huji Koret School of Veterinary Medicine

Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Efrat Yagil-Kelmer, DVM, MS, DACVECC

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
Department head - Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care
Clinical instructor

Office Address:
P.O. Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Phone: +972-(0)3-9688588
Fax: +972-(0) 3- 9688525
Email Address: kelmere1@gmail.com


Special interests

Environmental emergencies, bleeding disorders, sepsis


Professional Experience and Qualifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care


Teaching

Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care

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Research

Snake envenomations, heat stroke, bleeding disorders

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Membership in Scientific organizations

- Israeli Association of Small Animal Practitioners.

- Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society.

- Critical Care Society.

- Phi-zeta honor society.

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Selected Recent Publications

Efrat Kelmer and Marie E. Kerl Heat prostration, Chapter 135, in - Morgan, RV (editor), Handbook of Small Animal Practice, 5th edition, 2007, Saunders-Elsevier, pp 1257-1260.

Efrat Kelmer and F.A. Mann, Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Resuscitation, in- Ettinger and Feldman (editors), Textbook of Veterinary Internal medicine, 7th edition, Invited chapter, in press.

Yagil-Kelmer, E. Mann, FA. and Wagner-Mann, C., (2006). Postoperative Complications Associated with Jejunostomy Tube Placement using the Interlocking Box Technique Compared to Standard Jejunopexy in Dogs and Cats: 76 cases (1999-2003), Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (JVECCS), nutrition issue Vol 16, No.2, June p14-20.

Kelmer, E. Shelton, GD, Williams, DA. C Ruaux, CG. Kerl, ME. and O’Brien, DP. (2007). Emergency Presentation of an Organic Aciduria Secondary to Cobalamin Deficiency in a Young Cat. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (JVECCS), Vol. 17 Issue 3, Sept, 307-309.

Kelmer, E, Kelmer G and Kerl, ME. (2007) Diagnosis and successful treatment of a posterior lingual abscess in a geriatric dog. Canadian Veterinary Journal. August; 48(8): 852-854.

Ringold, SA and Kelmer, E (2008) Freehand Ultrasound-Guided Placement of Femoral Arterial Catheters in Dogs, Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, (JVECCS) Vol. 18 Issue 3, p306-311

Kelmer E, Scanson LC, Reed A and Love LC, (2009) Correlation between End Tidal CO2 measured via a nasal catheter and arterial CO2 in critically ill dogs, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Witzberger TH, Dismukes, DI and Kelmer E, (2009) Situs Inversus Totalis in a Dog with a Chronic Diaphragmatic Hernia, Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, Sept-Oct, 45: 245-248.

Merbl Y, Kelmer E, Golani Y, Shipov A, Segev G, Yudelevitch S and Klainbart S, Resolution of persistent postoperative pneumothorax using Autologous Blood Pleurodesis, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA, impact factor 1.82). Accepted for publication.

Merbl Y, Klainbart S, Aizenberg Z, Aroch I and Kelmer E, (2011) Intermediate Syndrome of Chlorpyriphos Toxicity (Polaris®) in a Caracal (Caracal caracal), Journal of Zoo of Wildlife Medicine

Milgram J, Weiser M, Kelmer E and Benzioni, (2011) Axial pattern flap based on a cutaneous branch of the facial artery in cats, Veterinary Surgery, Apr;40(3):347-51

Kelmer E, Love LC, Cohn LA, Declue AE, Sura PA, Bruchim Y, Klainbart S and Merbl Y (2012), Successful treatment of ARDS in 2 dogs Canadian Veterinary Journal, 53 (2) February 2012

Bruchim Y , Srugo I, Ben-Halevy S, Kelmer E, Yudelevitch S, Aroch I and Segev G, Evaluation of Lidocaine as a treatment of Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus in dogs. Accepted for publication, Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2012

Hadar G, Kelmer E , Segev G, Bruchim Y, Aroch I, Protein C Activity in Vipera Palaestinae Envenomed Dogs, accepted for publication, Journal of Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 2012

Zemer O , Benzioni H , Kaplan R , Zineman S , Kelmer E and Milgram J , Two novel techniques for the relief of tension in the repair of large urethral defects in male cats. Accepted for publication, Veterinary Surgery, 2012.

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