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Atlas of Equine Surgery / Edition 1

Atlas of Equine Surgery / Edition 1


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Here's a brilliantly illustrated new atlas of common and frequently performed equine surgical techniques. 135 detailed illustration plates show readers exactly how to perform each procedure. Concise discussions of issues ranging from indications and anesthesia to results and post-operative care complement the artwork.
• Focuses on the procedures equine practitioners can perform without specialized equipment or training. Clarifies each procedure with beautiful halftone figures that depict anatomic landmarks, techniques, and pitfalls.
• Makes reference simple with a clearly designed, easy-to-use layout. Features a range of new techniques or variations on previously described techniquesincluding repair of rectovaginal fistulas
• treatment of sutural pouch tympany
• repulsion of teeth
• submucosal resection for rectal prolapse
• application of transfixation casts
• and regional antibiotic perfusion for treatment of orthopedic infections. Presents concise guidance on indications, pre-operative and post-operative care, intra-operative positioning, outcomes, and complications.
• Refers readers to alternative surgical procedures, such as arthroscopy and laparoscopy, when appropriate. Integrates the knowledge and skill of 2 respected authorities, who possess 60 years of combined experience in equine surgery.
• Summarizes important clinical information in quick-reference tables. Serves as an excellent resource before surgery as well as a practical reference during surgery.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780721646435
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 12/24/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 428
Product dimensions: 8.96(w) x 11.19(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Patient Preparation
Chapter 2 Anesthesia
Chapter 3 Draping
Chapter 4 Tourniquets
Chapter 5 Suturing
Chapter 6 Prophylactic Antibiotics


Skull, Head, and Neck Surgery
Chapter 7 Sinus Trephination
Chapter 8 Frontonasal Flaps
Chapter 9 Extraction and Repulsion of Cheek Teeth
Chapter 10 Repair of Facial Fractures
Chapter 11 Repair of Mandibulr and Maxillary Fractures
Chapter 12 Dentigerous Cyst Excision
Chapter 13 Modified Forsells Operation for Cribbing

Gastrointentinal Surgery
Chapter 14 Esophagotomy
Chapter 15 Cervical Esophagostomy
Chapter 16 Ventral Midline
Chapter 17 Enterotomy Techniques
Chapter 18 End-to-End Anastomosis
Small Colon
Chapter 19 Jejunocecal Anastomosis
Chapter 20 Large Colon Resectiono
Chapter 21 Colopexy
Chapter 22 Flank Laparotomy
Chapter 23 Management of Rectal Tears
Loop Colostomy
Temporary Indewelling Rectal Liner
Chapter 24 Submucosal Resection for Rectal Prolalpse
Chapter 25 Excision of Nasal Epidermal
Chapter 26 Resection of Alar Folds
Chapter 27 Laryngotomy and Ventriculectomy
Chapter 28 Laryngoplasty
Chapter 29 Arytenoidectomy
Chapter 30 Treatment of Intermittent Dorsal Displacement of the Soft Palate
Sternothyrrohyoideus Myectomy
Staphylectomy/Epiglottic Augmentation
Chapter 31 Treatment of Epiglottic Entrapment
Chapter 32 Excision of Subepiglottic Cysts
Chapter 33 Modified Whitehouse Approach to the Guttural
Chapter 34 Median Septum Fenestration and Pharyngeal
Orifice Enlargement
Chapter 35 Arterial Ligation for Gutural Pouch Mycosis
Chapter 36 Tracheotomy

Ophthalmic Surgery
Chapter 37 Subpalpebral Lavage
Chapter 38 Entropion Surgery
Chapter 39 Third Eyelid Excision
Chapter 40 Transpalpebral Enucleation
Chapter 41 Correction of Congential Nasolacrimal Duct
Male Reproductive System Surgery
Chapter 42 Castration
Chapter 43 Non-Invasive Inguinal Cryptorchidectomy
Chapter 44 Neonatal Inguinal
Chapter 45 Penile Amputation
Chapter 46 Caslicks Procedure
Chapter 47 Urethral Extension for Treatment of Vesicovaginal Reflux
Chapter 48 Rectovestibular Fistula Repair
Chapter 49 Third Degree Perineal Laceration
Chapter 50 Ovariectomy
Chapter 51 Cesarean Section

Urinary Surgery
Chapter 52 Resection of Umbilical Cord Remnants
Chapter 53 Ruptured Urinary Bladder Repair
Chapter 54 Perineal Urethrotomy and Removal of Cystic
Chapter 55 Suprapubic Laparocystidotomy

Fracture Repair
Chapter 56 Principles of Lag Screw Fixation
Chapter 57 Lag Screw Fixation of a Third Carpal Slab
Chapter 58 Repair of Condylar Fractures of the Third Metacarpus and Third Metatarsus
Chapter 59 Repair of Fractures of the Proximal Phalanx
Chapter 60 Excision of Apical Fractures of the Sesamoid
Chapter 61 Excision of Distal Splint Bone Fractures
Chapter 62 Osteostixis for Dorsal Cortical Fractures of the Third Metacarpus
Chapter 63 Harvesting Cancellous Bone Grafts
Chapter 64 External Coaptation and Fixation
Half Limb Cast
Half Limb Cast with Transfixation
Full Limb Cast

Musculoskeletal System
Chapter 65 Palmar Digial Neurectomy
Chapter 66 Navicular Suspensory Desmotomy
Chapter 67 Navicular Bursotomy
Chapter 68 Arthrodesis of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint
Chapter 69 Palmer/Plantar Annular Ligament Division
Chapter 70 Resection of the Carpal Flexor Retinaculum
Chapter 71 Distal Check Desmotomy
Chapter 72 Proximal Check Desmotomy/Percutaneous Tendon Splitting
Chapter 73 Deep Digital Flexor Tenotomy
Chapter 74 Surgical Treatment of Angular Limb Deformities
Periosteal Stripping
Transphysea Bridging
Chapter 75 Surgical Treatment of Bone Spavin
Cunean Tenectomy
Arthrodesis of the Distal Tarsal Joints
Chapter 76 Semitdinosus Tenetomy for Fibrotic Myopathy
Chapter 77 Lateral Digital Extensor Myotenectomy for Stringhalt
Chapter 78 Medial Patellar Desmotomy
Chapter 79 Suprascapular Nerve Decompression for Treatment of Nerve Injury
Chapter 80 Regional Antiobiotic Perfusion

Abdominal Wall Surgery
Chapter 81 Umbilical Herniorrhaphy
Chapter 82 Mesh Repair of Large Body Wall Defects

Chapter 83 Pinch Grafting
Chapter 84 Cosmetic Tail Amputation

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