Valerie Chetboul

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Doppler myocardial tissue imaging: a new promising echocardiographic technique]
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:416-23. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Retrospective study of 156 atrial septal defects in dogs and cats (2001-2005)
    V Chetboul
    Pharmacy Toxicology Unit of Alfort, INSERM U660, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 53:179-84. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Within-day and between-day variability of transthoracic anatomic M-mode echocardiography in the awake bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:511-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Prospective echocardiographic and tissue Doppler screening of a large Sphynx cat population: reference ranges, heart disease prevalence and genetic aspects
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:497-509. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Echocardiographic assessment of canine degenerative mitral valve disease
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:127-48. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic potential of natriuretic peptides in the occult phase of golden retriever muscular dystrophy cardiomyopathy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 18:845-50. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Radial strain and strain rate by two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography and the tissue velocity based technique in the dog
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire
    J Vet Cardiol 9:69-81. 2007
  8. pmc [Epidemiological, clinical, echo-doppler characteristics of mitral valve endocardiosis in Cavalier King Charles in France: a retrospective study of 451 cases (1995 to 2003)]
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7, avenue du Général de Gaulle 94, 704 Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    Can Vet J 45:1012-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparative adverse cardiac effects of pimobendan and benazepril monotherapy in dogs with mild degenerative mitral valve disease: a prospective, controlled, blinded, and randomized study
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:742-53. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of regional systolic and diastolic myocardial function using tissue Doppler and strain imaging in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:719-30. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Doppler myocardial tissue imaging: a new promising echocardiographic technique]
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:416-23. 2003
    ..TDI might therefore be used as an accurate technique for screening cardiomyopathies, and could also represent in the next future a useful tool for evaluating the efficacy of early cardiac therapeutic interventions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Retrospective study of 156 atrial septal defects in dogs and cats (2001-2005)
    V Chetboul
    Pharmacy Toxicology Unit of Alfort, INSERM U660, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 53:179-84. 2006
    ..ASD should be suspected, for example, in instances of left basal systolic heart murmur, although its clinical and haemodynamic consequences are usually minor...
  3. doi request reprint Within-day and between-day variability of transthoracic anatomic M-mode echocardiography in the awake bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:511-8. 2012
    ..Further studies are required to determine the corresponding reference intervals...
  4. doi request reprint Prospective echocardiographic and tissue Doppler screening of a large Sphynx cat population: reference ranges, heart disease prevalence and genetic aspects
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:497-509. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Echocardiographic assessment of canine degenerative mitral valve disease
    Valerie Chetboul
    Universite Paris Est, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort UCA, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vétérinaire d Alfort CHUVA, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 14:127-48. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic potential of natriuretic peptides in the occult phase of golden retriever muscular dystrophy cardiomyopathy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 18:845-50. 2004
    ..However, this peptide does not allow very early detection because its optimal discriminatory power was observed in adult dogs (ie, > or =12 months of age)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Radial strain and strain rate by two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography and the tissue velocity based technique in the dog
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire
    J Vet Cardiol 9:69-81. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc [Epidemiological, clinical, echo-doppler characteristics of mitral valve endocardiosis in Cavalier King Charles in France: a retrospective study of 451 cases (1995 to 2003)]
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7, avenue du Général de Gaulle 94, 704 Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    Can Vet J 45:1012-5. 2004
    ..Mitral valve endocardiosis represented 93.3% of the ultrasonographic abnormalities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparative adverse cardiac effects of pimobendan and benazepril monotherapy in dogs with mild degenerative mitral valve disease: a prospective, controlled, blinded, and randomized study
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:742-53. 2007
    ..Pimobendan (PIMO) is an inodilator that may have some beneficial effects in canine degenerative mitral valve disease (MVD). However, little information is available about its cardiac effects in dogs without systolic myocardial dysfunction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of regional systolic and diastolic myocardial function using tissue Doppler and strain imaging in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:719-30. 2007
    ..Analysis of TDI and St features in dogs with overt DCM is a prerequisite before using these new criteria in prospective screenings of predisposed families or in clinical trials...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging for detection of radial and longitudinal myocardial dysfunction in a family of cats affected by dystrophin-deficient hypertrophic muscular dystrophy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Cardiology Unit of Alfort, INSERM U660, National Veterinary School of Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 20:640-7. 2006
    ..TDI consistently detects LVFW dysfunction in cats with HFMD despite the absence of myocardial hypertrophy. Therefore, TDI appears more sensitive than conventional echocardiography in detecting regional myocardial abnormalities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic assessment of regional radial and longitudinal systolic function in healthy awake dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, INSERM U660 National Institute of Health and Medical Research, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 20:885-93. 2006
    ..Strain (St) and strain rate (SR) imaging are new ultrasound modalities based on tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) that allow quantitative assessment of segmental myocardial contraction or stretching and rate of deformation, respectively...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of regional right ventricular myocardial velocities in awake dogs by Doppler tissue imaging: repeatability, reproducibility, effect of body weight and breed, and comparison with left ventricular myocardial velocities
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 19:837-44. 2005
    ..These data also demonstrate the heterogeneity of the myocardial velocities between the left and the right ventricles and between the base and the apex...
  14. ncbi request reprint Congenital heart diseases in the boxer dog: A retrospective study of 105 cases (1998-2005)
    V Chetboul
    Cardiology Unit of Alfort, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 53:346-51. 2006
    ..This confirms that the detection of such a murmur should not be used as the unique criterion for diagnostic confirmation of SAS...
  15. doi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of systolic left ventricular torsion by 2-dimensional speckle tracking imaging in the awake dog: repeatability, reproducibility, and comparison with tissue Doppler imaging variables
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Intern Med 22:342-50. 2008
    ..However, it has never been assessed in the awake dog, because magnetic resonance imaging and sonomicrometry have been the only methods available so far...
  16. ncbi request reprint Two-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging detects myocardial dysfunction before occurrence of hypertrophy in a young Maine Coon cat
    Valerie Chetboul
    Cardiology Unit of Alfort National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 47:295-300. 2006
    ..This report demonstrates for the first time in spontaneous HCM the sensitivity of TDI for early diagnosis of myocardial dysfunction and suggests that TDI should form part of the screening techniques for early diagnosis of feline HCM...
  17. doi request reprint Comparison of Doppler ultrasonography and high-definition oscillometry for blood pressure measurements in healthy awake dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Unité Mixte de Recherche INSERM U955, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Am J Vet Res 71:766-72. 2010
    ..To determine the intra- and interobserver variability of systolic arterial pressure (SAP) and diastolic arterial pressure (DAP) measurements obtained with 2 indirect methods in awake dogs and percentage of successful measurements...
  18. doi request reprint Advanced techniques in echocardiography in small animals
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 40:529-43. 2010
    ..An outline of these 4 recent ultrasound techniques, their impact on the understanding of right and left ventricular function in small animals, and their application in research and clinical settings are given in this article...
  19. doi request reprint Association of plasma N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentration with mitral regurgitation severity and outcome in dogs with asymptomatic degenerative mitral valve disease
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, Cedex, France
    J Vet Intern Med 23:984-94. 2009
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint [Congenital malformations of the tricuspid valve in domestic carnivores: a retrospective study of 50 cases]
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:265-75. 2004
    ..Last, the prognosis of RAVM was worsened by atrial fibrillation and right-sided heart failure...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Specific features of echocardiographic examination in ophidians]
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, ENVA, Maisons Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:327-34. 2004
    ..The main purpose of this technique is to establish the ante-mortem diagnosis of heart diseases, such as endocarditis and myocarditis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler imaging detects early asymptomatic myocardial abnormalities in a dog model of Duchenne's cardiomyopathy
    Valerie Chetboul
    INSERM E0001, Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Eur Heart J 25:1934-9. 2004
    ..We sought to determine whether tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) could detect early alteration in myocardial function in a dog model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, i.e. the Golden Retriever Muscular Dystrophy (GRMD)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Doppler echocardiography-derived evidence of pulmonary arterial hypertension in dogs with degenerative mitral valve disease: 86 cases (2001-2005)
    François J Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d Alfort Institution, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:1772-8. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of quantitative two-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging for assessment of left ventricular radial and longitudinal myocardial velocities in dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    Am J Vet Res 66:953-61. 2005
    ..To determine left ventricular free wall (LVFW) radial and longitudinal myocardial contraction velocities in healthy dogs via quantitative 2-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Systolic and diastolic myocardial dysfunction in cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy or systemic hypertension
    Carolina Carlos Sampedrano
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 20:1106-15. 2006
    ..Assessment of LVH-associated myocardial dysfunction could provide new insights in the understanding of the pathophysiology of these diseases...
  26. doi request reprint Azotemia in cats with feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: prevalence and relationships with echocardiographic variables
    Vassiliki Gouni
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 10:117-23. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Plasma N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentration helps to predict survival in dogs with symptomatic degenerative mitral valve disease regardless of and in combination with the initial clinical status at admission
    Francois Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 11:103-21. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the comparative ability of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide plasma concentration (NT-proBNP) and various echocardiographic variables to predict outcome in dogs with MVD...
  28. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler assessment of diastolic and systolic alterations of radial and longitudinal left ventricular motions in Golden Retrievers during the preclinical phase of cardiomyopathy associated with muscular dystrophy
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    Am J Vet Res 65:1335-41. 2004
    ..To quantify radial and longitudinal left ventricular free wall (LVFW) velocities in dogs during the preclinical phase of Golden Retriever muscular dystrophy (GRMD)-associated cardiomyopathy by use of tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Quantification of mitral valve regurgitation in dogs with degenerative mitral valve disease by use of the proximal isovelocity surface area method
    Vassiliki Gouni
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, F 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 231:399-406. 2007
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of velocities of the annulus of the left atrioventricular valve and left ventricular free wall in healthy cats by use of two-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging
    Valerie Chetboul
    Cardiology Unit of Alfort, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Am J Vet Res 67:250-8. 2006
    ..To analyze velocities of the annulus of the left atrioventricular valve and left ventricular free wall (LVFW) in a large population of healthy cats by use of 2-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Azotemia and glomerular filtration rate in dogs with chronic valvular disease
    Audrey P Nicolle
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort and INSERM U660, National Veterinary School, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, F94704 Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:943-9. 2007
    ..Little information is available about the prevalence of renal dysfunction in dogs with chronic valvular heart disease (CVD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quantification, repeatability, and reproducibility of feline radial and longitudinal left ventricular velocities by tissue Doppler imaging
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Am J Vet Res 65:566-72. 2004
    ..To measure the radial and longitudinal velocities of several myocardial segments of the left ventricular wall by use of tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) in healthy cats and determine the repeatability and reproducibility of the technique...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of animal position and number of repeated measurements on selected two-dimensional and M-mode echocardiographic variables in healthy dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de cardiologie, and INSERM U660, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 227:743-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of positioning and number of repeated measurements on intra- and interobserver variability of echocardiographic measurements in dogs...
  34. ncbi request reprint Chordae tendineae rupture in dogs with degenerative mitral valve disease: prevalence, survival, and prognostic factors (114 cases, 2001-2006)
    Francois Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:258-64. 2007
    ..The survival time and prognostic factors predictive of survival in dogs with CTR remain unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reference range values of regional left ventricular myocardial velocities and time intervals assessed by tissue Doppler imaging in young nonsedated Maine Coon cats
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, France
    Am J Vet Res 66:1936-42. 2005
    ..To describe and analyze the left ventricular free wall (LVFW) radial and longitudinal motions in a population of healthy Maine Coon cats by use of quantitative 2-dimensional color tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)...
  36. pmc Severe pulmonary arterial hypertension due to Angiostrongylosus vasorum in a dog
    Audrey P Nicolle
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    Can Vet J 47:792-5. 2006
    ..Pulmonary arterial hypertension related to Angiostrongylus vasorum has rarely been reported...
  37. ncbi request reprint Familial aortic aneurysm in Leonberg dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologic d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 223:1159-62, 1129. 2003
    ..The sire and 1 male littermate also had an aneurysm of the ascending aorta. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of familial aortic aneurysm in dogs...
  38. doi request reprint Quantification of pulmonary to systemic flow ratio by a Doppler echocardiographic method in the normal dog: Repeatability, reproducibility, and reference ranges
    Francois Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 11:23-9. 2009
    ..To determine if the pulmonary to systemic flow ratio (Qp/Qs) could be assessed in healthy awake dogs using Doppler echocardiography...
  39. ncbi request reprint Assessment of repeatability, reproducibility, and effect of anesthesia on determination of radial and longitudinal left ventricular velocities via tissue Doppler imaging in dogs
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Am J Vet Res 65:909-15. 2004
    ..To determine left ventricular free wall (LVFW) motions and assess their intra- and interday variability via tissue Doppler imaging (TDI) in healthy awake and anesthetized dogs...
  40. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of echo-Doppler and tissue Doppler imaging in dogs with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Francois Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 21:1280-9. 2007
    ..Diagnosis of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) relies on Doppler measurement of pulmonic and tricuspid regurgitation (TR). However, these are not always detectable...
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of tissue Doppler imaging to confirm the diagnosis of dilated cardiomyopathy in a dog with equivocal echocardiographic findings
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de cardiologie, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort, France
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1877-80, 1864. 2004
    ..In dogs with equivocal conventional echocardiographic findings of DCM, severe myocardial alterations may be detected via tissue Doppler imaging and this technique may enable early diagnosis of radial myocardial dysfunction...
  42. doi request reprint Quadricuspid aortic valve and associated abnormalities in the dog: report of six cases
    Francois Serres
    Cardiology Unit of Alfort, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 10:25-31. 2008
    ..To describe the clinical and echocardiographic findings in dogs with quadricuspid aortic valve (QAV)...
  43. doi request reprint Echoguided closed commissurotomy for mitral valve stenosis in a dog
    Emilie Tréhiou-Sechi
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, CHUVA, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 13:219-25. 2011
    ..Thirteen months after surgery the dog is still doing well with resolution of ascites and a marked improvement of most echo-Doppler variables...
  44. doi request reprint Ante-mortem diagnosis of persistent truncus arteriosus in an 8-year-old asymptomatic dog
    Francois Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Cardiol 11:59-65. 2009
    ..This case is also of interest because of the age of the animal and the total absence of cardio-respiratory signs at the time of diagnosis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous feline hypertension: clinical and echocardiographic abnormalities, and survival rate
    Valerie Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 17:89-95. 2003
    ..Further prospective studies are needed to clearly identify the factors involved in survival time in hypertensive cats...
  46. doi request reprint Bradykinin restores left ventricular function, sarcomeric protein phosphorylation, and e/nNOS levels in dogs with Duchenne muscular dystrophy cardiomyopathy
    Jin Bo Su
    INSERM U955, ENVA, 7 avenu du Général de Gaulle, Maisons Alfort, France
    Cardiovasc Res 95:86-96. 2012
    ..Therefore, the goals of this research were to characterize dystrophin-deficiency cardiomyopathy and to examine cardiac effects of bradykinin in GRMD dogs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Induction of chronic cardiac insufficiency by arteriovenous fistula and doxorubicin administration
    Dominique Tessier
    Cardiology Unit, National Veterinary School of Alfort, France
    J Card Surg 18:307-11. 2003
    ..The existing models however fail to achieve stable and long-term HF. The aim of this study was to create a simple and stable chronic model of HF in goat, using both arteriovenous fistula and weekly intravenous doxorubicin injections...
  48. ncbi request reprint Reversible pulmonary hypertension presenting simultaneously with an atrial septal defect and angiostrongylosis in a dog
    I Esteves
    Unité de Médecine interne, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, France
    J Small Anim Pract 45:206-9. 2004
    ..Eighteen months later, clinical and Doppler echocardiographic examinations were normal...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Exploration of a third degree atrioventricular block by standard echocardiography, tissue Doppler imaging, and treatment with a cardiac pacemaker in a German wire-haired pointer]
    A Nicolle
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:81-7. 2004
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Comparison of 3 ultrasound methods for quantifying left ventricular systolic function: correlation with disease severity and prognostic value in dogs with mitral valve disease
    F Serres
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    J Vet Intern Med 22:566-77. 2008
    ..End-systolic volume index (ESVI) is a marker of systolic function, which can be assessed by the geometric (GM, based on Teichholz formula) or 2 planimetric methods (PM, Simpson's derived and length area methods)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Increased mitral valve regurgitation and myocardial hypertrophy in two dogs with long-term pimobendan therapy
    R Tissier
    Unité Pédagogique de Pharmacie Toxicologie, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    Cardiovasc Toxicol 5:43-51. 2005
    ..We also suggest that pimobendan may induce ventricular hypertrophy. However, prospective studies are needed to confirm this observation...
  52. ncbi request reprint What is your diagnosis? Tricuspid valve stenosis (TS)
    A Nicolle
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Small Anim Pract 46:157-8. 2005
  53. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic and Doppler diagnosis: first case of atrial septal aneurysm in a cat
    A P Nicolle
    Cardiology Unit of Alform, National Veterinary School of Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 46:230-3. 2005
    ..ASA is a rare malformation and, as in this cat, it generally occurs concomitantly with congenital or acquired heart disease and may be explained by greater pressure in one atrium, leading to controlateral protrusion of the atrial septum...
  54. ncbi request reprint Persistent truncus arteriosus in a 6-year-old cat
    A P Nicolle
    Unité de cardiologie, Service d Urgence Réanimation Vétérinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maison Alfort Cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 52:350-3. 2005
    ..The lesion was identified as a type I (TA). This case is of interest because it is the first reported echo-Doppler description of such a malformation in felines, and because of the age of the cat at the time of diagnosis...
  55. doi request reprint Prospective echocardiographic and tissue Doppler imaging screening of a population of Maine Coon cats tested for the A31P mutation in the myosin-binding protein C gene: a specific analysis of the heterozygous status
    C Carlos Sampedrano
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, France
    J Vet Intern Med 23:91-9. 2009
    ..However, the close correlation between genotype and phenotype (left ventricular hypertrophy [LVH] and dysfunction) has never been assessed in a large population, particularly in heterozygous (Hetero) cats...
  56. ncbi request reprint Effects of inter- and intra-observer variability on echocardiographic measurements in awake cats
    V Chetboul
    Unité de cardiologie, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 50:326-31. 2003
    ..e. the associate professor in cardiology). A significant interaction between cat and observer was also evidenced. Thus, the most competent observer could not be replaced by any of the other observers...
  57. doi request reprint Effect of benazepril on survival and cardiac events in dogs with asymptomatic mitral valve disease: a retrospective study of 141 cases
    J L Pouchelon
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Maisons Alfort, Cedex, France
    J Vet Intern Med 22:905-14. 2008
    ..However, their effects on asymptomatic heart disease remain controversial...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Transesophageal echocardiography: principles, technique and potential indications in veterinary medicine]
    V Chetboul
    Unité de Cardiologie d Alfort, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire d Alfort, France
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:321-6. 2004
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of oral tadalafil, a new long-acting phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor, for the short-term treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in a dog
    F Serres
    Unité pédagogique de Médecine, 7 Avenue du General de Gaulle, 94 704 Maisons Alfort cedex, France
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 53:129-33. 2006
    ..However, long-term studies with a large number of diseased animals are now required before prescription by general practitioners could be recommended...