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Small animal fluid therapy.

Book cover for Small animal fluid therapy.


This book contains 8 chapters on the importance and role of fluid therapy in small animal practice, body fluid compartments, crystalloid fluid types, colloid fluid types, routes of fluid administration, application and monitoring approaches in fluid therapy, fluid (dextrose, potassium, calcium, phosphorus and magnesium) supplementation and specific fluid therapy requirements and procedures for different cases (haemorrhage, trauma, sepsis, heart diseases, kidney diseases, anaesthesia, surgery, hypernatraemia, hyponatraemia, hypoproteinaemia, for newborns and for cats).

Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Introduction: importance and role of fluid therapy in small animal practice. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 3) Body fluid compartments. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 10) Fluid types - crystalloids. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 18) Synthetic colloids. Author(s): Young, A.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 26) Natural colloids. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 33) Routes of fluid administration. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 41) Resuscitation fluid therapy. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 54) Replacement fluid therapy. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 63) Maintenance fluid therapy. Author(s): Her Jiwoong
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 68) Dextrose supplementation. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 73) Potassium supplementation. Author(s): Yaxley, P.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 81) Calcium and phosphorus supplementation. Author(s): Young, A.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 91) Magnesium supplementation. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 95) Special considerations for patients experiencing hemorrhage/trauma. Author(s): Cooper, E.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 103) Special considerations for septic patients. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 107) Impact of heart disease on fluid therapy. Author(s): Her, J.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 110) Impact of renal disease on fluid therapy. Author(s): Young, A.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 115) Anesthesia/perioperative fluid considerations. Author(s): Her, J.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 119) Management of hypernatremia and hyponatremia. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 123) Approach to fluid therapy in patients with hypoproteinemia. Author(s): Guillaumin, J.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 126) Special considerations in neonates/pediatrics. Author(s): Yaxley, P.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 133) Special considerations in cats. Author(s): Young, A.

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