Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Amanda Abelson

Assitant Professor, Emergency & Critical Care and Anesthesia

Campus Phone:
508-839-5395

Fax:
508-839-7922

Education

  • BA Bowdoin College
  • DVM Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Residency Cerificate Small and Large Animal Anesthesia
  • Residency Certificate Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia (ACVAA)
  • American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care

Positive impact of an emergency department protocol on time to antimicrobial administration in dogs with septic peritonitis

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | Buckley, G.J. | Rozanski, E.A.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Hypoperfusion and acute traumatic coagulopathy in severely traumatized canine patients

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | O'Toole, T.E. | Johnston, A. | Respess, M. | de Laforcade, A.M.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Hypoperfusion and acute traumatic coagulopathy in severely traumatized canine patients.

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | O'Toole, T.E. | Johnston, A. | Respess, M. | de Laforcade, A.M.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of veterinary emergency and critical care (San Antonio, Tex. : 2001)

A comparison of epidural morphine with low dose bupivacaine versus epidural morphine alone on motor and respiratory function in dogs following splenectomy

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | Armitage-Chan, E. | Lindsey, J.C. | Wetmore, L.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Use of wound soaker catheters for the administration of local anesthetic for post-operative analgesia: 56 cases

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | McCobb, E.C. | Shaw, S. | Armitage-Chan, E. | Wetmore, L.A. | Karas, A.Z. | Blaze, C.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Use of mycophenolate mofetil as a rescue agent in the treatment of severe generalized myasthenia gravis in three dogs

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | Shelton, G.D. | Whelan, M.F. | Cornejo, L. | Shaw, S. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

The authors respond

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | Karas, A.Z.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Anesthesia case of the month

Author(s):Abelson, A.L. | Faissler, D. | Karas, A.Z.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

General Research Interests

  • Transfusion medicine
  • Trauma
  • Abdominal sepsis

Selected Research Projects

  • Coagulopathy in trauma

Teaching

  • Clinical Skills I and II Course Director

Research Interests by Organ System and Disease

Emergency and Critical Care
  • Protocol driven clinical practice, trauma, transfusion medicine