Textbook of Small Animal Surgery, Volume 1

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Douglas H. Slatter
Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2003 - Medical - 2896 pages
This two-volume masterwork offers explicit guidelines for evaluating patients, selecting the right operation, and implementing clinically proven procedures. It covers major topics relevant to the field such as oncology, ophthalmology, dentistry, the nervous system, the urinary and reproductive systems, and more. The up-to-date 3rd edition features an increased emphasis on decision-making algorithms and high-quality images that depict relevant anatomy, diagnostic features, and sequential steps in operative procedures. Expanded, detailed coverage assists the reader with learning and applying the latest surgical techniques.
  • Contributors from three different continents and 17 countries, outstanding in their fields, lend a global perspective to the work.
  • Extensive, high-quality illustrations aid the reader in clear visualization of techniques, instrumentation, and diagnosis.
  • References for each chapter direct the reader to further sources of information.
  • An appendix of normal laboratory values for the dog and cat put this essential information within easy reach.
  • A cardiopulmonary resuscitation algorithm is printed on the inside front cover for quick and easy reference.
  • A quick guide to evaluation and initial stabilization of life-threatening cardiopulmonary complications is printed on the inside back cover for immediate access to crucial information.
  • The section on critical care has been expanded to include more complete information.
  • 10 new section editors and 146 new contributors bring new insight to topics in their areas of expertise.
  • 38 new chapters, including a chapter on arthroscopy, reflect current knowledge and advances.
  • Detailed coverage of surgery techniques present explicit, easy-to-follow guidelines and procedures.
  • An increased emphasis on decision-making algorithms makes the book even more clinically useful.
  • Each chapter has been thoroughly revised, providing the most comprehensive scope of coverage for each topic.
 

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Contents

SECTION
1
CHAPTER
15
CHAPTER 3
44
Wound Repair and Specific Tissue Response
66
CHAPTER 5
87
CHAPTER
123
SECTION 10
149
CHAPTER
152
SECTION 15
1318
SECTION 2
1354
CHAPTER 32
1361
SURGICAL METHODS
1391
CHAPTER 70
1396
CHAPTER 10
1402
Principles of Surgical Asepsis
1456
Normal and Abnormal Parturition
1510

Osteoarthritis
167
Middle
169
Lucroy and Kenneth E Bartels
227
CHAPTER 6
235
CHAPTER 7
244
SECTION 3
250
CHAPTER 23
251
CHAPTER 21
257
Pavletic
292
CHAPTER 98
295
Skin Grafts
317
CHAPTER 25
339
Thermal Electrical and Chemical Burns
356
CHAPTER 48
413
CHAPTER 99
481
CHAPTER 38
560
CHAPTER 39
573
CHAPTER 40
596
Lara Rasmussen
641
SECTION
669
Respiratory Pathophysiology
781
CHAPTER 50
808
CHAPTER 51
822
CHAPTER 8
837
Laryngeal Trauma and Stenosis
845
CHAPTER 55
862
A Wendell Nelson
880
4
885
CHAPTER 74
889
BODY CAVITIES AND HERNIAS
897
CHAPTER 27
1025
CHAPTER 9
1030
CHAPTER 69
1038
Biomaterials and Surgical Implants
1062
Thoracic Wall
1071
E Christopher Orton
1077
Neurological Examination and Localization
1092
CHAPTER 75
1100
Electrodiagnosis
1108
Neuroradiology
1118
Surgical Approaches to the Central Nervous
1148
Atlantoaxial Conditions and Wobbler Syndrome
1173
CHAPTER 80
1196
CHAPTER 81
1209
CHAPTER 57
1216
CHAPTER 28
1225
CHAPTER 30
1263
CHAPTER 44
1282
Care of Respiratory Patients
1286
CHAPTER 102
1524
Harry W Boothe
1531
CHAPTER 170
1618
Diaphragmatic Pericardial and Hiatal Hernia 471
1647
CHAPTER 103
1677
SECTION 7
1685
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
1723
CHAPTER 108
1737
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM
1774
CHAPTER 126
1786
CHAPTER 127
1795
CHAPTER 34
1957
George R Grant and Robert B Olds
2002
CHAPTER 83
2019
Kurt S Schulz and Loic M Dejardin
2029
CHAPTER 131
2055
CHAPTER 132
2061
Orthopaedic Infections
2097
Bone Grafts
2106
Millis and Steven A Martinez
2122
Perineal Hernia
2233
Muscle and Tendon Disorders
2264
LimbSparing Surgery for Dogs with Bone
2272
Surgical Anatomy of the Heart
2283
Intracranial Surgery
2368
CHAPTER 109
2382
CHAPTER 59
2404
Scapula
2465
CHAPTER 174
2469
CHAPTER 60
2481
Biology of Neoplastic Disease
2488
SECTION 5
2503
Interventional Catheterization Procedures
2515
CHAPTER 178
2516
GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM
2532
Anesthesia and Analgesia for the Trauma
2538
Neurooncological Surgery of the Vertebral
2585
Surgical Therapy
2592
Pacemaker Therapy
2622
DENTISTRY
2630
CHAPTER 195
2638
Cardiovascular System
2669
Hepatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery
2678
Endocrine System
2686
CHAPTER 201
2696
Α Ρ Ρ Ε Ν DIX
2710
Paula F MoonMassat
2715
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