Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine E Book

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine E Book
Author: Frank G. R. Taylor,Tim Brazil,Mark H. Hillyer
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2010-02-12
ISBN 10: 0702042633
ISBN 13: 9780702042638
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine E Book Book Review:

Whether to confirm a diagnosis or to narrow down a list of differentials, a wide range of tests, procedures and methods of investigation is available to veterinarians in equine practice. However, practical information about particular techniques is often difficult to find in standard textbooks of equine medicine and surgery. Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine provides the practical information required to be able to undertake all these procedures. This second edition is organised by techniques per organ system, has been updated thoroughly and includes new material. Clear step-by-step descriptions are illustrated with photographs and line drawings Walks you through conducting a thorough examination with observations on signs and symptoms User-friendly tables illustrate how different techniques can be applied to narrow down a list of differential diagnoses Helpful appendices demonstrate applications of different techniques to assist in defining a diagnosis An increased focus on ultrasound techniques General up-date of current information with new material included Focus on ultrasound image techniques which are used much more in veterinary practices now

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine
Author: Frank G. R. Taylor,Mark H. Hillyer
Publsiher: W B Saunders Company
Total Pages: 348
Release: 1997
ISBN 10: 9780702016639
ISBN 13: 0702016632
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine Book Review:

This very practical new book describes in step-by-step detail how to select, perform, and interpret the various diagnostic techniques currently available. Illustrative tables relate specific techniques to a narrow list of differential diagnoses. Features numerous photographs and line drawings.

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine
Author: Frank G. R. Taylor,Tim J. Brazil,Mark H. Hillyer
Publsiher: Saunders Limited
Total Pages: 372
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9780702027925
ISBN 13: 0702027928
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine Book Review:

Whether to confirm a diagnosis or to narrow down a list of differentials, a wide range of tests, procedures and methods of investigation is available to veterinarians in equine practice. However, practical information about particular techniques is often difficult to find in standard textbooks of equine medicine and surgery. Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine provides the practical information required to be able to undertake all these procedures. This second edition is organised by techniques per organ system, has been updated thoroughly and includes new material. Clear step-by-step descriptions are illustrated with photographs and line drawings Walks you through conducting a thorough examination with observations on signs and symptoms User-friendly tables illustrate how different techniques can be applied to narrow down a list of differential diagnoses Helpful appendices demonstrate applications of different techniques to assist in defining a diagnosis An increased focus on ultrasound techniques General up-date of current information with new material included Focus on ultrasound image techniques which are used much more in veterinary practices now

Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics

Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics
Author: Nicola Pusterla,Jill Higgins
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2017-12-18
ISBN 10: 1118739795
ISBN 13: 9781118739792
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics Book Review:

Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics offers a comprehensive approach to equine laboratory diagnostics, including hematology, clinical chemistry, serology, body fluid analysis, microbiology, clinical parasitology, endocrinology, immunology, and molecular diagnostics. Offers a practical resource for the accurate interpretation of laboratory results, with examples showing real-world applications Covers hematology, clinical chemistry, serology, body fluid analysis, microbiology, clinical parasitology, endocrinology, immunology, and molecular diagnostics Introduces the underlying principles of laboratory diagnostics Provides clinically oriented guidance on performing and interpreting laboratory tests Presents a complete reference to establish and new diagnostic procedures Offers a practical resource for the accurate interpretation of laboratory results, with examples showing real-world applications Covers hematology, clinical chemistry, serology, body fluid analysis, microbiology, clinical parasitology, endocrinology, immunology, and molecular diagnostics Introduces the underlying principles of laboratory diagnostics Provides clinically oriented guidance on performing and interpreting laboratory tests Presents a complete reference to established and new diagnostic procedures

A Manual of Equine Diagnostic Procedures

A Manual of Equine Diagnostic Procedures
Author: John Schumacher,David Moll
Publsiher: Teton NewMedia
Total Pages: 181
Release: 2006-06-15
ISBN 10: 9781893441996
ISBN 13: 1893441997
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Manual of Equine Diagnostic Procedures Book Review:

The book is a step-by-step manual describing the most commonly performed diagnostic procedures in horses making it an ideal quick reference resource for general and equine practitioners. The title is a concise compilation of technical information on collection and handling body tissues for the diagnosis of equine diseases. Invasive and non-invasive diagnostic procedures along with common joint injection and aspiration techniques are thoroughly explained. The manual describes and demonstrates the collection of fluid and tissue samples from all body systems and when applicable, and discusses multiple techniques for collecting the tissue samples. This book takes a unique approach to the presentation of synoviocentesis techniques by superimposing radiographic images over the corresponding joints of the intact limbs. These images greatly assist clinicians in visualizing anatomical orientation with the described palpable landmarks. This user-friendly text includes over 150 full-color images. Published by Teton New Media in the USA and distributed by Manson Publishing outside of North America.

Equine Internal Medicine E Book

Equine Internal Medicine   E Book
Author: Stephen M. Reed,Warwick M. Bayly,Debra C. Sellon
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1488
Release: 2017-10-25
ISBN 10: 0323443095
ISBN 13: 9780323443098
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Internal Medicine E Book Book Review:

Confidently diagnose, treat, and manage patient conditions with the only comprehensive book on the market devoted solely to equine internal medicine. Filled with fully updated content on principles of treatment and contributions from internationally known equine experts, Equine Internal Medicine, 4th Edition focuses on the basic pathophysiologic mechanisms that underlie the development of various equine diseases. A problem-based approach outlines how to apply the latest clinical evidence directly to the conditions you will encounter in practice. A new companion website with over 120 video clips presents diseases and disorders that cannot be explained as well through words Updated information throughout, including the most recent drug information. Current and well-referenced content on equine diseases and treatment techniques cites the latest books and journals. Internationally known equine experts present information on problems affecting horses throughout the world — and provide contributions that enable practitioners and students to approach disease and treatment of equine patients with more authority and understanding. User-friendly exterior and interior design makes the book appealing to both the equine internal medicine practitioner and the veterinary student. Easy-to-find information facilitates a more thorough understanding with minimal frustration. Organized and consistent coverage among chapters allows you to easily find information on a specific topic. NEW! Fully updated and revised sections on disorders and principles of treatment. NEW! Problem-based approach outlines how to apply the latest clinical evidence directly to the conditions you will encounter in practice. NEW! Pathophysiology is emphasized throughout, providing a sound basis for discussions of the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis that follow. NEW! Body systems chapters begin with a thorough discussion of the diagnostic method appropriate to the system, including physical examination, clinical pathology, radiography, endoscopy, and ultrasonography. NEW and UNIQUE! Companion website includes more than 120 video clips linked to content from chapters on cardiovascular and neurologic system disorders. NEW! Flow charts, diagrams, and algorithms clarify complex material.

Saunders Equine Formulary E Book

Saunders Equine Formulary E Book
Author: Derek C. Knottenbelt,Fernando Malalana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 516
Release: 2005-12-28
ISBN 10: 0702039888
ISBN 13: 9780702039881
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Saunders Equine Formulary E Book Book Review:

Covering the main equine drugs available today, this comprehensive handbook includes dosages and adverse reactions as recommended by the manufacturers. A listing of hematological, biochemical, physiological, and therapeutic data is included. Trade names are included with generic names, and all brand names from the drugs are removed to make this book relevant to everybody working in the equine field all over the world, whether veterinary student or equine specialist. Listing of haematological, biochemical, physiological and therapeutic data in 1 volume, produced with the final year vet student and recent graduate in mind Indispensable reference for equine veterinary practitioners, veterinary students, and others involved in breeding and keeping horses Includes dosages and adverse reactions as recommended by the manufacturers in their data sheets and literature inserts (unless otherwise stated) SI units and generic names used throughout; all propriertary names from the drugs are removed to make this book relevant to everybody working in the equine field all over the world, whether vet student or equine specialist Includes the main drugs available today fully revised and updated written in a more user-friendly style and format (pocket size + flexicover) inclusion of better quality line drawings and addition of photographs showing nerve block techniques

Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book

Clinical Veterinary Advisor   E Book
Author: David Wilson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1104
Release: 2010-11-28
ISBN 10: 1437714498
ISBN 13: 9781437714494
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book Book Review:

No other equine quick reference comes close to providing this much accurate, timely, and clinically useful diagnostic and therapeutic information. Clinical Veterinary Advisor: The Horse is six books in one -- Diseases and Disorders, Procedures and Techniques, Differential Diagnosis, Laboratory Tests, Clinical Algorithms, and a Drug Formulary. Plus, a companion website gives you convenient, searchable access to the full text and other useful tools. Covering hundreds of current topics in a concise at-a-glance format, this authoritative resource from David A. Wilson, DVM and a group of respected contributors is a must-have guide for the busy equine or mixed-practice practitioner. A consistent, easy-reference format allows for quick retrieval of practical, clinical information. A wealth of high-quality illustrations clearly demonstrates key concepts and procedures. Concise, at-a-glance format offers six books in one with these sections: Diseases and Disorders provides at-a-glance coverage of nearly 500 common medical problems, arranged alphabetically for immediate access. Each entry presents the topic in the sequence it follows clinically, including: history and physical exam findings, diagnostic testing, treatment (including specific medications and dosages), prognosis, and recommended monitoring. References for each topic support the data presented. Procedures and Techniques offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for understanding and performing over 100 important clinical procedures. Differential Diagnosis displays nearly every possible cause for 65 different clinical disorders. Laboratory Tests summarizes essential information needed for interpreting 110 laboratory tests. Clinical Algorithms provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step guidance to clinical assessment and treatment planning for 50 of the most common clinical conditions/disorders. Drug Formulary is a compilation of dosages and other relevant information by expert Nathan Slovis, DVM for 145 new and current medications. A companion website includes the complete text of the book in a fully searchable format, which allows quick access to any topic and its related information in the six different sections. The website also includes a searchable drug formulary, a color image collection, clinical algorithms, and 50 client education sheets available in both English and Spanish.

Equine Respiratory Medicine and Surgery

Equine Respiratory Medicine and Surgery
Author: Bruce C. McGorum,Padraic M. Dixon,N. Edward Robinson
Publsiher: Saunders Limited
Total Pages: 705
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 9780702027598
ISBN 13: 0702027596
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Respiratory Medicine and Surgery Book Review:

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Equine Respiratory Medicine and Surgery provides up-to-date, in-depth coverage of the diagnosis and management of respiratory disorders in the horse. It discusses respiratory physiology and examination techniques, as well as a review of the medical and surgical problems that may be encountered, organized anatomically and progressing in logical fashion from the upper airways, larynx and sinuses, through the lower airways, the lungs, and diaphragm. Common conditions covered include infections, allergy, trauma, cysts, and tumors. High quality artwork, including relevant radiographic and ultrasonographic images, CAT scans, MRI images, and color photographs aid understanding and diagnosis. A truly international perspective includes guidelines for different geographic areas and racing jurisdictions. Features in-depth coverage of the role of the veterinarian in the management of athletic horses with respiratory tract diseases.

Robinson s Current Therapy in Equine Medicine E Book

Robinson s Current Therapy in Equine Medicine   E Book
Author: Kim A. Sprayberry,N. Edward Robinson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1024
Release: 2014-08-19
ISBN 10: 0323242162
ISBN 13: 9780323242165
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Robinson s Current Therapy in Equine Medicine E Book Book Review:

With coverage of current issues and the latest therapeutic advances, Robinson’s Current Therapy in Equine Medicine, Volume 7 provides a concise, all-new reference for the management of equine disorders and conditions. Chapters emphasize the practical aspects of diagnosis and treatment and provide details for therapeutic regimens. This new volume brings you thorough coverage and authoritative advice on selected topics in areas that have seen significant advances in the last five years. Cutting-edge topics include emerging and exotic infectious diseases that may endanger horses in North America; biosecurity strategies; imaging updates; medical genetics; multimodal pain management; and regenerative, geriatric, and oncologic medicine. A logical body-system organization will save you time in finding the information you need. From well-known editors Kim Sprayberry and N. Edward Robinson, with chapters written by nearly 200 equine experts, this invaluable reference provides unparalleled guidance on the latest issues in equine medicine. Key topics include all-new coverage of the latest developments in imaging, biosecurity strategies for individual horse owners and owners of commercial farms and stables, diseases affecting horses at various ages, and a review of colic and other GI tract conditions. A recognized panel of nearly 200 expert contributors represents thriving private equine practices, referral hospitals, and academia, and provides insight on challenges, developments, and differing perspectives from around the world. A succinct approach is used to discuss pathophysiology and diagnosis, but therapeutics are covered in detail. The Current Therapy format focuses on emerging trends, treatment protocols, and diagnostic updates new to the field, providing timely information on the latest advances in equine medicine. A body systems organization makes it easy to find solutions for specific disorders. Suggested readings at the end of each chapter cite peer-reviewed articles and other sources for further research and study. ALL-NEW topics provide updates on infectious diseases, including herpesvirus, equine granulocytic anaplasmosis, and lawsonia infection and proliferative enteropathy; pain diagnosis and multimodal management; management of thoracic and airway trauma, imaging, endoscopy, and other diagnostic procedures for the acute abdomen; and neurologic injury. 212 concise, NEW chapters include both a succinct guide to diagnosis of disorders and a detailed discussion of therapy. NEW images demonstrate advances in various imaging techniques. Thoroughly updated drug appendices, including all-new coverage of drug dosages for donkeys and mules, provide a handy, quick reference for the clinical setting.

Equine Dermatology E Book

Equine Dermatology   E Book
Author: Danny W. Scott,William H. Miller
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2010-12-01
ISBN 10: 1437709214
ISBN 13: 9781437709216
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Dermatology E Book Book Review:

Diagnose, treat, and manage equine skin disorders with the most comprehensive reference available! With 900 full-color photos, Equine Dermatology covers skin diseases ranging from those that merely annoy the horse to others that interfere with the horse's ability to function in riding, working, or show. Thorough coverage includes essential basics and practical diagnostic methods, therapies, and specific abnormalities and defects. The book describes the structure and function of the skin, and discusses disorders including bacterial, fungal, parasitic, viral, protozoal, allergic, immune-mediated, endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional diseases. It also covers congenital and hereditary defects, pigmentation abnormalities, keratinization defects, environmental skin diseases, and skin tumors. Written by renowned equine dermatologists Danny Scott and Bill Miller, this all-inclusive resource covers the latest dermatologic topics and the newest therapies. Current, comprehensive coverage includes every known equine dermatosis. An emphasis on differential diagnosis includes key differentials and breed predilections for each disease, especially helpful when you have only a specimen and an incomplete history to work with. A consistent format makes it easy to locate information on each skin disorder, including a clinical description, its cause and pathogenesis, clinical features, clinical management, diagnosis, treatment, and any zoonotic aspects. Expert authors Danny W. Scott, DVM, and William H. Miller, Jr., VMD, offer years of knowledge, experience, and their vast image collections. Diagnostic tables in each chapter provide a quick reference for identifying lesions and disorders. An extensive list of references at the end of each chapter includes recommendations for further reading. New coverage of dermatologic conditions includes the latest topics and emerging disorders such as chronic progressive lymphedema, herpesvirus-2-associated dermatitis, salmonella-associated dermatoses, and nodular auricular chondropathy. Updated Diagnostic Methods chapter covers multiple methods of developing a differential diagnosis list based on breed, lesion type, patterns, and location. A focus on common clinical problems highlights the conditions most likely to be seen in practice. Almost 1,000 full-color photos of skin disorders make it easy to distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal for accurate diagnosis and therapy.

Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse E Book

Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse   E Book
Author: Michael W. Ross,Sue J. Dyson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1424
Release: 2010-11-11
ISBN 10: 1437711766
ISBN 13: 9781437711769
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse E Book Book Review:

Covering many different diagnostic tools, this essential resource explores both traditional treatments and alternative therapies for conditions that can cause gait abnormalities in horses. Broader in scope than any other book of its kind, this edition describes equine sporting activities and specific lameness conditions in major sport horse types, and includes up-to-date information on all imaging modalities. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included. Cutting-edge information on diagnostic application for computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging includes the most comprehensive section available on MRI in the live horse. Coverage of traditional treatment modalities also includes many aspects of alternative therapy, with a practical and realistic perspective on prognosis. An examination of the various types of horses used in sports describes the lameness conditions to which each horse type is particularly prone, as well as differences in prognosis. Guidelines on how to proceed when a diagnosis cannot easily be reached help you manage conditions when faced with the limitations of current diagnostic capabilities. Clinical examination and diagnostic analgesia are given a special emphasis. Practical, hands-on information covers a wide range of horse types from around the world. A global perspective is provided by a team of international authors, editors, and contributors. A full-color insert shows thermography images. Updated chapters include the most current information on topics such as MRI, foot pain, stem cell therapy, and shock wave treatment. Two new chapters include The Biomechanics of the Equine Limb and its Effect on Lameness and Clinical Use of Stem Cells, Marrow Components, and Other Growth Factors. The chapter on the hock has been expanded substantially, and the section on lameness associated with the foot has been completely rewritten to include state-of-the-art information based on what has been learned from MRI. Many new figures appear throughout the book.

Equine Medicine Surgery and Reproduction E Book

Equine Medicine  Surgery and Reproduction   E Book
Author: Tim Mair,Sandy Love,James Schumacher,Roger K. W. Smith,Grant Frazer
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2013-01-23
ISBN 10: 0702052027
ISBN 13: 9780702052026
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Medicine Surgery and Reproduction E Book Book Review:

The new edition of this introductory-level textbook continues to offer a concise and approachable bridge between student lecture notes and more detailed clinical reference works. All aspects of equine medicine, surgery and reproduction are covered in a single, convenient volume. The second edition has been subject to an extensive revision, with each chapter updated and new chapters added to cover wound management, critical care, anaesthesia and sedation, and diagnostic imaging. While offering key information in an easily and quickly digested format for clinical veterinary students and practising veterinary surgeons, this second edition of Equine Medicine, Surgery and Reproduction will also be relevant to students undertaking equine science degrees, and to professional horse owners and trainers. The wide range of international contributors, highly experienced and all experts in their fields, ensures that the new edition of this popular all-in-one resource remains as indispensable as ever. Comprehensive coverage of all areas of equine medicine, surgery and reproduction Easy-to-use format Completely revised since the first edition with new chapters added Now with over 100 new illustrations including colour photographs Includes diagnostic and therapeutic information as well as descriptions of commonly employed clinical techniques Includes lists of important differential diagnoses for common clinical signs

Equine Cardiology

Equine Cardiology
Author: M. Patteson
Publsiher: Wiley-Blackwell
Total Pages: 264
Release: 1996-01-30
ISBN 10: 9780632032990
ISBN 13: 0632032995
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Cardiology Book Review:

Equine medicine is a major growth area in veterinary practice and, up until now, there has been no practical guide to equine cardiology available to the practitioner and student. This book is an invaluable reference source on the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease in the horse and includes a useful guide to the applications of modern diagnostic techniques.

Diagnostic and Surgical Arthroscopy in the Horse E Book

Diagnostic and Surgical Arthroscopy in the Horse   E Book
Author: C. Wayne McIlwraith,Ian Wright,Alan J. Nixon
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2014-06-27
ISBN 10: 072343817X
ISBN 13: 9780723438175
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnostic and Surgical Arthroscopy in the Horse E Book Book Review:

From the worldwide leader in equine surgery, Wayne McIlwraith, comes the new fourth edition of Diagnostic and Surgical Arthroscopy in the Horse. Completely revised and expanded, this comprehensive atlas covers all the need-to-know information within equine arthroscopy: instrumentation, general techniques, carpal joints, metacarpal and metatarsophalangeal joints, and tarsocrural joints. All the advances that have taken place in the field over the last decade are covered, particularly in the areas of postoperative management and rehabilitation. This trusted reference also provides an in-depth view of surgical procedures with new high-definition diagnostic and surgical arthroscopic images, as well as radiographs and composite illustrations. There is no better way to learn and master equine surgical procedures! Diagnostic images with side-by-side radiographs and illustrations offer multiple points of view and directional guidance on surgical procedures. Expert authorship features helpful insights and expertise from the worldwide leader and speaker on equine arthoscopy, Wayne McIlwraith. Specially commissioned artwork clearly illustrates local anatomy and key stages of surgical procedures. Coverage of choice, use, and maintenance of equipment provides a basic understanding of arthroscopic technique and reasoning behind various practices. Content dedicated to diagnostic and surgical arthroscopy of the horse provides authoritative, comprehensive information on this specialized subject. NEW! Updated high-definition images provide a crystal clear view of surgical procedures from multiple views. NEW! Companion website features 48 high-resolution digital videos that link back to the textbook for a vivid demonstration of surgical techniques. NEW! Expanded content ensures you are up to date on the latest developments in the field — particularly in the areas of tenoscopy, bursoscopy, and arthroscopic methods for cartilage repair. NEW! Chapter on postoperative management, adjunctive therapies, and rehabilitation procedures keeps you abreast of best practices when it comes to taking care of the horse post-operation.

Equine Respiratory Diseases

Equine Respiratory Diseases
Author: Bonnie Rush,Tim Mair
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 344
Release: 2008-04-15
ISBN 10: 1405155310
ISBN 13: 9781405155311
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Respiratory Diseases Book Review:

Respiratory diseases are among the most common medical conditionsencountered in equine practice. They occur in horses of all breedsand ages, and can have a devastating impact on a horse’shealth – anorexia, abortion, facial deformities and pneumoniaare to name but a few of the consequences. This book brings all the major equine respiratory diseasestogether in one single concise volume. Written by two leadingequine experts, it enables the reader to relate clinical anatomy,physiology and pathology to clinical signs seen, and to form arational basis for the control, treatment and prevention ofrespiratory diseases. Essential reading for all those working in orstudying equine medicine, Equine Respiratory Diseases alsoincludes: Diagnostic tests for infectious and non-infectious respiratorydisease Details of techniques involved when testing for respiratorydiseases Step-by-step practical instructions for carrying outprocedures Numerous colour pictures

Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Horse E Book

Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Horse E Book
Author: Rick L. Cowell,Ronald D. Tyler
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2001-10-17
ISBN 10: 0323070086
ISBN 13: 9780323070089
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Horse E Book Book Review:

Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Horse is a practical reference that presents common clinical findings in an easy-to-use text/atlas format. A general chapter discusses sample collections and techniques, followed by a 'systems' approach and chapters on specific types of fluid. Within systems chapters, normal findings are established and then abnormal findings are presented by class of problems, such as bacterial lesions, fungal lesions, parasitic lesions, etc. in the case of the eye. Algorithms on sample evaluations enhance text discussions by guiding readers to the most likely cytologic diagnosis. In addition, a color plate section features 64 illustrations for convenient comparison of cell types and infectious agents. A detailed index makes this edition even more useful as a quick clinical reference, ideal for helping readers understand correct collection and handling procedures, avoid costly errors, and make accurate diagnoses.

Manual of Equine Emergencies

Manual of Equine Emergencies
Author: James A. Orsini,Thomas J. Divers
Publsiher: W B Saunders Company
Total Pages: 912
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 9780721692982
ISBN 13: 0721692982
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Equine Emergencies Book Review:

Designed for ease of use in the clinical setting, this up-to-date resource provides all of the essential information needed on equine emergency medicine and surgery. In a logical, clear presentation, the reference outlines step-by-step direction of the procedures needed to stabilize the equine patient. Color illustrations enhance the written text. The text is updated throughout and includes a number of new chapters and illustrations, as well as aesthetic changes that make key information easier to locate. Authored by experts in the field, this one-of-a-kind manual presents data on principles and procedures, organ system examination, neonatology, shock and temperature related problems, interpretation of lab tests, pharmacology and toxicology, and management of special problems. Presents the medical and surgical principles and procedures for all organs and body systems, including common signs of distress. Includes nutritional guidelines for each disease. Easy-to-use format includes a quick reference guide to the equipment needed to perform emergency procedures, treatments presented in at-a-glance outline format, and easy-to-read tables that summarize key information on poisons. Describes laboratory tests, including details on how to obtain the best samples and interpret test results. Offers coverage of not only common medical emergencies, but uncommon emergencies as well. Features useful appendices on normal clinical values, vaccination schedules, product manufacturers, and registry information for various breeds. Includes new chapters on diagnostic ultrasound, pain management, fluid therapy, high-risk pregnancy, regional perfusion, aging guidelines/dentistry, esophagostomy, temporomandibular arthrocentesis, endoscopy of the navicular bursa, corneal scraping, nerve blocks of the eye, caudal epidural catheterization, blood coagulation disorders, emergency measurements of body fluids, and diseases seen in Europe. Presents more than 100 new illustrations and 24 new color plates of GI disorders and toxic plants. Features updated and expanded drug information, including dosages and drug reactions. Thumb tabs mark chapter names and page bars make the drug dosage tables easier to locate. "Must Know" information is called out with a new logo.

Equine Clinical Pathology

Equine Clinical Pathology
Author: Raquel M. Walton
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 279
Release: 2013-10-28
ISBN 10: 0813817196
ISBN 13: 9780813817194
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Clinical Pathology Book Review:

Equine Clinical Pathology is the first complete resource for hematology and clinical chemistry in horses. Encompassing the basic principles and advanced interpretation, the book’s single-species approach to pathology allows for focused coverage of the unique disease characteristics of equids. Equine Clinical Pathology is equally useful for anyone using clinical pathology as a diagnostic tool, from beginning student to experienced specialist. The heart of the book is organized by body system, making it easy to find and apply information. Chapters cover general laboratory medicine, including instruments and techniques, hematology, and proteins as well as specific organs such as the kidney and liver. Equine Clinical Pathology is a useful bench-side reference for anyone involve,d in laboratory medicine for the horse. Key features Presents a comprehensive reference for clinical pathology in horses Offers an equal emphasis on hematology and clinical chemistry Encompasses basic instrumentation and techniques to advanced interpretation Provides thorough coverage of the unique disease characteristics in the horse Uses a logical body system organization for ease of access

Equine Reproductive Procedures

Equine Reproductive Procedures
Author: John Dascanio,Patrick McCue
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2014-06-23
ISBN 10: 1118813820
ISBN 13: 9781118813829
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Equine Reproductive Procedures Book Review:

Equine Reproductive Procedures is a user-friendly guide to reproductive management, diagnostic techniques, and therapeutic techniques on stallions, mares, and foals. Offering detailed descriptions of 161 procedures ranging from common to highly specialized, the book gives step-by-step instructions with interpretative information, as well as useful equipment lists and references for further reading. Presented in a highly portable spiral-bound format, Equine Reproductive Procedures is a practical resource for daily use in equine practice. Divided into sections on the non-pregnant mare, the pregnant mare, the postpartum mare, the stallion, and the newborn foal, the book is well-illustrated throughout with clinical photographs demonstrating procedures. Equine Reproductive Procedures provides practical guidance for performing basic and advanced techniques associated with the medical management of horses.