Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

AbstractFull Text

Dehydration and hydro-electrolytic imbalances are relatively common and life threatening conditions in many animal species including horses. In the present study, we highlighted the efficacy of rectal rehydration in horses, nowadays less commonly used. The study was performed on eight non-pregnant...

Author(s)
Aștelean, P.; Diugan, E.; Molnar, C.; Sárpataki, O.; Codea, R.; Blidaru, A. I.; Potarniche, A.; Marcus, I.; Sevastre, B.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 75, 1, pp 73-77
Abstract

Hypertonic saline (HS) solutions are useful in the resuscitation of horses with hypovolemic shock because they provide immediate intravascular volume expansion via the delivery of a small volume of fluid, improving cardiac function. The effects of hypertonic saline on blood volume are rapid but...

Author(s)
Desjardins, I.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Pratique Vétérinaire Equine, 2017, 49, 194, pp 22-26
Abstract

Objective: To evaluate hypernatraemia in foals presenting as medical emergencies to an intensive care unit (ICU) to determine the prevalence, clinical findings, primary diagnosis and outcome. Methods: Retrospective case study of records from Thoroughbred foals aged less than 3 months that presented ...

Author(s)
Collins, N. M.; Carrick, J. B.; Russell, C. M.; Axon, J. E.
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2018, 96, 10, pp 385-389
AbstractFull Text

Large volumes of different electrolytes solutions are commonly used for ingesta hydration in horses with large colon impaction, but little is known about their consequences to blood acid-base balance. To evaluate the effects of PEG 3350 or enteral and parenteral electrolyte solutions on the blood...

Author(s)
Gomes, C. L. N.; Ribeiro Filho, J. D.; Faleiros, R. R.; Dantas, F. T. D. R.; Amorim, L. da S.; Dantas, W. de M. F.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2014, 44, 6, pp 1086-1092
Abstract

This chapter focuses on electrolyte and acid-base changes commonly seen in horses and their causes. Acid-base abnormalities are traditionally described as being either a respiratory acidosis or alkalosis or a metabolic acidosis or alkalosis. A primary disorder within one of these systems typically...

Author(s)
Bohn, A. A.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Equine clinical pathology, 2014, pp 103-118
Abstract

This paper describes the most frequent metabolic encephalopaties in horses that occur in the Czech Republic. There are encephalopaties such as hepatic encephalopathy, hyperammonemia, uremic encephalopathy, hyponatremia, hypernatremia, hypocalcemia, hypomagnesemia, and hypoglycemia.

Author(s)
Ludvíková, E.; Jahn, P.
Publisher
Profi Press, s.r.o., Praha 5, Czech Republic
Citation
Veterinářství, 2010, 60, 2, pp 107-109
AbstractFull Text

The biochemical profile of five healthy mares treated with polyethylene glycol 3350 (PEG); or polyethylene glycol 3350+Ringer lactate intravenous (PEG+RL); or enteral polionic isotonic solution (EPIS); or enteral polionic isotonic solution associated with Ringer lactate intravenous (EPIS+RL); or...

Author(s)
Gomes, C. L. N.; Ribeiro Filho, J. D.; Guimarães, J. D.; Meneses, R. M.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2012, 64, 4, pp 817-826
Abstract

Objective - To assess changes in systemic hydration, concentrations of electrolytes in plasma, hydration of colonic contents and faeces, and gastrointestinal transit in horses treated with IV fluid therapy or enteral administration of magnesium sulfate (MgSO4), sodium sulfate (NaSO4), water, or a...

Author(s)
Lopes, M. A. F.; White, N. A., II; Donaldson, L.; Crisman, M. V.; Ward, D. L.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2004, 65, 5, pp 695-704
Abstract

This is the second part of a paper on electrolyte disorders in horses with colic. The electrolyte disorders discussed are hypocalcaemia, hypercalcaemia, hyponatraemia, hypernatraemia, hypochloraemia, hyperchloraemia, hypophosphataemia and hyperphosphataemia. The prevention, treatment and management ...

Author(s)
Borer, K. E.; Corley, K. T. T.
Publisher
Equine Veterinary Journal Ltd, Newmarket, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2006, 18, 6, pp 320-325
Abstract

The effects of isotonic polionic enteral solution, sene plus intravenous (IV) fluid therapy or fluid therapy IV only for the large colon impaction treatment in horses were evaluated. A total of 20 animals were divided in four groups. Animals of the treated groups had experimentally induced colon...

Author(s)
Alves, G. E. S.; Ribeiro Filho, J. D.; Oliveira, H. P.; Abreu, J. M. G.
Publisher
Escola de Veterinária, Universidad Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2005, 57, 3, pp 281-287

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics