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Disección de Vertebrados

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


The Dissection of Vertebrates: A Laboratory Manual
Autor: Gerry DeIuliis, Dino Pulera,
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 304
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2006
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0120887762

Se incluyen ilustraciones de siete vertebrados: Lamprea, Tiburon, Perca, Salamandra, Rana, Gato, Paloma. Es el primer libro de su clase en incluir ilustraciones digitalmente renderizadas de alta calidad.

CONTENIDO:

CHAPTER 1: THE CRANIATA AND VERTEBRATA
Phylogeny and Classification
Vertebrate Relatives
Craniates and Vertebrates
Early Stages in the Evolution of Vertebrates
Vertebrata

CHAPTER 2: THE LAMPREY
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Pleuroperitoneal Cavity and Viscera
Sagittal

CHAPTER 3: THE SHARK
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Muscular System
Digestive and Respiratory Systems
Cardiovascular System
Urogenital System
Sensory Organs
Brain and Cranial Nerves

CHAPTER 4: THE PERCH
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Mouth, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx
Pleuroperitoneal Cavity and Viscera

CHAPTER 5: THE MUDPUPPY
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Mouth, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx
Pleuroperitoneal Cavity and Viscera
Urogenital System
Cardiovascular System

CHAPTER 6: THE FROG
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Mouth, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx
Pleuroperitoneal Cavity, Viscera, and Urogenital System
Cardiovascular System

CHAPTER 7: THE CAT
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Muscular System
Digestive and Respiratory Systems
Cardiovascular System
Urogenital System
Brain and Cranial Nerves

CHAPTER 8: THE PIGEON
Introduction
Skeleton
External Anatomy
Musculature
Body Cavity, Viscera, and Vessels


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Análisis Espacial en Epidemiología

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


Spatial Analysis in Epidemiology
Autor: Mark Stevenson, Kim B. Stevens, David J. Rogers, Archie C.A. Clements
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 208
Materia: Biología
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0198509898

CONTENIDO:

Introduction
Spatial data
Spatial visualization
Spatial clustering of disease and global estimates of spatial clustering
Local estimates of spatial clustering
Spatial variation in risk
Identifying factors associated with the spatial distribution of disease
Spatial risk assessment and management of disease


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El Pie del Elefante

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


The Elephant's Foot: Prevention and Care of Foot Conditions in Captive Asian and African Elephants
Autor: Blair Csuti, Eva L. Sargent, Ursula S. Bechert
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 163
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2001
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0813828201

Después de un panorama general de la anatomía del pie del elefante y la fisiología, el libro orienta a los profesionales en el reconocimiento, prevención y tratamiento de una variedad de problemas en los pies del elefante. Desde infecciones de las uñas de los pies hasta abscesos, los lectores encontrarán en este texto contiene soluciones para la mayoría de los problemas de los pies con recomendaciones incluidas. Este libro será de gran ayuda a aquellos que se dediquen al estudio de los elefantes o los que trabajan con los elefantes diariamente.

CONTENIDO:

THE CONTEXT OF ELEPHANT FOOT CARE
An Overview of Foot Conditions in Asian and African Elephants
Anatomy of the Elephant Foot
The Role of Nutrition and its possible Impact on Elephant Foot Care
Record Keeping as an Aid to Foot Care in the Asian Elephant

APPROACHES TO ROUTINE FOOT CARE
Foot Care for Captive Elephants
Captive Elephant Foot Care: Natural-habitat Husbandry Techniques
Foot Care at the Indianapolis Zoo: A Comprehensive Approach
Elephant Foot Care Under the Voluntary-contact System: Problems and Solutions
A History of Elephant Foot Care at the Milwaukee County Zoo
Elephant Husbandry and Foot Care at the Schonbrunner Tiergarten, Vienna
Preventive Foot Care for an Asian Elephant at Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden

COMMON ELEPHANT FOOT CONDITIONS AND THEIR TREATMENT
Historical Lessons for the Treatment of Foot Diseases in Captive Asian Elephants
Split Nails, Abscesses, and Cuticular Fluid Pockets
Ouch, Do That Again! Treatment of Chronic Nail Infections in an Asian Bull Elephant Using Protected Contact
Procedure for Nail Reconstruction and Treatment for an Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
Occurrence and Treatment of Nail/Foot Abscesses, Nail Cracks, and Sole Abscesses in Captive Elephants
Siri's Dilemma: Management of a Chronic Foot Problem
Making a Protective Boot for an Asian Elephant
Treatment of an Abscessed Foot Pad of an African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) Using a Sandal and Topically Applied Chitosan
The Use of Sonography in the Follow-up Care of a Coot Abscess in a Female Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
Treatment of Osteomyelitis in Elephant Feet

SURGICAL INTERVENTION FOR ELEPHANT FOOT DISEASE
The Medical and Surgical Management of Foot Abscesses in Captive Asiatic Elephants: Case Studies
Preoperative Conditioning and Postoperative Treatments of a Protected-contact Bull Elephant
Surgical Management of a Chronic Infection Involving the Phalange of an Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
Surgical Management of Phalangeal Osteomyelitis in a Female Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)

ANTIBIOTIC AND ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DOSAGES FOR ELEPHANTS
Determining Dosages for Antibiotic and Anti-inflammatory Agents

CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
Elephant Foot Care: Concluding Remarks
Append I: Elephant Management Guidelines (March 1997)
Append II: Results of a Survey of Elephant Foot Condition and Care in North America


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