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Source: CVC IN BALTIMORE PROCEEDINGS

Dilated and arrhythmic cardiomyopathy in dogs (Proceedings)

April 1, 2009

Cardiomyopathy refers to an affectation of the heart not caused by valvular or coronary vascular disease, and is often of unknown etiology.

Source: CVC IN BALTIMORE PROCEEDINGS

Mitral regurgitation (Proceedings)

April 1, 2009

Mitral regurgitation is the most common heart disease in dogs (seen in approximately 85% of dogs with heart disease).

Source: CVC IN BALTIMORE PROCEEDINGS

Cough...Heart disease or lung disease? (Proceedings)

April 1, 2009

Cough, like many other signs/symptoms, occurs commonly in dogs due to either heart disease (most often due to mitral regurgitation) or lung disease (often due to pulmonary fibrosis, tracheal collapse, tracheo-bronchitis).

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Tilley's 2008 cardiac drug formulary for practice (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

Advancing technology has provided clinicians with ever more powerful and effective drugs for treating diseases.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Diagnosing and treating arrhythmias (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

The essentials of electrocardiography include the assessment of heart rate, heart rhythm, and the P-QRS-T waveforms.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Treating heart failure (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

Chronic heart failure (CHF) traditional therapy (for CHF secondary to chronic degenerative valvular disease etc.) still provides only an average a 4-6 months survival time in dogs.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Diagnosing and treating hypertension (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

Hypertension is often subclinical initially, and as the blood pressure increases, clinical signs may occur both due to the hypertension itself, or be linked to frequently associated medical conditions.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Diagnosing heart failure (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

The clinical signs of canine and feline heart failure are limited, but they must be distinguished from pulmonary dysfunction and also systemic problems.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Essential diagnostics in the exam room for cardiology (Proceedings)

October 1, 2008

Determine age, breed, and sex of the patient to help formulate a rule-out list and help to determine prognosis.

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