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Professor Cathy McGowan BVSc, MACVSc, DEIM, Dip ECEIM, PhD, CertVBM, FHEA, FRCVS

Professor of Equine Internal Medicine Equine Clinical Science


Selected Publications

  1. Equine metabolic syndrome in UK native ponies and cobs is highly prevalent with modifiable risk factors. (Journal article - 2021)
  2. Epidemiology of pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction: A systematic literature review of clinical presentation, disease prevalence and risk factors (Journal article - 2018)
  3. Efficacy of pergolide for the management of equine pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction: A systematic review (Journal article - 2020)
  4. Evaluation of basal plasma α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone and adrenocorticotrophic hormone concentrations for the diagnosis of pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction from a population of aged horses (Journal article - 2013)
  5. Prevalence, risk factors and clinical signs predictive for equine pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction in aged horses (Journal article - 2013)
  6. Evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of basal plasma adrenocorticotrophic hormone concentration for diagnosing pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction in horses: A systematic review (Journal article - 2021)
  7. Translating research into practice: Adoption of endocrine diagnostic testing in cases of equine laminitis (Journal article - 2021)
  8. Lamellar pathology in horses with pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (Journal article - 2016)
  9. Pathology of Natural Cases of Equine Endocrinopathic Laminitis Associated With Hyperinsulinemia. (Journal article - 2015)
  10. Paradigm shifts in understanding equine laminitis (Journal article - 2018)