Opis: The Cat - Susan Little
Comprehensive in scope and exclusively devoted to feline medical care, Dr. Susan Little's "The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management" is an essential resource for anyone who provides complete, state-of-the-art care to cats. In one convenient volume, you'll find authoritative, clinically-focused information enhanced by full-color illustrations, tables, boxes, algorithms, key points, and much more - all in a format designed for quick access. Dr. Little and her expert contributors address the unique concerns and challenges facing the feline practitioner, including the latest advances in feline medical diagnosis and management and their clinical applications to everyday practice. User-friendly and complete, "The Cat" is also available as an e-book, giving you easy access to the complete, fully-searchable contents online.
"This book aims to be different; rather than focusing on cat problems, this more comprehensive book immerses the readin cat medicine-diagnosing and treating the problems along the way...This book brings together the experience of nearly 60 exoerts, distilling their knowledge intoessential essence of cat! It is accessible enough to address the problem-based inquiry yet delivers depth where it is needed. It may just turn you into a cat clinician."
Vet Record, March 2012
"The focus of this book is a practical one; it is designed to give veterinarians information on all things feline that they can use every day, in an easily accessible format...A great deal of information is contained in this book, but it is generally easy to follow and find...The many full colour photographs are very clear...All veterinary practitioners who are seeing feline cases should have "The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management" on their shelf. It will help the clinican gain greater insight into everyday problems and is an invaluable resource for more difficult cases."
Australian Veterinary Journal, Janurary 2013
Part 1: Fundamentals of Feline Practice Understanding the Cat and Feline-Friendly Handling The Cat-Friendly Practice Deciphering the Cat: The Medical History and Physical Examination Guidelines and Precautions for Drug Therapy in Cats Fluid Therapy Anaglesia Anesthesia and Perioperative Care Preventive Health Care for Cats Part 2: Feline Behavior Kitten Development Normal Behavior of Cats Kitten Socialization and Training Classes Behavioral History Taking Behavior Problems Behavioral Therapeutics Part 3: Feline Nutrition The Unique Nutritional Requirements of the Cat: A Strict Carnivore Nutrition for the Normal Cat Nutritional Disorders Nutritional Management of Diseases Current Controversies in Feline Nutrition Part 4: Feline Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Diseases Dental and Oral Diseases Dermatology Digestive System, Liver, and Abdominal Cavity Endocrinology Hematology and Immune-Related Disorders Musculoskeletal Diseases Neurology Oncology Ophthalmology Respiratory and Thoracic Medicine Toxicology Urinary Tract Disorders Part 5: Infectious Diseases and Zoonoses Infectious Diseases Feline Zoonotic Diseases and Prevention of Transmission Part 6: Managing the Cat with Concurrent and Chronic Diseases Concurrent Disease Management Chronic Disease Management Part 7: Special Considerations for the Senior Cat Managing the Senior Cat Evaluation of the Senior Cat with Weight Loss Part 8: Feline Reproduction and Pediatrics Male Reproduction Female Reproduction Pediatrics Part 9: The Feline Genome and Clinical Genetics A Short Natural History of the Cat and Its Relationship with Humans The Feline Genome and Clinical Implications Genetics of Feline Diseases and Traits Part 10: Population Medicine Care and Control of Community Cats Population Wellness: Keeping Cats Physically and Bahaviorally Healthy