Develop your knowledge and understanding of allergic bronchitis in cats. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Respiratory conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of allergic bronchitis in cats, including:
Cause – poorly understood; possible mechanisms include type 1 hypersensitivity to inhaled allergens or neurogenic bronchoconstriction.
Signs – coughing and/or dyspnea.
Diagnosis – presenting problems, client history, diagnostic investigation.
Treatment – oxygen, corticosteroids and bronchodilators.
Prognosis – variable, many cats suffer recurrences but some are well controlled.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Felis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
This course was written and peer reviewed by:
This module is worth approximately 60 minutes of CPD.