By Gary M. Baxter
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.
"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)
From the again Cover
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.
* 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
Read Online or Download Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition) PDF
Best veterinary medicine books
A part of the preferred secrets and techniques sequence? ®, this new textual content offers crucial, functional details for reviewing dogs inner drugs subject matters quite often encountered in medical occasions. geared up by means of sickness variety, it gains a number of photographs, a favored question-and-answer layout, and an in depth index that makes it effortless to discover info speedy.
Farm animals are certainly one of our significant domesticated animals, a better mammal with advanced psychological and actual wishes. the advantage of an information of livestock behaviour capability veterinarians and stockpeople can know irregular behaviour indicators for illness prognosis and indication of an insufficient setting. This booklet replaces the ebook farm animals Behaviour, written through an identical writer and released by means of Farming Press in 1993.
This e-book goals to supply the busy veterinary practitioner with a advisor to coping with emergency and significant care events. lifestyles threatening difficulties has to be dealt with instantly and judgements must be made quick relating to diagnostic and treatment options. for simple reference the textual content is equipped by way of body-system and covers all crucial parts together with cardiac emergencies, respiration misery, neurological emergencies, and trauma and poisoning.
- Wound care for the equine practitioner
- Current Veterinary Therapy: Food Animal Practice
- Behaviour Problems in Small Animals: Practical Advice for the Veterinary Team
- Dellmann's textbook of veterinary histology
- Handbook of Applied Dog Behavior and Training: Etiology and Assessment of Behavior Problems, Volume 2
Additional resources for Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition)
Major developments in microbiology, the study of these microorganisms, began with theories relating to the causes of infectious diseases and continued with the development of microscopy, which confirmed the existence of microorganisms visible only by substantial magnification. Towards the middle of the nineteenth century, the pioneering work of Louis Pasteur and Robert Koch confirmed the microbial aetiology of infectious diseases. Progressive developments contributed to the rapid expansion of knowledge and the establishment of microbiology as a subject of major importance not only in human and animal health but also in food processing and preservation.
Since the publication of Veterinary Microbiology and Microbial Disease in 2002, many changes have occurred in veterinary microbiology, some on the recommendations of international committees and others as a consequence of relevant research. The second edition of our book incorporates changes in individual chapters which have been updated and expanded. In addition, new chapters on immunodeficiency diseases, vaccines and vaccination, molecular diagnostic methods, antibacterial resistance, antifungal chemotherapy, antiviral chemotherapy and microbial diseases of the urinary tract, cardiovascular system, musculoskeletal system and the integumentary system have been added.
The discovery of the enzyme reverse transcriptase in 1970 by Temin and Baltimore helped to elucidate retrovirus replication and provided an essential tool for producing complementary DNA (cDNA). This ushered in the recombinant DNA revolution. The study of retroviruses has made a substantial contribution to the advancement of basic research in neoplasia and the role of oncogenes in the emergence of malignant tumours. During the past century, major developments have taken place in microbiological concepts, techniques and applications.