Grand Rounds


2013 - 2014
05/08/14 Ann HeffernanSimultaneous Soft Palate Resection and Unilateral Arytenoid Lateralization in Dogs Presenting for Dyspnea: A Retrospective Case Series
 Kristin Smith 
05/01/14Daniel HeinrichEvaluation of the Cell Block Method in the Diagnosis of Canine Peripheral Lymphadenopathy and the Immunopenotyping of Canine Lymphoma
04/24/14 Alexis DenysykAn Update in Treatment Recommendations for Canine Prostatic Carcinoma/
 Erin RyanEvaluation of Hepatic Masses with Triphasic Computed Tomography, B Mode, Color Flow and Power Doppler Ultrasonography Correlated with Histopathology
04/17/14 Yoojin KimUtility of NGAL to Detect Acute Kidney Injury in Dogs with Established Azotemia of Various Causes
 Abigail BongardMelatonin's Effect in ITP: Nothing to Yawn About
04/10/14Tara SimeThe Clinical Utility of Colloid Osmotic Pressure Monitoring
04/3/14Sara FritzSafety of Salmonella-IL2 in Combination with Adriamycin in Dogs with Appendicular Osteosarcoma
 Rebecca CervenecSurvival Time with Pacemaker Implantation for Dogs Diagnosed with Persistent Atrial Standstill
03/27/14Jenny Cho Assessment of Lactobacillus Bacteria on In-Vitro Oxalate Degradation
03/20/14Kevin HaynesLinear Foreign Body in the Dog: A Retrospective Study of 55 Cases
 Erin CorbinBotox: Numbing the Pain of Osteoarthritis
03/13/14Rickard KohlerInduced Membrane:A Way to Facilitate Bone Regeneration in Large Segmental Bone Defects
 Justin UhlEarly Sterilization and Orthopedic Disease in Dogs
03/6/14Jeff MaclellanGenetics Driven Chemotherapy:Temazolomode use in Canine Glial Tumors
 Liz GoudieProjected Research: Evaluating the Use of a µ Agonist-Glutamate Antagonist Compound For Blocking Hyperalgesia in a Murine Model
02/27/14Lisa GormanAtypical Fungal Infection: Case Study and Review of Treatment Options
 Mallory SalcedoChallenges in the Management of Hemoplilia A Patients
02/20/14 Daniel BaloghThe Influence of Meteorological Elements on Osteoarthritis
 Megan MaclellanDiffusion Weighted Imaging: Clinical Applications
01/30/14Frederic DavidImaging of Patients with Acute Myelopathy: What We Have and What We're Getting
01/23/14Cathy CarlsonInsights Gained from High Field MRI Studies of Osteochondrosis
01/16/14Jeff BenderOur Patients Lick the Floor….and their Butt - Challenges in Infection Control
01/09/14David PolzinConsensus on Canine Glomerular Disease - A Journey
12/19/13Chris StauthammerPDA Occlusion in Small Dogs
12/12/13Kevin StepaniukWhat Does an Octopus have to do with Lymphoplasmocytic Rhinitis?
12/5/13Jane ArmstrongNutrition News You Won't Want To Miss
11/21/13Jen GranickCanine Lyme Disease: Case Management in the Face of Outstanding Questions
11/14/13Lisa PowellThe Effects of Intra-abdominal Hypertension on Lung Mechanics During Mechanical Ventilation.  Experimental Results From My Sabbatical Experience.
11/07/13Fekadu KassieEnhancement of Lung Tumorigenesis in Mice by Chronic Extrinsic Inflammation
10/31/13Stephanie KennedyZonisamide for Canine Epilepsy
 Ned PattersonNeural Bionics: Predicting Seizures and Dogs in People
10/24/13Dan FeeneyThe relevance of signal intensity in ultrasound and MR imaging
10/17/13Laura MolgaardOutcomes Assessment of DVM Admissions Process
10/10/13Jody LulichSmart and Strategic Diagnosis and Treatment of Feline Lower Urinary Tract Diseases
10/03/13Dr. OsborneCan Do Canines
09/26/13Gary GoldsteinCanine Pathology Preference Study

Eric Strop
Kevin O'Laughlin
Arno Wuenschmann

Prosecution of Animal Mistreatment: An Example of a Fatal Dog Abuse
09/12/13Rita MillerSinonasal aspergillosis in dogs
2012 - 2013 
06/27/13Daniel Balogh Necrotizing fasciitis and its association with canine streptococcal toxic shock syndrome
06/20/13Jeffery BiskupDevelopment of a CCL allograft 
 Justin UhlEffect of interlocking nail use for fracture fixation in skeletally immature dogs 
06/13/13Jill SchappaThe Word of Mouth on Cytology of Oral Masses
 Rebecca WaltonThe Use of Anti-inflammatory Medications in the Treatment of Pulmonary Blastomycosis
06/06/13Lauren DevinePresumed Immune-Mediated Neutropenia in Dogs: A Retrospective Study 2006 - 2012
 Michelle ProvencherFeline Hippocampal Necrosis
05/30/13Sarah FritzHazardous Drug Exposure in Veterinary Medicine
 Krystina Stadler1H-Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Neurologic Lesions in the Canine Brain at 3T
05/23/13Jeff MacLellanTrauma Scoring Systems in Feline Patients
 Alyse ZacutoILlness Severity Scores: Validation v. New Models
05/16/13Joseph BisignanoHyperadrenocorticism: New Approach to an Old Disease
 Erin CorbinSplenomegaly in Small Breed Dogs
05/09/13Alexis DenysykNovel Approaches to Cancer Therapy
 Erin VicariMandibular Fractures in the Canine Patient: A Retrospective Study of Treatment Outcomes and Complications of Mandibular Body Fracture Repair
05/02/13Rebecca CervenecAddison's Disease: At the Heart of the Matter
 Lisa GormanBeta Hydroxybutryrate in Veterinary Medicine
04/25/13Kristina KieferViability of Canine Adipose Derived Stem Cells Exposed to Synovial Fluid from Osteoarthritic Joints
 Andrew MarshMandibular and Sublingual Sialoadenectomy in Dogs
04/18/13Katherine PetersonTissue Oxygen Monitoring
 Mallory SalcedoEGDT: Early Goal Directed Therapy
04/11/13Jennifer HallShort-term outcome of urethral obstruction in 47 male cats with decompressive cystocentesis and urinary catheterization
 Kevin HaynesTibial Plateau Angle and its effect on strain in an intact cranial cruciate ligament
04/04/13Jenny Cho-MacswainPancreatitis, polyarthritis, panniculitis (PPP) syndrome in veterinary medicine
 Paulo GomesComparison of three staining methods to identify eosinophils in formalin-fixed canine skin
03/21/13Mike BarlettaCardiac Output: What is it and how can we measure it?
03/14/13Amber StillerPrevention of Thromboembolic Complications in Canine IMHA
03/07/13Megan MacLellanDiffusion Imaging: Utility in the Canine Brain
 Tara SimeParvo - It's not just vomiting and diarrhea
02/28/13Sandra KochParasitosis or Delusion?
02/21/13Julie SchildtTransfusion Medicine: Improving Safety and Efficacy in Small Animal Patients
01/31/13Kari AndersonComputed Tomography: Beyond the Nodule Check
 01/24/13Ann PhilbrickCompounding Pharmacies: What You Need to Know
 Robert Washabau 
 01/17/13Sarah ZaldivarHemoglobin and Iron Metabolism in greyhounds
 01/10/13Jaime ModianoDraggin' Canine Lymphoma into the 21st Century Kicking and Screaming
 01/03/13Hwa ChoiAntiviral Effect of Medicinal Herbs on Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus
 12/20/12BorgattiPreclinical evaluation and clinical translation of bispecific targeted toxin for the treatment of sarcomas
 12/13/12Kelly HallTrauma patient care: a multicenter, multidiscipline approach to research, service and education
 12/06/12Dan FeeneyClinical and Epidemiological review of lead poisoning in bald eagles and use of MRI to localize and characterize brain lesions
 Pat Redig 
 11/29/12Marisa AmesAldosterone Breakthrough: Importance to Cardiologists, Internists, Nephrologists
 11/15/12Mahmood KhanRole of Adult Stem Cells in Myocardial Regeneration
 11/08/12Dale BjorlingPlant Awn Migration in the Upper Midwest?
 11/01/12Dr. Kurt MatushekHow to insure publication in JAVMA or AJVR
 10/25/12Jed OvermannViscoelastic Coagulation Testing in Veterinary Medicine
 10/18/12Dan FeeneyThe Liver Imaging Dilemma: Contribution from Ultrasound
 10/11/12Mike ConzemiusCranial Cruciate Disease in the Dog: What you Kneed to Know
 10/04/12Jody LulichStruvite Urolith Dissolution in Cats: A Double-Masked Randomized Clinical Trial
 09/27/12Carl OsborneMedical Management of Surgical Disease of the Urinary System
 09/20/12Liz LafondUpdates from the 7th International Symposium on Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy
 09/13/12Peggy RootNon-Surgical Contraception in Dogs and Cats: An Update
2011 - 2012 
06/14/12Rebecca CervenecAtrial Standstill: Pathogenesis and Prognosis with Pacemaker Implantation
 Clarissa RoblesNovel Leukoencephalomyopathy in Border Terriers: The Rump Shaker
06/07/12Martin KennedyDoppler Vs. Direct Blood Pressure: Limits of Agreement in Small Dogs 5k or Less
 Jennifer HallEvaluation of a sutureless catheter securement device in Dogs
05/24/12Dan BucyEarly Detection of FIV Neuropathology with Magnetic Resonance Imaging
 Diana DavilaMR v. Myelogram: Comparison of Imaging Techniques for Diagnosing Spinal Cord Injuries
05/17/12Sarah DowlingA Case Study and Literature Review of Hypoadrenocorticism in the Cat
 Yonatan BuksCanine Thyroid Carcinoma: Prognostic Indicators and Diagnostic Tools
05/10/12Jill HicksAnesthetic Complications in Dogs Undergoing Brain MRI
 Zachary NeumannInvestigating Phospholipase D2 Expression in Canine Osteosarcoma
05/03/12Lorna ReichlIt Was a Dark and Stormy Night... Update on Treatments for Thunderstorm and Other Noise Phobias
 Maxie KrugerDCM and CRP: A Review of Dilated Cardiomyopathy and how C-Reactive Protein Could Help Us
04/26/12Justin UhlThe Effect of LCP Position on the Stabilization of Fractures of the Radius
 Katja WuchererA Prospective Randomized Study Looking at Surgical Treatment Options for Canine Elbow Dysplasia
04/19/12Wade GingerichEvidence based recommendations for antibiotic prophylaxis prior to oral and dental procedures in dogs
 Jenny Cho-MacSwainEvaluation of a Novel Use of Probiotics in Preventing the Recurrence of Canine Calcium Oxalate Uroliths
04/12/12Joseph BisignanoFeline Primary Hyperaldosteronism: Recognition, Diagnosis and Treatment
 Tara SimeNoncardiogenic Pulmonary Edema: Pathophysiology and Potential Therapies
04/05/12Kristina KeiferInfluence of Culture Media Conditions on Canine Adipose Derived Stem Cells
 Amber StillerSterile Struvite Plugs in Dogs - Is it the Same Disease We See in Cats?
03/29/12Sara CrainAssessing the Safety of Pancreatic Aspiration in Cats
 Joseph GreenUse of Urinary Electrolytes in Small Animal Fluid Therapy
03/22/12Andrea PetersonExfoliative Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
03/15/12Mike HensonEarly Detection of Cancer
03/08/12Catherine RivaraThe Role of Purine Metabolites As Biomarkers of Disease
 Claire CannonTasmanian Devil Facial Tumor Disease
02/23/12Kristin SchafgansAscites as a complication of primary immune mediated hemolytic anemia: 19 cases
 Damon LeederLong-term Survival in Dogs with Severe Subaortis Stenosis
02/16/12Christine LimFamciclovir: A breakthrough for the treatment of feline herpesvirus?
02/09/12Paulo GomesComparison of Three Stainings for Identifying Eosinophils in Canine Fixed Skin
 Katie PetersonSHOCK INDEX (SI): Just Another ECC Abbreviation?
01/26/12Tabitha FletcherMultidetector computed tomography in small animal medicine
 Christopher Warrington1H-Magnetic Resonance Spectorscopy of the Normal Canine Brain.
01/19/12Alexis DenysykProstatic Carcinoma: A review of what we do to try to treat.
01/12/12Gary GoldsteinObservational Canine Dental Pathology Prevalence Study Current Results
01/05/12Leslie SharkeyDiagnostic cytology: An evidence-based approach
12/15/11Sue LowumNew Canine Vaccine Guidelines
12/08/11Kelly TartCPR - What you need to know
12/01/11Sheila TorresAntimicrobial Peptides: Weapons of mass destruction - Part II
11/17/11Dan FeeneyThe Diffuse Disease Dilemma: Contribution from Imaging
11/10/11Michelle RittIBD: Immunity and the Microbial Community.
11/03/11Ned PattersonGenetic Medical Mystery: The Various Forms of Leonberger Dog Polyneuropathy
10/27/11Erin DickersonNovel approaches for treating canine HSA:  Getting to the heart (spleen & subcutis) or at least the stem of the matter.
10/20/11Betty KramekEctopic ureters & persistent urinary incontinence: Outcomes & Options
10/13/11Lynelle Graham
Daniel Almeida
Lindsey Mathews
Nuggests of Knowledge from Nashville: Updates from the 2011 ACVA Meeting.
10/06/11Andrea FahrenkrugPartners in Philanthrophy.
09/29/11Chris OberMicrowaves: Not just for preparing gourmet dinners anymore
09/22/11Liz PluharUMN Canine Meningioma Clinical Trial
09/15/11Jaime ModianoCancer and evolution: What is the solution?
09/08/11Robert WashabauQuo Vadis Alimentarium Momentum:What’s New In Gastrointestinal Prokinesis?
2010 - 2011 
06/23/11Kristina KieferAdipose derived stem cells for osteoarthritis therapy: Who are you calling fat?
 Fekadu KassiePotential application of microRNAs in the clinical management of canine lymphoma
06/16/11Diana DavilaTramadol vs. Firocoxib: A comparative study on their use for post-operative pain mgmt
 Lindsey MathewsComparison of the cardiovascular effects of Acepromazine versus Trazodone as premedications.
06/09/11Katja WuchererShort-term outcome in dogs managed with & without surgery for cranial cruciate ligament rupture
 Duane RobinsonImplant removal…complications or inconvenience?
06/02/11Andrea JohnstonPrevalence of oral pathology in a general canine population
 Maxie KrügerI Heart Turtles - An introduction to turtle echocardiography.
05/26/11Kathryn AmbroseHypertrophic osteodystrophy in the Weimaraner: Breed-specific clinical considerations
 Danielle DitoVacuum assisted closure & open wound management.  Current knowledge & applications in vet med.
Clarisa RoblesPathogenesis, diagnosis, & therapy of canine meningoencephalitides
 Andrea PetersonFrequency of urinary tract infection in dogs treated with cyclosporine: a retrospective study.
05/12/11Justin UhlPelvic limb muscle mass & bone mineral density in dogs with CCL disease treated with medical management or medical management & surgery.
05/05/11Brian HardyLevetiracetam therapy in dogs
04/28/11Elise CraftThe use of canine serum albumin in dogs with septic peritonitis
 Jennifer HallSterile pustula erythroderma of the Miniature Schnauzer
04/21/11Chris WarringtonMR spectroscopy: potential uses beyond the brain
 Tabitha FletcherDiffusion-weighted imaging and Diffusion-tensor imaging. 
04/14/11Laura Durant-ElliottChronic use of NSAIDs in the feline patient: more harm or more good?
 Jayme HoffbergClinical timeline & novel therapeutic options for presumptive Strychnine toxicity in a dog
03/31/11Lorna ReichlIn search of a better preanesthetic antianxiety agent: Could it be trazodone
03/24/11Claire CannonAurora kinase inhibitors - A new treatment for canine osteosarcoma?
 Amber StillerPlatelet-derived urinary thromboxanes with low dose aspirin in canine IMHA
03/17/11Kristin SchafgansBilateral choanal atresia in a cat
 Catherine RivaraPurine urolithiasis in cats 
03/10/11Eva FurrowThe miniature schnauzer and pancreatitis: Critical review from a genetic perspective
 Damon LeederThe natural history of subaortic senosis
03/03/11Elizabeth OrcuttDoes immunosuppression and lyme status matter in dogs with protein-losing kidney disease?
 Wade GingerichInvestigation of a novel chew treat for the prevention of plaque and calculus accumulation in dogs
02/24/11Sarah GrayPotential zinc phosphide rodenticide toxicosis in dogs: 362 cases (2004-2009)
 Katie PetersonPhenylpropanolamine toxicosis in dogs: a review of 170 cases (2004-2009)
02/17/11Deb WingertTeaching to memory pathways: Explicit and implicit memory strategies
02/03/11Jody LulichIs empiric administration of antimicrobics a logical treatment for cats with lower urinary tract disease? A seminar on treatable factors we often ignore
01/27/11Leslie SharkeyResponding to a changing educational environment Clinical Pathology: a case study
01/20/11Lisa PowellThe pros and cons of hetastarch therapy in critical care patients
01/13/11Tiffany GranoneComparison of three different inhalant anesthetic agents (isoflurane, sevoflurane, desflurane) in red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis)
01/06/11Chris StauthammerCoiling of intrahepatic portosystemic shunts
12/16/10Kevin StepaniukOdontogenic infection and canine LPR – Any association?
12/09/10Margret DuxburyThe fear factor: Reducing its impact on patient care.
12/02/10David PolzinWhat a kidney biopsy can do for you – the WSAVA Standardization Study
11/18/10Carl Osborne
Jody Lulich
Hermaturia in a dog, what is your diagnosis?
11/11/10Julie Churchill
Peggy Root
Laura Molgaard
11/04/10Greg WorrelIntracranial EEGs and seizure prediction in humans and dogs
10/28/10Erin DickersonTargeting strategies for cancer treatment: Applications in human and veterinary medicine
10/21/10Greg Beilman Advances in combat casualty care
10/14/10Rita MillerHighlights from the 2010 ACVIM forum
10/07/10Kelly HallTRAUMA: modeling, STAT and helicopters
09/30/10Vicki WilkeSpontaneous pneumothorax: Why anger management is important.
09/23/10Anibal ArmienThe use of electron microscopy in diagnostic medicine.
09/09/10Robert WashabauCritical scientific reading: We are what we read.
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