Textbook of Canine and Feline Cardiology

Textbook of Canine and Feline Cardiology

This edition brings together in one practical source the current, salient information on canine and feline heart disease.

Author: Philip R. Fox

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 0721640443

Category: Medical

Page: 955

View: 298

This edition brings together in one practical source the current, salient information on canine and feline heart disease. Includes discussions of the fundamental principles of cardiology and provides in-depth reviews of physiology, pathology, diagnosis, pharmacology, and therapy.
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Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology

Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology

The most effective, practical approach to the recognition and management of cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary medicine, Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology, 5th Edition walks readers through the challenges and conditions encountered in ...

Author: Francis W. K. Smith, Jr.

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323188029

Category: Medical

Page: 472

View: 927

The most effective, practical approach to the recognition and management of cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary medicine, Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology, 5th Edition walks readers through the challenges and conditions encountered in everyday practice. This completely revised and updated edition includes vital information on diagnostic modalities and techniques, therapeutic options, surgical procedures, and pharmaceutical management of the dog and cat cardiac patient. A new chapter on genetic and biomarker testing and a new chapter on nutrition surrounding cardiovascular disease ensure practitioners are well-equipped to handle every aspect of cardiac care in small animals. The latest coverage on common cardiovascular disorders and practical treatment methods addresses topics, such as: cardiac failure, cardiac arrhythmias, conduction disturbances, cardiopulmonary arrest, and more. Easy-to-follow organization separates content into three sections that build on each other - Section 1: Diagnosis of Heart Disease; Section 2: Cardiovascular Disease; Section 3: Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease. Extensive art program contains vivid illustrations, clinical photographs, and color Doppler images. Drug formulary appendix features a list of commonly used cardiopulmonary drugs, along with formulations, indications, and dosages (for both dogs and cats). Streamlined text, bullet points, and helpful boxes help to highlight the most important clinical content. Highlighted key points spotlight key information, diagnosis considerations, clinical tips and more. NEW! Genetic and Biomarker Testing of Cardiovascular Diseases chapter covers genetic testing for mutations associated with specific cardiac diseases and testing for circulating substances indicative of heart disease or injury. NEW! Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease chapter focuses on the significant role nutrition can play in preventing or treating cardiac disease. NEW! Significantly revised Echocardiography chapter features the latest information on indications and the role of the electrocardiogram in clinical practice. NEW! All new doppler echocardiogram images in the Feline Cardiomyopathy chapter show the primary cardiomyopathies, including: severe hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, severe hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, severe dilated cardiomyopathy, severe endomyocardial fibrosis and restrictive cardiomyopathy, severe unclassified cardiomyopathy, and severe arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy. NEW! Section on hybrid cardiac procedures in the Cardiac Surgery chapter include image-guided catheter-based interventions with direct transcardiac (transatrial, transventricular, transapical) surgical approaches to the heart.
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Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology E Book

Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology   E Book

Textbook of canine and feline cardiology: principles and clinical practice, ed 2,
Philadelphia, 1999, WB Saunders. Smith T. R, Sisson D, Moise NS, . . . . W, Kelly
RA, Stevenson LW, Braunwald E:. .. .. . Management of heart failure. In
Braunwald ...

Author: Larry P. Tilley

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781416065050

Category: Medical

Page: 464

View: 897

The most effective, practical approach to the recognition and management of cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary medicine, MANUAL OF CANINE AND FELINE CARDIOLOGY, 4th Edition takes a user-friendly approach to the challenges and conditions you encounter in everyday practice. This completely revised and updated edition includes vital information on diagnostic modalities and techniques, therapeutic options, surgical procedures, and pharmaceutical management of the dog and cat cardiac patient. This invaluable, practical reference covers the full breadth of canine and feline cardiology diagnosis and management in a straightforward and clinically focused format. Covers common cardiovascular disorders and practical treatment methods for cardiac failure, cardiac arrhythmias, conduction disturbances, cardiopulmonary arrest, as well as procedures for resuscitation. Includes numerous reproductions of electrocardiograms, thoracic radiographs, and pressure curves Vibrant, full-color format helps important material stand out and includes vivid illustrations to aid in diagnosis and treatment. A user-friendly format with bullet points, tables, key points, and boxes offers at-a-glance access to key information. Cardiac Surgery chapter provides illustrated, step-by-step coverage of cardiovascular surgical procedures and techniques. Chapters on Pacemaker Therapy and Cor Pulmonale and Pulmonary Thromboembolism expand the scope of coverage A completely updated drug formulary presents the most current therapies used to pharmacologically manage cardiovascular disease. Twenty-nine expert contributors share their knowledge and clinical exposure to ensure you are using the most trustworthy and up-to-date information available.
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Feline Cardiology

Feline Cardiology

In: Textbook of Canine and Feline Cardiology, 2nd ed., Fox PR, Sisson D, Mo'ise,
NS, eds. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, 1999, 471-535. Dubey JP, Carpenter JL.
Histologically confirmed clinical toxoplasmosis in cats: 100 cases (1952-1990).

Author: Etienne Côté

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470960172

Category: Medical

Page: 498

View: 811

Feline Cardiology is the first book dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease in cats. Designed for use in clinical practice, this reference combines cutting-edge information with practical applications, using a consistent format for ease of use. Feline Cardiology provides detailed, species-specific information that is absent from other texts, with an emphasis on the most commonly encountered feline cardiovascular diseases. Drawing on the expertise of four internationally recognized authors, the book is packed with state-of-the-art information within the framework of daily practice. Coverage ranges from basic and advanced treatment approaches for cardiomyopathies, arrhythmias, and many other disorders to the newest information on genetic testing, circulating markers of heart disease, and more. Feline Cardiology provides a comprehensive single resource to managing cardiovascular disease in cats and is a welcome addition to any small animal practice library.
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Canine and Feline Anesthesia and Co Existing Disease

Canine and Feline Anesthesia and Co Existing Disease

J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 24:33–43. Buchanan JW. 1999. Prevalence of
cardiovascular disorders. In: Fox PR, Sisson D, Moise NS, editors. Textbook of
Canine and Feline Cardiology: Principles and Clinical Practice. 2nd ed. p. 461.
Philadelphia: ...

Author: Lindsey B.C. Snyder

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118288207

Category: Medical

Page: 352

View: 453

"In human anesthesiology, textbooks concerning anesthetic techniques and protocols associated with specific disease states have been published since 1983 ... . Canine and Feline Anesthesia and Co-Exisiting Disease is the first attempt to compile similar information about our veterinary species into one source ans was developed to discuss the most current concepts in the fields of veterinary anesthesia and analgesia, especially with regards to patients with coexisting disease."--Preface, page xi.
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Cardiovascular Disease in Small Animal Medicine

Cardiovascular Disease in Small Animal Medicine

In: Textbook of Canine and Feline Cardiology, 2nd edn. PR Fox, D Sisson, NS
Moise (eds). WB Saunders, Philadelphia, pp. 291–305. 3 Moise NS (1999).
Diagnosis and management of canine arrhythmias. In: Textbook of Canine and
Feline ...

Author: Wendy Ware

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781840765380

Category: Medical

Page: 396

View: 359

The softcover edition of this comprehensive and superbly illustrated book contains key updates to the text and references focused on common cardiovascular diseases and their management, including therapy for congestive heart failure and arrhythmias, reflecting the main developments in cardiology and in practice. Since publication Dr Ware’s authoritative yet user friendly guide to cardiovascular diseases and disorders in the dog and cat has been widely praised. It is richly illustrated throughout by clinical colour photos, imaging and diagrams of the highest quality. Coverage includes evaluation techniques, investigative procedures, diagnosis, medical and surgical management options and methods.
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Canine and Feline Nutrition E Book

Canine and Feline Nutrition   E Book

In Fox PR, Sisson D, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of canine and feline cardiology,
ed 2, Philadelphia, 1999, Saunders, pp457–470. 2. Fox PR: Pathology of the
cardiovascular system. In Fox PR, editor: Canine and feline cardiology, New York
, ...

Author: Linda P. Case

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323071475

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 706

How well can you answer pet owners' questions about proper diet and feeding? Canine and Feline Nutrition, 3rd Edition describes the role of nutrition and its effects upon health and wellness and the dietary management of various disorders of dogs and cats. By using the book's cutting-edge research and clinical nutrition information, you'll be able to make recommendations of appropriate pet food and proper feeding guidelines. Pet nutrition experts Linda P. Case, MS, Leighann Daristotle, DVM, PhD, Michael G. Hayek, PhD, and Melody Foess Raasch, DVM, provide complete, head-to-tail coverage and a broad scope of knowledge, so you can help dog and cat owners make sound nutrition and feeding choices to promote their pets' health to prolong their lives. Tables and boxes provide quick reference to the most important clinical information. Key points summarize essential information at a glance. A useful Nutritional Myths and Feeding Practices chapter dispels and corrects common food myths. New clinical information covers a wide range of emerging nutrition topics including the role of the omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acid families in pet health and disease management. Coverage of pet food safety and pet food ingredients includes both commercially and home-prepared foods and provides answers to pet owners’ questions on these topics. Completely updated content reflects the latest findings in clinical nutrition research. Information regarding functional ingredients and dietary supplementation provides a scientifically based rationale for recommending or advising against dietary supplements. Guidelines for understanding pet food formulations and health claims differentiate between "market-speak" and actual clinical benefits for patients, with practice advice for evaluating and selecting appropriate foods.
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Topics in Cardiology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Small Animal Practice E Book

Topics in Cardiology  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics  Small Animal Practice   E Book

The promises and problems of linkage analysis by using the current canine
genome map. Mamm Genome 2002;13:667–72. 9. Werner P, Raducha ...
Textbook of canine and feline cardiology. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders; 1999. p.
621–78.

Author: Jonathan A. Abbott

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455700790

Category: Medical

Page: 217

View: 765

A comprehensive review of cardiology for the small animal practitioner! Articles will focus on advanced techniques in echocardiography, use of natiuretic peptides in the management of canine patients with heart disease, use of natiuretic peptides in the management of feline patients with heart disease, current use of pimobendan in canine patients with heart disease, canine mitral valve disease, infective endocarditis, interventional catheterization for congenital heart disease, pulmonary hypertension, feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, feline arrhythmias, surgery for cardiac disease, gene therapy for cardiac disease, and much more!
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Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine eBook

Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine   eBook

BIBLIOGRAPHY. Fox PR, Harpster NK: Diagnosis and management of feline
arrhythmias. In Fox PR, Sisson DD, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of canine and
feline cardiology, ed 2, Philadelphia, 1999, Saunders. Kittleson MD, Kienle, RD:
Small ...

Author: Stephen J. Ettinger

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437702828

Category: Medical

Page: 2208

View: 943

Now in its 7th edition, this popular, must-have text remains the only encyclopedic resource for veterinary internal medical problems. The internationally acclaimed "gold standard" offers unparalleled coverage of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting dogs and cats, as well as the latest information on the genome, clinical genomics, euthanasia, innocent heart murmurs, hyperbaric medicine, home prepared and raw diets, obesity, botulism, artificial pacing of the heart, cancer vaccines, and more. The 7th edition combines the convenience of a two-volume printed textbook with the enhanced functionality of an Expert Consult website that enables you to electronically search your entire book and study more efficiently. With instant access to the most reliable information available, you’ll always be at the forefront of veterinary care! Fully searchable online text provides fast, easy access to the most reliable information in the field. More than 150 clinical algorithms throughout the text aid in disease-identification and decision-making. Expanded online chapter content enhances your understanding through additional text, illustrations, tables, and boxes. Hyperlinked client information sheets streamline reference of specific conditions and enhance communication with clients. Extensive online reference list directs you to full-text PubMed abstracts for additional research. Thoroughly updated and expanded content, including 90 new chapters, addresses the latest developments across the full spectrum of small animal care. Companion Expert Consult website enhances your learning experience with the ability to search the entire electronic text instantly for easy reference. Expert Consult also gives you instant access to: More than 150 procedural videos that guide you step-by-step through essential procedures. Audio files that help you identify heart abnormalities by their sound.
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Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine Volume 6 E Book

Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine  Volume 6   E Book

In Fox PR, Sisson DD, Moïse NS, editors: Textbook of canine and feline
cardiology: principles and clinical practice, ed 2, Philadelphia, 1999, Saunders, p
817. . Bishop S: Necropsy techniques for the heart and great vessels. In Fox PR,
Sisson ...

Author: John R. August

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437701883

Category: Medical

Page: 920

View: 695

Completely revised and updated with 80 all-new chapters covering the most important information on current diagnostic, treatment, and preventive challenges facing feline practitioners today, Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine is an invaluable addition to every small animal clinician’s library. Full-color illustrations and expert contributions help you master and apply the latest advances in feline nutrition, emerging diseases, pet overpopulation, advanced imaging, and more with a comprehensive, clinically relevant approach. More than 100 worldwide leaders in small animal practice provide expert insight across the full spectrum of feline internal medicine. Extensive references make it easy to find additional information about specific topics most important to your practice. Current, evidence-based coverage reflects the latest findings and reports on pressing topics such as: Upper Respiratory Tract Aspergillosis Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Diagnostic Imaging of the Ear Cardiac Blood Tests Urological Interventional Techniques A new section on feline nutrition highlights the impact of nutritional considerations on feline health. A dynamic full-color design, incorporating hundreds of NEW illustrations and tables, clarifies concepts and helps you interpret clinical data.
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Canine Internal Medicine Secrets E Book

Canine Internal Medicine Secrets E Book

In Fox PR, Sisson D, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of canine and feline cardiology:
principles and clinical practice, Philadelphia, 1999, WB Saunders. Brown WA.
Ventricular septal defects in the English springer spaniel. In Bonagura JD, editor:
 ...

Author: Stan Rubin

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437711479

Category: Medical

Page: 464

View: 694

Part of the popular Secrets Series®, this new text provides essential, practical information for reviewing canine internal medicine topics commonly encountered in clinical situations. Organized by disorder type, it features numerous photos, a popular question-and-answer format, and a detailed index that makes it easy to find information quickly. In 10 concise chapters, expert contributors pose key questions and provide authoritative answers addressing the situations that confront small animal veterinarians every day. Authoritative coverage is provided by a team of nationally recognized canine internal medicine experts. All of the most important "need to know" questions and answers are offered in the concise, proven format of the acclaimed Secrets Series. More than 65 superior-quality illustrations highlight key concepts. A thorough, highly detailed index provides quick and easy access to specific topics.
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Rapid Interpretation of Heart and Lung Sounds E Book

Rapid Interpretation of Heart and Lung Sounds   E Book

In Bonow RO, Mann DL, Zipes DP, et al, editors: Braunwald's heart disease: a
textbook of cardiovascular medicine, ed 9, Philadelphia, 2012, ... In Tilley LP,
Smith FWK, Oyama MA, et al, editors: Manual of canine and feline cardiology, ed
4, ...

Author: Bruce W. Keene

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323341233

Category: Medical

Page: 112

View: 325

Learn to properly identify, interpret, and differentiate a wide variety of canine and feline heart and lung sounds with Rapid Interpretation of Heart and Lung Sounds: A Guide to Cardiac and Respiratory Auscultation in Dogs and Cats, 3rd Edition. A brand new companion website features both simulated and actual clinical examples to help you master and evaluate common sounds like murmurs and arrhythmias. And with the helpful instructions in the text integrated with the heart and lung sounds, you will be well prepared to perform accurate heart and lung auscultation in dogs and cats. Heart sound simulator allows you to focus on the heart sounds without the distraction of respiratory sounds or artifacts of hair rubbing against the stethoscope. Wide variety of heart and lung sounds provides you with real-life cases that are as close to clinical practice as possible. Pretests may be taken prior to reviewing the book and website to measure how much you already know. Posttests help determine when the material has been mastered and direct the user to remediation in areas where additional study is needed. Inclusion of clinically-relevant conditions makes it easy for you to apply this information to day-to-day practice. Key points called out within the text alert you to potential problems, variations on techniques, and other treatment considerations. NEW! User-friendly companion website integrated with the text fully prepares you to identify, interpret, and differentiate heart and lung sounds in dogs and cats. EXPANDED! Respiratory content offers actual examples of video and lung sounds on respiratory patterns in animals that are dyspneic from various causes.
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Kirk s Current Veterinary Therapy XIV E Book

Kirk s Current Veterinary Therapy XIV   E Book

Sisson DD, Kittleson MD: Management of heart failure: principles of treatment,
therapeutic strategies, and pharmacology. In Fox PR, Sisson DD, Moïse NS,
editors: Textbook of canine and feline cardiology: principles and clinical practice,
ed 2, ...

Author: John D. Bonagura

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437711523

Category: Medical

Page: 1440

View: 443

From medical disorders to toxicology to infectious disease, Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XIV includes the most up-to-date information from leading experts in the veterinary field with over 260 new chapters. The user-friendly format presents content clearly to help you easily find the information you need and put it in practice. Selective lists of references and suggested readings provide opportunities for further research, and the Companion CD includes helpful information from the previous volume that still applies to current practice. Authoritative, reliable information on diagnosis includes details on the latest therapies. An organ-system organization makes it easy to find solutions for specific disorders. Concise chapters are only 2-5 pages in length, saving you time in finding essential information. Well-known writers and editors provide accurate, up-to-date coverage of important topics. A convenient Table of Common Drugs, updated by Dr. Mark Papich, offers a quick reference to dosage information. Cross-references to the previous edition make it easy to find related information that remains valid and current. A list of references and suggested readings is included at the end of most chapters. A fully searchable companion Evolve website adds chapters from Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XIII, with information that has not changed significantly since its publication. It also includes an image collection with over 300 images, and references linked to PubMed. Useful appendices on the website provide a virtual library of valuable clinical references on laboratory test procedures and interpretation, normal reference ranges, body fluid analyses, conversion tables, nutritional profiles, a drug formulary, and more. More than 260 new chapters keep you at the leading edge of veterinary therapy.
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Kirk Bistner s Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment E Book

Kirk   Bistner s Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment   E Book

Abbott JA: Feline myocardial disease. In Wingfield WE ... al: Canine idiopathic
dilated cardiomyopathy. 2. ... In Fox PR, Sisson D, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of
canine and feline cardiology, ed 2, Philadelphia, 1999, WB Saunders. Ware WA ...

Author: Richard B. Ford

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437707991

Category: Medical

Page: 784

View: 379

Provide expert care for cats and dogs! Kirk and Bistner's Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment, 9th Edition covers not only the management of emergency conditions, but also strategies for dealing with hundreds of routine diagnostic and treatment challenges in small animals. Its user-friendly format provides instant access to vital information -- making it an ideal resource in emergency situations -- and it is conveniently organized by both body systems and presenting signs to help you easily reach a diagnosis and determine a treatment plan for all clinical situations. Written by veterinary experts Richard Ford and Elisa Mazzaferro, Kirk and Bistner's Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment provides current guidelines for small animal emergency care and the diagnostic procedures most commonly performed in a busy, team-oriented practice. Step-by-step instructions and illustrations are provided for all major emergency and non-emergency clinical procedures. A logical, easy-to-use format lists all emergency conditions in alphabetical order, and includes quick reference boxes calling out key information such as clinical tips and cautions. Clear, concise guidelines help you evaluate clinical signs and laboratory test data. Clinical algorithms make it easier to identify and treat abnormalities. Guidelines for assessment and treatment include practical advice and solutions, how to examine the small animal patient using a body systems and problem list approach, and a review of basic diagnostic procedures used in daily practice. Coverage of toxicological emergencies describes how to manage exposures and poisonings. A quick reference guide to the management of the emergency patient is conveniently located on the inside cover. A comprehensive drug formulary makes lookup easy, and includes proprietary names, actions/use of each drug, formulations, recommended dosages, and special precautions, with emergency medications highlighted for fast reference This all-in-one reference includes practical coverage of emergency procedures, physical assessment in sickness and health, routine and advanced testing procedures, diagnostic tests sampling, preparation, procedures, and interpretation. Quick Reference boxes include potential causes of each clinical abnormality and associated signs, step-by-step diagnostic plans, and clinical algorithms. The latest vaccination guidelines include protocols for dogs and cats at low, medium, and high risk of exposure to infectious diseases. Updated coverage keeps you current with the latest on pain assessment, prevention, and treatment.
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The Cat E Book

The Cat   E Book

... associated with paroxysmal atrioventricular block and ventricular standstill in a
cat, J Small Anim Pract 43:124, 2002. Fox PR: Feline cardiomyopathies. In Fox
PR, Sisson DD, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of canine and feline cardiology, ...

Author: Susan Little

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437706611

Category: Medical

Page: 1424

View: 350

Comprehensive in scope and exclusively devoted to feline medical care, Dr. Susan Little's The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management is an essential resource for anyone who provides complete, state-of-the-art care to cats. In one convenient volume, you'll find authoritative, clinically-focused information enhanced by full-color illustrations, tables, boxes, algorithms, key points, and much more — all in a format designed for quick access. Dr. Little and her expert contributors address the unique concerns and challenges facing the feline practitioner, including the latest advances in feline medical diagnosis and management and their clinical applications to everyday practice. User-friendly and complete, The Cat is also available as an e-book, giving you easy access to the complete, fully-searchable contents online. Covers the latest advances in feline medicine from a systemic and adjunctive care perspective. It's the most comprehensive feline medical reference available with a strong clinical focus. Helps you meet the increasing demand for state-of-the-art medical care by cat owners — including advanced diagnostic services and treatments designed to extend and improve quality of life for feline companions. Features a full-color design with hundreds of schematic drawings, tables, boxes, key points, algorithms, and photographs for quick and easy access to information. Addresses key topics unique to feline medicine and not currently covered in other books, including: insights and clinical advances attributable to the mapping of the feline genome; medical conditions associated with behavioral problems; managing the feline patient with co-existing and chronic disease; special medical problems and care considerations for the geriatric cat; environmental enrichment for the indoor cat; feline zoonotic agents and implications for human health; and shelter medicine and overpopulation solutions. Provides in-depth information on indoor cats and senior cats, including timely guidance on meeting owners' expectations for longer, healthier lives for their cats. Addresses the challenges of pet overpopulation, particularly the impact of millions of feral cats on public health and the environment. Presents information written in the manner of expanded conference proceedings, delivering the latest insights and most current approaches to management of feline medical disorders. Includes contributions from approximately 60 contributors, drawing on the valuable expertise of those most knowledgeable in the field of feline medical care. Bears the full endorsement of the Winn Feline Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports studies about cat health and funds feline research projects worldwide, and is internationally regarded as a major contributor to the health and wellbeing of all cats. The complete contents also are available online through Veterinary Consult.
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Differential Diagnosis in Small Animal Medicine

Differential Diagnosis in Small Animal Medicine

Bainbridge, J. & Elliott, J. (1996) Manual of Canine and Feline Nephrology and
Urology. BSAVA, Cheltenham. ... Fox, P. R., Sisson, D. & Moise, N. S. (1999)
Textbook of Canine and Feline Cardiology: Principles and Clinical Practic, 2nd
edn.

Author: Alex Gough

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470750476

Category: Medical

Page: 480

View: 471

Veterinary practitioners and students are presented with many different and complex cases, and are expected to offer an accurate diagnosis quickly. The differential diagnosis list is one of the most important aspects of the problem-oriented approach to clinical diagnosis. Finding good lists in a readily available form can be difficult, and can involve laborious reference to multiple texts and sources. Differential Diagnosis in Small Animal Medicine brings this information together in one place in an easy reference format. A rapid reference that concentrates solely on differential diagnosis lists of major problems in small animal medicine; Details differential diagnoses from diverse findings such as history, physical examination, diagnostic imaging and laboratory test results; Includes radiographs, ultrasounds, selected diagnostic algorithms colour pictures and suggestions for further testing Saves time spent searching multiple texts and sources, by bringing the information together in one place in an easy reference format.
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Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine   E Book

In Fox PR, Sisson DK, Moise NS, editors: Textbook of canine and feline
cardiology: principles and clinical practice, ed 2, St Louis, 1999, Saunders.
Chapter that is a well-written, comprehensive treatment of the topic. The most
recent chapter of ...

Author: Deborah Silverstein

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781416069263

Category: Medical

Page: 1000

View: 298

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine is a comprehensive, concise guide to critical care, encompassing not only triage and stabilization, but also the entire course of care during the acute medical crisis and high-risk period. This clinically oriented manual assists practitioners in providing the highest standard of care for ICU patients. More than 150 recognized experts offer in-depth, authoritative guidance on clinical situations from a variety of perspectives. Consistent, user-friendly format ensures immediate access to essential information. Organ-system, problem-based approach incorporates only clinically relevant details. Features state-of-the-art invasive and non-invasive diagnostic and monitoring procedures, as well as an extensive section on pharmacology. Appendices provide conversion tables, continuous rate infusion determinations, reference ranges, and more.
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Blackwell s Five Minute Veterinary Consult Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures

Blackwell s Five Minute Veterinary Consult  Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures

Canine and Feline Shelly L. Vaden, Joyce S. Knoll, Francis W. K. Smith, Jr., Larry
P. Tilley. Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult ... Textbook of Canine and
Feline Cardiology, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 1999: 400–425.

Author: Shelly L. Vaden

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470961070

Category: Medical

Page: 808

View: 892

Blackwell’s Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures: Canine and Feline is a comprehensive, one-stop reference text on diagnostic skills used daily in treating dogs and cats. Chapters cover more than 275 procedures and tests, including blood, urine, and fecal tests and radiographic, ultrasound, and endoscopic procedures. Each topic, written by an expert in the field, provides essential information on related physiology, indications, contraindications, potential complications, and client education. The uniform presentation of information, arranged alphabetically from abdominal radiographs to zinc tests, allows the reader to gain easy access to vital information, making this an ideal reference to be used in a clinical setting.
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Geriatrics An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Small Animal Practice E Book

Geriatrics  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics  Small Animal Practice   E Book

Textbook of canine and feline cardiology. 2nd edition. Philadelphia: WB
Saunders; 1999. p. 457–70. Pedersen HD, Lorentzen K, Kristensen B.
Echocardiographic mitral valve prolapse in cavalier King Charles spaniels:
epidemiology and ...

Author: William D. Fortney

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455747986

Category: Medical

Page: 252

View: 312

A comprehensive update on geriatrics for the small animal practitioner! Articles will include: clinical pathology interpretation in geriatric patients, geriatric pharmacology, sedation and anesthesia protocols for older patients, management strategies for chronic renal disease in older dogs and cats, alimentary neoplasia, thyroid disorders in the geriatric patient, nutrition for aging cats and dogs, canine and feline cognitive dysfunction syndrome, implementing a successful senior/geriatric health care program, complimentary/alternative medicine in age-related diseases, pain management in older patients, the diagnosis and management of age-related cardiac disease, dentistry in geriatric veterinary patients, and more!
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Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book

Clinical Veterinary Advisor   E Book

... or vagina Miscellaneous Causes Caudal abdominal cavity With permission
from Fox P: Textbook of canine and feline cardiology: principles and practice, St
Louis, 2000, Saunders, p 451. Perineal-Perianal Disease Anal sacculitis,
impaction, ...

Author: Etienne Cote

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323068765

Category: Medical

Page: 1784

View: 355

No other quick reference comes close in covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of diseases in dogs and cats. Etienne Cote's Clinical Veterinary Advisor: Dogs and Cats, 2nd Edition is like six books in one -- with concise topics within sections on diseases and disorders, procedures and techniques, differential diagnosis, laboratory tests, clinical algorithms, and a drug formulary. Revised from cover to cover, this edition includes dozens of new topics. It also includes free access to a fully searchable companion website featuring an electronic version of the text, all of the book's images, a searchable drug formulary, and 150 Client Education Sheets in both English and Spanish. Section I: Diseases and Disorders provides at-a-glance coverage of nearly 800 common medical problems, arranged alphabetically for immediate access. Entries include a definition, synonyms, epidemiology, clinical presentation, etiology and pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, workup, treatment, prognosis and outcome, plus pearls and considerations. Concise descriptions simplify diagnosis and treatment. Section II: Procedures and Techniques offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for understanding and performing 111 important clinical procedures. Section III: Differential Diagnosis displays nearly every possible cause for 260 different clinical disorders. Section IV: Laboratory Tests summarizes essential information needed for interpreting more than 150 lab tests. Section V: Clinical Algorithms provides decision trees for the diagnostic and therapeutic decision-making processes involved in managing 91 of the most common clinical conditions/disorders. Section VI: Drug Formulary is a compilation of dosages and other relevant information for more than 300 new and current medications. 410 illustrations and photographs depict disease processes and related concepts. A companion website includes the complete text of the book in a fully searchable format, allowing quick access to information, and all of the book's images. It also includes 150 Client Education Sheets, each available in both English and Spanish. Clinical guidance added to diseases and disorders chapters helps you select appropriate tests and treatments for each case. 50 new client "how-to" handouts are added for a total of 150 client education sheets, helping to improve outcomes by informing clients. Technician Tips are inserted throughout nearly 800 diseases and disorders, providing specialized information for veterinary technicians. Enhanced electronic image collection on the companion website includes color images and additional figures not found in the text.
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