This concise review of clinically relevant toxins supplies you with vital information on the source, clinical signs, toxicity, mechanism of action, diagnosis, and treatment options most commonly encountered in veterinary practice. Organized alphabetically, this book is designed to enable you to locate quickly the vital information you need to diagnose and treat the animal. The final chapter includes practical information on collecting and storing samples, finding diagnostic laboratories to evaluate the toxic specimens, and interpreting the data.
Overview of Veterinary Toxicology; Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis of Common Veterinary Toxicants; Pathophysiology of Selected Mechanisms; Alphabetical Listing of Common Veterinary Toxins; Therapeutic Approach to the Poisoned Veterinary Patient; Diagnostic Toxicology
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- 18th January 2001
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Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX