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Table of Contents

Wounds / dermatology emergencies

  • Wounds of the head and neck
  • Wounds to the body
  • Wounds to the limbs

Musculoskeletal emergencies

  • The collapsed / recumbent horse
  • The severely lame horse
  • Foot abscesses
  • Foot penetrations
  • Laminitis
  • Synovial sepsis
  • Rhabdomyolysis

Gastrointestinal tract emergencies

  • Colic
  • Dysphagia / choke
  • Diarrhoea
  • Grain overload
  • Rectal tears

Respiratory tract emergencies

  • Respiratory distress
  • Epistaxis

Ophthalmic emergencies

  • Corneal ulcers
  • Uveitis
  • Traumatic injuries to the cornea
  • Eyelid lacerations

Neurological emergencies

  • Head trauma
  • Acute onset blindness / circling / seizures

Endocrine emergencies

  • Hyperlipaemia

Reproductive tract emergencies

  • Dystocia
  • Uterine torsion
  • Uterine prolapse & tears
  • Uterine artery rupture
  • Abortion
  • Retained foetal membranes
  • Penile trauma
  • Post-castration emergencies

Urinary tract emergencies

  • Urinary tract obstruction

Foal emergencies

  • Meconium impaction
  • Diarrhoea
  • Septicaemia
  • The dummy / weak

Details

No. of pages:
440
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9780702045455
Electronic ISBN:
9780702065644