Key Features

  • The most comprehensive infectious disease coverage available helps you confidently address clinical problems related to infectious diseases in dogs and cats, and includes:
    • Immunization strategies and environmental control of infections

    • Immunodeficiency disorders

    • Prevention of infection in multi-pet and shelter settings

    • Immunocompromised people and their pets

  • Vibrant full-color illustrations clarify disease features and modes of disease transmission for enhanced diagnostic accuracy and disease prevention.
  • Convenient tables deliver therapeutic recommendations and drug dosages at a glance.
  • Complete antimicrobial drug formulary provides fast, easy access to indications, recommended dosages, and pharmacologic considerations essential for all relevant pharmaceuticals.
  • State-of-the-art diagnostic testing procedures help you ensure accurate diagnoses for all clinically relevant pathogens.
  • Content reflects the expert insight and vast clinical experience of a panel of trusted authorities on small animal infectious diseases.
  • Easy-to-use companion website provides convenient online access to additional images, tables, boxes, appendices, and references linked directly to original PubMed abstracts.

Table of Contents

Section I: Viral, Rickettsial, Chlamydial, and Mycoplasmal Diseases

1. Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral and Rickettsial Infections and Epidemiology of Infectious Disease

2. Antiviral and Immunomodulatory Chemotherapy

3. Canine Distemper

4. Infectious Canine Hepatitis, Canine Acidophil Cell Hepatitis

5. Canine Herpesviral Infection

6. Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease

7. Nonrespiratory Parainfluenza Viral Infections of Dogs

8. Canine Enteric Viral Infections

9. Feline Enteric Viral Infections

10. Feline Coronaviral Infections

11. Feline Leukemia Viral Infections

12. Feline Immunodeficiency Viral Infections

13. Feline Adenoviral Infection

14. Feline Respiratory Infections

15. Feline Foamy (Synctium-Forming) Viral Infection

16. Feline Paramyxoviral Infections

17. Poxviral Infection

18. Papillomaviral Infections

19. Miscellaneous Viral Infections

20. Rabies and Other Lyssaviral Infections

21. Pseudorabies

22. Enteroviral Infections

23. Influenza Viral Infections

24. Arthropod-Borne Viral Infections

25. Neorickettsia and Wolbachia Infections

26. Ehrlichia and Anaplasma Infections

27. Rocky Mountain and Mediterranean Spotted Fevers, Cat-Flea Typhuslike Illness,
Rickettsialpox, Typhus, and Q Fever

28. Chlamydial Infections

 

Section II: Bacterial Diseases

29. Hemotrophic Mycoplasmosis (Haemobartonellosis)

30.Mycoplasmal, Ureaplasmal, and L-Form Infections

31. Laboratory Diagnosis of Bacterial Infections

32. Antibacterial Chemotherapy

33. Stroptococcal and Other Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections

34. Staphylococcal Infections

35. Gram-Negative Infections

36. Sepsis

37. Enteric Bacterial Infections

38. Can

Details

No. of pages:
1376
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416061304
Electronic ISBN:
9781437701906