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Introduction: Animals are considered to be reservoirs of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing bacteria, but few epidemiological data on ESBL-producing Escherichia coli urinary tract isolates in pet dogs are available in China. Methodology: This study was conducted to describe the...

Authors
Li Song; Liu JunHe; Zhou YuFa; Miao ZengMin
Publisher
Open Learning on Enteric Pathogens (OLOEP)
Publication
Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, 2017, 11, 3, pp 282-286
News Article

As many as a half of all short-nosed dogs such as pugs, French bulldogs and bulldogs experience breathing difficulties related to their facial...

Date
August 2017
Event

19 - 22 October 2017 - Denver, CO

Venue
Denver, CO
Country
USA
Contact
American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP)
Contact Details
390 Amwell Road, Suite 402, Hillsborough, NJ 08844, USA.
Tel
+1 800 874 0498
Fax
+1 908 292 1188
CAB ReviewFull Text

Noroviruses (NoVs) are a leading cause of acute gastroenteritis (diarrhoea and vomiting) worldwide. The virus was reported from humans and later was identified in different symptomatic and/or asymptomatic animal species, such as bovine, ovine, swine, canine and feline. In animals NoV infection is...

Date
March 2017
Subjects
animal diseases; animal pathology; diagnosis; disease prevalence; disease transmission; domestic animals; drug therapy; epidemiology; gastroenteritis; human diseases; livestock; pathogenesis; pets; viral diseases; zoonoses
Authors
Alfieri, A. A.; Leme, R. A.; Alfieri, A. F.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Companion animal economics: the economic impact of companion animals in the UK. Research report.

The aim of this report is to raise awareness of the importance of research concerning the economic impact of companion animals on society. This report was inspired by the seminal Council for Science and Society (CSS) report Companion Animals in Society (1988), and updates and extends its evaluation...

Authors
Hall, S.; Dolling, L.; Bristow, K.; Fuller, T.; Mills, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391728)
AbstractFull Text

Objective: To develop a rapid, convenient and visual molecular assay for detecting bovine ephemeral fever virus (BEFV). Method: Two pairs of primers based on six conserved regions in G protein gene of BEFV were designed, and the visual reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification...

Authors
Jia Kun; Han TaiGuang; Yuan LiGuo; Sun LingShuang; Ning ZhangYong; Wang Heng; Li ShouJun
Publisher
South China Agricultural University
Publication
Journal of South China Agricultural University, 2017, 38, 3, pp 15-20
AbstractFull Text

Background: Scanning techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) are useful tools in veterinary and human medicine. Here we demonstrate the usefulness of these techniques in the study of the anatomy of wild marine mammals as part of a necropsy. MRI and CT scans...

Authors
Alstrup, A. K. O.; Munk, O. L.; Jensen, T. H.; Jensen, L. F.; Hedayat, A.; Hansen, B.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 38, pp (12 June 2017)
AbstractFull Text

Somatosensory evoked potentials (SSEPs) and motor evoked potentials (MEPs) are non-invasive neurophysiological tests that reflect the functional integrity of sensory and motor pathways. Despite their extensive use and description in human medicine, reports in veterinary medicine are scarce. SSEPs...

Authors
Souza, M. C. C. M. I. de; Ferreira, R. J. R.; Patricio, G. C. F.; Matera, J. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 37, pp (12 June 2017)
AbstractFull Text

Background: Patella alta and patella baja are important conditions underlying a predisposition to many joint diseases, including patellar luxation and patellar chondromalacia of the articular cartilage. The frequencies of patella alta and patella baja have not yet been determined. The objectives of...

Authors
Łojszczyk-Szczepaniak, A.; Silmanowicz, P.; Komsta, R.; Osiński, Z.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 36, pp (31 May 2017)
AbstractFull Text

The chick embryo chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) model is extensively used in human medicine in preclinical oncological studies. The CAM model has several advantages: low cost, simple experimental approach, time saving and following "3R principles". Research has shown that the human osteosarcoma...

Authors
Walewska, M.; Dolka, I.; Małek, A.; Wojtalewicz, A.; Wojtkowska, A.; Żbikowski, A.; Lechowski, R.; Zabielska-Koczywąs, K.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 30, pp (12 May 2017)

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