Current Veterinary Therapy

ISBN-10: 0721694977

ISBN-13: 9780721694979

Edition: 14th 2008 (Revised)

Authors: John D. Bonagura, David C. Twedt

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From medical disorders to toxicology to infectious disease, this text includes the most up-to-date information from leading experts in the veterinary field with over 260 new chapters. The companion CD includes helpful information from the previous volume that still applies to current practice.
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List price: $157.00
Edition: 14th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 7/10/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1440
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.87" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 7.480
Language: English

Critical Care
Acute Pain Management
Nutrition in Critical Care
Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Therapy
Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Access Techniques
Pacing in the Critical Care Setting
Fluid Therapy
Acid-Base Disorders
Colloid Fluid Therapy
Acute Abdomen: Evaluation and Emergency Treatment
Drainage Techniques for the Septic Abdomen
Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus
Emergency Management of Open Fractures
Thoracic Trauma
Intravenous Anesthetic and Analgesic Techniques
Toxicologic Disorders
Toxin Exposures in Small Animals
Toxins Seen in Emergency Clinics
Reporting an Adverse Drug Reaction to the FDA
Sources of Help for Toxicosis Cases
Small Animal Poisoning: Additional Considerations Related to Legal Claims
Urban Legends of Toxicology-Facts and Fiction
Toxicosis Treatments
Rodenticide Toxicoses
Insecticide Toxicoses
Parasiticide Toxicoses: Avermectins
Lead Toxicosis in Small Animals
Automotive Toxins
Nicotine Toxicosis
Recently Recognized Animal Toxicants
Human Drugs of Abuse
Toxicology of Veterinary and Human Estrogen and Progesterone Formulations in Dogs
Herbal Hazards
Aflatoxicosis in Dogs
Food Toxicoses in Small Animals
Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
Interpretation of Endocrine Diagnostic Test Results for Adrenal and Thyroid Disease
Medical Treatment of Hyperthyroidism
Radiodidine for Hyperthyroidism
Canine Diabetes Mellitus
Feline Diabetes Mellitus
Diet and Diabetes
Diabetic Monitorinq
Complicated Diabetes Mellitus
Atypical and Subclinical Hyperadrenocorticism
Adrenal Insufficiency in Critical Illness
Idiopathic Hypercalcemia in Cats
Treatment of Hypoparathyroidism
Hypercalcemia and Primary Hyperparathyroidism in Dogs
Hematology, Oncology, Immunology
Immunosuppressive Agents
Blood Typing and Cross-Matching
Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
Nonregenerative Anemias
von Willebrand's Disease and Other Hereditary Coagulopathies
DIC Diagnosis and Management
Platelet Dysfunction
Clinical Trials in Veterinary Oncology
Collection of Specimens for Cytology
Anticancer Drugs and Protocols - Traditional Drugs
Anticancer Drugs - New Drugs
Radiation Therapy
Surgical Oncology Principles
Canine Soft Tissue Sarcomas
Feline Vaccine Associated Sarcoma
Canine Lymphoma
Feline Gastrointestinal Lymphoma
Paraneoplastic Hypercalcemia
Malignant Histiocytosis
Nasal Tumors
Pulmonary Neoplasia
Mammary Cancer
Urinary Bladder Cancer
Mast Cell Tumor
Malignant Melanoma
Anal Sac Tumors
Dermatologic Diseases
Cyclosporine Use in Dermatology
Avermectins in Dermatology
Hypoallergenic Diets- Principles of Therapy
Glucocorticoids in Dermatology
Pruritis Therapy in the Cat
Shampoo Therapy
Allergen-specific Immunotherapy
Topical Immune Modulatorsv
Dust Mites and Their Control
Topical Therapy of Otitis Externa
Systemic Therapy for Otitis Externa and Media
Ear Flushing Techniques
Feline Demodecosis
Feline Viral Skin Diseases
Canine Papillomaviruses
Pyotraumatic Dermatitis (Hot Spots)
Methicillin Resistant Canine Pyoderma
Sebaceous Adenitis
Malassezia Therapy
Treatment of Dermatophytosis in Dogs and Cats
Canine Cutaneous Histiocytic Diseases
Anal Sac Diseases
Acral Lick Dermatitis
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Feline Stomatitis Faucitis
Helicobacter Gastritis
Gastric Ulceration
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Tylosin Responsive Diarrhea
Protein-Losing Enteropathy
Chronic Colitis in Dogs and Cats
Canine Ulcerative Colitis
Anal-Rectal Disease
Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency
Canine Pancreatic Disease
Feline Pancreatic Disease
Diagnostic Approach to Hepatobiliary Disease
Diagnostic Evaluation of Elevated Serum Alkaline Phosphatase in the Dog
Hepatic Support Therapy
Copper-Associated Chronic Hepatitis
Ursodeoxycholic Acid Therapy
Drug-Associated Liver Disease
Feline Hepatic Lipidosis
Portal Systemic Shunts
Biliary Mucocele in Dogs
Esophageal Feeding Tubes
Respiratory Diseases
Oxygen Therapy
Ventilator Therapy
Rhinitis in the Dog
Rhinitis in the Cat
Brachycephalic Upper Airway Syndrome in Dogs
Nasopharyngeal Disorders
Laryngeal Diseases
Medical Management of Tracheal Collapse
Tracheal Collapse
Chronic Bronchitis in Dogs
Bordetella-bronchiseptica Bronchitis
Bronchitis and Asthma in Cats
Bacterial Pneumonia
Noncardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Respiratory Parasites
Interstitial Lung Diseases
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Thromboembolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Cardiovascular Diseases
Nutritional Management of Heart Disease
Systemic Hypertension
Bradyarrhythmias and Cardiac Pacing
Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias in Dogs
Ventricular Arrhythmias in Dogs
Cardiac Arrhythmias in Cats
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Ventricular Septal Defect
Pulmonic Stenosis
Subaortic Stenosis
Tricuspid Valve Dysplasia
Mitral Valve Dysplasia
Congestive Heart Failure in Dogs
Chronic Valvular Heart Disease in Dogs
Infective Endocarditis
Dilated Cardiomyopathy in Dogs
Cardiomyopathy in Boxer Dogs
Cardiomyopathy in the Doberman Pinscher
Therapy of Feline Cardiomyopathies
Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy in Cats
Aortic Thromboembolism
Pericardial Effusion
Heartworm Disease in Cats
Heartworm Disease in Dogs
Urinary Diseases
Managing the Patient with Polyuria and Polydipsia
Interpreting and Managing Crystalluria
Diagnostic Approach to Acute Azotemia
Proteinuria: Implications for Management
Glomerular Disease
Measuring GFR: Practical Use of Clearance Tests
Evidence-Based Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
Acute Renal Failure
Chronic Kidney Disease: Staging and Management
Renal Transplantation
Gastrostomy Tube Feeding in Renal Disease
Systemic Hypertension in Renal Disease
Treatment of Anemia in Renal Failure
Simple (Uncomplicated?) Urinary Tract Infection
Multidrug Resistant Urinary Tract Infection
Cancer and the Kidney
Management of Feline Ureteroliths
Lower Urinary Tract Uroliths
Laser Lithotripsy for Uroliths
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease
Urethral Obstruction in Cats
Urinary Incontinence and Micturition Disorders - Pharmacologic Management
Urinary Incontinence - Treatment with Injectable Bulking Agents
Interventional Radiology
Reproductive Diseases
Breeding Management of the Bitch
Use of Vaginal Cytology and Vaginal Cultures for Breeding Management and Diagnosis of Reproductive Tract Disease
Endoscopic Transcervical Insemination
Pregnancy Loss in the Bitch
False Pregnancy in the Bitch
Dystocia Management
Canine Postpartum Disorders
Nutrition in the Bitch during Pregnancy and Lactation
Surgical Repair of Vaginal Anomalies in the Bitch
Early Age Neutering in the Dog and Cat
Estrus Suppression in the Bitch
Canine Pregnancy Termination
Control of Viral Diseases in Catteries
Ovarian Remnant Syndrome in Cats
Pregnancy Loss in the Queen
Medical Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy and Prostatitis in Dogs
Aspermia/Oligozoospermia Caused by Retrograde Ejaculation in the Dog
Intermittent Erection of the Penis in Castrated Male Dogs
Methods and Availability of Tests for Hereditary Disorders of Dogs
Neurologic and Musculoskeletal Diseases
Considerations in Treatment of Status Epilepticus
New Maintenance Anticonvulsant Therapies for Dogs and Cats
Treatment of Primary Central Nervous System Inflammation (Encephalitis and Meningitis
Treatment of Cerebrovascular Disease
Treatment of Intracranial Tumors
Diagnosis and Treatment of Atlantoaxial Subluxation
Treatment of Canine Cervical Spondylomyelopathy
Treatment of Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis Disease
Controversy Regarding Methyprednisolone Sodium Succinate for Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury
Canine Chiari-Like Malformation and Syringomyelia
Treatment of Myasthenia Gravis
Treatment of Myopathies and Neuropathies
Treatment of Supraspinatous Tendon Disorders in Dogs
Medical Treatment of Coxofemoral Joint Disease
Treatment of Animals with Spinal and Musculoskeletal Pain
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation
Treatment of Aberrant Behaviors
Ophthalmic Diseases
Pearls of the Ophthalmic Exam
Ocular Pharmacology
Ocular Immunotherapy
Ocular Neoplasia
Corneal Opacities - Differential Diagnosis
Blindness - Differential Diagnosis
Anisocoria - Differential Diagnosis
Red Eye - Differential Diagnosis
Diseases of the Eyelid and Periocular Skin
Feline Chlamydiosis
Antiherpetic therapy
Scleritis and Episcleritis and Scleritis in Dogs
Qualitative Tear Film Disturbances of Dogs and Cats
Non-Healing Corneal Erosions in Dogs
Feline Glaucoma
Retinal Detachment
Infectious Diseases
Hospital Acquired Infections
Rational Empiric Antimicrobial Therapy
Rational Use of Glucocorticoids in Infectious Disease
Canine Brucellosis
Canine and Feline Mycoplasmosis
Canine Anaplasma Infection
American Leishmaniasis
Feline Cytauxzoonosis
Systemic Fungal Infections
Pythiosis and Lagenidiosis
Canine Vaccination
Feline Vaccination
Feline Leukemia and Feline Immunodeficiency Virus
Feline Calicivirus Infection
Canine Influenza
Feline Infectious Peritonitis
Canine and Feline Reference Values
Hematology-Coulter S Plus IV with Manual Differential Counts
Hematology-Technicon H-1 Hematology Analyzer
Syst�me International (SI) Units in Hematology
Hematology-Manual or Semiautomated Methods
Canine Hematology (Means) at Different Ages-Manual or Semiautomated Methods
Canine Hematology (Means and Ranges) with Different Ages and Genders-Manual or Semiautomated Methods
Canine Hematology at Different Ages
Effects of Pregnancy and Lactation on Canine Hematology (Means)
Relative Distribution of Cell Types in Canine Bone Marrow
Feline Hematology (Means and Ranges) with Different Ages and Genders-Manual or Semiautomated Methods
Feline Hematology (Means) at Different Ages
Effects of Pregnancy and Lactation on Feline Hematology (Means)
Relative Distribution of Cell Types in Feline Bone Marrow
Clinical Chemistry-Hitachi 911
Clinical Chemistry-Selected Manual Procedures
Syst�me International (SI) Units in Clinical Chemistry
Clinical Chemistry-Test Characteristics for Analytes Determined on the Hitachi 911
Interferences Caused by Lipid, Bilirubin,and Hemoglobin for Analytes Determined on the Hitachi 911
Serum Protein Fractions
Serum Iron and Iron-Binding Capacities in Iron-Deficient and Normal Dogs
Serum Immunoglobulin Concentrations of Normal Beagle Dogs at Various Ages
Acid-Base and Blood Gases
Coagulation Screening Tests
Specific Coagulation Tests
Quantitative Tests of Gastrointestinal Function
Tests of the Endocrine System
Syst�me International (SI) Units for Hormone Assays
Urinary and Renal Function Tests
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid Cell Populations
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Biochemical Analytes in Histologically Normal Cats
Characteristics of Body Cavity Fluids in Healthy Dogs and Cats
Cytologic Findings in Normal and Abnormal Canine Synovial Fluids
Canine Semen
Canine Prostatic Fluid (Third Fraction)
AAFCO Dog and Cat Food Nutrient Profiles
AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles
Compendium of Animal Rabies Control
Immunization of Wild Mammal Species Against Common Diseases
Treatment of Parasites
Table of Common Drugs: Approximate Dosages
Canine and Feline Reference Values
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