Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner

Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner

Key features Provides all the information needed to begin using focused point-of-care exams as a patient diagnostic screening and monitoring tool for trauma, triage, and tracking Describes the essentials of performing and incorporating the ...

Author: Gregory R. Lisciandro

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118369593

Category: Medical

Page: 360

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Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner offers a highly practical guide to incorporating abbreviated ultrasound exams into the veterinary practice. Focused point-of-care exams are an effective way to quickly detect conditions and complications not readily apparent through the physical exam, laboratory diagnostics, or radiographic findings. Encompassing all the information needed to begin performing these techniques, Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner is a useful tool for improving patient outcomes in clinical practice. Covering focused exams in all body systems, the book also outlines the principles of interventional radiology, medical documentation, and the basic fundamentals of using an ultrasound machine. A companion website offers 87 video clips of AFAST, TFAST, and Vet Blue examinations with normal, abnormal, and incidental findings at www.wiley.com/go/lisciandro/ultrasound. Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner is an essential purchase for veterinary practitioners and specialists wanting to implement these techniques in their veterinary practice.
Categories: Medical

Point of Care Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner

Point of Care Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner

This book offers a thorough revision and update to the first landmark book that presented a standardized approach to focused point-of-care ultrasound exams of the abdomen, thorax, musculoskeletal and eye in veterinary practice.

Author: Gregory R. Lisciandro

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119460985

Category: Medical

Page: 1024

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This book offers a thorough revision and update to the first landmark book that presented a standardized approach to focused point-of-care ultrasound exams of the abdomen, thorax, musculoskeletal and eye in veterinary practice. Now incorporating new applications for focused ultrasound exams and additional species, this Second Edition continues to be a state-of-the-art reference for using abbreviated ultrasound exams in clinical practice. A companion website features supplementary video clips of these point-of-care techniques depicting actual ultrasound exams for comparison and comprehension. New chapters in Point-of-Care Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner, Second Edition cover ultrasound-guided nerve blocks, musculoskeletal, brain imaging, and applications of focused ultrasound techniques in cats, exotics and marine mammals—making it an essential purchase for veterinarians wanting to incorporate point-of-care ultrasound techniques into their veterinary practices. Presents a standardized approach to point-of-care ultrasound as an extension of the physical exam, including trauma, non-trauma, and monitoring applications Includes coverage of new techniques for focused ultrasound exams, including lung, anesthesia and ultrasound guided nerve blocks, transcranial brain imaging, musculoskeletal, volume status evaluation, and rapid assessment for treatable forms of shock Adds cats, exotic and wildlife mammals, and marine mammals to the existing canine coverage Emphasizes the integration of point-of-care ultrasound techniques for optimizing patient care and accurate patient assessment Offers access to a companion website with supplementary video clips showing many clinically relevant didactic examples The second edition of Point-of-Care Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner is an excellent resource for veterinary practitioners, ranging from the general practitioner to nearly all clinical specialists, including internal medicine, oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, anesthesiology, ophthalmology, exotics, and zoo medicine specialists, and veterinary students.
Categories: Medical

Basic Monitoring in Canine and Feline Emergency Patients

Basic Monitoring in Canine and Feline Emergency Patients

Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner. Wiley and Sons, Ames, Iowa, USA, pp. 17–44. Lisciandro, G. (2014b), Appendix II: Goal-directed templates for medical records. In: Lisciandro, G. (ed.) Focused Ultrasound ...

Author: Elizabeth J. Thomovsky

Publisher: CABI

ISBN: 9781789242997

Category: Medical

Page: 227

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This book discusses basic monitoring techniques that can be easily performed on emergency canine and feline patients in both first line emergency and primary care clinics. Techniques include blood pressure measurement, capnography, electrocardiography, pulse oximetry, and point of care monitoring ranging from the physical exam to bedside ultrasound and diagnostic tests such as PCV/TP, blood glucose and lactate.
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Diagnostic Imaging Point of care Ultrasound An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Small Animal Practice E Book

Diagnostic Imaging  Point of care Ultrasound  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Small Animal Practice  E Book

Focused ultrasound Techniques for the small animal practitioner. Ames, IA: Wiley Blackwell; 2014. p. 17–43. 22. Lisciandro GR. Chapter 6: POCUS: AFAST-Introduction and Image Acquisition. In: Lisciandro GR, editor.

Author: Gregory R. Lisciandro

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323897532

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice, guest edited by Drs. Gregory R. Lisciandro and Jennifer M. Gambino, will cover Diagnostic Imaging: Point-of-care Ultrasound. This is one of six issues each year. Articles in this issue include, but are not limited to: Lung Ultrasound Fundamentals, "Wet versus Dry" Lung, Signs of Consolidation; Lung Ultrasound for Pulmonary Contusions; Lung Ultrasound for Pneumothorax; Ultrasound of the Diaphragm; Focused Cardiac Ultrasound in the Cat; Focused Cardiac Ultrasound in the Dog; TFAST Accurate Diagnosis of Pleural and Pericardial Effusion, Caudal Vena Cava; AFAST Target-organ Approach and Fluid Scoring System; Ultrasound of the Emergency Renal Patient; Hallmark Sonographic Signs of Ileus, Pneumoperitoneum and Right Upper Quadrant Disease; Thromboembolic Disease; Musculoskeletal; Ocular Abnormalities and Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter; and Global FAST for Patient Monitoring and Staging Provides in-depth, clinical reviews on the latest updates in Diagnostic Imaging: Point-of-care Ultrasound, providing actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field; Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create these timely topic-based reviews.
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Emergency and Critical Care of Small Animals An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Small Animal Practice E Book

Emergency and Critical Care of Small Animals  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America  Small Animal Practice  E Book

Focused ultrasound techniques for the small animal practitioner. Ames (IA): Wiley Blackwell; 2014. p. 166–88. 45. Kulhavy DA, Lisciandro GR. Use of a lung ultrasound examination called vet BLUE to screen for metastatic lung nodules in ...

Author: Elisa Mazzaferro

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323733632

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice, guest edited by Dr. Elisa Mazzaferro, focuses on Emergency and Critical Care of Small Animals. This is one of six issues each year. Articles in this issue include, but are not limited to: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Small Animals; Transfusion Medicine in Small Animals; Extracorporeal Therapies in the ER and ICU; Respiratory Emergencies; Ocular Emergencies in the Small Animal Patient; Biosecurity Measures in Small Animal Practice; Albumin Therapy in Critical Illness; Canine Parvoviral Enteritis; Therapeutic Strategies in IMHA; Use of Antithrombotics in Critical Illness; Use of Intravenous Immunoglobulin in Clinical Practice; Use of Intravenous Immunoglobulin in Clinical Practice; Resuscitative Strategies for the Small Animal Trauma Patient; Use of Thromboelastography in Clinical Practice; Nutritional Support of the Critical Patient; Update on Anticonvulsant Therapy for the Small Animal Patient; Total Intravenous Anesthesia for the Small Animal Critical Patient; and Cageside Ultrasound in the ER and ICU.
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Monitoring and Intervention for the Critically Ill Small Animal

Monitoring and Intervention for the Critically Ill Small Animal

In: Veterinary Surgery Small Animal, vol. 1. Tobais KM, Johnston S, eds. St Louis: Elsevier, 2012: pp 214–20. Lisciandro G. The abdominal FAST3 (AFAST3) exam. In: Focused Ultrasound Techniques for the Small Animal Practitioner.

Author: Rebecca Kirby

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118900840

Category: Medical

Page: 424

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Monitoring and Intervention for the Critically Ill Small Animal: The Rule of 20 offers guidance for assessing the patient, interpreting diagnostic test results, and selecting appropriate monitoring procedures. Based on Rebecca Kirby’s time-tested Rule of 20, with a chapter devoted to each item on the checklist Provides comprehensive guidance for monitoring a critically ill small animal patient Emphasizes the interplay of each parameter with one another Designed for fast access on the clinic floor, with potentially life-saving ideas, tips, lists and procedures Presents tables, schematics, algorithms, and drawings for quick reference
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Infektionskrankheiten der Katze

Infektionskrankheiten der Katze

Der erste in Deutsch erschienene Band aus der Reihe "Veterinary Self-Assessment Colour Review" behandelt alle Arten der Infektionskrankheiten der Katze.

Author: Katrin Hartmann

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1840761822

Category: Medical

Page: 224

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Der erste in Deutsch erschienene Band aus der Reihe "Veterinary Self-Assessment Colour Review" behandelt alle Arten der Infektionskrankheiten der Katze. Er umfaßt Infektionen, die von Viren, Bakterien, Parasiten und Pilzen verursacht werden. Die 199 klinischen Fälle werden wie in der Praxis nach dem Zufallsprinzip präsentiert. Die breite Auswahl der Fälle sorgt dafür, daß alle Organsysteme der Katze vorkommen, die von Infektionen befallen werden. Die illustrierten klinischen Fallbeispiele enthalten in den Text integrierte Fragen und ausführlich erklärte Antworten. Das Buch wendet sich an Ärzte in Praxis und Klinik, an Studenten, HelferInnen und Techniker.
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The Dog Breeder s Guide to Successful Breeding and Health Management E Book

The Dog Breeder s Guide to Successful Breeding and Health Management E Book

fertility but have life-threatening side effects, prohibiting their use for this purpose by ethical practitioners. The hormone prolactin may ... GnRH agonists have been used in exotic medicine as reversible male contraceptive agents.

Author: Margaret V. Root Kustritz

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437710847

Category: Medical

Page: 512

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This unique resource offers a general overview of canine body systems and how each system affects the breeding process. Key topics include nutrition, pharmacology, microbiology, parasitology, vaccinations, genetics, and endocrinology, as well as normal anatomy and disorders of the male and female reproductive systems. Full-color illustrations make important information more readily available and provide more accurate representations of actual clinical appearance. Each chapter begins with frequently asked questions and answers, offering quick and easy access to key information. Each chapter ends with a Test Your Understanding section that encourages readers to review what they have just read and apply it to real-life situations. A first aid appendix offers quick access to information related to various emergencies, including what could have caused it, and how to handle the situation. An appendix covering common problems seen in dogs lists symptoms associated with each problem, the possible causes, and how frequently the problem occurs.
Categories: Medical

Proceedings of Annual Meeting

Proceedings of     Annual Meeting

towards non - invasive diagnostic techniques and are more focused on a definitive diagnosis for their patients . ... while also keeping the small animal practitioner in the smaller practices current with newer techniques .

Author: American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians. Meeting

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924084955842

Category: Veterinary medicine

Page:

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Categories: Veterinary medicine