Hypertension in the Dog and Cat

Jonathan Elliott (Redaktør) ; Harriet M. Syme (Redaktør) ; Rosanne E. Jepson (Redaktør)

This book provides an in-depth review on various aspects of canine and feline hypertension. Physiology, pathophysiology, epidemiology and pathological consequences of high blood pressure in cats and dogs are discussed. Les mer
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This book provides an in-depth review on various aspects of canine and feline hypertension. Physiology, pathophysiology, epidemiology and pathological consequences of high blood pressure in cats and dogs are discussed. A comparative approach is taken, the underpinning research is critically evaluated and knowledge gaps identified. In addition, the reader is presented with evidence-based treatment strategies.



The book targets researchers, graduate students and clinical specialists in small animal internal medicine as well as veterinary clinicians with interest in nephrology, cardiology, neurology and ophthalmology.

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Hypertension in the dog and cat



List of contents



Section 1: Physiology, pathophysiology and epidemiology of hypertension



1. Physiology of blood pressure regulation and pathophysiology of hypertension - Jonathan Elliott



2. Measurement of blood pressure - Rosanne E Jepson



3. Epidemiology of hypertension - Harriet M Syme



4. Adrenal gland disease and hypertension - Rosanne E Jepson



5. Thyroid gland disease and hypertension - Harriet M Syme



6. Genetics of hypertension - comparison between human and veterinary medicine - Rosanne E Jepson



Section 2: Clinical and pathological consequences of hypertension



7. Hypertension and the kidney - Jonathan Elliott and Cathy A Brown



8. Hypertension and the heart and vasculature- Amanda Erickson Coleman and Scott A Brown



9. Hypertension and the eye - Elaine Holt



10. Hypertension and the central nervous system - Kaspar Matiasek, Lara Matiasek, Marco Rosati



Section 3: Pharmacology and therapeutic use of antihypertensive drugs



11. Pharmacology of antihypertensive drugs -Jonathan Elliott and Ludovic Pelligand



12. Management of hypertension in cats - Sarah MA Caney



13. Management of hypertension in dogs - Sarah Spencer



Section 4: Future perspectives



14. Future perspectives: Unmet needs in hypertension in dogs and cats - Harriet Syme, Rosanne Jepson and Jonathan Elliott