Veterinary Allergy0470672412, 9780470672419

Author : Chiara Noli, Aiden P. Foster, Wayne Rosenkrantz
Description:The current state of knowledge on this increasingly important subject is beautifully described in this, the first truly comprehensive text of allergic diseases affecting the major veterinary species. It will be an invaluable guide to students, clinicians and researchers alike. From the Foreword by Professor Richard Halliwell, MS, PhD, VetMB, MRCVS, Dip ACVDVeterinary Allergy is the first comprehensive, high quality reference dealing with all aspects of veterinary allergy in all species and all body systems involved with allergy. Providing solid breadth and excellent depth of coverage, it deals with the immunopathology of the various allergic conditions as well as with clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment of veterinary allergic diseases.Key features:Broad species coverage, organised by sections on dogs, cats, horses, and other domestic species including large animals, birds and small mammalsProvides details on diseases affecting the skin, respiratory tract and gutContains practical information for clinicians on management of allergic diseasesIncludes fully-referenced high level detail suitable for specialists and researchersFocused on evidence-based medicine and scienceThe editors have extensive experience and are respected as world-wide experts in the fieldEvery chapter is written by an expert in that particular topicAnyone seeking information and references on any aspect of allergic conditions in any species should find this book helpful. The book will be of interest to clinicians in first opinion practice, specialists in veterinary dermatology, gastroenterology, internal medicine, and immunology as well as specialists-in-training in those fields and veterinary students.The focus on underlying principles and practical clinical aspects is admirable. Immediately useful for practical utilization by practicing clinicians. Dr. Andrew Mackin BSc BVMS MVS DVSc FACVSc DSAM, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Professor and Service Chief, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Dr. Hugh G. Ward Endowed Chair of Small Animal Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, USA
Categories: Biology Microbiology
Year :2014
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 472
File Info : pdf 50 Mb