Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian- book cover

Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian-

Small animal veterinarians of all specialties and at all stages in their careers will find the new edition of Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian their invaluable one-stop shop for the information they need to provide optimal patient care in an emergency situation. Readers familiar with the previous edition will be pleased to see the text comprehensively updated, with much new content and many new features including an all-color design to make finding information easier than ever. Those coming to the book for the first time will appreciate its clarity of structure, its concise and practical approach and its step-by-step presentation of key information, all of which will prove their worth time and again in each new emergency, whatever the species. For those working as a solo doctor in an emergency practice, Emergency Procedures for the Small Animal Veterinarian third edition will fulfil the role of a substitute colleague when further information is needed quickly. No small animal clinician will want to be without a copy.

 New to this edition

  • Contains two new chapters on supportive care (fluid therapy, oxygen supplementation, analgesia, nutritional support) and shock
  • Presents the latest recommendations for cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Includes the latest diagnostic testing regimens
  • Offers current therapeutic recommendations including analgesia and nutritional support
  • Dr Plunkett is joined by new co-authors for respiratory emergencies and emergencies of the urinary tract, and for a completely revised and augmented exotics chapter
  • Contains major updates, revisions and expansions of the toxicologic emergencies chapter

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Published: December 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7020-2768-0

Reviews

  • "The book is packed with very practical tips which are obivously the fruit of the author's experience. Each chapter is also backed with list of references."

    Royal Canin - Vet's Today,  December 2013


Contents

  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
    Respiratory Emergencies
    Traumatic Emergencies
    Environmental Emergencies
    Dermatologic Emergencies
    Hematologic Emergencies
    Gastrointestinal Emergencies
    Metabolic and Endocrine Emergencies
    Urogenital and Reproductive Emergencies
    Neurologic and Ocular Emergencies
    Toxicologic Emergencies
    Emergencies in Exotic Species
    Appendices
    Index

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