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Professor of Cardiology
Department: Cardiology

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Department of Clinical Studies-Philadelphia
Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
3900 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-3331
DVM (Doctor Veterinary Medicine)
University of Illinois, 1994.
MSCE (Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennslyvania, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Pedro B, Dukes-McEwan J, Oyama MA, Kraus MS, Gelzer AR: Retrospective evaluation of the effect of heart rate on survival in dogs with atrial fibrillation. J Vet Intern Med Dec 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1111/jvim.14885.

Wallner M, Eaton DM, Berretta RM, Borghetti G. Wu J, Baker ST, Feldstott EA, Shart TE, Mohsin S, Oyama MA, von Lewinski D, Wolfson MR, Houser SR: A feline HFpEF model with pulmonary hypertension and compromised pulmonary function. Sci Rep 29: 16587, Nov 2017.

Oyama MA, Ellenberg SS, Shaw PA: Clinical trials in veterinary medicine: a new era brings new challenges. J Vet Intern Med 31: 970-978, Jul 2017.

Oyama MA, Solter PF, Thorn CL, Stern JA: Feasibility, safety, and tolerance of subcutaneous synthetic canine B-type natriuretic peptide (syncBNP) in healthy dogs and dogs with stage B1 mitral valve disease. J Vet Cardiol 19: 211-217, Jun 2017.

Hezzell M J, Rush J E, Humm K, Rozanski E A, Sargent J, Connolly D J, Boswood A, Oyama M A: Differentiation of Cardiac from Noncardiac Pleural Effusions in Cats using Second-Generation Quantitative and Point-of-Care NT-proBNP Measurements. Journal of veterinary internal medicine / American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine 30(2): 536-42, Mar 2016.

Solter Philip F, Oyama Mark A, Machen Maggie C, Trafny Dennis J, Sisson D David: Detection by ELISA of C-terminal proBNP in plasma from cats with cardiomyopathy. Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997) 206(2): 213-7, Nov 2015.

Pouchelon J L, Atkins C E, Bussadori C, Oyama M A, Vaden S L, Bonagura J D, Chetboul V, Cowgill L D, Elliot J, Francey T, Grauer G F, Fuentes V Luis, Moise N Sydney, Polzin D J, Van Dongen A M, Van Israƫl N: Cardiovascular-renal axis disorders in the domestic dog and cat: a veterinary consensus statement. The Journal of small animal practice 56(9): 537-52, Sep 2015.

Oyama Mark A: Perioperative Monitoring of Heart Rate and Rhythm. The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice 45(5): 953-63, Sep 2015.

Oyama Mark A: Using Cardiac Biomarkers in Veterinary Practice. Clinics in laboratory medicine 35(3): 555-66, Sep 2015.

Cremer S E, Moesgaard S G, Rasmussen C E, Zois N E, Falk T, Reimann M J, Cirera S, Aupperle H, Oyama M A, Olsen L H: Alpha-smooth muscle actin and serotonin receptors 2A and 2B in dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease. Research in veterinary science 100: 197-206, Jun 2015.

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