Neurology Idiopathic epilepsy: Seize the day (and save the pooch) VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 20, 2016 By Kathryn Primm, DVM Guidance on the best practices for treating your veterinary patients with this neurologic disorder. Fipronil toxicosis in rabbits ASPCA APCC: Oct 14, 2015 By Laura A. Stern, DVM, ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center staff At one time, veterinary spot-on topical fipronil formulations for dogs and cats were recommended for extralabel use in rabbits, but no more. Exposure to these products can cause life-threatening signs in rabbits. Fear-Free: A veterinary neurologist’s perspective DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2015 By Mindy Valcarcel, Editor, Medicine Channel Director What happens in the amygdala stays in the amygdala. Audio: The worst insult, from a veterinary neurologist's perspective DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2015 By Richard A. LeCouteur, BVSc, PhD, DACVIM, DECVN Never call Dr. Richard LeCouteur an amygdala! Here's why. Journal Scan: High-frequency sounds can lead to seizures in some older cats VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 29, 2015 By Avi Blake, DVM Crinkling paper. Clinking glasses. Even deaf cats with a newly defined epileptic syndrome can suffer neurologic effects when exposed to sounds such as these. Hearing loss in veterinary equine patients DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 19, 2015 By Ed Kane, PhD An overview of the conditions associated with auditory problems in foals and adult horses. Journal Scan: Current understanding of feline epilepsy, diagnostic testing, and treatment VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 23, 2014 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM An overview of our current understanding of feline epilepsy, including diagnostic testing and treatment. Journal Scan: Epilepsy of unknown cause in cats: What is it? VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 23, 2014 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM This article details the clinical characteristics and prevalence of epilepsy of unknown cause in cats and how this information may be applied as part of the diagnostic process in the clinical setting. Journal Scan: Treatment of primary epilepsy in cats—how well does it work? VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 24, 2013 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM This review studied the outcome of cats treated with either phenobarbital or a combination of other antiepileptic drugs with respect to the number of seizures per year and quality of life. Hypothyroid-associated neurologic signs in dogs VETERINARY MEDICINE: May 01, 2013 By Eric N. Glass, MS, DVM, DACVIM (neurology), Alexander de Lahunta, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (neurology), DACVP, Marc Kent, DVM, DACVIM (internal medicine, neurology), Abigail Bertalan, VMD See when you should test for this disease in your patients with neuromuscular signs. Journal Scan: Are dogs with head trauma more likely to experience seizures? VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 14, 2013 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM This study says the likely answer is "Yes." Corrected table for September DVM canine epilepsy article DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 28, 2012 By dvm360.com staff Antiepileptic drug dosages have now been corrected. Important correction to September DVM DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 20, 2012 By dvm360.com staff Antiepileptic drug dosages are incorrect. Journal Scan: Is adjunctive levetiracetam effective in treating refractory canine epilepsy? VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 03, 2012 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM A study investigated the utility of this anticonvulsant. Lecture Link: Taming the tremors: New options for treating epilepsy VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2012 By Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM Discover new strategies for instituting antiepileptic drug therapy. 1 2 3 4 5 ... 12 Next » Last » Hot topics on dvm3605 ways to wow pet owners (and pets) 10 steps to take when a practice owner dies dvm360 sits down with Dr. Pol Ack! How do you spell that again? "Best. Veterinary Practice. EVER."