Miller - Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine Current Therapy, Volume 9
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Miller - Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine Current Therapy, Volume 9

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Bringing together a globally diverse range of timely topics related to zoo and wild animals, Fowlers Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 9 is an invaluable tool for any professional working directly with wildlife and zoo animals. The texts user-friendly format guides readers through biology, anatomy, and special physiology; reproduction; restraint and handling; housing requirements; nutrition and feeding; surgery and anesthesia; diagnostics, and therapeutics for each animal. Two new co-editors and a globally diverse group of expert contributors each lend their expertise on a wide range of new topics including a new section on emerging wildlife diseases covering topics like MERS, Equine Herpesvirus, and Ebola in great apes. Other new topics integrated into this ninth volume include: stem cell therapy in zoo medicine, cardiac disease in great apes, disease risk assessment in field studies, Tasmanian devil tumors, and the latest information on the elephant herpes virus. With all its synthesized coverage of emerging trends, treatment protocols, and diagnostic updates new to the field, Fowlers is a reference you dont want to be without.

R. Eric Miller

DVM, DACZM, Director of Animal Health and Conservation, Saint Louis Zoo, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO, Nadine Lamberski, DVM, Dipl. ACZM and Paul Calle, DVM, DACZM.

Section 1: General

1. The Role of The Veterinary Advisors in Animal Management Plans

2. Risk Analysis Framework Guidance for Wildlife Health Professionals

3. Wildlife Technologies

4. International Sample Movement: Overview of CITES and Selected National Regulations

5. A Practical Guide for Statistics in Wildlife Studies

6. Opportunities to Inspire the Next Generation of Veterinarians

7. Strategic Planning for Zoo Veterinary Operations

8. Organizational Influence: Navigating the Leadership Road for Zoo Veterinarians

9. Contingency Planning for All-Hazards and Foreign Animal Disease

10. Veterinary Occupational Health and Safety in The Zoo and Wildlife Setting

11. Research Study Design

Section 2: Animal Welfare

12. Overview of Animal Welfare in Zoos

13. Stress and Animal Welfare – Endocrinological Evaluation

14. A Systematic Approach in Diagnosing Behavior Problems

15. Quality of Life Assessment and End of Life Planning for Geriatric Zoo Animals

Section 3: Conservation Medicine

16. Evaluating Camel Health in Kenya - An Example of One Health in Action

17. Disease Risks to Native Wildlife from Zoos and Aquariums

18. Feral Cat Dilemma

19. The USAID Emerging Pandemic Threats PREDICT Project – Global Detection of Emerging Wildlife Viral Zoonoses

20. Renewable Energy: Effects on Wildlife

Section 4: Reproduction

21. Female Infertility in Zoo Animals

22. Changes in Reproductive Management

23. Issues Surrounding Surplus Animals in Zoos

Section 5: Therapeutics

24. Stem Cells Therapy in Zoo Medicine

25. Compounding Pharmacies

Section 6: Anesthesia and Analgesia

26. Sustained-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Formulations of Interest in Zoological Medicine

27. New Concepts and Considerations in Emergency Response to Accidental Exposure to Potent Anesthetic Drugs In Zoo And Wildlife Medicine

28. Vaporizers and Field Anesthesia Equipment for Free-Ranging Wildlife

29. Perianesthetic Monitoring: Equipment and Interpretation

Section 7: Diagnostics

30. Wildlife Necropsy Primer

31. Use of CT and MRI In Zoological Medicine

32. Moving Beyond Survey Radiographs

Section 8: Emerging and Changing Infectious Diseases

33. Equine Herpesviruses and Interspecies Infections

34. Ebola Virus Disease in Great Apes

35. Chagas Disease: Wildlife Infection with Trypanosoma Cruzi In A One Health Context

36. The Effects of Climate Change on Disease Spread in Wildlife

37. Prion Diseases in Wildlife

38. Avian Influenza: A Brief Overview of The Pathobiology and Current Status in Domestic And Non-Domestic Species

39. Emerging Reptile Viruses

40. Emerging Diseases in Bats

41. Zika Virus: A Real Threat for Wildlife?

42. An Overview of MERS in the Middle East

43. Diseases Risk to Endemic Animals from Introduced Species on Madagascar

Section 9: Infectious Diseases and Parasites

44. Techniques for Vaccinating Wildlife

45. Brucellosis in North American Wildlife

46. Melioidosis In Zoo and Wild Animals

Section 10: Aquatic

47. Techniques for Addressing Parasites in Saltwater Aquariums

48. Touch-Pools: The Other Side of The Hand

49. Sharks and Medicine

50. Decompression Medicine in Aquatic Species (Fish and Sea Turtle Focus)

Section 11: Amphibians and Reptiles

51. Euthanasia of Ectotherms

52. Ranaviral Disease in Reptiles and Amphibians

53. Anuran Reproduction

54. Minimally Invasive Surgery of Amphibians

55. Medical Aspects of The Hungarian Meadow Viper (Vipera Ursinii Rakosiensis) Reintroduction

56. Ophidiomycosis

57. Fibropapillomatosis In Marine Turtles

58. Rehabilitation Medicine of Confiscated Turtles

59. Medical Evaluation of Crocodilians

60. Reptile and Amphibian Analgesia

61. Medical Aspects of Giant Tortoise Relocation in The Galápagos Islands

Section 12: Avian

62. Anti-Fungals In Birds

63. Medical Management of Walk Through Aviaries

64. Systemic Isosporosis In Passerine Birds

65. Bornaviruses In Birds

66. Prosthetic and Orthotic Limbs in Avian Medicine

67. Avian Spirurids 68. Selected Medical Aspects of Bird Reproduction In Ex Situ Conservation

Section 13: Marsupials

69. Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumor Disease

70. Medical Aspects of Potoroid Marsupial Conservation Translocations

71. Macropod Pediatric Medicine

Section 14: Small Mammals

72. White-Nose Syndrome: Cutaneous Invasive Ascomycosis in Hibernating Bats

73. Naked Mole Rat (Heterocephalus Glaber) Management and Medicine

74. Immobilization, Health and Current Status of Knowledge of Free-Living Capybaras

75. Xenarthra Immobilization and Restraint

Section 15: Carnivores

76. Update on Field Anesthesia Protocols for Free-Ranging Lions

77. Overview of African Wild Dog (Lycaon Pictus) Medicine

78. Medicine of Captive Andean Bear

79. Canine Distemper Vaccination in Non-Domestic Carnivores

Section 16: Great Apes

80. Infectious Diseases of Orangutans in Their Home Ranges and in Zoos

81. Medical Aspects of Chimpanzee (Pan Troglodytes) Rehabilitation and Sanctuary Medicine

82. Update on Great Ape Heart Project 83. Great Ape Nutrition

Section 17: Marine Mammals

84. Marine Mammal Viruses

85. Mycobacteria Pinnipedi

86. Lens Diseases and Anesthetic Considerations for Ophthalmologic Procedures in Pinnipeds

Section 18: Ruminants

87. Giraffe Husbandry and Welfare

88. Lameness Diagnosis and Management in Zoo Giraffe

89. Mass Mortality Events Affecting Saiga Antelope (Saiga Tatarica) of Central Asia

90. Musk Ox Sedation and Anesthesia

91. Capripoxviruses In Non-Domestic Hoofstock

92. Babesiosis in Cervidae

Section 19: Elephants and Rhinoceros

93. Management of Dental Disease in Elephants

94. Elephant Mycobacteriosis: New Diagnostics and Management

95. Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpesvirus

96. Elephant Pregnancy and Parturition - Normal and Abnormal

97. Elephant Care in Southeast Asia

98. Updates in African Rhinoceros Field Immobilization and Translocation

99. Update on Rhinoceros Nutrition

100. Health of The Forest Rhinoceroses of Southeast Asia: Sumatran And Javan Rhinoceroses

  • Autor/es R. Eric Miller
  • Fecha de edición enero 2018
  • Nº Páginas 768
  • Encuadernación Tapa dura
  • Tamaño 20 X 28
  • Idioma Inglés

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