Manual of Equine Field Surgery

1st Edition

Authors: David Wilson Keith Branson Joanne Kramer Gheorghe Constantinescu
Paperback ISBN: 9781416002703
eBook ISBN: 9781437710380
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 25th May 2006
Page Count: 288

Description

This practical manual provides thorough explanations and step-by-step guidance for 34 procedures that can be performed in less than an hour in a standing sedated patient without the use of special equipment. Three-dimensional, anatomical line drawings, high-quality photographs, and a companion DVD visually demonstrate key concepts and techniques.

Key Features

  • This well-illustrated resource features more than 65 3-D anatomical line drawings and over 100 high quality photographs that visually clarify important concepts and procedures.
  • Includes thorough explanations and step-by-step guidance for 34 procedures with information on surgical indications, equipment needs, relevant anatomy, step-by-step outline of the procedure, drugs used and the proper dosage, and possible complications.
  • A companion DVD features more than 30 video clips that demonstrate key procedures.
  • The DVD also includes customizable client aftercare instruction sheets.

Table of Contents

Field Anesthesia

Available protocols

Equipment needed/desired

Complications

Field Surgeries

Distal Limb

Head and Neck

Urogenital

Limited abdominal

Distal Limb Surgeries

Periosteal stripping

Distal limb perfusions

Tendon laceration repair

Palmar/plantar annular ligament resections

Lateral Digital Extensor tenotomy

Medial Patellar Desmotomy

Inferior & Superior check ligament desmotomy

Resect distal splint bones

Deep digital flexor tenotomy

Semitendinosus tenotomy for fibrotic myopathy

Palmar digital neurectomy

Cast Application

Head & Neck Surgeries

Trephine sinuses

Incisive bone fracture repair

Patent nasolacrimal duct

Tracheotomy/tracheostomy

Tooth repulsion

Sternothyroideus tenectomy/sternohyoideus myectomy

Modified Forsell’s procedure for cribbing

Eye enucleation

Eyelid laceration repair

Urogenital Surgeries

Male

Castration

Cryptorchid castration

Circumcision (Reefing) procedure

Amputation of penis

Urethrotomy

Urethrostomy

Female

Caslicks procedure

Perineal body reconstruction

Urethroplasty

3o Rectovaginal tear repair

Rectovaginal fistula repair

Limited Abdominal

Inguinal herniorrhaphy

Umbilical herniorrhaphy

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710380
Paperback ISBN:
9781416002703

About the Author

David Wilson

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Equine Surgery, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

Keith Branson

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

Joanne Kramer

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Teaching Professor, Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA

Gheorghe Constantinescu

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO