Key Features


  • Clear diagrams illustrate the positioning of the horse and the radiography equipment

  • Contains all the information required to radiograph a horse

  • Accessible to veterinary surgeons who obtain most of their radiographs in the field

 

Table of Contents

Part 1 Principles of radiography

1 Image formation

2 Radiographic equipment

3 Radiation safety and patient preparation

4 Radiological interpretation and diagnosis

Part 2 Radiographic procedures

5 Radiography of the foot

6 Radiography of the pastern

7 Radiography of the fetlock

8 Radiography of the metacarpus and metatarsus

9 Radiography of the carpus

10 Radiography of the tarsus

11 Radiography of the elbow

12 Radiography of the shoulder

13 Radiography of the stifle

14 Radiography of the hip & pelvis

15 Radiography of the cervical vertebrae

16 Radiography of the thoracolumbar and sacral vertebrae

17 Radiography of the skull

18 Radiography of the thorax

19 Radiography of the abdomen

20 Additional radiographic procedures (contrast radiography)

Appendix I Suggested exposure chart

Appendix II Exposure chart for your practice

Index

Details

No. of pages:
190
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Electronic ISBN:
9780702037276
Print ISBN:
9780702028632

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