Population characteristics and survival in 127 referred cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (1997 to 2005).

@article{Payne2010PopulationCA,
  title={Population characteristics and survival in 127 referred cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (1997 to 2005).},
  author={Jessie Rose Payne and V Luis Fuentes and A Boswood and D P Connolly and Haralambos Koffas and David Charles Brodbelt},
  journal={The Journal of small animal practice},
  year={2010},
  volume={51 10},
  pages={540-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the characteristics and survival of a recent population of cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. METHODS Records at the Royal Veterinary College Queen Mother Hospital for Animals were searched for cats diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy between 1997 and 2005. Referring veterinarians and owners were contacted to determine survival times. RESULTS Cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy were evaluated for population characteristics (n=127) and survival times (n… CONTINUE READING