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Acute Lung Injury & Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in dogs and cats | Dr. Deb Silverstein | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog

In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education podcast blog, we interview Dr. Deborah Silverstein, Associate Professor in Critical Care at University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine on a study called Retrospective evaluation of the prevalence, risk factors, management, outcome, and necropsy findings of acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome in dogs and cats: 29 cases (2011–2013). In this study, the authors evaluated dogs and cats with Acute Lung Injury (ALI) or Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), and assessed overall prevalence, treatment, and outcome of these critically ill patients.

References:
Balakrishnan A, Drobatz, KJ, Silverstein DC. Retrospective evaluation of the prevalence, risk factors, management, outcome, and necropsy findings of acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome in dogs and cats: 29 cases (2011–2013). J Vet Emerg Crit Care, 2017. DOI: 10.1111/vec.12648

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