Equine Ophthalmology - E-Book

Author: Brian Gilger

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437708447

Category: Medical

Page: 536

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With contributions from 18 of the world's leading equine experts, Equine Ophthalmology provides the comprehensive and authoritative coverage you need to diagnose, manage, and operate on ocular disorders in horses. Detailed illustrations facilitate the accurate identification of a wide range of ocular diseases, while up-to-date and easily accessible clinical information helps you decide on the best course of treatment. As the only comprehensive textbook on equine ophthalmology, this reference provides the information you need to treat and manage equine ocular disease. Seventeen expert contributors share their extensive insight while providing the most authoritative and current information available. An extensive collection of high-quality images helps you to identify and treat painful ocular diseases in horses. Coverage of the financial impact of ocular disease on the equine industry provides a larger perspective on the importance of effective treatment. Greater clinical detail concerning treatment, diagnosis, and procedures offers practical information for the general equine practitioner and an up-to-date resource for specialists. Expert coverage of recent and far-reaching advances in equine ophthalmology includes an expanded section on genetics. A NEW chapter on Ophthalmologic Treatment in the Field, written by expert Ann Dwyer, offers an essential overview of ocular problems that require immediate attention. NEW "how to" sections provide succinct directions on specific procedures for readers who are not well versed in surgery. A detailed chapter outline starts each chapter and provides a quick overview of the chapter contents.

Equine Ophthalmology

Author: Brian C. Gilger

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119047749

Category: Medical

Page: 680

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Equine Ophthalmology, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice, E-Book

Author: Mary Lassaline

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323553052

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice is edited by Dr. Mary Lassaline and focuses on Equine Ophthalmology. Article topics include: Anatomy and Examination; Imaging; Eyelid; Cornea; Uveitis; Lens; Retina with emphasis on electrodiagnostics; Medications Update; Neuro-oph; Ocular neoplasia; Genetic ocular disease, and OMSD with emphasis on borreliosis.

Equine Ophthalmology

An Atlas and Text

Author: K. C. Barnett

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780702027482

Category: Medical

Page: 274

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This comprehensive atlas is the only resource available on treating eye disorders in the horse. Its practical approach takes you from initial examination through confirmation of the diagnosis, with clear, concise management recommendations. The new edition has been completely revised and updated with the latest information on both medical treatment and surgical interventions. Over 600 color photographs and line diagrams depict diseases and disorders of the eye and surrounding structures Completely revised and updated to include new treatment developments A new chapter on the Prepurchase Examination A new chapter on Neuro-Ophthalmology The text has been restructured and expanded to include notes on investigation and diagnosis, yet retains the conciseness of an atlas New sections on trauma New sections on surgical procedures New flow charts aid diagnosis and summarize options for management New appendices summarize drug dosages, treatment regimes, and common congenital abnormalities

Equine Ophthalmology

Author: Mary Lassaline

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780323553049

Category: Medical

Page: 10

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This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice is edited by Dr. Mary Lassaline and focuses on Equine Ophthalmology. Article topics include: Anatomy and Examination; Imaging; Eyelid; Cornea; Uveitis; Lens; Retina with emphasis on electrodiagnostics; Medications Update; Neuro-oph; Ocular neoplasia; Genetic ocular disease, and OMSD with emphasis on borreliosis.

Ambulatory Practice, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Equine Practice E-Book

Author: David W. Ramey,Mark R. Baus

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455745065

Category: Medical

Page: 274

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The equine practitioner will find this comprehensive issue packed with useful, important information on ambulatory practice. Topics include challenges of ambulatory practice, equipment considerations, client psychology and expectations, technology and the ambulatory practitioner, ambulatory medicine, ambulatory surgery and surgical referral, lameness in ambulatory practice, foot care and veterinarian/farrier relations, ophthalmology in ambulatory practice, reproduction in ambulatory practice, dermatology in ambulatory practice, wound care, wellness care, purchase exams and much more!

Equine Neonatal Medicine and Surgery E-Book

Medicine and Surgery

Author: Derek C. Knottenbelt,Nicola Holdstock,John E. Madigan

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 070203715X

Category: Medical

Page: 368

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An ideal companion to Knottenbelt's Equine Stud Farm Medicine and Surgery, this comprehensive text covers all aspects of veterinary care of the foal — from birth through weaning. Describing appropriate procedures for clinical assessment of the new-born foal, it addresses emergency interventions, resuscitation, and critical care. Disorders of growth and nutrition are reviewed, as well as congenital or inherited abnormalities of each of the major body systems. Plus, a unique section on special syndromes provides more than 200 color photographs carefully selected from the authors' extensive collection. Content is concise, informative, and easy to read. Full-color photographs illustrate common disorders, congenital defects, and more. Flowcharts summarize key diagnostic tests and findings. Numerous charts and tables provide easy access to key data. Appendices present key data, treatment protocols, techniques, and procedures in a quick-reference format.

Veterinary Ophthalmic Surgery - E-Book

Author: Kirk N. Gelatt,Janice P. Gelatt

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702048933

Category: Medical

Page: 476

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Purchasers of Veterinary Ophthalmic Surgery have at their disposal a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to all types of ophthalmic surgical techniques across all species. Techniques are covered topographically, and species-by-species, with difficulty gradings for each one. Many of these procedures will be undertaken by the veterinary generalist, not only the specialized ophthalmologist. Nearly 1,000 large-sized illustrations, 750 of them in full colour, allow the practitioner to follow the techniques step-by-step. Internationally recognized as an authority on small animal ophthalmic surgery, Dr Gelatt is joined by expert contributors who together provide authoritative and definitive solutions to practitioners' eye surgery requirements. Whatever your field of specialism, this is the only eye surgery book you are ever likely to need. For: residents in veterinary ophthalmology; general, small animal, and equine veterinary practitioners; veterinary ophthalmologists; veterinary medicine students. -Comprehensive coverage of all species -Lavishly illustrated sequenced figures of all procedures -Step-by-step approach for maximum clarity -A superb collection of online video clips gives clarification of the most common procedures -The only ophthalmic surgery text for veterinarians


Equine Neonatal Medicine E-Book

A Case-Based Approach

Author: Mary Rose Paradis

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437710549

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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Get expert insight into the latest life-saving techniques and procedures from leaders in equine neonatal medicine. This outstanding textbook and clinical reference takes a case-based approach to the basic pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of disease in the newborn foal, along with neonatal pharmacology, nutrition, assessment, and high-risk pregnancies. Features the latest advances in equine neonatology that have the potential to significantly increase the survival rate of critically ill foals. Provides thorough coverage of both basic concepts and hot topics in the field, including pathophysiology, and diagnosis and treatment of disease in the newborn foal, along with information on nutrition, assessment, and high-risk pregnancies. Case-based chapters use real-life scenarios to help the reader apply key concepts to actual practice. Expert contributors are leaders in the field of equine neonatal medicine and ensure the accuracy and clinical relevance of all information.

Clinical Neurology, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Equine Practice - E-Book

Author: Thomas J. Divers,Amy L Johnson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455709204

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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A comprehensive review of clinical neurology for the equine practitioner! Topics will include: infectious diseases affecting the equine nervous system, advanced imaging of the nervous system, metabolic encephalopathies, neuro-ophthalmic disorders, cervical pain causing abnormal gait, neurologic or neuromuscular disorders, management of the downer horse, adverse drug reactions and toxins affecting the nervous system, neurologic conditions associated with guttural pouch disease, objective analysis of the equine gait and nervous system, and treatment of acute cervical injury in the horse.

Diagnostic Techniques in Equine Medicine E-Book

Author: Frank G. R. Taylor,Tim Brazil,Mark H. Hillyer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702042633

Category: Medical

Page: 392

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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

Atlas of Equine Ultrasonography

Author: Jessica A. Kidd,Kristina G. Lu,Michele L. Frazer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118798139

Category: Medical

Page: 520

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The only visual guide to equine ultrasonography based on digitalultrasound technology. Atlas of Equine Ultrasonographyprovides comprehensive coverage of both musculoskeletal andnon-musculoskeletal areas of the horse. Ideal for practitioners infirst opinion or referral practices, each chapter features normalimages for anatomical reference followed by abnormal imagescovering a broad range of recognised pathologies. The book isdivided into musculoskeletal, reproductive and internal medicinesections and includes positioning diagrams demonstrating how tocapture optimal images. With contributions from experts around theworld, this book is the go-to reference for equine clinicalultrasonography. Key features include: Pictorially based with a wealth of digital ultrasound imagescovering both musculoskeletal and non-musculoskeletal areas andtheir associated pathologies. Each chapter begins with a discussion of normal anatomy anddemonstrates how to obtain and interpret the images presented. A video library of over 50 ultrasound examinations isavailable for streaming or download and viewing on-the-go. Access details are provided in the book.

Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology - E-Book

Author: David Maggs,Paul Miller,Ron Ofri

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323241964

Category: Medical

Page: 520

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Recognize, diagnose, and manage a wide range of common ocular conditions with Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 5th Edition. Covering small and large animals including birds and exotic species, this reference provides the latest, most practical information on structure and function of the eye, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, surgical procedures, ophthalmic pharmacology and therapeutics, and management of ocular emergencies. Nearly 1,000 color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular conditions and demonstrate surgical techniques. Edited by noted veterinary ophthalmologists David J. Maggs, Paul E. Miller, and Ron Ofri, this reference is an essential aid to clinical decision-making, from differential diagnosis to medical and surgical management. Practical, clinically focused coverage provides a one-stop diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease in small and large animals including birds and exotic pets. Logical organization by anatomic region makes topics easy to locate. Nearly 1,000 color images present illustrated, step-by-step procedures that guide you through the recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of ocular conditions you are most likely to encounter. A team of three internationally respected veterinary ophthalmologists co-edit this reference to provide comprehensive, clinical expertise. Useful tables and charts summarize important facts and show treatment instructions at a glance. Clinical Tips boxes offer helpful practice advice. NEW pharmaceutical therapies and procedural techniques provide the most current diagnostic and treatment methods. Extensive updates including the latest information on pharmacology, eyelid surgery, tear film deficiencies, and retinal disease help you provide the most current, effective care. NEW sections on ophthalmic diseases of chinchillas and guinea pigs provide expert guidance in the care of these increasingly popular exotic pets. NEW! Detailed table of contents describes the specifics of coverage in each chapter. NEW! Pageburst companion website makes the entire contents of the book fully searchable. Sold separately.

Equine Internal Medicine - E-Book

Author: Stephen M. Reed,Warwick M. Bayly,Debra C. Sellon

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437708854

Category: Medical

Page: 1488

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Develop an essential understanding of the principles of equine disease with this one-of-a-kind, problem-based resource! Extensively revised and updated with contributions from an international team of experts, Equine Internal Medicine, 3rd Edition reflects the latest clinical research in equine medicine and focuses on the basic pathophysiologic mechanisms that underlie the development of various equine diseases to help you confidently diagnose, treat, and manage patient conditions. Problem-based approach outlines how to apply the latest clinical evidence directly to the conditions you’ll encounter in practice. Pathophysiology is emphasized throughout, providing a sound basis for discussions of the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis that follow. 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. Flow charts, diagrams, and algorithms clarify complex material. Extensive content updates help you improve patient care with up-to-date research and clinical evidence across the full spectrum of equine practice, including: New sections on biofilm ahesins, resistance to phagocytosis, and host substrate utilization New information on changes in body weight Recent findings on fibrocoxib and diclofenac Expanded and reorganized coverage of critical care New material on inborn errors of metabolism and acquired myopathies Detailed treatment information on various disorders of the reproductive tract A new section on toxicoses causing signs related to liver disease or dysfunction Bound-in companion DVD includes more than 120 high-quality video clips that guide you through procedures related to the cardiovascular and neurologic systems.

Notes on Veterinary Ophthalmology

Author: Sheila M. Crispin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1405145447

Category: Medical

Page: 384

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Notes on Veterinary Ophthalmology is a welcome addition to an exciting new series that is specifically designed, using an accessible note-based style, to provide rapid and easy access to up-to-date clinical and diagnostic information. Veterinary ophthalmology has expanded considerably over the last few years. With all the specialist ophthalmology books now available, there is a need for a concise reference book in this area. Aimed at veterinary surgeons and veterinary students, Notes on Veterinary Ophthalmology provides the reader with all the essential information required to diagnose and manage ophthalmic disorders in dogs, cats, rabbits, horses and farm animals. This edition includes: Over 350 colour pictures throughout the text to aid in examination and diagnosis; Review of common ocular emergencies and how to respond to them; Sections on eye disease in the dog, cat, rabbit, horse and farm animals with summaries at the beginning of each section emphasising common/serious conditions; Appendices on ophthalmic terminology, topical ophthalmic preparations, basic principles of ocular and adnexal surgery and a summary of the cranial nerves innervating the eye and adnexa.

Ophthalmology for the Equine Practitioner

Author: Dennis Brooks

Publisher: Teton NewMedia

ISBN: 9781893441514

Category: Medical

Page: 170

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This is a useful field guide meant to help veterinarians treat simple and complex eye problems in horses. The book is to the point and focuses on salient clinical facts, covering the most common medical and surgical ophthalmic problems encountered in an equine clinic. The book is laid out in anatomical order making it easy to locate specific information. The sections include; General anatomy and physiology of the horse eye, Examination of the eye of the horse, The equine orbit, Eyelids, conjunctiva, nictitans and nasolacrimal system, Corneal ulceration, Other corneal problems, Cataracts, glaucoma and uveal tract disease, Retinopathies, Lavage treatment systems. Within each section there is a logical guidance to the diagnosis and management of common clinical problems. A short but highly informative section on vision in the horse is particularly valuable for the practitioner. This portable resource for the non-specialist provides clear guidelines for evaluation, diagnosis and management of medical and surgical problems. The accompanying CD contains 29 video clips of 40 minutes duration covering diagnostic and surgical procedures. Among the videos, the information of tonometry, cataract surgery, orbital blocks, equine recurrent uveitis, retinal detachment and ketatoplasty. Published by Teton New Media in the USA and distributed by Manson Publishing outside of North America.

Atlas der Ultraschalluntersuchung beim Pferd

Author: Peter Siegfried Glatzel

Publisher: Schlütersche

ISBN: 384268522X

Category: Medical

Page: 252

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Dieser anwendungsorientierte Bildatlas präsentiert alle Haupteinsatzgebiete der Ultraschalluntersuchung in der Pferdepraxis. Über 765 Ultraschallbilder, Farbfotos und Zeichnungen dokumentieren die praktische Anwendung der Sonographie beim Pferd. Der Fokus liegt auf den Bereichen Orthopädie und Reproduktionsmedizin. Weitere praxisrelevante Körperregionen wie Kopf, Brustkorb und Bauchhöhle werden ihrer praktischen Bedeutung entsprechend in eigenen Kapiteln dargestellt. Grundlagen und Besonderheiten der Anatomie und Gerätetechnik werden ausführlich erläutert. Eindeutige Bildbeschriftungen und ausführliche Bildlegenden verdeutlichen die sonographischen Befunde. Als Interpretationshilfe werden anatomische Zeichungen den physiologischen und pathologischen Ultraschallbefunden gegenübergestellt. Typische Fallbeispiele aus der Pferdepraxis ermuntern den Tierarzt zum Selbsttest. Die Fälle dienen als praktische Anleitung zur Interpretation der sonographischen Bilder und geben Tipps zur Diagnosestellung sowie zur Befunddokumentation.