Withrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical Oncology E BookWithrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical Oncology E Book



"I really love this book. If you are interested in veterinary oncology, have a flick through this book online or at a conference when you get the chance.

Author: Stephen J. Withrow

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323241977

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With a unique focus on the most effective interventional techniques, Withrow & MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th Edition tells the full story of cancer in dogs and cats — what it is, how to diagnose it, and how to treat many of the most common cancers encountered in clinical practice. Nearly 500 color photographs, diagrams, x-rays, and gross views depict the clinical manifestations of various cancers. This edition covers the latest advances in clinical oncology, including chemotherapy, surgical oncology, and diagnostic techniques. With contributions from 65 veterinary oncology experts, this authoritative reference is a must-have for current, evidence-based therapeutic strategies on canine and feline oncology. "I really love this book. If you are interested in veterinary oncology, have a flick through this book online or at a conference when you get the chance. I hope that you agree with me that this is the definitive oncology reference source for the early 21st century and that you feel compelled to buy it. Your patients will thank you for it." Reviewed by: Gerry Polton MA VetMB MSc(Clin Onc) DipECVIM-CA(Onc) MRCVS, UK Date: July 2014 Cutting-edge information on the complications of cancer, pain management, and the latest treatment modalities prepares you to diagnose and treat pets with cancer rather than refer cases to a specialist. A consistent format for chapters on body system tumors includes coverage of incidence and risk factors, pathology, natural behavior of tumors, history and clinical signs, diagnostic techniques and workup, treatment options, and prognosis for specific malignancies. A systems approach to the diagnosis and management of cancer facilitates access to information about the many malignancies affecting small animal patients. Nearly 500 color images provide accurate depictions of specific diseases and procedures. Helpful drug formularies provide quick access to information on indications, toxicities, and recommended dosages for chemotherapeutic and analgesic drugs used in cancer treatment. Expert contributors provide in-depth coverage of the most current information in his or her respective specialty in veterinary oncology. Chemotherapy protocols are included when case studies prove clinical efficacy. Discussion of compassion and supportive care for the management of pain, nutritional needs, and grief includes methods for handling the pet’s pain and nutritional complications as well as the pet owner’s grief when treatment is not successful. Thoroughly UPDATED chapters cover the most recent changes in the clinical management of melanoma, mast cell tumors, tumors of the skeletal system, tumors of the endocrine system, tumors of the mammary gland, urinary cancers, nervous system cancers, lymphoma, and histiocytic diseases. NEW Clinical Trials and Developmental Therapeutics chapter discusses the various phases of clinical trials as well as current challenges and opportunities in oncology drug development. NEW! A focus on the best recommended treatment options highlights therapeutic strategies that have been vetted by veterinary oncology experts. NEW co-author Dr. Rodney L. Page adds his valuable perspective, expertise, and research experience.

Withrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical Oncology E BookWithrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical Oncology E Book



With important updates on recently approved and in-development drugs, and new co-authors adding their own unique perspectives, this user-friendly text is a must-have resource for current, evidence-based therapeutic strategies on canine and ...

Author: David M. Vail

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323594974

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Considered the definitive reference on canine and feline oncology, Withrow & MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 6th Edition focuses on the most effective, cutting-edge techniques. This comprehensive textbook gives you a complete understanding of cancer in dogs and cats — what it is, how to diagnose it, and how to treat many of the most common cancers encountered in clinical practice today. The thoroughly updated sixth edition includes information on the complications of cancer, pain management, and the latest treatment modalities — preparing general practitioners to diagnose and treat pets rather than referring them to a specialist. With important updates on recently approved and in-development drugs, and new co-authors adding their own unique perspectives, this user-friendly text is a must-have resource for current, evidence-based therapeutic strategies on canine and feline oncology. Cutting-edge information on the complications of cancer, pain management, and the latest treatment modalities prepares you to diagnose and treat pets with cancer rather than refer cases to a specialist. Each contributor is a recognized expert in his or her specialty, reflecting the most current information by highly respected experts in the field of veterinary oncology. Full-color format provides you with accurate visual depictions of specific diseases and procedures, enhances visual appeal, and is used functionally in tables and boxes to highlight key information. A systems approach to the diagnosis and management of cancer facilitates access to information about the many malignancies affecting small animal patients. Discussion of compassion and supportive care for the management of pain, nutritional needs, and grief includes methods for handling the pet’s pain and nutritional complications as well as the pet owner’s grief when treatment is not successful. Comprehensive references at the end of each chapter and topic ensures you can be confident the information provided is accurate and up to date. Helpful drug formularies provide quick access to information on indications, toxicities, and recommended dosages for chemotherapeutic and analgesic drugs used in cancer treatment. Chemotherapy protocols are included when case studies prove clinical efficacy. Information on the best interventional techniques is quickly accessible all in one chapter. Nearly 400 color images provide accurate depictions of specific diseases and procedures. Focus on the most effective treatment options saves time by emphasizing proven treatment options that have been vetted by experts in the field. NEW! Expert co-authors and contributors bring a valuable perspective with research experience. NEW! Thoroughly UPDATED content includes important updates on recently approved and in-development veterinary cancer drugs, and critical advances in radiation delivery.

Withrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical OncologyWithrow and MacEwen s Small Animal Clinical Oncology



Ideal for students, practitioners, and those involved in academic research, this book's full-color images and user-friendly format provide quick and easy access to today's most important information on cancer in the small animal patient.

Author: Stephen J. Withrow

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780721605586

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Page: 846

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Focusing on cancer in dogs and cats, this extensively updated 4th edition provides comprehensive coverage of the latest advances in clinical oncology, including chemotherapy, surgical oncology, and diagnostic techniques. Ideal for students, practitioners, and those involved in academic research, this book's full-color images and user-friendly format provide quick and easy access to today's most important information on cancer in the small animal patient. Full-color format throughout and full-color illustrations make information more accessible and provide accurate representations of clinical appearance. Chapters are clustered into four major sections: The Biology and Pathogenesis of Cancer, Diagnostic Procedures for the Cancer Patient, Therapeutic Modalities for the Cancer Patient, and Specific Malignancies in the Small Animal Patient. The consistent format includes incidence and risk factors, pathology, natural behavior of tumors, history and clinical signs, diagnostic techniques and workup, treatment options, and prognosis for specific malignancies in the small animal cancer patient. Features cutting edge information on the complications of cancer, pain management, and the latest treatment modalities. The latest information on the etiology of cancer, including genetic, chemical, physical, and hormonal factors, as well as cancer-causing viruses. Coverage of molecular-targeted therapy of cancer, plus new and emerging therapeutic techniques. New information on molecular diagnostic procedures for the cancer patient. The latest diagnostic imaging techniques in clinical oncology. Discussions of compassion and supportive care, from chronic pain management and nutrition to end-of-life issues and grief support.

Small Animal Clinical OncologySmall Animal Clinical Oncology



Focusing on cancer in small animals, this updated third edition comprehensively covers the latest material in clinical oncology, including chemotherapy, surgical oncology, and cytologic techniques in cancer.

Author: Stephen J. Withrow

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 072167755X

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Page: 718

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Focusing on cancer in small animals, this updated third edition comprehensively covers the latest material in clinical oncology, including chemotherapy, surgical oncology, and cytologic techniques in cancer. Its user-friendly style makes it an excellent reference for both veterinary practitioners and those involved in academic research. Timely new information that is relevant in day-to-day practice is emphasized. Numerous new contributing authors ensure the text is up to date and that it contains today's most important information on cancer in the small animal.

Small Animal Clinical OncologySmall Animal Clinical Oncology



Written by a respected expert in the field, this new addition to the Self-Assessment Color Review series covers clinical oncology of the dog and cat.

Author: Joyce E. Obradovich, DVM, DACVIM

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781482225426

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Page: 316

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Written by a respected expert in the field, this new addition to the Self-Assessment Color Review series covers clinical oncology of the dog and cat. More than 200 cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice. These cases are presented as self-assessment problems comprising integrated questions, illustrations and detailed explanations designed to educate on the big picture as well as to provide immediate answers.

Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound E BookSmall Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound E Book



Small animal clinical oncology. 4th ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 2007. p. 484
–92. 97. Strombeck DR. Clinicopathologic features of primary and metastatic
neoplastic diseases of the liver in dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 1978;173: 267-9. 98
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Author: John S Mattoon, DVM Dacvr

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9780323533331

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Page: 752

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Small Animal Diagnostic Ultrasound E-Book

Exotic Animal Oncology an Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E BookExotic Animal Oncology an Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book



Surgical oncology of exotic animals. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract 2004;7(3
):783–805. 9. Withrow S. Biopsy principles. In: Withrow S, MacEwen E, editors.
Small animal clinical oncology. Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 2001. p. 63–9.

Author: David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780323482936

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Page: 321

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This issue, guest edited by Dr. David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman, focuses on Exotic Animal Oncology. Topics include: Invertebrate Oncology; Fish Oncology, Reptile Oncology; Amphibian Oncology; Ferret Oncology; Rabbit Oncology; Rodent Oncology; Principles and Applications of Surgical Oncology in Exotic Animals; Principles and Applications of Medical Oncology in Exotic Animals; Principles and Applications or Radiation Therapy in Exotic Animals; and Avian Oncolog

Decision Making in Small Animal OncologyDecision Making in Small Animal Oncology



Decision Making in Small Animal Oncology is a practical manual for the increasing number of veterinarians called upon to treat patients with cancer.

Author: David J. Argyle

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0813806593

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Page: 392

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Decision Making in Small Animal Oncology is a practical manual for the increasing number of veterinarians called upon to treat patients with cancer. This case-based quick reference leads practitioners through diagnosis, treatment, and management decisions, offering reliable guidance for more effective management of cancer care. With easy-to-follow algorithms to assist the reader through the critical thinking process, Decision Making in Small Animal Oncology answers the questions most commonly asked in daily practice to provide the cancer knowledge practitioners and students need in general practice.

Small Animal Oncology E BookSmall Animal Oncology E Book



This Introduction gives an overview of cancer biology and explains the principles of available therapies. There is up to date discussion on new and developing techniques and treatments, and guidance on when these are indicated.

Author: Susan M. North

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702042508

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Page: 304

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A highly practical guide suitable for in-clinic reference, Small Animal Oncology has been designed for maximum ease of use and accessibility of information. Whilst giving clear and up-to-date briefing for the busy practitioner, it also is a valuable resource to the student with a special interest in oncology. This Introduction gives an overview of cancer biology and explains the principles of available therapies. There is up to date discussion on new and developing techniques and treatments, and guidance on when these are indicated. The book covers all common, most less common and some rare aspects of small animal oncology. accompanying Evolve website includes over 20 clinical cases to try your knowledge all-round practical, useful, every day essential guide to small animal oncology schematic approach gives quick access to information when you need it explains biology and the basic principles as well as indicating treatment options

Small Animal Surgical NursingSmall Animal Surgical Nursing



Rothuizen J : Laparoscopy in small animal medicine , Vet Q 3 : 225 , 1985 .
Sammarco JL et al : Postoperative ... Withrow SJ , MacEwen EG : Small animal
clinical oncology , ed 3 , Philadelphia , 2001 , Saunders . Withrow SJ , Postorino
NC ...

Author: Sara J. Busch

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: CORNELL:31924102672478

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Page: 413

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Sara Busch provides coverage of the veterinary nurse/technician's role in small animal surgery. Topics covered include asepsis, operating room protocol, instrumentation, sterile technique, suture materials, suturing techniques and pre- and post-operativecare of animals.

Help Your Dog Fight CancerHelp Your Dog Fight Cancer



Small Animal Clinical Oncology , editors Stephen ) . Withrow , DVM , diplomate
ACVIM ( Oncology ) and E. Gregory MacEwen , VMD , diplomate ACVIM (
oncology and internal medicine ) . W.B. Saunders Company , 2001 , p.233 . 5 ibid
, p.455 ...

Author: Laurie Kaplan

Publisher: Jangen Press

ISBN: CORNELL:31924102919275

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Page: 109

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Provides information for caretakers of dogs with cancer, including explanations of causes, diagnostics and treatments for canine cancer. Including information about diets and supplements for dogs with cancer. Including the story of a canine lymphoma survivor.

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Kisseberth WC , MacEwen EG : Complications of cancer and its treatment :
adverse effects . In Withrow SJ , MacEwen EG , editors : Small animal clinical
oncology , ed 3 , Philadelphia , 2001 , WB Saunders . Mauldin GN : Radiation
oncology .

Author: Dennis M. McCurnin

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: CORNELL:31924102123118

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Page: 1241

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Accompanying CD-ROM ... "contains student exercises, including crossword puzzles to help study key terms, picture-it exercises to test knowledge of key illustrations, quiz shows and hangman exercises to make self-study fun, and WebLinks, an exciting resource that lets you link to hundreds of websites carefully chosen to supplement the content of the textbook." -- p. xiii.

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An American Animal Hospital Association Publication. Ronald L. Bark Norman
Ackerman SMALL ANIMAL CLINICAL ONCOLOGY SMALL ANIMAL Radiology
and Ultrasonography BONAGURA FELDMAN and NELSON Second Edition ...

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Manual of Small Animal OncologyManual of Small Animal Oncology



British Small Animal Veterinary Association Richard A. S. White.
CONTRIBUTORS Malcolm J Brearley , M . A . , Vet . M . B . , M . R . C . V . S .
Clinical Oncologist , The Animal Health Trust , Lanwades Park , Kennett ,
Newmarket , Suffolk .

Author: British Small Animal Veterinary Association

Publisher: Iowa State Press

ISBN: UOM:39015024930144

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Page: 380

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Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E BookSmall Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book



In Withrow SJ, Vail DM, editors: Withrow & MacEwen's small animal clinical
oncology, ed 4, St Louis, 2007, Elsevier. An excellent overview of cancer in small
animals. A must-have reference text for all those practicing veterinary oncology. 2
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Author: Deborah Silverstein

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781416069263

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Page: 1000

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Small Animal Critical Care Medicine is a comprehensive, concise guide to critical care, encompassing not only triage and stabilization, but also the entire course of care during the acute medical crisis and high-risk period. This clinically oriented manual assists practitioners in providing the highest standard of care for ICU patients. More than 150 recognized experts offer in-depth, authoritative guidance on clinical situations from a variety of perspectives. Consistent, user-friendly format ensures immediate access to essential information. Organ-system, problem-based approach incorporates only clinically relevant details. Features state-of-the-art invasive and non-invasive diagnostic and monitoring procedures, as well as an extensive section on pharmacology. Appendices provide conversion tables, continuous rate infusion determinations, reference ranges, and more.

Palliative Medicine and Hospice Care An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Small Animal Practice E BookPalliative Medicine and Hospice Care An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Small Animal Practice E Book



In: Withrow JS, Vail DM, editors. Withrow & MacEwen's small animal clinical
oncology. St Louis (MO): Saunders/Elsevier; 2007. p. 333–46. Chapter 16d. 4.
Choen SP, Fudin CE, editors. Animal illness and human emotion. Probl Vet Med
1991 ...

Author: Tami Shearer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455709151

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Page: 240

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Introducing one of the first primers on palliative and hospice care for the small animal veterinarian! Guest edited by Dr. Tami Shearer, this volume will include topics such as: the history of pet hospice, delivery systems of veterinary hospice and palliative care, 5-step pet hospice plan, a veterinarian’s role in helping pet owners with decision making, quality of life assessment techniques, assessment and treatment of pain in life-limiting disease, the role of rehabilitation techniques for hospice and palliative care patients, the role of nutrition and alternative care methods in hospice and palliative care patients, emotional support tips, ethical considerations in life-limiting conditions, case studies, and much more!

Saunders Manual of Small Animal Practice E BookSaunders Manual of Small Animal Practice E Book



Small Animal Clinical Oncology 3rd ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 2001, pp 92
–118. Gilson SD: Surgical oncology. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 25:1,
1995. Hogge GS, MacEwen EG: Immunology and Biologic Therapy of Cancer.

Author: Stephen J. Birchard

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781416064299

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Page: 2032

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Meticulously organized by body system for optimal readability and ease of reference, the 3rd edition of this best-selling manual provides quick, comprehensive, and practical guidance on evaluating and managing a full range of common medical and surgical conditions encountered in small animal practice. Medical chapters discuss etiology, clinical signs, diagnoses and treatment, while surgical chapters discuss anatomy, preoperative considerations, procedures and postoperative care. It also contains an entire section devoted to avian and exotic pets and a comprehensive drug formulary. A consistent outline format provides easy access to information on etiology, clinical signs, diagnosis, and treatment for each disease or disorder, as well as anatomy, preoperative conditions, techniques, and postoperative care for surgical procedures. Key Points draw attention to helpful tips and key concepts. Includes a comprehensive section covering diagnosis, treatment, and surgery for avian and exotic pets. Features new chapters that cover key topics such as physical therapy and rehabilitation, pain management, vaccination guidelines, and syncope. Includes the latest information on drugs and clinical equipment throughout.