Wobbler Syndrome References

Wobbler Syndrome References

  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC. Magnetic resonance imaging features in the evaluation of Great Danes with and without clinical signs of cervical spondylomyelopathy. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. v. 245, n. 4, 393-400, 2014.
  • da Costa, RC. Diagnosis and treatment of cervical spondylomyelopathy. In: Bonagura JD, Twedt. Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy, XV. Saunders. Chapter 236, p. 1090-1097, 15th ed, Elsevier. 2014.
  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC, Lima CG. Cervical spondylomyelopathy in Great Danes: a magnetic resonance imaging morphometric study. The Veterinary Journal (England). 201(1):64-71, 2014.
  • Armstrong J, da Costa RC, Martin-Vaquero P. Cervical Vertebral Trabecular Bone Mineral Density in Great Danes With and Without Cervical Spondylomyelopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. In press, 2014.
  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC, Moore SA, Gross AC, Eubank TD. Cytokine concentrations in the cerebrospinal fluid of Great Danes with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. v. 28, n.4, 1268-74, 2014.
  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC. Transcranial magnetic motor evoked potentials in Great Danes with cervical spondylomyelopathy: association with neurologic findings and magnetic resonance imaging. The Veterinary Journal (England). In press, accepted May 26, 2014.
  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC, Drost WT. Evaluation of traditional and novel radiographic vertebral ratios in Great Danes with versus without cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. (published online April 5, 2014).
  • da Costa, RC. Cervical spondylomyelopathy. In: Cote E. Clinical Veterinary Advisor: Dogs and Cats, 3rd ed  Elsevier. In press, 2014.
  • Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC, Drost WT. Comparison of noncontrast computed tomography and high field magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of Great Danes with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. (published online Feb 18, 2014).
  • Foss K, da Costa RC, Rajala-Schultz PJ, Allen MJ,. Force plate gait analysis in Doberman pinchers with and without cervical spondylomyelopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27(1) 106-111, 2013.
  • Foss K, da Costa RC, Moore S. Three-dimensional kinematic gait analysis of Doberman pinschers with and without cervical spondylomyelopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27(1) 112-119, 2013.
  • da Costa RC. "Critical evaluation of treatment methods for cervical spondylomyelopathy." In: Proceedings of American College of Veterinary Surgeons – ACVS – Veterinary Symposium. San Antonio, TX. 2013.
  • da Costa RC. "Pathogenesis of cervical spondylomyelopathy – recent and significant advances." In: Proceedins of American College of Veterinary Surgeons – ACVS – Veterinary Symposium. San Antonio, TX. 2013.
  • Armstrong, J, da Costa RC, Choi S, Dewey B, Smith S. Diffusion tensor imaging in Great Dane dogs with and without cervical spondylomyelopathy. Proceedings Merial-NIH National Veterinary Scholars Symposium. Michigan State University. East Lansing, MI, August 1-4, 2013.
  • da Costa RC, Stern JA, Martin-Vaquero P, Heintel A, Meurs K. Inheritance of cervical spondylomyelopathy in Doberman pinschers. ACVIM Forum 2013. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 27:680, 2013.
  • Adamo PF, da Costa RC, Kroll R, Giovannella, C, Podell M. Cervical disc arthroplasty usind the Adamo spinal disc in 18 dogs affected by disc-associated wobbler syndrome. ACVIM Forum 2013. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 27:677, 2013.
  • Foss K, da Costa RC, Allen MJ,. Kinetic and kinematic follow-up gait analysis in Doberman pinchers with cervical spondylomyelopathy treated medically and surgically. ACVIM Forum 2013. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27(3) 679, 2013.
  • Armstrong J, da Costa RC, Russell D, Popovich P, McTigue D. Evaluation of apoptosis in spinal cord of dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Proceedings. Fort Collins, CO: Proceedings Merial NIH National Veterinary Scholars Symposium. Colorado State University. (Aug 2012)
  • De Decker SD, da Costa RC, Volk HA, Van Ham L. Current insights and controversies in the pathogenesis and diagnosis of disc-associated cervical spondylomyelopathy in dogs. Veterinary Record, 171 (21): 531-537, 2012.
  • da Costa RC, Johnson JA. Intervertebral and intravertebral ratios in Doberman pinscher dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound, 53(5):518-523, 2012.
  • Platt, SR, da Costa, RC. Cervical Spine. In: Tobias KM, Johnston SA. Small Animal Surgical Practice.  Elsevier. Ch 31, 410-448,2012.
  • da Costa RC. Relationship between spinal cord signal changes and clinical and MRI findings in dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy – 102 cases. ACVIM Forum 2012. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 26:807, 2012.
  • da Costa, RC. Cervical spondylomyelopathy (wobbler syndrome). In: Tilley, LP; Smith, FWK. Blackwell's 5 Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline. Blackwell Publishing, 5th Ed, p. 232-233, 2011.
  • da Costa RC, Echandi R, Beauchamp D. Computed tomography myelographic findings in dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound, 53(1):64-70, 2012.
  • Johnson JA, da Costa RC, Bhattacharya S, Goel V, Allen MJ. Kinematic motion patterns of the cranial and caudal canine cervical spine. Veterinary Surgery, 40(6):720-7, 2011.
  • Johnson JA; da Costa RC; Allen MJ. 2010. Micromorphometry and cellular characteristics of the canine cervical intervertebral discs.  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Vol. 24, no. 6: 1343-1349.
  • da Costa, RC. Cervical spondylomyelopathy (Wobbler syndrome). Veterinary Clinics of North America – Small Animal Practice. V. 40, n. 5, p. 881-913, 2010.
  • Johnson, J, da Costa, RC, Goel, V.J., Allen, MJ. Kinematic motion patterns of the cranial and caudal cervical spine in the dog. Veterinary Surgery. In press, 2011.
  • Johnson, J, da Costa, RC, Allen, MJ. Micromorphometry and cellular characteristics of the canine cervical intervertebral discs. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. v. 24, n. 6, p. 1343-1349, 2010.
  • da Costa, RC, Echandi RL, Beauchamp D. Computed tomographic findings in large and giant breed dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy: 58 cases. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, v 23, n. 3, p.709, 2009.
  • da Costa, RC, Parent JM. Magnetic resonance imaging findings in 60 dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, v 23, n. 3, p.740, 2009.
  • da Costa, RC. Cervical spondylomyelopathy: recent advances. Proceedings of the 34th World Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress (WSAVA), June 21-24, 2009.
  • da Costa, RC; Parent, J; Holmberg, DL; Sinclair, D; Monteith, G. Outcome of medical and surgical treatment in dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy – 104 cases. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, v. 233, p. 1284-1290, 2008.
  • da Costa, RC; Parent, J. One-year clinical and magnetic resonance imaging follow-up of Doberman pinscher dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy treated medically or surgically. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, v. 231, p. 243-250, 2007.
  • da Costa, RC. Pathogenesis of Cervical Spondylomyelopathy: Lessons from recent years. Proceedings of the 25th Annual American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, ACVIM Forum, June 6-9 2007, Seattle, WA.
  • da Costa, RC. Wobbler syndrome (cervical spondylomyelopathy). In: Tilley, LP; Smith, FWK. Blackwell's 5 Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline. Blackwell Publishing, 4th Ed, 2007, p. 1442-1443.
  • da Costa, RC; Parent, J; Dobson, H; Holmberg, DL; Partlow, G. Comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and myelography in 18 Doberman pinscher dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound, v. 47, n. 6 p. 523-531, 2006.
  • da Costa, RC; Parent, J; Partlow, G; Dobson, H; Holmberg, DL; LaMarre, J. Morphologic and morphometric magnetic resonance imaging features of Doberman pinscher dogs with and without clinical signs of cervical spondylomyelopathy. American Journal of Veterinary Research, v. 67, n. 9, p. 1601-1612, 2006.
  • da Costa, RC; Poma, R; Parent, J; Partlow, G; Monteith, G. Correlation of motor evoked potentials with magnetic resonance imaging and neurological findings in Doberman pinscher dogs with and without clinical signs of cervical spondylomyelopathy. American Journal of Veterinary Research, v. 67, n. 9, p. 1613-1620, 2006