University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
Clinic of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases

Dr.sc. Wolfgang Fröhlich
CARDIOLOGIC WORKUP OF THE EQUINE PATIENT

Clinical Examination
&
ECG (Examination of Arrhythmias)

PETAK 04. 11.2005.
u 11:15
Klinička Predavaonica
Veterinarskog fakulteta
Sveučilišta u Zagrebu

 

 

Cardiologic Workup of the Equine Patient

Summary

The lectures will give an overview/review of the most common cardiac diseases in horses, including clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment. The objectives are to understand normal cardiovascular physiology, cardiac auscultation and special diagnostics used in the horse to be able to generate a list of differential diagnosis. Based on the findings and the knowledge of the natural progression of cardiac diseases the student should be able to formulate a prognosis for life expectancy and performance ability of the affected horse.
Dr.sc. Wolfgang Fröhlich