Alison's interests include equine emergency and critical care, exploratory celiotomy, sinus surgery, and veterinary education.

Published Papers

  • Gardner, A.K., Santschi, EM, Mudge, MC, Belknap, JK, Metzler, AG. “Intrasinus bolstering of traumatic maxillary sinus fractures by using Foley catheter balloons in two foals.” Veterinary Surgery. 2020; 1– 7.
  • Mudge, M.C., and Gardner, A.K.. "Is a standardised approach to colopexy justified?" Equine Veterinary Education (2019).
  • Gardner, A.K., Dockery, A.K., & Quam, V.M. “Exploratory Celiotomy in the Horse Secondary to Acute Colic: A Review of Indications and Success Rates.” Topics in Companion Animal Medicine. Nov. 16, 2018.
  • Schroeder, EL; Gardner, A.K.; Mudge, M.C.. “How to Perform a Percutaneous Colonic Trocarization for Treatment of Displacement Colic.” Accepted to Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care June 3, 2018.
  • Gardner, A.K.; Schroeder, EL. “Pathophysiology of Intra-Abdominal Hypertension and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome and Relevance to Veterinary Critical Care.” Accepted to Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care September 16, 2017.
  • Kohnken, R., Schober, K., Godman, J., Gardner, A.K., Jenkins, T., Schroeder, E.,& Dunbar, L. “Double outlet right ventricle with subpulmonary ventricular septal defect (Taussig-Bing anomaly) and other complex congenital cardiac malformations in an American Quarter Horse foal.” Journal of Veterinary Cardiology, 20(1), 64-72.
  • Gardner, A.K. “Facial deformity due to equine sinus disease: differentiating good prognosis from poor” SurgerySTAT DVM360. August 14, 2017.
  • Gardner, A.K., A. W. van Eps, M. R. Watts, T. A. Burns, and J. K. Belknap. "A novel model to assess lamellar signaling relevant to preferential weight bearing in the horse." The Veterinary Journal 221 (2017): 62-67.
  • Gardner, A.K., E. M. Santschi, F. Aeffner, J. H. Pigott, and D. S. Russell. "Testicular ischaemic necrosis as a cause of equine cryptorchidism." Equine Veterinary Education 29, no. 6 (2017): 314-317.
  • Gardner, A. K., C. S. Kelly, A. W. Eps, T. A. Burns, M. R. Watts, and J. K. Belknap. "Mitogen‐activated kinase pathway activation in epidermal lamellae in the acute stages of carbohydrate overload laminitis models and the effect of regional deep hypothermia on signalling pathways." Equine veterinary journal 48, no. 5 (2016): 633-640.

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