This work was done at the Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Effect of NT-pro-BNP Assay on Accuracy and Confidence of General Practitioners in Diagnosing Heart Failure or Respiratory Disease in Cats with Respiratory Signs
Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2012
Copyright © 2012 by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Volume 26, Issue 3, pages 542–546, May-June 2012
How to Cite
Singletary, G.E., Rush, J.E., Fox, P.R., Stepien, R.L. and Oyama, M.A. (2012), Effect of NT-pro-BNP Assay on Accuracy and Confidence of General Practitioners in Diagnosing Heart Failure or Respiratory Disease in Cats with Respiratory Signs. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 26: 542–546. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2012.00916.x
This study was presented as a scientific abstract in oral form at the 2011 ACVIM Forum in Denver, CO.
- Issue online: 2 MAY 2012
- Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 21 FEB 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 31 JAN 2012
- Manuscript Received: 3 NOV 2011
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