By Stephen J. Withrow DVM DACVS DACVIM (Oncology), Rodney Page DVM DACVIM (Internal Med/Oncology), David M. Vail DVM DACVIM (Oncology)
With a special concentrate on the best interventional recommendations, Withrow & MacEwen's Small Animal scientific Oncology, fifth Edition tells the entire tale of melanoma in canines and cats ― what it truly is, the best way to diagnose it, and the way to regard a number of the most typical cancers encountered in scientific perform. approximately 500 colour images, diagrams, x-rays, and gross perspectives depict the medical manifestations of varied cancers. This version covers the newest advances in medical oncology, together with chemotherapy, surgical oncology, and diagnostic techniques. With contributions from sixty five veterinary oncology specialists, this authoritative reference is a must-have for present, evidence-based healing suggestions on dogs and tom cat oncology.
"I rather love this e-book. while you are attracted to veterinary oncology, have a browse through this booklet on-line or at a convention if you happen to get the opportunity. i am hoping that you just accept as true with me that this is often the definitive oncology reference resource for the early 21st century and that you're feeling pressured to shop for it. Your sufferers will thanks for it." Reviewed by: Gerry Polton MA VetMB MSc(Clin Onc) DipECVIM-CA(Onc) MRCVS, united kingdom Date: July 2014
- Cutting-edge information
on the problems of melanoma, ache administration, and the most recent remedy modalities prepares you to diagnose and deal with pets with melanoma instead of refer instances to a specialist.
- A constant layout for chapters on physique method tumors comprises assurance of occurrence and threat elements, pathology, common habit of tumors, heritage and scientific symptoms, diagnostic suggestions and workup, treatment plans, and diagnosis for particular malignancies.
- A platforms method of the analysis and administration of cancer enables entry to information regarding the numerous malignancies affecting small animal patients.
- Nearly 500 colour images supply actual depictions of particular ailments and procedures.
- Helpful drug formularies supply easy access to details on symptoms, toxicities, and urged dosages for chemotherapeutic and analgesic medicinal drugs utilized in melanoma treatment.
- Expert contributors supply in-depth insurance of the most up-tp-date info in his or her respective uniqueness in veterinary oncology.
- Chemotherapy protocols are integrated whilst case reviews end up scientific efficacy.
- Discussion of compassion and supportive take care of the administration of discomfort, dietary wishes, and grief comprises equipment for dealing with the pet’s ache and dietary problems in addition to the puppy owner’s grief while therapy isn't successful.
- Thoroughly up to date chapters
cover the latest alterations within the scientific administration of cancer, mast telephone tumors, tumors of the skeletal procedure, tumors of the endocrine method, tumors of the mammary gland, urinary cancers, fearful approach cancers, lymphoma, and histiocytic diseases.
- NEW Clinical Trials and Developmental Therapeutics bankruptcy discusses a number of the levels of medical trials in addition to present demanding situations and possibilities in oncology drug development.
- NEW! a spotlight at the most sensible advised therapy options highlights healing innovations which were vetted by means of veterinary oncology experts.
- NEW co-author Dr. Rodney L. Page provides his helpful viewpoint, services, and examine experience.