Equine Dentistry, 3rd Edition

Equine Dentistry, 3rd Edition

Elsevier Saunders
(Code: saun116)
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Easley, Dixon Schumacher
Sept. 2010, Elsevier Saunders
424 pages
22,2 x 28,1 cm
124,00 €
The new edition of this popular resource represents a total revision of previous content and provides the reader with state-of-the-art knowledge of the field. Comprehensive and definitive, Equine Dentistry third edition retains the successful approach of extensive illustration and step-by-step guidance through oral and dental procedures. In addition, it includes many new figures, expanded text sections in key areas, and brings to the team two new editors of international repute. Many new contributions from international experts are combined in this text to promote not only the care of horses in regards to oral and dental health but also the education of veterinary professionals in this rapidly developing area.

New to this edition
- Jack Easley is joined by James Schumacher and Padraic Dixon in the editorial team
- Seven new chapters reflect the major advances in dental anatomy and disease and also more general advances in analgesia and anesthesia, diagnostic imaging, and dental surgery
- The brand-new DVD provides visual as well as vocal guidance to techniques of equine dental examination and prophylactic treatment

Author Info
Edited by Jack Easley, DVM, MS, DABVP (Equine), Practitioner, Shelbyville, KY; Padraic M. Dixon, MVB, PhD, MRCVS, Professor of Equine Surgery, Division of Veterinary Clinical Science, University of Edinburgh, UK and James Schumacher, DVM, MS, MRCVS, Dip ACVS, Professor, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, USA

Table of Contents:
SECTION 1: Introduction
    1. Equine dental evolution: perspective from the fossil record
    2. The history of equine dentistry
    3. Bits, bridles and accessories
    4. The business of equine dentistry

SECTION 2: Morphology
    5. Dental anatomy
    6. Dental physiology
    7. Aging

SECTION 3: Dental disease and pathology
    8. Disorders of development and eruption of the teeth and developmental craniofacial abnormalities
    9. Head and dental trauma
    10. Equine dental pathology
    11. Oral and dental tumors
SECTION 4: Diagnosis
    12. Dental and oral examination
    13. Dental imaging

SECTION 5:Computed tomography
    14. Ancillary diagnostic techniques
    15. Dental restraint and anesthesia
    16. Equine dental equipment, supplies and instrumentation
    17. Corrective dental procedures
    18. Geriatric dentistry
    19. Basic equine orthodontics and maxillofacial surgery
    20. Exodontia
    21. Dental materials
    22. Endodontic therapy
    23. The temporomandibular joint