Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition) by Gary M. Baxter

Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses (6th Edition) by Gary M. Baxter

By Gary M. Baxter

The 6th variation of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s attractiveness 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 far better emphasis at the prognosis and administration of lameness. A necessary supplementary DVD presents a whole consultant to diagnosing lameness, providing extra anatomical photographs; videos demonstrating key strategies akin to actual exam, flexion checks, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness stipulations in movement.

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

Review

"This very good textual content has constructed good from the former variants. it's, I recommend, absolutely nonetheless a necessary addition to the bookcase of any perform that does an important volume of equine work." (Veterinary perform, 1 November 2011)

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

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of extra special. it truly is targeted, greatly illustrated and may without doubt haven't 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 big enter. " (Horsetalk , 23 June 2011)

"The comprehensiveness of this paintings is nothing short of extraordinary. it's concentrated, largely illustrated and may absolutely don't have any challengers to the name because the bible on equine lameness." (Horsetalk, June 2011)

"This ebook continues to be a key textual content for equine clinicians, with specific strengths being the descriptive anatomy, summaries of diagnostic imaging strategies and the readability of the diagnostic strategies awarded, either within the textual content and at the DVD." (Equine Veterinary schooling, may possibly 2011)

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

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The 6th variation of Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses builds at the book’s attractiveness 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 higher emphasis at the prognosis and administration of lameness. A worthy supplementary DVD presents a whole consultant to lameness analysis, supplying extra anatomical pictures; videos demonstrating key approaches corresponding 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, rules of musculoskeletal illness, ideas of treatment for lameness, occupation-related lameness stipulations, and lameness within the younger horse. The diagnostic tactics bankruptcy has additionally been considerably increased to mirror advances during this very important quarter. Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses, 6th variation, is an important addition to any equine practitioner’s bookshelf.

Key features

* absolutely revised new version of the vintage textual content on equine lameness
* provided with a simplified structure and decreased repetition to enhance ease of use
* concentrated extra strongly on lameness and diagnostics
* bargains six new or considerably remodeled chapters and an elevated diagnostic systems chapter
* features a DVD with useful supplementations, together with extra anatomical photos, videos demonstrating key techniques 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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Plate 17 Subсlavian m. 12. Supraspinate m. 13. lnfraspinate m. 14. BraсhiaI biсeps m. 15. Long head of braсhial triсeps m. 16. Lateral head of brachial triceps m. 17. External intercostal mm. 18. Тransverse abdominal m. 19. lnternal abdominal oblique m. 20. External abdominal oblique m. 21. lliac m. 22. Femoral quadriсeps m. 23. П,liddle gluteal m. 24. Semimembranous m. 25. Semitendinous m. 26. Gastroсnemius m. Тhe tying-up syndrome is a musсular disease that fo|lows pro|onged, hard exerсise. Тhe сondition oссurs in сeftain horses apparently due to depletion of musсle energy.

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Cerviсal trapezius m. 12. Thoraсic trapezius m. 13. Subсlavian m. Latissimus dorsi m. ) 16. Desсending peсtoral m. 17. Braсhial triсeps m. 18. Asсending peсtoral m. 19. Carpal and digital extensor mm. 20. External abdominal oblique m. 21. Tensor m. of the fasсia lata 22. Supeffiсial gluteal m. 23. Femoral biceps m. 24. Semitendinous m. 25. Digital extensor mm. Aсute and сhroniс musс]e inf|ammation (лЩдqslis) are common probIems in horses during and after strenuous exerсise. Mediсation is available that modulates the body's immune system to deal with the swelling and pain of myositis.

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