Dogs are commonly affected by sudden onset diarrhea. This can be a distressing problem for our dogs and a frustrating management concern for us as pet parents. This study aims to investigate the effectiveness and impact of current treatment protocols to determine the best approach in these patients.
The purpose of the trial is to identify non-invasive biomarkers that may help us predict patients at increased risk for chemotherapy induced gastrointestinal mucositis, and offer them more aggressive prophylactic treatment and supportive care to limit the impact on quality of life and treatment outcome.
This clinical trial evaluates the safety and efficacy of low dose radiation therapy (LD-RT) for dogs with elbow arthritis. Osteoarthritis (OA) of the elbows is progressive and debilitating disease both in people and dogs. The doses of radiation therapy used to treat arthritis are much lower than those used to treat cancerous tumors, thus the designation “low dose radiation therapy.