Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary ... Animal Toxicology

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Edition 02
Author Hovda Et Al
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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology, Second Edition puts all the information needed to rapidly and accurately manage poisonings in small animal patients at the clinician's fingertips.Provides concise, bulleted information focused on the most important facts needed when treating a poisoned cat or dogCarefully organized for ease of use in an emergency, with important toxicants arranged alphabetically within categoriesDetails clinically relevant information on the most common toxicants encountered by  small animalsPresents a wealth of color photographs to aid in plant identificationIncludes 14 new topics to this edition covering cyclosporine A, sleep aids, tacrolimus, bath salts, synthetic marijuana, poisonous lizards, imidacloprid, spring bulbs, and sodium monofluoroacetate

Table of Contents
Contributor List  xiiiPreface xixAbout the Companion Website  xxisection 1 Clinical Toxicology chapter 1 Decontamination and Detoxification of the Poisoned Patient  3chapter 2 Emergency Management of the Poisoned Patient 19chapter 3 Antidotes and Other Useful Drugs  36chapter 4 Identification and Management of the Unknown Toxicant  49chapter 5 Laboratory Diagnostics for Toxicology 60section 2 Specific Toxins & Toxicants Alcohols and Glycol Ethers 69 chapter 6 Alcohols 71chapter 7 Ethylene Glycol and Diethylene Glycol  78chapter 8 Propylene Glycol 85Construction and Industrial Materials 93chapter 9 Glues and Adhesives  95chapter 10 Hydrocarbons 101chapter 11 Hydrofluoric Acid 108Drugs: Human Prescription  117chapter 12 5-Fluorouracil 119chapter 13 Amphetamines 126chapter 14 Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors  132chapter 15 Atypical Antipsychotics 137chapter 16 Baclofen 143chapter 17 Benzodiazepines 149chapter 18 Beta2 Receptor Agonists (Albuterol and Others)  155chapter 19 Beta Receptor Antagonists (Beta-Blockers)  162chapter 20 Calcipotriene/Calcipotriol 172chapter 21 Calcium Channel Blockers  178chapter 22 Colchicine  187chapter 23 Cyclosporine A 192chapter 24 Diuretics 197chapter 25 Minoxidil  204chapter 26 Nonbenzodiazepine Sleep Aids  212chapter 27 Opiates and Opioids 217chapter 28 SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants 227chapter 29 Tacrolimus  233chapter 30 Thyroid Hormones (T3 and T4) 238Drugs: Illicit and Recreational  243chapter 31 Club Drugs (MDMA, GHB, Flunitrazepam, and Bath Salts)  245chapter 32 Cocaine  253chapter 33 LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide) 259chapter 34 Marijuana 264chapter 35 Methamphetamine 271chapter 36 Miscellaneous Hallucinogens and Dissociative Agents 278chapter 37 Opiates and Opioids (Illicit) 286chapter 38 PCP (Phencyclidine)  295chapter 39 Synthetic Cannabinoids  300Drugs: Over the Counter  305chapter 40 Acetaminophen  307chapter 41 Antitussives and Expectorants (Dextromethorphan)  313chapter 42 Aspirin 320chapter 43 Decongestants (Pseudoephedrine, Phenylephrine)  327chapter 44 Decongestants (Imidazolines)  333chapter 45 Human NSAIDs (Ibuprofen, Naproxen)  339chapter 46 Nicotine and Tobacco 347chapter 47 Vitamins and Minerals  354Drugs: Veterinary Prescription 367chapter 48 Alpha2-Adrenergic Agonists  369chapter 49 Ivermectin/Milbemycin /Moxidectin 374chapter 50 Phenylpropanolamine  385chapter 51 Pimobendan 391chapter 52 Veterinary NSAIDs (Carprofen, Deracoxib, Firocoxib, Ketoprofen, Meloxicam, Robenacoxib, Tepoxalin) 396Envenomations 405chapter 53 Black Widow Spiders  407chapter 54 Brown Recluse Spiders  412chapter 55 Bufo Toads 418chapter 56 Crotalids (Pit Vipers) 424chapter 57 Elapids (Coral Snakes) 436chapter 58 Scorpions 444chapter 59 Venomous Lizards (Heloderma) 450chapter 60 Wasps, Hornets, and Bees  457Foods  467chapter 61 Bread Dough  469chapter 62 Calcium Supplements 474chapter 63 Chocolate and Caffeine  479chapter 64 Grapes and Raisins 485chapter 65 Hops  491chapter 66 Macadamia Nuts 497chapter 67 Mycotoxins & Aflatoxin 502chapter 68 Mycotoxins & Tremorgenic  508chapter 69 Onions and Garlic 515chapter 70 Salt  521chapter 71 Xylitol 529Foreign Objects 535chapter 72 Foreign Objects  537Garden, Yard, and Farm Chemicals  545chapter 73 Bone and Blood Meal 547chapter 74 Diquat and Paraquat  552chapter 75 Fertilizers  560chapter 76 Herbicides  565chapter 77 Methionine  571Herbals 577chapter 78 Ephedra/Ma Huang  579chapter 79 Essential Oils/Liquid Potpourri 585chapter 80 Tea Tree Oil/Melaleuca Oil 592Home Care and Recreational Products  599chapter 81 Acids  601chapter 82 Alkalis  609chapter 83 Batteries 617chapter 84 Matches and Fireworks 624chapter 85 Mothballs 630chapter 86 Paintballs  637chapter 87 Phenols and Pine Oils 646chapter 88 Soaps, Detergents, Fa
ic Softeners, Enzymatic Cleaners, and Deodorizers 655Insecticides and Molluscicides  663chapter 89 Amitraz  665chapter 90 Metaldehyde  672chapter 91 Imidacloprid and Other Neonicotinoids 678chapter 92 Miscellaneous Insecticides  683chapter 93 Organophosphorus and Carbamate Insecticides 689chapter 94 Pyrethrins and Pyrethroids  697Metals and Metalloids  705chapter 95 Iron 707chapter 96 Lead  716chapter 97 Zinc   723Nondrug Consumer Products 729chapter 98 Glow Jewelry (Dibutyl Phthalate) 731chapter 99 Fluoride 736Plants and Biotoxins 743chapter 100 Azaleas and Rhododendrons  745chapter 101 Blue-green Algae (Cyanobacteria) 751chapter 102 Cardiac Glycosides 760chapter 103 Lilies 770chapter 104 Mushrooms  778chapter 105 Oxalates & Insoluble  787chapter 106 Oxalates & Soluble  797chapter 107 Sago Palm (Cycads)  804chapter 108 Spring Bulbs 812chapter 109 Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Plant  821chapter 110 Yew 827Rodenticides  833chapter 111 Anticoagulants 835chapter 112 Bromethalin 844chapter 113 Cholecalciferol 850chapter 114 Sodium Monofluoroacetate (Compound 1080)  856chapter 115 Phosphides 862chapter 116 Strychnine  871Toxic Gases  879chapter 117 Carbon Monoxide  881chapter 118 Smoke Inhalation 885section 3 Reference Information appendix 1 Ab
eviations 899appendix 2 Information Resources for Toxicology  905appendix 3 Metallic Toxicants 913appendix 4 Toxic Plants and Their Clinical Signs: Antidotes and Treatment  919appendix 5 Topical Toxins: Common Human OTC Dermatological Preparations 927Index by Toxins and Toxicants 933Index by Clinical Signs  951