Complications in Small Animal Surgery

  • ID: 3195776
  • Book
  • 968 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Complications in Small Animal Surgery is a detailed, case–based resource for diagnosing, managing, and preventing complications in small animal surgery. Highly practical and user–friendly, the book is designed to quickly provide specific guidance on techniques and information essential to successfully managing surgical complications. With many images, algorithms, tables, and practical tips, this new book is carefully designed to provide an ideal clinical reference for students, clinicians, and surgeons of all skill levels.

The book begins with information on complications common to many types of surgeries, then moves on to complications associated with specific procedures. Each section offers information on definitions, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, outcomes, and prevention, with a scientific summary supporting recommendations. Chapters are organized by body system, with information cross–referenced where necessary, making it easy to find and apply information.

Key features

  • Presents comprehensive information on diagnosing, managing, and preventing surgical complications using an accessible format
  • Offers a  well–defined, thoroughly illustrated format to maximize practical value, with algorithms, tables, practical tips, and many images throughout
  • Covers common and uncommon complications in all body systems
  • Serves as a reference to recent literature relevant to each complication
  • Includes access to a companion website with videos, figures from the book available for download into PowerPoint, and linked references at [external URL]
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List of Contributors, ix

Preface and Acknowledgements, xiii

About the companion website, xv

Section 1: Surgical Infections, 1

1 Surgical Wound Infections, 3Outi Laitinen–Vapaavuori

2 Sepsis, 8Galina Hayes and Brigitte A. Brisson

3 Pyothorax, 15Jackie L. Demetriou

4 Peritonitis, 20Marjan Doom and Hilde de Rooster

5 Osteomyelitis, 28Dominique Griffon

6 Septic Arthritis, 34John Innes

7 Methicillin–Resistant Staphylococcus Infections, 39Scott Weese

8 Hospital–Associated Infections, 45Maureen Anderson and Scott Weese

Section 2: General Postoperative Complications, 55

9 Dehiscence, 57Stéphanie Claeys

10 Suture Reactions, 64Outi Laitinen–Vapaavuori

11 Hyperthermia, 66Kris Gommeren

12 Hemorrhage, 72Jane Ladlow

13 Anorexia, 79Angela Witzel

14 Management of Surgical Pain, 84Lyon Lee and Reza Seddighi

15 Complications Associated with, Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs, 97Reza Seddighi and Lyon Lee

16 Complications Associated with External Coaptation, 110Dominique Griffon

17 Complications Associated with Rehabilitation Modalities, 118Debra Canapp, Lisa M. Fair, and Sherman Canapp

18 Degenerative Joint Disease, 126Guillaume Ragetly and Dominique Griffon

Section 3: Surgery of the Head and Neck, 135

19 Dorsal Rhinotomy, 137Gertter Haar

20 Sublingual and Mandibular Sialadenectomy, 144Cheryl Hedlund

21 Incisional Drainage of Aural Hematomas, 150Cheryl Hedlund

22 Ear Canal Surgery, 155Gertter Haar

23 Ventral Bulla Osteotomy, 164Cheryl Hedlund

24 Surgical Management of Brachycephalic Airway Obstructive Syndrome, 171Cyril Poncet

25 Surgical Management of Laryngeal Paralysis, 178Gertter Haar

26 Thyroidectomy, 185Chad Schmiedt

27 Parathyroidectomy, 193Chad Schmiedt

28 Tracheal Surgery, 198Barbara Kirby

29 Tracheal Stenting, 206Laura Cuddy

Section 4: Dental and Oral Surgery, 215

30 Repair of Mandibular and Maxillary Fractures, 217Christian Bolliger

31 Partial Mandibulectomy, 229Julius Liptak

32 Partial Maxillectomy, 237Julius Liptak

33 Lingual Surgery, 245Julius Liptak

34 Tooth Extractions, 249Anson J. Tsugawa

35 Tonsillectomy, 263Jonathan Bray

36 Repair of Congenital Defects of the Hard and Soft Palates, 265Jonathan Bray

Section 5: Thoracic Surgery, 269

37 General Complications, 271Hervé Brissot

38 Thoracostomy and Th oracocentesis, 284Alison Moores

39 Complications After Intercostal and Sternal Thoracotomy, 294Alison Moores

40 Thoracoscopy, 300Eric Monnet

41 Bronchial and Pulmonary Surgery, 305Hervé Brissot

42 Chylothorax, 313Carolyn A. Burton

43 Esophagoscopy and Esophageal Surgery, 319Robert J. Hardie

44 Aortic Arch Anomalies, 323Robert J. Hardie

45 Thymectomy, 328Rachel Burrow

46 Pericardial Surgery, 335Daniel J. Brockman

47 Patent Ductus Arteriosus, 338Daniel J. Brockman

48 Cardiac Pacemaker Implantation, 343Rachel Burrow and Sonja Fonfara

Section 6: General Abdominal Surgery, 353

49 Celiotomy, 355Hilde de Rooster

50 Laparoscopy, 362Gilles Dupré and Valentina Fiorbianco

51 Hiatal Herniorrhaphy, 370Stephen J. Baines

52 Diaphragmatic Herniorrhaphy, 375Stephen J. Baines

53 Peritoneal Pericardial Herniorrhaphy, 383Laura J. Owen

54 Perineal Herniorrhaphy, 388Lynne A. Snow

55 Adrenalectomy, 395Brigitte Degasperi and Gilles Dupré

56 Splenectomy, 401Paolo Buracco and Federico Massari

Section 7: Gastrointestinal Surgery, 411

57 Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus and Gastropexies, 413Zoë Halfacree

58 Gastric Outflow Procedures, 424Jeffrey J. Runge

59 Small Intestine Surgery, 429Jean–Philippe Billet

60 Large Intestine Surgery, 435Jean–Philippe Billet

61 Hepatic and Biliary Tract Surgery, 441Anne Kummeling

62 Pancreatic Surgery, 446Heidi Phillips

63 Portosystemic, 461Barbara Kirby

Section 8: Surgery of the Urinary Tract, 467

64 General Complications, 469Anne Kummeling

65 Complications Specific to Lithotripsy, 473Joseph W. Bartges, Amanda Callens, and India Lane

66 Renal Transplantation, 481Andrew Kyles

67 Ureteral Surgery, 486Stéphanie Claeys and Annick Hamaide

68 Surgery of the Urinary Bladder, 492Annick Hamaide

69 Urethrostomy in Male Dogs, 497Joshua Milgram

70 Feline Perineal Urethrostomy, 500Joshua Milgram

Section 9: Surgery of the Reproductive Tract, 505

71 Ovariectomy and Ovariohysterectomy, 507Annick Hamaide

72 Pyometra, 517Kathryn Pratschke

73 Cesarean Section, 522Bart Van Goethem

74 Orchiectomy, 528Bart Van Goethem

75 Prostatic Cyst and Abscess Drainage, 534Henry L Eplattenier

76 Prostatectomy, 539Henry L Eplattenier

Section 10: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 543

77 Open Wounds, 545Davina Anderson

78 Reconstructive Flaps, 554Stéphanie Claeys

79 Skin Grafting, 561Stéphanie Claeys

80 Anal Sac Excision, 569Lynne A. Snow

81 Feline Onychectomy, 573Ameet Singh and Brigitte A. Brisson

Section 11: Neurologic Surgery, 577

82 General Complications, 579Belinda Comito

83 Myelography, 584Belinda Comito

84 Ventral Slot and Fenestration, 590Wanda Gordon–Evans

85 Dorsal Laminectomy, 596Wanda Gordon–Evans

86 Hemilaminectomy, 602Wanda Gordon–Evans

87 Ventral Cervical Fusion, 606Wanda Gordon–Evans

88 Vertebral Fracture Repair, 610Wanda Gordon–Evans

89 Craniotomy and Craniectomy, 615Belinda Comito

90 Intracranial Shunt Placement, 620Belinda Comito

Section 12: Management of Fractures and Osteotomies: Perioperative Complications, 627

91 Inadequate Fracture Reduction (Malreduction), 629Ann Johnson

92 Improper Placement of Implants, 633Ann Johnson

93 Limb Shortening, 637Ann Johnson

94 Implant Failure, 641Ann Johnson

95 Premature Physeal Closure After Fracture, 649Ann Johnson

96 Avascular Necrosis, 655Dominique Griffon

97 Bone Resorption, 658Dominique Griffon

98 Delayed Union, 665Ann Johnson

99 Nonunion, 669Ann Johnson

100 Malunion, 673Andrew Worth

101 Loss of Function in Performance Dogs, 680Lauren Pugliese and Jon Dee

102 Carpal Contracture, 686Alessandro Piras and Tomas Guerrero

103 Quadriceps Contracture, 692Darryl Millis

104 Fracture–Associated Sarcoma, 697G. Elizabeth Pluhar

105 Thermal Pain, 702G. Elizabeth Pluhar

106 Complications in External Skeletal Fixation, 704Gian Luca Rovesti

107 Complications Specific to Locking Plates, 714Randy Boudrieau

Section 13: Salvage Orthopedic Procedures, 727

108 Arthrodesis, 729Dominique Griffon

109 Amputation, 735Maria Fahie

110 Limb Spare Procedures, 743Jennifer Covey and Nicholas Bacon

Section 14: Surgery of the Coxofemoral Joint, 751

111 Femoral Head and Neck Excision, 753Wing Tip Wong

112 Complications of Double and Triple Pelvic Osteotomies, 759Aldo Vezzoni

113 Total Hip Replacement, 778William Liska and Jonathan Dyce

114 Complications of Total Hip Replacement with the Zurich Cementless System, 834Aldo Vezzoni

115 Open Reduction of Coxofemoral Luxations, 845Mark Rochat

Section 15: Surgery of the Stifle, 857

116 Complications Associated with Open versus Arthroscopic Examination of the Stifle, 859Antonio Pozzi and Stanley Kim

117 Complications associated with cranial cruciate ligament repair, 867Dominique Griffon

118 Complications Associated with the Treatment of Patellar Luxation, 889Abimbola Oshin

119 Complications Associated with Autogenous Osteochondral Repair, 897Noel Fitzpatrick

Section 16: Surgery of the Scapulohumeral Joint, 903

120 Shoulder Dislocation and Instability, 905Brian Beale

Section 17: Surgery of the Elbow, 917

121 Reduction of Elbow Luxations, 919Peter Böttcher

122 Ulnar Osteotomy and Ostectomy, 924Dominique Griffon

123 Complications of Sliding Humeral Osteotomy, 930Noel Fitzpatrick

Index, 937

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