Innocent heart murmurs in puppies: Identifying innocent heart murmurs in puppies is explained in a paper by veterinary cardiologist Viktor Szatmári and colleagues in the Spring issue of the European Journal of Companion Animal Practice (EJCAP), out now.
Other interactive CPD papers include prognostic factors for the outcome of pyometra (Supranee Jitpean et al.), success factors in weight loss programmes (Alex German et al.), coagulation problems in dogs with lungworm (Sophie Adamantos et al.), preventive medicine in companion animal practice (Marianne Diez et al.) and predicting the outcome in dogs with IMHA (Robert Goggs et al).
Dealing with aural haematomas (Lara Dempsey) and interpreting blood results (Caroline Kisielewicz) are presented in the popular “How to...” podcast series of BSAVA congress lecture recordings.
FECAVA news in this issue includes a report of the Travel scholarship winners, the IVSA Animal Welfare conference and of course a reminder of the 2016 EuroCongress that will take place in Vienna from 22-25 June.
Veterinary app & book reviews
The issue also contains the quarterly review of veterinary apps (pet diabetes, blood test references and interpretation and Veterinary Board Games, a quizz game) and books (on ophthalmology, surgical emergencies and soft tissue surgery). Published four times a year, the summer issue of 2016 is now available online at www.ejcap.org. Access is open to all veterinary practitioners, students and nurses in Europe and beyond, and is compatible for viewing on tablets. Please visit www.ejcap.org for more details.
Notes for Editors
EJCAP is the official organ of the Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA), the platform for the promotion of the professional development and representation of companion animal veterinarians in Europe. Founded in 1990, it currently has 40 national member associations and 13 associate member associations. FECAVA represents over 30,000 companion animal practitioners throughout Europe.
EJCAP online (www.ejcap.org) is generously supported by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, its prime partner.
For further information, please contact EJCAP’s Editor Karin de Lange