Poultry Coccidiosis - Diagnostic and Testing Procedures
by Donal P. Conway and M. Elizabeth McKenzie
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Poultry Coccidiosis is a valuable, comprehensive reference on coccidial infrections, diagnostics, and treatment in chickens. This volume reviews the biology of Eimeria, current diagnostic and testing procedures, and the anti-coccidial vaccines and drugs that are currently available. This user-friendly guide will provide poultry scientists, poultry disease diagnosticians, and veterinary practitioners with a well-illustrated description of the Johnson and Reid scoring procedure, thorough explanation of laboratory procedures, experiment design, example protocols for testing anticoccidial drugs, a summary of the chemical name, structure, safety, and efficacy of anticoccidial drugs, and information on anticoccidial vaccines. This easy-to-use reference will be an invaluable tool for anyone working with poultry.