Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat

Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat

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The editor and his author team of international renown have produced a landmark volume - the first fully illustrated textbook of small animal clinical medicine. While covering all the major areas of internal medicine of the dog and cat, the emphasis is on brevity and the more common disorders. The book is organised by body system, and each chapter is structured in a consistent way, providing the definition of each disorder, its causes, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnosis and management options. The practical, focused text is richly illustrated throughout by over 1,000 clinical colour photographs, imaging, diagrams and tables, and will be of lasting value to practitioners and students as a learning resource and permanent reference.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 600 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 37.08mm | 2,340.54g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1038 Illustrations, color
  • 1874545626
  • 9781874545620

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The editor and his author team of international renown have produced a landmark volume - the first fully illustrated textbook of small animal clinical medicine. While covering all the major areas of internal medicine of the dog and cat, the emphasis is on brevity and the more common disorders. The book is organised by body system, and each chapter is structured in a consistent way, providing the definition of each disorder, its causes, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnosis and management options. The practical, focused text is richly illustrated throughout by over 1,000 clinical colour photographs, imaging, diagrams and tables, and will be of lasting value to practitioners and students as a learning resource and permanent reference.
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Table of contents

Contents
Contributors
Preface
Abbreviations
1 Dermatologic Disorders
2 Ophthamologic Disorders
3 Infectious Diseases
4 Cardiovascular Disorders
5 Respiratory Disorders
6 Hematologic Disorders
7 Gastrointestinal Disorders
8 Liver Disorders
9 Pancreatic Disorders
10 Endocrine Disorders
11 Urinary Disorders
12 Reproductive Disorders
13 Neurologic Disorders
14 Musculoskeletal Disorders
Index
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"Well designed and written textbook...... contains the best color illustrations of any internal medicine textbook currently available."
JAVMA
"Emphasis is on brevity and clarity.... Illustrations all of the highest quality.... Excellent value, strongly recommended."
The Veterinary Record
"....an informatitive and lavishly illustrated book that would compliment any practice library"
Irish Veterinary Journal
"The value of pictures in making a book readable sounds like a contradiction but is absolutely true...... the quality of the illustrations of each disorder has to be seen to be believed."
Veterinary Review
"A colourful approach to clinical medicine of the dog and cat....an excellent learning aid.... provides a fun and practical way of learning about small animal medicine."
J.S.A.P.
"When used as a reference book, it contributes greatly to the field of internal medicine of the dog and cat...... will be used frequently and with much pleasure."
European Journal of Companion Animal Practice
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