Description

With coverage of current issues and emerging trends, Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 7 provides a comprehensive, all-new reference for the management of zoo and wildlife diseases. A Current Therapy format emphasizes the latest advances in the field, including nutrition, diagnosis, and treatment protocols. Cutting-edge coverage includes topics such as the "One Medicine" concept, laparoscopic surgery in elephants and rhinoceros, amphibian viral diseases, and advanced water quality evaluation for zoos. Editors R. Eric Miller and Murray E. Fowler promote a philosophy of animal conservation, bridging the gap between captive and free-ranging wild animal medicine with chapters contributed by more than 100 international experts.


Key Features:-

  • Content ranges from drug treatment, nutrition, husbandry, surgery, and imaging to behavioral trainin
  • Coverage of species ranges from giraffes, elephants, lions, and orangutans to sea turtles, hellbende
  • Full-color photographs depict external clinical signs for more accurate clinical recognition.
  • Discussions of the "One Medicine" concept include chapters addressing the interface between wildlife
  • New sections cover Edentates, Marsupials, Carnivores, Perrissodactyla, and Camelids.
  • Over 100 new tables provide a quick reference to a wide range of topics.

More Details about Fowler's Zoo & Wild Animal Medicine Vol.7: Current Therapy (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Miller R E
PublisherElsevier Science (Technical)
Edition1
ISBN9781437719864
Pages688
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011