Enhanced breed predisposition information demonstrates in which dogs and cats dermatologic conditions are more likely to occur. In addition, over 1,000 color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular conditions and demonstrate surgical techniques encountered in practice. Useful appendixes summarize essential information on drugs and drug dosages, fluid therapy, and normal values and conversions. A diverse, authoritative panel of contributors provides current information on the care of valuable breeding stock as well as pets. Thoroughly covers each disorder with recognizable clinical signs, top differentials, diagnostic tests, treatment recommendations, and prognoses. A comprehensive nutrition chapter covers diet evaluation, method of balancing rations, total parenteral nutrition, and examples of nutritious diets. Diseases of the Vitreous 15.
Co-authored by a recognized consulting dermatologist, Dr. Enhanced and logically organized coverage includes dogs, cats, horses, livestock, birds, and exotic pets. Diseases of the Conjunctiva 8. Slatter's fundamentals of veterinary ophthalmology. Enhanced and logically organized coverage includes dogs, cats, horses, livestock, birds, and exotic pets. New Necropsy chapter helps you prevent disease outbreaks in a flock by determining the cause of death. A comprehensive nutrition chapter covers diet evaluation, method of balancing rations, total parenteral nutrition, and examples of nutritious diets.
Small animal veterinarians of all specialties and at all stages in their careers will find the new edition of Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian their invaluable one-stop shop for the information they need to provide optimal patient care in an emergency situation. Suggested reading lists included at the end of each chapter. This book is a companionfor both the clinician and student. Emphasizes important information on the continuing emergence of zoonotic skin diseases in each chapter. Useful appendixes summarize essential information on drugs and drug dosages, fluid therapy, and normal values and conversions. This book is a companionfor both the clinician and student.
Chapters on equine, livestock, and exotic pet ophthalmology written by specialists in these fields for the most clinically relevant coverage. New Gastrointestinal Parasitism chapter covers treatments for parasites, key to the successful management of all flocks. The differential diagnosis chapter adds clarity to the difficult task busy students and practitioners face every day — identifying what dermatologic condition is causing a dog, cat, or exotic animal to suffer. Hardcover format adds durability for frequent reference. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more.
Extensively updated content reflects the clinical expertise of three new, internationally respected veterinary ophthalmologists. Extensively revised and updated by a team of internationally respected contributors, this edition provides a comprehensive, yet practically oriented, diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease, covering structure and function, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, pharmacology, and emergency management for a wide variety of small and large animal species. Superbly illustrated surgical procedures clearly demonstrate the steps to follow in performing surgical procedures. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time. Edited by three of the most revered authorities in the field of veterinary ophthalmology, this reference is an essential aid to successful veterinary practice and education. Chapter on ophthalmic surgical techniques describes instrument and suture choice, patient positioning, surgical preparation, and general techniques. Updated key charts and tables, including: diseases affecting particular body regions, classification of common diseases by age of onset, and classification of symmetrically distributed disease from asymmetric disease.
Diseases of the Eyelids 7. Information subject to change without notice. Diseases of the Retina 16. Practical formulas are included for making sodium sulfite for testing passive transfer, and Sheather's solution for fecal flotation. Both surgery and medicine are covered in each body systems chapter, so it's easier to choose between treatment options for specific disorders. Comprehensive drug appendices highlight information about dosage, adverse reactions, indications, and contraindications for antimicrobial, antiseborrheic, and antipruritic shampoo therapy, topical, otic, and systemic therapeutic drugs.
A new chapter on the ophthalmology of birds and other exotic species provides expert guidance in the care of these increasingly popular companion species. Now with a wide range of superb full-colour illustrations, well over 60,000 main and subentries including large animals, small animals and exotics, and an all-new, user-friendly format, the fourth edition offers the most comprehensive dictionary reference in the field. An organ-system organization and a convenient index make it easy to find solutions for specific disorders. Principles of Ophthalmic Surgery 5. Edited by three of the most revered authorities in the field of veterinary ophthalmology, this reference is an essential aid to successful veterinary practice and education. Edited by three of the most revered authorities in the field of veterinary ophthalmology, this reference is an essential aid to successful veterinary practice and education. Diseases of the Lens 14.
Please consult the store to determine exact fees. Consistent headings include pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Well-organized, concise, yet comprehensive, coverage of over 250 skin diseases in dogs, cats, birds, and exotic pets like rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, chinchillas, turtles, snakes, and lizards allows for quick and easy reference. It includes information on drug dosages, diagnostic techniques, systemic diseases, breed predisposition, and more! These topics in detail are relevant to practicing ophthalmologists, and a general knowledge of them is important to veterinarians in general practice who treat the patient first. Availability as Pageburst ebook allows you digital access to this volume along with your library of other Elsevier references. Considering only the major journal of the discipline—Veterinary Ophthalmology—over 500 articles have been published since the 4th edition of this text was written.
A new section on feline and canine nutrition covers important issues in nutritional health. Pugh, a world-renowned expert on the medical care of sheep and goats, this reference is unmatched for its comprehensive coverage of herd health, physical examination, anesthesia, and multisystem diseases. Enhanced and logically organized coverage includes dogs, cats, horses, livestock, birds, and exotic pets. This thoroughly updated text provides the latest, most practical information on structure and function of the eye, the ophthalmic examination and diagnostic techniques, medical and surgical management of ocular disease, and management of ocular emergencies. In addition, over 1,000 color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular conditions encountered in practice and demonstrate diagnostic and surgical techniques. Veterinary Consult allows you to electronically search your entire book, make notes, add highlights, and study more efficiently.