Publications: Dr. David F. Kelton

 

Chapters in Books

 

Epidemiology: A Foundation for Dairy Production Medicine

D.F. Kelton

The Veterinary Clinics of North America: Food Animal Practice - Barnyard Epidemiology and Performance Assessement

Ed. P.L. Ruegg, W.B. Saunders Company, March 2006.

 

Management of the Dry Cow in Control of Peripartum Disease and Mastitis

R.T. Dingwell, D.F. Kelton, and K.E. Leslie

The Veterinary Clinics of North America: Food Animal Practice - Mastitis

Ed. P.M. Sears & D.J. Wilson, W.B. Saunders Company, March 2003.

 

Papers Published in Refereed Journals

 

Olde Riekerink, R.G.M., Barkema, H.W., Kelton, D.F., Scholl, D.T. Incidence rate of clinical mastitis on Canadian diary farms. Journal of Dairy Science. 91:1366-1377, 2008.

 

Olea-Popelka, F.J., Costello, E., White, P., McGrath, G., Collins, J.D., O’Keeffe, J., Kelton, D.F., Berke, O., More, S., Martin, S.W. Risk factors for disclosure of additional tuberculous cattle in attested-clear herds that had one animal with a confirmed lesion of tuberculosis at slaughter during 2003 in Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 85:81-91, 2008.

 

Sorge, U.S.,Kelton, D.F., Staufenbiel, R. Short Communication: Prepartal concentration of Estradiol-17B in heifers with stillborn calves. Journal of Dairy Science. 91:1433-1437, 2008.

 

Sorge, U.S., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K..D, Sears, W., Fetrow, J. Evaluation of the Dairy Comp 305 module Cow Value in two Ontario dairy herds. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:5784-5797, 2007.

 

Mattison, K., Shukla, A., Cook, A., Pollari, F., Friendship, R., Kelton, D., Sabah, B., Farber,J. Human noroviruses in swine and cattle populations. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 13:1184-1188, 2007.

 

Quist M.A., LeBlanc, S.J.,Hand, K.J., Lazenby, D., Miglior, F., Kelton, D.F.: Agreement of predicted 305-day milk yields relative to actual 305-day milk weight yields. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:4684-4692, 2007.

 

Walsh, R.B., Walton, J.S., Kelton, D.F., Leblanc, S.J., Leslie, K.E., Duffield, T.F. The effect of subclinical ketosis in early lactation on reproductive performance of postpartum dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:2788-2796, 2007.

 

Walsh, R.B., Leblanc, S.J., Duffield, T.F., Kelton, D.F., Walton, J.S., Leslie, K.E. The effect of a progesterone releasing intravaginal device (PRID) on pregnancy risk to fixed-time insemination following diagnosis of non-pregnancy in dairy cows. Theriogenology. 67:948-956, 2007.

 

Walsh, R.B., LeBlanc, S.J., Duffield, T.D., Kelton, D.F., Walton, J.S., Leslie, K.E. Synchronization of estrus and pregnancy risk in anestrous dairy cows after treatment with a progesterone-releasing intravaginal device. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:1139-1148, 2007.

 

Lim, G.H., Leslie, K.E., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.D., Timms, L.L., Dingwell, R.T. Adherence and efficacy of an external teat sealant to prevent new intramammary infections in the dry period. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:1289-1300, 2007.

 

Lim, G.H., Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Timms, L.L., Church, C., Dingwell, R.T. Herd management factors that affect duration and variation of adherence of an external teat sealant. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:1301-1309, 2007.

 

Walsh, R.B., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.F., Leslie, K.E., Walton, J.S., Leblanc S.J., Prevalence and risk factors for postpartum anovulatory condition in dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 90:315-324, 2007.

 

Hendrick, S.H., Duffield, T.F., Leslie, K.E., Lissemore, K.D., Archambault, M., Bagg, R., Dick, P., Kelton, D.F.: Monensin might protect Ontario, Canada dairy cows from paratuberculosis milk-ELISA positivity. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 76:237-248, 2006.

 

Hendrick, S.H., Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Lissemore, K.D., Archambault, M., Bagg, R., Dick, P., Duffield, T.F.: Efficacy of monensin sodium for the reduction of fecal shedding of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in infected dairy cattle. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 75:206-220, 2006.

 

Olea-Popelka, F.J., Phelan, J., White, P.W., McGrath, G., Collins, J.D., O’Keeffe, J., Duggan, M., Collins, D.M., Kelton, D.F., Berke, O., More, S.J., Martin, S.W. Quantifying badger exposure and the risk of bovine tuberculosis for cattle herds in county Kilkenny, Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 75:34-46, 2006.

 

Olea-Popelka, F., Butler, D., Lavin, D., McGrath, G., O’Keefe, J., Kelton, D., Berke, O., More, S., Martin, S.: A case study of bovine tuberculosis in an area of County Donegal, Ireland. Irish Veterinary Journal. 59:683-690. 2006.

 

McLaren, C., Duffield, T.F., Kelton, D., Leslie, K.E., Lissemore, K.: The relationship between herd level disease incidence and a return over feed index in Ontario dairy herds. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 47:767-773. 2006.

 

Sharma, B.S., Jansen, G.B., Karrow, N.A., Kelton, D., Jiang, Z.: Detection and characterization of Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism markers for clinical mastitis in Canadian Holsteins. Journal of Dairy Science. 89:3653-3663. 2006.

 

Hand, K.J., Lazenby, D., Miglior, F., Kelton, D.F.: Short communication: Comparison of protocols to estimate twenty-four-hour fat and protein percentages for herds with a robotic milking system. Journal of Dairy Science 89:1723-1726. 2006.

 

Leblanc, S.J., Lissemore, K.D., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.F., Leslie, K.E.: Major advances in disease prevention in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science 89:1267-1279. 2006.

 

Hendrick, S., Duffield, T., Leslie, K., Lissemore, K., Archambault, M., Kelton, D.: The prevalence of milk and serum antibodies to Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in dairy herds in Ontario. Canadian Veterinary Journal 46:1126-1129, 2005.

 

Hendrick, S., Kelton, D., Leslie, K., Lissemore, K., Archambault, M., Duffield, T.: Effect of paratuberculosis on culling, milk production, and milk quality in dairy herds. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 227:1302-1308, 2005.

 

Zurbrigg, K., Kelton, D., Anderson, N., Millman, S. Stall dimensions and the prevalence of lameness, injury and cleanliness on 317 tie-stall dairy farms in Ontario. Canadian Veterinary Journal 46:902-909, 2005.

 

Olea-Popelka, F.J., Flynn O., Costello, E., McGrath, G., Collins, J.D., O’Keeffe, J., Kelton, D.F., Berke, O., Martin, S.W. Spatial relationships between Mycobacterium bovis strains in cattle and badgers in four areas in Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 71:57-70, 2005.

 

Zurbrigg, K., Kelton, D., Anderson, N., Millman, S. Tie-stall design and its relationship to lameness, injury, and cleanliness on 317 Ontario dairy farms. Journal of Dairy Science 88:3201-3210, 2005.

 

McLaren, C., Duffield, T.F., Kelton, D., Leslie, K.E., Lissemore, K. Associations of management and production factors with return over feed in Ontario dairy herds. Journal of Dairy Science 88:419-425, 2005.

 

Hobson, J.C., Duffield T.F., Kelton, D., Lissemore, K., Hietala, S.K., Leslie, K.E., McEwen, B., Peregrine, A.S.: Risk factors associated with Neospora caninum abortion in Ontario Holstein dairy herds. Veterinary Parasitology. 127:177-188, 2005.

 

Hendrick, S., Duffield, T., Kelton, D., Leslie, K., Lissemore, K., Archambault, M.: Evaluation of enzyme-linked immunosorbant assays performed on milk and serum samples for detection of paratuberculosis in lactating dairy cows. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 226:424-428, 2005.

 

Pan, Y., Jansen, G.B., Duffield, T.F., Hietala, S., Kelton, D.F., Lin, C.Y., Peregrine, A.S.: Genetic susceptibility to Neospora caninum infection in Holstein cattle in Ontario. Journal of Dairy Science. 87:3967-3975, 2004.

 

Peregrine, A.S., Duffield, T.F., Wideman, G., Kelton, D.F., Hobson, J., Cramer, G., Hietala, S.K.,: Udder health in cattle infected with Neospora caninum. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 64:101-112, 2004.

 

Wood, G.M., Boettcher, P.J., Kelton, D.F., Jansen, G.B.: Phenotypic and genetic influences on test-day measures of acetone concentration in milk. Journal of Dairy Science. 87:1108-1114, 2004.

 

Olea-Popelka, F.J., White, P.W., Collins, J.D., O’Keefe, J., Kelton, D.F., Martin, S.W.: Breakdown severity during a bovine tuberculosis episode as a predictor of future herd breakdowns in Ireland. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 63:163-172, 2004.

 

Dingwell, R.T., Leslie, K.E., Schukken, Y.H., Sargeant, J.M., Timms, L.L., Duffield, T.F., Keefe, G.P., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Conklin, J. Association of cow and quarter-level factors at drying-off with new intramammary infections during the dry period. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 63:75-89, 2004.

 

Shoukri, M.M., Asyali, M.H., VanDorp, R., Kelton, D.: The poisson inverse gaussian regression model in the analysis of clustered counts data. Journal of Data Science. 2:17-32, 2004.

 

Duffield, T., Bagg, R., Kelton, D., Dick, P., Wilson, J.: A field study of dietary interactions with monensin on milk fat percentage in lactating dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 86:4161-4166, 2003.

 

Wood, G.M., Boettcher, P.J., Jamrozik, J., Jansen, G.B., Kelton, D.F.: Estimation of genetic parameters for concentrations of milk urea nitrogen. Journal of Dairy Science. 86:2462-2469, 2003.

 

Dingwell, R.T., Leslie, K.E., Duffield, T.F., Schukken, Y.H., DesCoteaux, L., Keefe, G.P., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Shewfelt, W., Dick, P., Bagg, R.: Efficacy of intramammary Tilmicosin and risk factors for cure of Staphylococcus aureus infection in the dry period. Journal of Dairy Science. 86:159-168, 2003.

 

Dingwell, R.T., Duffield, T.F., Leslie, K.E., Keefe, G.P., DesCoteaux, L., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Schukken, Y.H., Dick, P., Bagg, R.: Efficacy of intramammary Tilmicosin administered at drying-off, and other risk factors, for the prevention of new intramammary infections during the dry period. Journal of Dairy Science. 85:3250-3259, 2002.

 

Hobson, J.C., Duffield, T.F., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Hietala, S.K., Leslie, K.E., McEwen, B., Cramer, G., Peregrine A.S.: Neospora caninum serostatus and milk production of Holstein cattle. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 221:1160-1164, 2002.

 

Cramer, G., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.F., Hobson, J.C., Lissemore, K.D., Hietala, S.K., Peregrine A.S.: Neospora caninum serostatus and culling of Holstein cattle. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 221:1165-1168, 2002.

 

Geishauser, T., Leslie, K.E., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.: Monitoring for subclinical ketosis in dairy herds. Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian. 23:S65-S71, 2001.

 

Geishauser, T., Leslie, K.E., Kelton, D.F., Duffield, T.: Kifizetodo-e a tejelo tehenek rendszeres szurovizsgalata ketosisra? Magyar Allatrovosok Lapja. 123:366-370, 2001.

 

Godden, S.M., Jansen, J.T., Leslie, K.E., Smart, N.L., Kelton, D.F.: The effect of sampling time and sample handling on the detection of Staphylococcus aureus from quarters with subclinical mastitis. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 43:38-42, 2002.

 

Godden, S.M., Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Walton, J.S., Leslie, K. E. and Lumsden, J. H. Milk urea testing as a tool to monitor reproductive performance in Ontario Dairy Herds. Journal of Dairy Science. 84:1397-1406, 2001.

 

Godden, S.M., Lissemore, K.D., Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Walton, J.S. and J.H. Walton: Relationships between milk urea concentrations and nutritional management, production, and economic variables in Ontario dairy herds. Journal of Dairy Science. 84:1128-1139, 2001.

 

Godden, S.M., Lissemore, K.D., Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Walton, J.S. and Lumsden, J.H. Factors associated with milk urea concentrations in Ontario Dairy Cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 84:107-114, 2001.

 

Schaeffer, L.R., Jamrozik, J., Van Dorp, R., Kelton, D.F. and Lazenby, D.W. Estimating daily yields of cows from different milking schemes. Livestock Production Science. 65:219-227, 2000.

 

Godden, S.M., Lissemore, K.D., Kelton, D.F., Lumsden, J.H., Leslie, K.E. and Walton, J.S. Analytic validation of an infrared milk urea assay and effects of sample acquisition factors on milk urea results. Journal of Dairy Science. 83:435-442, 2000.

 

Kelton, D.F., Lissemore, K.D., Martin, R.E. Recommendations for recording and calculating the incidence of selected clinical diseases of dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:2502-2509, 1998.

 

Geishauser, T., Shoukri, M., Kelton, D.F. and Leslie, K.E.: Analysis of survivorship after displaced abomasum diagnosed in dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:2346-2340, 1998.

 

Plaizier, J.C.B., Lissemore, K.D., Kelton, D. and King, G.J.: Evaluation of overall reproductive performance of dairy herds. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:1848-1854, 1998.

 

Scott, H.M., Sargeant, J.M., Ireland, M.J., Lissemore, K.D., Leslie, K.E., Kelton, D.F., and Mallard, B.A.: Effects of a Core Antigen Vaccine Against Gram-Negative Bacteria on Physiologic and Yield Parameters of Dairy Cows During Late Lactation and the Dry Period. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:1828-1835, 1998.

 

Sargeant, J.M., Martin, S.W., Lissemore, K.D., Leslie, K.E., Gibson, J.P., Scott, M.H., Kelton, D.F. Associations between milk-protein production and reproduction, health and culling. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 35:39-51, 1998.

 

Sargeant, J.M., Martin, S.W., Lissemore, K.D., Leslie, K.E., Gibson, J.P., Scott, M.H., Kelton, D.F. Associations between individual cow factors and milk-protein production. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 34:57-72, 1998.

 

LeBlanc, S.J., Leslie, K.E., Ceelen, H.J., Kelton, D.F., Keefe, G.P. Measures of estrus detection and pregnancy in dairy cows after administration of gonadotropin-releasing hormone within an estrus synchronization program based on prostaglandin F2a. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:375-381, 1998.

 

Geishauser, T., Leslie, K., Kelton, D., Duffield, T. Evaluation of five cowside tests for use with milk to detect subclinical ketosis in dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 81:438-443, 1998.

 

Duffield, T.F., Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Lissemore, K.D., Lumsden, J.H. Use of test day milk fat and milk protein to detect subclinical ketosis in dairy cattle in Ontario. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 38:713-718, 1997.

 

Sargeant, J.M., Kelton, D.F., Martin, S.W., Mann, E.D. Associations between farm management practices, productivity and bovine leukemia virus infection in Ontario dairy herds. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 31:211-222, 1997.

 

Sargeant, J.M., Kelton, D.F., Martin, S.W., Mann, E.D. Evaluation of a bulk milk elisa test for the classification of herd level bovine leukemia virus status. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 31:223-230, 1997.

 

Uribe, H.A., Kennedy, B.W., Martin, S.W., Kelton, D.F.: Genetic Parameters for Common Health Disorders in Holstein Cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 78:421-430, 1995.

 

Etherington, W.G., Kelton, D.F., Adams, J.E.: Reproductive Performance of Dairy Cows Following Treatment with Fenprostalene, Dinoprost or Cloprostenol Between 24 and 31 Days Postpartum: A Field Trial. Theriogenology. 42:739-752, 1994.

 

Kelton, D.F., Leslie, K.E., Etherington, W.G., Bonnett, B.N., and Walton, J.S.: Accuracy of Rectal Palpation and of a Rapid Milk Progesterone Enzymeimmunoassay for Determining the Presence of a Functional Corpus Luteum in Subestrous Dairy Cows. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 32:286-291, 1991.

 

Kelton, D.F.: Accuracy of Palpation of Bovine Corpora Lutea. Cornell Veterinarian. 79:301-305, 1989.

 

Kelton, D.F., Fubini, S.L.: Pyloric Obstruction After Toggle-Pin Fixation of Left Displaced Abomasum in a Cow. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 194:677-678, 1989.

 

Kelton, D.F., White, M.E., Hodges, R.J., Guard, C.L., Powers, P.M., Dinsmore, R.P., Stehman, S.M., Hillman, R.B., and Yoder, S.S.: The Relationship Among Palpator Experience, Milk Progesterone Concentration and Estrus and Fertility in Cows with Palpable Corpora Lutea Treated With Cloprostenol. Cornell Veterinarian. 78:105-112, 1988.

 

Kelton, D.F., Garcia, J., Guard, C.L., Dinsmore, R.P., Powers, P.M., Smith, M.C., Stehman, S.M., Ralston, N., and White, M.E.: Bar Suture (Toggle Pin) vs Open Surgical Abomasopexy for Treatment of Left Displaced Abomasum in Dairy Cattle. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 193:557-559, 1988.

 

Guard, C.L., Schwark, W., Kelton, D.F. and Dobson, A: Effects of Metoclopramide, Clenbuterol and Butorphanol on Ruminoreticular Motility of Calves. Cornell Veterinarian. 78:89-98, 1988.

 

Hodges, R.J., White, M.E., Guard, C.L., Dinsmore, R.P., Kelton, D.F., Powers, P.M., Stehman, S.M., Hillman, R.B., and Yoder, S.S.: A Randomized Clinical Trail of the Effect of the Time of Administration of Cloprostenol on Detection of Estrus in Dairy Cattle. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 29:343-345, 1988.

 

Leslie, K.E., Bosu, W.T.K., Lissemore, K. and Kelton, D.: The Effects of Gonadotrophin Releasing Hormone Administration Four Days After Insemination on First-service Conception Rates and Corpus Luteum Function in Dairy Cows. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 50:184-187, 1986.

 

Bosu, W.T.K., McKinnon, A.O., Lissemore, K. and Kelton, D.: Clinical and Luteolytic Effects of Fenprostalene (A Prostaglandin F2 alpha Analogue) in Mares. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 24:347-351, 1983.