Key Features

  • Step-by-step format provides clear guidance for performing procedures
  • The user-friendly layout features text on the left side of each spread with corresponding art on the right side
  • Covers amputation procedures including digit removal
  • Includes a section devoted to surgical procedures for fractures
  • Features a section on corrective osteotomies
  • Covers specific forelimb fractures including the humerus and pelvis
  • Covers surgical procedures for joint disease including shoulder, elbow, carpus, and hip

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

SURGICAL PROCEDURES FOR JOINT DISEASES
Shoulder
1. OCD removal after craniolateral or caudolateral approach
2. Infraspinatus contracture
3. shoulder medial luxation stabilize
4. Shoulder lateral luxation stabilize
5. Surgical procedure for shoulder arthrodesis
Elbow
6. FCP, OCD removal after medial approach to the joint
7. Elbow luxation stabilize with suture anchor or screw and washer
8. UAP removal or screw fixation
9. Proximal ulnar osteotomy or ostectomy with or without fixation
10. Surgical procedure for elbow arthrodesis
Carpus
11. Carpal subluxation and luxation
12. Surgical procedure for pancarpal arthrodesis
13. Surgical procedure for partial carpal arthrodesis with a plate
14. Surgical procedure for partial carpal arthrodesis with intramedullary pins
Hip
15. Stabilization of a hip luxation with suture anchors, screws and washers, and wire suture
16. Stabilization of the hip with a toggle pin
17. FHO with gluteal flap, biceps tendon flap
18. Triple pelvic osteotomy
Stifle
19. Patella luxation stabilized with recession wedge, medial release, tibial tuberosity transplant and lateral imbrication
20. Deranged stifle stabilized with suture anchors, screws and suture
21. Cranial cruciate - lateral fabellar suture
22. Cranial cruciate - intrarticular repair
23. Meniscectomy
24. Surgical procedure for stifle arthrodesis
Tarsus
25. Achilles tendon repair
26. Shearing injury with tarsal luxation
27. OCD removal after two lateral approaches
28. OCD removal after two medial approaches
29. Surgical procedure for pantarsal arthrodesis
30. Surgical procedure for proximal intertarsal and/or tarsometatarsal arthrodesis with plate
31. Surgical procedure for proximal intertarsal or tarsometatarsal arthrodesis with intramedullary pin and wire
Amputations
32. Forelimb amputation with scapulectomy
33. Scapulectomy
34. Mandibulec

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9780721693811
Electronic ISBN:
9781437713428

About the authors

Ann Johnson

Affiliations and Expertise

Diplomate ACVS, Professor, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

Dianne Dunning

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL