Helping you to apply many different diagnostic tools, Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse, 2nd Edition explores both traditional treatments and alternative therapies for conditions that can cause gait abnormalities in horses. Written by an international team of authors led by Mike Ross and Sue Dyson, this resource describes equine sporting activities and specific lameness conditions in major sport horse types. It emphasizes accurate and systematic observation and clinical examination, with in-depth descriptions of diagnostic analgesia, radiography, ultrasonography, nuclear scintigraphy, magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, thermography, and surgical endoscopy. 1498 p.
- Mike W. Ross, DVM, Dipl ACVS, Professor of Surgery. Department of Clinical Studies, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, New Bolton Center, Kennett Square, PA (USA).
- Sue J. Dyson, MA, VetMB, PhD, DEO, FRCVS, Head of Clinical Orthopaedics. Centre for Equine Studies, Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Suffolk (UK).
- Publication date : 2010-12