Antacids: Antacids lower gastric pH, but the effect is short-lived and unlikely to be of much help for dogs with gastric or duodenal (intestinal) ulcers or erosions, says the ACVIM
Also, Wiley-Blackwell has been selected by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM
; Lakewood, CO) to publish "Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine beginning with Volume 22 in January.
Consensus statement on ehrlichial disease of small animals from the infectious disease study group of the ACVIM
. American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
The Lakewood-based American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, ACVIM
, is the only U.S.
Symptomatic dogs (American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM
) C and D) appear to exhibit different gene expression from asymptomatic dogs (ACVIM
B1 and B2).
The reason for their development is the million dollar question, says oncologist Kelly Hume, DVM, ACVIM
, at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.
Susan Taylor, DVM, ACVIM
, at the University of Saskatchewan Western College of Veterinary Medicine is the lead author of two studies on the condition published in Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association.
In 2011, Nature's Variety added two outside members to that group, both of whom are well respected holistic veterinarians: Susan Wynn, DVM, CVA, CVCH, RH (AHG), of Georgia Veterinary Specialists, Atlanta, Georgia; and Lea Stogdale, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM
Holistic and Integrative Medicine and Care, of Aesops Veterinary Care in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
After patient cardiac assessment, a clinical classification was performed based on the criteria of The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM
) in 5 groups: A, B1, B2, C and D (Atkin et al., 2009).
Consensus Statement: Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of canine chronic valvular heart disease.