Handbook of Avian Medicine, 2/e has been written to give the small animal practitioner a complete information source for the basics of avian medicine and surgery.
It pulls together the international expertise of the avian veterinary community by incorporating the knowledge of authors world-wide.
The first six chapters cover the basic medical information needed to run a primary care avian practice.
The focus here is on introductory level material and the average companion animal practice.
If you see between one and five birds a week, this text is for you.
The later chapters are species-specific and help the veterinarian in evaluating, treating, and/or referring various bird species.
The new edition builds on the success of the first edition and includes full colour illustrations throughout. First 6 chapters: cover basic information needed to run a primary care avian practiceLater chapters: species-specific helping veterinarians to build up their knowledge in order to evaluate, treat and/or referMulti-author text combining best practice tips and different techniques from avian experts worldwide: the editors are from 3 different countries and the chapter authors from many moreProvides quick access to crucial information for the non-specialistOffers the basics of avian medicine and surgeryFully up-dated throughoutFull colour throughoutIncrease of line drawings and illustrations in generalBetter quality imagesIncludes practice tip highlights throughout
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 496 pages
- Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
- Publication Date: 27/03/2009
- Category: Veterinary medicine
- ISBN: 9780702028748