cover image - Veterinary Anaesthesia,11th Edition
ISBN: 9780702027932
Page Count: 712
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
List Price: $117.00

Veterinary Anaesthesia, 11th Edition

by Kathy W. Clarke, MA, VetMB, DVA, DVetMed, MRCVS and Cynthia M. Trim, BVSc, MRCVS, DVA, DACVA, DECVA,
Hardcover
cover image - Veterinary Anaesthesia,11th Edition
ISBN: 9780702027932
Page Count: 712
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
List Price: $117.00
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    • all large and small animal species covered in one book: includes new advances in anaesthesia in horses, birds, lab animals and wild animals
    • glossary of USA and UK drug names: up-dated coverage of all new anaesthetic agents in Europe and the USA
    • first section covers principles of drug action, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics

    • the only book to discuss anaesthesia of individual species in detail: lot of info on anaesthesia of goats, sheep and other herbivores such as camels and llamas

    • also covers analgesia in all species
    • chapter on special cases such as anaesthesia in obstetrics
    • chapter on anaesthetic accidents and crises !
      • Presents a range of new chapters from contributors of international repute.
      • The evidence base has been expanded and, wherever possible, information is supported by a review of the literature.
      • Now in colour throughout, the all-new design includes check-list boxes to facilitate understanding/troubleshooting and increase safety.
      • New illustrations have been added in many chapters to clarify practical points of technique.
  • Contributors

    Preface

    In memoriam L. W. Hall

    SECTION 1 PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES

    1. An introduction to anaesthesia

    And general considerations

    2. Patient monitoring and clinical measurement

    3. An introduction to pharmacokinetics

    4. Principles of sedation, anticholinergic agents, and principles of premedication

    5. Analgesia

    Kate Borer-Weir

    6. Injectable anaesthetic agents

    7. General pharmacology of the inhalation anaesthetics

    8. Relaxation of the skeletal muscles

    9. Pulmonary gas exchange: artificial ventilation of the lungs

    10. Apparatus for administration of anaesthetics

    SECTION 2 ANAESTHESIA OF THE SPECIES

    11. Anaesthesia of the horse

    12. Anaesthesia of cattle

    13. Anaesthesia of sheep, goats and other herbivores

    14. Anaesthesia of the pig

    15. Anaesthesia of the dog

    16. Anaesthesia of the cat

    17.  Anaesthesia of small mammals, exotic pets, aquatic and small wildlife

    Stephen J. Divers

    18. Chemical immobilization of wild animals

    Sonia M. Hernandez

    SPECIAL ANAESTHESIA

    19. Anaesthesia for obstetrics

    20. Anaesthesia for intrathoracic procedures

    21. Complications

    22. Cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation (CPCR)

    Jennifer G. Adams

    Appendix

    Index

  • Kathy W. Clarke, MA, VetMB, DVA, DVetMed, MRCVS, Department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery, Royal Veterinary College, UK and Cynthia M. Trim, BVSc, MRCVS, DVA, DACVA, DECVA,, Department of Large Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
This is a Faculty Product!
Any student who attempts to request a review copy will be reported to the school's faculty and administration.
Please note
All review copy requests, upon verification of instructor status, will be fulfilled as a digital version of the product, if available.
Please note
This item has low stock levels and may be back-ordered. We'll let you know if it is back-ordered, and you will not be charged until the item ships.