About the Author
Edward is the senior cardiology veterinary technician at Southwest Florida Veterinary Specialists. He has worked in veterinary medicine since 1976. He is a charter member of the Academy of Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and served on its executive board representing cardiology for 12 years. Previously, he spent 18 years at the University of Missouri in the cardiology service and 3.5 years at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in the anesthesia service. He presents internationally on veterinary cardiology topics. He has a passion for teaching, is the editor of Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses, and has written over a dozen peer-reviewed articles.
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Congenital heart defects are well-recognized causes of morbidity and mortality in veterinary medicine.
Body cavity centesis is a valuable and effective treatment for removal of large effusions.