Hyperthyroidism, CRF, and hypertension Links:
Yahoo! Group - A support list for people whose cats have been
diagnosed as hyperthyroid (hypothyroid also welcome). To share
information and experiences.
in the Cat - Washington State University College of Veterinary
Medicine, Pet Health Topics
Iodine Treatment of Hyperthyroid Cats - Washington State University
College of Veterinary Medicine
Hyperthyroidism - David Bruyette, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM. WSAVA
Dr. Bruyette's Home
Page - Click "Dr D. Bruyette" on the left, then
click "Feline Endo Update" or "Hyperthyroidism."
Page - MarVista Vet.
Hyperthyroidism - Winn Feline Foundation.
Hyperthyroidism - Long Beach Animal Hospital.
Hyperthyroidism - Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists.
in Cats - Pawprints and Purrs
and safety of once versus twice daily administration of methimazole
in cats with hyperthyroidism - PubMed abstract. Recommends
twice daily administration of methimazole.
of transdermal methimazole in a pluronic lecithin organogel (PLO)
in healthy cats - PubMed abstract on the use of transdermal
cream of methimazole (Tapazole)
methimazole treatment in cats with hyperthyroidism - PubMed
abstract. This one is newer (April, 2003). It reports the effectiveness
of transdermal methimazole.
Chronic Kidney Failure (CRF)
Yahoo! Group - "The Big CRF List." The original
email list about Chronic Renal Failure in cats, started in February
1997. This is a caring, supportive, safe place to share your feelings,
get information, and exchange ideas. You'll find people in all
stages of the disease here from the worried newcomers, to the
seasoned "old hands", to the grief-stricken who have recently
lost a beloved companion, to those whose CRF kitties have passed
on and stay here to lend a hand.
Feline CRF Information
Center - Avatar's site. Full of very comprehensive information
on feline CRF.
Tanya's UK Feline CRF Information
Centre - Another site with comprehensive information on feline
of Renal Function: What Can Be Done In Practice - 27 WSAVA
of Benazepril in Chronic Renal Insufficiency in Cats: Interim
Results from the Benric Clinical Trial - 27 WSAVA Congress.
Hypertension (high blood pressure)
and kidney disease - Animal Health Trust, UK.
Hypertension: Diagnosis and Management - 27 WSAVA Congress.
Hypertension: Clinical Findings and Response To Antihypertensive
Treatment in 30 Cases - VSPN
Hypertension - Long Beach Animal Hospital.
in Dogs and Cats - Newman Veterinary Medical Services.
in Renal Diseases and Failure. The Practical Aspect - 27 WSAVA
Blood Pressure Measurements in Dogs And Cats - 27 WSAVA Congress.
Manifestations of Systemic Hypertension in Dogs and Cats -
27 WSAVA Congress.
of Systemic Hypertension in Cats - WSAVA 2001.