Irish Veterinary Journal; Volume 58; August 2005The overall result is a thorough, contemporary account of the field of small animal medicine. This book provides an excellent review of the field. Although costly, it represents good value for money in view of the depth and braedth of the material covered. The text should serve both a useful reference text for the small animal practice library and a valuable source of revision for those undertaking further study.From the Publisher:
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Descripción Elsevier Saunders, 2004. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: I. CLINICAL MANIFESTATIONS OF DISEASE Physical Examination Hyperthermia and Fever of Unknown Origin Hypothermia Pain Identification Pain Management Syncope Weakness A. SKIN AND SUBCUTANEOUS The Skin as a Sensor of Internal Medical Disorders Alopecia Pruritus Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Lumps, Bumps, and Masses Erosions and Ulcerations Pustules and Papules Scaling and Crusting Dermatoses Changes in Pigmentation Fleas, Flea Allergy, and Flea Control Other External Parasites Edema Hepatocutaneous Syndrome B. PHYSIQUE Obesity Cachexia Failure to Grow Swollen Joints and Lameness Body Odors Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease Acute Vision Loss in Small Animals C. UROGENITAL Vaginal-Vulvar and Preputial Discharge Polyuria and Polydipsia Micturition Disorders Urinary Incontinence Discolored Urine Proteinuria D. GASTROINTESINAL Anorexia Polyphagia Ptyalism Gagging Dysphagia and Regurgitation Vomiting Diarrhea Melena and Hematochezia Constipation, Tenesmus, Dyschezia, Fecal Incontinence Flatulence and Borborygmus Abdominal Distention, Ascites, and Peritonitis E. NEUROLOGIC Neurological Manifestations of Systemic Disease Tremor Syndromes Ataxia, Paresis and Paralysis Altered States of Consciousness: Stupor and Coma Seizures Deficits of Function Due to Peripheral Cranial Neuropathies Sleep Disorders Cognitive Dysfunction in Aged Dogs Behavioral Disorders F. CARDIORESPIRATORY Coughing Dyspnea and Tachypnea Abnormal Heart Sounds and Heart Murmurs Pulse Alterations Pleural Effusion Sneezing and Nasal Discharge G. HEMATOLOGIC/ CHEMICAL Pallor Polycythemia Cyanosis Jaundice Bleeding Disorders; Epistaxis and Hemoptysis Petechiae and Ecchymoses Electrolyte Disorders II. TOXICOLOGY Intoxication versus Acute, Non-Toxicologic Illness: Differentiating the Two Venomous Bites and Stings Plant Toxicities Topical Toxins Chemical Toxicities III. TECHNIQUES Clinical Genetics Abdominocentesis and Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage Abdominal Ultrasound: Aspirations and Biopsies Arthrocentesis and Arthroscopy Artificial Insemination in the Dog Blood Pressure Assessment Techniques for Bone marrow Aspiration and Biopsy Brain Biopsy Muscle and Nerve Biopsy The Buccal Mucosal Bleeding Time Jugular catheterization and Central Venous Pressure Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection, Myelography, and Epidurals Veterinary Diagnosis of Bacterial, Fungal and Viral Disease Urogenital Diagnostic Procedures Cytology of Internal Organs Cytology of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues Ear Flushing Ear Vein Blood Glucose Monitoring Echocardiography ECG Techniques Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Velocity Studies Nasoesophageal, Esophagostomy, Gastrostomy Tube Placement Techniques Gastric Lavage Transcervical Catheterization in the Bitch Laparoscopy Fine Needle Aspiration and Lung Biopsy Lymph Node Aspiration and Biopsy Pacemaker Implantation Peritoneal Dialysis Veterinary Nuclear Medicine Endoscopic and Cytologic Procedures for Evaluation of the Gastrointestinal Tract Rhinoscopy, Flushing and Nasal Biopsy Thoracic and Pericardial Taps and Drains Tracheal Wash and Bronchoscopy Unblocking the Urethra of the Male Cat Venous and Arterial Puncture Skin Scraping and Biopsy Inhalational Therapy for Airway Disease IV. CRITICAL CARE Acid Base, Oximetry and Blood Gas Emergencies Acute Abdomen Cardiac Emergencies Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Resuscitation Traumatic Brain Injury Crystalloid and Colloid Therapy Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrone Gastrointestinal Emergencies Global Approach to the Trauma Patient Heat Stroke Hepatic and Splenic Emergencies P. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0721601170
Descripción Elsevier Saunders, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0721601170