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Farm Animal Surgery
by Susan L. Fubini & Norm G. Ducharme

Hardcover: 607 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; (January 2004)

Book Info
Cornell Univ., Ithaca, New York. This is the only resource of its kind that provides practical field-tested surgical procedures for farm animals. Many procedures can safely be performed in the field as standing surgery using portable chutes that help keep the animals immobilized. Coverage includes key information on patient preparation, anesthesia concerns, fluid therapy, imaging options, and postoperative management. * This is the only book covering surgery of all these species of farm animals: cattle, goats, sheep, and swine * More than 500 figures clearly illustrate common disorders, techniques, and equipment for large animal surgery * Step-by-step surgical guidelines cover various procedures for each species by body system * Up-to-date, practical information on key surgical techniques and equipment * Uniquely qualified authors and contributors are experts in the field of large animal surgery

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Techniques in Large Animal Surgery 2nd Edition
by A. Simon Turner, C. Wayne McIllwraith & Bruce L. Hull

Hardcover: 381 pages
Publisher: Lea & Febiger; 2nd edition (January 15, 1989)

Book Info
Colorado State University, Fort Collins. Fundamental techniques for veterinary students and
practitioners. Abundant half-tone line drawings.

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Equine Surgery


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Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery
by Associate Professor Kenneth W. Hinchcliff BVSc(Hons) MS PhD Diplomate ACVIM, Andris J. Kaneps DVM PhD Diplomate ACVS & Associate Professor Raymond J. Geor BVSc MVSc Diplomate ACVIM

Hardcover: 704 pages
Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div; (August 21, 2004)

Book Info
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH and Division of Large Animal Medicine, Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Canada. This unique resource provides the most up-to-date, in-depth coverage of the basic and clinical sciences required for management of the equine athlete. The unique treatment of exercise physiology and training within a clinical context, together with a detailed review of all diseases affecting athletic horses, makes this the most comprehensive text available. Provides a thorough grounding in the basic physiology of each body system, and in particular the responses of each body system to exercise and training. The internationally renowned team of contributors has created the ultimate reference for veterinarians, students, horse-owners, and all those involved in the world of equine athletics.

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Equine Surgery 3rd Edition
by Jorg A. Auer DrMedVet MS DACVS DECVS (Editor) & John A. Stick DVM DACVS (Editor)

Hardcover: 1390 pages
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company; 3rd edition (November 30, 2005)

Book Info
Univ. of Zurich, Switzerland & Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing. The most comprehensive text available on equine surgery, this book prepares the veterinary surgeon for managing each surgical condition by understanding its pathophysiology and evaluating alternative surgical approaches. This new edition includes more minimally invasive surgical techniques and a revised section on anesthesia. Detailed explanations on how to avoid surgical infections, select and use instruments. Also explains how to refine fundamental surgical techniques including incisions, cautery, retractions, irrigation, surgical suction, wound closure, dressings, bandages, and casts. Halftone illustrations. 104 comprehensive chapters. Previous 2nd edition: c1999.

Key features include:
* Thorough and complete coverage in a single volume.
* World-renowned contributors include 67 of the most experienced and expert equine practitioners, each providing current and accurate information.
* Covers all the information needed to study for the American and European College of Veterinary Surgeons Board Examination, making it an excellent study tool.
* Coverage of anesthesiology and pain management is reintroduced in this edition.
* Extensive and up-to-date orthopedic coverage includes joint disorders and joint trauma.
* Integumentary system coverage includes wound management, reconstructive surgery, and skin grafting.
* Other important topics include the alimentary system, cardiovascular surgery, and new techniques in vascular surgery.

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McIlwraith & Turner's Equine Surgery: Advanced Techniques 2nd Edition
by C. Wayne McIlwraith, James T. Robertson

Hardcover: 440 pages
Publisher: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2nd edition (September 1998)

Book Info
Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins. Reference for students and practitioners. Previous edition, c1987, was titled: Equine Surgery. Each technique is accompanied by line-drawn illustrations and a few halftone photographs.

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Atlas of Equine Surgery
by Stephen B. Adams & John F. Fessler

Hardcover: 428 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 1st edition (January 15, 2000)

Book Info
Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN. Atlas and quick reference for students or practitioners who wish to review a familiar operation or to perform a procedure for the first time. Most procedures included can be performed single-handedly, with appropriate technical support. High-quality halftone photographs and drawings.

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Equine Neonatology: Medicine and Surgery
by Derek C. Knottenbelt, Nicola Holdstock & John Madigan

Hardcover: 368 pages
Publisher: C.V. Mosby (December 15, 2004)

Book Info
Derek C. Knottenbelt, BVM&S, DVM&S, MRCVS, University of Liverpool, UK; Nicola Holdstock, MA, VetMB, PhD CertEM(StudMed), PhD, MRCVS, University of Cambridge, UK; and John Madigan, Professor and Associate Director, University of California, Davis, California. An ideal companion to Knottenbelt's Equine Stud Farm Medicine and Surgery, this comprehensive text covers all aspects of veterinary care of the foal - from birth through weaning. Describing appropriate procedures for clinical assessment of the new-born foal, it addresses emergency interventions, resuscitation, and critical care. Disorders of growth and nutrition are reviewed, as well as congenital or inherited abnormalities of each of the major body systems. Plus, a unique section on special syndromes provides more than 200 color photographs carefully selected from the authors' extensive collection.
* Content is concise, informative, and easy to read.
* Full-color photographs illustrate common disorders, congenital defects, and more.
* Flowcharts summarize key diagnostic tests and findings.
* Numerous charts and tables provide easy access to key data.
* Appendices present key data, treatment protocols, techniques, and procedures in a quick-reference format.

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Equine Medicine and Surgery 5th Edition (2-Volume Set)
by Patrick T. Colahan (Editor), Alfred M. Merritt (Editor), James N. Moore (Editor), I. G. Mayhew (Editor), Edgar D. Mayhew

Hardcover: 2166 pages
Publisher: Mosby; 5th edition (January 15, 1999)

Book Info
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville. Comprehensive text for veterinarians and residents. Follows the logical steps a veterinarian takes from the point of call until a prognosis is given and treatment is selected, or postmortem examination is performed. High-quality halftone illustrations and extensive references are included. Previous edition: c1982.

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Manual of Equine Medicine and Surgery
by Christine King (Editor), Patrick T. Colahan

Paperback: 590 pages
Publisher: Mosby; 1st edition (March 15, 1999)

Book Info
Quick reference providing information on assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of common problems encountered in horses. For veterinarians, students, and technicians. Intended for use with: Equine Medicine and Surgery, 5th ed., c1999, by Colahan. Organized by body system. Outline format. Trim size: 8.5 x 4.75 inches. Softcover.

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Equine Medicine, Surgery and Reproduction
by Tim Mair, A. Mair, Schumacher

Hardcover: 498 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 1st edition (January 15, 1998)

Book Info
Introductory clinical textbook. Written in a straightforward and easy-to-read outline format. For each body system, physical examination and diagnostic techniques are described, and information is provided on treatment of the specific diseases and problems. Halftone illustrations. 21 international expert contributors.

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Equine Diagnostic and Surgical Laparoscopy
by A. T. Fischer Jr. (Editor), Hackett Fischer

Hardcover: 320 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; (September 27, 2001)

Book Info
Chino Valley Equine Hospital, CA. Comprehensive review and reference of laparoscopy in the horse. Includes coverage of the basics, history, anatomy, instrumentation, surgical techniques, training, self-directed practice and improvement, and specific laparoscopic procedures. Color and halftone illustrations are included. The section on knot-tying techniques alone makes an interesting read.

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Equine Fracture Repair
by Alan J. Nixon (Editor)

Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 1st edition (January 15, 1996)

Book Info
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. Reference on equine fracture biomechanics, first aid, treatment, splinting, casting, surgical treatment and follow-up for specific fractures, complications, and future developments. For practitioners and students. 21 contributors.

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