Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM
Dr. Garcia is a veterinary internal medicine consultant in Houston, Texas.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 07, 2018
A new study shows that intervention with pimobendan may be helpful in asymptomatic dogs with structural cardiac changes.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 21, 2017
In pneumonia and pyothorax cases, treatment while awaiting test results is recommended, but not in bronchitis cases.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 14, 2017
A 10-day observation period is recommended in dogs with mild clinical signs as most pathogens involved in this respiratory disease are viral.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 07, 2017
Diagnosis and treatment can be simplified by assessing whether the disease is in the acute or chronic state.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Apr 29, 2017
A positive result can have a dramatic impact on a cat and its owners. These researchers set out to determine the reliability of four in-clinic veterinary products.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Apr 10, 2017
This Journal Scan suggests acid suppression may assist in prevention of gastrointestinal ulcers in patients, but more study in veterinary settings is needed.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 22, 2017
Placing a ureteral stent in cats with benign ureteral obstruction may preserve renal function.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 16, 2017
This results of this study may change up your go-to sedative for your anxious hospitalized veterinary patients.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Oct 27, 2016
Medical issues, social factors and normal aging can all hamper a cat’s appetite. Here’s what to do when a cat won’t eat.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 10, 2016
A look at the physiology of hunger and the role of ghrelin, dubbed the hunger hormone.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Aug 03, 2016
How to use this biomarker in your veterinary practice to help you diagnose, treat and monitor chronic kidney disease.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 14, 2016
New veterinary study says topical shampoo may be as effective as systemic antibiotics in treating superficial pyoderma.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Mar 07, 2016
These cases require special dietary requirements, but diet must be tailored to each patient.
VETERINARY MEDICINE - Feb 29, 2016
That ET tube is going down the patient’s hatch, so disinfect it like crazy. Here are five cleaning methods going head-to-head in fighting strep and Bordetella in a new study.