ISBN-10:
0397584636
ISBN-13:
9780397584635
Pub. Date:
09/06/2004
Publisher:
Wiley
Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine / Edition 1

Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780397584635
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/06/2004
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 516
Product dimensions: 7.04(w) x 10.05(h) x 1.04(d)

About the Author

Douglass K. Macintire, DVM, MS, Diplomate, ACVIM and ACVECC, Kenneth J. Drobatz, DVM, MSCE, Diplomate, ACVIM and ACVECC, Steven C. Haskins, DVM, MS, Diplomate, ACVA and ACVECC and William D. Saxon DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM and ACVECC.

Table of Contents

PART I: LIFE SUPPORT INITIAL STABILIZATION, MONITORING AND INTENSIVE CARE OF THE CRITICALLY ILL PATIENT

Approach to the Emergency Patient

  1. Triage­ Derived from French Word “To Sort”
  2. Identification of Life­Threatening Problems: Initial Examination
  3. Secondary Survey of the Patient

Emergency Room Readiness

  1. The Importance of Readiness
  2. Equipment Recommendations
  3. Recommended Supplies
  4. Recommended Drugs

Cardiopulmonary ­ Cerebral Resuscitation (CPCR)

  1. Definition
  2. Predisposing Factors
  3. Clinical Signs
  4. Prognosis/General Recommendations
  5. Treatment

Shock

  1. Definition
  2. Categories of Shock
  3. Treatment of Shock

Anesthetic Protocols for Short Procedures

  1. Overview of Anesthetic Drugs Used in Critical Patients
  2. Guidelines for Anesthesia in Critical Patients
  3. Specific Drugs Used in Critical Patients
  4. Anesthesia Concerns and Protocols for Common Conditions
  5. Anesthetic Dosages for Healthy Patients
  6. Injectable Drug Combinations for Short Procedures
  7. Pain Management in Critical Patients

Fluid Therapy

  1. Crystalloid Solutions
  2. Colloid Solutions
  3. Specific Conditions Requiring Fluid Therapy

Monitoring Critical Patients

  1. Cardiovascular Monitoring
  2. Respiratory Monitoring
  3. Urologic Monitoring
  4. Metabolic Monitoring
  5. Neurologic Monitoring

Nutritional Support of Critical Patients

  1. Acute Malnutrition
  2. Methods and Procedures of Providing Enteral Nutrition
  3. Parenteral Nutrition

PART II: SPECIFIC PROTOCOLS AND PROCEDURES FOR EMERGENCY CONDITIONS

Respiratory Emergencies

  1. General Approach/Methods of Oxygen Delivery
  2. Upper Airway Obstruction (Pharynx, Larynx, Trachea)
  3. Pleural Space Disease
  4. Lower Airway Disease
  5. Parenchymal Disease
  6. Cyanosis
  7. Mechanical Ventilation

Cardiac Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs
  2. Diagnosis
  3. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  4. Management of Specific Conditions

Gastrointestinal Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Urologic Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Neurologic Emergencies

  1. Clinical signs, diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and monitoring procedures
  3. Management of specific conditions

Hematologic Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Endocrine and Metabolic Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Reproductive Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Pediatric Emergencies

  1. Resuscitation of Neonates (Birth to 2 weeks)
  2. Diseases of Infant Animals (2­6 weeks)
  3. Diseases of Juvenile Animals (6­12 weeks)

Ocular Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

Dermatological Emergencies

  1. Clinical Signs, Diagnosis
  2. Diagnostic and Monitoring Procedures
  3. Management of Specific Conditions

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