1. Define each of the following; Dilated cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, pericarditis, and endocarditis.
2. Explain what you might see and hear when examining a dog in congestive heart failure that would necessitate immediate attention by the veterinarian.
3. A client calls on the phone with a cat in possible respiratory distress. List at least 10 items (supplies and/or equipment) that you would set up before the patient arrives.
Discuss a recent cardio case you have experienced in your clinic. Describe the animal's presenting complaint, what the animal was diagnosed with, the treatment, and outcome of the patient.