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Articles by Lesley King, MVB, DACVECC, DACVIM


Treating canine bacterial pneumonia: Beyond antibiotics (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

In most patients with pneumonia, antibiotic therapy should be considered part of an overall management scheme, rather than the only treatment.

Medical management of upper airway obstruction in dogs (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Dogs and cats with partial or complete upper airway obstruction can present with varying degrees of dyspnea.

Managing the coughing dog (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Coughing is a common presentation in small animal practice, which can be caused by either heart or respiratory tract disease.

Understanding and treating feline asthma (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Feline asthma arises from a heterogeneous and poorly characterized group of conditions of the bronchi.

Managing puppies with pneumonia (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Puppies are often physiologically stressed by changes in ownership and new environments.

Medical management of respiratory distress following trauma (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Initial triage evaluation of the post-trauma patient should include a careful evaluation of respiratory function.

Oxygen supplementation and airway management (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Oxygen delivery to the tissues must be prioritized in any critical patient.

Rational antibiotic choices for bacterial pneumonia in dogs (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Antibiotic therapy is obviously one of the most important modes by which bacterial infections are treated, and the lungs are no exception.

Respiratory complications of critical illness (Proceedings)
August 1, 2009

Respiratory dysfunction commonly occurs as a sequela of critical illness in dogs and cats.


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