Department of Clinical Sciences

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Advancing the health
and well-being
of animals
and people


Jon Cheetham

Jonathan Cheetham
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
T6-004A VRT, Box 34
Ithaca, NY 14853
jc485@cornell.edu

Equine Performance Clinic

Selected Publications


Barakzai SZ, Cheetham J. Endoscopic examination of exercising horses: effects on diagnosis and treatment of upper respiratory tract disorders. Equine Vet J. 2012 Sep;44(5):501-3. doi: 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2012.00625.x. Editorial.

Passman S.N., Cheetham J., Bonassar L.J., Ducharme N.G., Rawlinson J.J. Biomechanical Stiffness of Equine Laryngeal Hyaline Cartilage. Equine Veterinary Journal. 43:592-598. 2011.

Sano H., Martin-Flores M, Santos L.C.P., Cheetham J., Gleed R.D. Effects of epidural morphine on gastrointestinal transit in unmedicated horses. Journal of Anesthesia and Analgesia. Mar;38(2):121-6. 2011.

Witte TH, Cheetham J, Rawlinson JJ, Soderholm L.V., Mitchell L.M., & Ducharme, N.G. A transducer for the measurement of force on surgical sutures. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. Oct 74(4):299-304. 2010.

Witte T.H., Cheetham, J., Soderholm L.V., Mitchell L.M., & Ducharme, N.G Equine laryngoplasty sutures undergo increased loading during coughing and swallowing. American Journal of Veterinary Research. Dec 39(8):949-56. 2010.

Pigott JH, Ducharme NG, Mitchell L.M., Soderholm LV, Cheetham J. Incidence of Swallowing during Exercise in Horses with Dorsal Displacement of the Soft Palate. Equine Veterinary Journal. Nov 42(8):732-7. 2010.

Fortier LA, Potter HG, Rickey EJ, Schnabel LV, Foo LF, Chong LR, Stokol T, Cheetham J, Nixon AJ. Concentrated bone marrow aspirate improves full-thickness cartilage repair compared to microfracture in an equine model of extensive cartilage loss. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 92:1927-1937. 2010.

Ducharme, N.G., Cheetham J, Sanders I, Hermanson JW, Hackett, R.P., Soderholm L.V., Mitchell L.M. Considerations for pacing of the cricoarytenoid dorsalis muscle by a neuroprosthesis in horses. Equine Veterinary Journal. Mar 42 (6). 434-540. 2010.

Cheetham J., Riordan A.S., Mohammed H.O, McIlwraith C.W., Fortier L.A. Relationships between race earnings and horse age, sex, gait, track surface and number of race starts and for Thoroughbred and Standardbred race horses in North America. Equine Veterinary Journal. Jan 42(4):346-50. 2010.

Ortved K.F., Cheetham J., Mitchell L.M., Ducharme N.G. Successful treatment of persistent dorsal displacement of the soft palate and evaluation of laryngohyoid position in 15 racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal. Jan 42(1):23-9. 2010.

Cheetham J, Pigott JH, Hermanson JW, Campoy L, Soderholm LV, Thorson LM, Ducharme NG. Role of the Hypoglossal Nerve in Equine Nasopharyngeal Stability. Journal of Applied Physiology. 107 (2): 471-7. 2009.

Rakesh V, Ducharme NG, Cheetham J, Datta AK, Pease AP. Implications of different degrees of arytenoid cartilage adduction on equine upper airway characteristics. Equine Veterinary Journal 40 (7) 629-635. 2008.

Radcliffe RM, Cheetham J, Bezuidenhout AJ, Ducharme NG, Nixon AJ. Arthroscopic Removal of Palmar/Plantar Osteochondral Fragments from the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint in Four Horses. Veterinary Surgery. 37:733–740, 2008.

Cheetham J, Witte TH, Soderholm LV, Hermanson JW, Ducharme NG. In vitro model for testing novel implants for equine laryngoplasty. Veterinary Surgery 37:588–593. 2008.

Cheetham J, Piggott JH, Thorson LM, Mohammed HO, Ducharme NG. Outcome based assessment of the laryngeal tie forward procedure and its effect on laryngohyoid conformation. Equine Veterinary Journal. 40 (5) 501-507. 2008.

Cheetham J, Witte TH, Rawlinson JJ, Soderholm LV, Mohammed HO, Ducharme NG. Intra-articular stabilization of the equine cricoarytenoid joint. Equine Veterinary Journal. 40 (6) 584-588. 2008.

Rakesh V, Ducharme NG, Datta AK, Cheetham J, Pease AP. Development of equine upper airway pressure model for thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal May 40(3):272-9. 2008.

Cheetham J, Radcliffe CR, Ducharme NG, Sanders I, Mu, Hermanson JW. Neuroanatomy of the equine dorsal cricoarytenoid muscle: Surgical implications. Equine Veterinary Journal. Jan 40(1):70-5. 2008.

Chalmers HJ, Cheetham J, Yeager AE, Ducharme NG. Ultrasonography of the equine laryngeal region – technique, normal appearance, and clinical applications. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. Sep-Oct 47 (5) 476-481. 2006.

Cheetham J, Nixon AJ. Arthroscopic Approaches to the Palmar Aspect of the Equine Carpus. Veterinary Surgery. April (35) 227-231. 2006.

Chalmers HJ, Cheetham J, Dykes NL, Ducharme NG. Computed Tomographic Diagnosis - Stylohyoid Fracture with Pharyngeal Abscess in a Horse Without Temporohyoid Disease. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. Mar-Apr 47(2):165-7. 2006.