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  • 30000lei 260.00 lei

    Description:

    Get instant access to the critical data you need to make accurate diagnoses and effectively plan treatment. Small Animal Medical Differential Diagnosis, 3rd Edition combines over 400 expert resources and boils them down into one easy-to-use reference covering the differential diagnosis, etiology, clinical signs, and relevant laboratory abnormalities of the most common conditions you will encounter in dogs and cats. And because of its pocket size and intuitive organization, you can have it on hand as a quick consultative device throughout the day to make reliable on-the-scene decisions.

    Features:

    More than 400 lists bring the most important medical diagnostic information from multiple resources into a single quick reference.

    Easy identification of the likeliest diagnosis is attributed by the possibilities being listed in order of incidence.

    Intuitive organization presents differential diagnosis by sign, symptom, and disorder to facilitate quick access to information.

    Alphabetical listing of all relevant laboratory tests makes information easy to find.

    Pocket size makes this guide portable, practical, and simple to use.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW! Coverage of FAST ultrasound examinations is found in the section on Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma, Triage, and Tracking.

    NEW! Overall content update includes substantial revisions to the disorders, syndromes, and diagnostic and laboratory tests that are listed in this guide.

    Table Of Contents:

    Part One - Clinical Signs Approach to Differential Diagnosis


    Part Two - Systemic Approach to Differential Diagnosis


    1. Cardiopulmonary Disorders
    2. Dermatologic Disorders
    3. Endocrinologic and Metabolic Disorders
    4. Gastroenterologic Disorders
    5. Hematologic Disorders
    6. Immunologic and Immune-Mediated Disorders
    7. Infectious Disease
    8. Joint and Bone Disorders
    9. Liver and Exocrine Pancreatic Disorders
    10. Neoplasia
    11. Neurologic and Neuromuscular Disorders
    12. Ocular Disorders
    13. Toxicology
    14. Urogenital Disorder
    15. Pain Diagnosis
    Part Three - Laboratory Values and Interpretation of Results

       

     

  • 48100lei 400.00 lei

    Authored by veterinarians with many years’ experience in general practice, the BSAVA Manual of Canine Practice provides the first port of call for the busy small animal practitioner faced with uncertainty over a new case. The development over the last 20 years of a range of formal specialist veterinary qualifications has produced a significant surge in the range and depth of knowledge in canine practice. Concise answers to common questions that occur in consulting rooms are becoming harder to find; this book swings the balance back to the practitioner. As well as traditional systems-based medicine, this Manual also provides information on the arts of practice such as consultation technique and dealing with common but testing situations. In the clinical presentations section of the book, first line approaches are given in a problem-oriented setting with a significant focus on the nose-to-tail physical examination, a detailed clinical history and common, readily available, diagnostic tests.

  • Veterinary Immunology, 10e
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    47000lei 420.00 lei

     

    Description:

    Exploring the immunologic concerns of both large and small animals, Veterinary Immunology: An Introduction,10th Edition is the only complete resource on immunology for veterinary practitioners. This new edition has been meticulously updated to continue its trend of incorporating the latest advances and topics in the field. It features a straightforward presentation of basic immunologic principles along with thorough and timely information on the most significant immunologic diseases and responses seen in domestic animals.

    Features:

    Comprehensive coverage clearly explains the general principles of immunology, and provides information on the most significant immunologic diseases and immunologic responses seen in domestic animals and marine mammals.

    A wealth of clinical examples show how principles will be experienced and addressed in the clinical setting.

    Educator and student resources on Evolve feature an image collection, enhanced animations, flashcards, content updates, and a test bank for instructors.

    Improved images clarify new content and enhance your understanding.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW! Updated content covers new T cell subpopulations, newly described interleukins; new approaches to cancer immunotherapy; immunology of fish; and new advances in genomics.

    NEW! Learning objectives have been added to the beginning of each chapter.

    NEW! Chapter on commensal bacterial will address the role of commensal bacteria in veterinary immunology and provide convincing explanations for previously poorly understood phenomena.

    NEW! Information on the pathogenesis and treatment of atopic dermatitis has been added to help inform veterinarians who treat pets with dermatologic conditions.

    NEW! Revised content on cancer immunology reflects the vast expansion of information that has been uncovered in the past five years.

    NEW! Expanded information on the role of nutrition in animal immunity offers a rational basis for examining data of those who claim nutritional benefits.

    NEW! Full-color histologic images replace black and white images to more effectively convey concepts.

    Table Of Contents:

    1. Surviving in a Microbial World
    2. Innate Immunity: How to Detect Invaders
    3. Humoral Innate Immunity: Inflammatory Mediators
    4. Humoral Innate Immunity: The Complement System
    5. Cellular Innate Immunity: Neutrophils and Phagocytosis
    6. Cellular Innate Immunity: Macrophages and Recovery from Inflammation
    7. Sickness: The Body’s Innate Responses
    8. How Immune Cells Communicate: Cytokines and Their Receptors
    9. Antigens: Triggers of Adaptive Immunity
    10. Dendritic Cells and Antigen Processing
    11. The Major Histocompatibility Complex
    12. Organs of the Immune System
    13. Lymphocytes
    14. Helper T Cells and Their Response to Antigens
    15. B Cells and Their Response to Antigens
    16. Antibodies: Soluble Antigen Receptors
    17. How Antigen-Binding Receptors Are Made
    18. T Cells and the Destruction of Cell-Associated Invaders
    19. Innate Lymphoid Cells
    20. Regulation of Adaptive Immunity
    21. The Microbiota and the Immune System
    22. Immunity at Body Surfaces
    23. Immunity in the Fetus and Newborn
    24. Vaccines and Their Production
    25. The Use of Vaccines
    26. Immunity to Bacteria and Fungi
    27. Immunity to viruses
    28. Immunity to Parasites
    29. Mast Cell and Eosinophil Mediated Hypersensitivity
    30. Allergic Syndromes
    31. Red Cell Antigens and Antibody-mediated Hypersensitivity
    32. Immune-complexes and Neutrophil-mediated Hypersensitivity
    33. T Cell-mediated Hypersensitivity
    34. Organ Graft Rejection and Pregnancy
    35. Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
    36. Autoimmunity: General Principles
    37. Organ-Specific Autoimmune Diseases
    38. Immune-mediated Inflammatory Diseases
    39. Primary Immunodeficiencies
    40. Secondary Immunological Defects
    41. Drugs and Other Agents that Affect the Immune System
    42. Immunodiagnostic Techniques
    43. Evolution of the Immune System
    GLOSSARY
    INDEX

       

     

     

  • 63000lei 505.00 lei

     

    Description:


    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.

    Features:

    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 To This Edition:

    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.

     
         

    Table Of Contents:

    Section 1: Diagnosis of Heart Disease    
    1. The History of Physical Examination
    2. Radiology of the Heart
    3. Electrocardiography
    4. Echocardiography and Doppler Ultrasound
    5. Special Diagnostic Techniques for Evaluation of Cardiac Disease
    6. Laboratory Diagnosis of Cardiac Disease NEW!
    Section 2: Cardiovascular Diseases    
    7. Acquired Valvular Disease
    8. Canine Cardiomyopathy
    9. Feline Cardiomyopathy
    10. Cor Pulmonale & Pulmonary Thromboembolism
    11. Canine and Feline Heartworm Disease
    12. Cardiac Tumors and Pericardial Disease
    13. Congenital Heart Disease
    14. Cardiovascular Disorders in Systemic Diseases
    15. Systemic Hypertension
    Section 3: Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease  
    16. Pathophysiology and Therapy of Heart Failure
    17. Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances
    18. Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Resuscitation
    19. Emergency Management and Critical Care
    20. Anesthesia of the Cardiac Patient
    21. Cardiac Surgery
    22. Pacemaker Therapy
    23. Nutrition and Cardiac Disease NEW!
    Appendices  
        
    1. Canine Breed Predilections for Heart Disease
    2. Available Canine and Feline Genetic Tests for Breed-Specific Cardiac Disease NEW!
    3. Breed-Specific Cardiac Conditions for Dogs and Cats NEW!
    4. Genetic Testing Centers NEW!
    5. Common Cardiovascular Drugs
    6. New Guidelines for CPR NEW!
    7. Echocardiographic Normals by Body Weight & Breed
    8. Chief Classification System of Canine Congestive Heart Failure
    Index

       

     

  • Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology 4th Edition
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    68700lei 550.00 lei

    Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology, Fourth Edition updates the most comprehensive reference available on exotic animal hematology and cytology of all major species.
    • Acts as both an atlas and a text, offering high-quality photographs and step-by-step descriptions of techniques associated with preparing and interpreting hematology and cytology samples
    • Presents complete information on hematology and cytology in a wide range of exotic species, including small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish
    • Includes more than 700 high-quality color photographs, now with sizing bars
    • Takes a new disease-based structure for improved ease of use
    • Provides straightforward step-by-step descriptions of sample preparation and interpretation

  • 73000lei 585.00 lei

    Description:

    Learn the latest advances in veterinary diagnostic radiology! Textbook of Veterinary Diagnostic Radiology, 7th Edition, is a one-stop resource covering the principles of radiographic technique and interpretation for dogs, cats, and horses. Within this bestselling text, high-quality radiographic images accompany clear coverage of diagnostic radiology, ultrasound, MRI, and CT. User-friendly direction helps you to develop essential skills in patient positioning, radiographic technique and safety measures, normal and abnormal anatomy, radiographic viewing and interpretation, and alternative imaging modalities. This new edition has been thoroughly revised to include important advances in the field, information about contrast media, dental radiography, and more!

    Features:

    Coverage of ultrasound imaging procedures such as the esophagram, upper GI examination, excretory urography, and cystography helps in determining when and how these procedures are performed in today’s practice.

    Rewritten chapters on basic interpretation emphasizes radiography, radiation safety, superficial coverage of normal variants, and will include more in-depth information on the framework for interpretation.

    An atlas of normal radiographic anatomy in each section makes it easier to recognize abnormal radiographic findings.

    High-quality radiographic images clarify key concepts and interpretation principles.

    Up-to-date coverage of the most commonly seen species in private veterinary practices and veterinary teaching hospitals includes the cat, dog, and horse.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW! Chapter on CT and MR contrast media gives you a better understanding of the agents used to alter patient contrast.

    NEW! Information on digital imaging helps you understand the latest advances in digital imaging.

    NEW! Chapter on dental radiology covers common dental issues you may encounter in practice.

    NEW! Chapter on MR spinal imaging provides the latest information on the diagnosis of spinal cord disease through the use of CT and MRI.

    Table Of Contents:

    Section I: Physics and Principles of Interpretation


    1. Radiation Protection and Physics of Diagnostic Radiology
    2. Digital Radiographic Imaging
    3. Physics of Ultrasound Imaging
    4. Physics of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    5. Radiographic, CT and MR Contrast Media
    6. Introduction to Radiographic Interpretation

    Section II: The Axial Skeleton: Canine, Feline, and Equine


    7. Radiographic Anatomy of the Axial Skeleton
    8. Basic Principles of Radiographic Interpretation of the Axial Skeleton
    9. The Cranial and Nasal Cavities: Canine and Feline
    10. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features of Brain Disease in Small Animals
    11. The Equine Head
    12. The Canine and Feline Vertebrae
    13. Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography Features of Canine and Feline Spinal Cord Disease

    Section III: The Appendicular Skeleton: Canine, Feline, and Equine


    14. Radiographic Anatomy of the Appendicular Skeleton
    15. Principles of Radiographic Interpretation of the Appendicular Skeleton
    16. Orthopedic Diseases of Young and Growing Dogs and Cats
    17. Fracture Healing and Complications
    18. Radiographic Features of Bone Tumors and Bone Infections
    19. Radiographic Signs of Joint Disease in Dogs and Cats
    20. The Equine Stifle and Tarsus
    21. The Equine Carpus
    22. The Equine Metacarpal and Metatarsal Regions
    23. The Equine Metacarpophalangeal and Metatarsophalangeal Articulation
    24. The Equine Phalanges
    25. The Equine Navicular Bone

    Section IV: Thoracic Cavity: Canine, Feline, and Equine


    26. Principles of Radiographic Interpretation of the Thorax
    27. The Pharnyx, Larynx, and Trachea
    28. Canine and Feline Esophagus
    29. The Thoracic Wall
    30. The Diaphragm
    31. The Mediastinum
    32. The Pleural Space
    33. The Heart and Pulmonary Vessels
    34. The Canine and Feline Lung
    35. The Equine Thorax

    Section V: Abdominal Cavity: Canine and Feline


    36. Principles of Radiographic Interpretation of the Abdomen
    37. The Peritoneal Space
    38. The Liver and Spleen
    39. The Kidneys and Ureters
    40. The Urinary Bladder
    41. The Urethra
    42. The Prostate Gland
    43. The Uterus, Ovaries and Testes
    44. The Stomach
    45. The Small Bowel
    46. The Large Bowel

       

     

  • 600.00 lei

    Prior to publication of the first edition of Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat, no other comprehensive small animal veterinary medicine book existed with a comparable amount of relevant illustrated material. This new third edition continues and expands on the revolutionary approach of the previous two editions, now including more than 1,850 highly valuable clinical colour photographs, diagrams, and tables. The third edition of this book has been completely revised and updated. The book is now divided into five color-coded sections – General Approach, Disease of Specific Organ Systems, Multisystemic Disorders, Elements of Therapy and Case Studies. As with the first and second editions of this book the overriding principle of succinct, yet comprehensive text presented in a clear format with an abundance of good quality images remains.

    Section I: General Approach is completely new and covers medical history and client communication, and common clinical problems.
    Section II: Specific Organ Systems is organized by body system with chapters structured in a systematic manner that include the definition for each disorder, its causes, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic methodology, treatment and prognosis, providing readers with easy access to important clinical information. New to this section are chapters covering diseases of the oral cavity and teeth, approach to thoracic radiographs, approach to abdominal radiographs, and disorders of hemostasis.
    Section III: Multisystemic Disorders covers revised and updated chapters including clinical toxicology, infectious diseases, and immunologic disorders.
    Section IV: Elements of Therapy covers therapies such as fluid therapy, pain management, nutrition of the critically ill dog and cat and a new chapter on management of the obese dog or cat.
    Section V: Case Studies includes over 25 case studies that enable the reader to relate the knowledge gained in the book to clinical cases seen in practice.

    Written by board-certified experts with several case contributions by clinicians in advanced phases of resident training, topics were carefully selected to make this a valuable resource to the general practitioner and also to small animal interns and veterinary students.

  • 74000lei 600.00 lei

     

    Description:


    Stay up-to-date on the latest advances and current issues in equine medicine with this handy reference for the busy equine practitioner, large animal veterinarian, or student. This edition of Current Therapy in Equine Medicine brings you thorough coverage and expert advice on selected topics in areas that have seen significant advances in the last 5 years. Content emphasizes the practical aspects of diagnosis and treatment and provides details for therapeutic regimens. Arranged primarily by body system, the text also features sections on infectious diseases, foal diseases, nutrition, and toxicology. With this cutting-edge information all in one reliable source, you’ll increase your awareness of key therapies in less time.

    Features:

    Key topics include all-new coverage of the latest developments in imaging, biosecurity strategies for individual horse owners and owners of commercial farms and stables, diseases affecting horses at various ages, and a review of colic and other GI tract conditions.

    A recognized panel of nearly 200 expert contributors represents thriving private equine practices, referral hospitals, and academia, and provides insight on challenges, developments, and differing perspectives from around the world.

    A succinct approach is used to discuss pathophysiology and diagnosis, but therapeutics are covered in detail.

    The Current Therapy format focuses on emerging trends, treatment protocols, and diagnostic updates new to the field, providing timely information on the latest advances in equine medicine.

    A body systems organization makes it easy to find solutions for specific disorders.

    Suggested readings at the end of each chapter cite peer-reviewed articles and other sources for further research and study.

    New To This Edition:

    ALL-NEW topics provide updates on infectious diseases, including herpesvirus, equine granulocytic anaplasmosis, and lawsonia infection and proliferative enteropathy; pain diagnosis and multimodal management; management of thoracic and airway trauma, imaging, endoscopy, and other diagnostic procedures for the acute abdomen; and neurologic injury.

    212 concise, NEW chapters include both a succinct guide to diagnosis of disorders and a detailed discussion of therapy.

    NEW images demonstrate advances in various imaging techniques.

    Thoroughly updated drug appendices, including all-new coverage of drug dosages for donkeys and mules, provide a handy, quick reference for the clinical setting.  

    Table Of Contents:

    Section I: Trauma
    1. Trailer accidents
    2. Pain management in the trauma patient
    3. Internal hemorrhage and resuscitation
    4. Thoracic and airway trauma
    5. First aid care of limb injuries
    6. Extensive skin loss/Degloving injury
    7. Crush injuries and compartment syndrome
    8. Penetrating Wounds of Synovial Structures
    9. Acute neurological injury
    10. Ocular trauma
    11. Burn injuries
    Section II: Pain control
    12. Recognition of pain
    13. Analgesic Pharmacology
    14. Pain control for laminitis
    15. Post-operative pain control
    16. Spinal anesthesia and analgesia
    17. Acupuncture for pain control
    Section III: Sports medicine
    18. Evaluation of the horse for poor performance
    19. Cardiovascular disease in poor performance
    20. Upper airway obstructions
    21. Heat stress and hyperthermia
    22. Managing back pain
    23. Neck pain and stiffness
    24. Electrotherapy in horse rehabilitation
    25. Regenerative medicine in orthopedics
    26. Impact of FEI rules on sport horse medication
    27. Older horse sports medicine
    28. Surfaces and injury
    Section IV: Infectious disease
    29. Biosecurity in hospitals
    30. Biosecurity on horse farms
    31. Managing an outbreak of infectious disease
    32. PCR in infectious disease diagnosis and management
    33. Antimicrobial update
    34. African horse sickness
    35. West Nile virus
    36. Gamma herpesviruses (EHV5 and EHV2)
    37. Equine alpha herpesviruses
    38. Equine Rhinitis Virus Infection
    39. World status of equine influenza: impact on vaccination
    40. Rabies
    41. Strangles
    42. Leptospirosis
    43. Screening herds for Lawsonia
    44. Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infection (local and systemic)
    45. Equine protozoal myelitis
    46. Rickettsial Diseases
    47. Vaccination programs
    Section V: Respiratory disease
    48. Diagnostic procedures for lower airway disease
    49. Investigating respiratory disease outbreaks
    50. Diseases of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses
    51. Dynamic endoscopy
    52. Recurrent laryngeal neuropathy
    53. Laryngeal Ultrasound
    54. Dorsal displacement of the soft palate
    55. Pharyngeal collapse
    56. How to manage air quality in stables
    57. Hemoptysis and epistaxis
    58. EIPH
    59. RAO and IAD
    60. Severe pneumonia and ARDS
    61. Hypertrophic Osteopathy
    Section VI: Gastrointestinal disease
    62. Donkey dental disease
    63. Esophageal disease
    64. Gastric ulcers
    65. Gastric impaction
    66. Hepatic diseases in the horse
    67. Anterior enteritis
    68. Acute equine colitis
    69. Antimicrobial-associated diarrhea
    70. Imaging, endoscopy, and other diagnostic procedures for the acute abdomen
    71. Managing colic in the field
    72. Infiltrative Bowel Diseases of the Horse
    73. Diagnostic approach to protein-losing enteropathies
    74. Medical Management of Large (Ascending) Colon Colic
    75. Small bowel colic
    76. Donkey colic
    77. Parasite screening and control
    78. Adhesions
    79. Lawsonia infection and proliferative enteropathy
    80. Peritonitis
    Section VII: Neurology
    81. Brainstem
    82. Cervical vertebral stabilization
    83. Cranial nerves
    84. CSF standing tap
    85. Dysphagia
    86. Horner's syndrome
    87. Seizure disorders
    88. Forebrain disease
    89. Equine Neuroaxonal Dystrophy
    90. Neurological herpesvirus
    91. Neurologic consequences of Lyme disease
    92. Neuromuscular diseases
    93. Sleep disorders and alterations in mentation
    94. Cervical vertebral canal endoscopy
    95. Diagnosis of ventral cranial trauma
    Section VIII: Oncology
    96. Lymphoma
    97. Paraneoplastic syndromes
    98. Squamous cell carcinoma of the penis and prepuce
    99. Equine sarcoid
    100. Splenic tumors and other soft tissue tumors
    101. Mammary tumors
    Section IX: Urinary tract disease
    102. Examination of the urinary system
    103. Polyuria polydipsia
    104. Urinary Incontinence
    105. Congenital disorders of the urinary tract
    106. Urinary tract infection and bladder displacement
    107. Ureteral disease
    108. Urolithiasis
    109. Hematuria
    110. Acute Kidney Injury
    111. Chronic Kidney Disease
    Section X: Hematology
    112. Anemia
    113. Equine infectious anemia
    114. Piroplasmosis
    115. Blood transfusion and transfusion reactions
    116. Foal Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    117. Hemolytic disorders
    118. Disorders of platelets
    119. Evaluation of hemostasis
    Section XI: Cardiovascular
    120. Congenital cardiovascular conditions
    121. Investigation of cardiac arrhythmias
    122. Cardiac murmurs
    123. Pericardial disease
    Section XII: Dermatology
    124. Draft horse lymphedema
    125. Melanoma
    126. Skin grafting
    127. Blistering mucosal diseases
    128. Photosensitivity
    129. Atopy
    130. Tick and mite diseases
    131. Ventral dermatitits
    132. Hypersensitivity diseases
    133. Immune-mediated skin disorders
    134. Congential skin disorders
    Section XIII: Endocrine and metabolic disease
    135. Equine metabolic syndrome
    136. Pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (pergolide)
    137. Dyslipidemias
    138. Older horse endocrinopathies
    139. Equine Intestinal Hyperammonemia
    Section XIV: Ophthalmology
    140. Examination of the eye
    141. Genetics of eye disease
    142. Cataract
    143. Management of corneal ulcer
    144. Glaucoma
    145. Fungal keratitis
    146. Immune-mediated keratopathies
    147. Eyelid Lacerations
    148. A diagnostic approach to ocular discharge
    149. Ocular Squamous cell carcinoma
    150. Recurrent uveitis
    Section XV: Reproduction
    151. Emergencies in stallions
    152. Breeding Management of the Older Breeding Stallion with Declining Testicular Function
    153. Diagnosing and managing the cryptorchid
    154. Scrotal hernia in stallions
    155. Low sperm count; diagnosis and management of semen for breeding
    156. Factors affecting fertility rate when using cooled transported semen
    157. Cryopreservation of stallion semen
    158. Prepartum emergencies in broodmares
    159. Postpartum emergencies in broodmares
    160. Uterine tears
    161. Ovarian abnormalities
    162. Hormone therapy
    163. Bacterial endometritis
    164. Fungal endometritis
    165. Mating-induced endometritis
    166. Uteropexy in older mares
    167. Embryo transfer
    168. Placentitides
    169. Inducing parturition
    170. Field dystocia
    171. Retained fetal membranes
    Section XVI: The Foal
    172. Diagnostic evaluation of the compromised neonatal foal
    173. Diarrhea in foals
    174. Hemopoietic disorders in foals
    175. Perinatal asphyxia syndrome
    176. Screening for R Equi
    177. Sepsis and the SIRS in neonatal foals
    178. Use of fresh and frozen blood products in foals
    179. Hernia management
    180. Gastroduodenal Ulcer Syndrome in Foals
    181. Colic in young horses
    182. Anesthesia in foals
    183. Lameness Originating in the Hoof of Foals
    184. Uroperitoneum
    185. Idiopathic hypocalcemia
    Section XVII: Musculoskeletal
    186. Managing orthopedic infections
    187. Joint disease treatment
    188. Shoulder injuries
    189. Corrective shoeing for tendon and ligament injury
    190. Digital flexor tendon laceration and rupture
    191. Phalangeal subchondral bone cysts
    192. MRI of the Fetlock
    193. Meniscal and cruciate injuries
    194. Injured suspensory ligament
    195. Sessamoid fracture
    196. Wounds of the foot
    197. Keratoma
    198. Canker
    199. Navicular Disease and Injuries of the Podotrochlear Apparatus
    200. Managing acute laminitis
    201. Chronic laminitis management
    202. Stress fracture diagnosis in racehorses
    203. Prevention of musculoskeletal injury in Thoroughbreds
    204. Bandaging and casting
    205. Silicosis and the Osteoporosis Syndrome
    Section XVIII: General
    206. Aged horse health and welfare
    207. Fluid therapy in the field
    208. Protecting the abused/neglected horse
    209. Postanesthetic Myelopathy
    210. Resident farm veterinary practice
    211. Common toxins in equine practice
    212. Genetic diseases
    Appendix 1: Table of Common Drugs and Approximate Doses
    Appendix 2: Donkey Drug Formulary

       

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  • 82000lei 660.00 lei

    Description:

    Covering both classical modalities of echocardiography and newer techniques, Clinical Echocardiography of the Dog and Cat shows how to assess, diagnose, and treat canine and feline heart disease. A clinical approach demonstrates how these modalities may be used to acquire images, and then how you can recognize and identify patterns, relate them to different diseases, and manage patient care with those findings. The print book includes a companion website with 50 videos of cardiac ultrasound exams and procedures. Written by veterinary cardiology specialists and echocardiographers Eric de Madron, Valerie Chetboul, and Claudio Bussadori, this indispensable echocardiology resource is ideal for general practitioner veterinarians as well as specialists, including cardiologists and radiologists.

    Features:

    Dedicated coverage of canine and feline echocardiography emphasizes a more in-depth discussion of cardiac ultrasound, including the newest ones such as Tissue Doppler and speckle tracking imaging, and transesophageal and 3D echocardiography.

    A practical, clinical approach shows how these echocardiographic modalities are not just research tools, but useful in diagnosing and staging heart disease in day-to-day practice.

    Book plus website consolidates offers current information into a single cohesive source covering classical modalities and newer techniques, as well as updates relating to normal echocardiographic examinations and values.

    50 videos on the companion website demonstrate how to perform echocardiography procedures, illustrating points such as swirling volutes, color flow display of blood flows, dynamic collapses secondary to pericardial effusion, and tumors flicking in and out of the echocardiographic field.

    A section on presurgical assessment helps you assess risk and prepare for catheter-based correction of cardiac defects — accurate measurements and proper device selection are key to a successful procedure.

    Over 400 full-color illustrations and 42 summary tables help you achieve precise, high-quality imaging for accurate assessment, including photographs of cadaver animal specimens to clarify the relationship between actual tissues in health and disease and their images.

    Table Of Contents:

    PART I: NORMAL ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC EXAMINATION


    Chapter 1: Normal Views: 2D, TM, Spectral and Color Doppler Modes  
    Eric de Madron
        • The different modes
        • General considerations
        • Normal bi-dimensional views
        • Normal spectral Doppler examination
        • Color Doppler


    Chapter 2: Normal Echocardiographic Values: 2D, TM and Spectral Doppler Modes
    Eric de Madron
        • Normal TM and 2D values
        • Normal spectral Doppler values


    Chapter 3: Intraoperator and Interoperator Variability
    Valerie Chetboul
        • Repeatability, reproducibility and operator performance
        • Operator effect on the variability of echocardiographic measurements
        • Practical implications


    PART II: NEW TECHNIQUES OF ULTRASONOGRAPHIC CARDIAC IMAGING


    Chapter 4: Myocardial Tissue Doppler, Derived Techniques and Speckle Tracking Imaging
    Valerie Chetboul
        • Normal myocardial kinetics
        • Myocardial Tissue Doppler or Tissue Doppler imaging (TDI)
        • Derived techniques from TDI: tissue tracking imaging, strain and strain rate imaging
        • Speckle tracking imaging


    Chapter 5: Trans-Esophageal Echocardiography
    Claudio Bussadori
        • Introduction and technical aspects
        • Considerations with respect to the echocardiographer
        • ETO examination protocol
        • Indications and applications of ETO


    Chapter 6: Veterinary Applications of Three-Dimensional Echocardiography
    Claudio Bussadori
        • 3D echocardiography technology
        • The different modes of 3D echocardiography
        • 3D echocardiography in veterinary medicine
        • Patent ductus arteriosus
        • Pulmonic valve valvuloplasty


    PART III: HEMODYNAMIC EVALUATION


    Chapter 7: Global Left Ventricular Systolic Function Evaluation

    Eric de Madron
        • Left ventricular anatomy
        • Radial systolic function: shortening fraction
        • Systolic indices derived from ventricular volumes
        • Longitudinal systolic function evaluation
        • Spectral Doppler indices: systolic time intervals and index of myocardial performance (Tei index)


    Chapter 8: Diastolic Function Evaluation
    Eric de Madron
        • Phases of diastole and its determinants
        • Types of diastolic dysfunctions
        • Echocardiographic indices of diastolic function


    Chapter 9: Echocardiographic Assessment of the Left Ventricular Filling Pressure
    Eric de Madron
        • Left atrial pressure curve
        • Echocardiographic indices of the left ventricular filling pressure
        • Other echocardiographic criteria


    Chapter 10: Right Ventricular Systolic Function Evaluation
    Eric de Madron
        • Radial right ventricular systolic function: right ventricular shortening fractions
        • Longitudinal right ventricular systolic function assessment
        • Systolic time intervals and index of myocardial performance (Tei index)
        • Spectral Doppler indices


    PART IV: ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY OF ACQUIRED HEART DISEASES


    Chapter 11: Evaluation and Quantification of Acquired Valvular Regurgitations in the Dog
    Eric de Madron
        • Mitral regurgitation
        • Tricuspid regurgitation
        • Aortic regurgitation
        • Pulmonic regurgitation


    Chapter 12: Canine Dilated Cardiomyopathy and Other Cardiomyopathies
    Valerie Chetboul
        • Primary dilated cardiomyopathy
        • Other cardiomyopathies


    Chapter 13: Feline Cardiomyopathies Assessment
    Eric de Madron
        • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathies
        • Restrictive cardiomyopaties
        • Dilated cardiomyopathies
        • Atypical cardiomyopathies
        • Thrombotic risk evaluation


    Chapter 14: Pulmonary Hypertension
    Valerie Chetboul
        • Review of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)
        • Conventional echocardiography and PAH
        • Conventional Doppler and PAH
        • New imaging modalities and PAH


    Chapter 15: Dirofilariosis: Specific Bi-Dimensional Findings
    Eric de Madron
        • Echocardiographic characteristics of dirofilaria
        • Other echocardiographic anomalies associated with dirofilariosis


    Chapter 16: Cardiac Manifestations of Systemic Diseases
    Valerie Chetboul, Eric de Madron
        • Systemic arterial hypertension
        • Hyperthyroid cardiopathy
        • Anemia


    Chapter 17: Pericardial Diseases
    Eric de Madron
        • Pericardial anatomy and function
        • Pericardial effusions
        • Constrictive pericarditis
        • Congenital pericardial defects


    Chapter 18: Cardiac Tumors
    Claudio Bussadori
        • Types of tumors and prevalence
        • Goals of echocardiography in the assessment of cardiac tumors
        • Specific echocardiographic presentation


    PART V: CONGENITAL CARDIOPATHIES


    Chapter 19: Congenital Cardiopathies
    Claudio Bussadori
        • Aortic stenosis
        • Pulmonic stenosis
        • Patent ductus arteriosus
        • Ventricular septal defects
        • Atrial septal defects
        • Mitral valve dysplasia
        • Tricuspid valve dysplasia
        • Tetralogy of Fallot
        • Cor triatriatum
        • Endocardial cushion defects


    Chapter 20: Echocardiographic Assessment of Congenital Cardiopathies Before and After Intervention
    Claudio Bussadori
        • Valvular pulmonic stenosis
        • Patent ductus arteriosus
        • Ventricular septum defects

       

     

  • Bovine Medicine 3rd Edition
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    Thoroughly updated to reflect recent changes in the industry, Bovine Medicine, 3rd Edition, offers practicing large animal veterinarians and veterinary students a comprehensive reference to core aspects of contemporary cattle health and husbandry.
    • New edition of a classic text, featuring thoroughly rewritten text, with coverage shifted to the core aspects of everyday cattle practice
    • Includes new focus on both applied skills and application of knowledge, along with many more full-colour illustrations than in previous editions
    • Represents a toolkit of skills that will support the delivery of contemporary cattle practice
    • Presents a seamless integration of information on husbandry, nutrition, and disease
    • Written by a wide range of experts from around the world

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    Veterinary Image-Guided Interventions is the only book dedicated to interventions guided by imaging technology. Written and edited by leading experts in the field, interventional endoscopy, cardiology, oncology and radiology are covered in detail. Chapters include the history and background of the procedures, patient work-up, equipment lists, detailed procedural instructions, potential complications, patient follow-up protocols, and expected outcomes. Split into body systems, the technical aspects of each procedure are presented using highly illustrated step-by-step guides.

    Veterinary Image-Guided Interventions is a must-have handbook for internists, surgeons, cardiologists, radiologists, oncologists and criticalists, and for anyone interested in cutting-edge developments in veterinary medicine.
    Key features include:
    • A highly practical step-by-step guide to image-guided procedures
    • Relevant to a wide range of veterinary specialists.
    • Written and edited by respected pioneers in veterinary image-guided procedures
    • A companion website offers videos of many procedures to enhance the text

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    Atlas of Small Animal CT & MRI is a highly illustrated diagnostic imaging guide to common clinical disorders of dogs and cats.

    • Contains over 3,000 high quality CT, MRI and related diagnostic images
    • Offers a unique approach emphasizing comparative imaging and pathologic correlation
    • Focuses on important imaging features relevant to imaging diagnosis of disease in dogs and cats
    • Written by internationally renowned experts in the field.

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    Description:

    From basic procedures like spays, castrations, and declaws to advanced surgeries like craniotomy, vertal slots, and lung lobectomy, Fossum’s Small Animal Surgery, 5th Edition is the go-to, full-color guide for everything that general veterinarians and vet students need to know about both soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. Five editors bring their expert perspective as they discuss the latest advances in key areas such as imaging modalities, regenerative medicine, minimally invasive surgery, and neurology. With each book adoption, you’ll also have access to the Expert Consult website, which includes a fully searchable version of the book plus step-by-step video clips and animations of surgical procedures, aftercare instruction handouts, case presentations, references linked to full text articles on PubMed, and an extensive image collection. There is no better resource to keep you up to date on the latest advances and techniques in small animal surgery!

    Features:

    Well illustrated, step-by-step instructions for surgical techniques provide quick reference to practical how-to information in emergency and clinical situations.

    Anesthesia Protocols offer easy access to recommendations for anesthetizing animals with particular diseases or disorders.

    Coverage of cutting-edge imaging techniques, including radiographs, CT, MRI, and digital imaging, explores the most useful imaging modalities for demonstrating areas of surgical concern.

    Clinical tips boxes provide at-a-glance surgical and practice tips.

    Postsurgical care instructions provide customizable client aftercare handouts for many of the procedures in the book.

    Reference links to PubMed grant access to full-text articles.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW! Expanded sections on thoracoscopy, arthroscopy, and laparoscopy reflect the significant growth in minimally invasive procedures in vet medicine.

    NEW! Significantly revised section on joint disease includes additional techniques and procedures.

    NEW! Revised chapter on regenerative medicine emphasizes application of stem cell and regenerative medicine technologies to clinical patients.

    NEW! Increased emphasis on differential diagnosis helps you learn how to avoid misdiagnoses that result in unnecessary surgery with the inclusion of boxes covering disorders that may mimic the more commonly encountered surgical neurologic problems that are not actual disorders requiring surgical repair.

    NEW! Correlation boxes highlight the advances in veterinary medicine that correlate with human medicine.

    NEW! Expanded chapter on neurologic examination cover how to perform a proper neurologic exam to detect problems in cats and dogs.

    NEW! Step-by-step procedure videos that walk through both basic and advanced procedures have been added to this new edition.

    NEW! Aftercare instructions and rarely performed procedures have been added to the Expert Consult.

    Table Of Contents:

    Part 1: General Surgical Principles
    1. Principles of Surgical Asepsis
    2. Care and Handling of Surgical Equipment and Supplies
    3. Surgical Facilities and Maintenance of the Surgical Environment
    4. Preoperative and Intraoperative Care of the Surgical Patient
    5. Preparation of the Operative Site
    6. Preparation of the Surgical Team
    7. Surgical Instrumentation
    8. Biomaterials, Suturing and Suture Patterns
    9. Surgical Infections and Antibiotic Selection
    10. Nutritional Management of the Surgical Patient
    11. Fundamentals of Physical Rehabilitation
    12. Principles of Anesthesia and Anesthetics
    13. Pain Management and Acupuncture
    14. Principles of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Regenerative Medicine

    Part II: Soft Tissue Surgery
    15. Surgery of the Integumentary System
    16. Surgery of the Eye
    17. Surgery of the Ear
    18. Surgery of the Digestive System
    19. Surgery of the Liver
    20. Surgery of the Extrahepatic Biliary System
    21. Surgery of the Endocrine System
    22. Surgery of the Hemolymphatic System
    23. Surgery of the Kidney and Ureter
    24. Surgery of the Bladder
    and Urethra
    25. Surgery of the Reproductive and Genital Systems
    26. Surgery of the Cardiovascular System
    27. Surgery of the Upper Respiratory System
    28. Surgery of the Lower Respiratory System: Lungs and Thoracic Wall
    29. Surgery of the Lower Respiratory System: Pleural Cavity and Diaphragm

    Part III: Orthopedics
    30. Fundamentals of Orthopedic Surgery and Fracture Management
    31. Management of Specific Fractures
    32. Diseases of the Joints
    33. Management of Muscle and Tendon Injury or Disease
    34. Other Diseases of Bones and Joints

    Part IV: Neurosurgery
    35. Neurodiagnostic Overview for the Small Animal Surgeon
    36. Neurologic Examination and Relevant Neuroanatomy
    37. Surgery of the Brain
    38. Surgery of the Cervical Spine
    39. Surgery of the Thoracolumbar Spine
    40. Surgery of the Cauda Equina
    41. Nonsurgical Disorders of the Brain and Spine
    42. Peripheral Nervous System Disorders

       

     

  • 1,12000lei 900.00 lei

    Description:

    Focus on the "how" and "why" of medical/surgical conditions - the critical issues that lead to successful outcomes for your patients - with Veterinary Surgery: Small Animal Expert Consult, 2nd Edition.

    Features:

    Expert Consult website offers access to the entire text online, plus references linked to original abstracts on PubMed.

    Comprehensive coverage includes surgical biology, surgical methods and perioperative care, neurosurgery, and orthopedics in Volume One, and all soft tissue surgery organized by body system in Volume Two.

    Extensive references to published studies available on Expert Consult show the factual basis for the material.

    Strong blend of clinical and basic science information facilitates a clear understanding of clinical issues surrounding operative situations.

    Highly recognized contributing authors create chapters from their own experience and knowledge base, providing the most authoritative, current information available.

    Coverage of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology in chapters on specific organs includes information critical to operative procedures and patient management.

    In-depth chapters on anesthesia, surgical oncology, tumors of the spine, and musculoskeletal neoplasia provide valuable resources for practicing surgeons, especially in the area of cancer treatment.

    Preoperative considerations and surgical implications for surgical procedures help surgeons make decisions about treatment approaches.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW and UPDATED! Expert Consult website with print text plus complete online access to the book’s contents, so you can use it anytime - anywhere.

    EXPANDED! Coverage of interventional radiology techniques in Volume Two (soft tissue volume) to provide cutting-edge information on contemporary imaging modalities that gain access to different structures of the patient’s body for diagnostic and therapeutic reasons.

    NEW and UPDATED! Expanded coverage of coaptation devices and small animal prosthetics clearly explains how they are used in a variety of clinical situations.

    EXPANDED! Principles of minimally invasive plate treatment added to Volume One (orthopedic volume) to show how these advancements maximize healing and protect the patient while meeting the surgeon’s goals in using fracture fixation.

    Table Of Contents:

    VOLUME ONE


    Section I: Surgical Biology
    1. Inflammatory Response
    2. Molecular and Cellular Biology: Genomics
    3. Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine
    4. Platelet Rich Plasma and Autologous Conditioned Sera
    5. Fluid Therapy
    6. Shock
    7. Bleeding and Hemostasis
    8. Metabolism and Nutritional Needs of Surgical Patients
    9. Wound Healing
    10. Wound Infections and Antimicrobial Use 

    Section II: Surgical Methods and Perioperative Care
    11. Sterilization
    12. Instrumentation
    13. The Operating Room
    14. Monitoring for Surgical Infection
    15. Principles and Use of Energy Sources in Small Animal Surgery:  Electrosurgery and Laser Applications
    16. Suture Material, Tissue Staplers, Ligation Devices, and Closure Methods
    17. Instrument and Tissue Handling Techniques
    18. Surgical Hemostasis
    19. Bandages and Drains
    20. Biopsy General Principles
    21. Anesthesia Principles and Monitoring
    22. Anesthetic Practice for Existing Conditions
    23. Fundamentals of Interventional Radiology and Interventional Endoscopy
    24. Fundamentals of Laparoscopy and Thoracoscopy
    25. Introduction to Oncologic Surgery for the General Surgeon

    Section III: Neurosurgery
    26. Neurologic Examination and Neuroanatomic Diagnosis
    27. Neurodiagnostics
    28. Imaging of the Neurologic System
    29. Pathogenesis and Physiology of Central Nervous System Disease and Injury
    30. Medical Conditions of the Vertebral Column and Spinal Cord
    31. Cervical Vertebral Column and Spinal Cord
    32. Thoracolumbar Vertebral Column
    33. Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis
    34. Vertebral Fractures, Luxations, and Subluxations
    35. Cranial Surgery
    36. Anesthesia for Intracranial Surgery
    37. Neoplasms of the Vertebrae and Spinal Cord

    Section IV: Musculoskeletal System
    38. Tissues of the Musculoskeletal System
    39. Bone Biomechanics and Fracture Biology
    40. Open Fractures
    41. Internal Fracture Fixation
    42. External Skeletal Fixation
    43. Overview of Minimally Invasive Osteosynthesis Principles
    44. Bandaging, External Coaptation, and External Devices for Companion Animals
    45. Delayed Unions, Nonunions, and Malunions
    46. Principles of Angular Limb Deformity Correction
    47. Osteomyelitis and Implant-Associated Infections
    48. Bone Grafts and Substitutes
    49. Scapula Fractures
    50. The Shoulder
    51. Fractures of the Humerus
    52. Surgical Diseases of the Elbow
    53. Total Elbow Replacement in Dogs
    54. Radius and Ulna
    55. Carpus, Metacarpus, and Digits
    56. Fractures of the Pelvis
    57. Hip Luxation
    58. Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Control of Canine Hip Dysplasia
    59. Surgical Management of Hip Dysplasia
    60. Fractures of the Femur
    61. Stifle Joint
    62. Total Knee Replacement in the Dog
    63. Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula
    64. Tarsus and Metatarsus
    65. Amputations
    66. Dentistry for the Surgeon
    67. Mandibular and Maxillofacial Fractures
    68. Arthritis
    69. Miscellaneous Orthopedic Conditions
    70. Muscle and Tendon Disorders
    71. Arthroscopy
    72. Musculoskeletal Neoplasia and Limb-Sparing Surgery
    73. Osteochondrosis
    74. Gait Analysis

    VOLUME TWO
    Section V: Skin and Reconstruction
    75. Primary Wound Closure
    76. Open Wounds
    77. Tension-Relieving Techniques
    78. Local or Subdermal Plexus Flaps
    79. Axial Pattern and Myocutaneous Flaps
    80. Skin Grafts
    81. Burns
    82. Specific Disorders of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues

    Section VI: Abdomen
    83. Spleen
    84. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction and Hernias
    85. Diaphragmatic Hernias
    86. Peritoneum and Retroperitoneum

    Section VII: Digestive System
    87. Soft Tissues of the Oral Cavity
    88. Salivary Glands
    89. Mandibulectomy and Maxillectomy
    90. Esophagus
    91. Stomach
    92. Small Intestine
    93. Colon
    94. Rectum, Anus, and Perineum
    95. Liver and Biliary System
    96. Hepatic Vascular Anomalies
    97. Pancreas
    98. Feeding Tubes

    Section VIII: Respiratory System
    99. Nasal Planum, Nasal Cavity, and Sinuses
    100. Palate
    101. Larynx
    102. Trachea and Bronchi
    103. Lungs

    Section IX: Thorax
    104. Thoracic Wall
    105. Thoracic Cavity

    Section X: Cardiovascular System
    106. Cardiac Surgery
    107. Pericardial Surgery
    108. Vascular Surgery

    Section XI: Urogenital System
    109. Ovaries and Uterus
    110. Vagina, Vestibule, and Vulva
    111. Testes, Epididymides, and Scrotum
    112. Penis and Prepuce
    113. Prostate
    114. Kidneys
    115. Ureters
    116. Bladder
    117. Urethra
    118. Sphincter Mechanism Incontinence
    119. Renal Transplant

    Section XII: Endocrine System
    120. Adrenal Glands
    121. Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

    Section XIII: Ear
    122. Pinna and External Ear Canal
    123. Middle and Inner Ear

    Section XIV: Eye
    124. Basic Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
    125. Emergency Ophthalmic Surgery

       

     

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    The most complete and definitive reference to all aspects of poultry diseases, Diseases of Poultry, Fourteenth Edition has been fully revised and updated to offer a comprehensive survey of current knowledge. Updates the definitive reference of poultry health and disease Provides more clinically relevant information on management of specific diseases, contributed by clinical poultry veterinarians Offers information on disease control in organic and antibiotic-free production Presents more concise, streamlined chapters for ease of use Incorporates advances in the field, from new diagnostic tools and information to changes brought about by the increasing globalization and the re-emergence of zoonotic pathogens

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    Description:

    Ensure you have ongoing access to the most reliable veterinary information available! The Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 8th Edition remains the internationally acclaimed "gold standard" in veterinary medicine with its unparalleled coverage of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting dogs and cats. This one-of-a-kind resource includes the latest information on topical issues such as clinical genomics, coexisting cardiac and renal diseases, minimally-invasive interventional procedures, distinguishing behavioral disorders from neurologic disease, feeding tube placement, evidence-based medicine, differentiating intoxications from nontoxicological illness, and so much more. Plus, it offers a select library of 517 expert clinical videos that enable you to stop, rewind, and watch as many times as you need in order to understand the characteristic clinical sign, clinical procedure, or diagnostic imaging series. This all-new edition also combines the open-page access of a two-volume printed textbook with the enhanced functionality of an Expert Consult website - letting you search and find more efficiently. It’s the surefire way to stay at the forefront of veterinary care!

    Features:

    Fully searchable online text offers quick access to the most trusted information in the field.

    Complete library of over 500 original clinical videos you can believe in. Instead of fruitless YouTube searches, each video expertly breaks down veterinary procedures and important signs of diseases and disorders that are difficult or impossible to understand from written descriptions alone.

    In-depth coverage of timely issues includes expert explanations on topics such as the genome, clinical genomics, euthanasia, innocent heart murmurs, hyperbaric medicine, home prepared and raw diets, obesity, botulism, artificial pacing of the heart, and cancer vaccines.

    Thousands of references accessible from the printed book with the click of a QR code.

    256 all-new client information sheets can be downloaded, customized, and printed as client handouts.

    214 new and updated clinical algorithms aid in disease identification and decision-making.

    Exclusive access to Expert Consult Online website offers the complete library of original video clips, heart sounds, the full collection of client information sheets, and hyperlinking of references to their source abstracts in PubMed.

    New To This Edition:

    NEW! In-depth coverage of the latest information and trends in small animal internal medicine.

    Completely new section on minimally-invasive interventional procedures includes techniques for treating respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, urologic/nephrologic, and neoplastic disorders.

    17 new chapters address the major clinicopathologic abnormalities that occur in canine and feline laboratory testing.

    Completely new section on management of mutually-antagonistic comorbidities spotlights concurrent cardiac and renal disease, concurrent infection in patients requiring immunosuppression, and concurrent diabetes mellitus and corticosteroid-dependent disease.

    Expert explanations on topics such as evidence-based medicine, distinguishing behavioral disorders from medical neurologic disorders, blood transfusion techniques, hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing’s disease), chronic kidney disease, respiratory and inhalant therapy, and many more.

    Table Of Contents:

    Section 1: The Real Basics of Veterinary Medicine
    1. The Medical History
    2. The Physical Examination of the Dog and Cat
    3. Basic Genetics
    4. Clinical Genomics
    5. Evidence-Based Medicine
    6. Biomedical Statistics: Selected Topics
    7. Euthanasia

    Section 2: Differential Diagnosis for Chief Complaints
    General
    8. ADR
    9. Distinguishing Behavioral Disorders from Medical Disorders
    10. Dermatologic Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    11. Ophthalmic Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    12. Neurologic Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    13. Intoxication Versus Acute, Nontoxicologic Illness: Differentiating the Two
    14. Orthopedic Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    15. Swollen Joints and Joint Pain
    16. Weight Gain
    17. Abdominal Enlargement
    18. Peripheral Edema
    19. Weight Loss as a Chief Complaint
    20. Failure to Grow
    21. Weakness
    22. Restlessness
    23. Anorexia
    24. Polyphagia
    25. Body Odors
    Cardiorespiratory
    26. Coughing
    27. Sneezing and Nasal Discharge
    28. Tachypnea, Dyspnea, and Respiratory Distress
    29. Epistaxis and Hemoptysis
    30. Syncope
    Neurologic
    31. Movement Disorders
    32. Tremors
    33. Ataxia, Paresis, Paralysis
    34. Stupor and Coma
    35. Seizures
    Gastrointestinal
    36. Halitosis and Ptyalism
    37. Gagging
    38. Dysphagia
    39. Vomiting and Regurgitation
    40. Diarrhea
    41. Melena and Hematochezia
    42. Constipation, Tenesmus, Dyschezia, and Fecal Incontinence
    43. Flatulence
    Urogenital
    44. Vulvar and Preputial Discharge
    45. Polyuria and Polydipsia
    46. Pollakiuria, Stranguria, and Urinary Incontinence
    47. Hematuria and Other Conditions Causing Discolored Urine

    Section 3: Differential Diagnosis for Physical Examination Abnormalities
    48. Fever
    49. Hypothermia
    50. Pallor
    51. Hyperemia
    52. Cyanosis
    53. Jaundice
    54. Petechiae and Ecchymoses
    55. Abnormal Heart Sounds and Heart Murmurs
    56. Pulse Alterations

    Section 4: Differential Diagnosis for Clinicopathologic Abnormalities
    57. Anemia, Erythrocytosis
    58. Leukopenia, Leukocytosis
    59. Thrombocytopenia, Thrombocytosis
    60. Hypo-/Hyperproteinemia
    61. Hypo-/Hyperglycemia
    62. Blood Urea Nitrogen and Creatinine
    63. Cholesterol, Triglycerides
    64. Amylase, Lipase
    65. Liver Enzymes
    66. Creatine Kinase
    67. Sodium, Chloride
    68. Potassium, Magnesium
    69. Calcium, Phosphorus
    70. Lactate
    71. Ammonia
    72. Urinalysis
    73. Urinary Electrolyte Concentrations
    74. Fluid Analysis: Thoracic, Abdominal, Joint

    Section 5: Techniques
    General
    75. Venous and Arterial Puncture
    76. Jugular Catheterization and Central Venous Pressure Measurement
    77. Intraosseous Catheters
    78. Constant Rate Infusions
    79. Ear Vein Blood Glucose Monitoring
    80. Buccal Mucosal Bleeding Time
    81. Fecal Examination
    82. Nasoesophageal, Esophagostomy, Gastrostomy, and Jejunal Tube Placement Techniques
    83. Care of Endoscopic Equipment
    84. Hyperbaric Medicine
    Skin
    85. Otoscopy, Ear Flushing, and Myringotomy
    86. Scrapings, Fine-Needle Aspirations, and Biopsies of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues
    87. Cytology of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues
    Abdomen
    88. Abdominal Ultrasonography
    89. Abdominal Ultrasound: Aspirations and Biopsies
    90. Abdominocentesis and Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage
    91. Laparoscopy
    General Centesis and Biopsy
    92. Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy
    93. Cytology of Internal Organs
    94. Arthrocentesis and Arthroscopy
    95. Lymph Node Aspiration and Biopsy
    96. Rhinoscopy, Nasal Flush, and Biopsy
    Respiratory/Cardiovascular
    97. Respiratory and Inhalant Therapy
    98. Pulse Oximetry
    99. Blood Pressure Measurement
    100. Chest Tube Placement
    101. Transtracheal Wash and Bronchoscopy
    102. Thoracocentesis/Pericardiocentesis
    103. Electrocardiography
    104. Echocardiography
    Renal/Urinary/Prostatic
    105. Urine Collection
    106. Management of Urinary Catheters
    107. Unblocking of the Urethra
    108. Cystoscopy and Urethroscopy
    109. Peritoneal Dialysis
    110. Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy/Hemodialysis
    111. Prostatic Diagnostic Techniques
    Gastrointestinal
    112. Gastric Intubation and Lavage
    113. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    114. Enemas and Deobstipation
    Neurologic
    115. Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection, Analysis, and Myelography
    116. Muscle and Nerve Biopsy
    117. Electromyography, Nerve Conduction Velocity
    Reproductive
    118. Artificial Insemination in the Dog
    119. Vaginoscopy and Vaginal Cytology

    Section 6: Minimally-Invasive Interventional Therapies
    120. Overview of Interventional Medicine
    121. Respiratory Interventional Therapies
    122. Cardiovascular Interventional Therapies
    123. Gastrointestinal Interventional Therapies
    124. Urologic Interventional Therapies
    125. Neoplastic Interventional Therapies

    Section 7: Critical Care
    126. Pain Physiology, Identification and Management in the Acute Care Setting
    127. Shock
    128. Acid-Base, Oximetry, and Blood Gas Analysis
    129. Crystalloid and Colloid Fluid Therapy
    130. Blood Transfusions, Component Therapy, and Oxygen-Carrying Solutions
    131. Oxygen Therapy
    132. Sepsis and the Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
    133. The Endocrine Response to Critical Illness
    134. Heatstroke
    135. Hemorrhage
    136. 136. Status Epilepticus
    137. 137. Systemic Anaphylaxis
    138. 138. Sedation and Anesthesia in Critical Care
    139. 139. Initial Evaluation of Respiratory Emergencies
    140. Cardiopulmonary Arrest and CPR
    141. Cardiac Emergencies
    142. Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome
    143. Acute Abdomen
    144. Gastrointestinal Emergencies
    145. Hepatic and Splenic Emergencies
    146. Reproductive Emergencies
    147. Global Approach to the Trauma Patient
    148. Head Trauma
    149. Thoracic Trauma
    150. Urinary Tract Trauma

    Section 8: Toxicology
    151. Toxin Exposure Therapy/Decontamination
    152. Chemical Toxicoses
    153. Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Toxicoses
    154. Recreational Drug Toxicoses
    155. Plant Toxicoses
    156. Venomous Bites and Stings (Zootoxicoses)

    Section 9: Blood Pressure
    157. Pathophysiology and Clinical Features of Systemic Hypertension
    158. Treatment of Systemic Hypertension
    159. Systemic Hypotension

    Section 10: Therapeutic Considerations in Medicine and Disease
    160. Principles of Drug Disposition and Pharmacokinetics
    161. Antibacterial Drug Therapy
    162. Antifungal and Antiviral Therapy
    163. Antiparasitic Therapy
    164. Anti-inflammatory Therapy
    165. Immunosuppressive Therapy
    166. Analgesic Therapy
    167. Antioxidants, Nutraceuticals, Probiotics, and Nutritional Supplements
    168. Compounding Drugs
    169. Adverse Drug Reactions

    Section 11: Dietary Considerations of Systemic Problems
    170. Nutritional Assessment
    171. Neonatal and Pediatric Nutrition
    172. Nutrition for Healthy Adult Dogs
    173. Nutritional Management of the Canine Performance Athlete
    174. Nutrition for Healthy Adult Cats
    175. Nutrition in Healthy Geriatric Cats and Dogs
    176. Obesity
    177. Cachexia and Sarcopenia
    178. Nutritional Management of GI Disease
    179. Nutritional Management of Exocrine Pancreatic Disease
    180. Nutritional Management of Hepatobiliary Disease
    181. Nutritional Management of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
    182. Dietary and Medical Considerations in Hyperlipidemia
    183. Nutritional Management of Heart Disease
    184. Nutritional Management of Renal Disease
    185. Nutritional Management of Lower Urinary Tract Disease
    186. Nutritional Management of Dermatologic Disease
    187. Nutritional-Related Skeletal Disorders
    188. Nutritional Management of Cancer
    189. Critical Care Nutrition
    190. Nutritional Uses of Fiber
    191. Adverse Reactions to Food: Allergies versus Intolerance
    192. Unconventional Diets (homemade, vegetarian, and raw)
    193. Pet Food Safety and Regulatory Aspects of Pet Foods
    194. Immunology and Nutrition

    Section 12: Hematologic and Immunologic Diseases
    195. Immunologic and Hematologic Diseases: Intro and Drug Therapy <new>
    196. Coagulation Testing
    197. Hyper- and Hypocoagulable States
    198. Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia and Other Regenerative Anemias
    199. Nonregenerative Anemia
    200. Primary Polycythemia and Erythrocytosis
    201. Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia, von Willebrand Disease, and Other Platelet Disorders
    202. Immune-Mediated and Other Nonneoplastic White Blood Cell Disorders
    203. Immune-Mediated Polyarthritis and Other Nonneoplastic Joint Disorders
    204. Immune-Mediated Dermatologic Disorders
    205. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    206. Nonneoplastic Diseases of the Spleen

    Section 13: Infectious Diseases
    General
    207. Laboratory Dx of Infectious Dz
    208. Companion Animal Vaccinations
    209. Antimicrobial Resistance, Surveillance, and Nosocomial Infections
    210. Zoonoses
    Bacterial Diseases
    211. Lyme Disease
    212. Mycobacterial Infections, Actinomycosis, and Nocardiosis
    213. Brucellosis
    214. Tetanus and Botulism
    215. Bartonella - canine
    216. Bartonella - feline
    217. Leptospirosis
    218. Ehrlichiosis, Anaplasmosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Neorickettsia
    219. Erythrocytic Parasites
    220. Enteric Bacterial Diseases
    Protozoal Dzs
    221. Protozoal Diseases
    Viral Dzs
    222. Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    223. Feline Leukemia Virus Infection
    224. Coronavirus Infections, including Feline Infectious Peritonitis
    225. Canine and Feline Parvovirus
    226. Rabies
    227. Canine Infectious Airway Disease
    228. Canine Distemper and Other Canine Viral Infections
    229. Feline Upper Respiratory Infections
    230. Other Feline Viral Infections
    Fungal Dzs
    231. Cryptococcosis
    232. Coccidioidomycosis
    233. Blastomycosis and Histoplasmosis
    234. Aspergillosis - Canine
    235. Aspergillosis - Feline
    236. Miscellaneous Fungal Infections (Sporotrichosis, Pythiosis, Candidiasis, Lagenidiosis, Opportunistic Fungal Infections)

    Section 14: Diseases of the Ears, Nose, and Throat
    237. Diseases of the Ear
    238. Diseases of the Nose, Sinuses, and Nasopharynx
    239. Diseases of the Larynx

    Section 15: Respiratory Disease
    240. Clinical Evaluation of the Respiratory Tract
    241. Diseases of the Trachea and Small Airways
    242. Diseases of the Pulmonary Parenchyma
    243. Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Thromboembolism
    244. Diseases of the Pleural Space
    245. Diseases of the Mediastinum, Chest Wall, and Diaphragm

    Section 16: Cardiovascular Disease
    246. Pathophysiology of Heart Failure
    247. Congestive Heart Failure: Clinical Management
    248. Cardiac Arrhythmias
    249. Cardiac Pacing
    250. Congenital Heart Disease
    251. Adult-Onset Valvular Heart Disease
    252. Myocardial Disease: Canine
    253. Myocardial Disease: Feline
    254. Pericardial Disease
    255. Feline and Canine Heartworm Disease
    256. Arterial Thromboembolic Disease
    257. Venous and Lymphatic Diseases

    Section 17: Neurologic Disease
    258. Neurophysiology
    259. Neurologic Exam and Neuroanatomic Diagnosis
    260. Brain Diseases: Congenital, Vascular, Neoplastic, and Idiopathic Epilepsy
    261. Brain Diseases: Inflammatory, Infectious, and Other Multifocal
    262. Sleep Disorders
    263. Cognitive Dysfunction in Aged Dogs
    264. Cranial Neuropathies
    265. Vestibular Disease
    266. Spinal Cord Diseases: Congenital (Developmental), Inflammatory, and Degenerative Disorders
    267. Spinal Cord Diseases: Traumatic, Vascular, and Neoplastic Disorders
    268. Peripheral Neuropathies
    269. Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
    270. Unique Feline Neurologic Disorders

    Section 18: Gastrointestinal Disease
    271. Laboratory Evaluation of the Gastrointestinal Tract
    272. Oral and Salivary Gland Disorders
    273. Diseases of the Pharynx and Esophagus
    274. Host-Microbial Interactions in Gastrointestinal Health
    275. Diseases of the Stomach
    276. Diseases of the Small Intestine
    277. Diseases of the Large Intestine
    278. Rectoanal Diseases
    279. Peritonitis

    Section 19: Hepatobiliary Disease
    280. History, Clinical Signs, and Physical Findings in Hepatobiliary Disease
    281. General Principles in the Treatment of Liver Disease
    282. Canine Inflammatory/Infectious Hepatic Disease
    283. Feline Inflammatory/Infectious Hepatic Disease
    284. Hepatic Vascular Anomalies
    285. Metabolic Liver Diseases
    286. Toxic Liver Diseases
    287. Neoplasms of the Liver
    288. Diseases of the Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Biliary System

    Section 20: Pancreatic Disease
    289. Pancreatitis: Etiology and Pathophysiology
    290. Canine Pancreatitis: Dx and Tx
    291. Feline Pancreatitis: Dx and Tx
    292. Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency
    293. Exocrine Pancreatic Neoplasia

    Section 21: Endocrine Disease
    294. Feline Growth Hormone Disorders
    295. Canine Growth Hormone Disorders
    296. Diabetes Insipidus
    297. Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    298. Primary Hypoparathyroidism
    299. Canine Hypothyroidism
    300. Feline Hypothyrodism
    301. Feline Hyperthyroidism
    302. Canine Hyperthyroidism
    303. Insulin-Secreting Tumors
    304. Canine Diabetes Mellitus
    305. Feline Diabetes Mellitus
    306. Canine Hyperadrenocorticism
    307. Feline Hyperadrenocorticism
    308. Non-Cortisol-Secreting Adrenocortical Tumors and Incidentalomas
    309. Hypoadrenocorticism
    310. Gastrointestinal Endocrinology
    311. Pheochromocytoma

    Section 22: Reproductive Diseases
    312. Reproductive Endocrinology and Breeding Husbandry of the Bitch
    313. Effect of Age at the Time of Spay or Castration on Long-Term Health of Dogs and Cats
    314. Clinical Feline Reproduction
    315. Pregnancy, Parturition, and Periparturient Problems in Dogs and Cats
    316. Pyometra and Cystic Endometrial Hyperplasia
    317. Other Infectious Causes of Infertility and Subfertility in Dogs and Cats
    318. Breeding Soundness Examination and Disorders of Reproduction in Male Dogs
    319. Reproductive Disorders in the Neutered Male or Female Dog
    320. Pediatric Care During the Post-Partum Period

    Section 23: Renal Diseases
    321. Clinical Approach and Laboratory Evaluation of Renal Disease
    322. Acute Kidney Injury/Acute Uremia
    323. Renal Transplantation
    324. Chronic Kidney Disease
    325. Glomerular Diseases
    326. Renal Tubular Disorders
    327. Pyelonephritis
    328. Familial and Congenital Renal Diseases of Cats and Dogs

    Section 24: Diseases of the Lower Urinary Tract
    329. Ureteral Disorders
    330. Lower Urinary Tract Infections
    331. Lower Urinary Tract Urolithiasis - Dogs
    332. Lower Urinary Tract Urolithiasis - Cats
    333. Diseases of Abnormal Micturition
    334. Feline Idiopathic Cystitis
    335. Urethral Disorders
    336. Congenital Lower Urinary Tract Diseases
    337. Prostatic Diseases

    Section 25: Cancer
    338. The Hallmarks/Origin of Cancer
    339. Principles and Practice of Chemotherapy
    340. Principles and Practice of Radiation Oncology
    341. Cancer Immunotherapy/Vaccinology
    342. Molecular Targeted Therapy
    343. Adverse Effects of Cancer Therapy
    344. Hematopoietic Tumors
    345. Tumors of the Skin
    346. Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
    347. Hemangiosarcoma
    348. Bone and Joint Tumors
    349. Mast Cell Disease
    350. Canine and Feline Histiocytic Diseases
    351. Urogenital and Mammary Gland Tumors
    352. Paraneoplastic Syndromes

    Section 26: Musculoskeletal Diseases
    353. Skeletal Disorders
    354. Muscular Disorders
    355. Rehabilitation Therapy
    356. Chronic Pain Management

    Section 27: Comorbidities
    357. Heart Disease and Kidney Disease
    358. Diabetes Mellitus and Corticosteroid-Responsive Disease
    359. Obesity and Exercise-Limiting Disorders
    360. Concurrent Infection and Immune Suppression

       

     

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    Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine is a comprehensive, practical reference designed to meet the needs of veterinary practitioners and students alike. Covering all aspects of small animal internal medicine, this innovative guide provides clinically relevant material, plus podcasts and continual updates online. Concise, identically-formatted chapters allow readers to quickly find the most essential information for clinical veterinary practice. 

    Contributions from academic and clinical experts cover general medicine subjects, including patient evaluation and management, critical care medicine, preventative care, and diagnostic and therapeutic considerations. Topics relevant to daily clinical practice are examined in detail, ranging from endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, and infectious disease to oncology, dermatology, metabolic orthopedic disease, gastroenterology, and hepatology. A companion website features podcasts and updated information. An important addition to the library of any practice, this clinically-oriented text: 

    ·         Presents complete, practical information on small animal internal medicine

    ·         Provides the background physiology required to understand normal versus abnormal in real-world clinical settings

    ·         Includes general medicine topics not covered in other internal medicine books

    ·         Focuses on information that is directly applicable to daily practice

    ·         Features podcasts and continual updates on a companion website 

    Carefully tailored for the needs of small animal practitioners and veterinary students, Clinical Small Animal Internal Medicine is an invaluable, reader-friendly reference on internal medicine of the dog and cat. 

    TABLE OF CONTENTS

    Dedication

    Preface

    List of Contributors

    About the Companion Website

    Volume I

    Section 1 Evaluation and Management of the Patient

    1 The Concept of One Medicine
    Lonnie J. King

    2 Statistical Interpretation for Practitioners
    Philip H. Kass

    3 Using Data For Clinical Decision Making
    Philip H. Kass

    Section 2 Endocrine Disease

    4 Principles of Endocrinology
    Robert Kemppainen

    5 Neuroendocrinology
    Maya Lottati

    6 Feline Acromegaly
    David Bruyette

    7 Pituitary Dependent Hyperadrenocorticism in Dogs and Cats
    David Bruyette

    8 Polyuria and Polydipsia
    Jennifer L. Garcia

    9 Canine Hypothyroidism
    David Bruyette

    10 Feline Hyperthyroidism
    David Bruyette

    11 Hypoadrenocorticism in Dogs
    Patty Lathan

    12 Diabetes Mellitus in Dogs and Cats
    Jacquie S. Rand

    13 Hypoglycemia in Patients Without Diabetes Mellitus: Evaluation and Management
    Rhett Nichols

    14 Canine Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndromes
    Deborah Greco

    Section 3 Cardiovascular Disease

    15 Approach to the Patient with Suspected Cardiovascular Disease
    Ingrid Ljungvall and Jens Häggström

    16 Imaging in Cardiovascular Disease
    Valérie Chetboul

    17 Electrocardiography
    Marc S. Kraus and Anna R.M. Gelzer

    18 Pathophysiology of Heart Failure
    Barret J. Bulmer

    19 Management of Heart Failure
    Steven Rosenthal and Mark A. Oyama

    20 Ventricular Arrhythmias
    Amara H. Estrada and Romain Pariaut

    21 Supraventricular Arrhythmias
    Romain Pariaut and Amara H. Estrada

    22 Systemic Hypertension
    Rebecca L. Stepien

    23 Pulmonary Hypertension
    Heidi B. Kellihan

    24 Congenital Heart Disease
    Brian A. Scansen

    25 Valvular Heart Disease
    Michele Borgarelli

    26 Canine Myocardial Disease
    M. Lynne O’Sullivan

    27 Feline Myocardial Disease
    Virginia Luis Fuentes

    28 Pericardial Disease
    Ashley B. Saunders and Sonya G. Gordon

    Section 4 Respiratory Disease

    29 A Respiratory Pattern-Based Approach to Dyspnea
    Christopher G. Byers

    30 Feline Bronchial Asthma
    Christine M. Serafin

    31 Canine Chronic Bronchitis
    Kevin Kumrow

    32 Pulmonary Thromboembolism
    Robert Goggs

    33 Surgical Approaches to Thoracic Disease
    Raegan Wells

    34 Pleural Effusion
    Ashley Allen and Gareth Buckley

    Section 5 Critical Care Medicine

    35 Approach to the Patient in the Critical Care Setting
    Sarah Allen

    36 Fluid Therapy
    Teresa Rieser

    37 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    Nathan Peterson

    38 Respiratory Monitoring in Critical Care
    Mathew Mellema

    39 Acute Respiratory Failure
    Mathew Mellema

    40 Mechanical Ventilation
    Kate Hopper and Mathew Mellema

    41 Approach to the Patient with Shock
    James W. Barr

    42 Cardiogenic Shock
    Nathan Peterson and James W. Barr

    43 Septic Shock
    James W. Barr

    44 Disorders of Heat and Cold
    Sarah Allen

    45 Acute Poisoning
    Ben O’Kelley

    46 Medical Management of Trauma and Burns
    Nathan Peterson

    47 Venomous Snake Bites
    Nathan Peterson

    Section 6 Gastrointestinal Disease

    48 Gastrointestinal Imaging
    Sarah M. Stieger-Vanegas

    49 Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    Craig Ruaux

    50 Diseases of the Oral Cavity and Salivary Glands
    Maria Soltero-Reveira and Alexander Reiter

    51 Gastritis and Gastric Ulceration in Dogs and Cats
    Katie Tolbert

    52 Disorders of the Esophagus
    Silvia Funes and Craig Ruaux

    53 Motility Disorders of the Alimentary Tract
    Reito Neiger and Silke Salvati

    54 Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Dogs and Cats
    Panos Xenoulis

    55 Pancreatitis in the Dog
    Caroline Mansfield

    56 Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatitis in the Cat
    Craig Ruaux

    57 Rectoanal Diseases – Medical and Surgical Management
    Craig Ruaux

    58 Dysbiosis and the use of Pre-, Pro- and Synbiotics
    Jan Suchodolski

    59 Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Enteropathies
    Karin Allenspach

    Section 7 Diseases of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts

    60 Approach to the Patient with Liver Disease
    Emma O’Neill

    61 Imaging in Hepatobiliary Disease
    Esther Barrett

    62 Metabolic, Toxic and Neoplastic Diseases of the Liver
    Jan Rothuizen

    63 Feline Inflammatory Liver Disease
    Nicki Reed

    64 Canine Inflammatory Liver Disease
    Nick Bexfield

    65 Cirrhosis and its Consequences
    Katherine Scott

    66 Portosystemic Shunts and Microvascular Dysplasia
    Geraldine Hunt

    67 Diseases of the Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Biliary Ducts
    Ben Harris

    Section 8 Neurologic Disease

    68 The Neurologic Examination
    Alexander DeLahunta

    69 Central Nervous System Trauma
    Simon R. Platt

    70 Seizures and Movement Disorders
    Michael Podell

    71 Disorders of the Forebrain
    Sam N. Long

    72 Vestibular Disease
    Tammy Stevenson

    73 Meningoencephalitis and Meningomyelitis
    Christopher L. Mariani

    74 Diseases of the Neuromuscular Junction
    David Lipsitz

    75 Myopathies
    Marguerite F. Knipe

    76 Myelopathy
    Joan R. Coates

    77 Neuro-Ophthalmology
    Bradford J. Holmberg

    Volume II

    Section 9 Infectious Disease

    Part 1 Diagnostic Considerations

    78 Epidemiology of Infectious Disease
    Peggy L. Schmidt

    79 Laboratory Diagnosis of Infectious Disease
    Laia Solano-Gallego and Gad Baneth

    Part 2 Select Infectious Diseases and Disease Agents

    80 Canine Distemper
    David Bruyette

    81 Canine Herpes Virus
    Yvonne Dreschler

    82 Canine Viral Enteritis
    Margaret C. Barr

    83 Viral Papillomatosis
    Margaret C. Barr

    84 Canine Influenza Virus
    Ellen Collisson

    85 Feline Parvovirus
    Margaret C. Barr

    86 Feline Coronavirus
    Yvonne Dreschler

    87 Feline Leukemia Virus
    David Bruyette

    88 Feline Immunodeficency Virus (FIV)
    Tom Phillips

    89 Feline Viral Upper Respiratory Disease
    Yvonne Dreschler

    90 Rabies in Dogs and Cats
    Emily Beeler and Karen Ehnert

    91 West Nile Virus
    Tracey McNamara

    92 Ebola Virus
    Linda Kidd

    93 Ehrlichia and Anaplasma
    Pedro P. Vissotto de Paiva Diniz

    94 Salmon Poisoning Disease
    Pedro P. Vissotto de Paiva Diniz

    95 Wolbachia pipientis Infection
    Pedro P. Vissotto de Paiva Diniz

    96 Bartonellosis
    Pedro P. Vissotto de Paiva Diniz

    97 Hemotropic Mycoplasma
    Séverine Tasker

    98 Non-Hemotropic Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma and L-form Bacteria
    Joachim Spergser

    99 Spotted Fever and Typhus Group Rickettsia
    Linda Kidd

    100 Lyme Borreliosis
    Merryl P. Littman

    101 Leptospirosis
    Katharine F. Lunn

    102 Yersiniosis
    Maria Grazia Pennisi

    103 Tularemia
    Linda Kidd

    104 Q Fever
    Linda Kidd

    105 Brucellosis
    Erin E. Runcan

    106 Tetanus and Botulism
    Andrea Fischer

    107 Anthrax
    Wayne E. Wingfield and Jerry J. Upp

    108 Actinomyces, Nocardiosis, and Mycobacterial Infections
    Joanna Whitney and Vanessa R. Barrs

    109 Fungal Infections
    Jane E. Sykes

    110 Protozoal and Protozoa-Like Infections
    Gad Baneth and Laia Solano-Gallego

    111 Coccidia
    Chris Adolph

    112 Surgical, Traumatic and Bite Wound Infections
    Laura L. Nelson

    113 Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex
    Jonathan Dear

    Part 3 Therapeutic Considerations

    114 Antimicrobial Therapy in Dogs and Cats
    Katrina R. Viviano

    115 Antifungal Therapy
    Daniel S. Foy

    Part 4 Special Topics

    116 Nosocomial and Multi-Drug Resistant Infections
    Jason W. Stull and Scott Weese

    117 Management of Infectious Disease in Kennels and Multi-Cat Environments: Creating a Culture of Compliance
    Frank Bossong

    Section 10 Renal and Genitourinary Disease

    118 Disorders of Sodium and Water Homeostasis
    Julien Guillaumin and Stephen DiBartola

    119 Disorders of Magnesium and Phosphorus
    Rosanne Jepson

    120 Acute Kidney Injury
    Adam E. Eatroff

    121 Glomerular Disease
    Shelly L. Vaden

    122 Obstructive Uropathy
    Edward Cooper and Brian A. Scansen

    123 Urolithiasis in Small Animals
    Alice Defarges, Michelle Evason, Marilyn Dunn, and Allyson Berent

    124 Prostatic Diseases
    Serge Chalhoub

    125 Management of Chronic Renal Disease
    Jessica Quimby

    126 The Role of Dialysis
    Adam E. Eatroff

    127 Micturition and Associated Disorders
    Julie K. Byron

    128 Urinary Tract Infections
    Nicole Smee

    Section 11 Oncologic Disease

    129 Approach to the Cancer Patient
    Lisa DiBernardi

    130 Biology of Cancer and Cancer Genetics
    Mary-Keara Boss

    131 Endocrine Manifestations of Cancer: Ectopic Hormone Production
    Cory Brown

    132 Paraneoplastic Syndromes
    Cory Brown

    133 Lymphoid Leukemias, Myeloid Neoplasia and Myelodysplastic Syndrome
    Angela R. Kozicki

    134 Lymphomas
    Kristine Elaine Burgess

    135 Plasma Cell Disorders
    Orna Kristal

    136 Central Nervous System Tumors in Dogs and Cats
    David Ruslander

    137 Cancer of the Nose and Mouth
    Lauren Askin Quarterman

    138 Tumors of the Eye and Ocular Adnexa
    Erin M. Scott and Paul E. Miller

    139 Cancer of the Heart
    Nick A. Schroeder and Lisa DiBernardi

    140 Cancer of the Airway and Lung
    Joanne L. Intile

    141 Cancer of the Esophagus and Stomach
    Avenelle I. Turner

    142 Cancer of the Small and Large Intestine
    Edwin Brodsky

    143 Exocrine Pancreatic Cancer
    Avenelle I. Turner

    144 Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
    Karen Eiler

    145 Liver and Biliary Tract Tumors
    Amanda K. Elpiner

    146 Tumors of the Urinary Tract
    Pedro A. Boria

    147 Tumors of the Male Reproductive System
    Trina Hazzah

    148 Gynecologic Cancers
    Trina Hazzah

    149 Mammary Cancer
    Julie Bulman-Fleming

    150 Tumors of Bone and Joint
    Stephanie L. Shaver, William T. N. Culp, and Robert B. Rebhun

    151 Soft Tissue Sarcomas
    Lauren Askin Quarterman

    152 Hemangiosarcoma
    Christine B. Oakley and John D. Chretin

    153 Melanoma
    Philip J. Bergman

    154 Non-melanoma Skin Cancers
    Barbara E. Kitchell

    155 Mast Cell Neoplasia
    Zachary M. Wright

    156 Apheresis in Companion Animals
    Steve Suter

    Section 12 Skin and Ear Diseases

    157 Approach to the Patient with Dermatologic Disease
    Lisa V. Reiter

    158 Principles of Therapy of Skin Diseases
    Sandra N. Koch

    159 Atopic Dermatitis
    Alison Diesel

    160 Allergic Skin Diseases
    Patrick Hensel

    161 Cutaneous Adverse Food Reactions
    Ralf S. Mueller

    162 Autoimmune and Immune-mediated Skin Diseases
    Nicole A. Heinrich

    163 Approach to Alopecia
    Linda A. Frank

    164 Sterile Papular and Nodular Skin Diseases
    Sandra Diaz

    165 Parasitic Skin Diseases
    Elizabeth E. Toops

    166 Bacterial Pyodermas
    Jennifer R. Schissler

    167 Otitis
    Sue Paterson

    168 Cutaneous Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    Kinga Gortel

    169 Superficial Necrolytic Dermatitis
    Mitchell D. Song

    170 Miscellaneous Skin Diseases
    Lisa V. Reiter and Sheila M. F. Torres

    Section 13 Diseases of Bone and Joint

    171 Skeletal Development and Homeostasis
    Matthew J. Allen and Gert J. Breur

    172 Metabolic Bone Diseases
    Keren E. Dittmer

    173 Osteoarthritis in Small Animals
    Steven A. Martinez

    174 Developmental Orthopedic Diseases
    Gert J. Breur, N. E. Lambrechts, and H. A. Towle Millard

    Section 14 Social and Ethical Issues in Veterinary Medicine

    175 Canine and Feline End of Life Care
    Robin Downing

    Section 15 Preventative Care

    176 Role of Immunization
    Melissa Kennedy

    177 Behavior Triage for Internists and the General Practitioner
    Karen Sueda

    Section 16 Laboratory Support

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