Manual of Clinical Procedures in the Horse

  • ID: 4085904
  • Book
  • 680 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Manual of Clinical Procedures in the Horse is a detailed step–by–step guide to clinical skills in equine practice. With information on techniques ranging from physical examination and blood sampling to lameness and neurologic exams and other specialized procedures, the book is an aid to confidently and effectively performing procedures used in daily equine practice. Well illustrated with clinical photographs throughout, the book′s focus is on providing thorough, easy–to–understand descriptions of 80 techniques necessary for examining and treating horses.

Each topic includes a summary of the purpose, potential complications, equipment, and proper restraint for each procedure, with a detailed description of each action for the technique and the rationale behind it. More than 1,100 full–color clinical photographs demonstrate the techniques. Manual of Clinical Procedures in the Horse is an essential purchase for any veterinary practice seeing equine patients.

Key features

  • Details each step for 80 common procedures for veterinary care of the horse
  • Supports veterinarians and technicians in performing techniques in daily equine practice
  • Presents more than 1,100 images depicting the steps described in the text
  • Covers the purpose, potential complications, equipment, restraint, actions, and rationale for each procedure
  • Offers a practical patient–side reference to essential techniques in clinical practice, ranging from basic assessment to specialized procedures
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PART I GENERAL CLINICAL EXAMINATIONS and ROUTINE PROCEDURES

1 Principals of Horse Handling for VeterinariansK Ridgeway and C Ridgeway

2 Physical Restraint of HorsesL. R. Costa and M. Mirza

3 Systematic Approach to Physical ExaminationL. R Costa

4 Venous Blood CollectionL. R. Costa and A. Chapman

5 Arterial Blood CollectionL. R. Costa

6 Injection TechniquesA. Chapman

7 Other Routes of Medication AdministrationA. Chapman

8 Placement and Care of Intravenous CathetersA. Chapman

9 Chemical Restraint, Sedation and TranquilizationA. Aguiar

10 Aseptic TechniquesC. Mitchell

PART II CLINICAL PROCEDURES BY BODY SYSTEMS

DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

11 Oral and Dental ExaminationT. Henry and M Rice

12 Perineural Anesthesia for Dental ProceduresT. Henry and M. Rice

13 Routine Dental CorrectionsT. Henry and M Rice

14 Nasogastric IntubationA. Sanchez

15 Abdominal ParacenthesisA. Sanchez

16 Rectal Examination / PalpationA. Sanchez

17 Cecal TrocharizationM. Mirza and L. R. Costa

18 Gastroscopy & Esophagostomy
F. Andrews, P. Loftin and J Cartmill

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

19 Paranasal SinocentesisM. Mirza, L. R. Costa and J. Johnson

20 Endoscopic Exam of the Upper Respiratory TractC. Mitchel

21 TracheostomyM. Mirza, L. R. Costa and J. Johnson

22 Nasopharyngeal SamplingL. R. Costa and A Boyle

23 Nasotracheal IntubationM. Mirza, L. R. Costa and J. Johnson

24 Catheterization and Endoscopy of the Guttural Pouch for Sampling and LavageL. R. Costa and J. Johnson

25 Bronchoalveolar LavageB. Sponseller and B. Sponseller

26 Transtracheal AspirationB. Sponseller and B. Sponseller

LOCOMOTOR SYSTEM

27 Lameness ExaminationD. Burba

28 Perineural Anesthesia of the LimbsD. Burba

29 Arthrocentesis and Intraarticular Analgesia/AnesthesiaD. Burba

30 Intravenous Regional Limb Perfusion in Adult HorsesM. Mirza, L. R. Costa and J. Johnson

31 Muscle BiopsyM. Mirza and L. R. Costa

32 Assessment of Foot Conformation and Foot ProblemsC. Mitchel

33 Bandages and SplintsD. Burba

34 Cast ApplicationD. Burba

REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM

35 Reproductive Examination of StallionC. Pinto

36 Reproductive Examination of MareC. Pinto

37 Artificial InseminationC. Pinto

38 Placement of Caslick SutureC. Reunaudin and C. Pinto

39 Evaluation and Monitoring of the Mare during PregnancyC. Reunaudin

40 Impending Parturition and DeliveryC. Reunaudin

41 Evaluation and Monitoring of the Postparturient MareC. Reunaudin

CLINICAL ASSESSMENT AND RESUSCITATION OF THE NEONATAL FOAL

42 Restraint of the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

43 Physical Exam of the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

44 Electrocardiography in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

45 Blood Pressure Measurement of the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

46 Measurement of Central Venous Pressure in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

47 Pulse Oxymetry in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

48 Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation of the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

49 Arterial Blood Collection in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

50 Venous Blood Collection in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

51 Urine Collection in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

52 CSF Collection in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

INSTRUMENTATION OF THE NEONATAL FOAL

53 Intravenous Catheter Placement in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

54 Intraosseous Needle Placement in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

55 Placement of Nasal Insufflation Tube in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

56 Placement of Nasogastric Tube in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

57 Administration of Enema to the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

58 Arthrocentesis and Joint Lavage in the Neonatal FoalN. Nogradi and G. Magdesian

59 Regional Limb Perfusion in the Neonatal FoalM. R. Paradis

URINARY SYSTEM

60 Urinary Catheterization of Adult FemalesB. Sponseller and B Sponseller

61 Urinary Catheterization of Adult Males
B. Sponseller and B Sponseller

OCULAR PROCEDURES

62 Ocular Examination of the HorseR. Carter

63 Ophthalmic Nerve BlocksR. Carter

64 Ophthalmic Diagnostic ProceduresR. Carter

65 Ophthalmic Therapeutic ProceduresR. Carter

DERMATOLOGICAL PROCEDURES

66 Brushing /GroomingM. Woodward

67 Cellophane Tape PreparationM. Woodward

68 Skin ScrapingM. Woodward

69 Dermatophilus PreparationM. Woodward

70 Fungal Culture of Superficial Skin LesionsM. Woodward

71 Skin BiopsyM. Woodward

72 Onchocerca PreparationM. Woodward

73 Intradermal Sweat TestingL. R. Costa

NEUROLOGIC PROCEDURES

74 Neurologic ExaminationM. R. Paradis

75 Epidural AnesthesiaA. Aguiar

76 Field General AnesthesiaA. Aguiar

MISCELLANEOUS PROCEDURES

77 Bone Marrow AspirationA. Sanchez

78 Saddle FittingK. Ridgeway

79 Pre–Purchase ExaminationD. Burba

80 EuthanasiaM. Mirza, L. R. Costa

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