The 5–minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, Third Edition.
You′ll Find These Highlights and More Inside–
Content is written by the foremost experts on small animal musculoskeletal problems and follows the popular 5–minute Veterinary Consult format, making material easy to access and utilize.
Timely coverage includes a wide range of canine and feline musculosteletal conditions, including elbow dysplasia, intervertebral disc disease, arthritis, and many more.
Sixteen–page insert features full–color images illustrating musculoskeletal anatomy and select disorders.
Topics are organized alphabetically so that readers can fine the information they need fast.
Each topic entry is divided into the following sections: Basics, Diagnosis, Treatment, Medications, Follow–up, Miscellaneous.
Arthritis (Degenerative Joint Disease).
Cruciate Ligament Disease, Cranial.
Intervertebral Disc Disease, Cervical.
Intervertebral Disc Disease, Thoracolumbar.
Muscle Rupture (Muscle Tear).
Myopahty, Focal Inflammatory–Masticatory Muscle.
Myositis and Extraocular Myositis.
Myopathy, Generalized Inflammatory–Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis.
Myopathy, Noninflammatory–Hereditary Labrador Retriever.
Myopathy, Noninflammatory–Hereditary Myotonia.
Myopathy, Noninflammatory–Hereditary Scotty Cramp.
Myopathy, Noninflammatory–Hereditary X–linked Muscular Dystrophy.
Polyarthritis, Erosive, Inmune–Mediated.
Polyarthritis, Nonerosive, Immune–Mediated.
Shoulder, Ligament, and Tendon Conditions.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
President, VetMed Consultants
Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tilley & Associates, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
Francis W. K. Smith, Jr. DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine & Cardiology)
Vice–President, VetMed Consultants, Lexington, Massachusetts, USA
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, Massachusetts, USA