Feline hyperthyroidism reported in primary-care veterinary practices in England: prevalence, associated factors and spatial distribution

Article English OPEN
Stephens, M J; O'Neill, D G; Church, D B; McGreevy, P D; Thomson, P C; Brodbelt, D C; Sydney; VMD;

Feline hyperthyroidism is a commonly diagnosed endocrinopathy that can have a substantial deleterious impact on the welfare of affected cats. This study aimed to estimate the prevalence, associated factors and geographical distribution for feline hyperthyroidism in Engl... View more
  • References (14)
    14 references, page 1 of 2

    Gerber, H., Peter, H., Ferguson, D. C., Peterson, M. E. 1994 Etiopathology of feline Kulldorff, M. 1997 A spatial scan statistic. Communications in Statistics: Theory and Methods 26, 1481-1496.

    Kulldorff, M., Nagarwalla, N. 1995 Spatial disease clusters: detection and inference. Statistics in Medicine 14, 799-810.

    Lawson, A. B., Williams, F. L. R. 1993 Applications of extraction mapping in environmental epidemiology. Statistics in Medicine 12, 1249-1258.

    Martin, K. M., Rossing, M. A., Ryland, L.. M., DiGiacomo, R., F., Freitag, W. A. 2000 Evaluation of dietary and environmental risk factors for hyperthyroidism in cats. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 217, 853-856.

    Miyamoto, T., Miyata, I., Kurobane, K., Kamijima, Y., Tani, H., Sasai, K., Baba, E. 2002 Prevalence of feline hyperthyroidism in Osaka and the Chugoku Region. Journal of the Japan Veterinary Medical Association 55, 289-292.

    NOAH 2012 Compendium of Data Sheets for Animal Medicines. National Office of Animal Health.

    Olczak, J., Jones, B. R., Pfeiffer, D. U., Squires, R. A. Morris, R. S. Markwell, P. J. 2004 Multivariate analysis of risk factors for feline hyperthyroidism in New Zealand. New Zealand Veterinary Journal 53, 53-58.

    Peter, H. J., Gerber, H., Studer, H., Becker, D. V., Peterson, M. E. 1987 Autonomy of growth and of iodine metabolism in hyperthyroid feline goiters transplanted onto nude mice. The Journal of clinical investigation 80, 491-498.

    Peterson, M. E. 2006 Radioiodine treatment of hyperthyroidism. Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice 21, 34-39.

    Rothman K. J., Greenland, S., Lash, T. L. 2008 Modern Epidemiology (3rd edition). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark