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Avian Medicine and Surgery

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

Series: Library of Veterinary Practice Series

By: BH Coles

408 pages, Figs


Paperback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #2488 | ISBN: 0632033568
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About this book

Written by a practitioner for practitioners. Substantially updated in general, much of the chapter on Aids to Diagnosis has been rewritten and expanded, and the formulary and sections on infectious diseases have been updated. Fully tabulated.
`An excellent introduction to avian veterinary science, covering clinical examination through to rehabilitation.' James K Kirkwood, British Birds.


Preface to First Edition; Preface to Second Edition; Diversity in anatomy and physiology - clinical significance; Clinical examination; Aids to diagnosis; Post-mortem examination; Medication and adminstration of drugs; Anaesthesia; Surgery; Nursing and after-care; Breeding problems; The release of casualty wild birds; Appendices; Further reading; References; Index

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