Objectives of the symposium:

The 2002 WALTHAM® Diets/OSU Symposium presents a comprehensive review of clinical cardiology in dogs and cats. The symposium offers a distinguished faculty of thirteen clinicians from seven institutions.

Topics include hypertension, heartworm disease, heart failure, Arrhythmias, syncope, nutritional considerations, and clinical management of important valvular, myocardial and pericardial diseases. The presentations are organized by topic.

Acrobat and PDF files

The proceedings are all available as PDF files as well as viewable online. If you don't have the Acrobat Reader on your computer, please download and install from the link below. You will love the format and ease of use.


Proceedings Editors and Program Committee

John D. Bonagura, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology, Internal Medicine)
Virginia Luis Fuentes, VetMB, MRCVS, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology)
Kathryn M. Meurs, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology)

Paul D. Pion, DVM, DipACVIM

President, Veterinary Information Network
Waltham® Diets/OSU Symposium Online Partner

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