This comprehensive textbook covers the key principles of veterinaryanaesthesia and encompasses a wide range of species. Information issummarised in a simple, reader-friendly format, while stillproviding the detail you need for an advanced level of study. Theeasy-reference structure is designed to help you identify andaccess topics of interest quickly. Over 180 photographs and linedrawings illustrate the scientific principles, equipment and thetechniques you need to know. A self-test section at the end ofevery chapter helps you to learn and revise each topic. As well as the technical and species-based chapters, you willfind useful chapters that you can refer to as part of your dailypractice: Quick Reference Guide to Analgesic Infusions Trouble-shooting for common problems encountered inanaesthetised patients Anaesthetic Machine Checks Canine, Feline and Equine Emergency Drug Dose Charts Designed specifically for veterinary students and thosepreparing to take advanced qualifications in veterinaryanaesthesia. It is also a useful reference for veterinarians inpractice and advanced veterinary nurses and technicians.
This is a fully revised new edition of this essential text covering anaesthesia and analgesia in all large and small animal species. The new edition has greatly expanded sections on anaesthesia of exotic species such as small mammals, llamas, camels and many more, and also has a new section on anaesthesia of wild animals, both large and small, and birds. The book is divided into 3 sections; the first, Principles and Procedures covers pharmacology and pharmacokinetics, monitoring, sedation and premedication and much more. The second section comprises chapters on anaesthesia in all the main species and the third section covers anaesthesia in special cases, complications and crises ! Almost 200 prints and line illustrations enhance the comprehensive text, and make the new edition of Veterinary Anaesthesia 10/e an essential purchase for all vets ! all large and small animal species covered in one book: includes new advances in anaesthesia in horses, birds, lab animals and wild animals glossary of USA and UK drug names: up-dated coverage of all new anaesthetic agents in Europe and the USA first section covers principles of drug action, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics the only book to discuss anaesthesia of individual species in detail: lot of info on anaesthesia of goats, sheep and other herbivores such as camels and llamas also covers analgesia in all species chapter on special cases such as anaesthesia in obstetrics chapter on anaesthetic accidents and crises ! the new edition will be made more student-friendly by adding special boxes in the text which will be relevant for this group. Full revision and update of content
Originally published in early 1900s. The detailed contents deal with every aspect of veterinary anaesthesia. The well illustrated contents include chapters on anaesthesia for horses, cattle, dogs, swine. cats, sheep and other animals. Many of the earliest veterinary books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Home Farm Books are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork
This essential text covers the latest information on anesthesia and analgesia in large and small animal species. The new edition has been extensively revised and contains greatly expanded sections on anaesthesia of exotic species, anesthesia in obstetrics, accidents, and crisis, and also a new section on anaesthesia of wild animals and birds. Hundreds of illustrations and a glossary of USA and UK drug names enhance the comprehensive text, and make the new edition of Veterinary Anaesthesia an essential purchase for all vets!
The highly popular Secrets Series® presents an important new resource for veterinarians in this comprehensive, yet focused, coverage of one of the most important and fastest-emerging specialties in veterinary medicine. Among the topics covered are Patient Management, Preparation, Pharmacology, Monitoring, Anesthetic Complications, Anesthesia and Systemic Disease, Special Anesthetic Considerations, Regional Anesthesia, and Pain Management for Small Animals.
Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia: the Fifth Edition ofLumb and Jones is a reorganized and updated edition of thegold-standard reference for anesthesia and pain management inveterinary patients. Provides a thoroughly updated edition of this comprehensivereference on veterinary anesthesia and analgesia, combiningstate-of-the-art scientific knowledge and clinically relevantinformation Covers immobilization, sedation, anesthesia, and analgesia ofcompanion, wild, zoo, and laboratory animals Takes a body systems approach for easier reference toinformation about anesthetizing patients with existingconditions Adds 10 completely new chapters with in-depth discussions ofperioperative heat balance, coagulation disorders, pacemakerimplantation, cardiac output measurement, cardiopulmonary bypass,shelter anesthesia and pain management, anesthetic risk assessment,principles of anesthetic pharmacology, and more Now printed in color, with more than 400 images