Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine e-dition: Text with Continually Updated Online Reference, 2-Volume Set / Edition 6

Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine e-dition: Text with Continually Updated Online Reference, 2-Volume Set / Edition 6

by Stephen J. Ettinger, Edward C. Feldman
     
 

Updated and expanded, the new 6th edition of this popular text remains the only encyclopedic resource for veterinary internal medical problems! This internationally acclaimed "gold standard" offers unparalleled coverage of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting dogs and cats. Focusing on the clinical manifestations of disease and approaching… See more details below

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Updated and expanded, the new 6th edition of this popular text remains the only encyclopedic resource for veterinary internal medical problems! This internationally acclaimed "gold standard" offers unparalleled coverage of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting dogs and cats. Focusing on the clinical manifestations of disease and approaching disease in terms of the organ system involved, this comprehensive resource presents the latest information on specialties ranging from oncology, immunology, and reproductive problems, to skeletal and joint disorders, gastroenterology, and more. The revolutionary Ettinger e-dition offers the convenience of a book, plus the added functionality of exclusive access to a regularly updated companion website - for the life of the 6th edition of Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine. With access to the Ettinger web site, you can access an online, fully searchable and cross-referenced version of Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 6e by Stephen Ettinger. The web site includes the full text of the complete book, frequent updates to chapters, video clips and other multimedia elements, references linked to Pub Med, Grand Rounds case presentations, an electronic drug formulary, customized Client Information series handouts, and more!

  • The only encyclopedic resource for veterinary internal medicine problems!
    • The most common clinical signs are logically presented and discussed.
    • Algorithms aid in disease identification and decision making.
    • Information on the physical examination process sharpens your examination skills.
    • Expanded clinical signs provide more clues to your patients' conditions.
    • The cardiovascular section is presented in a new, more logical format.
  • Search the entire text online, complete with periodic updates and added features.
    • Full search capabilities allow you to search the complete text by keyword or topic.
    • Weekly updates keep you informed on important advances in the field.
    • Animations and other color graphics bring chapters to life.
    • Client information handouts make it easy to convey take-home points.
    • A Grand Rounds feature highlights a particular patient case of interest every month.

  • The physical examination process has been added to aid in the instruction of this important skill.
  • Expanded clinical signs help readers identify even more signs.
  • A review of tropical medicine topics and public health aspects of small animal disease covers newly emerging tropical diseases in small animals.
  • Information has been added on hemodialysis.
  • Expanded content includes information on dietary considerations, vaccination protocols, feline cancer, compassionate care, and gastrointestinal problems.
  • The cardiovascular section is presented in a new, more logical format.
  • Appendices have been updated for quick reference.

Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416001102
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/27/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
2208
Product dimensions:
9.70(w) x 12.00(h) x 4.60(d)

Table of Contents

I. Clinical Manifestations of Disease
A. Skin And Subcutaneous
B. Physique
C. Urogenital
D. Gastrointesinal
E. Neurologic
F. Cardiorespiratory
G. Hematologic/ Chemical
II. Toxicology
III. Techniques
IV. Critical Care
V. Blood Pressure
VI. Therapeutic Considerations in Medicine and Disease
VII. Dietary Considerations of Systemic Problems
VIII. Infectious Disease
IX. Cancer
X. Nervous System
XI. Cardiovascular System
XII. Diseases of the Ears, Nose, and Throat
XIII. Respiratory Disease
XIV. Gastrointesinal Disease
XV. Liver and Pancreatic Diseases
XVI. Endocrine Disorders
XVII. Reproductive System
XVIII. Urinary System
XIX. Hematology and Immunology
XX. Client Information Series

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