Knowledge in the field of parasitology must be kept at a high level and up to date in order to fight a parasitosis as quickly and effectively as possible. The third edition of this, one of Springeras renowned and authoritative Major Reference Works, contributes to these goals in several ways. First, the number of entries has been increased by about 30%. Secondly the content has been improved even more by adding additional tables and figures. Thirdly, the extensive linking between definitions and essays facilitates information within a minimum of time. More than 40 international contributors, who are well known specialists in their fields, give a comprehensive review of all parasites and therapeutic strategies in veterinarian and human parasitology.Table 5 Drugs used against nematode infections of dogs and cats (Continued) CHEMICAL GROUP *DRUG ... b.w., once-a-month to prevent heartworm infection ) limitations: use once-a-month; recommended for dogs 6 weeks of age and older ;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M|
|Author||:||Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-01-02|