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Equine Neurology / Edition 1
     

Equine Neurology / Edition 1

by Martin Furr, Stephen Reed
 

ISBN-10: 0813825199

ISBN-13: 9780813825199

Pub. Date: 11/16/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Interest in and recognition of equine neurologic disease have advanced in recent years to the point that it is a common part of clinical practice. In this practical and comprehensive clinical reference, clinicians will find the up-to-date resources needed to effectively and confidently recognize, diagnose, and treat neurologic diseases and disorders in equine

Overview

Interest in and recognition of equine neurologic disease have advanced in recent years to the point that it is a common part of clinical practice. In this practical and comprehensive clinical reference, clinicians will find the up-to-date resources needed to effectively and confidently recognize, diagnose, and treat neurologic diseases and disorders in equine patients. The editors and authors have used their collective experience to produce a volume that integrates the necessary fundamental concepts into a clinical approach to the numerous afflictions of the nervous system of the horse.

  • Organized into three complementary sections mirroring the problem-based approach necessary to treat disease
  • A working tool and reference for clinicians, veterinary students, residents, and specialty clinicians
  • Heavily referenced throughout allowing for further in-depth study

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813825199
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/16/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors.

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Section I: Foundations of Clinical Neurology.

Chapter 1: Organization of the Equine Nervous System.

Chapter 2: Cerebrospinal Fluid and the Blood Brain Barrier.

Chapter 3: Immunology of the Central Nervous System.

Chapter 4: Pharmaceutical considerations for treatment of central nervous system disease..

Section II: Clinical Equine Neurology.

Chapter 1: Neurologic examination.

Chapter 2: Differential diagnosis and management of horses with seizures or alterations in consciousness.

Chapter 3: Differential Diagnosis of Equine Spinal Ataxia.

Chapter 4: Differential Diagnosis and Management of Cranial Nerve Abnormalities.

-Head Tilt.

-Dysphagia.

-Blindness, anisocoria and strabismus,.

-Horners syndrome.

Chapter 5: Differential Diagnosis of Urinary Incontinence and Cauda Equina syndrome.

Chapter 6: Electrodiagnostic Evaluation of the Nervous System.

Chapter 7: Anesthetic Considerations for Horses with Neurologic Disease.

Chapter 8: The Basics of Equine Neuropathology..

Section III: Specific Disease Syndromes.

Chapter 1: Viral Diseases of the Nervous System.

Chapter 2: Bacterial infections of the Central Nervous System.

Chapter 3: Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis.

Chapter 4: Parasitic infection of the Central Nervous System.

Chapter 5: Clostridial Neurotoxins.

Chapter 6: Miscellaneous infections of the Central Nervous System.

Chapter 7: Neurodegenerative Disorders.

Chapter 8: Equine Hepatic Encephalopathy.

Chapter 9: Electrolytes and Neurological Dysfunction in Horses.

Chapter 10: Cervical Vertebral Stenotic Myelopathy.

Chapter 11: Congenital Malformation of the Nervous System.

Chapter 12: Central Nervous System Trauma.

Chapter 13: Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System.

Chapter 14: Equine Neurotoxic Agents and Conditions.

Chapter 15: Hypoxic/ischemic encephalopathy in the foal.

Chapter 16: Miscellaneous movement disorders.

Chapter 17: Stereotypic and other behavior problems.

Chapter 18: Miscellaneous conditions.

Chapter 19. Neurodegenerative Disorders.

Chapter 20. Equine Hepatic Encephalopathy.

Chapter 21. Electrolytes and Neurological Dysfunction in Horses.

Chapter 22. Cervical Vertebral Stenotic Myelopathy.

Chapter 23. Congenital Malformation of the Nervous System.

Chapter 24. Central Nervous System Trauma.

Chapter 25. Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System.

Chapter 26. Equine Neurotoxic Agents and Conditions.

Chapter 27. Hypoxic/Ischemic Encephalopathy in the Foal.

Chapter 28. Miscellaneous Movement Disorders.

Chapter 29. Stereotypic and Other Behavior Problems.

Chapter 30. Miscellaneous Conditions.

Index.

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