Publications

Publications in Scientific Journals with impact factor (from PubMed)

Year 2018

Brandao IR, Zini E, Reusch CE, Lutz TA, Osto M.

Establishment of a protocol for the isolation of feline pancreatic islets.

Physiology and Behavior. 2018;186:79-81.

 

Hahn H, Specchi S, Masseau I, Reinero C, Benchekroun G, Rechy J, Seiler G, Pey P.

The computed tomographic "tree-in-bud" pattern: Characterization and comparison with radiographic and clinical findings in 36 cats.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2018;9:32-42.

 

Legnani S, Zini E, Roccabianca P, Funiciello B, Zanna G.

Dermoscopic analysis of the skin of healthy warmblood horses: a descriptive study of 34 cases in Italy.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2018;29:165-e61.

 

Specchi S, Panopoulοs I, Adrian AM, Spattini G, Morabito S, Paek M.

A "spaghetti sign" in feline abdominal radiographs predicts spleno-systemic collateral circulation.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2018;59:13-17.

 

Vezzosi T, Domenech O, Iacona M, Marchesotti F, Zini E, Venco L, Tognetti R.

Echocardiographic evaluation of the right atrial area index in dogs with pulmonary hypertension.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2018;32:42-47.

 

Davies O, Szladovits B, Polton G, Garden O, Leo C, Lara Garcia A.

Prognostic significance of clinical presentation, induction and rescue treatment in 42 cases of canine centroblastic diffuse large B-cell multicentric lymphoma in the UK.

Veterinary and Comparative Oncology (in press).

 

Fages J, Dunn M, Specchi S, Pey P.

Ultrasound evaluation of the renal pelvis in cats with ureteral obstruction treated with a subcutaneous ureteral bypass: a retrospective study of 27 cases (2010-2015).

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery (in press).

 

Nutt AE, Anderson T, Gracis M, Doran I, Warren-Smith C, Langley-Hobbs SJ.

Open-mouth jaw locking in cats: a literature review and use of computed tomography in three cases.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery (in press).

 

Panopoulos I, Specchi S, Soubasis N, Papastefanou A, Brellou G, Auriemma E.

Multidetector computed tomographic pulmonary angiography in a cat with fatal heartworm disease.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound (in press).

 

Porporato F, Horzinek MC, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Ferri F, Gerardi G, Contiero B, Vezzosi T, Auriemma E, Lutz H, Zini E.

Feline panleukopenia: survival and outcome predictors in 177 cats (2011-2013).

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (in press).

 

Salesov E, Zini E, Riederer A, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Comparison of the pharmacodynamics of protamine zinc insulin and insulin degludec and validation of the continuous glucose monitoring system iPro2 in healthy cats.

Research in Veterinary Science (in press).

 

Zini E, Salesov E, Dupont P, Moretto L, Contiero B, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Glucose concentrations after insulin-induced hypoglycemia and glycemic variability in healthy and diabetic cats.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (in press).

 

Year 2017

Aresu L, Martini V, Benali SL, Brovida C, Cianciolo RE, Dalla Riva R, Trez D, Van Der Lugt JJ, Van Dongen A, Zini E.

European Veterinary Renal Pathology Service: A Survey Over a 7-Year Period (2008-2015).

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2017;31:1459-1468.

 

Bouyssou S, Specchi S, Desquilbet L, Pey P.

Radiographic appearance of presumed noncardiogenic pulmonary edema and correlation with the underlying cause in dogs and cats.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2017;58:259-265.

 

Cavaliere L, Romito G, Domenech O, Venco L.

Heartworm removal guided by transesophageal echocardiography in a dog with naturally acquired caval syndrome.

Journa of the American Animal Hospital Association. 2017;53:96-100.

 

De Lucia M, Bardagi M, Fabbri E, Ferreira D, Ferrer L, Scarampella F, Zanna G, Fondati A.

Rifampicin treatment of canine pyoderma due to multidrug-resistant meticillin-resistant staphylococci: a retrospective study of 32 cases.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2017;28:171-e36.

 

Ferri F, Zini E, Auriemma E, Castagnaro M, Coppola LM, Peano A, Martella V, Decaro N, Kuhnert P, Ferro S.

Splenitis in 33 Dogs.

Veterinary Patholology. 2017;54:147-154.

 

Finotello R, Stefanello D, Zini E, Marconato L.

Comparison of doxorubicin-cyclophosphamide with doxorubicin-dacarbazine for the adjuvant treatment of canine hemangiosarcoma.

Veterinary and Comparative Oncology. 2017;15:25-35.

 

Greci V, Rocchi PM, Sontuoso AF, Olivero D, Capasso A, Raiano V.

Primary fibrosarcoma of the urinary bladder in a cat: follow-up after incomplete surgical excision.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2017;3:2055116917714881.

 

Lacava G, Zini E, Marchesotti F, Domenech O, Romano F, Manzocchi S, Venco L, Auriemma E.

Computed tomography, radiology and echocardiography in cats naturally infected with Aelurostrongylus abstrusus.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2017;19:446-453.

 

Larouche CB, Desmarchelier MR, Specchi S, Langlois I.

Pneumatosis coli in a domestic ferret (Mustela putorius furo).

Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2017;58:383-386.

 

Manzocchi S, Lendner M, Piseddu E, Sebastiani V, Morabito S, Daugschies A, Pantchev N.

Nodular presentation of Dirofilaria repens infection in a cat mimicking a fibrosarcoma.

Veterinary Clinical Pathology. 2017;46:158-163.

 

Morabito S, Auriemma E, Zagarella P, Mercuriali E, Domenech O, Gandini G, Gagliardo T, Zini E, Specchi S.

Computed tomographic and angiographic assessment of spinal extradural arteriovenous fistulas in a dog.

Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2017;58:275-279.

 

Scarampella F, Zanna G, Peano A.

Dermoscopic features in canine dermatophytosis: some preliminary observations.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2017;28:255-256.

 

Schaefer S, Kooistra HS, Riond B, Suchodolski JS, Steiner JM, Prins M, Zini E, Reusch CE.

Evaluation of insulin-like growth factor-1, total thyroxine, feline pancreas-specific lipase and urinary corticoid-to-creatinine ratio in cats with diabetes mellitus in Switzerland and the Netherlands.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2017;19:888-896.

 

Specchi S, Auriemma E, Morabito S, Ferri F, Zini E, Piola V, Pey P, Rossi F.

Evaluation of the computer tomographic “sentinel clot sign” to identify bleeding abdominal organs in dogs with hemoabdomen.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2017;58:18-22.

 

Vezzosi T, Mannucci T, Pistoresi A, Toma F, Tognetti R, Zini E, Domenech O, Auriemma E, Citi S.

Assessment of Lung Ultrasound B-Lines in Dogs with Different Stages of Chronic Valvular Heart Disease.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2017;31:700-704.

 

Vezzosi T, Tognetti R, Buralli C, Arnaboldi C, Calogero G, Marchesotti F, Domenech O.

ECG of the Month.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2017;251:44-46.

 

Wess G, Domenech O, Dukes-McEwan J, Häggström J, Gordon S.

European Society of Veterinary Cardiology screening guidelines for dilated cardiomyopathy in Doberman Pinschers.

Journal of Veterinary Cardiology. 2017;19:405-415.

 

Zanna G, Roccabianca P, Zini E, Legnani S, Scarampella F, Arrighi S, Tosti A.

The usefulness of dermoscopy in canine pattern alopecia: a descriptive study.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2017;28:161-e34.

 

Zanna G, Zini E, Scarampella F, Attanasi A, Arrighi S, Auriemma E.

Ultrasonography as a complementary diagnostic method for evaluating the skin of healthy cats.

Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 2017;81:292-296.

 

Zatelli A, D’Ippolito P, Roura X, Zini E.

Short-term effects of dietary supplementation with amino acids in dogs with proteinuric chronic kidney disease.

Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2017;58:1287-1293.

 

Zini E, Padrutt I, Macha K, Riederer A, Pesaresi M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Use of an implantable pump for controlled subcutaneous insulin delivery in healthy cats.

Veterinary Journal. 2017;219:60-64.

 

Year 2016

Barsotti G, Vezzosi T.

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca exacerbation in a dog treated with systemic atenolol.

Journal of Small Animal Practice. 2016;57:379-381.

 

Giancola F, Fracassi F, Gallucci A, Sadeghinezhad J, Polidoro G, Zini E, Asti M, Chiocchetti R.

Quantification of nitrergic neurons in the myenteric plexus of gastric antrum and ileum of healthy and diabetic dogs.

Autonomic Neuroscience. 2016;197:25-33.

 

Gracis M, Zini E.

Vertical mandibular range of motion in anesthetized dogs and cats.

Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 2016;3:(art)51.

 

Guarracino A, Lacitignola L, Auriemma E, De Monte V, Grasso S, Crovace A, Staffieri F.

Which airway pressure should be applied during breath-hold in dogs undergoing thoracic computed tomography?

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2016;57:475-481.

 

Legnani S, Pantchev N, Forlani A, Zini E, Schares G, Balzer J, Roccabianca P, Ferri F, Zanna G.

Emergence of cutaneous neosporosis in a dog receiving immunosuppressive therapy: molecular identification and management.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2016;27:49-e14.

 

Longo F, Finotti L, Bellini L, Zavan B, Busetto R, Isola M.

Bovine xenograft application for treatment of a metatarsal nonunion fracture in an alpaca (Vicugna pacos).

New Zealand Veterinary Journal. 2016;64:188-192.

 

Longo M, Binanti D, Zagarella PG, Iocca F, Zani D, Ravasio G, Giancamillo MD, Zani DD.

A rare case of pituitary chromophobe carcinoma in a dog: clinical, tomographic and histopathological findings.

Open Veterinary Journal. 2016;6:158-161.

 

Oppliger S, Hilbe M, Hartnack S, Zini E, Reusch CE, Kook PH.

Comparison of serum Spec fPL(™) and 1,2-o-dilauryl-rac-glycero-3-glutaric acid-(6'-methylresorufin) ester assay in 60 cats using standardized assessment of pancreatic histology.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2016;30:764-770.

 

Paltrinieri S, Gradoni L, Roura X, Zatelli A, Zini E. Laboratory tests for diagnosing and monitoring canine leishmaniasis.

Veterinary Clininical Pathology. 2016;45:552-578.

 

Panichi E, Cappellari F, Olimpo M, Piras LA, Radasch R, Ferretti A, Peirone B.

Distal femoral osteotomy using a novel deformity reduction device.

Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology. 2016;29:426-432.

 

Riederer A, Zini E, Salesov E, Fracassi F, Padrutt I, Macha K, Stöckle TM, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Effect of the glucagon-like peptide-1 analogue exenatide extended release in cats with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2016;30:92-100.

 

Santilli RA, Porteiro Vázquez DM, Vezzosi T, Perego M.

Long-term intrinsic rhythm evaluation in dogs with atrioventricular block.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2016;30:58-62.

 

Specchi S, Johnson P, Beauchamp G, Masseau I, Pey P.

Assessment of interobserver agreement and use of selected magnetic resonance imaging variables for differentiation of acute noncompressive nucleus pulposus extrusion and ischemic myelopathy in dogs.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2016;248:1013-1021.

 

Vezzosi T, Buralli C, Marchesotti F, Porporato F, Tognetti R, Zini E, Domenech O.

Diagnostic accuracy of a smartphone electrocardiograph in dogs: comparison with standard 6-lead electrocardiography.

Veterinary Journal. 2016;216:33-37.

 

Vezzosi T, Marchesotti F, Tognetti R, Domenech O.

ECG of the Month. Atrioventricular block (AVB).

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2016;248:1004-1006.

 

Zatelli A, Roura X, D'Ippolito P, Berlanda M, Zini E.

The effect of renal diet in association with enalapril or benazepril on proteinuria in dogs with proteinuric chronic kidney disease.

Open Veterinary Journal. 2016;6:121-127.

 

Zini E, Ferro S, Lunardi F, Zanetti R, Heller RS, Coppola LM, Guscetti F, Osto M, Lutz TA, Cavicchioli L, Reusch CE.

Exocrine pancreas in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Veterinary Pathology. 2016;53:145-152.

 

Zini E, Lunardi F, Zanetti R, Heller RS, Coppola LM, Ferro S, Guscetti F, Osto M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Cavicchioli L.

Endocrine pancreas in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Veterinary Pathology. 2016;53:136-144.

 

Year 2015

Barachetti L, Rampazzo A, Mortellaro CM, Scevola S, Gilger BC.

Use of episcleral cyclosporine implant in dogs with keratoconjunctivitis sicca: pilot study.

Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2015;18:234-241.

 

Bonfanti U, Bertazzolo W, Gracis M, Roccabianca P, Romanelli G, Palermo G, Zini E.

Diagnostic value of cytological analysis of tumours and tumour-like lesions of the oral cavity in dogs and cats: a prospective study on 114 cases.

Veterinary Journal. 2015;205:322-327.

 

Di Cesare A, Traversa D, Manzocchi S, Meloni S, Grillotti E, Auriemma E, Pampurini F, Garofani C, Ibba F, Venco L.

Elusive Angiostrongylus vasorum infections.

Parasites and Vectors. 2015;8:438-447.

 

Gracis M, Molinari E, Ferro S.

Caudal mucogingival lesions secondary to traumatic dental occlusion in 27 cats: macroscopic and microscopic description, treatment and follow-up.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2015;17:318-328.

 

Morello E, Martano M, Zabarino S, Piras LA, Nicoli S, Bussadori R, Buracco P.

Modified semitendinosus muscle transposition to repair ventral perineal hernia in 14 dogs.

Journal of Small Animal Practice. 2015;56:370-376.

 

Olive J, Javard R, Specchi S, Bélanger MC, Bélanger C, Beauchamp G, Alexander K.

Effect of cardiac and respiratory cycles on vertebral heart score measured on

fluoroscopic images of healthy dogs.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2015;246:1091-1097.

 

Padrutt I, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Effects of the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogues exenatide, exenatide extended-release, and of the dipeptidylpeptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor sitagliptin on glucose metabolism in healthy cats.

Research in Veterinary Science. 2015;99:23-29.

 

Pey P, Marcon O, Drigo M, Specchi S, Bertolini G.

Multidetector-row computed tomographic characteristics of presumed preureteral vena cava in cats.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2015;56:359-366.

 

Scarampella F, Zanna G, Peano A, Fabbri E, Tosti A.

Dermoscopic features in 12 cats with dermatophytosis and in 12 cats with self-induced alopecia due to other causes: an observational descriptive study.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2015;26:282-289.

 

Specchi S, Pey P, Javard R, Caron I, Bertolini G.

Mesenteric-reno-caval shunt in an aged dog.

Journal of Small Animal Practice. 2015;56:72.

 

Specchi S, Pey P, Ledda G, Lustgarten M, Thrall D, Bertolini G.

Computed tomographic and ultrasonographic characteristics of cavernous transformation of the obstructed portal vein in small animals.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2015;56:511-519.

 

Venco L, Marchesotti F, Manzocchi S.

Feline heartworm disease: A "Rubik's-cube-like" diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.

Journal of Veterinary Cardiology. 2015;Suppl 1:S190-201.

 

Zanna G, Auriemma E, Arrighi S, Attanasi A, Zini E, Scarampella F.

Dermoscopic evaluation of skin in healthy cats.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2015;26:14-17.

 

Zini E, Hafner M, Kook P, Lutz TA, Ohlerth S, Reusch CE.

Longitudinal evaluation of serum pancreatic enzymes and ultrasonographic findings in diabetic cats without clinically relevant pancreatitis at diagnosis.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2015;29:589-596.

 

Year 2014

Caccamo R, Buracco P, La Rosa G, Cantatore M, Romussi S.

Glottic and skull indices in canine brachycephalic airway obstructive syndrome.

BMC Veterinary Research. 2014;10:12.

 

Cappellari F, Piras L, Panichi E, Ferretti A, Peirone B.

Treatment of antebrachial and crural septic nonunion fractures in dogs using circular external skeletal fixation: a retrospective study.

Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology. 2014;27:297-305.

 

Callegari C, Palermo G, Greco MF, Corrente M, Piseddu E, Auriemma E, Zini E.

Pneumonia associated with Salmonella spp. Infection in a cat receiving cyclosporine.

Schweizerisches Archiv fuer Tierheilkunde. 2014;156:499-503.

 

Finck C, D'Anjou MA, Alexander K, Specchi S, Beauchamp G.

Radiographic diagnosis of mechanical obstruction in dogs based on relative small intestinal external diameters.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2014;55:472-479.

 

Galgano M, Spalla I, Callegari C, Patruno M, Auriemma E, Zanna G, Ferro S, Zini E.

Primary hypothyroidism and thyroid goiter in an adult cat.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2014;28:682-686.

 

Hafner M, Dietiker-Moretti S, Kaufmann K, Mueller C, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Intensive intravenous infusion of insulin in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2014;28:1753-1759.

 

Javard R, Specchi S, Benamou J, Lapointe C, Deffontaines JB, Plante J.

Ileocecocolic volvulus in a German Shepherd dog.

Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2014;55:1096-1099.

 

Pinto da Cunha N, Ghisleni G, Scarampella F, Fabbrini F, Sforna M, Cornegliani L, Caniatti M, Avallone G, Moore P, Roccabianca P.

Cytologic and immunocytochemical characterization of feline progressive histiocytosis.

Veterinary Clinical Pathology. 2014;43:428-436.

 

Specchi S, D'Anjou MA, Carmel EN, Bertolini G.

Computed tomographic characteristics of collateral venous pathways in dogs with caudal vena cava obstruction.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2014;55:531-538.

 

Zini E, Benali S, Coppola L, Guscetti F, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Aresu L.

Renal morphology in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Veterinary Pathology. 2014;51:1143-1150.

 

Year 2013

Callegari C, Mercuriali E, Hafner M, Coppola LM, Guazzetti S, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Survival time and prognostic factors in cats with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus: 114 cases (2000-2009).

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2013;243:91-95.

 

Cavicchioli L, Ferro S, Callegari C, Auriemma E, Zini E, Zappulli V.

Carcinosarcoma of the biliary system in a cat.

Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 2013;25:562-565.

 

Domenech O, Oliveira P.

Transesophageal echocardiography in the dog.

Veterinary Journal. 2013;198:329-338.

 

Hafner M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Evaluation of sensor sites for continuous glucose monitoring in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2013;15:117-123.

 

Locatelli C, Spalla I, Domenech O, Sala E, Brambilla PG, Bussadori C.

Pulmonic stenosis in dogs: survival and risk factors in a retrospective cohort of patients.

Journal of Small Animal Practice. 2013;54:445-452.

 

Osto M, Zini E, Reusch CE, Lutz TA.

Diabetes from humans to cats.

General and Comparative Endocrinology. 2013;182:48-53.

 

Romito G, Côté E, Domenech O.

ECG of the Month.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2013;243:1108-1110.

 

Roura X, Fondati A, Lubas G, Gradoni L, Maroli M, Oliva G, Paltrinieri S, Zatelli A, Zini E.

Prognosis and monitoring of leishmaniasis in dogs: A working group report.

Veterinary Journal. 2013;198:43-47.

 

Silva J, Domenech O, Mavropoulou A, Oliveira P, Locatelli C, Bussadori C.

Transesophageal echocardiography guided patent ductus arteriosus occlusion with a duct occluder.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2013;27:1463-70.

 

Year 2012

Colombo S, Scarampella F, Ordeix L, Roccabianca P.

Dermatophytosis and papular eosinophilic/mastocytic dermatitis (urticaria pigmentosa-like dermatitis) in three Devon Rex cats.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2012;14:498-502.

 

Nicoli S, Morello E, Martano M, Pisoni L, Buracco P.

Double-J ureteral stenting in nine cats with ureteral obstruction.

Veterinary Journal. 2012;194:60-65.

 

Rossi G, Giori L, Campagnola S, Zatelli A, Zini E, Paltrinieri S.

Evaluation of factors that affect analytic variability of urine protein-to-creatinine ratio determination in dogs.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2012;73:779-788.

 

Specchi S, Olive J, Auriemma E, Blond L.

Anatomic variations of feline internal and external jugular veins.

Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 2012;53:367-370.

 

Tschuor F, Zini E, Schellenberg S, Wenger M, Boretti F, Reusch CE.

Evaluation of four different methods to measure plasma IGF-1 concentrations in healthy and diabetic cats, and cats with various diseases.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2012;73:1925-1931.

 

Zanna G, Fondevila D, Ferrer L, Espada Y.

Evaluation of ultrasonography for measurement of skin thickness in Shar-Peis.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2012;73:220-226.

 

Zatelli A, Pierantozzi M, D'Ippolito P, Bigliati M, Zini E.

Effect of dietary supplements in reducing probability of death for uremic crises in dogs affected by chronic kidney disease (Masked RCCT).

Scientific World Journal, 2012;2012:219082.

 

Year 2011

Bergknut N, Auriemma E, Wijsman S, Voorhout G, Hagman R, Lagerstedt AS, Hazewinkel HA, Meij BP.

Evaluation of intervertebral disk degeneration in chondrodystrophic and nonchondrodystrophic dogs by use of Pfirrmann grading of images obtained with low-field magnetic resonance imaging.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2011;72:893-898.

 

Bergknut N, Grinwis G, Pickee E, Auriemma E, Lagerstedt AS, Hagman R, Hazewinkel HA, Meij BP.

Reliability of macroscopic grading of intervertebral disk degeneration in dogs by use of the Thompson system and comparison with low-field magnetic resonance imaging findings.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2011;72:899-904.

 

Brianza SZ, D'Amelio P, Pugno N, Zini E, Zatelli A, Pluviano F, Cabiale K, Galloni M, Isaia GC.

Microdamage accumulation changes according to animal mass: an intraspecies investigation.

Calcified Tissue International. 2011;88:409-415.

 

Dietiker-Moretti S, Mueller C, Sieber-Ruckstuhl N, Tschuor F, Osto M, Franchini M, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Comparison of a continuous glucose monitoring system with a portable blood glucose meter to determine insulin dose in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2011;25:1084-1088.

 

Marconato L, Stefanello D, Valenti P, Bonfanti U, Comazzi S, Roccabianca P, Caniatti M, Romanelli G, Massari F, Zini E.

Predictors of long-term survival in dogs with high-grade multicentric lymphoma.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2011;238:480-485.

 

Marconato L, Zini E, Lindner D, Suslak-Brown L, Nelson V, Jeglum AK.

Combined gemcitabine and piroxicam in 38 dogs with transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder: evaluation of toxicity and antitumor response.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2011;238:1004-1010.

 

Massari F, Nicoli S, Romanelli G, Buracco P, Zini E.

Adrenalectomy in dogs with adrenal gland tumors: 52 cases (2002-2008).

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2011;239:216-221.

 

Oliveira P, Domenech O, Silva J, Vannini S, Bussadori R, Bussadori C.

Retrospective review of congenital heart disease in 976 dogs.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2011;25:477-483.

 

Osto M, Zini E, Franchini M, Wolfrum C, Guscetti F, Hafner M, Ackermann M, Reusch CE, Lutz TA.

Subacute endotoxemia induces adipose inflammation and changes in lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in cats.

Endocrinology. 2011;152:804-815.

 

Reusch CE, Hafner M, Tschuor F, Lutz TA, Zini E.

Diabetes remission in cats: A Review.

Schweizerisches Archiv fuer Tierheilkunde. 2011;153:495-500.

 

Stefanello D, Valenti P, Zini E, Comazzi S, Gelain ME, Roccabianca PG, Avallone G, Caniatti M, Marconato L.

Splenic marginal zone lymphoma in 5 dogs (2001-2008).

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2011;25:90-93.

 

Tschuor F, Zini E, Schellenberg S, Wenger M, Kaufmann K, Furrer D, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Remission of diabetes mellitus in cats cannot be predicted by the arginine stimulation test.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2011;25:83-89.

 

Wijnberg ID, Graubner C, Auriemma E, van de Belt AJ, Gerber V.

Quantitative motor unit action potential analysis in 2 paraspinal neck muscles in adult Royal Dutch Sport horses.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2011;25:592-597.

 

Zini E.

Urocortin in dogs: a new platform to develop future research in veterinary cardiology.

Veterinary Journal. 2011;188:258-259.

 

Year 2010

Bardagi M, Fondevila D, Zanna G, Ferrer L.

Histopathological differences between canine idiopathic sebaceous adenitis and canine leishmaniosis with sebaceous adenitis.

Veterinary Dermatology. 2001;21:159-165.

 

Beatrice L, Nizi F, Callegari D, Paltrinieri S, Zini E, D'Ippolito P, Zatelli A.

Comparison of urinary protein to creatinine ratio in samples collected by cystocentesis and voiding in dogs.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2010;236:1221-1224, 2010.

 

Bettini G, Morini M, Marconato L, Marcato PS, Zini E.

Association between environmental dust exposure and lung cancer in dogs.

Veterinary Journal. 2010;186:364-369.

 

Favrot C, Linek M, Mueller R, Zini E.

Development of a questionnaire to assess the impact of atopic dermatitis on health-related quality of life of affected dogs and their owners.

Veterinary Dermatology 2010;21:63-69.

 

Fondati A, De Lucia M, Furiani N, Monaco M, Ordeix L, Scarampella S.

Prevalence of Demodex canis-positive healty dogs at trichoscopic examination. Veterinary Dermatology. 2010 21:146-151, 2010.

 

Franchini M, Monnais E, Seboek D, Radimerski T, Zini E, Kaufmann K, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Ackermann M, Mueller B, Linscheid P.

Insulin resistance and increased lipolysis in bone marrow derived adipocytes stimulated with agonists of Toll-like receptors.

Hormone and Metabolic Research. 2010;42:703-709.

 

Franchini M, Zini E, Osto M, Jablonski K, Kaufmann K, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Ackermann M.

Feline pancreatic islet-like clusters and insulin producing cells express functional Toll-like receptors (TLRs).

Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 2010;138:70-78.

 

Marconato L, Crispino G, Finotello R, Mazzotti S, Zini E.

Clinical relevance of serial determinations of lactate dehydrogenase levels to predict recurrence in dogs with lymphoma.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2010;236:969-974.

 

Maroli M, Gradoni L, Oliva G, Castagnaro M, Crotti A, Lubas G, Paltrinieri S, Roura X, Zini E, Zatelli A.

Canine leishmaniasis: guidelines for prevention.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2010;236:1200-1206.

 

Meij BP, Auriemma E, Grinwis G, Buijtels JCWM, Kooistra HS.

Successful treatment of acromegaly in a diabetic cat with transsphenoidal hypophysectomy.

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 2010 12:406-410.

 

Moretti S, Tschuor F, Osto M, Franchini M, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE, Zini E.

Evaluation of a novel real-time continuous glucose-monitoring system for use in cats.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2010;24:120-126.

 

Oliva G, Roura X, Crotti A, Maroli M, Castagnaro M, Gradoni L, Lubas G, Paltrinieri S, Zatelli A, Zini E.

Canine leishmaniasis: guidelines for treatment.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2010;236:1192-1198.

 

Paltrinieri S, Solano-Gallego L, Fondati A, Lubas G, Gradoni L, Castagnaro M, Crotti A, Maroli M, Oliva G, Roura X, Zatelli A, Zini E.

Canine leishmaniasis: guidelines for diagnosis and clinical classification.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2010;236:1184-1191.

 

Quante S, Boretti FS, Kook PH, Mueller C, Schellenberg S, Zini E, Sieber-Ruckstuhl NS, Reusch CE.

Urinary catecholamine and metanephrine to creatinine ratios in dogs with hyperadrenocorticism or pheochromocytoma, and in healthy dogs.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2010;24:1093-1097.

 

Sieber-Ruckstuhl N, Zini E, Osto M, Franchini M, Boretti FS, Meli ML, Sigrist B, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Effect of hyperlipidemia on 11β-hydroxysteroid-dehydrogenase, glucocorticoid receptor, and leptin expression in insulin-sensitive tissues of cats.

Domestic Animal Endocrinology 2010;39:222-230.

 

Temwichitr J, Leegwater PA, Auriemma E, Van't Veld EM, Zijlstra C, Voorhout G, Hazewinkel HA.

Evaluation of radiographic and genetic aspects of hereditary subluxation of the radial head in Bouviers des Flandres.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2010;71:884-890.

 

Zatelli A, Paltrinieri S, Nizi F, Roura X, Zini E.

Evaluation of a urine dipstick test for confirmation or exclusion of proteinuria in dogs.

American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2010;71: 235-240.

 

Zini E, Franchini M, Osto M, Voegtlin A, Guscetti F, Linscheid P, Kaufmann K, Sigrist B, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Quantitative real-time PCR detection of insulin signalling-related genes in pancreatic islets isolated from healthy cats.

Veterinary Journal. 2010;183:287-293.

 

Zini E, Hafner M, Osto M, Franchini M, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Predictors of clinical remission in cats with diabetes mellitus.

Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2010;24:1314-1321.

 

Zini E, Osto M, Konrad D, Franchini M, Sieber-Ruckstuhl NS, Kaufmann K, Guscetti F, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

10-day hyperlipidemic clamp in cats: effects on insulin sensitivity, inflammation and glucose metabolism-related genes.

Hormone and Metabolic Research. 2010;42:340-347.

 

Zini E, Osto M, Moretti S, Franchini M, Kook PH, Lutz H, Guscetti F, Perren A, Hoelzle LE, Ackermann M, Lutz TA, Reusch CE.

Hyperglycemia but not hyperlipidemia decreases serum amylase and increases neutrophils in the exocrine pancreas of cats.

Research in Veterinary Science. 2010;89:20-26.

 

Chapters in international Scientific Books

Zini E, Pesaresi M.

Pancreatitis and diabetes mellitus.

In: Little SE, ed. The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management, 2nd Edition, Elsevier (in press).

 

Zini E, Berlanda M.

Hyperadrenocorticism in dogs and cats.

In: Dunbar Gram W, Milner RJ, Lobetti R, eds. Chronic Diseases Management for Small Animals, Wiley Blackwell; 2018.

 

Zini E, Berlanda M.

Diabetes mellitus in dogs and cats.

In: Dunbar Gram W, Milner RJ, Lobetti R, eds. Chronic Diseases Management for Small Animals, Wiley Blackwell; 2018.

 

Zini E.

Clinical remission and survival in diabetic cats: what has changed over the last decade.

In: Little SE, ed. August’s consultation in Feline Internal Medicine, Vol. 7th, Elsevier; 2015.

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