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Clinical Medicine of Small Mammals and Primates: An Introduction

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: Karen Hrapkiewicz, Leticia Medina and Donald D Holmes

277 pages, B/w illus, tabs

Manson Publishing

Paperback | Dec 1998 | Edition: 2 | #83511 | ISBN: 1874545952
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About this book

This is a new and greatly expanded edition of a highly successful introductory guide to the veterinary medical care of small animals and primates. New features include material on regulations and policies for keeping animals, and on serological testing and quality control; a chapter on chinchillas; illustrations showing techniques and methods of restraint; plus useful tables containing formulary and biological and physiological data with information on blood volumes.


Preface, 1. Mice, 2. Rats, 3. Gerbils, 4. Hamsters, 5. Guinea Pigs, 6. Chinchillas, 7. Rabbits, 8. Ferrets, 9. Nonhuman Primates, 10. Serologic Testing and Quality Control, 11. Regulations and Policies Governing the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, Appendix 1 Normal Values; A.1. Hematologic Data; A.2. Hematologic Data; A.3. Serum Biochemical Data; A.4. Serum Biochemical Data, Appendix 2 Organizations in Laboratory Animal Medicine. Index.

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