Jubb, Kennedy & Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals

Jubb, Kennedy & Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals
3-Volumes, 6th Edition
By Grant Maxie
With an emphasis on the disease conditions of dogs, cats, horses, swine, cattle and small ruminants, Jubb, Kennedy, and Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals, 6th Edition continues its long tradition of being the most comprehensive reference book on common domestic mammal pathology. Using a body systems approach, veterinary pathology experts provide overviews of general system characteristics, reactions to insult, and disease conditions that are broken down by type of infectious or toxic insult affecting the anatomical subdivisions of each body system. The sixth edition now boasts a new full-color design, including more than 2,000 high-resolution images of normal and abnormal organs, tissues, and cells. Updated content also includes evolved coverage of disease agents such as the Schmallenberg virus, porcine epidemic diarrhea virus, and the porcine deltacoronavirus; plus new information on molecular-based testing, including polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and in-situ hybridization, keep you abreast of the latest diagnostic capabilities.

  • Updated content includes new and evolving pathogens and diagnostic techniques.
  • Updated bibliographies give readers new entry points into the rapidly expanding literature on each subject.
  • NEW! High-resolution color images clearly depict the diagnostic features of hundreds of conditions.
  • NEW! Introduction to the Diagnostic Process chapter illustrates the whole animal perspective and details the approaches to systemic, multi-system, and polymicrobial disease.
  • NEW! Coverage of camelids is now included in the reference’s widened scope of species.
  • NEW! Team of 30+ expert contributors offers the latest perspective on the continuum of issues in veterinary pathology.
  • NEW! Expanded resources on the companion website include a variety of helpful tools such as full reference lists with entries linked to abstracts in Pub Med and bonus web-only figures.
  • NEW! Full-color design improves the accessibility of the text. 

Essential Reproduction

Essential Reproduction
By Martin H. Johnson
7th Edition
Providing essential reading for medical, veterinary and biological science students, and students of physiology and trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology, the seventh edition of Essential Reproduction offers an up-to-date account of the fundamentals of reproduction within the context of cutting-edge knowledge and examples of its application. It provides a multidisciplinary approach integrating physiology, genetics, behaviour, anatomy and clinical science, to give thorough coverage of the study of mammalian reproduction. Essential Reproduction is now accompanied by the Wiley E-Text: Powered by VitalSource, and includes: * The latest on conceptual, informational and applied aspects of reproduction * A new structure offering a more logical approach to study and revision * Expanded further reading suggestions to support research A companion website at www.essentialreproduction.com features all of the images from the book to download - perfect for instructor and student support.

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians
By Monica M. Tighe, Marg Brown
4th Edition
Whether you’re a new vet tech student or reviewing for the certification exam, Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition is the ideal review tool to help you master critical concepts and pass the VTNE. Now in full color, this edition features a user-friendly outline format that helps break down information visually. Coverage reinforces key concepts in basic and clinical sciences, clinical applications, patient management and nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, medical and surgical nursing, and critical care, plus new information on pain management. To ensure the most meaningful review, the Evolve site features a study mode that includes 500 review questions and an exam mode that offers a computer-based testing environment similar to what you will encounter when taking the VTNE.
  • Comprehensive coverage includes all areas of veterinary technology, such as: basic and clinical sciences; clinical applications; patient management, nursing and nutrition; anesthesia and pharmacology; and professional practices and issues.
  • Comprehensive review exam at the end of the text contains 350 questions that provide you with a solid review of the vet tech curriculum and the information you need to know to pass the VTNE.
  • User-friendly outline format is conducive to classification and grouping of material, which helps you retain the content.
  • Coverage of dogs, cats, large animals, birds, reptiles, and laboratory animals ensures you are prepared for all aspects of the national board examination.
  • Summarized concepts and procedures are highlighted in boxes and tables to support visual learners.
  • Student-friendly chapter format contains a chapter outline, learning outcomes, a glossary, and review questions.
  • Appendix of veterinary technician resources include American, Canadian, and international vet tech associations; registration of technicians; and special internet sites of interest to veterinary technicians.
  • NEW! Chapter on pain management and updated and expanded chapter discussions provide the information needed to pass the VTNE
  • NEW! Companion Evolve website contains a practice exam that simulates the computer-based VTNE testing environment.
  • NEW! Full-color format features vivid color photos to support comprehension and recognition of essential concepts including histology, hematology, diagnostic microbiology and mycology, virology, urinalysis, and parasitology.

Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine

Clinical Canine and Feline Respiratory Medicine
By Lynelle R. Johnson
1st Edition
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.

Practical Guide to Canine and Feline Neurology

Practical Guide to Canine and Feline Neurology 
By Curtis W. Dewey, Ronaldo C. da Costa
3rd Edition
Now in full color, the third edition of Practical Guide to Canine and Feline Neurology is a fully updated edition of the most complete resource on managing neurology cases in small animal practice. New chapters on differential diagnosis, movement disorders, and magnetic resonance imaging have been added, and a new companion website offers video clips of specific neurological disorders and a how-to video guide on performing the neurology examination. This revised edition continues the tradition of providing detailed neurology information in a logically organized, accessible format ideal for the veterinary student, practitioner, or specialist alike.
In addition to thorough updates throughout the book, more information is now presented in tables and graphics to improve visual learning, and many images have been added or replaced with higher quality versions. New surgical drawings have also been added to relevant sections. Practical Guide to Canine and Feline Neurology, Third Edition is an essential addition to the bookshelf of anyone treating dogs and cats with neurological disorders.

Key features

  • Provides comprehensive information for diagnosing and treating neurological conditions
  • Printed in full color for the first time, with 400 new or improved images throughout
  • Offers new chapters on differential diagnosis, magnetic resonance imaging, and movement disorders
  • Retains the logical structure and easy-to-follow outline format of the previous editions