Nutritional Management Of Hospitalized Small Animals
Nutritional Management of Hospitalized Small Animals
Nutritional Management of Hospitalized Small Animals offers veterinarians, veterinary students and technicians a comprehensive reference to the latest information relating to the principles and practice of nutritional support in small animals that require hospitalization.
- Represents the definitive resource for small animal veterinarians in providing optimal nutritional support for their patients during hospitalization
- Discusses and demonstrates the most up-to-date techniques available for successfully implementing nutritional support for hospitalized small animal patients
- Provides step-by-step pictorial instructions on how to implement the most appropriate techniques for particular patients
- Reveals expected outcomes and possible complications along with strategies to minimize risk of complications
“In short, this book is a succinct, clearly written reference guide that describes patient selection, pathophysiology, and criteria for initiating nutritional support and determining the most appropriate dietary characteristics for each patient .” (Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 15 December 2015)
“Critique: Comprised of twenty-three specialized articles ranging from Kathryn E. Michel's 'Nutritional Assessment in Small Animals'; to Iveta Becvarova's 'Tube Feeding in Small Animals: Diet Selection and Preparation'; to Lisa P. Weeth's 'Appetite Stimulants in Dogs and Cats'; to 'Nutritional Support...