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Download Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition) by Gary M. Baxter PDF

By Gary M. Baxter

ISBN-10: 0470961775

ISBN-13: 9780470961773

The 6th variation of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s attractiveness because the vintage gold-standard reference on equine lameness. Now in complete colour, the textual content has been absolutely revised and streamlined to enhance user-friendliness, with a brand new, simplified layout and an improved emphasis at the prognosis and administration of lameness. A precious supplementary DVD offers an entire advisor to diagnosing lameness, delivering extra anatomical photographs; videos demonstrating key methods akin to actual exam, flexion checks, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness stipulations in movement.

The 6th variation provides new or considerably rewritten chapters at the axial skeleton, ideas of musculoskeletal ailment, rules of remedy for lameness, occupation-related lameness stipulations, and lameness within the younger horse. The diagnostic systems bankruptcy has additionally been considerably multiplied to mirror advances during this vital region. Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses, 6th version is a necessary addition to any equine practitioner’s bookshelf.

Review

"This very good textual content has built good from the former variations. it truly is, I recommend, definitely nonetheless an important addition to the bookcase of any perform that does an important quantity of equine work." (Veterinary perform, 1 November 2011)

"The 6th version of this vintage will end up to be a great source for equine practitioners, veterinary expert trainees, and scholars . . . Dr. Baxter and his colleagues are to be congratulated in this awesome book." (Doody's, 15 July 2011)

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of extra special. it really is targeted, greatly illustrated and might definitely haven't any challengers to the identify because the bible on equine lameness . . . Adams and Stashak have a lot to be pleased with during this e-book, as does editor Baxter for his sizeable enter. " (Horsetalk , 23 June 2011)

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of extraordinary. it truly is centred, largely illustrated and could definitely haven't any challengers to the identify because the bible on equine lameness." (Horsetalk, June 2011)

"This e-book continues to be a key textual content for equine clinicians, with specific strengths being the descriptive anatomy, summaries of diagnostic imaging thoughts and the readability of the diagnostic options offered, either within the textual content and at the DVD." (Equine Veterinary schooling, might 2011)

"The most modern model of this vintage not just has up-to-date content material, yet comprises many color images and illustrations in addition to an accompanying DVD. The latter is a superb 'how to...' advisor to equine lameness research, with first-class sections on perineural and intrasynovial injection options, which, in my view, is worthy part the acquisition cost all through itself... this ebook is still an asset to all people with an curiosity in equine lameness." (Veterinary list, April 2011)

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The 6th version of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s popularity because the vintage gold-standard reference on equine lameness. Now in complete colour, the textual content has been totally revised and streamlined to enhance user-friendliness, with a brand new, simplified layout and a higher emphasis at the analysis and administration of lameness. A important supplementary DVD offers a whole advisor to lameness prognosis, delivering extra anatomical pictures; videos demonstrating key approaches reminiscent of actual exam, flexion checks, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness stipulations in movement.

The 6th variation provides new or considerably rewritten chapters at the axial skeleton, rules of musculoskeletal sickness, ideas of treatment for lameness, occupation-related lameness stipulations, and lameness within the younger horse. The diagnostic tactics bankruptcy has additionally been considerably increased to mirror advances during this vital region. Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses, 6th version, is an important addition to any equine practitioner’s bookshelf.

Key features

* totally revised re-creation of the vintage textual content on equine lameness
* awarded with a simplified structure and diminished repetition to enhance ease of use
* concentrated extra strongly on lameness and diagnostics
* bargains six new or considerably remodeled chapters and an extended diagnostic strategies chapter
* incorporates a DVD with useful vitamins, together with extra anatomical photographs, videos demonstrating key approaches reminiscent of intrasynovial injections, and examples of stipulations in motion
* Now in complete colour, with an enticing two-color textual content design

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