Feline Anesthesia and Pain Management offers a definitive and practical guide to feline anesthesia and pain management.
The only book offering detailed practical information on anesthesia and pain management in cats, one of the world’s most popular petsWorld renowned author teamQuick reference format with full color illustrations
- Offers detailed practical information on anesthesia and pain management tailored to the unique needs of cats
- Includes a team of world-renowned authors who are experts in veterinary anesthesia and analgesia
- Uses a quick reference format that makes the information easy to find and follow
- Presents full color images to illustrate concepts
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 – Handling, restraint and pre-anesthetic assessment
Chapter 2 – Anatomy, Physiology, and Pharmacology
Chapter 3 – Sedation and Premedication
Chapter 4 – Injectable Anesthetics and Induction of Anesthesia
Chapter 5 - Local anesthetics and loco-regional techniques
Chapter 6 - Inhalation and Balanced Anesthesia
Chapter 7 - Monitoring
Chapter 8 – Fluid therapy
Chapter 9 – Anesthetic management of special conditions
Chapter 10 – Anesthetic complications
Chapter 11 – Mechanisms of pain
Chapter 12 – Assessment and Recognition of Acute Pain
Chapter 13 – Treatment of acute (adaptive) pain
Chapter 14 - Assessment and recognition of chronic (maladaptive) pain
Chapter 15 – Treatment of chronic (maladaptive) pain
Paulo Steagall, MV, MS, PhD, DACVAA, is an associate professor of veterinary anesthesia and analgesia at the Université de Montréal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Sheilah Robertson, BVMS (Hons), PhD, DACVAA, DECVAA, CVA, DACAW, Dip ECAWBM, is the chief medical officer for Lap of Love Inc, a large network of veterinarians offering home-based hospice and euthanasia.
Polly Taylor, MA, VetMB, PhD, DVA, DipECVAA, MRCA, MRCVS, is a European and Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons specialist in veterinary anesthesia working as an independent consultant in veterinary anesthesia.