Feline Emergency

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Feline emergency

  1. Being answered: In cats with cystitis, is combined treatment with antibiotics and analgesia or treatment with analgesia alone more effective at resolving clinical signs?
  2. Being answered: In adult cats, is honey effective in improving the healing of skin wounds, when compared to pharmaceutical topical treatments?
  3. Answer me: In cats with traumatic brain injury, is Hypertonic Saline more effective than Mannitol , when measuring neurological recovery OR survival?
  4. Being answered: In cats with permethrin intoxication is Intralipid IVLE therapy or ClinOleic IVLE therapy more effective in reducing time to recovery?
  5. Being answered: In adult cats with lower urinary tract disease, is behavioural management more effective than drug management in reducing the risk of relapse?
  6. Being answered: In adult male cats with a urethra blockage, is indwelling catheterisation more effective than percutaneous drainage in reducing the incidence of recurrence?
  7. Being answered: In cats with traumatic brain injury, is Hypertonic Saline more effective than Lactated Ringer's solution (LRS), when measuring neurological recovery OR survival?
  8. Answer me: In cats with Methaldehyde intoxications, are benzodiazepines (such as diazepam or midazolam) more effective than Methocarbamol in relaxing muscles/reducing occurrence of seizures?
  9. Being answered: In cats, is urinalysis more effective than ultrasound in diagnosing chronic lethargy?
  10. Being answered: In cats, is urinalysis more effective than radiography in diagnosing chronic lethargy?

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