Key Features

  • Individual case presentations provide a valuable tool for differential diagnosis.
  • Practical overviews for procedures such as blood transfusion, abdominal paracentesis, and ECG give you reliable support for some of the most common procedures in bovine care.
  • Body systems organization makes diagnosis easier and more effective by isolating system-specific diseases and conditions.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Examination and Assessment

1. The Clinical Examination, Thomas J. Divers, Simon F. Peek, Gillian Perkins

2. Therapeutics and Routine Procedures, Thomas J. Divers and Simon F. Peek

Part 2: Diseases of Body Systems

3. Cardiovascular Diseases, Simon F. Peek and Sheila M. McGuirk

4. Respiratory Diseases, Thomas J. Divers

5. Noninfectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract, Susan Fubini and Thomas J. Divers

6. Infectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract, David C. Van Metre, Bud C. Tennant, and Robert H. Whitlock

7. Skin Diseases, Danny W. Scott

8. Diseases of the Teats and Udder, Lisle W. George, Thomas J. Divers, Norm Ducharme, and Frank Welcome

9. Reproductive Diseases, R. Hillman

10. Urinary Tract Diseases, Thomas J. Divers

11. Musculoskeletal Diseases, Chuck Guard

12. Neurologic Diseases, Alexander deLahunta and Thomas J. Divers

13. Ocular Diseases, Ronald Riis

14. Metabolic Diseases, Simon F. Peek and Thomas J. Divers

15. Miscellaneous Infectious Diseases, Frank Garry

16. Miscellaneous Toxicities and Deficiencies, Frank Garry

Details

No. of pages:
704
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781416064459
eBook ISBN:
9781437710830
Print ISBN:
9781416031376

About the authors

Thomas J. Divers

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, The Health Science Unit of Cornell University, Department of Clinical Studies, Ithaca, NY, USA

Simon Peek

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Assistant Professor of Large Animal Medicine, Theriogenology, and Infectious Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI