Equine Acute Abdomen

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Edition 03
Author Blikslager
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Written and edited by leading experts on equine digestive diseases,The Equine Acute Abdomen, Third Editionis the preeminent text on diagnosing and treating acute abdominal diseases in horses, donkeys, and mules. <
/>The definitive guide to acute abdominal disorders in equine patients, fully updated and revised to reflect the latest developments in the fieldLavishly illustrated with more than 450 color illustrations, photographs, line drawings, and figuresA companion website features video clips and images from the book available for downloadProvides an invaluable resource to equine surgery and internal medicine specialists, researchers, practitioners, and students who deal with colic 

Table of Contents
EditorsList of ContributorsPreface and DedicationAbout the Companion WebsitePART I. NORMAL ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY Chapter 1. Gross and Microscopic Anatomy of the Equine Gastrointestinal Tract<
/>Thomas M. Krunkosky, Carla Jarrett, and James N. MooreChapter 2. Intestinal Epithelial Stem Cells<
/>Liara M. GonzalezChapter 3. Gastric Secretory Function<
/>Michael J. MurrayChapter 4. Small Intestinal Function<
/>Anthony T. BlikslagerChapter 5. Large Intestinal Function<
/>Marco Lopes and Philip J. JohnsonChapter 6. Liver Function<
/>Tim MairChapter 7. The Equine Intestinal Microbiota<
/>J. Scott WeeseChapter 8. Effects of Feeding on Equine Gastrointestinal Function or Physiology<
/>Marco A. F. Lopes and Philip J. JohnsonChapter 9. Intestinal Motility and Transit<
/>Jorge E. Nieto and Peter C. RakestrawPART II. PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASES Chapter 10. Pathophysiology of Gastric Ulcer Disease<
/>Michael J. MurrayChapter 11. Pathophysiology of Gastrointestinal Obstruction and Strangulation<
/>Anthony T. BlikslagerChapter 12. Pathophysiology of Pain<
/>Casper Lindegaard, Karina B. Gleerup, and Pia Hau
o AndersenChapter 13. Pathophysiology and Treatment of Postoperative Ileus<
/>Jorge E. Nieto and Peter C. RakestrawChapter 14. Pathophysiology, Prevention, and Treatment of Adhesions<
/>P.O. Eric MuellerChapter 15. Pathophysiology of Enteritis and Colitis<
/>Harold C. McKenzie, IIIChapter 16. Pathophysiology of Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome<
/>Clare E. Bryant and James N. MoorePART III. INTESTINAL PARASITISM Chapter 17. Intestinal Parasitism<
/>Chris ProudmanPART IV. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF COLIC Chapter 18. Epidemiology of Colic: Principles for Practice<
/>Noah D. CohenChapter 19. Epidemiology of Colic: Risk Factors<
/>Noah D. CohenPART V. DIAGNOSIS OF GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASE Chapter 20. Diagnostic Approach to Colic<
/>Anne Desrochers and Nathaniel A. WhiteChapter 21. Investigations of Chronic and Recurrent Colic<
/>Nathaniel A. WhiteChapter 22. Alternative Diagnostic Techniques<
/>Nathaniel A. White and Anne DesrochersChapter 23. Imaging of the Abdomen<
/>Anne DesrochersChapter 24. Decision for Surgery and Referral<
/>Nathaniel A. WhiteChapter 25. Prognosticating Equine Colic<
/>Nathanial A. WhiteChapter 26. Biosecurity in the Management of Equine Gastrointestinal Disease<
/>Harold C. McKenzie IIIPART VI. MEDICAL MANAGEMENT Chapter 27. Medical Management of Gastrointestinal Diseases<
/>Tim MairChapter 28. Treatment of Shock<
/>Kevin T. T. CorleyChapter 29. Diagnosis and Treatment of Peritonitis and Hemoperitoneum<
/>John F. PeroniChapter 30. Diagnosis of Enteritis and Colitis in the Horse<
/>Harold C. McKenzie IIIPART VII. COLIC IN THE FOAL Chapter 31. Diagnosis of Colic in the Foal<
/>Martin FurrChapter 32. Imaging of the Foal with Colic and Abdominal Distention<
/>Martin FurrChapter 33. Medical Management of Colic in the Foal<
/>Martin FurrChapter 34. Surgical Management of Colic in the Foal<
/>Sarah M. Khatibzadeh and James A. BrownChapter 35. Anesthesia of Foals with Colic<
/>Cynthia M. TrimChapter 36. Specific Diseases of the Foal<
/>Martin FurrChapter 37. Liver Diseases in Foals<
/>Tim Mair and Tom DiversPART VIII. COLIC IN THE DONKEY Chapter 38. Colic in the Donkey<
/>Alexandra K. Thiemann, Karen Rickards, Mulugeta Getachew, and Georgios ParaschouPART IX. NUTRITIONAL MANAGEMENT Chapter 39. Nutritional Management of the Colic Patient<
/>Shannon Pratt-Phillips and Ray GeorPART X. ANESTHESIA FOR ABDOMINAL SURGERY Chapter 40. Anesthesia for Horses with Colic<
/>Cynthia M. TrimPART XI. SURGERY FOR ACUTE ABDOMINAL DISEASE Chapter 41. Preparation of the Patient for Abdominal Surgery<
/>Anna K. RoettingChapter 42. Surgical Exploration and Manipulation<
/>Anna K. RoettingChapter 43. Intestinal Viability<
/>Liara M. GonzalezChapter 44. Small Intestinal Resection and Anastomosis<
/>Anna K. RoettingChapter 45. Large Colon Enterotomy, Resection, and Anastomosis<
/>Joanne HardyChapter 46. Abdominal Closure<
/>Vanessa L. CookPART XII. INTENSIVE CARE AND POSTOPERATIVE CARE Chapter 47. Monitoring Treatment for Abdominal Disease<
/>Tim MairChapter 48. Postoperative Complications<
/>Diana M HasselChapter 49. Laminitis Associated with Acute Abdominal Disease<
/>James K. Belknap and Andrew H. ParksPART XIII. SPECIFIC DISEASES OF HORSES Chapter 50. Diseases of the Stomach<
/>Michael J. MurrayChapter 51. Diseases of the Liver and Liver Failure<
/>Tim Mair and Tom DiversChapter 52. Diseases of the Small Intestine<
a C. ArcherChapter 53. Diseases of the Cecum<
/>James N. Moore and Joanne HardyChapter 54. Specific Diseases of the Ascending Colon<
/>Joanne HardyChapter 55. Diseases of the Descending Colon<
/>John F. PeroniChapter 56. Grass Sickness<
/>Tim MairChapter 57. Rectal Tears<
/>Canaan M. Whitfield-Cargile and Peter C. RakestrawChapter 58. Malabsorption Syndromes<
/>Tim Mair and Tom DiversChapter 59. Colic and Pregnant Mares<
/>Elizabeth M. SantschiChapter 60. Colic from Alternative Systems: "False Colic"<
/>Tim MairChapter 61. Abdominal Trauma<
/>John F. PeroniChapter 62. Abdominal Abscesses and Neoplasia<
/>Jan F. HawkinsIndex