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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

  • Author: Richard B. Ford,Elisa Mazzaferro
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437707998
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 784
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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.

Kirk and Bistner's Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment

Kirk and Bistner's Handbook of Veterinary Procedures and Emergency Treatment

  • Author: Richard B. Ford (D.V.M.)
  • Publisher: W B Saunders Company
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 814
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This thoroughly updated 8th edition comprehensively covers the management of emergency conditions, as well as hundreds of diagnostic and treatment challenges in small animals. The user-friendly format provides instant access to vital information, making it an ideal resource in emergency situations. Includes a section dedicated to the clinical evaluation of patients using both organized body systems and problems list approaches. It also offers guidance on clinical signs and symptoms, laboratory tests, diagnosis, and treatment. Offers a wealth of proven, successful methods for recognizing and treating emergency problems, as well as core information for everyday practice. Provides essential information for the rapid assessment of patients and treatment planning. Coverage includes practical advice and solutions; how to examine the small animal patient, using a body systems and problems list approach; and a review of basic diagnostic procedures used in daily practice. Offers helpful recommendations for accurate and complete medical records management to help ensure quality care and legal compliance. New 2-color, user-friendly format offers instant access to key information. Covers the latest vaccination guidelines and recommended protocols. Provides clear and concise guidelines for evaluating clinical signs and laboratory test data. Offers step-by-step instructions for all major emergency and non-emergency clinical procedures. Features a rapid reference guide to management of the emergency patient on the inside cover. Includes a comprehensive drug formulary with emergency medications flagged for fast reference. Provides expanded coverage of pain assessment, prevention, and treatment. Includes a new section on managing poisonings and toxicological emergencies.

Dosierungsvorschläge für Arzneimittel bei Hund und Katze

Dosierungsvorschläge für Arzneimittel bei Hund und Katze

  • Author: Wilfried Kraft
  • Publisher: Schattauer Verlag
  • ISBN: 9783794523481
  • Category:
  • Page: 211
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Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians - E-Book

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians - E-Book

  • Author: Monica M. Tighe,Marg Brown
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323075681
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 640
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Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd edition introduces and reviews the material in each of your veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science, diagnostics and applications, to professional practices and issues are presented in a user-friendly outline format that is ideal whether you're a new student or you're reviewing for your certification exams. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Comprehensive coverage of veterinary technology spans basic and clinical sciences, applications, patient management, nursing, nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, as well as personal, practice and professional management skills - everything you need for both the U.S. and Canadian certification exams. Care of large animals, birds, reptiles and laboratory animals, in addition to cats and dogs, is included. Chapter outlines, learning outcomes and expanded glossaries help you comprehend and retain essential material. Summary tables are ideal for reference or review. Review questions at the end of each chapter, in addition to a 300-question comprehensive review exam, test and reinforce your knowledge of veterinary technology. Six appendixes ensure crucial resources are always at your fingertips. State-of-the-art Alternative Imaging Technology chapter discusses computed tomography and nuclear scintigraphy to complement ultrasound technology. Enhanced content highlights vet tech responsibilities in genetics, small animal nursing, veterinary dentistry, zoonoses, breeding/reproduction, neonatal care, and much more. Small animal nursing instruction now includes dermatology, auricular treatments and ophthalmology. Extended pharmacology coverage features pain management. Personal and practice management skills include expanded OSHA/WHMIS guidelines and ethics discussions.

Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff

Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff

  • Author: Lila Miller,Stephen Zawistowski
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118445570
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 744
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Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff, SecondEdition is the premier reference on shelter medicine. Dividedinto sections on management, species-specific animal husbandry,infectious disease, animal cruelty, shelter programs, behavior, andspay/neuter, the new edition has been reformatted in a moreuser-friendly design with briefer chapters and informationcross-referenced between chapters. Maintaining a herd healthapproach, new and expanded chapters address issues of husbandry,infectious disease management, behavior forensics, populationmanagement, forensic toxicology, animal cruelty and hoarding,enrichment in shelters, spay/neuter, and shelter design. Now in full color, this fully updated new edition delivers avast array of knowledge necessary to provide appropriate and humanecare for shelter animals. Veterinarians, veterinarytechnicians and shelter professionals will find this to be thego-to resource on the unique aspects of shelter medicine that helpfacilitate operating a modern, efficient, and humane shelter.

Advances and Updates in Internal Medicine, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice - E-Book

Advances and Updates in Internal Medicine, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice - E-Book

  • Author: Kemba Marshall
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1455700770
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 294
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A current review of important internal medicine topics for the exotic animal practitioner! Articles will review metabolic bone disease, avian hepatic disorders, avian female reproductive disorders, proventricular dilatation disease, avian renal disorders, ferret neoplasia, amphibian internal disorders, koi reproductive disorders, thyroid tumors and lymphadenopathies in guinea pigs, reproductive reptilian disorders, disseminated idiopathic myositis in ferrets, gastric stasis in rabbits, and much more!

Chirurgie der Kleintiere

Chirurgie der Kleintiere

  • Author: Theresa Welch Fossum
  • Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
  • ISBN: 3437597582
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1656
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Unentbehrlich für den chirurgischen Alltag! Ob zum Nachschlagen oder zum schnellen Abklären aktueller Probleme - "Fossum" lässt keine Fragen offen. Über 1.500 farbige Abbildungen verdeutlichen die Inhalte. Neu in der 2. Auflage • Neue Kapitel: physikalische Therapie, minimalinvasive Verfahren, Operationen des Auges • Deutlich erweitert:Perioperative multimodale Schmerztherapie, Arthroskopie, Ellenbogendysplasie beim Hund, Gelenkersatz und die Behandlung von Osteoarthritis • Mehr über die neuesten bildgebenden Verfahren

Textbook of Small Animal Surgery

Textbook of Small Animal Surgery

  • Author: Douglas H. Slatter
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 9780721686073
  • Category: Veterinary surgery
  • Page: N.A
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Ohrerkrankungen der Kleintiere

Ohrerkrankungen der Kleintiere

  • Author: Louis N. Gotthelf
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 3437597574
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 472
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Praxisgerecht in Wort und Bild werden alle Diagnose- und Therapieabläufe Step-by-Step vermittelt. Das Buch beschreibt einfache, effiziente Diagnosetechniken ebenso wie die neuesten bildgebenden Verfahren. Darüber hinaus: eigenes Kapitel über Laserchirurgie am Ohr.

Atlas der bildgebenden Diagnostik bei Heimtieren

Atlas der bildgebenden Diagnostik bei Heimtieren

Vögel - Kleinsäuger - Reptilien

  • Author: Maria-Elisabeth Krautwald-Junghanns,Michael Pees,Sven Reese
  • Publisher: Schlütersche
  • ISBN: 3842680260
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 464
  • View: 2393
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Der vorliegende Atlas ist eine bislang einmalige Zusammenstellung aller bildgebenden Verfahren für die drei großen "Heimtierklassen" Vögel, Kleinsäuger und Reptilien. Für jede Kleintierpraxis liegt damit eine ideale Ergänzung zu der bisher verfügbaren Literatur der bildgebenden Diagnostik vor.

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian

  • Author: Signe J. Plunkett
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0702054305
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 688
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The new edition of the hugely successful Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian gives you all the information you need to form a diagnosis quick and accurately, establish a prognosis and recommend treatment for a patient suffering and illness, injury or toxic event. Easy-to-read bullet-point text gives quick access to the most essential information needed to treat emergency cases quickly and efficiently. Loads of practical appendices of commonly used drugs and supplements, drugs in special circumstances (e.g. safe drugs in pregnancy, drugs to avoid in renal failure, etc.), clinical chemistry and laboratory data, conversion tables, and many more, are included for easy reference to essential data. With step-by-step coverage of cardiopulmonary emergencies, trauma gastrointestinal emergencies, toxicological events, a greatly expanded chapter on exotic pets, and much more, Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian gives you the facts you need to help you save more lives faster!

Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XIV - E-Book

Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XIV - E-Book

  • Author: John D. Bonagura,David C. Twedt
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437711529
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 1440
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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.

Manual of Clinical Procedures in Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, and Rodents

Manual of Clinical Procedures in Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, and Rodents

  • Author: Steven E. Crow,Sally O. Walshaw,Jennifer Boyle
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119949327
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 408
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Manual of Clinical Procedures in Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, and Rodents is the third edition of this esteemed veterinary medicine classic. The Third Edition offers readers expanded coverage of small exotic mammals such as gerbils, hamsters, and guinea pigs, alongside a thorough revision of the common procedures for dogs, cats, and rabbits. Organized in the same user-friendly format of earlier editions, the Manual is an essential purchase for small and exotic animal veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Handbook of Veterinary Procedures & Emergency Treatment

Handbook of Veterinary Procedures & Emergency Treatment

  • Author: Robert Warren Kirk,Stephen I. Bistner
  • Publisher: Saunders
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Animaux - Premiers soins
  • Page: 1000
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Emergency treatment of specific conditions; Interpreting signs of disease; Medical records and special systems examination; Clinical procedures; Interpretation of laboratory tests; Charts and tables.

Adams' Lahmheit bei Pferden

Adams' Lahmheit bei Pferden

  • Author: Ted S. Stashak,Horst Wissdorf
  • Publisher: Schlütersche
  • ISBN: 9783794402199
  • Category:
  • Page: 910
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Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant

Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant

  • Author: Paula Pattengale,Teresa Sonsthagen
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118774507
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 656
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Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant, Third Edition provides practical, step-by-step instructions for preparing and performing a wide range of veterinary assisting tasks. With expanded coverage of large animal and exotic restraint, anatomy and physiology, nutrition and feeding, digital radiography, and electronic medical records and client communication, this revised edition now includes why and when to perform each task with the preparation and procedure information. The book includes everything from appearance and professional language to equipment maintenance and dental and surgical assisting, making it equally useful for learning new techniques or as a memory refresher. Offering a detailed, comprehensive guide to all aspects of veterinary assisting, the book is written using an accessible, user-friendly style. A companion website offers figures from the book, downloadable flash cards, lesson plans, exams, a competency checklist, and concept maps. Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant is equally useful for acquiring new skills and gaining confidence in the veterinary practice, making it invaluable for veterinary assistant students and veterinary assistants of all experience levels.

Ferrets, Rabbits and Rodents - E-Book

Ferrets, Rabbits and Rodents - E-Book

Clinical Medicine and Surgery

  • Author: Katherine Quesenberry,James W. Carpenter
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437702880
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 608
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A concise guide to the care of small mammals, Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery covers the conditions seen most often in veterinary practice. The book emphasizes preventive medicine along with topics including disease management, ophthalmology, dentistry, and zoonosis. More than 400 illustrations demonstrate key concepts related to radiographic interpretation, relevant anatomy, and diagnostic, surgical, and therapeutic techniques. Now in full color, this edition adds coverage of more surgical procedures and expands coverage of zoonotic disease. From editors Katherine Quesenberry and James W. Carpenter, along with a team of expert contributors, the "Pink Book" provides an authoritative, single source of information that is hard to find elsewhere. A logical organization makes it quick and easy to find important information, with each section devoted to a single animal and chapters within each section organized by body system. Over 400 photographs and illustrations highlight key concepts such as radiographic interpretation and the main points of diagnostic, surgical, and therapeutic techniques. A chapter on ophthalmology provides hard-to-find information on eye care for ferrets, rabbits, rodents, and other small mammals. Coverage of preventive medicine includes basic biology, husbandry, and routine care of the healthy animal. The drug formulary supplies dosage instructions for ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters, rats/mice, prairie dogs, hedgehogs, and sugar gliders. Chapter outlines offer at-a-glance overviews of the contents of each chapter. Handy tables and charts make it easy to find key information. Expanded Zoonotic Diseases chapter adds more depth along with the latest information on the rising potential for disease transmission to humans as exotic pets become more popular. Additional surgical procedures for each species are included, some with step-by-step instructions accompanied by color photographs and line drawings. Full-color images show the sometimes minute structures of these small animals and make accurate diagnoses easier, especially for lymphoproliferative diseases of rabbits, endoscopy, cytology, and hematology.

Exotic Animal Formulary

Exotic Animal Formulary

  • Author: James W. Carpenter
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1437722636
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 744
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A quick, concise reference to the drugs and dosages used to treat exotic animals, Exotic Animal Formulary, 4th Edition addresses the most common questions and medical situations you encounter in clinical practice. Species covered include birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, primates, wildlife, and all kinds of small mammals and "pocket pets." This edition is updated with a new chapter on invertebrates, information on the latest drugs, and a colorful new design. Written by clinical and research veterinarian James Carpenter, this book is the only drug formulary on the market created solely for the treatment of exotic animals. Nearly 200 drug tables provide clear, current recommendations on drugs, indications, and dosages used in treating exotic animals, including biological tables with details on therapies and diets, normal blood parameters of common species, venipuncture sites, differential diagnosis, and medical protocols for common conditions. All drug information is reviewed for accuracy, ensuring that this reference remains authoritative and current. Easy-to-use organization divides drug monographs into quick-reference chapters including: Invertebrates, Fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, Sugar Gliders, Hedgehogs, Rodents, Rabbits, Ferrets, Miniature Pigs, Primates, and Wildlife. Additional drug topics include antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents. More than 20 expert authors contribute to this edition. References in each chapter provide resources for further research and study. Convenient appendices provide a single source for information such as classes of drugs used to treat specific exotic animal conditions; efficacy of selected agents used to treat exotic animals; location of select laboratories to perform procedures; normal lab values; conversions; and equivalents. New Invertebrates chapter has been added. New two-color design makes information easier to access at a glance, with drug and biological tables shaded differently for fast lookup. Updated information includes coverage of the latest drugs introduced into the market. Electronic access is available via Pageburst, making it easy to search topics and drugs. Sold separately.

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology7

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology7

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology

  • Author: William Howard Miller,Craig E. Griffin,Karen L. Campbell,George H. Muller
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 1416000283
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 938
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Rev. ed. of: Muller & Kirk's small animal dermatology. 6th ed. / Danny W. Scott, William H. Miller, Jr., Craig E. Griffin. c2001.

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology - E-BOOK

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology - E-BOOK

  • Author: William H. Miller,Craig E. Griffin,Karen L. Campbell
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 032324193X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 948
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Covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of dermatologic conditions, Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology, 7th Edition is today’s leading reference on dermatology for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. Topics include clinical signs, etiology, and pathogenesis of dermatologic conditions including fungal, parasitic, metabolic, nutritional, environmental, and psychogenic. This edition includes full updates of all 21 chapters, and more than 1,300 full-color clinical, microscopic, and histopathologic images. Written by veterinary experts William Miller, Craig Griffin, and Karen Campbell, this resource helps students and clinicians distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal facilitating accurate diagnosis and effective therapy. Over 1,300 high-quality color images clearly depict the clinical features of hundreds of dermatologic disorders, helping to ensure accurate diagnoses and facilitating effective treatment. Comprehensive coverage includes environmental, nutritional, behavioral, hereditary, and immune-mediated diseases and disorders. Well-organized, thoroughly referenced format makes it easy to access information on skin diseases in dogs, cats, and exotic pets. UPDATES of all 21 chapters include the most current dermatologic information. NEW editors and contributors add new insight and a fresh perspective to this edition.