Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat (4th Revised edition)

Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat (4th Revised edition)

By: Craig E. Greene (author)Hardback

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The definitive reference for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of small animal infections, Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 4th Edition delivers current, comprehensive information essential to the management of infectious diseases caused by viruses, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas, bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa, and unknown agents. Each section guides you through diagnostic testing for specific microorganisms, from sample collection to laboratory submission to interpretation of results, then details appropriate treatment measures and pharmacologic considerations for the various related infections. Full-color illustrations and hundreds of tables provide quick, convenient access to diagnostic and therapeutic guidelines, and thoroughly updated drug information helps you confidently administer appropriate dosages for the most effective treatment and prevention. The most comprehensive infectious disease coverage available helps you confidently address clinical problems related to infectious diseases in dogs and cats, and includes: Immunization strategies and environmental control of infections Immunodeficiency disorders Prevention of infection in multi-pet and shelter settings Immunocompromised people and their pets Vibrant full-color illustrations clarify disease features and modes of disease transmission for enhanced diagnostic accuracy and disease prevention. Convenient tables deliver therapeutic recommendations and drug dosages at a glance. Complete antimicrobial drug formulary provides fast, easy access to indications, recommended dosages, and pharmacologic considerations essential for all relevant pharmaceuticals. State-of-the-art diagnostic testing procedures help you ensure accurate diagnoses for all clinically relevant pathogens. Content reflects the expert insight and vast clinical experience of a panel of trusted authorities on small animal infectious diseases. Easy-to-use companion website provides convenient online access to additional images, tables, boxes, appendices, and references linked directly to original PubMed abstracts. Expanded coverage of zoonoses, zoonotic potential, and precautions helps you effectively monitor and treat zoonotic infections. Fully updated drug formulary reflects the most current pharmacokinetics, indications, contraindications, handling and administration guidelines, and dosage recommendations available. Updated content throughout the text details current diagnostic testing regimens and therapeutic and preventive considerations for all pathogens you're likely to encounter in the clinical setting. Special focus on disease incidence and susceptibility in traveling animals helps you alert animal owners to potential risks associated with pet travel.


Section I: Viral, Rickettsial, Chlamydial, and Mycoplasmal Diseases 1. Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral and Rickettsial Infections and Epidemiology of Infectious Disease 2. Antiviral and Immunomodulatory Chemotherapy 3. Canine Distemper 4. Infectious Canine Hepatitis, Canine Acidophil Cell Hepatitis 5. Canine Herpesviral Infection 6. Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease 7. Nonrespiratory Parainfluenza Viral Infections of Dogs 8. Canine Enteric Viral Infections 9. Feline Enteric Viral Infections 10. Feline Coronaviral Infections 11. Feline Leukemia Viral Infections 12. Feline Immunodeficiency Viral Infections 13. Feline Adenoviral Infection 14. Feline Respiratory Infections 15. Feline Foamy (Synctium-Forming) Viral Infection 16. Feline Paramyxoviral Infections 17. Poxviral Infection 18. Papillomaviral Infections 19. Miscellaneous Viral Infections 20. Rabies and Other Lyssaviral Infections 21. Pseudorabies 22. Enteroviral Infections 23. Influenza Viral Infections 24. Arthropod-Borne Viral Infections 25. Neorickettsia and Wolbachia Infections 26. Ehrlichia and Anaplasma Infections 27. Rocky Mountain and Mediterranean Spotted Fevers, Cat-Flea Typhuslike Illness, Rickettsialpox, Typhus, and Q Fever 28. Chlamydial Infections Section II: Bacterial Diseases 29. Hemotrophic Mycoplasmosis (Haemobartonellosis) 30.Mycoplasmal, Ureaplasmal, and L-Form Infections 31. Laboratory Diagnosis of Bacterial Infections 32. Antibacterial Chemotherapy 33. Stroptococcal and Other Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections 34. Staphylococcal Infections 35. Gram-Negative Infections 36. Sepsis 37. Enteric Bacterial Infections 38. Canine Brucellosis 39. Anaerobic Infections 40. Botulism 41. Tetanus 42. Leptospirosis 43. Borreliosis 44. Miscellaneous Bacterial Infections 45. Plague 46. Tularemia 47. Actinomycosis and Nocardiosis 48. Mycobacterial Infections 49. Dermatophilosis 50. Abscesses and Pyogranulomatous Inflammation Caused by Bacteria 51. Bite Wound Infections 52. Bartonellosis 53. Surgical and Traumatic Wound Infections Section III: Fungal Diseases 54.Laboratory Diagnosis of Fungal and Algal Infections 55. Antifungal Chemotherapy 56. Cutaneous Fungal Infections 57. Blastomycosis 58. Histoplasmosis 59. Cryptococcosis 60. Coccidioidomycosis and Paracoccidioidomycosis 61. Sporotrichosis 62. Aspergillosis and Penicillosis 63. Candidiasis and Rhodotorulosis 64. Trichosporonosis 65. Miscellaneous Fungal Infections 66. Pneumocystosis 67. Protothecosis 68. Rhinosporidiosis 69. Microsporidiosis Section IV: Protozoal Diseases 70. Laboratory Diagnosis of Protozoal Infections 71. Antiprotozoal Chemotherapy 72. Trypanosomiasis 73. Leishmaniosis 74. Hepatozoonosis 75. Cytauxzoonosis 76. Babesiosis 77. Enteric Protozoal Infections 78. Nonenteric Amebiasis 79. Toxoplasmosis and Neosporosis 80. Enteric Coccidiosis 81. Cryptosporidiosis and Cyclosporiasis 82. Neurologic Diseases of Suspected Infectious Origin and Prion Disease Section V: Clinical Problems 83. Heartworm Disease 84. Integumentary Infections 85. Musculoskeletal Infections 86. Cardiovascular Infections 87. Bacterial Respiratory Infections 88. Gastrointestinal and Intra-Abdominal Infections 89. Hepatobiliary Infections 90. Genitourinary Infections 91. Bacterial Infections of the Central Nervous System 92. Ocular Infections 93. Environmental Factors in Infectious Disease 94. Immunodeficiencies and Infectious Diseases 95. Fever 96. Prevention and Management of Infection in Kennels 97. Prevention and Management of Infectious Diseases in Multiple-Cat Environments 98. Considerations and Management of Infectious Diseases of Feral Cats 99. Immunocompromised People and Shared Human and Animal Infections 100. Immunoprophylaxis and Immunodiagnosis Appendix Antimicrobial Drug Formulary Web Only: Web Appendix 1: Recommendations for Core and Noncore Vaccinations of Dogs Web Appendix 2: Recommendations for Core and Noncore Vaccinations of Cats Web Appendix 3: Canine and Feline Biologics Manufacturers and Products Available Worldwide Web Appendix 4: Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control Web Appendix 5: Laboratory Testing for Infectious Diseases of Dogs and Cats Web Appendix 6: Manufacturers of Diagnostic Test Kits and Their Products Web Appendix 7: Disease Rule-Outs for Medical Problems Web Appendix 8: Concentrations and Dosages of Locally Used Ocular Antibacterial Agents

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  • ISBN13: 9781416061304
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1376
  • ID: 9781416061304
  • ISBN10: 1416061304
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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