Veterinary Toxicology for Australia and New Zealand

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9780124202276: Veterinary Toxicology for Australia and New Zealand

Veterinary Toxicology for Australia and New Zealand is a reference suited to the unique challenges of veterinary practice in Australia and New Zealand, both streamlined and thorough in its coverage of poisons and treatments for those locations. This focused approach allows readers to quickly find relevant information presented in a concise and logical manner useful to clinicians. The authors draw upon their wealth of knowledge of the particularities of toxicology in Australia and New Zealand to present readers with the up-to-date information required to efficiently and effectively diagnose and treat their patients.

  • Highlights toxins of specific concern in Australia and New Zealand
  • Structures information in a logical way so that it can be located quickly
  • Offers up-to-date information on current and emerging risks

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Dr. Rhian Cope obtained her veterinary degree from the University of Queensland in 1989 and completed her PhD at the University of Sydney. She held academic positions in the Colleges of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois and at Oregon State University before establishing a toxicology consultancy company in 2006. Dr. Cope is a Diplomat of the American Board of Toxicology, a European Registered Toxicologist and a Fellow of the Australasian College of Toxicology and Risk Assessment. Dr. Cope has written extensively on industrial, pharmaceutical, regulatory and veterinary toxicology.

Rosalind Dalefield completed a BVSc and a PhD in veterinary pathology at Massey University in New Zealand, followed by a postdoctoral residency at the Comparative Toxicology Laboratories, Kansas State University. In 1999 she became a Diplomate by examination of both the American Board of Toxicology and the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology. She is a full international member of the Society of Toxicology. Dr Dalefield's experience in toxicology includes human health risk assessment in a government regulatory toxicology role; a USEPA-funded role in environmental toxicology including that related to aquifers, brownfields and former military bases and bombing ranges; experience as a Study Director and a Study Monitor in nonclinical pharmaceutical development in GLP contract toxicology laboratories; participating in a helpline providing advice on veterinary and environmental exposures and toxicoses; and operating a diagnostic toxicology laboratory covering metals, feed toxicants including mycotoxins, samples for detection of environmental and wildlife toxicants, and testing for performance-enhancing drugs in greyhounds. Areas of specialized knowledge include human health risk assessment, nonclinical toxicology, international Good Laboratory Practice regulations, carcinogenicity assessment, inhalation toxicology, environmental toxicology, veterinary and comparative toxicology, and anatomic and clinical pathology of laboratory animals.She has written a number of review articles, book chapters and original research articles. Dr. Dalefield is also qualified as a Lead Auditor in Quality Management Systems.

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