Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses

Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses

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The Sixth Edition of Adams and Stashaka€™s Lameness in Horses builds on the booka€™s reputation as the classic gold-standard reference on equine lameness. Now in full color, the text has been fully revised and streamlined to improve user-friendliness, with a new, simplified format and a stronger emphasis on the diagnosis and management of lameness. A valuable supplementary DVD provides a complete guide to diagnosing lameness, offering additional anatomical images; video clips demonstrating key procedures such as physical examination, flexion tests, perineural and intrasynovial anesthesia; and examples of lameness conditions in motion. The Sixth Edition presents new or significantly rewritten chapters on the axial skeleton, principles of musculoskeletal disease, principles of therapy for lameness, occupation-related lameness conditions, and lameness in the young horse. The diagnostic procedures chapter has also been significantly expanded to reflect advances in this important area. Adams and Stashaka€™s Lameness in Horses, Sixth Edition is an essential addition to any equine practitionera€™s bookshelf.A full review of these disorders can be obtained elsewhere.71 Decreased muscle tone and weakness may be due to a ... Muscle biopsies of denervation atrophy are characterized by small, angular, slow-twitch type 1 and fasttwitch type 2 fibers anbsp;...

Title:Adams and Stashak's Lameness in Horses
Author:Gary M. Baxter
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2011-01-13


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