Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Lädt!
Which amino acid is most highly utilised in highly dividing cells, and is often supplemented in GI and critical care diets?
Glutamine
Taurine
Phenylalanine
Lysine
 
Using BER = (30 × kg bodyweight) + 70 kcal, calculate BER for a 15kg dog.
450kcal
520kcal
540kcal
560kcal
 
Using BER = 70(BWkg)0.75, calculate BER for a 15kg dog.
533kcal
540kcal
560kcal
600kcal
 
When should a nutritional assessment be carried out?
Every time the animal is seen
When changing a diet
When the animal is clinically unwell
When trying to ascertain whether the animal has lost enough weight or not.
 
What compromises a nutritional assessment?
Body condition score
Muscle condition score
Nutritional history
All of the above
 
Which of the following is the best test for canine acute pancreatitis?
Amylase
Pancreatic lipase
Trypsin-like immunoreactivity
Faecal proteinase inhibitor
 
Which of these is not correct? Adverse food reaction can be split into:
Psychological
Toxic
Non-Toxic
Pharmacological
 
Which enzyme is required to breakdown the sugar commonly found in milk that causes intolerances?
Lactase
Maltase
Lipase
Amylase
 
Ideally the protein used in elimination diets needs to have a high digestibility of what?
>20%
Between 20 and 40%
Between 40 and 60%
>87%
 
In hydrolysed diets the protein / amino acid size is measured in?
Micrograms
Milligrams
Daltons
Inches