Professor, Clinical Nutrition Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University North Grafton, Massachusetts
Presentation Description / Session Abstract: Recently, diet-associated dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) has been affecting dogs in the United States. These cases appear to be associated with non-traditional diets. Research by the FDA and others is ongoing to identify the cause of this serious issue. This talk will provide the latest updates on diet-associated DCM, including results of recent studies.
List current research and possible causes of diet-associated dilated cardiomyopathy.
Describe recommended approach to clinical cases with possible diet-associated dilated cardiomyopathy.