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

Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia: the Fifth Edition of Lumb and Jones is a reorganized and updated edition of the gold-standard reference for anesthesia and pain management in veterinary patients.

  • Provides a thoroughly updated edition of this comprehensive reference on veterinary anesthesia and analgesia, combining state-of-the-art scientific knowledge and clinically relevant information
  • Covers immobilization, sedation, anesthesia, and analgesia of companion, wild, zoo, and laboratory animals
  • Takes a body systems approach for easier reference to information about anesthetizing patients with existing conditions
  • Adds 10 completely new chapters with in-depth discussions of perioperative heat balance, coagulation disorders, pacemaker implantation, 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 the Founder of Veterinary Specialist Services, Conifer, Colorado, USA.

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

William J. Tranquilli, DVM, MS, DACVAA, is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine and the President of Veterinary Outdoor Recreation and Continuing Education (VORCE) Inc., USA.

Stephen A. Greene, DVM, MS, DACVAA, is Professor in Anesthesiology 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 at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA.

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