Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine

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Lynelle R. Johnson

ISBN: 978-0-813-81671-5 May 2010 Wiley-Blackwell 216 Pages

DESCRIPTION
Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine provides reliable information on the diagnosis and management of respiratory disease in a user-friendly format. With an emphasis on the features of the history and physical examination that aid in efficient diagnostic planning, the book is an accessible, readable resource for optimizing treatment of patients with diseases of the respiratory tract. Offering comprehensive, accessible coverage of respiratory disorders, Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine is a useful practice guide and study aid for general practitioners and veterinary students.
Beginning with introductory chapters on the localization of disease, diagnostics, and therapeutics, the heart of the book focuses on the full range of respiratory diseases, including nasal disorders, diseases of airways, parenchymal diseases, pleural and mediastinal diseases, and vascular disorders. Each chapter takes a common format with diseases subdivided by etiology into structural, infectious, inflammatory, and neoplastic disorders. Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine is a useful tool for students and practitioners engaged in studying, diagnosing, and treating respiratory disease.

About the Author
Lynelle Johnson, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine), is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of California at Davis.

Preface ix
Acknowledgments xi
1. Localization of Disease 3
2. Respiratory Diagnostics 13
3. Respiratory Therapeutics 38
4. Nasal Disorders 57
5. Diseases of Airways 92
6. Parenchymal Disease 125
7. Pleural and Mediastinal Disease 154
8. Vascular Disorders 178
Glossary 195
Index 198



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