In this presentation, we will highlight the importance of identifying systemic inflammation in canine patient management.

• Understand the importance of identifying systemic inflammation to canine patient management. 

• Discuss the role of C-reactive protein (CRP) in human and canine medicine. 

• Understand the connection to the patient’s complete blood count (CBC) and other blood tests. 

• Review case studies to illustrate intervention and monitoring the response to treatment.