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Title Chronic disease management for small animals / edited by W. Dunbar Gram, Rowan J. Milner, Remo Lobetti
Published Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Blackwell, 2018
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Contents Title Page; Table of Contents; List of Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part One: Communication and Caregiving; 1 Communication, Caregiving, and Chronic Disease; Introduction; Overview; Impact of Chronic Disease on Quality of Life for Both the Patient and Caregiver; Part 1: Know Yourself-Set the Stage for Collaborative Decision Making, Active Listening, and Caregiving; Part 2: Verbal Communication; Part 3: Nonverbal Communication; References; Part Two: Syndromes and Clinical Signs of Chronic Disease; 2 Pruritus, Atopic Dermatitis, and Pyoderma; Introduction; Diagnosis; Management
DiagnosisTherapy; Quality of Life; References; 18 Mega-Colon; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapeutics; Quality of Life; References; 19 Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapeutics; Quality of Life for Patient and Caregiver; References; 20 Protein-Losing Enteropathy; Introduction; Diagnosis (see also Chapter 19 on IBD); Therapeutics (see also Chapter 19 on IBD); Quality of Life; References; 21 Cholecystitis; Introduction; Clinical and Diagnostic Findings; Therapeutic Management; References; Further Reading; 22 Biliary Mucocele; Introduction; Pathogenesis; Diagnostics
Quality of Life for Patient and CaregiverReferences; 3 Managing Mobility:; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapeutics; Quality of Life; End-of-Life Decisions; References; 4 Chronic Diseases of the Eye and Adnexa; Introduction; Adnexa; Ocular Surface Disorders; Corneal Disease; Intraocular Disease; Conditions of the Uvea; Lenticular Changes; Posterior Segment Disease; Blindness; References; 5 Heart Disease; Introduction; Treatment of Acute Heart Failure; Management of Chronic Congestive Heart Failure; Specific Heart Diseases; Further Reading; 6 Canine Cognitive Dysfunction; Introduction; Diagnosis
TherapeuticsEnd of Life; Further Reading; 7 Vestibular Syndromes; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapy; End-of-Life Decisions; Further Reading; 8 Seizure Disorders; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapy; Quality of Life; Further Reading; 9 Feline Hyperthyroidism; Introduction; Diagnosis; Management; Renal Function and Hyperthyroidism; Iatrogenic Hypothyroidism; References; 10 Hypoadrenocorticism in Dogs; Introduction; Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis; Treatment; Quality of Life; References; Further Reading; 11 Canine Hypothyroidism; Introduction; Diagnosis; Main Influences on Thyroid Function Tests
TreatmentQuality of Life; References; 12 Hyperadrenocorticism in Dogs and Cats; Introduction; Therapy; Quality of Life; References; 13 Diabetes Mellitus; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapy; Monitoring; Remission; Quality of Life; References; 14 Chronic Pancreatitis; Introduction; Diagnosis; Treatment; Quality-of-Life and End-of-Life Assessments; References; 15 Mega-Esophagus and Esophageal Dysmotility; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapeutics; Quality of Life; References; 16 Chronic Gastritis; Introduction; Diagnosis; Therapeutics; Quality of Life; References; 17 Ulcerative Colitis; Introduction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 03, 2017)
Subject Cats -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Cats -- Diseases -- Treatment
Chronic diseases -- Treatment
Dogs -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Dogs -- Diseases -- Treatment
Pet medicine
Cat Diseases -- diagnosis
Cat Diseases -- therapy
Chronic Disease -- therapy
Dog Diseases -- diagnosis
Dog Diseases -- therapy
Cats -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Cats -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Chronic diseases -- Treatment.
Dogs -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Dogs -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Pet medicine.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Animal Husbandry.
Form Electronic book
Author Gram, Dunbar, editor
Lobetti, Remo, editor
Milner, Rowan, editor
LC no. 2017027035
ISBN 1119201055 (electronic book)
1119201071 (electronic bk. ; oBook)
9781119201052 (electronic book)
9781119201076 (electronic bk. ; oBook)
(pbk.)