American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM): Cardiology

NCSU CVM Cardiology Residency

From the CANDIDATE PREPARATION INFORMATION - ACVIM CARDIOLOGY SPECIALTY EXAMINATION:

EXAMINATION PREPARATION

"The examination is based upon information from medical and veterinary literature. Candidates are advised to prepare by a systematic review of recent textbooks and selected journals. We cannot define conclusively the body of knowledge necessary to pass this examination. The following list is only a guideline of sources we believe will be most beneficial."

Books Journals
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PARTIAL REFERENCE LIST

BOOKS:

"Note- some books cover similar topics and thus may be redundant to each other. E.g. Katz and Opie physiology. The candidate should be familiar with the content of these books but not all books will be necessary to adequately cover all relevant content as outlined in the GIG. In addition this list is not meant to exclude other resources that adequately address relevant content as outlined in the GIG."

Journals

Veterinary medical journals such as:

PubMed search link to all ACVIM Cardiology "Veterinary medical journals"
(Use PubMed's Publication dates: "Custom Range..." option on the left to enter the years you need to review for your exam.)

Human medical journals such as:

PubMed search link to all ACVIM Cardiology "Human medical journals" EXCEPT Heartworm Symposium
(Use PubMed's Publication dates: "Custom Range..." option on the left to enter the years you need to review for your exam.)

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Search the catalog for additional cardiology resources available at NCSU Libraries.

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“This is only a convenience copy of the reading list to help find copies of reading materials in the NCSU Libraries.  It does not replace the official reading list. Candidates are responsible for ensuring they use the latest reading list.”

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM): General Information Guide

Return to the NCSU Libraries: ACVIM Reading list page

Web page updated 7/22/2015.