Publications: Lester, Guy
Crispe, E.J., Lester, G.D., Robertson, I.D. and Secombe, C.J. (2016) Bar shoes and ambient temperature are risk factors for exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrhage in Thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal, In press .
Secombe, C.J., Lester, G.D., Robertson, I.D. and Cullimore, A. (2015) Retrospective survey of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid cytology in Western Australian horses presented for evaluation of the respiratory tract: effect of season on relative cell percentages. Australian Veterinary Journal, 93 (5). pp. 152-156.
Loughran, C. M., Raisis, A.L., Secombe, C.J. and Lester, G.D. (2014) The effect of dobutamine and bolus crystalloid fluids on the cardiovascular function of isoflurane anaesthetised horses. Equine Veterinary Journal, 46 . p. 3.
Anderson, F.L., Secombe, C.J. and Lester, G.D. (2013) Clostridial myonecrosis, haemolytic anaemia, hepatopathy, osteitis and transient hypertrophic cardiomyopathy after intramuscular injection in a Thoroughbred gelding. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91 (5). pp. 204-208.
Lester, G.D., Merritt, A.M., Kuck, H.V. and Burrow, J.A. (2013) Systemic, renal, and colonic effects of intravenous and enteral rehydration in horses. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 27 (3). pp. 554-566.
Readford, P.K., Lester, G.D. and Secombe, C.J. (2013) Temporohyoid osteoarthropathy in two young horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91 (5). pp. 209-212.
Cullimore, A., Lester, G.D. and Swindells, K.L. (2013) Tiger snake (Notechis scutatus) envenomation in a horse. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91 (9). pp. 381-384.
Lester, G.D. and Rice, B.L. (2012) Effects of leukotriene C4on the bioelectric properties and ion transport of equine tracheal epithelium. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 73 (12). pp. 2007-2012.
Sundra, T.M., Harrison, J.L., Lester, G.D., Raidal, S.L. and Phillips, J.K. (2012) The influence of spasmolytic agents on heart rate variability and gastrointestinal motility in normal horses. Research in Veterinary Sciench, 93 (3). pp. 1426-1433.
Secombe, C. and Lester, G.D. (2012) The role of diet in the prevention and management of several equine diseases. Animal Feed Science and Technology, 173 (1-2). pp. 86-101.
Omori, M., Hill, R.C., Scott, K.C. and Lester, G.D. (2011) Evaluation of the secretory response to endogenous and exogenous prostaglandins in mucosa from the proximal and distal portions of the colon of dogs. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 72 (3). pp. 404-409.
Smith, R.L., Murphy, D.J., Day, R.E. and Lester, G.D. (2011) An ex vivo biomechanical study comparing strength characteristics of a new technique with the three-loop pulley for equine tenorrhaphy. Veterinary Surgery, 40 (6). pp. 768-773.
Polkes, A.C., Giguère, S., Lester, G.D. and Bain, F.T. (2008) Factors Associated with Outcome in Foals with Neonatal Isoerythrolysis (72 Cases, 1988-2003). Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 22 (5). pp. 1216-1222.
Sanchez, L.C., Giguère, S. and Lester, G.D. (2008) Factors associated with survival of neonatal foals with bacteremia and racing performance of surviving Thoroughbreds: 423 cases (1982-2007). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 233 (9). pp. 1446-52.
Lester, G.D., Robertson, I.D. and Secombe, C. (2007) Risk factors for gastric ulceration in thoroughbred horses. In: AAEP Convention 2007, 1 - 5 December, Orlando, FL, USA.
Hampson, D.J., Lester, G.D., Phillips, N.D. and La, T. (2006) Isolation of Brachyspira pilosicoli from weanling horses with chronic diarrhoea. Veterinary Record, 158 . pp. 661-662.
Lester, G.D., Smith, R.L. and Robertson, I.D. (2005) Effects of treatment with omeprazole or ranitidine on gastric squamous ulceration in racing Thoroughbreds. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 227 (10). pp. 1636-1639.
Cohen, N.D., Lester, G.D., Sanchez, L.C., Merritt, A.M. and Roussel, A.J. (2004) Evaluation of risk factors associated with development of postoperative ileus in horses. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 225 (7). pp. 1070-1078.
Kaplan, R.M., Klei, T.R., Lyons, E.T., Lester, G., Courtney, C.H., French, D.D., Tolliver, S.C., Vidyashankar, A.N. and Zhao, Y. (2004) Prevalence of anthelmintic resistant cyathostomes on horse farms. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 225 (6). pp. 903-910.
Porter, M.B., Long, M.T., Getman, L.M., Giguère, S., MacKay, R.J., Lester, G.D., Alleman, A.R., Wamsley, H.L., Franklin, R.P., Jacks, S., Buergelt, C.D. and Detrisac, C.J. (2003) West Nile Virus encephalomyelitis in horses: 46 cases (2001). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 222 (9). pp. 1241-1247.
Widenhouse, T.V., Lester, G.D. and Merritt, A.M. (2002) Effect of hydrochloric acid, pepsin, or taurocholate on bioelectric properties of gastric squamous mucosa in horses. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 63 (5). pp. 744-749.
Lester, G.D. and Bolton, J.R. (1994) Effect of dietary composition on abomasal and duodenal myoelectrical activity. Research in Veterinary Science, 57 (3). pp. 270-276.
Lester, G.D., Bolton, J.R. and Thurgate, S.M. (1992) Computer-based collection and analysis of myoelectric activity of the intestine in horses. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 53 (9). pp. 1548-52.
Lester, G.D., Bolton, J.R., Cullen, L.K. and Thurgate, S.M. (1992) Effects of general anesthesia on myoelectric activity of the intestine in horses. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 53 (9). pp. 1553-7.
Lester, G.D., Bolton, J.R., Cambridge, H. and Thurgate, S. (1989) The effect of Strongylus vulgaris larvae on equine intestinal myoelectrical activity. Equine veterinary journal. Supplement (7). pp. 8-13.