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Treatment and care of the geriatric veterinary patient

Author: Mary Gardner; Dani McVety
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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"Treatment and Care of the Geriatric Veterinary Patient offers veterinarians a complete guide to treating and managing geriatric canine and feline patients. Offers practical guidance on managing all aspects of veterinary care in geriatric pets. Takes a holistic approach to managing the geriatric patient, from common diseases and quality of life to hospice, euthanasia, client communications, and business management.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Treatment and care of the geriatric veterinary patient.
Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2017
(DLC) 2017013228
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Gardner; Dani McVety
ISBN: 9781119187226 1119187222 9781119187233 1119187230 9781119187240 1119187249
OCLC Number: 979994522
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Title Page ; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; About the Companion Website; Part I They Just Don't Live Long Enough; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Maintaining the Human-Animal Bond ; Reference; Chapter 3 Geriatrics and Fragility ; Introduction; Senior or Geriatric ... It's All in a Name --
or Is It?; Geriatric Medicine for Humans; Fragility; The Geriatric Life Stage in Dogs and Cats; Summary; References; Part II The Aging Body Systems; Chapter 4 Vision Changes ; Introduction and Description; Nuclear/Lenticular Sclerosis; Senile Cataracts; Iris Atrophy; Retinal Degeneration. Vitreal Degeneration/Asteroid HyalosisCorneal Endothelial Degeneration/Dystrophy; Coping Mechanisms for Owners with Blind Pets; References; Chapter 5 Hearing Loss ; What is Sound?; Causes of Hearing Loss in Pets; Monitoring Pets for Hearing Loss; Advanced Screening for Hearing Loss; Is There Treatment for Age-Related Hearing Loss?; Management of Geriatric Pets with Hearing Loss; Quality of Life Assessment for Pets with Hearing Loss; References; Chapter 6 Dentition and the Oral Cavity ; Introduction; Conditions; Oral Pain; End of Life decisions; Client Education; References. Chapter 7 The Nose and Smelling Decline of Smell; Contributory Factors; Therapy; References; Chapter 8 Cognitive Dysfunction and Related Sleep Disturbances ; Introduction and Background; Common Symptoms of Cognitive Dysfunction; Development and Pathophysiology; Differential Diagnoses; Therapeutic Options; Sleep Disturbances; End of Life Considerations; References; Chapter 9 Smelly Old Dog: Addressing the Dermatological Concerns of Our Geriatric Patients ; The Skin and the Changes; The Patient: The Gold Standard and the Reality; When We Need to Address "The Elephant"; Crashing and Failing. Treating for Quality of Life and the Human-Animal BondReferences; Chapter 10 Central and Peripheral Nervous System ; The Nervous System and Aging; Disorders of the Central Nervous System; Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System; General Treatment of Neurologic Disorders; Focus on the Client; References; Chapter 11 The Aging Kidney ; Introduction; Aging at the Glomerular Level; Aging at the Renovascular Level; Aging at the Tubular-Interstitial level; Diseases of the Aged Kidney; Monitoring the Health of the Kidney; Therapies; Special Considerations in the Aging Kidney. How an Aging Kidney Affects Life for the PetHow an Aging Kidney Affects Life for the Owner; End of Life Considerations; Conclusion; References; Chapter 12 The Hepatic System ; Hepatic Diseases of the Dog; Hepatic Diseases of the Cat; Treatment; Focus on the Client; References; Chapter 13 The Respiratory System ; Healthy Aging of the Respiratory System; The Suffering of Dyspnea; The Larynx; The Airways; Bronchitis; Asthma; The Pulmonary Parenchyma; The Pleural Space; The Thoracic Wall; The Why; Acute Management of the Patient Suffering from Dyspnea; References; Chapter 14 Mobility Issues.
Responsibility: edited by Mary Gardner, Dani McVety.

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Treatment and Care of the Geriatric Veterinary Patient offers veterinarians a complete guide to treating and managing geriatric canine and feline patients.  Read more...

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