MS055 - Cardiology Crash Course Mini Series

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About the course

  • Join cardiology expert Nuala Summerfield and get to grips with the common canine and feline cardiac scenarios!
  • Get all the help you need with your cardiology patients in practice
  • Make sure you're up to date with current thinking in diagnostics and therapeutics
  • Learn about recent advances that you can apply to your patients
  • Cats are different- find out why and how you can manage them for the best outcomes
  • Lots of case-based discussion and videos to illustrate key points
  • Comprehensive notes to download
  • Self-assessment quiz to 'release' your 8 hours CPD certification (don't worry, you can take them more than once if you don't quite hit the mark first time)
  • A whole year's access to recorded sessions after purchase for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money - learn without travelling
  • This Mini Series was originally broadcast live in March 2013


Session 1

Feline Cardiology - What you Need to Know

  • How to approach an asymptomatic cat with a heart murmur
  • Cats with respiratory distress - how to distinguish heart failure from other causes
  • Acute and chronic treatment of congestive heart failure in cats; options for your feline patients
 Session 2

Acquired Canine Heart Disease

  • How to diagnose and manage myxomatous mitral valve disease
  • Dilated cardiomyopathy - what can you do?
  • What you need to know about Endocarditis
  • Idiopathic and malignant pericardial effusions and how to deal with them
Session 3

Treatment of Canine Congestive Heart failure- Are You up to Date?

  • Acute and chronic treatment options for canine congestive heart failure including recent advances.
  • Choosing the right combination of therapies for your patients- how to get it right.
  • Interactive case studies will be used to consolidate theoretical knowledge.


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