Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine, Volume 6 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416056416, 9781455754632

Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine, Volume 6

1st Edition

Authors: John August
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416056416
eBook ISBN: 9781455754632
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 3rd November 2009
Page Count: 920

Table of Contents

SECTION 1 - INFECTIOUS DISEASES

1. Pyothorax: New Insights into an Old Disease

2. Influenza Infections

3. The Role of Wolbachia in Heartworm Infection

4. Cytauxzoon Infections

5. Sino-Orbital Aspergillosis: An Emerging Clinical Syndrome

6. Progress on Diagnosis of Retrovirus Infections

7. Diagnosis and Treatment of Feline Infectious Peritonitis

SECTION 2 - NUTRITION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE – NEW!

8. Dietary Therapy of Chronic Diarrhea

9. Dietary Therapy of Diseases of the Lower Urinary Tract

10. Metabolism, Diet, and Obesity

11. Probiotics

12. Critical Care Nutrition

13. Unconventional Diets

14. Nutritional Management of Chronic Kidney Disease

SECTION 3 - GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM

15. Gastrointestinal Function Testing

16. Imaging of the Gastrointestinal Tract

17. Diagnosis of Low-Grade Gastrointestinal Lymphoma

18. Protozoal Infections

19. Cholangiohepatitis

20. Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency

21. Antiemetic Therapy

22. Therapeutic Approach to Cats with Chronic Diarrhea

SECTION 4 - ENDOCRINE AND METABOLIC DISEASE

24. Hyperaldosteronism

25. Hyperthyroidism and the Kidneys

26. Monitoring of Diabetes Mellitus

27. New Long-Acting Insulins

28. Diabetic Emergencies

29. Acromegaly

SECTION 5 - DERMATOLOGY

30. Examining the Ear, Ear Canal, and Tympanic Membrane

31. Diagnostic Imaging of the Ear

32. Medical Management of Otitis

33. Rush and Conventional Immunotherapy

34. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Infections

35. Acne

36. Use of Interferon Omega for Skin Diseases

37. How to Treat Parasites without Killing the Patient

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Description

Completely revised and updated with 80 all-new chapters covering the most important information on current diagnostic, treatment, and preventive challenges facing feline practitioners today, Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine is an invaluable addition to every small animal clinician’s library. Full-color illustrations and expert contributions help you master and apply the latest advances in feline nutrition, emerging diseases, pet overpopulation, advanced imaging, and more with a comprehensive, clinically relevant approach.

Key Features

  • More than 100 worldwide leaders in small animal practice provide expert insight across the full spectrum of feline internal medicine.
  • Extensive references make it easy to find additional information about specific topics most important to your practice.

  • Details

    No. of pages:
    920
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © Saunders 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    eBook ISBN:
    9781455754632
    eBook ISBN:
    9781437701883
    eBook ISBN:
    9781455757664
    Hardcover ISBN:
    9781416056416

    About the Authors

    John August Author

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Diplomate, ACVIM, Professor of Feline Internal Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A & M University, College Station, TX