Download e-book for kindle: Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition) by Gary M. Baxter

By Gary M. Baxter

ISBN-10: 0470961775

ISBN-13: 9780470961773

The 6th version of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s popularity because the vintage gold-standard reference on equine lameness. Now in complete colour, the textual content has been absolutely revised and streamlined to enhance user-friendliness, with a brand new, simplified structure and a much better emphasis at the prognosis and administration of lameness. A priceless supplementary DVD presents a whole consultant to diagnosing lameness, delivering extra anatomical photos; movies demonstrating key systems akin to actual exam, flexion assessments, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness stipulations in movement.

The 6th version provides new or considerably rewritten chapters at the axial skeleton, ideas of musculoskeletal sickness, rules of treatment for lameness, occupation-related lameness stipulations, and lameness within the younger horse. The diagnostic systems bankruptcy has additionally been considerably extended to mirror advances during this vital zone. Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses, 6th version is a necessary addition to any equine practitioner’s bookshelf.

Review

"This first-class textual content has constructed good from the former variations. it really is, I recommend, surely nonetheless a vital addition to the bookcase of any perform that does an important quantity of equine work." (Veterinary perform, 1 November 2011)

"The 6th version of this vintage will end up to be a great source for equine practitioners, veterinary professional trainees, and scholars . . . Dr. Baxter and his colleagues are to be congratulated in this amazing book." (Doody's, 15 July 2011)

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of exceptional. it truly is targeted, largely illustrated and might without doubt don't have any challengers to the name because the bible on equine lameness . . . Adams and Stashak have a lot to be happy with during this e-book, as does editor Baxter for his great enter. " (Horsetalk , 23 June 2011)

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of extra special. it truly is concentrated, commonly illustrated and could absolutely haven't any challengers to the name because the bible on equine lameness." (Horsetalk, June 2011)

"This booklet continues to be a key textual content for equine clinicians, with specific strengths being the descriptive anatomy, summaries of diagnostic imaging suggestions and the readability of the diagnostic options provided, either within the textual content and at the DVD." (Equine Veterinary schooling, could 2011)

"The most recent model of this vintage not just has up-to-date content material, yet comprises many color pictures and illustrations in addition to an accompanying DVD. The latter is a superb 'how to...' advisor to equine lameness research, with first-class sections on perineural and intrasynovial injection thoughts, which, for my part, is worthy part the acquisition fee all by way of itself... this booklet continues to be an asset to all people with an curiosity in equine lameness." (Veterinary list, April 2011)

From the again Cover

The 6th version of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s popularity because the vintage gold-standard reference on equine lameness. Now in complete colour, the textual content has been totally revised and streamlined to enhance user-friendliness, with a brand new, simplified structure and a more robust emphasis at the analysis and administration of lameness. A beneficial supplementary DVD offers an entire consultant to lameness prognosis, providing extra anatomical pictures; videos demonstrating key tactics corresponding to actual exam, flexion exams, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness stipulations in movement.

The 6th version provides new or considerably rewritten chapters at the axial skeleton, ideas of musculoskeletal ailment, rules of remedy for lameness, occupation-related lameness stipulations, and lameness within the younger horse. The diagnostic tactics bankruptcy has additionally been considerably elevated to mirror advances during this vital sector. Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses, 6th variation, is a vital addition to any equine practitioner’s bookshelf.

Key features

* totally revised new version of the vintage textual content on equine lameness
* offered with a simplified structure and decreased repetition to enhance ease of use
* targeted extra strongly on lameness and diagnostics
* bargains six new or considerably made over chapters and an extended diagnostic strategies chapter
* incorporates a DVD with sensible supplementations, together with extra anatomical pictures, movies demonstrating key tactics equivalent to intrasynovial injections, and examples of stipulations in motion
* Now in complete colour, with an enticing two-color textual content design

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