Alexa Bersenas

Alexa Bersenas head shot

Associate Professor
 519-824-4120 Ext. 54712


Research Interests

Mechanical ventilation, Acute Kidney Injury, gastric acid production and its inhibition, feline medicine, patient care & comfort

Current Graduate Students

  • Manon Rigot - DVSc

Selected Publications

  • Boudreau A, Bersenas AME, Kerr CL, Holowaychuk MK, Johnson R. A comparison of three anesthetic protocols for 24 hours of mechanical ventilation in cats. Journal of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care 2012;22:239-252.
  • Bersenas AME. Peritoneal dialysis. Journal of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care2011;21:605-617.
  • Brown JE, Bersenas AME, Mathews KA, Kerr CL. Noninvasive ventilation in cats: a pilot study. Journal of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care 2009;19:416-425.
  • Weese JS, Faires M, Rousseau J, Bersenas AME, Mathews KA. Cluster of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization in small animal intensive care unit.Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2007; 231:1361-1364.
  • Bersenas AME, Mathews KA, Allen DG, Conlon PD. Effects of ranitidine, famotidine, pantoprazole and omeprazole on intragastric pH in dogs. American Journal of Veterinary Research 2005; 66: 425-431.

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