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Fairfield Bain

Fairfield Bain

Fairfield T. Bain, DVM,MBA, Diplomate, ACVIM, ACVP, ACVECC
Clinical Professor of Equine Internal Medicine
Equine Internal Medicine


BS - Animal Science - North Carolina State University
DVM - Auburn University
MBA - New York Institute of Technology
Residency in Large Animal Internal Medicine at the University of Florida
Residency in Anatomic Pathology at Kansas State University

Research Interests

Equine hematology/cytology
Equine critical care
Equine perinatology
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Diagnostic ultrasound imaging of the colic patient


Ultrasonographic visualization of colonic mesenteric vasculature as an indicator of large colon right dorsal displacement or 180o volvulus (or both) in horses. Ness SL, Bain FT, Zantingh AJ, Gaughan EM, Story MR, Divers TJ, and Nydam DV. Can Vet J. 53:378-382, 2012.

Equine Fetal Growth and Development, Pantaleon LG, Bain FT, Zent W, Powell DG, Compend Contin Educ Pract Vet 25[6]:470-477 June 2003.

Effect of hydroxyethyl starch infusion on colloid oncotic pressure in hypoproteinemic horses. Jones PA, Bain FT, Byars TD, David JB, Boston RC, J Am Vet Med Assoc 2001 May 1;218(9):1428.

Congenital defects in newborn foals of mares treated for equine protozoal myeloencephalitis during pregnancy. Toribio RE, Bain FT, Mrad DR, Messer NT 4th, Sellers RS, Hinchcliff KW, J Am Vet Med Assoc 1998 Mar 1;212(5):697-701

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