Miller / Hurley Infectious Disease Management in Animal Shelters



1. Auflage 2009, 398 Seiten, Kartoniert, Paperback, Format (B × H): 200 mm x 200 mm, Gewicht: 857 g
ISBN: 978-0-8138-1379-0
Verlag: Wiley & Sons


Miller / Hurley Infectious Disease Management in Animal Shelters

Infectious Disease Management in Animal Shelters is a comprehensive guide to preventing, managing, and treating disease outbreaks in shelters. Emphasizing strategies for the prevention of illness and mitigation of disease, this book provides detailed, practical information regarding fundamental principles of disease control and specific management of important diseases affecting dogs and cats in group living environments. Taking an in-depth, population health approach, the text presents information to aid in the fight against the most significant and costly health issues in shelter care facilities.

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Contributors.Preface.Acknowledgments.Section 1: Principles of Disease Management.1 Introduction to Disease Management in Animal Shelters (Kate F. Hurley and Lila Miller).2 Wellness (Brenda Griffin).3 Outbreak Management (Kate F. Hurley).4 Sanitation and Disinfection (Glenda Dvorak and Christine A. Petersen).5 Canine and Feline Vaccinations and Immunology (Laurie J. Larson, Sandra Newbury and Ronald D. Schultz).6 Pharmacology (Virginia R. Fajt).7 Necropsy Techniques (Patricia A. Pesavento).Section 2: Respiratory Diseases.8 Feline Upper Respiratory Disease (Janet M. Scarlett).9 Canine Kennel Cough Complex (Claudia J. Baldwin).10 Canine Distemper Virus (Sandra Newbury, Laurie J. Larson and Ronald D. Schultz).11 Canine Influenza (Cynda Crawford and Miranda Spindel).Section 3: Gastrointestinal Diseases12 Feline Panleukopenia (Helen Tuzio).13 Canine Parvovirus and Coronavirus (Leslie D. Appel and Stephen C. Barr).14 Internal Parasites (Dwight D. Bowman).15 Bacterial and Protozoal Gastrointestinal Disease (Michael R. Lappin and Miranda Spindel).Section 4: Dermatological Disease.16 Dermatophytosis (Karen Moriello and Sandra Newbury).17 Ectoparasites (Karen Moriello, Alison Diesel and Sandra Newbury).Section 5: Other Diseases.18 Rabies (James C. Wright).19 Feline Leukemia Virus and Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (Julie K. Levy).20 Feline Infectious Peritonitis (Catherine H. Mullin).21 Vector-Borne Disease (Janet Foley).22 Heartworms (C. Thomas Nelson).23 Zoonosis (Jennifer Calder and Lila Miller).Index.


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The Editors:Lila Miller, DVM, is Vice President of Veterinary Outreach, and Veterinary Advisor of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in New York, NY. She is also an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She is co-editor of the textbook Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff and has more than 30 years experience working in the field of animal sheltering.Kate F. Hurley, DVM, MPVM, is Director of the Koret Shelter Medicine Program and Assistant Clinical Professor of Shelter Medicine and Small Animal Population Health for the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California in Davis, CA. In addition to over 20 years experience working in shelters, she is also a recognized leader in the field of infectious disease epidemiology.


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