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Bruno H Pypendop- DrMedVet, PhD
Professor
Surgical & Radiological Sciences


   

Research Focus

Clinical pharmacology of anesthetic and analgesic agents in animal species, with an emphasis on cats.

Specialty Focus

Veterinary anesthesiology

Education

1999 PhD Clinical pharmacology, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
1992 DrMedVet Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
1989 Candidate Vet Sci Veterinary Science, Catholic University of Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Honors and Awards

2002 Myrtle L. Oliver Memorial Resident Research Award
2001 Surgivet/Anesco Award, ACVA annual meeting, New Orleans, October 2001 “Hemodynamic effects of nitrous oxide in isoflurane-anesthetized cats”
1992 Prix des Annales de Médecine Vétérinaire, Liege, Belgium ”Sedation and skin testing in the dog”

Licenses

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Transmucosal absorption and analgesic efficacy of opioids in cats: a pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic study, (Principal Investigator), Winn Feline Foundation (Miller Trust) and Center for Companion Animal Health

Principal Investigator, Pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics of buccal buprenorphine in cats, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health/San Francisco Foundation

Principal Investigator, Determination of the effective plasma concentration of alfaxalone in cats, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health/San Francisco Foundation

Co-Investigator, Evaluation of tramadol for analgesia in geriatric cats with pain due to osteoarthritis, Alonso Guedes (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Principal Investigator, Dexmedetomidine for antinociception in cats: a pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic study, (Principal Investigator), Winn Feline Foundation and Center for Companion Animal Health

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2011 Shilo Y, Pypendop BH, Barter LS, Epstein SE Thymoma removal in a cat with acquired myasthenia gravis: a case report and literature review of anesthetic techniques Vet Anaesth Analg,
  • Link Icon 2011 Pypendop BH, Brosnan RJ, Ilkiw JE Use of naltrexone to antagonize high doses of remifentanil in cats: a dose-finding study Vet Anaesth Analg,
  • Link Icon 2011 Pypendop BH, Barter LS, Stanley SD, Ilkiw JE Hemodynamic effects of dexmedetomidine in isoflurane-anesthetized cats Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia,
  • Link Icon 2011 Kelly KR, Pypendop BH, Grayson JK, Stanley SD, Christe KL, Summers LM, Lerche NW Pharmacokinetics of oxymorphone in Titi monkeys (Callicebus spp.) and Rhesus Macaques (Macaca mulatta) J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci,
  • Link Icon 2011 Siao KT, Pypendop BH, Stanley SD, Ilkiw JE Pharmacokinetics of amantadine in cats J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • Link Icon 2011 Siao KT, Pypendop BH, Stanley SD, Ilkiw JE Pharmacokinetics of oxymorphone in cats J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • Link Icon 2010 Pypendop BH, Siao KT, Ilkiw JE Thermal antinociceptive effect of orally administered gabapentin in healthy cats Am J Vet Res,
  • Link Icon 2010 Reid P, Pypendop BH, Ilkiw JE The effects of intravenous gabapentin administration on the minimum alveolar concentration of isoflurane in cats Anesth Analg,
  • Link Icon 2010 Siao KT, Pypendop BH, Ilkiw JE Pharmacokinetics of gabapentin in cats Am J Vet Res,
  • Link Icon 2010 Boscan P, Pypendop BH, Siao KT, Francey T, Dowers K, Cowgill L, Ilkiw JE Fluid balance, glomerular filtration rate, and urine output in dogs anesthetized for an orthopedic surgical procedure Am J Vet Res,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2011 Pypendop BH: Anesthesia in the patient with cardiac disease, Cote E, Sleeper M, Meurs K, Macdonald K, (ed), Feline Cardiology, Ames. 411-21.

2011 Pypendop BH, Ilkiw JE: Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, Little S, (ed), The Cat, Clinical Medicine and Management, Philadelphia. 112-50.

2008 Pypendop BH, Barter LS: Pharmacologic management of pain for patients with neurologic disease, Dewey CW, (ed), A Practical Guide to Canine and Feline Neurology. 2nd Edition, Ames, Iowa. 585-98.

2006 Pypendop BH: Jet ventilation, Hopper K, Silverstein DC, (ed), Handbook of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, St Louis. 910-12.

2006 Pypendop BH: Capnography, Hopper K, Silverstein DC, (ed), Handbook of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, St Louis. 875-7.