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

o I u m e T c H A P T E R 1
1
Thomas K Day c H A P T E R
13
H A P T E R
17
Glenn Pettifer c H A P T E R 14
44
CHAPTER
151
Osteoarthritis
167
Mary Ann Nieves and Stanley D Wagner
185
SECTION 15
204
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM 1774
1263
Neurooncological Surgery of the Vertebral
1277
Eye and Orbit
1339
Bistner
1440
CHAPTER 99
1477
SECTION 11
1487
B Van Ryssen H Van Bree Wayne O Whitney
1493
CHAPTER 125
1499

Pedicle Grafts
256
Pavletic
292
Skin Grafts
321
Surgical Treatment of Specific Skin Disorders
339
Thermal Electrical and Chemical Burns
356
s c T o N 4
373
Kerwin and Glenna E Mauldin c H A P T E R 15
387
Abdominal Wall
405
H A P T E R 31
446
H A P T E R 33
471
H A P T E R 34
487
s E c T o N 6
763
Respiratory Pathophysiology
781
Wound Repair and Specific Tissue Response
797
Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome
808
CHAPTER 51
814
CHAPTER 52
830
H A P T E R 6
837
Laryngeal Trauma and Stenosis
845
CHAPTER 55
873
A Wendell Nelson
880
Care of Respiratory Patients
889
H A P T E R 7
1030
CHAPTER 69
1037
CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
1075
CHAPTER 74
1092
CHAPTER 75
1108
Neuroradiology
1118
Pathogenesis of Diseases of the Central
1132
Surgical Approaches to the Central Nervous
1148
Atlantoaxial Conditions and Wobbler Syndrome
1173
CHAPTER 91
1181
Intervertebral Disc Disease
1193
CHAPTER 72
1197
CHAPTER 58
1209
CHAPTER 94
1225
Interventional Catheterization Procedures 921
1244
Intracranial Surgery
1261
Vagina Vestibule and Vulva
1502
Normal and Abnormal Parturition
1510
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
1522
The Urethra
1536
Organ Transplantation in Clinical Veterinary c H A P T E R 19
1552
SECTION 16
1571
Boskey
1575
Principles of Urinary Tract Surgery
1594
CHAPTER 109
1606
Elizabeth Arnold Stone Section Editor
1710
CHAPTER 61
1721
Fracture Biology and Biomechanics
1785
CHAPTER 127
1795
Simon
1807
External Skeletal Fixation
1818
CHAPTER 130
1835
Fractures of the Femur
1844
CHAPTER 132
1862
CHAPTER 110
1891
Luxation of the Scapulohumeral Joint
1897
Ureters
1989
Caroline Garzotto and John Berg
2100
CHAPTE
2307
Pacemaker Therapy
2378
Diagnosis of Neoplasia
2503
Patient Monitoring
2516
Elective Soft Tissue and Orthopaedic Procedures
2532
CHAPTER 181
2540
H A P T E R 8
2545
Anesthesia for the Patient with Central Nervous
2552
Mary A McLoughlin and Dale E Bjorling
2678
Anesthesia for the Pediatric and Geriatric Patient 2593
2696
Cesarean Section
2710
2597
2715
Surgical Therapy
2715
John Berg
xxxviii
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