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    Kate Hopper- BVSc, MVS, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Surgical & Radiological Sciences

    1104B Tupper Hall
    Davis, CA 95616


    khopper@ucdavis.edu

       

    Research Focus

    Occurrence and the underlying mechanisms of clinical acid-base, electrolyte and lactate disorders in animals.

    Specialty Focus

    Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care

    Education

    1991 BVSc , University of Melbourne, Australia, 250 Princes Hwy, Werribee
    1999 MVS Emergency & Critical Care Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia, 250 Princes Hwy, Werribee
    2007 PhD , University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis CA 95616

    Licenses

    Diplomate American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care

    Most Recent 10 Publications

    • Kate Hopper: An online survey of small animal veterinarians regarding current fluid therapy practices in dogs and cats 2018 Hopper K, Garcia Rojas A, Barter LS An online survey of small animal veterinarians regarding current fluid therapy practices in dogs and cats Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association,
    • Kate Hopper: In-vitro assessment on the effect of acidemia on coagulation in dogs 2018 Burton AG, Burges J, Borchers A, Hopper K In-vitro assessment on the effect of acidemia on coagulation in dogs Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care,
    • Kate Hopper: Retrospective evaluation of the prognostic utility of plasma lactate concentration, base deficit, pH, and anion gap in canine and feline emergency patients 2018 Kohen CJ, Hopper K, Kass PH, Epstein SE. Retrospective evaluation of the prognostic utility of plasma lactate concentration, base deficit, pH, and anion gap in canine and feline emergency patients Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care,
    • Kate Hopper: Is Bicarbonate Therapy Useful? 2017 Hopper K Is Bicarbonate Therapy Useful? The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice,
    • Kate Hopper: Respiratory Acid-Base Disorders in the Critical Care Unit. 2017 Hopper K Respiratory Acid-Base Disorders in the Critical Care Unit. The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice,
    • Kate Hopper: Utstein-style guidelines on uniform reporting of in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dogs and cats. A RECOVER statement 2016 Boller M, Fletcher DJ, Brainard BM, Haskins S, Hopper K, Nadkarni VM, Morley PT, McMichael M, Nishimura R, Robben JH, Rozanski E, Rudloff E, Rush J, Shih A, Smarick S, Tello LH Utstein-style guidelines on uniform reporting of in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dogs and cats. A RECOVER statement J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio),
    • Kate Hopper: Accuracy of potassium supplementation of fluids administered intravenously. 2015 Hoehne SN, Hopper K, Epstein SE Accuracy of potassium supplementation of fluids administered intravenously. J Vet Intern Med,
    • Kate Hopper: Incidence, severity and prognosis associated with hyponatremia in dogs and cats. 2015 Ueda Y, Hopper K, Epstein SE Incidence, severity and prognosis associated with hyponatremia in dogs and cats. J Vet Intern Med,
    • Kate Hopper: Incidence, severity and prognosis associated with hypernatremia in dogs and cats. 2015 Ueda Y, Hopper K, Epstein SE Incidence, severity and prognosis associated with hypernatremia in dogs and cats. J Vet Intern Med,
    • Kate Hopper: Assessment of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in 121 dogs and 30 cats at a university teaching hospital (2009-2012). 2014 McIntyre RL, Hopper K, Epstein SE Assessment of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in 121 dogs and 30 cats at a university teaching hospital (2009-2012). J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio),

    Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

    2017 Wells RJ, Hopper K: Management of clinical snake bite in dogs and cats, P. Gopalakrishnakone, S.M.A. Faiz, Abdulrazaq Garba Habib, et. al., (ed), Clinical Toxinology. .

    2017 Hopper K: Respiratory Acid-Base Disorders in the Critical Care Unit, Autran de Morais H, DiBartola SP, (ed), Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice. 351-7.

    2017 Hopper K: Is Bicarbonate Therapy Useful?, Autran de Morais H, DiBartola SP, (ed), Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice. 343-9.

    2015 Hopper K, Cagle L: Pneumothorax, Tilley LP, Smith Jr FWK, (ed), Blackwell's Five Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, 6th Edition. .

    2015 Hopper K, Kohen C: Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Tilley LP, Smith Jr FWK, (ed), Blackwell's Five Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, 6th Edition. .