Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, 2nd Edition
by Douglass K. Macintire, Kenneth J. Drobatz, Steven C. Haskins, William D. Saxon May 2012
Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Second Edition presents essential information on common emergencies in small animals using a concise, practical outline format. Offering a thorough update to this classic reference, the new edition provides new chapters on orthopedic injuries and wound management, significant revisions to the treatment protocols, and expanded toxicology information, as well as new references and drug information. The book retains its logical division into two parts, the first covering initial stabilization and the second offering a systems approach to specific conditions.
As in the previous edition, chapters are extensively indexed and cross-referenced to facilitate ease of use in emergency situations. With many formulas, tables, drug dosages, and illustrations, Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine is an indispensable, convenient resource for busy emergency clinicians, whether they are new graduates or seasoned professionals.
Takes a highly practical outline format, ideal for fast access in emergency situations
Fully updated throughout, with new and significantly revised chapters, updated reference, and current drug information
Guides the reader through the initial treatment, from stabilization to monitoring and intensive care
Provides an overview of emergency care organized by body system, including the general approach and specific treatment protocols
Includes formulas, tables, drug dosages, and illustrations to support the text
Offers an invaluable quick reference for emergency veterinarians and veterinary students