Current Therapy in Equine Medicine - E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Dec 8, 2008 - Medical - 1104 pages
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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.
  • Focuses on the latest therapy for equine diseases, emphasizing detailed discussions and the most reliable and current information.
  • Organized approach to important problems brings you up-to-date, practical information organized by organ system.
  • Concise, easy-to-read format saves you time; most articles provide essential information in 2 to 5 pages.
  • Renowned group of contributors share their expertise on the timely topics you need to know about.
  • Photos enhance information.
  • Line drawings illustrate important concepts.
  • NEW! Emerging topics include issues such as disinfection in equine hospitals; complimentary modalities to traditional medicine; chemotherapy for oncological diseases; and protecting yourself with medical records.
  • Each section has NEW topics including medical management of critically ill foals in the field; oral cavity masses; radiology of sinuses and teeth; biochemical tests for myocardial injury; protozoal myeloencephalitis update; management of bladder uroliths; skin grafting; managing the high-risk pregnancy; shock wave therapy; and more!
 

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Contents

SECTION I Clinical Pharmacology
1
SECTION II MedicoLegal
33
SECTION III Nutrition
53
SECTION IV Behavior
103
SECTION V Infectious Disease
124
SECTION VI The Cardiovascular System
182
SECTION VII The Respiratory System
232
SECTION VIII The Gastrointestinal System
324
SECTION XIV The Urogenital System
741
SECTION XV Reproduction
785
SECTION XVI The Foal
848
SECTION XVII Miscellaneous
894
Appendix 1 Table of Common drugs Approximate doses
939
Appendix 2 Clinical Pathology Reference Data
956
Color Plates 16
980
Color Plates 713
980

SECTION IX The Musculoskeletal System
461
SECTION X The Nervous System
598
SECTION XI The Eye
635
SECTION XII The Integument
672
SECTION XIII The Endocrine System
727
Color Plates 1419
980
Color Plates 2031
980
Index
981
Index to the Fifth Edition
1021
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