Greene's Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 5th Edition

Greene's Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 5th Edition

Elsevier Saunders
En rupture
Disponible sous 10 jours
Jane E. Sykes
Sept. 2022, Elsevier Saunders
1818 pages
28,5 x 23,1 cm
173,00 €

Greene's Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 5th Edition provides a comprehensive, clinically useful reference on the management of infectious diseases caused by viruses, bacteria (including rickettsiae, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas, and spirochetes), fungi, algae, protozoa, parasites, and other atypical agents. Each section guides the reader through diagnostic testing for specific infectious diseases, from specimen collection to laboratory submission to interpretation of results to appropriate treatment measures. Full-color illustrations and hundreds of tables provide convenient access to diagnostic and therapeutic recommendations, along with the appropriate drug dosages for effective treatment and prevention. A fully searchable enhanced eBook version is included with print purchase, allowing access to all of the text and figures on a variety of digital devices.

NEW! Improved format includes overarching information on diagnosis, treatment, and prevention in the first part of the book, followed by specific pathogens and clinical problems in the second and third parts of the book, respectively.

NEW! Parasite section includes coverage of disease caused by nematodes, (including heartworm disease), cestodes, trematodes, mites, ticks, fleas, and biting flies.

NEW! Renewed focus on clinical relevance is applied throughout the text.

NEW! Updated clinical images, maps, and life-cycle drawings are included in every chapter.

NEW! Expanded sections on public health for each pathogen emphasize the One Health approach, promoting the interrelationship of human, animal, and environmental health.

NEW! Information on SARS-CoV-2 relates its importance and relevance to animal health.

NEW! Updated information on vaccination recommendations for client-owned and shelter animals is included as an Appendix.