A unique collection of photographic illustrations of the major equine disorders, providing both qualified practitioners and veterinary students with an invaluable guide to greater diagnostic accuracy, treatment options, and a wider understanding of the processes and signs of equine disorders. The systematic presentation of disorders along with the icon-based key points system of evaluation gives unparalleled ease of access and use. Conditions presented are gathered from around the world, making for a resource of universal application that is a major aid to the rapid visual recognition and interpretation of clinical signs that are vital elements of success in veterinary practice.
- Many new conditions added
- Over 300 new colour illustrations
- Brand new design with icon-based key points boxes.
- Systematic presentation of text with emphasis gives greater ease of access.
- Treatment options and prognoses now included.
- Two upcoming top experts brought in to build on the foundation of Derek Knottenbelt and Reg Pascoe’s milestone text.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Front Matter, Page iii
Copyright, Page iv
Foreword, Page v
Preface, Page vii
Contributors, Pages ix-x
Chapter 1 – Gastrointestinal system, Pages 1-83
Chapter 2 – Conditions of the liver, spleen and pancreas, Pages 84-104
Chapter 3 – Conditions of the respiratory tract, Pages 105-158
Chapter 4 – Disorders of the cardiovascular system, Pages 159-195
Chapter 5 – Urinary tract disorders, Pages 196-217
Chapter 6 – Disorders of metabolism, nutrition and endocrine diseases, Pages 218-229
Chapter 7 – Skeletal disorders, Pages 230-292
Chapter 8 – Muscle, Pages 293-304
Chapter 9 – The integumentary system, Pages 305-351
Chapter 10 – Disorders of the eye, Pages 352-399
Chapter 11 – Disorders of the nervous system, Pages 400-442
Chapter 12 – Reproductive disorders, Pages 443-513
Index, Pages 515-532
ISBN-10: 0723436606 ISBN-13: 978-0723436607