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OBJECTIVE: To describe the epidemiology of the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) and sepsis in cats hospitalized in a veterinary teaching hospital. DESIGN: Observational study. ANIMALS: 246 client-owned cats. PROCEDURES: During a 3-month period, daily treatment records were evaluated...

Author(s)
Babyak, J. M.; Sharp, C. R.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2016, 249, 1, pp 65-71
Abstract

Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) and sepsis can be challenging to diagnose in cats. Retrospectively, we investigated the diagnostic and prognostic potential of serum amyloid A (SAA), a major feline acute-phase protein (APP), in a population of critically ill cats with SIRS related to...

Author(s)
Troìa, R.; Gruarin, M.; Foglia, A.; Agnoli, C.; Dondi, F.; Giunti, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 2017, 29, 6, pp 856-859
AbstractFull Text

Sepsis, defined as the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) due to an infectious agent, is a common condition in cats and it is related to high morbidity and high mortality in this specie. Its main causes are pyothorax and septic peritonitis in felines. Due to its anatomical and...

Author(s)
Chacar, F. C.; Guimarães-Okamoto, P. T. C.; Melchert, A.; Arruda, V. K. de; Bento, D. D.; Costa, D. C.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2014, 21, 1, pp 64-76
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Increased urine albumin concentration (UALB) or urine albumin-to-creatinine ratio (UACR) at admission has been associated with systemic disease and increased morbidity and mortality in critically ill canine patients. The objective of this study was to assess the prognostic value of UALB and UACR...

Author(s)
Oikonomidis, I. L.; Soubasis, N.; Ceron, J. J.; Theodorou, K.; Rallis, T.; Polizopoulou, Z.
Publisher
Fakultet Veterinarske Medicine, Univerziteta u Beogradu, Beograd, Serbia
Citation
Acta Veterinaria (Beograd), 2019, 69, 1, pp 116-122
Abstract

Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) is a poorly understood clinical state that is not restricted to the emergency and critical care environment. This article aims to explain the pathophysiology and causes of SIRS. Veterinary nurses can play a pivotal role with patients at risk of...

Author(s)
Moore, L.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Veterinary Nursing Journal, 2016, 31, 1, pp 18-21
Abstract

Objective - To compare clinical findings and inflammatory mediator production among cats with sepsis, cats with noninfectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS), and healthy cats. Design - Case-control study. Animals - Cats with sepsis (n=16) or SIRS (19) and 8 healthy control cats....

Author(s)
DeClue, A. E.; Delgado, C.; Chang, C. H.; Sharp, C. R.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2011, 238, 7, pp 890-897
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Objective: To investigate the diagnostic and prognostic value over time of plasma iron compared with the inflammatory markers albumin, C-reactive protein (CRP), and fibrinogen in dogs with systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS). Design: Prospective observational study of sequentially...

Author(s)
Torrente, C.; Manzanilla, E. G.; Bosch, L.; Fresno, L.; Rivera del Alamo, M.; Andaluz, A.; Saco, Y.; Ruiz de Gopegui, R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2015, 25, 5, pp 611-619
Abstract

Case summary: A 13-year-old spayed female domestic shorthair cat presented with pleural effusion and suspected triaditis. Intake vitals and leukocytosis were consistent with a diagnosis of systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Biochemical analysis confirmed a pleural fluid-to-serum bile ratio...

Author(s)
VanDeventer, G. M.; Cuq, B. Y.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2019, 5, 1, pp 6-2055116919830206
Abstract

Objective: To characterize the clinical features of the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), risk factors, and outcome in dogs and cats. The study also aimed to evaluate the current veterinary criteria for the diagnosis of ARDS by comparison of clinical diagnostic criteria with necropsy...

Author(s)
Boiron, L.; Hopper, K.; Borchers, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2019, 29, 2, pp 173-179
Abstract

Objectives: To measure iron parameters and markers of inflammation in anaemic cats presented for intensive care unit hospitalisation, and to compare these to cohorts of non-anaemic hospitalised cats and cats that develop hospital-acquired anaemia. Methods: Blood samples were collected for...

Author(s)
Roedern, M. von; Buriko, Y.; Prittie, J.; Lamb, K.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2017, 58, 6, pp 323-329

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