Quiz: Staging of Heart Disease in Dogs 20-1123676

Staging of Heart Disease in Dogs 20-1123676


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(Use the following profession codes for this board: Veterinarian=V; Veterinarian Technician=VT) SELECT FROM DROPDOWN!


1. Which stage of heart disease is defined by the presence of congestive heart failure (either current or previously diagnosed)?(Required)
2. The vertebral heart score (VHS) normalizes heart dimensions to which anatomic structure?(Required)
3. Establishing a diagnosis of stage B2 mitral valve disease is currently based on measures of what two chambers?(Required)
4. The EPIC trial found that treatment with which drug prolonged the time to heart failure and overall survival in dogs with stage B2 mitral valve disease?(Required)
5. What diagnostic test is the gold standard to diagnose left-sided congestive heart failure in dogs?(Required)