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Professor edits book on horse lameness

Professor edits book on horse lameness
Manual of Equine Lameness Edited by Gary M. Baxter Wiley-Blackwell $79.99
Manual of Equine Lameness
Gary M. Baxter

Gary M. Baxter, director of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, is the editor of the Manual of Equine Lameness.

The new book provides essential information on equine lameness diagnostics and treatment in an easy-to-use format ideal for the clinical setting.

This clinically relevant distillation of topics from Adams and Stashak’s Lameness in Horses provides a quick introduction and fast access to key information.

An accompanying DVD offers practical supplements, including additional anatomical images, video clips demonstrating key procedures such as intrasynovial injections and examples of lameness conditions in motion. Designed for use in daily practice, the book is presented in brief chapters carefully formatted to maximize the usefulness for practicing veterinarians. Manual of Equine Lameness will be a resource to any veterinarian treating lameness in horses and an ideal reference for veterinary students wanting to learn the fundamentals of lameness.