‘a small breed dog with a heart murmur – should I start pimobendan?’ Dr Joao Neves VVS Cardiology Specialist Dr Joao Neves discusses the usefulness and limitations of murmur intensity in managing pre-clinical stages of mitral valve disease. Myxomatous mitral valve disease … [Read more...] about Heart Murmurs in Small Breed Dogs
In Conversation: Internal Medicine Mentorship
In conversation with Professor Rob Foale; what is mentorship and what could I gain through it? Dr Ellie Duffy VVS Commercial Manager Here at VVS we are so proud of the Internal Medicine Mentorship Programme. It is unique and personalised CPD, that is tailored to each mentee’s … [Read more...] about In Conversation: Internal Medicine Mentorship
A Vizsla with Ventricular Premature Complexes
Investigating an ‘incidental’ arrhythmia By Dr Ellie Duffy VVS Commercial Manager Lottie, a five-year-old female neutered Visla, presented to her primary care vet with an acute right hindlimb lameness, and a suspected cruciate ligament injury. The rest of her clinical … [Read more...] about A Vizsla with Ventricular Premature Complexes
Thoughts on Omeprazole use.
Why I am concerned about Omeprazole use! By Professor Rob Foale VVS Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist You may read the title of this blog and immediately think that I need to get out more! Whilst you may actually be correct in this assumption, the clearly … [Read more...] about Thoughts on Omeprazole use.
Internal Medicine: A Problem-Orientated Approach
Peggy, the inappetent Persian cat Professor Rob Foale VVS Internal Medicine Specialist Read this engaging case by Professor Rob Foale as he shares his thoughts and problem-oriented approach to Peggy, the inappetant Persian cat. Peggy is a 7-year old neutered female Persian … [Read more...] about Internal Medicine: A Problem-Orientated Approach