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Veterinary Parasitology: Self-Assessment Color Review

Hany Elsheikha, Jon S Patterson
June 04, 2013

This clinically oriented new volume in the Self-Assessment Colour Review series brings together a wide variety of cases and clinical situations which relate to diseases caused by parasitic agents primarily in small animals and domestic livestock. It also includes some cases involving some wild and...

Small Animal Fluid Therapy, Acid-base and Electrolyte Disorders: A Color Handbook

Elisa M. Mazzaferro
June 04, 2013

Fluid therapy is one of the most important, yet controversial, aspects of therapy in veterinary medicine. Opinions differ as to how best to provide fluid therapy in different disease states. Recognizing these differences, the author provides guidelines for the safe implementation of fluid and...

Infectious Diseases of the Horse: Diagnosis, pathology, management, and public health

JH van der Kolk, EJB Veldhuis Kroeze
June 03, 2013

A clinician and a pathologist have collaborated to produce this thorough and balanced account of infectious diseases affecting horses. The book evaluates the latest diagnostic aids, including rapid developments in molecular biology, while emphasising that they are no substitute for clinical...

Physical Therapy and Massage for the Dog

Julia Robertson, Andy Mead
March 15, 2013

Interest in canine massage and physical therapy has grown as greater emphasis is placed on the general fitness and agility of dogs, as pets and as sporting animals.In this book the authors are concerned with the prevention, management and treatment of movement and allied disorders. It encompasses...

Respiratory Diseases of the Horse: A Problem-Oriented Approach to Diagnosis and Management

Laurent Couetil, Jan F Hawkins
March 15, 2013

The authors provide a problem-oriented approach to the assessment and management of respiratory illness in horses. The book deals first with the anatomy, function and clinical examination of the respiratory system, followed by discussion of diagnostic tests and procedures. The clinical section is...

Reconstructive Surgery and Wound Management of the Dog and Cat

Jolle Kirpensteijn, Gert ter Haar
February 25, 2013

In this concise and practical volume the authors describe and illustrate step by step all currently available reconstructive surgical techniques. The book covers both dogs and cats with skin defects caused by injury or tumor resection and the reader is given the widest possible range of treatment...

Small Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management: A Color Handbook

Jeff Ko
November 16, 2012

This is a concise and quick reference guide, clinically oriented, based on experience underpinned by published research data.The book covers anesthetic equipment, monitoring, premedication, intravenous induction agents, injectable anesthetic combinations, inhalant anesthesia, anesthesia for...

Pocket Handbook of Nonhuman Primate Clinical Medicine

Angela Courtney
October 18, 2012

Sources of clinical treatment information on nonhuman primates are generally scattered across journals, textbooks, conferences, personal conversations, and more. However, when a clinician on the treatment floor is faced with a patient requiring an immediate treatment decision, time spent on making...

Metabolic and Endocrine Physiology, Third Edition

Larry Engelking
August 15, 2012

This book is intended to give readers a “quick look” at metabolic and endocrine physiology. Emphasis is placed on instructional figures, flow diagrams and tables, while text material has been held to a minimum. In general, the endocrine system is first defined and described, and then each...

Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine: A Color Handbook

Elizabeth A. Rozanski, John E. Rush
April 30, 2012

Emergency and critical care medicine is one of the fastest growing fields of veterinary practice. Virtually every life-threatening disease can present for emergency evaluation, requiring knowledge of internal medicine, neurology, cardiology, oncology, anesthesia, and much more. Rapid and effective...

Small Animal Cardiopulmonary Medicine: Self-Assessment Color Review

Wendy Ware
March 15, 2012

Dr. Wendy Ware, author of the highly acclaimed Cardiovascular Disease in Small Animal Medicine, has brought together specialist contributors to produce this important addition to the Self-Assessment Color Review series.The book presents a wide variety of cases involving cardiothoracic diseases,...

Small Animal Neurological Emergencies

Simon Platt, Laurent Garosi
March 15, 2012

This new book deals systematically with the assessment and treatment of small animal neurological patients in light of latest research findings and greatly improved imaging techniques. The authors first discuss step-wise neurological and systemic approaches to common emergency cases—examination,...