Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Theresa E. O'Toole

Clinical Asst Professor

Campus Phone:
508-839-5395

Fax:
508-839-7922

Education

  • DVM - Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine - 1995

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine (ACVIM) and Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC)

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)

Portal Vein Thrombosis in 33 Dogs: 1998-2011

Author(s):Respess, M. | O'Toole, T.E. | Taeymans, O. | Rogers, C.L. | Johnston, A. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

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

Use of human immunoglobulin in addition to glucocorticoids for the initial treatment of dogs with immune-mediated hemolytic anemia: Original Study

Author(s):Whelan, M.F. | O'Toole, T.E. | Chan, D.L. | Rozanski, E.A. | Delaforcade, A.M. | Crawford, S.L. | Cotter, S.M.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Treatment of a dog with severe baclofen intoxication using hemodialysis and mechanical ventilation

Author(s):Torre, D.M. | Labato, M.A. | Rossi, T. | Foley, C. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Portal vein thrombosis in cats: 6 cases (2001-2006)

Author(s):Rogers, C.L. | O'Toole, T.E. | Keating, J.H. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

The use of thrombolytic agents

Author(s):Whelan, M.F. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Compendium: Continuing Education For Veterinarians

Budd - Chiari-like syndrome in a dog with a chondrosarcoma of the thoracic wall

Author(s):Whelan, M.F. | O'Toole, T.E. | Carlson, K.R. | Sutherland-Smith, J. | Berg, J.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

The use of intravenous human immunoglobulin in treatment of severe pemphigus foliaceus in a dog

Author(s):Rahilly, L.J. | Keating, J.H. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Management of prolonged food deprivation, hypothermia, and refeeding syndrome in a cat

Author(s):Armitage-Chan, E.A. | O'Toole, T. | Chan, D.L.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Resolution of severe thrombocytopenia in two standard Poodles with surgical correction of splenic torsion

Author(s):Stoneham, A.E. | Henderson, A.K. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Colon volvulus in dogs

Author(s):Bentley, A.M. | O'Toole, T.E. | Kowaleski, M.P.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian

Peritoneal dialysis in the management of acute renal failure in 5 dogs with leptospirosis

Author(s):Beckel, N.F. | O'Toole, T.E. | Rozanski, E.A. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Volvulus of the colon in four dogs

Author(s):Bentley, A.M. | O'Toole, T.E. | Kowaleski, M.P. | Casale, S.A. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Esophageal perforation in a dog following an acute episode of gastric dilatation with 360° volvulus

Author(s):Streeter, E.M. | Rozanski, E.A. | Berg, J. | Walker, T. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2004
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Causes of cardiopulmonary arrest, resuscitation management, and functional outcome in dogs and cats surviving cardiopulmonary arrest

Author(s):Waldrop, J.E. | Rozanski, E.A. | Swanke, E.D. | O'Toole, T.E. | Rush, J.E.
Publication year: 2004
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Cryptococcosis of the central nervous system in a dog

Author(s):O'Toole, T.E. | Sato, A.F. | Rozanski, E.A.
Publication year: 2003
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

General Research Interests

  • Hematology
  • Trauma and Shock
  • Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
  • Coagulopathy

Selected Research Projects

  • Prognostic Risk Factors for Dogs with Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
  • Coagulation Changes in Dogs with Severe Trauma
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Outcome in Dogs with Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Outcome for Animals with Myasthenia Gravis Undergoing Removal of Thymoma
  • Outcome in Dogs with Aortic Thromboembolism

Research Interests by Area

Spontaneous Animal Disease Models
  • Coagulopathies associated with sepsis, liver disease, renal disease, rodenticide, DIC, and trauma. Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia and thrombocytopenia

Research Interests by Organ System and Disease

Emergency and Critical Care
  • Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia, coagulation, wound healing, clinical critical care.