Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound, 4th Edition
Help your students learn ultrasonography skills from head to tail! Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound, 4th Edition provides in-depth coverage of the latest techniques, applications, and developments in veterinary ultrasonography. It shows how ultrasonography can be an indispensable part of a diagnostic workup for everything from cardiac and hepatic disease to detached retinas and intestinal masses. All-new content on internal medicine is integrated throughout the text, addressing disease processes and pathologies, their evaluation, and treatment. From an expert team of authors led by John S. Mattoon, this reference includes access to an Expert Consult website with more than 100 video clips and a fully searchable version of the entire text.
- Logical organization makes reference quick and easy, with chapters organized by body system and arranged in a head-to-tail order.
- Coverage of Doppler imaging principles and applications includes non-cardiac organs and abdominal vasculature.
- Photographs of gross anatomic and pathological specimens accompany ultrasound images, showing the tissues under study and facilitating a complete interpretation of ultrasound images.
- More than 100 video clips demonstrate normal and abnormal conditions as they appear in ultrasound scans, including conditions ranging from esophageal abscess to splenic hyperplasia.
- More than 2,000 full-color images include the most current ultrasound technology.
- NEW! Updated content on diagnostic ultrasound ensures that you are informed about the latest developments and prepared to meet the challenges of the clinical environment.
- NEW! Coverage of internal medicine includes basic knowledge about a disease process, the value of various blood tests in evaluating the disease, as well as treatment strategies.
- NEW editors Rance K. Sellon and Clifford R. Berry bring a fresh focus and perspective to this classic text.
- NEW! Expert Consult website includes a fully searchable eBook version of the text along with video clips demonstrating normal and abnormal conditions as they appear in ultrasound scans.
- NEW! New and updated figures throughout the book demonstrate current, high-quality images from state-of-the-art equipment.
- NEW contributing authors add new chapters, ensuring that this book contains current, authoritative information on the latest ultrasound techniques.
1. Fundamentals of Diagnostic Ultrasound
2. Ultrasound-Guided Aspiration and Biopsy Procedures
3. Point-of-Care Ultrasound
4. Abdominal Ultrasound Scanning Techniques
12. Gastrointestinal Tract
13. Peritoneal Fluid, Lymph Nodes, Masses, Peritoneal Cavity, Great Vessel Thrombosis, and Focused Examinations
14. Musculoskeletal System
15. Adrenal Glands
16. Urinary Tract
17. Prostate and Testes
18. Ovaries and Uterus
John S. Mattoon, DVM, DACVR, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, Rance K. Sellon, DVM, PhD, Associate Professor Veterinary Clinical Sciences Washington State University Pullman, WA and Clifford Rudd Berry, DVM, Courtesy Professor SACS University of Florida Gainesville FL Academic Coordinator Vet-CT Apex NC