Clinical Examination of Farm Animals / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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This book will assist veterinary students in their understandingof farm animal clinical examination and act as a quick referencefor clinicians who are called upon to examine an unfamiliarspecies. It will also provide a more detailed account forexperienced clinicians in their continuing professionaldevelopment.
The authors provide a simple, explicit and reliable method ofexamining cattle, sheep, pigs and goats of all ages in the searchfor diagnostic information.
|Product dimensions:||7.50(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.69(d)|
About the Author
Peter Jackson, University of Cambridge.
Peter Cockcroft, University of Cambridge.
Table of ContentsPreface.
Part I Introduction.
1 Principles of Clinical Examination.
Part II Cattle – Clinical Examination by Body Systemand Region.
2 The General Clinical Examination of Cattle.
3 Clinical Examination of the Lymphatic System.
4 Clinical Examination of the Skin.
5 Clinical Examination of the Head and Neck.
6 Clinical Examination of the Cardiovascular System.
7 Clinical Examination of the Respiratory System.
8 Clinical Examination of the Gastrointestinal System.
9 Clinical Examination of the Urinary System.
10 Clinical Examination of the Female Genital System.
11 Clinical Examination of the Male Genital System.
12 Clinical Examination of the Udder.
13 Clinical Examination of the Musculoskeletal System.
14 Clinical Examination of the Nervous System.
Part III Sheep.
15 Clinical Examination of the Sheep.
Part IV Pigs.
16 Clinical Examination of the Pig.
Part V Goats.
17 Clinical Examination of the Goat.
Appendix 1 Normal Physiological Values.
Appendix 2 Laboratory Reference Values: Haematology.
Appendix 3 Laboratory Reference Values: Biochemistry.
What People are Saying About This
"The book should definitely be owned and read by all undergraduates and recently qualified large animal clinicians. It will also be a useful aide memoire to many older clinicans..." (Goat Veterinary Society Newsletter)
"...an extremely useful and affordable reference book." (The Veterinary Record)
"I wish rhis book had been available when I was a student, and during my formative years in farm animal practice." (Andrew J. Madel, Vet Times, 2003)