Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics   E Book Book

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics E Book


  • Author : Dawn Merton Boothe
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-07-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1348
  • ISBN 10 : 9781437723571

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Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics E Book Excerpt :

Confidently utilize the rapidly growing selection of pharmaceuticals used to treat small animals. Small Animal Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2nd Edition helps you understand both the therapeutic uses of common pharmaceuticals and the pharmacology behind them, giving you all of the information you need to design and modify dosing regimens, identify factors that cause drugs to fail, and anticipate adverse drug reactions. Comprehensive approach emphasizes the use of drugs for prevention as well as treatment. Clear, consistent organization makes it easy to find the information you need when you need it. Dosage tables help you find essential pharmaceutical information at a glance. Pharmacogenetics chapter helps you understand how to use this emerging science to find the right dose for each patient, optimizing efficiency and minimizing toxicity. Routes of administration and sample pharmaceutical calculations provide fast, efficient access to comprehensive drug administration all in one inclusive resource. Multiple chapters on Antimicrobial Drugs and Antimicrobial Therapy highlight the impact of antimicrobial resistance on current practice.

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology Book

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology


  • Author : Jill E. Maddison
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 589
  • ISBN 10 : 9780702028588

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Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology Excerpt :

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology is a practical, clinically-oriented pharmacology text designed to provide the veterinary student and practitioner with all the relevant information needed when designing drug treatment regimens for pets in small animal veterinary practice. Comprehensively updated and revised, the second edition of this core text covers essential new information on drugs used in the management of a range of presenting conditions including heart disease and cardiac arrhythmias. For the second edition new authors, superb new illustrations and a second colour have all been introduced. With its unique approach combining a thorough understanding of the pharmacological action of drugs with a basic understanding of the relevant physiology and pathophysiology of systems and tissues affected, Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology continues to be an indispensable book for all veterinary students and practitioners. Organised by drug class in a uniform and detailed structure which means it is easy to locate key information on dose rates, routes of administration, drug interactions and special considerations at a glance Key chapters based around treatment of disorders of particular body systems, eg cardiovascular and thyroid disorders Essential introductory chapters covering pharmacokinetics, general pharmacological principles and adverse reactions for a thorough basic grounding in the subject All authors are experienced clinicians and recognised experts in their field who bring a down to earth and practical approach to the text

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology Book

Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology


  • Author : Jill E. Maddison
  • Publisher : Bailliere Tindall
  • Release Date : 2002-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 575
  • ISBN 10 : 0702025739

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This practical, clinically oriented reference provides the veterinarian with all the relevant clinical pharmacology information needed when selecting drug regimes for pets. It compiles easy-to-find data on dosages, routes of administration, formulation, metabolism, side effects, interactions, special considerations, and more, all in one convenient volume. Information on each drug class is presented in a consistent format, making it easy to locate key information. Chapters on all the main drug classes are complemented by additional chapters on key body systems, as well as introductory chapters on pharmacokinetics and pharmacological principles.

Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology Book

Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology


  • Author : Walter H. Hsu
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-04-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 568
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118714164

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Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology is a clear and conciseguide to pharmacology concepts and commonly used veterinary drugs.Providing a succinct overview of veterinary pharmacology, this bookpresents information in a user-friendly outline format to allowquick access to practical drug information. With chapters coveringthe basic principles, specific drugs, interactions, and legalconsiderations, Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology offersup-to-date information on basic and clinical veterinarypharmacology. As an aid to student comprehension, simple line drawings depictthe mechanisms of action and study questions with explanations areincluded at the end of each chapter. Appendices on withdrawal timesfor drugs in production animals and drug dosages in domesticspecies are a valuable tool, allowing quick decisions on drugtherapy. Handbook of Veterinary Pharmacology is anindispensable text for veterinary students and practitioners.

Papich Handbook of Veterinary Drugs   E Book Book

Papich Handbook of Veterinary Drugs E Book


  • Author : Mark G. Papich
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1056
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323709583

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Papich Handbook of Veterinary Drugs E Book Excerpt :

Papich Handbook of Veterinary Drugs, 5th Edition includes concise entries for more than 550 drugs, with appendices summarizing clinically relevant information at a glance. Nineteen new drug monographs are added to this edition, and over 100 drug monographs have been updated and revised. An Expert Consult website contains more than 150 instructional handouts that may be customized and printed out for your clients. Written by clinical pharmacology expert Mark Papich, this handy reference makes it easy to find the drug data and dosage recommendations you need to treat small and large animals, right when you need it! Over 550 concise drug monographs are organized alphabetically and cross-referenced by classification, trade, and generic name, providing quick and easy access to key information for each drug including: • Generic and trade names, pronunciation, and functional classification • Pharmacology and mechanism of action • Indications and clinical uses • Precautionary information — adverse reactions and side effects, contraindications and precautions, and drug interactions — all featured in colored boxes for at-a-glance retrieval • Instructions for use • Patient monitoring and laboratory tests • Formulations available • Stability and storage • Dosage information for both small and large animals • Regulatory information Clinically relevant appendices help you determine appropriate therapeutic regimens and look up safety and legal considerations. NEW! 19 new drug monographs familiarize you with the latest drugs available for veterinary practice. UPDATED drug monographs include new information such as changes in doses, interactions, indications, adverse reactions, and contraindications. NEW! Expert Consult companion website replaces the former website and includes more than 150 customizable client information handouts for commonly prescribed drugs, including information on the prescribed drug and dosage, do’s and don’ts, and possible side ef

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine   E Book Book

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book


  • Author : Deborah Silverstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008-02-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1000
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416069263

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Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book Excerpt :

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine is a comprehensive, concise guide to critical care, encompassing not only triage and stabilization, but also the entire course of care during the acute medical crisis and high-risk period. This clinically oriented manual assists practitioners in providing the highest standard of care for ICU patients. More than 150 recognized experts offer in-depth, authoritative guidance on clinical situations from a variety of perspectives. Consistent, user-friendly format ensures immediate access to essential information. Organ-system, problem-based approach incorporates only clinically relevant details. Features state-of-the-art invasive and non-invasive diagnostic and monitoring procedures, as well as an extensive section on pharmacology. Appendices provide conversion tables, continuous rate infusion determinations, reference ranges, and more.

Small Animal Toxicology   E Book Book

Small Animal Toxicology E Book


  • Author : Michael E. Peterson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-08-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 928
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323241984

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Diagnose and determine treatment for toxic exposures in small animals with this quick reference! Small Animal Toxicology, 3rd Edition covers hundreds of potentially toxic substances, providing the information you need to manage emergency treatment and prevent poisonings in companion animals. To help you identify an unknown poison, this guide provides a list of potential toxins based on clinical signs or symptoms. It also includes a NEW color insert with 85 full-color photographs of toxic plants and of lesions associated with various poisonings. Written by respected veterinarian Michael E. Peterson and board-certified veterinary toxicologist Patricia A. Talcott, along with a team of expert contributors, this edition covers a wide variety of topics including toxicodynamics, toxicokinetics, effective history taking, recognizing clinical signs of toxic exposures, managing emergencies, and supportive care of the poisoned patient. Comprehensive coverage of toxins/poisons includes the full range of substances from acetaminophen to zinc, including home products, prescription medicines, recreational drugs, and more. Guidelines to evaluation, diagnosis and treatment include examinations of the source, toxic dose, toxicokinetics, clinical signs, minimum database, confirming tests, treatment progress and differential diagnosis for each specific toxicant. Coverage of common poisonous substances includes grapes and raisins, nicotine, mercury, mushrooms, Christmas-time plants, and snake and spider venoms. Toxicological Concepts section provides information on toxicologic principles such as history taking, providing supportive care, and managing emergency treatment. General Exposures section addresses nontraditional toxicology such as indoor environmental air, pesticides, pharmaceuticals, and toxicities in pregnant and lactating animals. Miscellaneous Toxicant Groups section covers commonly encountered specific toxicants, the proper use of diagnostic laboratories, use of human pois

Small Animal Pediatrics   E Book Book

Small Animal Pediatrics E Book


  • Author : Michael E. Peterson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-06-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN 10 : 9781437701951

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A practical reference for the general veterinary clinician, Small Animal Pediatrics: The First 12 Months of Life compiles into a single location the latest information in the rapidly developing field of canine and feline pediatrics. Editors Michael Peterson, DVM, MS, and Michelle Kutzler, DVM, PhD, DACT are joined by more than 40 expert contributors in providing coverage from prenatal care to one year of age. For ease of use, the text is divided into four sections. A General Considerations section opens the book by covering prenatal care of the bitch and queen, birth, normal physical examinations, growth, husbandry, nutrition, care of orphans, neonatal mortality, behavior, emergency and critical care, and immunology. The second section, Common Infectious Diseases, covers bacterial, viral, fungal, rickettsial, and parasitic infections. The third section describes diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to the young patient including radiology, ultrasound, aesthetic and surgical considerations, pain management, pharmacology, and clinical pathology. Finally, the fourth section covers a variety of organ systems with discussions on normal development, congenital conditions, and acquired diseases. The text also includes information that is usually difficult to find, including a pediatric formulary, care of orphan puppies, clinical pathology values, prenatal care, and normal growth and development guidelines. This book will be a significant asset to any veterinary library! Offers a practical, clinically oriented resource for the unique diagnostic and treatment challenges posed by pediatric and juvenile animal patients. Includes comprehensive coverage of all special problems encountered in pet management from birth through the first 12 months of life. Provides clear, step-by-step guidelines for important clinical procedures and techniques for the most vulnerable of small animal patients. Covers procedures such as intraosseous catheterization and fluid therapy, venipuncture, a

Fundamentals of Veterinary Clinical Pathology Book

Fundamentals of Veterinary Clinical Pathology


  • Author : Steven L. Stockham
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-05-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 928
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118686072

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This book provides in-depth information about common clinical laboratory assays that are used to evaluate domestic mammals, including what assays measure, sample or assay conditions that affect results, and what results indicate about the physiologic or pathologic state of a patient. Whenever possible, diseases and conditions are grouped by common mechanisms or processes to promote a conceptual understanding of laboratory data that can be generally applied across many species. New to the second edition are additional disorders, diagnostic tests, illustrations, images, references, and pathophysiologic explanations. This text has proven valuable to students and veterinarians wanting a fundamental understanding of veterinary clinical pathology.

Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine Book

Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine


  • Author : Steeve Giguère
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-07-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 704
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118675076

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The Fifth Edition of Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine, the most comprehensive reference available on veterinary antimicrobial drug use, has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the rapid advancements in the field of antimicrobial therapy. Encompassing all aspects of antimicrobial drug use in animals, the book provides detailed coverage of virtually all types of antimicrobials relevant to animal health. Now with a new chapter on antimicrobial therapy in zoo animals, Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine offers a wealth of invaluable information for appropriately prescribing antimicrobial therapies and shaping public policy. Divided into four sections covering general principles of antimicrobial therapy, classes of antimicrobial agents, special considerations, and antimicrobial drug use in multiple animal species, the text is enhanced by tables, diagrams, and photos. Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine is an essential resource for anyone concerned with the appropriate use of antimicrobial drugs, including veterinary practitioners, students, public health veterinarians, and industry and research scientists.

Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Book

Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics


  • Author : Jim E. Riviere
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-12-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1552
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118855881

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Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tenth Edition is a fully updated and revised version of the gold-standard reference on the use of drug therapy in all major veterinary species. Provides current, detailed information on using drug therapies in all major domestic animal species Organized logically by drug class and treatment indication, with exhaustive information on the rational use of drugs in veterinary medicine Includes extensive tables of pharmacokinetic data, products available, and dosage regimens Adds new chapters on pharmaceutics, ophthalmic pharmacology, food animal pharmacology, and aquatic animal pharmacology Includes access to a companion website with the figures from the book in PowerPoint

Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia Book

Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia


  • Author : Luis Campoy
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 309
  • ISBN 10 : 9780813819945

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Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia is an up-to-date, complete resource for performing local anesthetic techniques in small animals. This practical, clinically oriented reference presents step-by-step procedures for performing common locoregional blocks and is organized logically by body system. The first book to draw information on this topic into one resource, Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia is equally useful as a comprehensive reference and as a quick source of information with checklists and pictures to assist with performing various blocks in practice. Beginning with introductory sections offering an overview of general considerations for patient preparation and pharmacology, the heart of the book is devoted to detailed instructions for performing regional anesthetic techniques, including reviews of the literature, useful illustrations, diagrams, and clinical tips. Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia provides an invaluable tool for veterinary anesthesiologists and practitioners who incorporate local and regional anesthetic techniques into their small animal practices.

Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques Book

Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques


  • Author : Amanda M. Shelby
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-04-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 332
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118428047

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Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques provides a quick reference to protocols for anesthetizing canine, feline, and exotic animal patients in veterinary practice. This portable companion provides complete information on anesthetic procedures, from the basics of pharmacology, physiology, and equipment to handling challenging procedures and the compromised patient. A companion website features videos, images, and worksheets for calculations. The book offers an overview of the anesthetic process, with tips on how to anticipate and avoid complications, with example protocols for specific patients. Veterinarians and veterinary technicians will find this how-to guide to providing anesthesia to be an ideal resource for fast access to drug dosages, anesthesia protocols, and special considerations for specific procedures.

Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs Book

Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs


  • Author : Mark G. Papich
  • Publisher : Saunders
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 740
  • ISBN 10 : 1416028889

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Accompanying CD-ROM contains ... "customizable client information handouts for 125 of the most commonly prescribed small animal drugs, with clear, concise instructions that encourage compliance."--P. [4] of cover.