Equine Neonatal Medicine

A Case-Based Approach


  • Mary Rose Paradis, DVM, MS, DACVIM (LAIM), Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Tufts University, School of Veterinary Medicine, Grafton, MA

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.
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Book information

  • Published: April 2006
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-2353-1

Table of Contents

1. Assessing the Newborn Foal

2. High Risk Pregnancies

3. Neonatal Immunology

4. Foal Nutrition

5. Septicemia

6. Manifestations of Septicemia

7. Resuscitation of the Critically Ill Foal

8. Non-Infectious Respiratory Conditions in the Neonate

9. Non-Infectious Musculoskeletal Problems in the Neonatal Foal

10. Neurological Dysfunction in the Neonatal Foal

11. Gastrointestinal Problems in the Neonatal Foal

12. Umbilical and Urinary Disorders

13. Cardiac Disorders

14. Ophthalmologic Disorders of the Neonate