Alison J Morton

Alison J Morton,

Clinical Associate Professor, Chief Of Large Animal Surgery & Medical Director Of Large Animal Hospital

Department: Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 294-4345
Business Email: mortona@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Superior Accomplishment Award for Academic Personnel
2007 · University of Florida

Research Profile

Minimally invasive surgery, gastrointestinal tract healing and inflammation including the influence of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and other novel therapies to treat horses with colic, and advanced imaging and treatment modalities for diagnosis and treatment of lameness and performance in horses.

Publications

2021
Three-dimensional printed guides for screw placement in equine navicular bones.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 50(4):758-766 [DOI] 10.1111/vsu.13616. [PMID] 33687084.
2021
Use of Hausdorff Distance and Computer Modelling to Evaluate Virtual Surgical Plans with Three-Dimensional Printed Guides against Freehand Techniques for Navicular Bone Repair in Equine Orthopaedics.
Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T. 34(1):9-16 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0040-1721846. [PMID] 33440435.
2018
Gene Therapy for Osteoarthritis: Pharmacokinetics of Intra-Articular Self-Complementary Adeno-Associated Virus Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Delivery in an Equine Model.
Human gene therapy. Clinical development. 29(2):90-100 [DOI] 10.1089/humc.2017.142. [PMID] 29869540.
2018
Self-Complementary Adeno-Associated Virus-Mediated Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Gene Delivery for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis: Test of Efficacy in an Equine Model.
Human gene therapy. Clinical development. 29(2):101-112 [DOI] 10.1089/humc.2017.143. [PMID] 29869535.
2017
Response to early repeat celiotomy in horses after a surgical treatment of jejunal strangulation.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 46(6):843-850 [DOI] 10.1111/vsu.12670. [PMID] 28556997.
2016
MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING SCORING OF AN EXPERIMENTAL MODEL OF POST-TRAUMATIC OSTEOARTHRITIS IN THE EQUINE CARPUS.
Veterinary radiology & ultrasound : the official journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association. 57(5):502-14 [DOI] 10.1111/vru.12369. [PMID] 27198611.
2014
Hinged circular fixator construct for correction of congenital metatarsal deformity in a foal.
Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T. 27(1):74-9 [DOI] 10.3415/VCOT-13-01-0007. [PMID] 24226553.
2014
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scoring of An Experimental Model of Osteoarthritis in the Equine Carpus
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2013
Effect of large colon ischemia and reperfusion on concentrations of calprotectin and other clinicopathologic variables in jugular and colonic venous blood in horses.
American journal of veterinary research. 74(10):1281-90 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.74.10.1281. [PMID] 24066912.
2012
Effects of ischemia and reperfusion on production of nitrotyrosine, activation of eosinophils, and apoptosis in the large colonic mucosa of horses.
American journal of veterinary research. 73(1):53-61 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.73.1.53. [PMID] 22204288.
2012
The Effects of Low-Level Laser Therapy in a Rat Model of Intestinal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. 44(7):580-587 [DOI] 10.1002/lsm.22060. [PMID] 22886545.
2011
Cardiovascular effects of N-butylscopolammonium bromide and xylazine in horses.
Equine veterinary journal. Supplement. (39):117-22 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2011.00400.x. [PMID] 21790765.
2011
Effects of flunixin meglumine on the recovery of ischaemic equine colonic mucosa in vitro.
Equine veterinary journal. Supplement. (39):112-6 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2011.00382.x. [PMID] 21790764.
2011
In vitro and in vivo responses of mucosa from the large colon of horses to ischemia and reperfusion.
American journal of veterinary research. 72(7):982-9 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.72.7.982. [PMID] 21728860.
2011
Magnetic resonance imaging findings in horses with septic arthritis.
Veterinary radiology & ultrasound : the official journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association. 52(4):402-8 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1740-8261.2011.01820.x. [PMID] 21447039.
2011
Mucosal injury and inflammatory cells in response to brief ischaemia and reperfusion in the equine large colon.
Equine veterinary journal. Supplement. (39):16-25 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2011.00415.x. [PMID] 21790750.
2011
Ultrastructural changes in the equine colonic mucosa after ischaemia and reperfusion.
Equine veterinary journal. Supplement. (39):8-15 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2011.00402.x. [PMID] 21790749.
2010
Review of the Epidemiology and Infection Control Aspects of Nosocomial Salmonella Infections in Hospitalised Horses
Equine Veterinary Education. 22(12):631-641 [DOI] 10.1111/j.2042-3292.2010.00144.x.
2009
Effects of flunixin meglumine on recovery of colonic mucosa from ischemia in horses.
American journal of veterinary research. 70(2):236-46 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.70.2.236. [PMID] 19231957.
2009
Expression of cyclooxygenase-1 and -2 in the left dorsal colon after different durations of ischemia and reperfusion in horses.
American Journal of Veterinary Research. 70(12) [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.70.12.1536. [PMID] 19951126.
2009
Expression of Cyclooxygenase-1 And-2 in the Left Dorsal Colon After Different Durations of Ischemia and Reperfusion in Horses
American journal of veterinary research. 70:1536-1544
2008
Detection of calprotectin and its correlation to the accumulation of neutrophils within equine large colon during ischaemia and reperfusion.
Equine veterinary journal. 40(4):393-9 [DOI] 10.2746/042516408X302500. [PMID] 18487110.
2008
Effect of a novel solution for organ preservation on equine large colon in an isolated pulsatile perfusion system.
Equine veterinary journal. 40(4):306-12 [DOI] 10.2746/042516408X295455. [PMID] 18356130.
2008
The influence of a novel organ perfusion solution on early graft function in canine renal autotransplantation.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 37(4):383-9 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2008.00392.x. [PMID] 18564263.
2005
Diagnosis and treatment of septic arthritis.
The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice. 21(3):627-49, vi [PMID] 16297725.
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Grants

Jul 2019 – Jul 2021
Perineural liposomal bupivacaine in exercised lame horses
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: RACING MED AND TESTING CONSORT

Education

Diplomate
2012 · American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Diplomate
2004 · American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Master of Specialized Veterinary Medicine
2001 · North Carolina State University
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1998 · Ross University College of Veterinary Medicine,

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2010-2021
VEM5422 Equine Surgery and Lab
2010-2021
VEM5737 Core Clk Large An Sur
2011-2021
VEM5837 Senior Clk Lg An Surg
2014-2020
VEM5440 Funda Orthopedic Surg
2020-2021
VEM5334L Equine Lameness and Imaging
2018-2021
VEM5264 Lg An Radiol/Ultra
2011-2013,2015-2020
VEM5402 Funda Soft Tiss Surg
2017-2019
VEM5730 Equine Core Clerkship
2017-2019
VEM5830 Equine Clerkship Elec
2015
VEM5008 Personal/Prof Develop
2013,2021
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2012,2021
VEM5355 Ruminant Medicine

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-4345
Emails:
Business:
mortona@ufl.edu