Small Animal Surgical Emergencies

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies

By: Lillian R. Aronson (editor)Hardback

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Small Animal Surgical Emergencies is a practical reference to soft tissue and orthopedic emergencies commonly encountered in small animal practice. Covers common soft tissue and orthopedic emergencies Provides step-by-step procedures for stabilizing and operating on the emergent patient Promotes problem-solving through algorithms and case studies Depicts the concepts described using radiographs, ultrasounds, contrast studies, and photographs Includes access to a companion website with video clips, case studies, and images

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About Author

Lillian R. Aronson, VMD, DACVS, is Professor of Surgery at the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Contents

List of Contributors ix Preface xiii Acknowledgements xv About the Companion Website xvii 1 Triage and Initial Stabilization of the Emergency Small Animal Surgical Patient 1 Dana Clarke Section I: Gastrointestinal System 2 Emergency Stabilization of the Acute Abdomen Patient 17 Nyssa Levy and Matthew Beal 3 Esophageal Foreign Bodies 22 Ivan Doran 4 Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies 33 Karen Cornell and Amy Koenig 5 Intussusception 43 Janet J Kovak and Kate Buriko 6 Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus 49 Michael S. Tivers and Sophie Adamantos 7 Mesenteric Torsion 63 Elizabeth LaFond and Kristina Kiefer 8 Peritonitis 70 Adrienne Bentley 9 Biliary Emergencies 89 Lori Ludwig and Sean Smarick 10 Hemoperitoneum 105 Cassie N. Lux, William T. N. Culp, and Matthew S. Mellema 11 True Abdominal Hernias 116 Dan D. Smeak 12 Traumatic and Incisional Hernias 128 Todd Hamilton 13 Perineal Hernias 136 Karen M. Tobias 14 Pancreatic Abscessation 150 F. A. (Tony) Mann 15 Hepatic Emergencies 159 James A. Perry, Matthew S. Mellema, and William T. N. Culp 16 Bleeding Gastrointestinal Ulcers 170 Laura Ateca, David Holt, and Leslie King Section II: Urinary System 17 Stabilization of the Uremic Patient 185 Kari Beer and Kenneth Drobatz 18 Urinary Tract Trauma: Renal and Ureteral Injury 194 Daniel Degner 19 Urinary Tract Trauma: Approach to the Uroabdomen 200 Sara Colopy and Dale Bjorling 20 Urinary Tract Trauma: Urethral Injury 211 Sara Colopy and Dale Bjorling 21 Urinary Obstruction: Ureteral Obstruction 224 Daniel Degner and Dana Clarke 22 Urinary Obstruction: Urethral Obstruction 237 Heidi Phillips and Sara Colopy Section III: Respiratory System 23 Upper Airway Disease: Stabilization Techniques for Patients with an Upper Respiratory Obstruction 257 Meredith Maczuzak and Deborah Silverstein 24 Upper Airway Disease: Tracheostomy 263 Nathaniel Lam 25 Upper Airway Disease: Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome 270 Mike Schlicksup 26 Upper Airway Disease: Laryngeal Paralysis 279 Georga T. Karbe 27 Upper Airway Disease: Laryngeal Trauma 286 Eric Monnet 28 Upper Airway Disease: Tracheal Collapse 289 WilliamT. N. Culp and Matthew D. O Donnell 29 Pleural Space Disease: Stabilization Techniques for Patients with Pleural Space Disease 297 Erica Reineke and Jennifer Savini 30 Pleural Space Disease: Diaphragmatic Hernia 306 MaryAnn Radlinsky 31 Pleural Space Disease: Pyothorax 313 Lori S.Waddell and David A. Puerto 32 Pleural Space Disease: Hemothorax 320 Chad W. Schmiedt and Benjamin M. Brainard 33 Pleural Space Disease: Pneumothorax 327 David A. Puerto and Lori S. Waddell 34 Pleural Space Disease: Lung Lobe Torsion 337 Jaime Green 35 Pleural Space Disease: Surgical Approach to the Thoracic Cavity 344 David A. Puerto and Jaime Green 36 Chest Wall Disease: Stabilization Techniques for Patients with ChestWall Disease 350 Jennifer Savini and Deborah Silverstein 37 Chest Wall Disease: Pectus Excavatum 355 Krista N. Adamovich-Rippe and William T. N. Culp 38 Chest Wall Disease: Flail Chest 362 Eric Monnet Section IV: Cardiovascular System 39 Pacemaker Therapy 367 Caryn Reynolds and Katrine Saile 40 Pericardial Effusion 377 Augusta Pelosi and Amy Koenigshof Section V: Reproductive System 41 Cesarean Section 391 Stephen D. Gilson 42 Small Animal Pyometra 397 Jacqueline Davidson and Dorothy Black 43 Penile and Testicular Emergencies 403 Susan P. Gregory 44 Prostatic Abscessation 413 Richard A. S. White 45 Uterine and Vaginal Prolapse 420 Pieter Nelissen Section VI: Wound Management 46 Bite Wounds 431 David Holt and Vincent Thawley 47 Burn Injury 442 Caroline Garzotto and Dana Clarke 48 Penetrating Injury in the Dog and Cat 456 Steve J. Mehler and Cindy M. Otto 49 Necrotizing Fasciitis 465 Karol A. Mathews and Ameet Singh 50 Degloving and Shear Injuries 476 Bryden J. Stanley Section VII: Ocular Emergencies 51 Ocular Emergencies 495 Deborah C. Mandell and Paul Scherlie Section VIII: Oral Surgical Emergencies 52 Oral Surgical Emergencies 511 Alexander M. Reiter Section IX: Orthopedic Emergencies 53 Approach to the Septic Joint 523 Samuel P. Franklin 54 Surgical Management of Open Fractures 533 Kimberly Agnello Index 543

Product Details

  • publication date: 04/12/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781118413487
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 576
  • ID: 9781118413487
  • weight: 1676
  • ISBN10: 1118413482

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