Ludovica Chiavaccini

Ludovica Chiavaccini,

CLIN ASO PROF

Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 294-4280
Business Email: lchiavaccini@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Foundation Resident Travel Grant
2014 · American College Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
SmithsMedical/SurgiVet ACVAA Resident Abstract Awards – Honorable mention
2014 · American College Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
11th Annual CVMBS Research Day – 1st place
2010 · Colorado State University
DVM, summa cum laude 2003
2004 · University of Pisa (Italy)

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified Veterinary Anesthesiologist
    American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-5052-7706

Areas of Interest
  • Chronic Pain
  • Equine anesthesia
  • Interventional pain medicine
  • Locoregional Anesthesia
  • Neuropathic pain markers

Publications

2021
A computed tomography-based method for the assessment of canine retrobulbar cone volume for ophthalmic anaesthesia.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 48(5):759-766 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vaa.2021.03.015. [PMID] 34391668.
2021
An ultrasound-guided subparaneural approach to the sciatic nerve in the dog: a cadaver study.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 48(1):107-115 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vaa.2020.06.008. [PMID] 33339710.
2021
Serum artemin is not correlated with sensitivity within dogs with naturally occurring osteoarthritis pain.
Scientific reports. 11(1) [DOI] 10.1038/s41598-021-85976-y. [PMID] 33758254.
2021
Ultrasound-guided perineural injections for the medical management of thoracic limb root signature in a dog.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 48(3):480-482 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vaa.2021.03.003. [PMID] 33865702.
2019
Comparison of the sedative effects of alfaxalone and methadone with or without midazolam in dogs.
The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne. 60(10):1060-1064 [PMID] 31597990.
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2019
Impact of epidural bupivacaine on perioperative opioid requirements, recovery characteristics, and duration of hospitalization in dogs undergoing cystotomy: A retrospective study of 56 cases.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 48(7):1330-1337 [DOI] 10.1111/vsu.13290. [PMID] 31328291.
2018
Comparison of intraocular pressure and pupil diameter after sedation with either acepromazine or dexmedetomidine in healthy dogs.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 45(5):667-672 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vaa.2018.05.003. [PMID] 30078531.
2018
Influence of Microtextured Implant Surfaces on Peri-implantitis and Its Treatment: A Preclinical Trial.
The International journal of oral & maxillofacial implants. 33(1) [DOI] 10.11607/jomi.5599. [PMID] 28817740.
2017
A novel supra-temporal approach to retrobulbar anaesthesia in dogs: Preliminary study in cadavers.
Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997). 223:68-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.tvjl.2017.04.013. [PMID] 28671075.
2017
Anesthesia Case of the Month.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 251(5):515-519 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.251.5.515. [PMID] 28828961.
2017
Comparison of Morphine, Morphine-Lidocaine, and Morphine-Lidocaine-Ketamine Infusions in Dogs Using an Incision-Induced Pain Model.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. 53(2):65-72 [DOI] 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-6442. [PMID] 28282236.
2017
Preclinical imaging anesthesia in rodents.
The quarterly journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging : official publication of the Italian Association of Nuclear Medicine (AIMN) [and] the International Association of Radiopharmacology (IAR), [and] Section of the Society of…. 61(1):1-18 [DOI] 10.23736/S1824-4785.16.02951-4. [PMID] 27858407.
2015
Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics comparison between subcutaneous and intravenous butorphanol administration in horses.
Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics. 38(4):365-74 [DOI] 10.1111/jvp.12191. [PMID] 25484250.
2014
An anesthetic protocol for adult heartworms removal in two cases of canine caval syndrome.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 41(1):105-6 [DOI] 10.1111/vaa.12092. [PMID] 24119070.
2014
Effects of maropitant citrate or acepromazine on the incidence of adverse events associated with hydromorphone premedication in dogs.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 28(5):1414-7 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.12414. [PMID] 25146756.
2014
Environmental stressors influencing hormones and systems physiology in cattle.
Reproductive biology and endocrinology : RB&E. 12 [DOI] 10.1186/1477-7827-12-58. [PMID] 24996419.
2011
Detection of calprotectin and apoptotic activity within the equine colon from horses with black walnut extract-induced laminitis.
Veterinary immunology and immunopathology. 144(3-4):366-73 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vetimm.2011.08.006. [PMID] 21890218.
2010
Clinical features and prognostic variables in 109 horses with esophageal obstruction (1992-2009).
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 24(5):1147-52 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2010.0573.x. [PMID] 20707844.
2009
In vivo administration of acepromazine or promethazine to horse decreases the reactive oxygen species production response of subsequently isolated neutrophils to stimulation with phorbol myristate acetate.
Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics. 32(6):541-7 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1365-2885.2009.01077.x. [PMID] 20444008.

Education

Diplomate
2015 · American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
Anesthesiology residency
2011-2014 · Mississippi State University
MS in Clinical Sciences
2010 · Colorado State University
DES in Equine Clinical Sciences
2006 · University of Liege (Belgium)
Veterinary Traditional Chinese Medicine (VTCM) certification
2004 · Scuola di Agopuntura Tradizionale della Città di Firenze (Italy)
DMedVet (summa cum laude)
2003 · University of Pisa (Italy)

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021
VEM5761 Core Clk Anesthesiol
2021
VEM5861 Senior Clk Anesthesio
2021
VEM5473 Large Anim Anesthesio

Contact Details

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