Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament. 2nd Edition. AVS Advances in Veterinary Surgery

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  • 424 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Presents in–depth, focused, and updated coverage of current knowledge on cruciate ligament rupture, using a multidisciplinary, evidence–based approach 

Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament, Second Edition updates the seminal work on cruciate ligament rupture in dogs. Presenting six brand–new chapters and completely updated information throughout, the book summarizes current knowledge on this important condition and points to future development in the area for study and practice. Edited by a leading clinician scientist in the field and contributed to by experts in a variety of areas, the book is a state–of–the–art, multidisciplinary reference. 

Encompassing all aspects of the canine cranial cruciate ligament, including its structure and function, etiopathogenesis, clinical features, surgical treatment, and medical management, the book provides the information necessary to accurately diagnose, treat, and manage cruciate ligament rupture cases. It also includes an innovative section that examines possible future advances in diagnostics and treatment options. 

  • Presents a state–of–the–art summary of the most recent knowledge on this important cause of lameness in dogs
  • Led by a highly respected surgeon and researcher, with chapters written by leading experts in the field
  • Provides an update to the groundbreaking first edition, with six new chapters

Advances in the Canine Cranial Cruciate Ligament is a valuable reference for veterinary surgeons, clinicians, residents, and students seeking the most recent knowledge on cruciate rupture and repair.

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About the Editor xi

Foreword to the Second Edition xiiiKenneth A. Johnson

Foreword xvR. Randy Basinger, ACVS Foundation

Preface xviiPeter Muir

Acknowledgements xixPeter Muir

Contributing Authors xxi

I Structure and Function 1

Introduction 1Peter Muir

1 Morphology and Function of the Cruciate Ligaments 3Hilde de Rooster and Eithne Comerford

2 Biomechanics of the Cruciate Ligaments 13Susannah J. Sample

3 Cruciate Ligament Remodeling and Repair 21Connie S. Chamberlain, Erin E. Crowley, and Ray Vanderby Jr.

4 Meniscal Structure and Function 31Antonio Pozzi and James L. Cook

5 Biomechanics of the Normal and Cranial Cruciate Ligament–Deficient Stifle 39Antonio Pozzi and Stanley E. Kim

II Etiopathogenesis of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 45

Introduction 45Peter Muir

6 Histology of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 47Kei Hayashi

7 Genetics of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 57Lauren A. Baker and Peter Muir

8 Cruciate Ligament Matrix Metabolism and Development of Laxity 65Eithne Comerford

9 Morphological Risk Factors for Cruciate Ligament Rupture 73Eithne Comerford

10 Role of Nitric Oxide Production and Matrix Protease Activity in Cruciate Ligament Degeneration 81David E. Spreng and Simone Forterre

11 Role of Antibodies to Collagen Type I and II 89Hilde de Rooster and Eithne Comerford

12 Synovitis Precedes Stifle Instability Associated with Cruciate Ligament Rupture 93Jason A. Bleedorn

13 Role of Synovial Immune Responses in Stifle Synovitis 101Peter Muir

III Clinical Features 107

Introduction 107Peter Muir

14 Epidemiology of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 109Lauren A. Baker and Peter Muir

15 History and Clinical Signs of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 115Peter Muir

16 Partial Rupture of the Cranial Cruciate Ligament 119Peter Muir

17 Caudal Cruciate Ligament Rupture 123Peter Muir

18 Stress Imaging of the Stifle 127Stanley E. Kim

19 Stifle Ultrasonography 135Cristi R. Cook

20 Computed Tomography (CT) of the Stifle 141Ingrid Gielen and Henri van Bree

21 Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Stifle 155Peter V. Scrivani

22 Risk Prediction of Cruciate Ligament Rupture using Stifle Diagnostic Imaging 165Peter Muir

IV Surgical Treatment 169

Introduction 169Peter Muir

23 Arthroscopy and Arthrotomy of the Stifle 171Brian S. Beale, Donald A. Hulse, Antonio Pozzi, and Peter Muir

24 Joint Lavage 185Peter Muir

25 Extracapsular Stabilization 189Selena Tinga and Stanley E. Kim

26 Intra–Articular Repair for Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture in the Dog 201Jeffery J. Biskup and Michael G. Conzemius

27 Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy 217Susan L. Schaefer

28 Tibial Tuberosity Advancement 227Randy J. Boudrieau

29 Closing Cranial Wedge Ostectomy and Triple Tibial Osteotomy 243Simon C. Roe

30 Treatment of Excessive Tibial Plateau Angle 253Michael P. Kowaleski

31 Surgical Management of Cruciate Ligament Rupture Combined with Patella Luxation 261Anke Langenbach and Denis J. Marcellin–Little

32 Biomechanics of the Cranial Cruciate Ligament–Deficient Stifle Treated by Tibial Osteotomies 271Antonio Pozzi, Stanley E. Kim, and Selena Tinga

33 Arthroscopic Follow–Up after Surgical Stabilization of the Stifle 279Brian S. Beale and Donald A. Hulse

34 Cranial Cruciate Ligament Debridement 291David E. Spreng

35 Surgical Treatment of Concurrent Meniscal Injury 295Samuel P. Franklin, James L. Cook, and Antonio Pozzi

36 Meniscal Release 301Antonio Pozzi and James L. Cook

37 Progression of Osteoarthritis after Stifle Stabilization Surgery 307Susannah J. Sample

38 Clinical Outcomes after Surgical Treatment of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 313Mary Sarah Bergh and Steven C. Budsberg

39 Success and Failure after Stifle Stabilization Surgery 317Michael G. Conzemius and Richard B. Evans

40 Diagnosis and Management of Orthopaedic Infection after Stifle Surgery 323Noel M.M. Moens

V Medical Management of Cruciate Ligament Rupture 331

Introduction 331Peter Muir

41 Medical Therapy for Stifle Osteoarthritis 333Steven C. Budsberg

42 Rehabilitation for Dogs with Cruciate Ligament Rupture 343Denis J. Marcellin–Little and Courtney J. Arnoldy

VI Future Directions 353

Introduction 353Peter Muir

43 Clinical Research Design and Patient–Oriented Outcomes 355Dorothy Cimino Brown

44 Total Knee Replacement in the Dog 363Matthew J. Allen, William D. Liska, and Valentina Brioschi

45 Regenerative Medicine and Cranial Cruciate Ligament Repair 371Gabriel S. Perrone, Martha M. Murray, and Patrick Vavken

46 Disease–Modifying Medical and Cell–Based Therapy 379Susannah J. Sample and Peter Muir

Index 385

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