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10 p, 1.4 MB A cross-sectional survey on respiratory disease in a cohort of Irish pig farms / Rodrigues da Costa, Maria (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Ciència Animal i dels Aliments) ; Fitzgerald, Rose Mary (Cork Institute of Technology. Department of Biological Sciences) ; Manzanilla, E. G. (University College Dublin. School of Veterinary Medicine) ; O'Shea, Helen (Cork Institute of Technology. Department of Biological Sciences) ; Moriarty, John (Food & Marine Laboratories) ; McElroy, Máire C. (Food & Marine Laboratories) ; Leonard, Finola Catherine (University College Dublin. School of Veterinary Medicine)
Respiratory disease is one of the most important factors impacting pig production worldwide. There is no available information on the prevalence of key pathogens implicated in Irish pig production. The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence of pleurisy, pneumonia, lung abscesses, pericarditis and liver milk spots in finisher pigs of a cohort of Irish pig farms, and to describe the seroprevalence of: influenza A virus (IAV), porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSv), Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Mhyo) and Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP). [...]
2020 - 10.1186/s13620-020-00176-w
Irish Veterinary Journal, Vol. 73 (november 2020)  
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4 p, 1005.9 KB Heart to spine measurements to detect left atrial enlargement in dogs with mitral insufficiency / Sánchez Salguero, Xavier (Universitat de Lleida. Departament de Ciència Animal) ; Prandi Chevalier, David (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia Animals) ; Llabrés-Díaz, Francisco (University of London. Royal Veterinary College (Hatfield, Regne Unit)) ; Manzanilla, E. G.. (University College Dublin. School of Veterinary Medicine) ; Badiella Busquets, Llorenç (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Servei d'Estadística Aplicada) ; Bussadori, Claudio (Clínica Veterinaria Gran Sasso, Milano, Italy)
Radiography is useful to determine left atrial (LA) size when echocardiography is not available. Recently, the authors have described Radiographic Left Atrial Dimension (RLAD) as a new radiographic measurement to assess LA size. [...]
2019 - 10.1186/s13620-019-0152-6
Irish Veterinary Journal, Vol. 72 (november 2019)  
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7 p, 968.1 KB A radiographic measurement of left atrial size in dogs / Sánchez Salguero, Xavier (Universitat de Lleida. Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Agrària) ; Prandi Chevalier, David (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia Animals) ; Llabrés-Díaz, Francisco (University of London. Royal Veterinary College (Hatfield, Regne Unit)) ; Manzanilla, E. G. (University College Dublin. School of Veterinary Medicine (Republic of Ireland)) ; Bussadori, Claudio (Clínica Veterinaria Gran Sasso (Italy))
The dimensions of the left atrium in cases with mitral regurgitation are an indirect measurement of its severity. The objective of this study was to evaluate the value of a new radiographic measurement, the radiographic left atrial dimension (RLAD), for detecting left atrial enlargement (LAE) in dogs. [...]
2018 - 10.1186/s13620-018-0137-x
Irish Veterinary Journal, Vol. 71 (December 2018) , art. 25  
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13 p, 427.5 KB Managing variability in decision making in swine growing-finishing units / Da Silva Agostini, Piero (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Grup de Nutrició, Maneig i Benestar Animal) ; Manzanilla, Edgar Garcia (Animal and Grassland Research and Innovation Centre (Irlanda)) ; de Blas, Carlos (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Departamento de Producción Animal) ; Fahey, Alan G. (School of Agriculture and Food Science, University College Dublin) ; da Silva, Caio A (Universidade Estadual de Londrina) ; Gasa, Josep (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Grup de Nutrició, Maneig i Benestar Animal)
Analysis of data collected from pig farms may be useful to understand factors affecting pig health and productive performance. However, obtaining these data and drawing conclusions from them can be done at different levels and presents several challenges. [...]
2015 - 10.1186/s13620-015-0048-z
Irish Veterinary Journal, Vol. 68 (september 2015)  

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