Kathryn E Michel

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Unconventional diets for dogs and cats
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 36:1269-81, vi-vii. 2006
  2. doi Determination and application of cut points for accelerometer-based activity counts of activities with differing intensity in pet dogs
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 72:866-70. 2011
  3. doi From problem to success: feline weight loss programs that work
    Kathryn Michel
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 14:327-36. 2012
  4. doi Correlation of a feline muscle mass score with body composition determined by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Phila, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    Br J Nutr 106:S57-9. 2011
  5. ncbi A prospective investigation of the prevalence and prognostic significance of weight loss and changes in body condition in feline cancer patients
    Jennifer L Baez
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 9:411-7. 2007
  6. ncbi Effect of short-chain fatty acids on contraction of smooth muscle in the canine colon
    Catherine M McManus
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6010, USA
    Am J Vet Res 63:295-300. 2002
  7. ncbi Impact of time-limited feeding and dietary carbohydrate content on weight loss in group-housed cats
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 7:349-55. 2005
  8. ncbi Evaluation of cats fed vegetarian diets and attitudes of their caregivers
    Lorelei A Wakefield
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:70-3. 2006
  9. doi Evaluation of the effect of signalment and body conformation on activity monitoring in companion dogs
    Dorothy Cimino Brown
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 71:322-5. 2010
  10. ncbi Short chain fatty acids stimulate feline colonic smooth muscle contraction
    Mark P Rondeau
    Gastrointestinal Physiology Laboratory, Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 5:167-73. 2003

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Publications19

  1. ncbi Unconventional diets for dogs and cats
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 36:1269-81, vi-vii. 2006
    ..Exploring a person's knowledge and beliefs about feeding pets can aid in understanding her or his motives for seeking alternative and may help in changing those practices when it is in the best interest of the pet to do so...
  2. doi Determination and application of cut points for accelerometer-based activity counts of activities with differing intensity in pet dogs
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 72:866-70. 2011
    ..To investigate whether an accelerometer-based activity monitor could be used in pet dogs to differentiate among and delineate the amount of time spent in activities of differing intensity...
  3. doi From problem to success: feline weight loss programs that work
    Kathryn Michel
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 14:327-36. 2012
    ..Documented associated health risks include diabetes mellitus, lameness, non-allergic skin disease, feline lower urinary tract disease and idiopathic hepatic lipidosis...
  4. doi Correlation of a feline muscle mass score with body composition determined by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Phila, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    Br J Nutr 106:S57-9. 2011
    ..0001), age (r - 0.75, P < 0.0001), LBM (g) (r 0.62, P < 0.0001) and percentage LBM (r - 0.49, P < 0.0035). Additional investigation is needed to determine whether the MMS can be refined and to assess its clinical applicability...
  5. ncbi A prospective investigation of the prevalence and prognostic significance of weight loss and changes in body condition in feline cancer patients
    Jennifer L Baez
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 9:411-7. 2007
    ..Feline cancer patients having a BCS <5 had a median survival time (MST) of 3.3 months compared to that of 16.7 months for cats with a BCS of > or = 5 (P=0.008)...
  6. ncbi Effect of short-chain fatty acids on contraction of smooth muscle in the canine colon
    Catherine M McManus
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6010, USA
    Am J Vet Res 63:295-300. 2002
    ..To determine effects of short-chain fatty acids (SCFA) on canine colonic smooth muscle...
  7. ncbi Impact of time-limited feeding and dietary carbohydrate content on weight loss in group-housed cats
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 7:349-55. 2005
    ..62 +/- 0.10 kg, whereas, the LC/High Calorie normal weight cats gained 0.68 +/- 0.05 kg. In conclusion, body condition and energy intake but not type of diet influenced weight in this cohort of group-housed cats...
  8. ncbi Evaluation of cats fed vegetarian diets and attitudes of their caregivers
    Lorelei A Wakefield
    Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:70-3. 2006
    ..To determine motivation and feeding practices of people who feed their cats vegetarian diets as well as taurine and cobalamin status of cats consuming vegetarian diets...
  9. doi Evaluation of the effect of signalment and body conformation on activity monitoring in companion dogs
    Dorothy Cimino Brown
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 71:322-5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of signalment and body conformation on activity monitoring in companion dogs...
  10. ncbi Short chain fatty acids stimulate feline colonic smooth muscle contraction
    Mark P Rondeau
    Gastrointestinal Physiology Laboratory, Department of Clinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 5:167-73. 2003
    ..These SCFA-induced contractions involve activation of calcium influx. These in vitro findings may account for some of the effects of dietary fiber on feline colonic motility in vivo...
  11. pmc Evaluation of optimal sampling interval for activity monitoring in companion dogs
    Caitlin Dow
    Veterinary Clinical Investigations Center, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 70:444-8. 2009
    ..For dogs that have no change in routine according to the owner's report, the least variable estimates of activity can be collected by comparing activity in 7-day intervals...
  12. ncbi Using a diet history to improve adherence to dietary recommendations
    Kathryn E Michel
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Vet 31:22-4. 2009
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  13. ncbi Evaluation of body condition and weight loss in dogs presented to a veterinary oncology service
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Phila, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 18:692-5. 2004
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  14. pmc Exploring human/animal intersections: converging lines of evidence in comparative models of aging
    John Q Trojanowski
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:1-5. 2008
    ..Instead, an optimal translational research model supports a bidirectional flow of information from animal models to clinical research...
  15. ncbi Identification and concentration of soy phytoestrogens in commercial dog foods
    Rosario Cerundolo
    Department of Clinical Studies Philadelphia, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 65:592-6. 2004
    ..To identify and determine the concentrations of phytoestrogens in commercial dog foods...
  16. ncbi Preventing and managing complications of enteral nutritional support
    Kathryn E Michel
    Department of Clinical Studies Phila, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6010, USA
    Clin Tech Small Anim Pract 19:49-53. 2004
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  17. ncbi 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...
  18. doi 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
  19. ncbi 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...