Advances in canine and feline cardiology

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk


This talk will discuss some of the major improvements in medical and interventional therapies, as well as technological developments to which veterinary cardiology is especially suited. There will be a focus on how to apply clinical cardiology research in general practice, and what advances we can look forward to over the next decade.
• Recognise the crucial role that thorough history taking, comprehensive physical examination and good quality chest radiographs still play in veterinary cardiology
• Appreciate the role clinical research makes in diagnostic and therapeutic development
• Apply technological advances to investigate potential cardiac disease
• Select dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease that are likely to benefit from pimobendan before developing congestive heart failure
• Advise clients regarding cutting edge investigative and interventional techniques available at specialist referral centres
Period23 Sep 2018
Event titleBSAVA Scottish Congress
Event typeConference
LocationGlasgow, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational