ISBN: 9781455746422
Page Count: 1376
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Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition

by Jane E. Sykes, BVSc(Hons), PhD, DACVIM and Craig E. Greene, DVM, MS, DACVIM
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ISBN: 9781455746422
Page Count: 1376
Imprint: Saunders
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The definitive reference for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of small animal infections, Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 4th Edition delivers current, comprehensive information essential to the management of infectious diseases caused by viruses, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas, bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa, and unknown agents. Each section guides you through diagnostic testing for specific microorganisms, from sample collection to laboratory submission to interpretation of results, then details appropriate treatment measures and pharmacologic considerations for the various related infections. Full-color illustrations and hundreds of tables provide quick, convenient access to diagnostic and therapeutic guidelines, and thoroughly updated drug information helps you confidently administer appropriate dosages for the most effective treatment and prevention.

    • An accompanying CD-ROM provides easy access to an extensive list of references for further research.
    • A complete list of acronyms is located on the front cover for quick access to the meanings of all acronyms featured in the book.
    • Provides complete and consistent prescribing information in easy-to-use drug dosage tables.
    • A comprehensive drug formulary in the appendix provides key information on each drug to help adjust dosages on the basis of clinical and toxicologic data.
    • Includes coverage of newly discovered infectious agents of dogs and cats, including diagnosis and treatment considerations.
    • Provides the latest information on foot and mouth disease virus infection.
    • Contains up-to-date information on Australian bat lyssavirus infection in the Rabies chapter.
    • Offers additional information on canine monocytic and granulocytic ehrlichiosis.
    • This edition features full-color illustrations and a user-friendly layout.
  • 1. Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral and Rickettsial Infections and Epidemiology of Infectious Disease
    2. Antiviral and Immunodulatory Chemotherapy
    3. Canine Distemper
    4. Infectious Canine Hepatitis and Canine Acidophil Cell Hepatitis
    5. Canine Herpesvirus Infection
    6. Canine Infectious Tracheobronchitis
    7. Nonrespiratory Parainfluenza Virus Infection of Dogs
    8. Canine Viral Enteritis
    9. Canine Viral Papillomatosis
    10. Feline Parvoviral Infections
    11. Feline Coronavirus Infections
    12. Feline Enteric Infections
    13. Feline Leukemia Virus Infection
    14. Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    15. Feline Adenovirus Infection
    16. Feline Respiratory Disease
    17. Feline Foamy (Syncytium-Forming) Virus Infection
    18. Feline Paramyxovirus Infections
    19. Poxvirus Infection
    20. Feline Viral Papillomatosis
    21. Miscellaneous Viral Infections
    22. Rabies and Other Lyssavirus Infections
    23. Pseudorabies
    24. Enterovirus Infections
    25. Mumps and Influenza Virus Infections
    26. Arthropod-Borne Viral Infections
    27. Salmon Poisoning Disease
    28. Ehrlichiosis, Neorickettsiosis, Anaplasmosis, and Wolbachia Infection
    29. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Murine Typhus-Like Disease, Rickettsialpox,Typhus, and Q Fever
    30. Chlamydial Infections
    31. Hemotropic Mycoplasmosis (Haemobartonella)
    32. Mycoplasmal, Ureaplasmal and L-Form Infections
    33. Laboratory Diagnosis of Bacterial Infections
    34. Antibacterial Chemotherapy
    35. Streptococcal and Other Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
    36. Staphylococcal Infections
    37. Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
    38. Endotoxemia
    39. Enteric Bacterial Infections
    40. Canine Brucellosis
    41. Anaerobic Infections
    42. Botulism
    43. Tetanus
    44. Leptospirosis
    45. Borreliosis
    46. Miscellaneous Bacterial Infections
    47. Plague
    48. Tularemia
    49. Actinomycosis and Nocardiosis
    50. Mycobacterial Infections
    51. Feline Abscesses
    52. Bite Wound Infections
    53. Bartonellosis
    54. Surgical and Traumatic Wound Infections
    56. Laboratory Diagnosis of Fungal and Algal Infections
    57. Antifungal Chemotherapy
    58. Dermatophytosis
    59. Blastomycosis
    60. Histoplasmosis
    61. Cryptococcosis
    62. Coccidioidomycosis
    63. Sporotrichosis
    64. Rhinosporidiosis
    65. Aspergillosis and Penicilliosis
    66. Candidiasis, Torulopsosis, and Rhodotorulosis
    67. Trichosporonosis
    68. Miscellaneous Fungal Infections
    69. Protothecosis
    70. Laboratory Diagnosis of Protozoal Infections
    71. Antiprotozoal Chemotherapy
    72. Trypanosomiasis
    73. Leishmaniasis
    74. Hepatozoonosis
    75. Encephalitozoonosis
    76. Cytauxzoonosis
    77. Babesiosis
    78. Enteric Protozoal Infections
    79. Acanthamebiasis
    80. Toxoplasmosis and Neosporosis
    81. Enteric Coccidiosis
    82. Cryptosporidiosis and Cyclosporiasis
    83. Pneumocystosis
    84. Neurologic Diseases of Suspected Infectious Origin
    85. Integumentary Infections
    86. Musculoskeletal Infections
    87. Cardiovascular Infections
    88. Respiratory Infections
    89. Gastrointestinal and Intra-Abdominal Infections
    90. Hepatobiliary Infections
    91. Genitourinary Infections
    92. Central Nervous System Infections
    93. Ocular Infections
    94. Environmental Factors in Infectious Disease
    95. Immunodeficiencies and Infectious Diseases
    96. Fever
    97. Prevention and Management of Infection in Catteries
    98. Prevention and Management of Infection in Kennels
    99. Immunocompromised People and Pets
    100. Immunoprophylaxis and Immunotherapy
  • Jane E. Sykes, BVSc(Hons), PhD, DACVIM, Director, Small Animal Clinic; William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital and Professor; Department of Medicine and Epidemiology; University of California; Davis, California and Craig E. Greene, DVM, MS, DACVIM, Professor, Department of Small Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
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