View Full Version : Spanish researchers devise new method of measuring heart enlargement

1st October 2012, 08:54 PM
A team of primarily Spanish researchers have devised a "simplified vertebral heart scale computation method (Objective VHS)" for determining the extent of enlargement of dogs' hearts affected by mitral valve disease. Details at http://www.cavalierhealth.org/mitral_valve_disease.htm#Spanish_researchers_devis e_new_method_of_measuring_heart_enlargement

2nd October 2012, 12:03 AM
So, whether or not the new Objective VHS method is "simplifed" may be in the eyes of the beholder.