Veterinary Medicine

10th Edition

A textbook of the diseases of cattle, horses, sheep, pigs and goats

Editors:

  • Otto Radostits
  • Clive Gay
  • Kenneth Hinchcliff
  • Peter Constable
  • Key Features

    • Includes important information essential to any large-animal veterinarian, especially those working with horses, cattle, sheep, pigs, or goats.
    • User-friendly format allows the reader to quickly absorb key information.
    • Quick review/synopsis sections for complex diseases make important information easy to find.
    • Features content on major diseases of all countries, including foreign animal and emerging diseases.

    Table of Contents

    PART ONE: GENERAL MEDICINE

    1. Clinical examination and making a diagnosis

    2. General systemic states

    3. Diseases of the newborn

    4. Practical antimicrobial therapeutics

    5. Diseases of the alimentary tract – I

    6. Diseases of the alimentary tract – II

    7. Diseases of the liver and pancreas

    8. Diseases of the cardiovascular system

    9. Diseases of the hemolymphatic system

    10. Diseases of the respiratory system

    11. Diseases of the urinary system

    12. Diseases of the nervous system

    13. Diseases of the musculoskeletal system

    14. Diseases of the skin, conjunctivae and external ear

    15. Diseases of the mammary gland

    PART TWO: SPECIAL MEDICINE

    16. Diseases associated with bacteria I

    17. Diseases associated with bacteria II

    18. Diseases associated with bacteria IV

    19. Diseases associated with bacteria V

    20. Disease associated with viruses and chlamydia

    21. Diseases associated with viruses and chlamydia II

    22. Diseases associated with prions

    23. Diseases associated with rickettsiales

    24. Diseases associated with algae and fungi

    25. Diseases associated with protozoa

    26. Diseases associated with helminth parasites

    27. Diseases associated with arthropod parasites

    28. Metabolic diseases

    29. Diseases associated with nutritional deficiencies

    30. Diseases associated with physical agents

    31. Diseases associated with inorganic and farm chemicals

    32. Diseases associated with toxins in plants, fungi, cyanobacteria, clavibacteria, insects and animals

    33. Diseases associated with allergy

    34. Diseases associated with the inheritance of undesirable characters

    35. Specific diseases of uncertain etiology

    APPENDICES

    Conversion Tables

    Reference Laboratory Values

    Drug doses and

    Details

    No. of pages:
    2065
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702027772
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702039911