CardiologyThoracic radiography is a test of choice for detection of congestive heart failure, but echocardiography is required to obtain a definitive diagnosis of congenital heart disease.
CardiologyA multimodal, targeted approach to medication choices successfully addressed recurrent CHF and associated electrolyte derangements in this dog with right-sided CHF secondary to DCM.
CardiologyDVD is the most common heart disease in dogs. Prognosis is unpredictable as most early stages never progress, although advanced stages yield poor outcomes.
CardiologyArterial thromboembolism is an acute or peracute condition that results from embolization of a thrombus within a peripheral artery. Take a closer look at the signs, diagnosis, and management of this often fatal disease.
UF’s College of Veterinary Medicine will launch an open heart surgery program for dogs, the only fully functional program of its kind in the U.
Researchers have developed a new treatment for dogs with a rare, but life-threatening, arrhythmia.
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Pimobendan is a benzimidazole-pyridazinone derivative, labeled for use in dogs to manage congestive heart failure (CHF) resulting from dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) or degenerative mitral valve disease (DMVD) in the United States.
Congestive heart failure in dogs is a syndrome that can be addressed through acute of chronic treatment.