Canine and Feline Geriatrics / Edition 1

Canine and Feline Geriatrics / Edition 1

by Mike Davies
     
 

ISBN-10: 0632034793

ISBN-13: 9780632034796

Pub. Date: 09/30/1996

Publisher: Wiley

As many more pets survive into old age, veterinary practitioners are finding that an increasing proportion of their work involves the treatment of aging animals. This sector of patients requires specialist care that takes into account the many considerations related to geriatric disease. This book is a practical and readily accessible guide to the treatment of the

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Overview

As many more pets survive into old age, veterinary practitioners are finding that an increasing proportion of their work involves the treatment of aging animals. This sector of patients requires specialist care that takes into account the many considerations related to geriatric disease. This book is a practical and readily accessible guide to the treatment of the geriatric cat and dog. It discusses the topics and problems specifically related to the elderly animal and is recommended as essential reading for all veterinary practitioners and students involved in small animal practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632034796
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/30/1996
Series:
Library Vet Practice Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
6.15(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.45(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Chapter 1. An Introduction to Geriatric Veterinary Medicine.

Chapter 2. The Cardiovascular System.

Chapter 3. The Nervous System.

Chapter 4. The Special Senses.

Chapter 5. Urinary Tract.

Chapter 6. Neoplasia in Old Age.

Chapter 7. Nutrition in Older Animals.

Chapter 8. Anaesthesia and Surgery in Geriatric Patients.

Chapter 9. Radiology in Geriatric Patients.

Chapter 10. Geriatric Screening Programmes.

Index.

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