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Kristen Messenger, DVM, DACVAA

Messenger_Kristen

Instructor of Anesthesiology
College of Veterinary Medicine

Ph.D., Comparative Biomedical Sciences, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine (Anticipated completion - Spring 2014)

DVM, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine

B.S., Animal Science, North Carolina State University

 

Email: kmmessen@ncsu.edu

Research areas:

Pharamacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, anesthetics, and analgesics in veterinary species

Recent publications: 

Messenger, KM and Papich, MG. The Influence of Cefovecin on the Enantioselective Pharmacokinetics of Carprofen in Dogs. (2013) Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 27, 749 (abstract).

Hutchins, R, Messenger KM, Vaden SL. (In press) Carprofen toxicity as a result of coprophagia in a dog. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Hopfensperger MJ, Messenger KM, Papich MG, and Sherman BL. (2013) Use of Oral Transmucosal Detomidine Hydrochloride Gel to Facilitate Handling in Dogs. Journal of Veterinary Behavior. 8, 114-123.

Schwartz M, Muñana KR, Nettifee-Osborne JA, Messenger KM, and Papich MG. (2012) The pharmacokinetics of midazolam after intravenous, intramuscular, and rectal administration in healthy dogs.  Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Published on line. DOI: 10.1111/jvp.12032

Messenger KM, Blikslager AT, Papich MG (2012) The distribution of enrofloxacin, and its active metabolite ciprofloxacin, using an in-vivo ultrafiltration sampling technique after the injection of enrofloxacin to pigs. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics  35, 452- 9

Messenger KM, Davis J, Posner L, Chinnadurai S, Kruger K, Thelan M, Fogle C. (2012) Analgesic effects of sublingual buprenorphine in colts undergoing castration. Journal of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 39, 13 (abstract).

Crook KI, Early PJ, Messenger KM, Muñana KR, Gallagher R, Papich MG. (2012) The pharmacokinetics of cytarabine in dogs when administered via subcutaneous and continuous intravenous infusion routes. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. doi: 10.1111/jvp.12008

Davis JL, Messenger KM, LaFevers DH, Barlow BM, Posner LP (2012) Pharmacokinetics of Intravenous and Intramuscular Buprenorphine in Horses. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 35, 52-58.

DaCunha, A, Messenger KM, Stout RW, Barker SA, Nevarez JG, Queiroz-Williams P, Tully TN (2011) Pharmacokinetics of lidocaine and its active metabolite monoethylglycinexylidide after a single intravenous administration in chickens (Gallus domesticus) anesthetized with isoflurane. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2885.2011.01358.x

Messenger KM, Davis JL, LaFevers DH, Barlow BM, Posner LP (2011) Intravenous and sublingual buprenorphine in horses: pharmacokinetics and influence of sampling site. Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 38, 374-384.