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Avian Medicine (Hardcover) (Ph.D. Jaime Samour)

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Combining the in-depth coverage of a text with the practicality of a clinical manual and the visual detail of an atlas,Avian Medicine, 3rd Edition is the complete, all-in-one guide to every aspect of avian care. Written by some of the world's leading authorities in avian medicine, this highly illustrated reference covers a wide variety of avian species - including psittacines, raptors, bustards, parrots, finches, and more. Comprehensive coverage includes issues ranging from the basic aspects of patient management to the most sophisticated diagnostic techniques. Plus, with more illustrations, a wealth of practical advice, and the latest information on cutting-edge treatments and procedures incorporated into this new edition, today's general clinician will be fully equipped to effectively and confidently care for all birds.

  • Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of clinical management written by leading experts in the field provides readers with a depth and breadth of knowledge on avian medicine and care.
  • Coverage of a wide variety of species - including raptors, bustards, and many others - enables practitioners to treat a greater assortment of patients with more confidence and skill.
  • Bulleted text and tables help present information in an accessible way.
  • More than 900 color images give readers a better picture of disease and how it will be encountered in practice.
  • Appendices bring together wide-ranging data on hematology and blood chemistry reference values, commonly used pharmaceutics and other information relevant to avian practitioners.
  • NEW! New chapter sections, revised references, and updated suggested readings ensure that readers have the most up-to-date information.
  • NEW! New chapter contributors ensure the information in the text reflects the most current techniques and advances.
  • NEW! Expanded content on parrots, finches and fruit-eating birds has been added to the text to make content more relevant to the needs of today's practitioners.
  • NEW! Thoroughly updated content includes the latest surgical techniques and proceduresto keep practitioners on top of the most cutting-edge information in the field.
  • NEW! Additional content and images on MRI have been incorporated throughout the text to complete the coverage of other advanced imaging techniques such as CT scans.
Number of Pages: 699.0
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Veterinary Medicine / General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science
Author: Ph.D. Jaime Samour
Language: English
Street Date: December 23, 2015
TCIN: 50687846
UPC: 9780723438328
Item Number (DPCI): 248-10-1912

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