This webinar will look at the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis or patients with pericardial effusion. Topics for the lecture will include how to diagnose the cause of the pericardial effusion, how to perform a pericardiocentesis in practice, what medical therapies may be beneficial and when to administer and which may be detrimental. The prognosis for patients with pericardial effusion will also be discussed.
Recording from 11.12.2018
Richard Woolley BVetMed DipECVIM-CA(Cardiology) MRCVS
Director of CardioRespiratory Pet Referrals, Richard Woolley BVetMed DipECVIM-CA (Cardiology) MRCVS is the only specialist veterinary cardiologist in Victoria, and one of only a handful registered specialist veterinary cardiologists in Australia. Richard has many years of experience in cardiology and respiratory medicine of all animals, from mice to gorillas. He has worked in academia and in private practice, lectured extensively, and his present focus is on specialist cardiorespiratory medicine of dogs and cats.