Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 76 items for :

  • "respiratory" x
  • Respiratory System x
  • Refine by Access: All Content x
Clear All

Respiratory diseases are recognized health problems in camelids 1 and cause for referral to specialized veterinary hospitals. The basis of high-quality care is a firm understanding of the underlying mechanisms of disease. However, a paucity of

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

As a result of CNS damage, affected foals often have an abnormally low respiratory rate or periods of apnea, resulting in severe respiratory acidosis from loss of sensitivity to carbon dioxide within the chemosensitive area of the respiratory center

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

A plethora of medical conditions that affect the respiratory system of camelids and that potentially alter respiratory function have been identified, 1–4 yet functional analysis has rarely been performed in this species. Therefore, there is a

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

Bovine respiratory disease is the second leading cause of death in preweaned dairy calves, only exceeded by neonatal calf diarrhea. 1 The estimated annual cost of BRD in preweaned calves is $14.71/calf at risk of disease. 1 Calves are at

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

for clinical reasons other than respiratory tract disease at the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California-Davis. Connective tissue was dissected from the trachea, and the dorsal tracheal ligament was removed

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

Bovine respiratory syncytial virus is an important pathogen of the respiratory tract in cattle, with an infection and disease pattern that remarkably parallels that of the closely related RSV in humans. 1 There is epidemiologic evidence that

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

Recurrent airway obstruction is a common respiratory tract disease in middle-aged to older horses, with a prevalence of approximately 14% in the general horse population. 1 Thus, RAO is considered a common problem requiring veterinary attention

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

receiving oxygen via this route. Several factors may affect the F io 2 during oxygen insufflation via a nasal catheter, including tidal volume, respiratory rate, and oxygen flow rate. 1–4 Increasing the flow rate during nasal oxygen delivery has been

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

, nonpainful procedures such as obtaining radiographs. 1–5 The avian respiratory system has separate ventilatory and gas-exchange compartments, making it a highly efficient system, compared with that of mammals. 3,6 Avian ventilatory components consist of

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research

treatment interventions before conducting large-scale field trials. ABBREVIATIONS BRD Bovine respiratory disease CT Computed tomography G-K-X Guaifenesin-ketamine-xylazine PACS Picture archiving and communicating system CLSI Clinical and

Full access
in American Journal of Veterinary Research