Articles by Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM - Veterinary Medicine
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Articles by Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

Journal Scan: Parathyroid hormone and renal function in geriatric cats

Jan 21, 2013

This study sought to determine whether cats with early CKD have elevated PTH concentrations compared with healthy geriatric cats.

Journal Scan: Are dogs with head trauma more likely to experience seizures?

Jan 14, 2013

This study says the likely answer is "Yes."

Journal Scan: Utility of NT-proBNP assay to detect occult DCM and predict survival in Dobermans

Jan 7, 2013

Researchers evaluated this assay in 155 asymptomatic Doberman pinschers to determine whether it can be used as an indicator for this life-threatening condition.

Journal Scan: The pathophysiology of canine atopy: How a better understanding can lead to better treatment

Dec 19, 2012

Recent research has redefined the role of IgE and histamine in the pathogenesis of this disease.

Do you judge a cat by its coat color?

Dec 12, 2012

These survey results reveal how some may associate a cat's personality with its coat color.

Journal Scan: Apomorphine and 3% hydrogen peroxide—is one agent better for inducing emesis in dogs?

Dec 4, 2012

Find out which emetic is best in toxic situations.

Journal Scan: Why mixed-breed dogs need their own generic breed name

Nov 19, 2012

Does your practice have a patient list full of all-American dogs?

Vaccines and the development of injection-site sarcomas in cats

Oct 29, 2012

A new study sheds light on risk factors for the development of these tumors.

Journal Scan: Help for differentiating between acquired and congenital portosystemic shunts

Oct 22, 2012

A simple way to help distinguish between congenital vs. acquired shunts would help all practitioners.


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