Articles by Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM - Veterinary Medicine
Medicine Center
DVM Veterinary Medicine Featuring Information from:


Articles by Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

Journal Scan: Can budesonide help dogs with IBD?

Feb 18, 2013

Clinical interest in this glucocorticoid stems from its immune-modulating effects directly at the level of the intestinal tract with few of the systemic effects typically associated with corticosteroids.

Journal Scan: Does pimobendan prevent CHF or sudden death in Dobermans with preclinical DCM?

Feb 4, 2013

Find out if this drug can prolong survival if given earlier in the course of disease.

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?


Click here