Self Assessment Color Review of Equine Orthopedics and Rheumatology

Author: Stephen May
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 0813821371
Release Date: 1991-01-16
Genre: Medical

Covering a wide range of orthopedic and rheumatological problems encountered in equine veterinary practice, this book is an invaluable aid to professionals in practice as well as veterinary and equine students. The cases are arranged randomly, just as they would be in life, and the self-assessment format is used to enable the reader to examine each case as it is presented. A superb range of color illustrations and imaging techniques, including radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear scintigraphy and arthroscopy are used to present each case, and each is followed by a thorough explanation.

Equine Orthopaedics and Rheumatology

Author: Stephen May
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781840765755
Release Date: 1998-04-01
Genre: Medical

This book covers a wide range of orthopedic and rheumatological problems encountered in equine veterinary practice and is invaluable to professionals in practice as well as veterinary and equine students. The cases are arranged randomly, just as they would be in life, and the self-assessment format is used to enable the reader to examine each case as it is presented. A superb range of color illustrations and imaging techniques, including radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear scintigraphy and arthroscopy are used to present and thoroughly explain each case.

Self Assessment Colour Review of Small Animal Orthopaedics

Author: Mark S. Bloomberg
Publisher: Medicus Veterinarius
ISBN: 9781874545828
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Medical

SELF-ASSESSMENT COLOUR REVIEWS IN VETERINARY MEDICINE: Each book covers a specialist area of veterinary medicine and the format enables the reader to consider a problem fully and then devise a solution. Initiated by Professor Mark Bloomberg and now dedicated to his memory, this review covers all aspects of orthopaedics - principles, techniques, imaging, medicine, surgery and contains cases from 48 contributors worldwide. The cases are presented in question form, accompanied by illustrations, and followed on the succeeding page by full explanatory answers, designed to educate, not just to test. The cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice. A detailed index enables the reader to access topics systematically. The book appeals to professionals in practice and in universities, to students and to those preparing for higher qualifications in surgery, orthopaedics and radiology.

Small Animal Orthopaedics

Author: Daniel D. Lewis
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781840765748
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Medical

This review covers all aspects of orthopedics: principles, techniques, imaging, medicine, surgery and contains cases from 48 contributors worldwide. The cases are presented in question form, accompanied by illustrations, and followed on the succeeding page by full explanatory answers, designed to educate, not just to test. The cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice. A detailed index enables the reader to access topics systematically. The book appeals to professionals in practice and in universities, to students and to those preparing for higher qualifications in surgery, orthopedics, and radiology.

Equine Internal Medicine

Author: Tim S. Mair
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781840765946
Release Date: 1997-01-02
Genre: Medical

The 16 international contributing authors - some working in universities, others in equine practice - have combined to provide a systematic Colour Review of all aspects of equine internal medicine. Coverage includes neurology, cardiology, respiratory disease, gastroenterology, urology, infectious diseases, parasitology, haematology, oncology, endrocrinology, reproduction, dermatology, ophthalmology and clinical nutrition, in foals and adult horses. The cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice, and are presented as self-assessment problems comprising integrated questions, illustrations and detailed explanations designed to educate as well as to provide answers. The Colour Review will appeal to candidates preparing for examinations and practitioners in their continuing professional development.

Small Animal Orthopedics Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Disorders

Author: Daniel Lewis
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482224948
Release Date: 2014-06-22
Genre: Medical

The practice of small animal orthopedics has advanced considerably in the 15 years since the publication of the first edition of Self-Assessment Color Review of Small Animal Orthopedics. Diagnostic procedures, instrumentation, implant systems, and surgical techniques have evolved and progressed considerably. This second edition of a trusted text keeps pace with the rapidly expanding practice of small animal orthopedics while embracing the developing fields of canine sports medicine and rehabilitative medicine. The newly titled Small Animal Orthopedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Disorders: Self-Assessment Color Review, 2nd Edition is designed to facilitate active learning through a new selection of clinical case scenarios along with integrated questions and answers that help readers develop sound decision-making skills. This illustrative, self-directed educational tool disseminates essential information to veterinary students, interns, and residents in training as well as small animal practitioners with specific interests in orthopedics, canine sports medicine, and rehabilitative medicine. In response to feedback provided by readers of the original text, references have been provided for each question, allowing readers the opportunity to delve more deeply into the topic of focus. The book includes contributions from an international group of clinicians and investigators. Orthopedic surgeons, radiologists, internists, pathologists, neurologists, and anesthetists as well as veterinarians engaged in rehabilitative medicine have provided their diverse expertise and experience to make this text a comprehensive review of the expanding fields relating to small animal orthopedics.

Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine

Author: Rebecca Kirby
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482225945
Release Date: 2015-02-05
Genre: Medical

Managing emergency and critical care situations is a daily challenge for veterinary practitioners caring for small animals. The appropriate treatment must be undertaken as quickly as possible and the most life-threatening problem tackled first. This second edition of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine provides more than 200 new randomly organized cases in the form of integrated questions, illustrations, and detailed explanatory answers. The concise, simulation-oriented format helps readers test their skills in emergency situations and gain practice making rapid decisions about diagnosis and treatment plans. The book covers all aspects of emergency and critical care medicine where a coordinated team approach to patient care is needed. It is an essential reference for newly qualified veterinary practitioners, technicians, nurses, students, and examination candidates.

Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery

Author: Kelley Thieman Mankin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482225402
Release Date: 2014-10-10
Genre: Medical

Presented in a question-and-answer format with all new cases, this new edition of a bestselling book provides a broad overview of small animal soft tissue surgery. Clinical cases appear in random order to simulate the way they might appear in an actual veterinary practice. Cases include photos, a description of presenting symptoms, and questions the veterinarian must answer in order to arrive at the correct diagnosis and to plan proper treatment. Complete answers are provided for each question. This practical structure with integrated questions, illustrations, and detailed explanations is designed to educate as well as to provide answers. Veterinary students, general practitioners, surgical residents, and specialists with an interest in soft tissue surgery will find Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery: Self-Assessment Color Review, Second Edition an essential resource.

Veterinary Dentistry

Author: Frank Verstraete
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482225464
Release Date: 2015-10-15
Genre: Medical

This new edition in the established and well-respected series Veterinary Self-Assessment Color Reviews covers all aspects of veterinary dentistry. Each case consists of one or more questions, illustrated by stimulating visual material including imaging and color clinical photographs. The 228 cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice, and are presented as self-assessment problems comprising integrated questions and detailed explanations designed to educate as well as to provide answers. Written by well-respected experts in the field, this new edition of a bestseller has been completely updated and includes more than 50 new cases. The book is an excellent resource for exam preparation or for practitioners in their continuing professional development.

Equine Internal Medicine

Author: Tim S. Mair
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 187454574X
Release Date: 1997-01-02
Genre: Medical

The 16 international contributing authors - some working in universities, others in equine practice - have combined to provide a systematic Colour Review of all aspects of equine internal medicine. Coverage includes neurology, cardiology, respiratory disease, gastroenterology, urology, infectious diseases, parasitology, haematology, oncology, endrocrinology, reproduction, dermatology, ophthalmology and clinical nutrition, in foals and adult horses. The cases appear in random order, just as they would in practice, and are presented as self-assessment problems comprising integrated questions, illustrations and detailed explanations designed to educate as well as to provide answers. The Colour Review will appeal to candidates preparing for examinations and practitioners in their continuing professional development.

Neurosurgery Self Assessment

Author: Rahul S. Shah
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323392327
Release Date: 2016-08-13
Genre: Medical

Ideal for both neurosurgical residents and recertifying neurosurgeons, Neurosurgery Self-Assessment: Questions and Answers offers the most comprehensive, up to date coverage available. Over 1,000 clinically relevant multiple-choice questions across 46 topic areas test the candidate’s knowledge of basic neuroscience and neurosurgical subspecialties to an unparalleled degree and provide detailed answer explanations to facilitate learning and assessment. Over 700 histology, pathology, radiology, clinical and anatomical images serve as an index of routinely tested-on images in neurosurgical examinations with high-yield summaries of each pathology to reinforce and simplify key concepts. Includes only multiple choice questions in both single-best-answer and extended matching item (10-20 options) format increasingly adopted by neurosurgery certification boards worldwide. Questions are organized by topic and classified by degree of difficulty through a highly visual "traffic light system" which codes each question in green, amber, or red. Includes coverage of the landmark studies in areas such as vascular, stroke, spine and neurooncology. Practical tips facilitate study with test-taking strategies and things to consider before sitting for an exam. Utilizes Imperial and SI units throughout.

Small Animal Cardiopulmonary Medicine

Author: Wendy Ware
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482261929
Release Date: 2012-03-15
Genre: Medical

Dr. Wendy Ware, author of the highly acclaimed Cardiovascular Disease in Small Animal Medicine, has brought together specialist contributors to produce this important addition to the Self-Assessment Color Review series. The book presents a wide variety of cases involving cardiothoracic diseases, mainly focusing on the causes of respiratory distress and other clinical signs that relate to lower respiratory, cardiac or other intrathoracic disorders. Many cases in the book involve common diseases and focus on diagnosis and management, but some more unusual and challenging cases are also featured. The 218 cases—comprising questions, illustrations and detailed explanatory answers—appear randomly to reflect real life practice, and are designed not only to test the ability of the reader but also to educate and inform. This book is of value to all veterinary practitioners with an interest in canine and feline cardiothoracic diseases who wish to reinforce their clinical skills, to those veterinarians and veterinary nurses/technicians preparing for higher qualifications and to veterinary students as an aid to learning and revision.

Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics E Book

Author: Derek G. Waller
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702071904
Release Date: 2017-06-04
Genre: Medical

Medical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, now in its fifth edition, offers medical students all they need to know to become safe and effective prescribers. It forms a complete, integrated resource for basic pharmaceutical science, pathophysiology, clinical pharmacology, and therapeutics. The fifth edition has been extensively revised and updated throughout. Key features include: Clear, disease-based approach. Presentation of how drugs are used in clinical practice. Succinct explanations of the major pathogenic mechanisms of each disease and consequent clinical signs and symptoms. Comprehensive reviews of major drug classes relevant to each disease. Structured approach to the principles of disease management – outlining core principles of drug choice and planning a therapeutic regimen for common diseases. Quick-reference drug compendia illustrating key similarities and differences among all BNF-listed drugs in each class. Comes with free e-book on StudentConsult. New sections on key and evolving topics, including prescribing safety and pharmacovigilance. Updated figures to further clarify complex areas. Revised multiple-choice and case-based questions for self-assessment.

Braunwald s Heart Disease Review and Assessment E Book

Author: Leonard S. Lilly
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323375405
Release Date: 2015-06-25
Genre: Medical

The 10th Edition of Braunwald’s Heart Disease Review and Assessment, by Dr. Leonard S. Lilly, provides an updated, clear, and concise overview of essential aspects of cardiovascular medicine. More than 700 review questions - derived from the 10th Edition of Braunwald's Heart Disease - test your knowledge of all important concepts in cardiology today. Detailed answers comprise "mini-reviews" of the material, and cross references to the main text make it easy to find definitive explanations for questions you may not have answered correctly, thus ensuring this medical reference book is the perfect review tool to prepare for subspecialty board exams in cardiovascular medicine. Assess your mastery of the latest topics in cardiovascular medicine, including molecular cardiovascular imaging, intravascular ultrasound imaging, cardiovascular regeneration and tissue engineering, device therapy for advanced heart failure, atrial fibrillation management, structural heart disease, and Chagasic heart disease. Maximize your comprehension with full-color images and illustrations throughout. Easily remedy weak areas in your knowledge by reviewing details for each question, plus cross references to the parent text for more in-depth explanations. Enhance your preparation for the boards by reviewing case studies in all sections of the text. Explore brand-new topics that complement the overhauled 10th edition of Braunwald’s Heart Disease. New questions covering the latest diagnostic and imaging techniques and modalities, recent clinical trials, and new pharmacologic therapies have been included. Access key concepts from the latest practice guidelines, as well as new material on genetics and personalized medicine. Take advantage of first-hand instruction from renowned medical educator Dr. Leonard S. Lilly, and gain insight from expert Brigham and Women’s Hospital faculty and fellows who have contributed their valuable knowledge regarding the most important concepts in cardiovascular medicine for clinical practice and individualized study. Effectively prepare for board exams with streamlined answers that are set off by color-coded tabs, making it easier to navigate between questions and answers.