Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology (Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult 2nd Edition)

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology (Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult 2nd Edition)

By: Robert H. Poppenga (editor), Ahna G. Brutlag (editor), Lynn R. Hovda (editor), Katherine L. Peterson (editor)Paperback

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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology, Second Edition puts all the information needed to rapidly and accurately manage poisonings in small animal patients at the clinician's fingertips. Provides concise, bulleted information focused on the most important facts needed when treating a poisoned cat or dog Carefully organized for ease of use in an emergency, with important toxicants arranged alphabetically within categories Details clinically relevant information on the most common toxicants encountered by small animals Presents a wealth of color photographs to aid in plant identification Includes 14 new topics to this edition covering cyclosporine A, sleep aids, tacrolimus, bath salts, synthetic marijuana, poisonous lizards, imidacloprid, spring bulbs, and sodium monofluoroacetate

About Author

Lynn R. Hovda, RPH, DVM, MS, DACVIM, is Director of Veterinary Services at SafetyCall International and Pet Poison Helpline in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Ahna G. Brutlag, DVM, MS, DABVT, DABT, is Associate Director of Veterinary Services at SafetyCall International and Pet Poison Helpline in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Robert H. Poppenga, DVM, PhD, DABVT, is a Professor and Head of the Toxicology Section at the California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis in Davis, California, USA. Katherine L. Peterson, DVM, DACVECC, is a Veterinary Criticalist at SafetyCall International and Pet Poison Helpline in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA.

Contents

Contributor List xiii Preface xix About the Companion Website xxi section 1 Clinical Toxicology chapter 1 Decontamination and Detoxification of the Poisoned Patient 3 chapter 2 Emergency Management of the Poisoned Patient 19 chapter 3 Antidotes and Other Useful Drugs 36 chapter 4 Identification and Management of the Unknown Toxicant 49 chapter 5 Laboratory Diagnostics for Toxicology 60 section 2 Specific Toxins & Toxicants Alcohols and Glycol Ethers 69 chapter 6 Alcohols 71 chapter 7 Ethylene Glycol and Diethylene Glycol 78 chapter 8 Propylene Glycol 85 Construction and Industrial Materials 93 chapter 9 Glues and Adhesives 95 chapter 10 Hydrocarbons 101 chapter 11 Hydrofluoric Acid 108 Drugs: Human Prescription 117 chapter 12 5-Fluorouracil 119 chapter 13 Amphetamines 126 chapter 14 Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors 132 chapter 15 Atypical Antipsychotics 137 chapter 16 Baclofen 143 chapter 17 Benzodiazepines 149 chapter 18 Beta2 Receptor Agonists (Albuterol and Others) 155 chapter 19 Beta Receptor Antagonists (Beta-Blockers) 162 chapter 20 Calcipotriene/Calcipotriol 172 chapter 21 Calcium Channel Blockers 178 chapter 22 Colchicine 187 chapter 23 Cyclosporine A 192 chapter 24 Diuretics 197 chapter 25 Minoxidil 204 chapter 26 Nonbenzodiazepine Sleep Aids 212 chapter 27 Opiates and Opioids 217 chapter 28 SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants 227 chapter 29 Tacrolimus 233 chapter 30 Thyroid Hormones (T3 and T4) 238 Drugs: Illicit and Recreational 243 chapter 31 Club Drugs (MDMA, GHB, Flunitrazepam, and Bath Salts) 245 chapter 32 Cocaine 253 chapter 33 LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide) 259 chapter 34 Marijuana 264 chapter 35 Methamphetamine 271 chapter 36 Miscellaneous Hallucinogens and Dissociative Agents 278 chapter 37 Opiates and Opioids (Illicit) 286 chapter 38 PCP (Phencyclidine) 295 chapter 39 Synthetic Cannabinoids 300 Drugs: Over the Counter 305 chapter 40 Acetaminophen 307 chapter 41 Antitussives and Expectorants (Dextromethorphan) 313 chapter 42 Aspirin 320 chapter 43 Decongestants (Pseudoephedrine, Phenylephrine) 327 chapter 44 Decongestants (Imidazolines) 333 chapter 45 Human NSAIDs (Ibuprofen, Naproxen) 339 chapter 46 Nicotine and Tobacco 347 chapter 47 Vitamins and Minerals 354 Drugs: Veterinary Prescription 367 chapter 48 Alpha2-Adrenergic Agonists 369 chapter 49 Ivermectin/Milbemycin /Moxidectin 374 chapter 50 Phenylpropanolamine 385 chapter 51 Pimobendan 391 chapter 52 Veterinary NSAIDs (Carprofen, Deracoxib, Firocoxib, Ketoprofen, Meloxicam, Robenacoxib, Tepoxalin) 396 Envenomations 405 chapter 53 Black Widow Spiders 407 chapter 54 Brown Recluse Spiders 412 chapter 55 Bufo Toads 418 chapter 56 Crotalids (Pit Vipers) 424 chapter 57 Elapids (Coral Snakes) 436 chapter 58 Scorpions 444 chapter 59 Venomous Lizards (Heloderma) 450 chapter 60 Wasps, Hornets, and Bees 457 Foods 467 chapter 61 Bread Dough 469 chapter 62 Calcium Supplements 474 chapter 63 Chocolate and Caffeine 479 chapter 64 Grapes and Raisins 485 chapter 65 Hops 491 chapter 66 Macadamia Nuts 497 chapter 67 Mycotoxins Aflatoxin 502 chapter 68 Mycotoxins Tremorgenic 508 chapter 69 Onions and Garlic 515 chapter 70 Salt 521 chapter 71 Xylitol 529 Foreign Objects 535 chapter 72 Foreign Objects 537 Garden, Yard, and Farm Chemicals 545 chapter 73 Bone and Blood Meal 547 chapter 74 Diquat and Paraquat 552 chapter 75 Fertilizers 560 chapter 76 Herbicides 565 chapter 77 Methionine 571 Herbals 577 chapter 78 Ephedra/Ma Huang 579 chapter 79 Essential Oils/Liquid Potpourri 585 chapter 80 Tea Tree Oil/Melaleuca Oil 592 Home Care and Recreational Products 599 chapter 81 Acids 601 chapter 82 Alkalis 609 chapter 83 Batteries 617 chapter 84 Matches and Fireworks 624 chapter 85 Mothballs 630 chapter 86 Paintballs 637 chapter 87 Phenols and Pine Oils 646 chapter 88 Soaps, Detergents, Fabric Softeners, Enzymatic Cleaners, and Deodorizers 655 Insecticides and Molluscicides 663 chapter 89 Amitraz 665 chapter 90 Metaldehyde 672 chapter 91 Imidacloprid and Other Neonicotinoids 678 chapter 92 Miscellaneous Insecticides 683 chapter 93 Organophosphorus and Carbamate Insecticides 689 chapter 94 Pyrethrins and Pyrethroids 697 Metals and Metalloids 705 chapter 95 Iron 707 chapter 96 Lead 716 chapter 97 Zinc 723 Nondrug Consumer Products 729 chapter 98 Glow Jewelry (Dibutyl Phthalate) 731 chapter 99 Fluoride 736 Plants and Biotoxins 743 chapter 100 Azaleas and Rhododendrons 745 chapter 101 Blue-green Algae (Cyanobacteria) 751 chapter 102 Cardiac Glycosides 760 chapter 103 Lilies 770 chapter 104 Mushrooms 778 chapter 105 Oxalates Insoluble 787 chapter 106 Oxalates Soluble 797 chapter 107 Sago Palm (Cycads) 804 chapter 108 Spring Bulbs 812 chapter 109 Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Plant 821 chapter 110 Yew 827 Rodenticides 833 chapter 111 Anticoagulants 835 chapter 112 Bromethalin 844 chapter 113 Cholecalciferol 850 chapter 114 Sodium Monofluoroacetate (Compound 1080) 856 chapter 115 Phosphides 862 chapter 116 Strychnine 871 Toxic Gases 879 chapter 117 Carbon Monoxide 881 chapter 118 Smoke Inhalation 885 section 3 Reference Information appendix 1 Abbreviations 899 appendix 2 Information Resources for Toxicology 905 appendix 3 Metallic Toxicants 913 appendix 4 Toxic Plants and Their Clinical Signs: Antidotes and Treatment 919 appendix 5 Topical Toxins: Common Human OTC Dermatological Preparations 927 Index by Toxins and Toxicants 933 Index by Clinical Signs 951

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  • ISBN13: 9781119036548
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 984
  • ID: 9781119036548
  • weight: 1818
  • ISBN10: 1119036542
  • edition: 2nd Edition

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