AL97TA, United Kingdom
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 36:1225-41, v-vi. 2006
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  60. doi request reprint Pet feeding practices of dog and cat owners in the United States and Australia
    Dorothy P Laflamme
    Nestle Purina PetCare Research, Checkerboard Sq, St Louis, MO 63164, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:687-94. 2008

Research Grants2

  1. Interdisciplinary Research Training for Veterinarians
    Lisa Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These evaluations, continued refinement, and the commitment of the program faculty will help to ensure that this becomes a self-sustaining program. ..