Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Results for: Cats
General ItemPilot study of partial ablation using high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) in feline sarcomas
Purpose: To determine if high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), a treatment that can destroy tissue using sound waves, will result in tumor cell death and immunologic activation in cats with sarcomas.
General ItemDiagnostic utility of a feline optimized TSH assay for the diagnosis of feline hyperthyroidism
Purpose: To determine the accuracy of feline thyroid-stimulating hormone (fTSH) for diagnosis of hyperthyroidism in cats, and to compare fTSH with canine thyroid-stimulating hormone (cTSH) concentrations in hyperthyroid cats, cats with normal thyroid function who have underlying illnesses, and healthy cats.
General ItemEffect of a pulsed electromagnetic field therapy device for treatment of pain secondary to osteoarthritis in feline patients
Purpose: To determine if Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy (PEMF) devices are effective for pain control in feline osteoarthritis patients.
General ItemDetection of circulating tumor DNA and microRNA in dogs and cats with lymphoma
Purpose: To investigate whether genetic material (DNA and microRNA) from cancer cells can be identified in the blood of dogs and cats with lymphoma.