Large Animal Neurology, 2nd Edition

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ISBN: 978-1-4051-5493-2
Vydavateľ: Willey, Blackwell , 2008
Špecifikácia: Tvrdá väzba, 200 ilustrácií, videoknižnica, 464 strán

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Charakteristika:
Dlho očakávané nové vydanie klasického textu zaoberajúceho sa neurológiou veľkých zvierat, napísané svetovými vynikajúcimi expertami na základe ich skúseností v Amerike, Austrálii, Nového Zélandu a západnej Európy. Ich praktické skúsenosti sú východiskom pre vznik tejto príručky, venovanej všetkým veterinárom pracujúcim vo veľkej praxi zvierat, ktorí potrebujú riešiť neurologické prípady. Kniha je bohato ilustrovaná vynikajúcimi farebnými fotografiami a detailnými kresbami, navyše doplnená videonahrávkami zobrazujúcimi skutočné prípady a ich riešenie. Táto neoceniteľná videoknižnica pomáha vizuálne riešiť klinické problémy definované v texte.

Obsah:
PART I: Evaluation of Large Animal Neurologic Patients.
1. Neuroanatomy.
2. Neurologic Evaluation.
3. Ancillary Diagnostic Aids.
4. Pathologic Responses of the Nervous System
PART II: Clinical Problems in Large Animal Neurology.
5. Disorders of Behavior.
6. Seizures and Epilepsy.
7. Sleep Disorders.
8. Coma and Altered States of Consciousness.
9. Blindness.
10. Miosis, Mydriasis, Anisocoria and Horner's Syndrome.
11. Strabismus.
12. Dropped Mandible and Masticatory Muscle Atrophy.
13. Decreased and Increased Facial Sensation.
14. Facial Paralysis and Facial Spasm.
15. Pharyngeal Dysphagia.
16. Dilated Esophagus.
17. Laryngeal Paresis and Paralysis;
Roaring.
18. Tongue Paralysis.
19. Head Tilt, Circling, Nystagmus and Other Signs of Vestibular Abnormalities.
20. Deafness.
21. Disorders of Posture and Movement.
22. Incoordination of the Head and Limbs: Cerebellar Diseases.
23. Tetraparesis, Paraparesis and Ataxia of the Limbs: Spinal Cord Diseases.
24. Diffuse Weakness.
25. Paresis and Paralysis of One Limb: Monoparesis:.
26. Urinary Bladder Distention, Dilated Rectum and Anus and Atonic Tail: Cauda Equina Syndrome.
27. Pruritus, Self-Mutilation, Head Shaking, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Miscellaneous Distressing Disorders.
28. Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction.
29. Vertebral and Paravertebral Problems:Stiff Neck and Sore Back.
PART III: Mechanisms and Specific Diseases.
30. Congenital, Genetic and Familial Disorders.
31. Infectious, Inflammatory and Immune Diseases.
32. Physical and Chemical Causes.
33. Toxic Diseases.
34. Nutritional Diseases.
35. Metabolic Diseases.
36. Neoplasms and other Tumors.
37. Multifactorial and Idiopathic Disorders.
PART IV: Video Library.

Joe Mayhew: head of Massey Equine group and Professor of Equine Studies at the Institute of Veterinary, Animal & Biomedical Sciences, Massey University, New Zealand. He is Diplomat of both the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Large Animal Internal Medicine and Neurology) and the European College of Veterinary Neurology. During his distinguished career he has also held positions at University of California, Davis, Cornell University, University of Florida, Animal Health Trust, University of Cambridge, and University of Edinburgh.