Written by today’s leading experts, Bonagura: Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XIV keeps you completely current with the latest in disease management for small animals. It uses a clear and practical approach to medical disorders; the typical chapter includes both a succinct guide to diagnosis and a detailed discussion of therapy. Hundreds of small animal disorders and diseases are covered!
Authoritative, reliable information on diagnosis includes details on the latest therapies.
An organ-system organization makes it easy to find solutions for specific disorders.
Concise chapters are only 2-5 pages in length, saving you time in finding essential information.
Well-known writers and editors provide accurate, up-to-date coverage of important topics.
A convenient Table of Common Drugs, updated by Dr. Mark Papich, offers a quick reference to dosage information.
Cross-references to the previous edition make it easy to find related information that remains valid and current.
A list of references and suggested readings is included at the end of most chapters.
A fully searchable companion Evolve website adds chapters from Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XIII, with information that has not changed significantly since its publication. It also includes an image collection with over 300 images, and references linked to PubMed. Useful appendices on the website provide a virtual library of valuable clinical references on laboratory test procedures and interpretation, normal reference ranges, body fluid analyses, conversion tables, nutritional profiles, a drug formulary, and more.
"With more than 325 contributors, this book gathers a lot of expertise. (...) Since it is a therapeutic book, it is logically divided into chapters, gathering information on the most common conditions a practitioner can be confronted with. Illustrations are placed at strategic locations to reinforce or explain key points. (...) The book ends with a very complete index to help you navigate this bible for practitioners." - Veterinary Times, July 2009
More than 260 new chapters keep you at the leading edge of veterinary therapy.
By John D. Bonagura, DVM, MS, Dipl ACVIM, Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
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