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Publications of the "Clinical Research" team members


Belo, L., Serrano, I., Cunha, E., Carneiro, C., Tavares, L., Carreira, L.M., Oliveira, M., 2018. Skin asepsis protocols as a preventive measure of surgical site infections in dogs: chlorhexidine-alcohol versus povidone-iodine. BMC Vet Res 14, 95.


Mestrinho, L.A., Louro, J.M., Gordo, I.S., Niza, M.M.R.E., Requicha, J.F., Force, J.G., Gawor, J.P., 2018. Oral and dental anomalies in purebred, brachycephalic Persian and Exotic cats. JAVMA - J. Am.  Vet. Med. Assoc. 253, 66-72.


Dias, J.N.R., Aguiar, S.I., Pereira, D.M., André, A.S., Gano, L., Correia, J.D.G., Carrapiço, B., Rütgen, B., Malhó, R., Peleteiro, C., Goncalves, J., Rodrigues, C.M.P., Gil, S., Tavares, L., Aires-da-Silva, F. 2018. The histone deacetylase inhibitor panobinostat is a potent antitumor agent in canine diffuse large B-cell lymphomaOncotarget 9:28586-28598.


Mestrinho, L.A., 2018. Current Status and Future Perspectives in Canine Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Vet Pathol 55, 200-201.



Alves-Pimenta, S., Ginja, M.M., Fernandes, A.M., Ferreira, A.J., Melo-Pinto, P., Colaca, B., 2017. Computed tomography and radiographic assessment of congruity between the ulnar trochlear notch and humeral trochlea in large breed dogs. Vet. Comp. Orthop Traumatol 30, 8-14.

Angelo, D.F., Monje, F.G., Gonzalez-Garcia, R., Little, C.B., Monico, L., Pinho, M., Santos, F.A., Carrapico, B., Goncalves, S.C., Morouco, P., Alves, N., Moura, C., Wang, Y.D., Jeffries, E., Gao, J., Sousa, R., Neto, L.L., Caldeira, D., Salvado, F., 2017. Bioengineered temporomandibular joint disk implants: Study protocol for a two-phase exploratory randomized preclinical pilot trial in 18 black Merino sheep (TEMPOJIMS). JMIR Res. Protoc. 6, 12-21.

Félix, N.M., Goy-Thollot, I., Walton, R.S., Borralho, P.M., Pissara, H., Matos, A.S., Rodrigues, C.M.P., Niza, M.M.R.E., 2017. Etomidate decreases adrenal gland apoptosis and necrosis associated with hemorrhagic shock in a rat model (Rattus norvegicus). Cogent Biol. 3, 1393864.

Felix, N.M., Leal, R.O., Goy-Thollot, I., Walton, R.S., Bento, S.A., Mateus, L.M., Matos, A.S., Niza, M.M.R.E., 2017. Effects of buprenorphine in the adrenal, thyroid, and cytokine intra-operative responses in a rat model (Rattus norvegicus): a preliminary study. Iranian J. Basic Med. Sci. 20, 368-379.

Martins, J., Colaco, B., Alves-Pimenta, S., Ferreira, A., Ginja, M., 2017. Effects of pelvis rotation on the projected radiographic position of the femoral head in relationship to the acetabulum. Veterinarni Medicina 62, 377-385.

Martins, J., Colaco, B., Alves-Pimenta, S., Orden, J.M.G., Ferreira, A., Ginja, M., 2017. Femoral rotation and relationship between the femoral head and the acetabulum. Veterinarni Medicina 62, 589-595.

Mestrinho, L.A., Faisca, P., Peleteiro, M.C., Niza, M.M.R.E., 2017. PCNA and grade in 13 canine oral squamous cell carcinomas: association with prognosis. Vet. Comp. Oncol. 15, 18-24.

Mestrinho, L.A., Pissarra, H., Carvalho, S., Peleteiro, M.C., Gawor, J., Niza, M.M.R.E., 2017. Comparison of histological and proliferation features of canine oral squamous cell carcinoma based on intraoral location: 36 cases. J Vet Dent 34, 92-99.

Resende, A.P., Silva, B., Braz, B.S., Nunes, T., Goncalves, L., Delgado, E., 2017. Ex vivo permeation of erythropoietin through porcine conjunctiva, cornea, and sclera. Drug Deliv. Transl. Res. 7, 625-631.



Baltar, M., Costa, A., Carreira, L.M., 2016. A pilot study exploring the plasma potassium variation in dogs undergoing steroid therapy and its clinical importance. Top Companion Anim M 31, 73-77.

Basso, M.A., Marques, C., Santos, M., Duarte, A., Pissarra, H., Carreira, L.M., Gomes, L., Valerio-Bolas, A., Tavares, L., Santos-Gomes, G., Pereira da Fonseca, I., 2016. Successful treatment of feline leishmaniosis using a combination of allopurinol and N-methyl-glucamine antimoniate. JFMS open reports 2, 1-7.

Carreira, L.M., Ferreira, A., 2016. Morphological variations in the transverse venous sinus anatomy of dogs and its relationship to skull landmarks. Anatomia Histologia Embryologia 45, 308-318.

Delgado, E., Silva, J.X., Pissarra, H., Peleteiro, M.C., Dubielzig, R.R., 2016. Late prostatic metastasis of an uveal melanoma in a miniature Schnauzer dog. Clin. Case Rep. 4, 647-652.

Gordo, I., Mestrinho, L.A., Minderico, M.M., Leal, N.M., Hamaide, A.J., 2016. Use of a Boari flap and renal descensus as treatment for proximal ureteral rupture in a cat. JAVMA - J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 249, 406-410.

Martins, J., Colaco, B.J., Ferreira, A.J., Ginja, M.M., 2016. Analysis of pelvic rotation on the standard hip ventrodorsal extended radiographic view. Vet. Comp. Orthop. Traumatol. 29, 68-74.

Couto, N., Martins, J., Lourenco, A.M., Pomba, C., Varela, A. 2016. Identification of vaccine candidate antigens of Staphylococcus pseudintermedius by whole proteome characterization and serological proteomic analyses. J. Proteomics 133:113-124 

Mira, F., Costa, A., Mendes, E., Azevedo, P., Carreira, L.M. 2016. Influence of music and its genres on respiratory rate and pupil diameter variations in cats under general anaesthesia: contribution to promoting patient safety. J. Feline Med. Surg. 18:150-159. 

Mira, F., Costa, A., Mendes, E., Azevedo, P., Carreira, L.M., 2016. A pilot study exploring the effects of musical genres on the depth of general anaesthesia assessed by haemodynamic responses. J Feline Med Surg 18, 673-678.

Felix, N.M., Goy-Thollot, I., Walton, R.S., Gil, S.A., Mateus, L.M., Matos, A.S., Niza, M., 2016. Effects of etomidate in the adrenal and cytokine responses to hemorrhagic shock in rats. Eur. J. Inflam. 14, 147-161.

Lima, M.S., Cota, J.B., Vaz, Y.M., Ajuda, I.G., Pascoal, R.A., Carolino, N., Hjerpe, C.A., 2016. Glucose intolerance in dairy goats with pregnancy toxemia: Lack of correlation between blood pH and beta hydroxybutyric acid values. Can. Vet. J. 57, 635-640.

Lima, M.S., Silveira, J.M., Carolino, N., Lamas, L.P., Pascoal, R.A., Hjerpe, C.A., 2016. Usefulness of clinical observations and blood chemistry values for predicting clinical outcomes in dairy goats with pregnancy toxaemia. Irish Vet. J. 69, 16.

Lourenco, A.M., Schmidt, V., Sao Braz, B., Nobrega, D., Nunes, T., Duarte-Correia, J.H., Matias, D., Maruhashi, E., Reme, C.A., Nuttall, T., 2016. Efficacy of proactive long-term maintenance therapy of canine atopic dermatitis with 0.0584% hydrocortisone aceponate spray: a double-blind placebo controlled pilot study. Vet Dermatol 27, 88-E25.

Maruhashi, E., Sao Braz, B., Nunes, T., Pomba, C., Belas, A., Duarte-Correia, J.H., Lourenco, A.M., 2016. Efficacy of medical grade honey in the management of canine otitis externa - a pilot study. Vet Dermatol 27, 93-E27.

Resende, A.P., Braz, B.S., Delgado, E., 2016. Ocular erythropoietin penetration after subconjunctival administration in glaucomatous rats. Ophthal Res 56, 104-110.

Oliveira, M., Tavares, M., Gomes, D., Touret, T., São Braz, B., Tavares, L., Semedo-Lemsaddek, T., 2016. Virulence traits and antibiotic resistance among enterococci isolated from dogs with periodontal disease. Comp. Immunol. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 46, 27-31.

Semedo-Lemsaddek, T., Tavares, M., Sao Braz, B., Tavares, L., Oliveira, M. 2016. Enterococcal infective endocarditis following periodontal disease in dogs. Plos One 11:e0146860

Santos, M., Carreira, L.M., 2016. Insight of dogs' inner mandible anatomy using mathematical models. Anatomia Histologia Embryologia 45, 479-484.

Santos, M., Carreira, L.M., 2016. Mathematical equation for prediction of cat mandibular canal height dimension based on canine tooth width measurement. J Feline Med Surg 18, 452-456.

Serrão, I., Braz, B.S., Figueiredo, M.D., Coimbra, M., Brancal, H., Fernandes, M.C., Lopes, A.P., Pimenta, P., Martins, Â., Pereira, A., Silva, P., Neves, N., Nunes, T., Campino, L., Cortes, H., Dias, M., Nogueira, J., Mendão, C., Cardoso, L., Maia, C., 2016. Preliminary report on the prevalence of Angiostrongylus vasorum infection in dogs from Portugal adopting a commercially available test kit for serological analysis. Vet. Parasitol.: Regional Studies Rep. 3-4, 57-59.



Duarte, A., Marques, V., Duarte Correia, J.H., Neto, I., São Bráz, B., Rodrigues, C., Martins, T., Rosado, R., Ferreira, J.P., Santos-Reis, M., Tavares, L. 2015. Molecular detection of haemotropic Mycoplasma species in urban and rural cats from Portugal. J. Feline Med. Surg. 17:516-522.

Leal, R.O., Gil, S., Duarte, A., McGahie, D., Sepúlveda, N., Niza, M.M.R.E., Tavares, L. 2015. Evaluation of viremia, proviral load and cytokine profile in naturally feline immunodeficiency virus infected cats treated with two different protocols of recombinant feline interferon omega. Res. Vet. Sci. 99:87-95. 

Carreira, L.M., Dias, D., Azevedo, P., 2015. Relationship between gender, age, and weight and the serum ionized calcium variations in dog periodontal disease evolution. Top. Companion Anim. Med. 30:51-56.

Carreira, L.M., Dias, D., Azevedo, P., 2015. Serum ionized calcium quantification for staging canine periodontal disease: A preliminary study. Top. Companion Anim. Med. 30:48-50. 

Carreira, L.M., Ferreira, A., 2015. Anatomical variations in the pseudosylvian fissure morphology of brachy-, dolicho-, and mesaticephalic dogs. Anat. Rec.  298:1255-1260. 

Carreira, L.M., Ferreira, A., 2015. Longitudinal cerebral fissure anatomy variations in brachy-, dolicho- and mesaticephalic dogs and their importance to brain surgery. Anat. Rec. 298, 1612-1621. 

Mestrinho, L.A., Pissarra, H., Faisca, P.B., Braganca, M., Peleteiro, M.C., Niza, M.M.R.E., 2015. p63 and E-cadherin expression in canine oral squamous cell carcinoma. Vet. Pathol. 52:614-620.

Dias, C., Carreira, L.M., 2015. Serum ionised calcium as a prognostic risk factor in the clinical course of pancreatitis in cats. J. Feline Med. Surg. 17:984-990. 

Boal, S., Carreira, L.M., 2015. Serum and synovial fluid C-reactive protein level variations in dogs with degenerative joint disease and their relationships with physiological parameters. Vet. Res. Commun. 39:163-169. 



Mestrinho, L.A., Faísca, P.B., Niza, M.M.R.E. 2014. Parotid salivary duct stenosis following caudal maxillectomy. J. Vet. Dent. 31:40-43.

Canejo-Teixeira, R., Oliveira, M., Pissarra, H., Niza, M.M.R.E., Vilela, C.L., 2014. A mixed population of Helicobacter pylori, Helicobacter bizzozeronii and "Helicobacter heilmannii" in the gastric mucosa of a domestic cat. Irish Vet. J. 67:25

Elias, M.A., Duarte, A., Nunes, T., Lourenco, A.M., Braz, B.S., Vicente, G., Henriques, J., Tavares, L., 2014. Influence of chemotherapy for lymphoma in canine parvovirus DNA distribution and specific humoral immunity. Comp. Immunol. Microbiol. Infectious Dis. 37:313-320. 

Gil, S., Leal, R.O., McGahie, D., Sepulveda, N., Duarte, A., Niza, M.M.R.E., Tavares, L., 2014. Oral Recombinant Feline Interferon-Omega as an alternative immune modulation therapy in FIV positive cats: Clinical and laboratory evaluation. Res. Vet. Sci. 96:79-85. 

Leal, R.O., Gil, S., Sepulveda, N., McGahie, D., Duarte, A., Niza, M.M.R.E., Tavares, L., 2014. Monitoring acute phase proteins in retrovirus infected cats undergoing feline interferon-omega therapy. J. Small Anim. Pract. 55:39-45. 

Pereira, G.D., Fragoso, S., Morais, D., de Brito, M.T.V., de Sousa, L., 2014. Comparison of interpretation of cat's behavioral needs between veterinarians, veterinary nurses, and cat owners. J. Vet. Behav. 9:324-328. 



Leal, R.O., Gil, S., Brito, M.T.V., McGahie, D., Niza, M.M.R.E., Tavares, L. 2013. The use of oral recombinant feline interferon omega in two cats with type II diabetes mellitus and concurrent feline chronic gingivostomatitis syndrome. Ir. Vet. J. 66:19.

Mestrinho, L.A., Gonçalves, T., Parreira, P.B., Niza, M.M.R.E., Hamaide, A.J. 2013. Xanthine urolithiasis causing bilateral ureteral obstruction in a young cat. J. Feline Med. Surg. 15:911-916.

Delgado, E. 2013. Dacryops of the lacrimal gland in a dog. Vet. Ophthalmol.,16:153-158.

Resende, A.P., São Braz, B., Delgado, E. 2013. Alternative route for erythropoietin ocular administration. Graefe Arch. Clin. Exp. Ophtalmol. 251:2051-2059.

Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales Luís, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2013. Myogenic oscillations in rabbit ocular vasculature are very low frequency. Ophthalmic Res. 50:123-128.

Mestrinho, L.A., Runhau, J., Bragança, M., Niza, M.M.R.E. 2013. Risk assessment on Feline tooth resorption: a Portuguese clinical case control study. J. Vet. Dent. 30:78-83.



Delgado, E. 2012. Symblepharon secondary to ophthalmomyiasis externa in a dog. Vet. Ophthalmol. 15:200-205.

Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales-Luis, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2012. Modulation of vasomotive activity in rabbit external ophthalmic artery by neuropeptides. J. Ophthalmol. 2012: Article ID: 498565.

Mestrinho, L.A., Bernardo, E., Niza, M.M.R., Lloret, A., Buracco, P. 2012. Neoadjuvant chemo-radiotherapy and surgery as treatment for oral maxillary squamous cell carcinoma in a dog. Aust. Vet. J. 90:264-268.

Mestrinho Lisa, A. Ferreira, Carina A., Lopes António, Niza, Maria M.R.E., Hamaide, Annick J. 2012. Open surgical correction combined with an external splint for correction of a non-compliant pectus excavatum in a cat. J. Feline Med. Surg. 14: 151–154.

Niza, M.M.R.E., Ferreira, R.L., Coimbra, I.V., Guerreiro, H.M., Félix, N., Villa de Brito, M.T., Vilela, C.L. 2012. Effects of pine processionary caterpillar Thaumetopoea pityocampa contact in dogs: 41 cases (2002-2006). Zoonoses Public Health 59:35–38.



Garcia, E., Hultgren, J., Fällman, P., Geust, J., Algers, B., Stilwell, G., Gunnarsson, S., Rodriguez-Martinez, H. 2011. Oestrous intensity is positively associated with reproductive outcome in high-producing dairy cows. Livest. Sci. 139:191–195.

Stilwell, G., Campos de Carvalho, R. 2011. Clinical outcome of calves with failure of passive transfer as diagnosed by a commercially available IgG quick test kit. Can. Vet. J. 52:524–526.

Lourenço-Martins, A.M., Delgado, E., Neto, I., Peleteiro, M.C, Morais-Almeida, M., Correia, J.H. 2011. Allergic conjunctivitis and conjunctival provocation tests in atopic dogs. Vet. Ophthalmol. 14:248-256.

Belas, A., Braz, B.S., Moreira, A., Carrapico, B. 2011. Distribution of animal poisoning in some Portuguese regions. Toxicol. Lett. 205:S228.

Carreira, L.M., Ferreira, A., Burilo, F.L. 2011. The dorsal sagittal venous sinus anatomical variations in brachycephalic, dolichocephalic, and mesocephalic dogs and their significance for brain surgery. Anat. Rec. (Hoboken) 294:1920–1929.



Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales-Luis, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2010. Endothelin-1 effects on spontaneous oscillations in choroidal arterioles. Acta Ophthalmol., 88:742-747.

Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales-Luis, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2010. L-Arg and L-NAME effects on vasomotion in isolated rabbit eyes. Ophthalmic Res. 43:113-121.

Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales-Luis, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2010. Amlodipine effects on arterial vasomotion in an isolated rabbit eye. Graefes Arch. Clin. Exp. Ophthalmol, 248:213-221.

Delgado, E., Pissarra, H., Sales Luís, J., Peleteiro, M.C. 2010. Amelanotic uveal cyst in a Yorkshire terrier dog. Vet. Ophthalmol. 14:1-5

Lourenço Martins, A.M., Peleteiro, M.C., Duarte Correia, J.H., Morais–Almeida, M. 2010. Can dog really be the atopic’s best friend?–Thoughts on the potential of canine models for the study of human atopic dermatitis. Rev. Port. Imunoalergol. 18:405-418.

Mouro, S., Vilela, C.L., Niza, M.M.R.E. 2010. Clinical and bacteriological assessment of dog-to-dog bite wounds. Vet. Microbiol. 144:127-132.

Stilwell, G., Peleteiro, M.C. 2010. Uterine adenocarcinoma with pulmonary, liver and mesentery metastasis in a Holstein cow. Vet. Med. Int. 2010:Article ID: 727856.

Ginja, M.M.D., Silvestre, A.M., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Ferreira, A.J.A. 2010. Diagnosis, genetic and preventive management of canine hip dysplasia: A review. Vet. J. 184:269-276.



Delgado, E., Marques-Neves, C., Rocha, I., Sales-Luis, J., Silva-Carvalho, L. 2009. Intrinsic vasomotricity and adrenergic effects in a model of isolated rabbit eye. Acta Ophthalmol. 87: 443-449.

Delgado, E., Sales Luís, J. 2009. Bilateral symblepharon secondary to ophthalmomyiasis in a dog. Vet. Ophthalmol. 12:379 (DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-5224.2011.00962.x)

Ginja, M.M.D., Ferreira, A.J.A., Jesus, S.S., Melo-Pinto, P., Bulas-Cruz, J., Orden, M.A., San Roman, F., Llorens-Pena, M.P., Gonzalo-Orden J.M. 2009. Comparison of clinical, radiographiv, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging methods for early prediction of canine hip laxity and dysplasia. Vet. Radiol. Ultrasound 50:135-142.

Ginja, M.M.D., Silvestre, A.M., Colaço J., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M, Melo-Pinto, P., Bulas-Cruz J., Orden, M. A., Llorens-Pena, M. P., Ferreira, A.J.A. 2009. Hip dysplasia in estrela mountain dogs. Prevalence and genetic trends. Vet. J. 182:275-282.