Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery (soft tissue)
Jane obtained her ECVS Diploma in Small Animal Surgery in 2002 after completing a Surgical Residency at the Royal Veterinary College and has concentrated on Soft Tissue Surgery ever since. Jane moved to Cambridge from the Animal Health Trust in 2006 and is currently a Lecturer in Small Animal Surgery and part of the Soft Tissue Team.
Subject groups/Research projects
- Comparative Pathobiology:
Respiratory function in brachycephalic dogs
Jane is interested in all aspect of soft tissue surgery, particularly oncological surgery and respiratory cases. Her clinical research interests are brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome and non-invasive methods of evaluating respiratory function. She currently has research projects underway on evaluating brachycephalic airway function in BOAS affected and normal French Bulldogs, Pugs and Bulldogs; respiratory function pre and post-surgery and the effects of different sedation protocols on respiratory function, working with a PhD student, Dr Nai-Chieh Liu. For more information on these studies please contact Jane on firstname.lastname@example.org or Nai-Chieh on email@example.com.
Professional positions held:
RCVS Small Animal Certificate Examiner 2008-2011
Chief Examiner 2011
Hall JL, Mannion P, Ladlow JF. (2014) Canine Intrahepatic Vasculature: Is a Functional Anatomic Model Relevant to the Dog? Vet Surg. 2014 June 5
Harris KP, Adams VJ, Fordyce P, Ladlow J. (2013) Comparison of surgical duration of canine ovariectomy and ovariohysterectomy in a veterinary teaching hospital Journal of Small Animal Practice 54, 579–583
Brioschi V, Rousset N, Ladlow JF. (2013) Imaging diagnosis-extrahepatic biliary tract obstruction secondary to a biliary foreign body in a cat. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. Aug 6.
Ladlow J.(2013) Injection site-associated sarcoma in the cat: treatment recommendations and results to date. J Feline Med Surg. 2013 May;15(5):409-18. doi:
Cashmore RG, Ladlow JF. (2010) Creation of a urethral conduit from a preputial indirect flap in a dog with perineal hypospadias. Veterinary Surgery. 39(1):14-20.
Caine AR, Herrtage ME, Ladlow J (2008).MRI diagnosis of bulla and ear canal distension following external auditory canal atresia in a red setter. Veterinary Radiol Ultrasound Vol 49(3) 267-269