Manual Of Canine And Feline Cardiology by Francis W. K. SmithManual Of Canine And Feline Cardiology by Francis W. K. Smith

Manual Of Canine And Feline Cardiology

byFrancis W. K. Smith, Larry P. Tilley, Mark Oyama

Hardcover | July 6, 2015

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The most effective, practical approach to the recognition and management of cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary medicine,Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology, 5th Edition walks readers through the challenges and conditions encountered in everyday practice. This completely revised and updated edition includes vital information on diagnostic modalities and techniques, therapeutic options, surgical procedures, and pharmaceutical management of the dog and cat cardiac patient. A new chapter on genetic and biomarker testing and a new chapter on nutrition surrounding cardiovascular disease ensure practitioners are well-equipped to handle every aspect of cardiac care in small animals.

Meg Sleeper, VMD, is an Associate Veterinarian in cardiology at the University of Pennsylvania veterinary school where her research focuses on therapeutic gene transfer.
Title:Manual Of Canine And Feline CardiologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:472 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 6, 2015Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323188028

ISBN - 13:9780323188029

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Diagnosis of Heart Disease
1. The History of Physical Examination
2. Radiology of the Heart
3. Electrocardiography
4. Echocardiography and Doppler Ultrasound
5. Special Diagnostic Techniques for Evaluation of Cardiac Disease
6. Laboratory Diagnosis of Cardiac DiseaseNEW!
Section 2: Cardiovascular Diseases
7. Acquired Valvular Disease
8. Canine Cardiomyopathy
9. Feline Cardiomyopathy
10. Cor Pulmonale & Pulmonary Thromboembolism
11. Canine and Feline Heartworm Disease
12. Cardiac Tumors and Pericardial Disease
13. Congenital Heart Disease
14. Cardiovascular Disorders in Systemic Diseases
15. Systemic Hypertension
Section 3: Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
16. Pathophysiology and Therapy of Heart Failure
17. Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias and Conduction Disturbances
18. Cardiopulmonary Arrest and Resuscitation
19. Emergency Management and Critical Care
20. Anesthesia of the Cardiac Patient
21. Cardiac Surgery
22. Pacemaker Therapy
23. Nutrition and Cardiac DiseaseNEW!

1. Canine Breed Predilections for Heart Disease
2. Available Canine and Feline Genetic Tests for Breed-Specific Cardiac DiseaseNEW!
3. Breed-Specific Cardiac Conditions for Dogs and CatsNEW!
4. Genetic Testing CentersNEW!
5. Common Cardiovascular Drugs
6. New Guidelines for CPRNEW!
7. Echocardiographic Normals by Body Weight & Breed
8. Chief Classification System of Canine Congestive Heart Failure