Veterinary Surgery Books Online - www.TheVetBookShop.com - surgical procedures, reconstructive, orthopedic, arthroscopy, manual, atlas, handbook, Fossum, Slatter, Piermatti  

Veterinary Surgery -
Small Animal Surgery Books

General

Abdominal Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

Orthopedic  Surgery

Reconstructive Surgery

SEARCH OUR BOOK LISTINGS

Search now for any vet book via title, author or subject:
 
  
In Association with Amazon.com

General Shipping Information

US Domestic Shipping Rates

International Shipping Rates

Ordering over $25 worth of veterinary books?
You might qualify for free shipping! Read more...

$$$ Current Foreign Currency Exchange Rates $$$
Click Here...

General


==========

 
Small Animal Surgery 3rd Edition
by Theresa W. Fossum (Editor)

Hardcover: 1632 pages
Publisher: Mosby; 3rd edition (January 2007)

Book Info
This is the latest edition of the most widely used surgical text available. Small Animal Surgery 3rd edition concisely explains and demonstrates the most common surgical procedures in veterinary practice. It offers an overview of general principles of surgery, including asepsis, the surgical environment, preparation of the patient and surgical team, instrumentation, suturing, postoperative and pain management. Includes coverage of routine sort-tissue and orthopedic surgeries (e.g. spays, castrations, dewclaw removal, fracture repair) and also cutting-edge and advanced techniques such as endoscopy, laminectomy, craniotomy, ventral slots, and lung lobectomy. Previous edition c2002

UK
 


==========

Manual of Small Animal Surgery
by Theresa Welch Fossum, Cheryl S. Hedlund, Donald A. Hulse, Ann L. Johnson, Howard B., Iii Seim, Michael D. Willard, Gwendolyn L. Carroll

Paperback: 1014 pages
Publisher: Mosby; 1st edition (January 15, 2000)

Book Info
Texas A&M Univ, College Station. Quick reference to medical conditions for which surgical intervention in the dog or cat may be indicated. Contains four general parts general surgical procedures, soft tissue surgery, orthopedics, and neurosurgery. Companion reference to Small Animal Surgery, c1997, by the same author. Outline format. Trim size: 8.5 x 4.75 inches. Softcover.

UK


==========

  

Textbook of Small Animal Surgery 3rd Edition (2 Volume Set)
by Douglas H. Slatter (Editor)

Hardcover: 3070 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 3rd edition (January 2003)

Book Info
Animal Eye Clinic, Reno Nevada. Reference offers guidelines for evaluating patients, selecting the appropriate operation, and implementing clinically proven procedures. Topics include oncology, dentistry, ophthalmology, the nervous system, the urinary system, and the reproductive system in small animals.

UK

Abdominal Surgery


==========

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Abdominal Surgery
by John M. Williams (Editor) & Jacqui D. Niles (Editor)

Paperback: 344 pages
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers; (April 2006)

Book Info
From the popular British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) series of practical manuals. Focuses on the most common abdominal surgical conditions encountered in small animal practice; easy-to-follow instructions, with specific sections on operative techniques; one of the only small animal surgery books to have full-colour line drawings; includes notes on referral procedures; written by a team of international authors. For those in general practice as well as surgical residents and specialists. Softcover.

UK

Thoracic Surgery


==========

BSAVA Manual of Canine And Feline Head, Neck And Thoracic Surgery
by Daniel J. Brockman (Editor) & David E. Holt (Editor)

Paperback: 232 pages
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers; (Jan 2006)

Book Info
From the popular British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) series of practical manuals. The manual provides general practitioners worldwide with a practical and up-to-date approach to surgery of the head, neck, and thorax. The relative anatomy of the area of interest is reviewed and a discussion of how the veterinary surgeon should investigate the cause of disease to arrive at a diagnosis and treatment plan is given. Illustrated step-by-step Operative Technique panels cover the surgical procedures that are possible to perform in general practice. More advanced surgery is visited briefly and notes on referral procedures for these more complicated cases are given. For those in general practice as well as surgical residents and specialists. Softcover.

UK

Orthopedic  Surgery


==========

Atlas of Orthopedic Surgical Procedures of the Dog and Cat
by Ann L. Johnson DVM MS DipACVS & Dianne Dunning DVM MS

Hardcover: 264 pages
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company (February 23, 2005)

Book Info
College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois. This atlas vividly illustrates step-by-step procedures for common orthopedic techniques used to treat small animals. It features the latest techniques for arthroscopy, joint stabilization, arthrodesis, fracture repair, corrective osteotomies, and limb amputation.

*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

UK


==========

External Fixation in Small Animal Practice
by Karl H. Kraus, James P. Toombs, Malcolm G. Ness

Hardcover: 233 pages
Publisher: Blackwell Science Inc (May 2003)

Book Info
Tufts Univ., North Grafton, MA. This new text is a practical guide to the use of linear external fixators for the management of fractures in small animals. Reviews the technical detail underpinning successful treatment. Also includes several case studies selected to cover the range of fracture types and fixator systems. Halftone illustrations and high quality radiographic photos. For veterinarians.

UK


==========

A Guide to Canine and Feline Orthopaedic Surgery 4th Edition
by Hamish R. Denny & Stephen J. Butterworth

Hardcover: 634 pages
Publisher: Blackwell Science Inc; 4th edition (March 2000)

Book Info
Authoritative guide to trends in small animal orthopaedic surgery. Provides a comprehensive review of orthopaedic and spinal conditions in the dog or cat. Includes a regional approach to problems that enables the reader to use it as a rapid reference. Illustrations. For students taking further qualifications in orthopedics and veterinarians. Previous edition: cc1993.

UK


==========

Brinker, Piermattei and Flo's Handbook of Small Animal Orthopedics and Fracture Repair 4th Edition
by Donald L. Piermattei, Gretchen L. Flo & Charles DeCamp

Paperback: 832 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 4th edition (February 2006)

Book Info
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins & College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing. This handbook covers the diagnosis, etiology, and treatment of conditions affecting the locomotor system in small animals. The 4th edition presents up-to-date information on various types of fractures and methods of fixation, lameness and joint surgery, and musculoskeletal diseases. Other key topics include: acute and chronic bone infections; transplantation, plating, wiring, and pinning techniques; bone grafting; reconstructive joint surgery; and osteochondrosis. Previous 3rd Edition c1997. 1st and 2nd editions (c1990) were authored by Brinker. Softcover.

* Content is organized anatomically for quick access to information on both fractures and other conditions for each region of the body.
* Step-by-step line drawings clearly illustrate different types of fractures and procedures.
* Provides clear, concise coverage of the most common orthopedic conditions.

UK


==========

An Atlas of Surgical Approaches to the Bones and Joints of the Dog and Cat 4th Edition
by Donald L. Piermattei, F. Dennis Giddings (Illustrator)

Hardcover: 400 pages
Publisher: W B Saunders; 4th edition (January 2004)

Book Info
Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins. Companion atlas to the Handbook of Small Animal Orthopedics and Fracture Repair by same author.  Both books are often cross-referenced to each other. This well-illustrated atlas provides detailed coverage of the surgical anatomy of the skeletal system of dogs and cats. It's a great learning and teaching tool for small animal surgery that contains highly detailed and clearly labeled drawings of bones and joints. The comprehensive coverage and vivid detail allow surgeons to explore a variety of approaches to fit each unique clinical situation. Features clearly labelled drawings. New edition has 400 pages compared to previous edition (324 pages).

UK


==========

Manual of Internal Fixation in Small Animals 2nd Edition
by Wade O. Brinker (Editor), Marvin L. Olmstead (Editor), G. Sumner-Smith (Editor)

Hardcover: 286 pages
Publisher: Springer Verlag; 2nd Revision edition (December 1997)

Book Info
Manual addresseing the current techniques used in the implementation of the A.O./A.S.I.F. System in small animal orthopedic surgery. Two-color and halftone illustrations. 32 contributors, 11 U.S.

UK


==========

Small Animal Arthroscopy
by Donald Hulse (Editor), Kurt Schulz, Wayne Whitne

Paperback
Publisher: W B Saunders; (March 2003)

Book Info
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston, TX. Comprehensive text provides guidance on all aspects of arthroscopy for the shoulder, elbow, hip, corpus, stifle, and tarsus of the small animal. Includes diagnostic indications, preparation, instrumentation, and techniques. Over 275 high-quality color and halftone illustrations. For veterinarians.

UK

Reconstructive Surgery


==========

Atlas of Small Animal Reconstructive Surgery 2nd Edition
by Michael M. Pavletic

Hardcover: 434 pages
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company; 2nd edition (June 15, 1999)

Book Info
The Second Edition of this popular atlas details basic and advanced reconstructive surgical procedures for small animals. It offers abundant step-by-step illustrations and clinical photographs that demonstrate how to perform each technique. Thoroughly updated, revised, and expanded, this easy-to read text provides up-to-date coverage on such areas as acute debridement, cleansing and closure, and skin grafts and flaps. Features:
* Contains new and expanded chapters on a variety of techniques, including skin stretching skin grafts axial pattern flaps nasal reconstruction and cleft palate repair.
* Details wound management, wound closure, and atraumatic surgical techniques.
* Features specific sections dealing with unique wounds, such as gun shot wounds, arrow wounds, bites, and burns.
* Describes techniques developed by the author that aren't found in any other text.
* Offers detailed line drawings and clear clinical photographs.

UK


==========

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Wound Management and Reconstruction
by David Fowler (Editor) & John M. Williams (Editor)

Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: British Small Animal Veterinary Association; (September 1999)

Book Info
Univ. of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CN. Presents the basic principles of wound healing and surgical technique, providing a basis for decision making in clinical practice. Covers open wound management and drainage, tension relieving techniques, skin grafting, and flaps and microvascular reconstruction. Abundantly illustrated with color and B&W diagrams. For those in general practice as well as surgical residents and specialists. Softcover.

UK

ANIMAL SPECIES:   Avian   Bovine   Camelids   Canine   Caprine   Equine - General   Equine - Medicine   Equine - Surgery   Exotics   Feline   Herps   Ovine   Piscine   Porcine   Wildlife/Zoo

VETERINARY SPECIALTY:   Alternative Medicine   Anesthesia   Cardiothoracic   Clinical Pathology   Dentistry   Dermatology   Diagnostic Imaging   Endocrinology   Emergency Medicine   Gastroenterology   Geriatrics   Internal Medicine - Small Animals   Internal Medicine - Large Animals   Nephrology/Urology   Neurology   Oncology   Ophthalmology   Pathology   Pediatrics   Surgery - Small Animals   Surgery - Large Animal   Therapeutics   Theriogenology

VETERINARY BASIC SCIENCES:
   Anatomy   Behaviour   Dictionaries   Epidemiology   Genetics   Histology   Immunology   Microbiology   Physiology   Parasitology   Pharmacology   Public Health   Reproduction   Toxicology

VETERINARY PRACTICE-RELATED:
   Practice Management   Technicians and Nurses   Veterinary Hospital Design   Veterinary Reception    Vet Stories  

All Amazon book prices listed are in US dollars and may be subject to change. Visit us regularly to check for latest book discounts and special offers.
 2003 - 2007  Veterinary Books Online www.TheVetBookShop.com - the Amazon associate bookstore dedicated to veterinary books

1