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Articles by David S. Bruyette, DVM, DACVIM

What's on the forefront of treating canine PDH?

A look at medical versus surgical treatment of Cushing's disease in dogs.
Dec 18, 2013

Dr. David Bruyette comments on the latest developments in treating canine PDH and whether or not pituitary surgery will take the place of medical therapy.

Feline acromegaly: Treatment options

Somatostatin analogues, dopamine agonists, and growth hormone receptor antagonists are commonly used to treat people with acromegaly. Should you be giving them to your patients?
Oct 1, 2013

Drs. Wakayama and Bruyette offer a look at treatment options and considerations for feline acromegaly.

Feline acromegaly: The keys to diagnosis

Caused by excessive growth hormone secretion, this likely underdiagnosed endocrinopathy may be lurking in your feline patients—especially older, poorly controlled diabetic males. Here's a look at which diagnostic tests can help you detect it.
Oct 1, 2013

Drs. Wakayama and Bruyette offer a look at which diagnostic tests are most beneficial in detecting this often underdiagnosed condition.

Adrenal-dependent canine Cushing's disease: Mitotane or trilostane?

Aug 1, 2013

Dr. David Bruyette makes his recommendation on treating this endocrine disease in dogs.

Your insulin options in diabetic dogs

Jul 1, 2013

New insulin options are available, so which should you turn to in diabetic dogs?

Just Ask the Expert: Could you be using lower trilostane doses in big dogs?

Jun 1, 2013

Dr. David Bruyette examines what the studies have to say about this question.

Video: Three compelling updates in endocrinology

Apr 1, 2013

Dr. David Bruyette discusses basal insulin, trilostane, and iodine-restricted diets.

Just Ask the Expert: Tackling a trifecta of long-term diseases

Aug 1, 2012

Advice on a geriatric cat with hyperthyroidism, renal disease, and diabetes.

Just Ask the Expert: Should thyroid function be monitored in hypothyroid dogs given corticosteroids?

May 1, 2012

Dr. David Bruyette helps determine the best course of action.


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