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Cover for Clinical pathology.

This chapter discusses the indications of haematology and complete blood count; blood chemistry and normal values of haematology and blood chemistry of birds of prey.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Capturing trapped birds.

This chapter discusses the problems to expect after birds are trapped in the chimney; and tricks to capture warehouse birds.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Raptor medicine, surgery, and rehabilitation.

This book contains 17 chapters on medicine, surgery and rehabilitation of raptors. The book is intended as a helpful and concise, day-to-day clinical handbook for seasoned veterinarians, technicians, rehabilitator and anyone new to raptor rehabilitation who needs a refresher or a quick reference.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Handling and physical examination.

This chapter discusses the handling and physical examination of birds of prey. Proper handling and restraining techniques help create a safe and stress-free interaction between the patient and veterinary staff. Topics discussed are learning objectives, handling and restraint, physical examination,...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Anatomy and physiology.

This chapter discusses the anatomy and physiology of predatory birds. The anatomical features of the skeletal system, soft tissues and the clinical importance of avian physiology are highlighted.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Species overview.

This chapter includes a species overview of predatory birds with common name, scientific name, abbreviation, normal body weight range, typical diet, habitat, and reproductive details. Species are arranged by continent from Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South and Central...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Fluid therapy and treatments.

This chapter discusses the principles of fluid therapy and the routes of administration, along with blood specimen collection and blood transfusion in predatory birds. Various bandaging techniques and the humane euthanasia of sick and debilitated birds are highlighted.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ophthalmology.

This chapter discusses the avian ocular anatomy and physiology, common ocular problems encountered, evisceration and the release of well, strong and healthy predatory birds back into the wild.

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Miscellaneous conditions.

This chapter discusses the clinical aspects, diagnosis and treatment of anticoagulant, lead, pesticide and insecticide toxicity; dealing with bumblefoot, cloacal prolapse, ectoparasites, egg binding, head trauma, metabolic and nutritional disorders, paraparesis and spinal trauma, soiled feathers,...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Anesthesia.

This chapter discusses the basic anaesthetic protocols; proper oxygen flow rates and endotracheal tube placement; and safe monitoring of vital signs in raptors. The monitoring of the depth of anaesthesia in raptors through heart rate, respiratory rate, body temperature and blood pressure, along...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter