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On Demand: Feline Heartworm Disease

$19.00

1 hours CE │ Self-paced

Originally presented in December 2020, this one-hour video course will shed light on an underdiagnosed and often misunderstood disease – feline heartworm disease. In this info-packed session, we will review the incidence of feline heartworm disease and recommendations for improving compliance with feline heartworm prevention. Then, we’ll cover principles for diagnosing heartworms in the feline patient and for recognizing and treating HARD (Heartworm Associated Respiratory Disease).

Description

Originally presented in December 2020, this one-hour video course will shed light on an underdiagnosed and often misunderstood disease – feline heartworm disease. In this info-packed session, we will review the incidence of feline heartworm disease and recommendations for improving compliance with feline heartworm prevention. Then, we’ll cover principles for diagnosing heartworms in the feline patient and for recognizing and treating HARD (Heartworm Associated Respiratory Disease).

Upon viewing this recording and passing a quiz with a score of 70% or better, you’ll earn 1 hour of RACE Approved CE.  

Estimated time to complete:  65 minutes

Inclusions:

  • Earn 1 hour RACE Approved CE
  • Learn at your own pace! Registration includes unlimited access to course video for 12 months
  • Comprehensive text summary of feline heartworm disease – over 25 pages! 
  • Instant access to course video and notes immediately following registration
  • Instant delivery of your CE Certificate, upon successful completion of the entire course and passing quiz score (70% or better)
    • Plus, after course completion, access your CE Certificate anytime from your Account Dashboard! Never lose a CE Certificate again. 

To brush up on canine heartworm disease, check out our other heartworm disease on-demand courses! 

*This course is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 1 CE Credit, with a maximum of 1 CE Credit being available to any individual veterinarian or veterinary technician.

These RACE approvals are for the subject matter categories of: medical program, using the delivery method of anytime/on-demand. These approvals are valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board’s CE requirements. RACE course number: 20-858877

Meet The Speaker: Clarke Atkins, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology and Internal Medicine)Clarke Atkins, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology and Internal Medicine)

Clarke Atkins, DVM, the Jane Lewis Seaks Distinguished Professor of Companion Animal Medicine (Emeritus) at North Carolina State University and Norden Outstanding Teacher Award recipient, is board-certified by the ACVIM (Medicine & Cardiology). He has served on 4 ACVIM or international Consensus Committees on systemic hypertension, canine mitral valve disease (2009, 2017), and cardiorenal syndrome, as well as receiving the Honorary Member Award from the American Heartworm Society in 2019.

His research involves canine and feline heartworm disease and treatment of cardiovascular disease in dogs, cats, and horses.  He has over 150 publications and has provided well over 1000 hours of continuing education in the U.S. and many countries around the world. Dr. Atkins continues to be active speaking and carrying out clinically-oriented research in retirement.