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  • In canine acute diarrhoea with no identifiable cause, does daily oral probiotic improve the clinical outcomes? 10th October 2019
    PICO question In canine acute diarrhoea with no identifiable cause, does a daily probiotic supplement in diet, compared to no probiotic supplement, provide better clinical outcomes? Clinical bottom line Five placebo-controlled trials suggested a daily oral probiotic supplement provides better clinical outcomes to dogs that have acute diarrhoea (present < 14 days) without an identifiable […]
    Jacqueline Oi Ping Tong
  • Is removal of proximo-plantar osteochondral fragments necessary in young Thoroughbreds? 3rd October 2019
    PICO question In young Thoroughbreds with osteochondral fragments of the proximo-plantar aspect of the proximal phalanx, does pre-emptive surgical removal of the fragments compared to conservative (non-surgical) management reduce the incidence of subsequent lameness? Clinical bottom line There is currently insufficient data to determine the impact, on subsequent lameness, of conservative versus surgical management of […]
    Julia Dubuc