Veterinary Medicine: A Textbook ... Sheep, Pigs & Goats

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Item#: 9780702052460
Edition 11
Author Constable, Peter Et Al.
Cover Hardback
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Treat the diseases affecting large animals!Veterinary Medicine, 11th Edition provides up-to-date information on the diseases of horses, cattle, sheep, goats, and pigs. Comprehensive coverage includes the principles of clinical examination and making a diagnosis, along with specific therapy recommendations. For easier use, this edition has been divided into two volumes and restructured into a logical, anatomically based approach to disease. From internationally known veterinary experts Peter Constable, Kenneth Hinchcliff, Stanley Done, and Walter Grünberg, this book is the definitive, one-stop reference for farm animal and equine care.

Table of Contents
1. Clinical Examination and Making a Diagnosis<
>2. Examination of the Population<
>3. Biosecurity and Infection Control<
>4. General Systemic States<
>5. Disturbances of Free Water, Electrolytes, Acid-Base Balance, and Oncotic Pressure<
>6. Practical Antimicrobial Therapeutics<
>7. Diseases of the Alimentary Tract Horses, Pigs, and Neonatal Ruminants<
>8. Diseases of the Alimentary Tract Adult Ruminants<
>9. Diseases of the Liver and Pancreas<
>10. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System<
>11. Diseases of the Hemolymphatic and Immune Systems<
>12. Diseases of the Respiratory System<
>13. Diseases of the Urinary System<
>14. Diseases of the Nervous System<
>15. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System<
>16. Diseases of the Skin, Eye, Conjunctiva, and External Ear<
>17. Metabolic and Endocrine Diseases<
>18. Diseases Primarily Affecting the Reproductive SystemNEW! <
>19. Perinatal Diseases<
>20. Diseases of the Mammary Gland<
>21. Systemic and Multi-Organ Diseases<
>APPENDICES <
>Appendix 1: Conversion Tables<
>Appendix 2: Reference Laboratory Values<
>Appendix 3: Drug doses and intervals for horses and ruminants<
>Appendix 4: Drug doses and intervals for pigs<
>Index