LOUISE SOUTHWOOD
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New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
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Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA
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LOUISE SOUTHWOOD, BVSc, MS, PhD, BSc (Vet)

Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care (CE), University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Clinical Specialties: Emergency Services/Critical Care
Research Areas: Equine colic, Equine duodenitis-proximal jejunitis, Equine gastrointestinal disease
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University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Dept of Clinical Studies
New Bolton Center
382 West Street Road

Equine gastrointestinal disease particularly colic and colic surgery; early identification of horses with a strangulating intestinal obstruction; infection and complications following colic surgery; recurrent colic, gut microbiome; equine emergency surgery and critical care.

Equine gastrointestinal disease particularly colic and colic surgery; early identification of horses with a strangulating intestinal obstruction; infection and complications following colic surgery; recurrent colic, gut microbiome; equine emergency surgery and critical care.

Aitken M, Stefanovski D, Southwood LL* Serum amyloid A in postoperative colic patients Vet Surg 48: 143-151, 2019.

Boorman S, Stefanovski D, Southwood LL Is Age a Risk Factor for the development of Post-Operative Reflux following Small Intestinal Colic Surgery? Vet Surg : , 2019.

Stewart HS, Southwood LL*, Indugu N, Vecchiarelli B, Engiles JB, Pitta D Differences in the equine faecal microbiota between horses presenting to a tertiary referral hospital for colic compared to an elective surgical procedure Equine Vet J [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1111/evj.13010: , 2018 .

Stewart HL, Engiles JB, Stefanovski D, Southwood L* Clinical and Intestinal Histologic Features of Horses Treated for Recurrent Colic: 66 cases(2006-2015) J Am Vet Med Assoc 252: 1279-1288, 2018.

Stewart HL, Southwood LL, Engiles J, Pita D Characterization of the fecal microbiota of healthy horse Am J Vet Re 79: 811-819, 2018.

Cacciolatti C, Meyer-Ficca ML, Southwood LL, Meyer RG, Bertolotti L, Zarucco L In-vitro effects of poly(ADP-Ribose) polymerase inhibitors in an equine model of inflammation. Am J Vet Res : , 2018.

Vanderbroek A, Reef V, Aitken M, Southwood LL* Assessing gastrointestinal motility in healthy horses comparing auscultation, ultrasonography and an acoustic gastrointestinal surveillance biosensor: A randomized, blinded, controlled crossover proof of principle study. Equine Vet J. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1111/evj.12990. : , 2018.

Ziegler AL, Freeman CK, Fogle CA, Burke MJ, Davis JL, Cook VL, Southwood LL, Blikslager AT Multicenter, blinded, randomized clinical trial comparing the use of flunixin meglumine and firocoxib in horses with small intestinal strangulating obstruction. Equine Vet J [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1111/evj.13013: , 2018.

Southwood LL, Lindborg S, Meyer M, Aceto HW Influence of Salmonella status on the long-term outcome of horses after colic surgery Vet Surg 46: 780-788, 2017.

Daunard SJM, Southwood LL*, Aceto HW, Tomassone L, Zarucco L Are patient age and incisional length associated with surgical site infection? Vet J 217: 3-7, 2016.

BVSc University of Sydney, 1993

MS Colorado State University, 1998

PhD Colorado State University, 2002

BSc (Vet) University of Sydney, 1991