A Colour Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat UK Version, Second Edition

Author: Patrick J. McKeever,Tim Nuttall,Richard G. Harvey

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1840765399

Category: Medical

Page: 336

View: 4444

Following the success and critical acclaim for the first edition, the second edition of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat preserves the strengths of the book: Problem-oriented approach; the book is arranged in twelve chapters covering dermatoses classified by their principle presenting sign Concise systematically structured text; definition, aetiology and pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic tests, management Focus is on clinical practice and the need to explain the disease to the owner Superb and generously sized colour photographs and diagrams Clear user-friendly design - one condition per page or spread of pages Referenced throughout to give the clinician access to the literature Within the framework and in light of the exponential growth of information in small animal dermatology since first publication, the authors have revised the entire text for the new second edition, added 21 new sections and 131 new colour photos. The result is a handbook that is practical, extensive and up-to-date in its content, beautifully illustrated and designed. The new second edition is of value to veterinary practitioners and students, veterinary nurses, and technicians.

Manual of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Author: Sue Paterson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444309323

Category: Medical

Page: 368

View: 9370

Manual of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat, Second Editionprovides a valuable asset to the practice library for quick andeasy reference on a busy day. Dealing with all common skin diseasesin both the dog and the cat, particular attention is paid to thedifferences between the two species. Each chapter looks at adifferent type of skin disease with descriptions of clinicalpresentations and a guide for diagnostic tests for each. This bookis a combined update of two of Sue Paterson’s books, SkinDiseases of the Dog and Skin Diseases of the Cat, intoone volume for ease of reference. Particular emphasis is placed on those diagnostic techniquesavailable to the veterinarian within a general practiceenvironment Provides a practical approach to diagnosis and management Contains almost 500 color photographs of common and rare skinconditions

Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Clinical and Histopathologic Diagnosis

Author: Thelma Lee Gross,Peter J. Ihrke,Emily J. Walder,Verena K. Affolter

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470752475

Category: Medical

Page: 944

View: 2638

Diagnosis is often the most challenging part of dermatology. Diagnostic dermatology melds both clinical and histopathologic diagnosis by correlating the clinical and microscopic features of skin disease. This book is a heavily illustrated comprehensive overview of clinical dermatology and dermatopathology that will provide the reader with the tools to accurately diagnose skin disease in the dog and cat. The book will prove an indispensable reference for veterinary dermatologists, diagnostic pathologists, and small animal practitioners who seek to improve their skill in diagnostic dermatology. Completely revised second edition, with many new disease descriptions Now with colour clinical photographs illustrating all of the non-neoplastic skin diseases (previous edition had black and white photographs only) Written by internationally renowned experts, it provides a comprehensive overview of clinical dermatology and dermatopathology for all those interested in skin diseases of dogs and cats.

Colour Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

A Problem-oriented Approach to Diagnosis and Management

Author: Richard G. Harvey,Patrick J. McKeever

Publisher: Medicus Veterinarius

ISBN: 187454560X

Category: Cat

Page: 240

View: 9401

Combining the advantages of a short textbook and an atlas, the authors present in a problem–oriented manner the aetiology, clinical features, diagnosis and management of the most commonly seen dermatoses of dogs and cats. The book is arranged into 12 sections covering dermatoses classified according to their principal presenting sign. Each of the 125 diseases is described in a concise and structured way, focusing on the points necessary to explain the disease to the owner, formulate a practical differential diagnosis, arrive at a definitive diagnosis and institute treatment. References are given to allow the clinician access to the literature. The book is practical, extensive in its content, beautifully illustrated and designed, and will be of value to veterinary practitioners and students worldwide.

Skin Diseases of the Dog

Author: Sue Paterson

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780632048083

Category: Medical

Page: 320

View: 3717

Skin Diseases of the Dog provides the veterinary practitioner with a concise practical guide to common skin diseases in the dog, as well as newly discovered dermatoses. This work is designed as a reference handbook for use by the busy clinician in practice, as well as an aide memoire for the veterinary student. It contains many colour photographs of skin conditions and ectoparasites in the dog, including diagrams for parasite identification. Skin Diseases in thd Dog includes descriptions of clinical presentations and diagnosis especially those diagnostic techniques available to the veterinary surgeon within a practice environment. The book includes a chapter specifically dedicated to the diagnosis and management of otitis externa.

The Pet Lover's Guide to Cat and Dog Skin Diseases

Author: Karen L. Campbell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 141602543X

Category: Medical

Page: 456

View: 3765

This handbook covers the most common topics of skin disease in small animals, their causes, and their medical management in a non-technical, informative, and useful manner accessible to both veterinarians and pet owners.

A Color Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Author: Patrick J. McKeever,Tim Nuttall,Richard G. Harvey

Publisher: Manson Pub Lt

ISBN: 9781840761313

Category: Medical

Page: 336

View: 7148

The authors have revised the entire text for the new Second Edition, added twenty-one new sections and one hundred and thirty-one new color photos. The result is a Handbook that is practical, extensive and up-to-date in its content, beautifully illustrated and designed. The strengths of the First Edition have also been preserved. The book has a problem-oriented approach and it is arranged in twelve chapters covering dermatoses classified by their principal presenting sign. The text is concise and systematically structured covering definition, etiology & pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic tests and management. The design is clear and user-friendly with one condition per page or spread of pages. Fully referenced throughout.

Canine & Feline Skin Diseases

Instructions for Veterinary Clients

Author: David D. Duclos

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated


Category: Medical

Page: 223

View: 2985

Great pet care begins with an informed owner. When veterinarians have INSTRUCTIONS FOR VETERINARY CLIENTS: Canine and Feline Skin Diseases at their fingertips, giving the owners the information they need is as easy as 1-2-3. Why? Because this handy, complete collection of dog and cat skin disease handouts is designed to be photocopied, so the veterinarian can give the client a copy of the appropriate handout during an office visit. Each handout is organized with a description of the problem, important treatment points, and precautionary instructions. This valuable book covers approximately 78 skin diseases and 13 general therapies, organized by type of skin problem, such as hypersensitivities, neoplasias and parasitic conditions. Using this binder in veterinary practice increases communication between veterinarian and client, and ensures healthier skin for dogs and cats. * Provides up-to-date information on management of skin diseases in dogs and cats. * Contains helpful assessment and history forms to help the veterinarian diagnose the patient's specific problem and monitor treatment. * Includes handouts on 78 skin problems and 13 therapies. * Packages content in a 3-ring overlay binder with 3-hole punched sheets that allow easy access for photocopying. * Presents information in simple, straight forward language that is easily understood by clients. * Provides space on handouts to write additional information and instructions. * Includes a Preface and How To Use section that describe benefits to busy practitioners and staff, so they get the most out of the handouts.

Dein Körper: Das Missing Manual

Author: Matthew MacDonald

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3897219646

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 324

View: 5838

Wussten Sie, dass Sie Ihre äußere Hautschicht häufiger wechseln als eine Schlange? Oder dass Sie ohne bestimmte Arten von Bakterien anfälliger für Krankheiten und Allergien wären? Auf Basis aktuellster physiologischer und neurophysiologischer Erkenntnisse erklärt Matthew MacDonald präzise, verständlich und unterhaltsam alle wichtigen Körperfunktionen, gibt praktische Tipps, wie Sie Ihre „Hardware“ in Schuss halten, und räumt mit gängigen Vorurteilen auf. Aus dem Inhalt: - Ihre Haut. Warum die erste Verteidigungslinie Ihres Körpers aus toten Zellen besteht, wie Muttermale und Falten entstehen und was Antitranspirants gegen Körpergeruch ausrichten können. - Fett. Weshalb Ihr Körper Fett braucht, wie es gespeichert wird und warum Modediäten nichts bringen. - Ihr Herz. Wie Sie das Herzinfarktrisiko senken und was ein gutes Ausdauertraining ausmacht. - Ihr Verdauungssystem. Aus welchen Abschnitten Ihr gut 9 Meter langer Verdauungstrakt besteht und warum Ballaststoffe dort willkommen sind. - Ihr Immunsystem. Wie Ihr Körper sich gegen Eindringlinge wehrt, welche Bakterien und Viren sich bei Ihnen wohlfühlen und was normale Zellen dazu bringt, sich in Krebszellen zu verwandeln. - Sex und Fortpflanzung. Was männliche und weibliche Geschlechtsorgane auszeichnet sowie alles Wissenswerte über Fruchtbarkeit, weibliche Lust und die männliche Fixierung auf die Größe. - Alter und Tod. Warum wir altern, wie Sie möglichst lange möglichst fit bleiben und wie wir schließlich sterben.


Author: Julius 1864 Heller

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 9781361877883

Category: History

Page: 702

View: 3816

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Cowell and Tyler's Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Dog and Cat - E-Book

Author: Amy C. Valenciano,Rick L. Cowell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323243029

Category: Medical

Page: 608

View: 7785

Highly respected in the field, Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Dog and Cat is the complete resource for developing the knowledge and skills you need for clinical laboratory diagnostics. Detailed illustrations and descriptions of cytologic and hematologic samples allow you to diagnose both common and uncommon diseases in dogs and cats. Microscopic evaluation techniques and interpretation guidelines for organ tissue, blood, and other body fluid specimens give you a basic understanding of sample collection and specimen preparation. In addition, algorithms are generously distributed throughout the text, helping you evaluate various cytologic preparations. Over 1,300 vivid, high-resolution images help you identify normal vs. abnormal cells, enabling you to make accurate diagnoses. User-friendly, detailed instructions guide you through in-house laboratory evaluation as well as the submission and transport of samples for culture and commercial laboratory interpretation. Easy-to-follow algorithms and tables facilitate quick access to necessary information and guide you to the most accurate cytologic diagnosis. Contributions from nearly 50 academic and diagnostic laboratory experts provide the best and most current information available. Comprehensive coverage in one all-inclusive resource saves you time. NEW! Four new chapters — The Adrenal Gland, Immunocytochemistry, Flow Cytometry, and Molecular Methods in Lymphoid Malignancies — provide you with detailed information on how these topics relate to clinical disease diagnosis. NEW! Revised chapters throughout the text give you the most complete and up-to-date coverage of recently recognized conditions, new terminology, and new procedures. NEW! Callouts highlighting Tips and Pitfalls facilitate quick access and detailed instructions for in-house laboratory evaluation, including specimen preparation and diagnosis, as well as submission and transport of samples for commercial laboratory interpretation.

Otology and Otic Disease, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice - E-Book

Author: Bradley L. Njaa,Lynette K. Cole

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455748005

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 9638

A comprehensive update on ear disease for the small animal practitioner! Topics will include updates on otic anatomy and physiology, preparation and histologic examination of the inner ear, neurologic manifestations of ear disease, canine hearing loss management, feline deafness, electrodiagnostic evaluation of auditory function, hearing aids in dogs, primary secretory otitis media of cavalier King Charles spaniels, ear masses, ototoxicity in dogs and cats, and much more!

Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases - E-BOOK

Author: Jane E. Sykes

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323241948

Category: Medical

Page: 928

View: 2522

Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases is a practical, up-to-date resource covering the most important and cutting-edge advances in the field. Presented by a seasoned educator in a concise, highly visual format, this innovative guide keeps you current with the latest advances in this ever-changing field. 80 case studies illustrate the clinical relevance of the major infectious disease chapters. Well-organized Major Infectious Diseases chapters break down content by etiologic agent and epidemiology, clinical signs and their pathophysiology, physical examination findings, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis, immunity, prevention, and public health implications. Over 80 case studies illustrate how the information provided can be applied in everyday practice. Logical approach to laboratory diagnosis guides you through all the steps needed to accurately diagnose and treat viral, bacterial, fungal, protozoal, and algal diseases. Practical protocols provided by expert clinicians guide you in the management of canine and feline patients suspected to have infectious diseases, including handling, disinfection, isolation, and vaccination protocols. Over 500 full color images – geographic distribution maps, life cycle drawings, and hundreds of color photographs – visually illustrate and clarify complex issues. Easy-to-understand tables and boxes make content quickly accessible, eliminating the need to sort through dense text for critical information in the clinical setting.

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

View: 6191

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.

Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine - eBook

Author: Stephen J. Ettinger,Edward C. Feldman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437702821

Category: Medical

Page: 2208

View: 7991

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

Clinical Dermatology, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice,

Author: Daniel O. Morris,Robert A. Kennis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455773778

Category: Medical

Page: 232

View: 7184

This issue contains cutting edge information on the diagnosis and treatment of clinical dermatology. Topics will include pyoderma, antimicrobial resistance in Staphylococci, feline otitis, canine pododermatitis, diseases of the canine claw, scaling dermatoses of dogs, ischemic dermatopathies, cutaneous vasculitis, dermatologic indication for cyclosporine therapy, therapies for pruritus, and much more. "Heart Failure will be of enormous interest and value to clinicians, investigators, and trainees who are concerned with enriching their understanding of and caring for the ever growing number of patients with this condition. We are proud of this important companion to Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine." Forward by: Eugene Braunwald, June 2015


Author: Kerstin Fey,Gabriela Kolm

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3830411529

Category: Medical

Page: 456

View: 5937

ohlen sind anders als adulte Pferde und stellen besondere Ansprüche an den Tierarzt. Nicht nur die physiologischen Grunddaten unterscheiden sich auch die Erkrankungen und die notwendigen Medikamentendosierungen. Auf die Besonderheiten des Fohlens geht dieses Lehrbuch detailliert ein und deckt dabei sämtliche Bereiche des tierärztlichen Alltags ab: - Syndrome die wichtigsten, unmittelbar nach der Geburt auftretenden multifaktoriellen Erkrankungen sind in einem Extra-Kapitel zusammengefasst und so schnell greifbar. - Untersuchungsgänge von der Untersuchung des Neonaten bis hin zu speziellen Untersuchungen einzelner Organsysteme. - Erkrankungen nach Organsystemen umfangreiche Beschreibung der jeweiligen Erkrankung, ihrer Therapie und Prophylaxe. - Standards physiologische Daten der verschiedenen Altersklassen, Allgemeinanästhesie und Infusionstherapie.