Links for Veterinarians
Here are some cardiology WEB resources that may prove valuable for veterinarians:
- VetGo Cardiology -- This is a fantastic cardiology resource for veterinarians, created by veterinary cardiology specialists Michael R. O'Grady, and M. Lynne O'Sullivan (University of Guelph, Ontario Canada). The site includes educational cases and radiographs, a drug formulary, heart sounds, cardiovascular physiological concepts, and much more.
- Case Studies in Small Animal Cardiovascular Medicine -- This is an extensive collection of cardiology case materials by veterinary cardiology specialist Mark Kittleson et al at the University of California, Davis. Includes history, physical exam findings, radiographs, electrocardiograms, echocardiograms. Excellent learning resource!
- Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia Support Group -- Anesthesia by anesthesiologists. Grouped by drug, patient condition, combinations that work, and don't.
- Your Dog's Heart -- This one is more for your clients, but worth seeing for yourself as well. Information about heart disease and treatment. Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., makers of Vetmedin (pimobendan). Great PR!
- The Cardiac Education Group -- More excellent education, geared towards veterinary practitioners and supplied by cardiologists. Also sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica.