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Equine Emergency and Critical Care Medicine

1st Edition

Edited by Louise Southwood, Pamela A. Wilkins

CRC Press

880 pages

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Description

Early recognition of problems by owners, appropriate first aid, and timely referral by field veterinarians improve the chance of survival for horses requiring emergency management and critical care. With a view toward improving patient outcome, Equine Emergency and Critical Care Medicine is written by a team of enthusiastic equine specialists who e

Table of Contents

Emergency medicine. Digestive system and peritoneal disease. Musculoskeletal system. Respiratory tract. Cardiovascular system. Urogenital system. Skin. Neurology. Eye and associated structures. Neonatology. Toxicology. Critical care. Monitoring. Fluid therapy. Inotrope and vasopressor therapy. Sedation and analgesia. Nutritional support. Antimicrobial drugs. The systemic inflammatory response. Postoperative colic patient. The pregnant mare. The neonate. The recumbent horse.

About the Editors

Louise L. Southwood, BVSc, PhD, DACVS, DACVECC

Associate Professor of Large Animal Emergency and Critical Care

Department of Clinical Studies - New Bolton Center

School of Veterinary Medicine

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Pamela A. Wilkins, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM, DACVECC

Professor, Veterinary Clinical Medicine

Section Head, Equine Medicine and Surgery

College of Veterinary Medicine

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED089020
MEDICAL / Veterinary Medicine / Food Animal