Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Virginia T Rentko

Clinical Assoc Prof/Med Dir

Campus Phone:
508-839-5395 x84683

Education

  • VMD - University of Pennsylvania - 1987
  • MS - The Ohio State University - 1983
  • BA - Boston University - 1981

Board Certification

  • Small Animal Internal Medicine

Vital organ tissue oxygenation after serial normovolemic exchange transfusion with HBOC-201 in anesthetized swine

Author(s):Muir, W.W. | Ilangovan, G. | Zweier, J.L. | Moon-Massat, P.F. | Rentko, V.T.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Shock

Regional blood flow after serial normovolemic exchange transfusion with HBOC-201 (hemopure) in anesthetized swine

Author(s):Mongan, P.D. | Moon-Massat, P.F. | Rentko, V. | Mihok, S. | Dragovich, A. | Sharma, P.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care

Regional blood flow after serial normovolemic exchange transfusion with HBOC-201 (Hemopure) in anesthetized swine.

Author(s):Mongan, P.D. | Moon-Massat, P.F. | Rentko, V. | Mihok, S. | Dragovich, A. | Sharma, P.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: The Journal of trauma

The effects of decreasing low-molecular weight hemoglobin components of hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers in swine with hemorrhagic shock

Author(s):Rice, J. | Philbin, N. | Light, R. | Arnaud, F. | Steinbach, T. | McGwin, G. | Collier, S. | Malkevich, N. | Moon-Massatt, P. | Rentko, V. | Pearce, L.B. | Ahlers, S. | McCarron, R. | Handrigan, M. | Freilich, D.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care

Hemopure ® (HBOC-201, hemoglobin glutamer-250 (Bovine)). Preclinical studies

Author(s):Rentko, V.T. | Pearce, L.B. | Moon-Massat, P.F. | Gawryl, M.S.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Blood Substitutes

HBOC-201 (Hemoglobin Glutamer-250 (Bovine), Hemopure®). Clinical studies

Author(s):Pearce, L.B. | Gawryl, M.S. | Rentko, V.T. | Moon-Massat, P.F. | Rausch, C.W.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Blood Substitutes

Clinical application of a hemoglobin-based oxygen-carrying solution

Author(s):Callan, M.B. | Rentko, V.T.
Publication year: 2003
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice

Absence of immunopathology associated with repeated IV administration of bovine Hb-based oxygen carrier in dogs

Author(s):Hamilton, R.G. | Kelly, N. | Gawryl, M.S. | Rentko, V.T.
Publication year: 2001
Journal / Book title: Transfusion

Radiographic, biomechanical, and pathologic effects of hemoglobin glutamer-200 in dogs undergoing cemented total hip arthroplasty

Author(s):Braden, T.D. | Tvedten, H.W. | DeCamp, C.E. | Turner, T.M. | Hughes, G.S. | Rentko, V.T.
Publication year: 1999
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Red blood cell substitutes.

Author(s):Rentko, V.T.
Publication year: 1992
Journal / Book title: Problems in veterinary medicine

Canine leptospirosis. A retrospective study of 17 cases.

Author(s):Rentko, V.T. | Clark, N. | Ross, L.A. | Schelling, S.H.
Publication year: 1992
Journal / Book title: Journal of veterinary internal medicine / American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

General Research Interests

  • Hematology

Research Interests by Area

Other Areas of Research
  • Blood products; hemoglobin replacement