Small Animal Oncology

1st Edition

An Introduction

Authors: Susan North Tania Banks
Print ISBN: 9780702028007
eBook ISBN: 9780702042508
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
Published Date: 9th July 2009
Page Count: 304


A highly practical guide suitable for in-clinic reference, Small Animal Oncology has been designed for maximum ease of use and accessibility of information. Whilst giving clear and up-to-date briefing for the busy practitioner, it also is a valuable resource to the student with a special interest in oncology. This Introduction gives an overview of cancer biology and explains the principles of available therapies. There is up to date discussion on new and developing techniques and treatments, and guidance on when these are indicated. The book covers all common, most less common and some rare aspects of small animal oncology.

Key Features

  • accompanying Evolve website includes over 20 clinical cases to try your knowledge
  • all-round practical, useful, every day essential guide to small animal oncology
  • schematic approach gives quick access to information when you need it
  • explains biology and the basic principles as well as indicating treatment options


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About the Author

Susan North

Affiliations and Expertise

Medical Oncologist, Veterinary Referrals in Cancer and Critical Care, Laindon, Essex, UK; RCVS Recognized Specialist in Oncology; European Specialist in Internal Medicine & Medical Oncology

Tania Banks

Affiliations and Expertise

Specialist Small Animal Surgeon, Brisbane Veterinary Specialist Centre, Albany Creek, Australia; Fellow of the Australian College of Veterinary Surgeons