Essentials of Canine and Feline Electrocardiography: Interpretation and Treatment / Edition 3

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Revised and updated (2nd ed., 1985) text/reference provides a practical and complete approach to the interpretation of canine and feline electrocardiograms for the purpose of establishing a diagnostic and therapeutic regimen. New illustrations and electrocardiographic strips have been added, as have recent advances in electrocardiography, and a new section "Cardiopulmonary drug formulary." Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780812114430
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 10/28/1992
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 470

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Generation of the Electrocardiogram: Basic Principles 1
Sect. 1 General Principles of Electrocardiography
Ch. 2 Principles of Electrocardiographic Recording 21
Ch. 3 The Approach to the Electrocardiogram 40
Sect. 2 Interpretation of P-QRS-T Deflections
Ch. 4 Analysis of Canine P-QRS-T Deflections 59
Ch. 5 Analysis of Feline P-QRS-T Deflections 100
Sect. 3 Interpretation of Common Cardiac Arrhythmias
Ch. 6 Analysis of Common Canine Cardiac Arrhythmias 127
Ch. 7 Analysis of Common Feline Cardiac Arrhythmias 208
Sect. 4 Pathophysiologic Basis and Effects of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Ch. 8 Pathophysiologic Basis and Hemodynamic Effects of Cardiac Arrhythmias 255
Ch. 9 Cellular Electrophysiologic Basis of Cardiac Arrhythmias 274
Sect. 5 Management of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Ch. 10 Special Methods for Analyzing Arrhythmias 289
Ch. 11 Antiarrhythmic Therapy 320
Ch. 12 Special Methods for Treating Arrhythmias: Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Resuscitation, Pacemaker Therapy 365
Sect. 6 Interpretation of Complex Arrhythmias
Ch. 13 Uncommon Complex Arrhythmias 385
Sect. 7 Cardiopulmonary Drug Formulary
Ch. 14 Cardiopulmonary Drug Formulary 419
Appendix A: The Normal Canine and Feline Electrocardiogram 437
Appendix B: Tables for Determining the Frontal Plane Mean Electrical Axis 443
Appendix C: Client-education Charts 449
The Normal Heart and Heart Disease 450
The Electrocardiogram 451
The Preoperative Electrocardiogram 452
Index 453
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