Approach to small animal cardiology

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Approach to small animal cardiology

From the incidentally detected murmur in a young puppy, to the dogs with a history of collapsing episodes, to the cat that presents in respiratory distress, cardiovascular disease is frequently encountered.  This course provides a framework for an approach to a variety of clinical scenarios, discusses likely differentials and the next steps for diagnosis and management in first opinion practice.

Modules 1 & 2 – Approach to the murmur in the apparently healthy dog

Module 3 – Approach to the murmur in the apparently healthy cat

Module 4 – Approach to arrhythmias

Module 5 – Approach to the collapsing patient

Module 6 – Approach to the acute cardiology patient

Module 7 – Treatment of canine cardiac disease

Module 8 – Treatment of feline cardiac disease

Module 9 – Final MCQ exam to gain your CPD certificate

Vet CPD Online Tutored Courses take approximately 8 hours to complete and can be completed at your own pace and at any time over the course’s 3-week period. There are downloadable course notes and clinical cases to work through, plus – what makes our courses unique – a busy clinical forum where questions and answers are posted and where delegates have access to the instructor for the duration of the course. This always generates some lively discussions and the idea that no one should leave a course with any unanswered questions.

At the end of the course there is a final exam plus a Certificate of Completion for your CPD records.

 

 

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