Rob Mackay

Rob Mackay

PROF

Department: Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 258-1676
Business Email: mackayr@ufl.edu

Publications

2021
Presumptive fibrocartilaginous embolic myelopathy in a pot-bellied pig.
The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne. 62(2):167-172 [PMID] 33542556.
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2020
Agreement of 2 electrolyte analyzers for identifying electrolyte and acid-base disorders in sick horses.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 34(6):2758-2766 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.15889. [PMID] 32965055.
2020
Acid-base disorders in sick goats and their association with mortality: A simplified strong ion difference approach.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 34(6):2776-2786 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.15956. [PMID] 33140905.
2019
Treatment Options for Melanoma of Gray Horses.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 35(2):311-325 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cveq.2019.04.003. [PMID] 31279435.
2019
And Now for Something Completely Different: Some Controversies in Equine Medicine, Surgery, and Reproduction.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 35(2):xi-xii [DOI] 10.1016/j.cveq.2019.05.001. [PMID] 31279436.
2018
Generalized papillomatosis in three horses associated with a novel equine papillomavirus (EcPV8).
Veterinary dermatology. 29(1):72-e30 [DOI] 10.1111/vde.12481. [PMID] 28833761.
2018
What Is Your Neurologic Diagnosis?
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 253(4):413-415 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.253.4.413. [PMID] 30058962.
2016
Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis: An Updated Consensus Statement with a Focus on Parasite Biology, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 30(2):491-502 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.13834. [PMID] 26857902.
2016
Macrolide-Induced Hyperthermia in Foals: Role of Impaired Sweat Responses
Equine veterinary journal. 48(5):590-594 [DOI] 10.1111/evj.12481.
2016
Spinal Cord Hamartomatous Myelodysplasia in 2 Horses With Clinical Neurologic Deficits
Veterinary Pathology. 53(4):844-846 [DOI] 10.1177/0300985815622971.
2015
A Review of Anhidrosis in Horses
Equine Veterinary Education. 27(4):192-199 [DOI] 10.1111/eve.12220.
2014
Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 30(3):659-75 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cveq.2014.08.012. [PMID] 25441115.
2014
Systemic and anti-nociceptive effects of prolonged lidocaine, ketamine, and butorphanol infusions alone and in combination in healthy horses.
BMC veterinary research. 10 Suppl 1 [DOI] 10.1186/1746-6148-10-S1-S6. [PMID] 25238633.
2014
Developments in ultrasound-guided thecal puncture in horses.
The Veterinary record. 174(2):43-4 [DOI] 10.1136/vr.g9. [PMID] 24413298.
2013
Accurate Antemortem Diagnosis of Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (Epm) Based On Detecting Intrathecal Antibodies Against Sarcocystis Neurona Using the Snsag2 and Snsag4/3 Elisas
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27(5):1193-1200 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.12158. [PMID] 24033423.
2013
Cytotoxic Activity of Extracts From Hypochaeris Radicata
Toxicon. 70:194-203 [DOI] 10.1016/j.toxicon.2013.04.023. [PMID] 23665449.
2013
Halicephalobus Gingivalis in and Around Equine Vasculature
Equine Veterinary Education. 25(9):439-441 [DOI] 10.1111/eve.12027.
2013
What is your neurologic diagnosis? Sarcocystosis in a horse.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 243(6):779-81 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.243.6.779. [PMID] 24004221.
2013
Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Used for Treatment of Anhidrosis
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27
2012
Removal of ureteral calculi in two geldings via a standing flank approach.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 241(9):1214-20 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.241.9.1214. [PMID] 23078570.
2012
Systemic and Anti-Nociceptive Effects of Prolonged Continuous Rate Infusions of Analgesic Combinations in Healthy Horses
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 26
2010
An epidemiologic study of anhidrosis in horses in Florida.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 236(10):1091-7 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.236.10.1091. [PMID] 20470071.
2010
Review of the Epidemiology and Infection Control Aspects of Nosocomial Salmonella Infections in Hospitalised Horses
Equine Veterinary Education. 22(12):631-641 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3292.2010.00144.x.
2009
Epidemiologic analysis of nosocomial Salmonella infections in hospitalized horses.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 234(1):108-19 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.234.1.108. [PMID] 19119974.
2009
Vertebral Osteomyelitis With Abscessation in a Holstein Calf
Veterinary Record. 164:723-724
2009
Vertebral Osteomyelitis With Abscessation in a Holstein Calf
Veterinary Record. 164:723-724
2008
Antibody index and specific antibody quotient in horses after intragastric administration of Sarcocystis neurona sporocysts.
American journal of veterinary research. 69(3):403-9 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.69.3.403. [PMID] 18312140.
2008
Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis: Managing Relapses
Veterinary Technician. 29
2008
Quantitative intradermal terbutaline sweat test in horses.
Equine veterinary journal. 40(5):518-20 [DOI] 10.2746/042516408X322409. [PMID] 18684682.
2008
What is your neurologic diagnosis? Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 232(2):201-4 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.232.2.201. [PMID] 18275385.
2008
Effect of intermittent oral administration of ponazuril on experimental Sarcocystis neurona infection of horses.
American journal of veterinary research. 69(3):396-402 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.69.3.396. [PMID] 18312139.
2007
A multicenter case-control study of risk factors for equine protozoal myeloencephalitis.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 231(12):1857-63 [PMID] 18081525.
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2007
Confirmed and presumptive cervical vertebral compressive myelopathy in older horses: a retrospective study (1992-2004).
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 21(4):812-9 [PMID] 17708404.
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2006
Endotoxin-neutralizing activity of polymyxin B in blood after IV administration in horses.
American journal of veterinary research. 67(4):642-7 [PMID] 16579757.
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2006
Management of hydrops amnion in a mare resulting in birth of a live foal.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 228(8):1228-33 [PMID] 16618227.
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2006
Progression of mycosis of the auditory tube diverticulum (guttural pouch) after arterial occlusion in a horse with contralateral temporohyoid osteoarthropathy.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 229(12):1945-8 [PMID] 17173535.
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2005
Neurologic disorders of neonatal foals.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 21(2):387-406, vii [PMID] 16051055.
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2004
Brain injury after head trauma: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 20(1):199-216 [PMID] 15062465.
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2004
Evaluation and comparison of an indirect fluorescent antibody test for detection of antibodies to Sarcocystis neurona, using serum and cerebrospinal fluid of naturally and experimentally infected, and vaccinated horses.
The Journal of parasitology. 90(2):379-86 [PMID] 15165063.
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2004
Risk factors associated with fecal Salmonella shedding among hospitalized horses with signs of gastrointestinal tract disease.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 225(2):275-81 [PMID] 15323386.
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2003
West Nile virus encephalomyelitis in horses: 46 cases (2001).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 222(9):1241-7 [PMID] 12725313.
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2003
Neurologic disease putatively associated with ingestion of Solanum viarum in goats.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 223(4):501-4, 456 [PMID] 12930090.
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2003
Effect of a single dose of ponazuril on neural infection and clinical disease in Sarcocystis neurona-challenged interferon-gamma knockout mice.
Veterinary parasitology. 114(2):123-30 [PMID] 12781474.
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2003
Naturally occurring Sarcocystis infection in domestic cats (Felis catus).
International journal for parasitology. 33(8):877-83 [PMID] 12865087.
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2002
Clinical diagnosis of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM).
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 16(5):618-21 [PMID] 12322717.
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2002
Cytokine induction in pulmonary airways of horses with heaves and effect of therapy with inhaled fluticasone propionate.
Veterinary immunology and immunopathology. 85(3-4):147-58 [PMID] 11943316.
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2002
Sarcocystis neurona: parasitemia in a severe combined immunodeficient (SCID) horse fed sporocysts.
Experimental parasitology. 100(3):150-4 [PMID] 12173399.
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2001
The nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) is an intermediate host for Sarcocystis neurona.
International journal for parasitology. 31(4):330-5 [PMID] 11306111.
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2001
The nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) is naturally infected with Sarcocystis neurona.
International journal for parasitology. 31(4):325-9 [PMID] 11306110.
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2001
The striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) is an intermediate host for Sarcocystis neurona.
International journal for parasitology. 31(8):843-9 [PMID] 11403777.
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2001
Viability of Sarcocystis neurona sporocysts and dose titration in gamma-interferon knockout mice.
Veterinary parasitology. 95(2-4):223-31 [PMID] 11223202.
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2000
Inflammation in horses.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 16(1):15-27, v [PMID] 10752136.
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1998
Human interleukin 10 suppresses production of inflammatory mediators by LPS-stimulated equine peritoneal macrophages.
Veterinary immunology and immunopathology. 66(1):1-10 [PMID] 9847016.
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Grants

Oct 2016 – Sep 2017
Genetics of Anhidrosis in the American Quarter Horse
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: AMERICAN QUARTER HORSE FOUNDATION
Apr 2014 – Dec 2016
Anhidrosis in foals treated with macrolides
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: GRAYSON JOCKEY CLUB RES FOU

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2006-2007,2010-2021
VEM5335 Equine Medicine
2010-2018,2020-2021
VEM5301 Cardiopul Disorders
2007,2009-2021
VEM5833 Senior Clk Lg An Med
2006-2007,2010-2021
VEM5733 Core Clk Large An Med
2012,2017-2020
VEM5289 Lg An Clin Pharmacol
2017-2020
VEM5730 Equine Core Clerkship
2017-2020
VEM5830 Equine Clerkship Elec
2010-2018
VEM5355 Ruminant Medicine
2006
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 258-1676
Emails:
Business:
mackayr@ufl.edu