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Title BSAVA manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders : a practical guide to lameness and joint disease / editors, Gareth Arthurs, Gordon Brown, Rob Pettitt
Edition Second edition
Published Quedgeley, Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 496 pages) : illustrations (some colour)
Series BSAVA manual series
BSAVA manual series.
Contents Normal locomotion / Neil Burton and Gordon Brown -- Lameness examination / Harry Scott -- Imaging / Thomas W. Maddox -- Sampling and laboratory investigation / Emma Scurrell and Gareth Arthurs -- The normal joint / Richard barrett Jolley and rebecca Lewis -- Arthritis / Ralph Abercromby, John Innes and Dylan Clements -- Diseases and disorders of bone / Gareth Arthurs and Sorrel Langley-Hobbs -- Disturbances of growth and bone development / Gareth Arthurs and Sorrel Langley-Hobbs -- Muscle, tendon and ligament injuries / Angus Anderson -- Diseases of muscle and the neuromuscular junction / G. Diane Shelton -- Tumours of the musculoskeletal system / Nicholas J. Bacon -- Neurological causes of lameness / Sebastien Behr and Simona Tiziana Radaelli -- Principles of orthopaedic surgery / Rob Pettitt -- Surgical instruments and implants / John Lapish and David Strong -- Arthroscopy / Bernadette Van Ryssen and John Lapish -- Complications of orthopaedic surgery / Simon Roch -- Postoperative management and rehabilitation / Briony Alderson, Rob Pettitt and Louise Dale -- The shoulder / Steve Butterworth and Rob Pettitt -- The elbow / Neil Burton -- The carpus / Stephen Clarke and Jonathan Pink -- The distal limb / Mike Guilliard -- The hip / Toby J. Gemmill and Bill Oxley -- The stifle / Mike Farrell -- The tarsus / Rob Pettitt, Gareth Arthurs, Brian Beale and Don Hulse -- The temporomandibular joint / Andy Moores
Summary This new edition presents a logically arranged and readily accessible source of practical information for general practitioners, veterinary surgeons studying for certificate level qualifications in surgery, veterinary students, nurses and technicians. The manual covers investigation of lameness, and other musculoskeletal disorders, principles of orthopaedic surgery and the management of disorders affecting specific joints. Imaging and operative technique sections provide a ready practical reference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Cat Diseases.
Dog Diseases.
Musculoskeletal Diseases -- veterinary.
Cats -- Diseases.
Dogs -- Diseases.
Musculoskeletal system -- Diseases.
Veterinary medicine.
Cats -- Diseases.
Dogs -- Diseases.
Musculoskeletal system -- Diseases.
Veterinary medicine.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Arthurs, Gareth, editor.
Brown, Gordon, editor.
Pettitt, Rob, editor
British Small Animal Veterinary Association, issuing body.
ISBN 191044328X
Other Titles Canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders
Manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders