Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia: The Fifth Edition of Lumb and Jones

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Kurt A. Grimm, Leigh A. Lamont, William J. Tranquilli, Stephen A. Greene, Sheilah A. Robertson
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 16, 2015 - Medical - 1072 pages
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Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia: the Fifth Edition ofLumb and Jones is a reorganized and updated edition of thegold-standard reference for anesthesia and pain management inveterinary patients. 

  • Provides a thoroughly updated edition of this comprehensivereference on veterinary anesthesia and analgesia, combiningstate-of-the-art scientific knowledge and clinically relevantinformation
  • Covers immobilization, sedation, anesthesia, and analgesia ofcompanion, wild, zoo, and laboratory animals
  • Takes a body systems approach for easier reference toinformation about anesthetizing patients with existingconditions
  • Adds 10 completely new chapters with in-depth discussions ofperioperative heat balance, coagulation disorders, pacemakerimplantation, cardiac output measurement, cardiopulmonary bypass,shelter anesthesia and pain management, anesthetic risk assessment,principles of anesthetic pharmacology, and more
  • Now printed in color, with more than 400 images

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Section 2 Pharmacology
Section 3 Body Fluids and Thermoregulation
Section 4 Cardiovascular System
Section 5 Respiratory System
Section 6 Nervous System
Section 7 Hepatic System
Section 8 Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Systems
Section 9 Urogenital System
Section 10 Comparative Anesthesia and Analgesia
Section 11 Anesthesia and Analgesia for Domestic Species
Section 12 Anesthesia and Analgesia for Selected Patients or Procedures

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Kurt A. Grimm, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVAA, DACVCP, is theFounder of Veterinary Specialist Services, Conifer, Colorado,USA.

Leigh A. Lamont, DVM, MS, DACVAA, is an AssociateProfessor of Anesthesiology at the Atlantic Veterinary College,University of Prince Edward Island, Canada.

William J. Tranquilli, DVM, MS, DACVAA, is a ProfessorEmeritus at the University of Illinois College of VeterinaryMedicine and the President of Veterinary Outdoor Recreation andContinuing Education (VORCE) Inc., USA.

Stephen A. Greene, DVM, MS, DACVAA, is Professor inAnesthesiology at Washington State University, Pullman, Washington,USA.

Sheilah A. Robertson,  BVMS (Hons), PhD, DACVAA,DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM  (WSEL), Specialist in Welfare Science,Ethics and Law, MRCVS, is Associate Professor in Anesthesia atMichigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.

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