Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound

3rd Edition

Print ISBN: 9781416048671
eBook ISBN: 9780323242967
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th December 2014
Page Count: 680


Now in full-color with over 750 vivid images located near their text descriptions, Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound, 3rd Edition is the must-have resource for coverage of the basic principles of ultrasonography in small animal medical care. Using a logical body-systems approach, where chapters are organized from "head to tail," this third edition offers completely revised and up-to-date information regarding the latest techniques, applications, and developments in ultrasonography — including expanded coverage of Doppler imaging principles and new gross anatomic and pathological specimen images. Also new to this edition are 100 video clips (housed on a companion website) that demonstrate normal and abnormal conditions as they appear in ultrasound scans.

"This is the book that any clinician that has interest in veterinary diagnostic imaging should have." Reviewed by Denis Novak on behalf of European Journal of Companion Animal Practice, June 2015

"There will be very few clinicians who will fail to learn something new within a few minutes of opening it." Reviewed by Louise McLean on behalf of Veterinary Record, July 2015

Video clips accessible on the accompanying website allows the ultrasonographer to visualise organs in motion. The real stuff!" Reviewed by Fabienne Dethioux on behalf of Royal Canin: Vets Today, July 2015

Key Features

  • Head-to-tail chapter organization makes finding specific information quick and easy.
  • The most up-to-date ultrasound imaging techniques ensure you stay on top of the industry.
  • Online glossary contains over 400 terms offer a more complete understanding of ultrasonography.

Table of Contents

1. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Ultrasound
2. Ultrasound Guided Aspiration and Biopsy Procedures
3. Advanced Ultrasound Techniques
4. Abdominal Ultrasound Scanning Techniques
5. Eye
6. Neck
7. Thorax
8. Heart
9. Liver
10. Spleen
11. Pancreas
12. Gastrointestinal Tract
13. Peritoneal Fluid, Lymph Nodes, Masses, Peritoneal Cavity, Great Vessel Thrombosis, and Focused Examinations
14. Musculoskeletal System
15. Adrenal Glands
16. Urinary Tract
17. Prostate and Testes
18. Ovaries and Uterus


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