Develop your knowledge and understanding of cardiac arrhythmias in ferrets. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Cardiac conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of cardiac arrhythmias in ferrets, including:
Cause – problems with the electrical conduction system of the heart.
Signs – abnormal heart rate/rhythm.
Diagnosis – electrocardiography.
Treatment – depends on cause and severity.
Prognosis – depends on type of cardiac arrhythmia or conduction abnormality, as well as any underlying disease. Poor prognosis if profound bradycardia.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Exotis (ferrets) 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 30 minutes of CPD.