Medical

Practical Equine Dermatology

Author: David Lloyd

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 811

Skin problems in the horse are a common occurrence and can often be complicated and difficult to diagnose. With an increase in the amount of horses kept in the UK in recent years, there is a strong need for a concise, practical guide to equine dermatology. This book details all of the common dermatological conditions as well as information on rarer conditions. Packed full of illustrations, Practical Equine Dermatology combines visual images with text to clearly outline principle conditions and to help ensure an accurate diagnosis. Essential reading for all those involved in equine medicine and veterinary dermatology, this book also includes: Detailed references Advice on treatment and products currently available on the market Problem-orientated layout, which focuses on a practical approach to diagnosis
Horses

Practical Equine Dermatology

Author: David Hanbury Lloyd

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Horses

Page: 144

View: 280

Illustrated with numerous colour photographs, this concise guide for practitioners classifies the various types of equine skin disorders, and shows systematically how they are diagnosed and treated.
Medical

Equine Dermatology - E-Book

Author: Danny W. Scott

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 552

View: 525

Diagnose, treat, and manage equine skin disorders with the most comprehensive reference available! With 900 full-color photos, Equine Dermatology covers skin diseases ranging from those that merely annoy the horse to others that interfere with the horse's ability to function in riding, working, or show. Thorough coverage includes essential basics and practical diagnostic methods, therapies, and specific abnormalities and defects. The book describes the structure and function of the skin, and discusses disorders including bacterial, fungal, parasitic, viral, protozoal, allergic, immune-mediated, endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional diseases. It also covers congenital and hereditary defects, pigmentation abnormalities, keratinization defects, environmental skin diseases, and skin tumors. Written by renowned equine dermatologists Danny Scott and Bill Miller, this all-inclusive resource covers the latest dermatologic topics and the newest therapies. Current, comprehensive coverage includes every known equine dermatosis. An emphasis on differential diagnosis includes key differentials and breed predilections for each disease, especially helpful when you have only a specimen and an incomplete history to work with. A consistent format makes it easy to locate information on each skin disorder, including a clinical description, its cause and pathogenesis, clinical features, clinical management, diagnosis, treatment, and any zoonotic aspects. Expert authors Danny W. Scott, DVM, and William H. Miller, Jr., VMD, offer years of knowledge, experience, and their vast image collections. Diagnostic tables in each chapter provide a quick reference for identifying lesions and disorders. An extensive list of references at the end of each chapter includes recommendations for further reading. New coverage of dermatologic conditions includes the latest topics and emerging disorders such as chronic progressive lymphedema, herpesvirus-2-associated dermatitis, salmonella-associated dermatoses, and nodular auricular chondropathy. Updated Diagnostic Methods chapter covers multiple methods of developing a differential diagnosis list based on breed, lesion type, patterns, and location. A focus on common clinical problems highlights the conditions most likely to be seen in practice. Almost 1,000 full-color photos of skin disorders make it easy to distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal for accurate diagnosis and therapy.
Medical

Pascoe's Principles and Practice of Equine Dermatology E-Book

Author: Derek C. Knottenbelt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 520

View: 898

Professor Knottenbelt’s approach is clear, authoritative and based on many years experience in treating equine dermatological conditions. The book presents over 650 photographs, most of them new and unique to this edition, and the accompanying CD-ROM offers an image library with over 300 extra illustrations. The new edition is designed as a fully practical, highly illustrated guide to skin diseases in the horse. It emphasizes how to obtain an accurate differential diagnosis and arrive at correct decisions for the appropriate treatment of a condition. The book includes the full range of skin diseases and conditions commonly encountered in equine practice. Rarer disorders and those with a limited geographical distribution are also reviewed, and there are separate chapters on diseases of the hoof, skin wounds, neoplastic diseases and the various dermatologic syndromes that are encountered in the horse. A practical guide emphasizing how to distinguish conditions of similar appearance but different implication for diagnosis, management, and prognosis. A unique ready reckoner (key points chart) is included in each disorder to allow rapid summary information acquisition and use for practitioners and students at all levels. Offers expert guidance with algorithms for decision making and treatment choices and considers syndromes as well as the diseases involved in the differential diagnosis and investigation. Focuses on commonly encountered skin diseases but includes rarer disorders. Covers skin conditions of the horse occurring worldwide. An extensive unique section on neoplastic disease is included. Includes discussion of hoof disorders and skin wounds. Superbly illustrated with over 650 full-colour figures. Contains CD-ROM with image library offering over 300 extra illustrations. fully updated through-out includes new colour illustrations
Medical

Practical Equine Dermatology

Author: David Lloyd

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 799

Skin problems in the horse are a common occurrence and can often be complicated and difficult to diagnose. With an increase in the amount of horses kept in the UK in recent years, there is a strong need for a concise, practical guide to equine dermatology. This book details all of the common dermatological conditions as well as information on rarer conditions. Packed full of illustrations, Practical Equine Dermatology combines visual images with text to clearly outline principle conditions and to help ensure an accurate diagnosis. Essential reading for all those involved in equine medicine and veterinary dermatology, this book also includes: Detailed references Advice on treatment and products currently available on the market Problem-orientated layout, which focuses on a practical approach to diagnosis
Medical

Manual of Equine Dermatology

Author: Reginald R. Pascoe

Publisher: Saunders Limited

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 290

View: 664

A concise handbook of equine dermatology, fully illustrated in color and diagnostically oriented. Each chapter covers clinical signs, differential diagnosis and treatment, and emphasis is placed on how to distinguish similar conditions. The author are world-renowned authorities on equine dermatology.
Medical

Equine Dermatology

Author: Danny W. Scott

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 823

View: 602

This new, comprehensive text covers skin diseases of the horse from essential basics to practical diagnostic methods, therapy, and specific abnormalities and defects. Well illustrated and expertly written by two of the leaders in equine dermatology, this focused presentation discusses all aspects of bacterial, allergic, and environmental skin disease. Relevant topics in a clinically useful format make this an ideal resource for all veterinarians, in addition to anyone specializing in equine medicine. Hundreds of clear, high-quality photographs and illustrations, including 72 color illustrations, demonstrate dermatoses. Thorough and extensive text beginning with structure and function of the skin, diagnostic methods and specific diseases Material is extremely well organized for easy access to specific topics. Tables in each chapter provide quick reference to important facts and details. Each chapter follows the same logical format, making information on any topic easy to locate: history, diagnosis, treatment, and client education. Drs. Scott and Miller are prominent equine dermatology experts writing from their own clinical experience and research. An extensive list of references at the end of each chapter directs the reader to further sources of information. All equine skin diseases are discussed in one source, for an essential compilation of clinically relevant material. All dermatoses are thoroughly discussed, covering etiology, pathogenesis, clinical findings, diagnosis, and treatment.
Medical

Equine Dermatology, With Veterinary Consult Access

Author: Danny W. Scott

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page:

View: 919

Veterinary Consult The Veterinary Consult version of this title provides electronic access to the complete content of this book. Veterinary Consult allows you to electronically search your entire book, make notes, add highlights, and study more efficiently. Purchasing additional Veterinary Consult titles makes your learning experience even more powerful. All of the Veterinary Consult books will work together on your electronic "bookshelf", so that you can search across your entire library of veterinary books. Veterinary Consult: It's the best way to learn! Book Description This new, comprehensive text covers skin diseases of the horse from essential basics to practical diagnostic methods, therapy, and specific abnormalities and defects. Well illustrated and expertly written by two of the leaders in equine dermatology, this focused presentation discusses all aspects of bacterial, allergic, and environmental skin disease. Relevant topics in a clinically useful format make this an ideal resource for all veterinarians, in addition to anyone specializing in equine medicine. Book plus fully searchable electronic access to text.
Literary Criticism

Contemporary Authors

Author: Thomson Gale

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 452

View: 483

Your students and users will find biographical information on approximately 300 modern writers in this volume of Contemporary Authors® .
Medical

Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology

Author: George H. Muller

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 1213

View: 865

Fully revised and updated, Muller & Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology provides students and veterinarians the most complete, up-to-date and user-friendly textbook of dermatology for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. This popular resource thoroughly details everything concerning etiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis, and therapy. Lavishly illustrated with clinical, microscopic and histopathological materials, it features over 1200 illustrations.
Technology & Engineering

Pest Management

Author: Chris J. Hamilton

Publisher: C A B International

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 290

View: 813

This book provides a guide to specialized information sources dealing with animal health pests and their management. A pest is defined as any organism which causes harm or damage, in this case to mammals, birds, fish, reptiles or amphibians. Such pests may include insects, helminths, fungi, bacteria or protozoa. Plants with toxic effects on livestock are also included, but pests, parasites or pathogens of invertebrates are not. The first part of the directory covers books and reviews on animal health, while the second half considers primary literature, database libraries and information centres, and veterinary associations.
Medical

Equine Dermatology

Author: Danny W. Scott

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 736

View: 885

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; Diagnose, treat, and manage equine skin disorders with the most comprehensive reference available! With 900 full-color photos, Equine Dermatology covers skin diseases ranging from those that merely annoy the horse to others that interfere with the horse's ability to function in riding, working, or show. Thorough coverage includes essential basics and practical diagnostic methods, therapies, and specific abnormalities and defects. The book describes the structure and function of the skin, and discusses disorders including bacterial, fungal, parasitic, viral, protozoal, allergic, immune-mediated, endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional diseases. It also covers congenital and hereditary defects, pigmentation abnormalities, keratinization defects, environmental skin diseases, and skin tumors. Written by renowned equine dermatologists Danny Scott and Bill Miller, this all-inclusive resource covers the latest dermatologic topics and the newest therapies. Current, comprehensive coverage includes every known equine dermatosis. An emphasis on differential diagnosis includes key differentials and breed predilections for each disease, especially helpful when you have only a specimen and an incomplete history to work with. A consistent format makes it easy to locate information on each skin disorder, including a clinical description, its cause and pathogenesis, clinical features, clinical management, diagnosis, treatment, and any zoonotic aspects. Expert authors Danny W. Scott, DVM, and William H. Miller, Jr., VMD, offer years of knowledge, experience, and their vast image collections. Diagnostic tables in each chapter provide a quick reference for identifying lesions and disorders. An extensive list of references at the end of each chapter includes recommendations for further reading. New coverage of dermatologic conditions includes the latest topics and emerging disorders such as chronic progressive lymphedema, herpesvirus-2-associated dermatitis, salmonella-associated dermatoses, and nodular auricular chondropathy. Updated Diagnostic Methods chapter covers multiple methods of developing a differential diagnosis list based on breed, lesion type, patterns, and location. A focus on common clinical problems highlights the conditions most likely to be seen in practice. Almost 1,000 full-color photos of skin disorders make it easy to distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal for accurate diagnosis and therapy.
Medical

The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult

Author: Christopher Brown

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 1154

View: 782

This comprehensive quick reference is designed to provide concise and practical information for the diagnosis and treatment of conditions and diseases in equine medicine. Up to date and easy to use, the Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Equine emphasizes definition, pathophysiology, and diagnosis and treatment. Running the gamut of all things related to equine medicine, the topics in this practical resource include behavior, cardiac, dermatology, endocrine/metabolic, gastroenterology, hematopoietic, infectious diseases, laboratory tests, neonates, neurology, ophthalmology, respiratory, theriogenology, toxicology, urinary, and more.