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image of the weekUse of a foam rubber mattress and head and tail ropes to assist a horse during recovery from anesthesia […] From: Assisted Recovery in Horses Awakening from General Anesthesia by Driessen B. In: Steffey E.P. (Ed.), Recent Advances in Anesthetic Management of Large Domestic Animals.

Suggested ReadingSnake Medicine: Every week, IVIS brings together reviews, in-depth and how-to papers available in the IVIS Books and Proceedings Library.

Equine. In: Journal of Animal Science. PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. To check an alternative animal group or journal for recent publications, use our Quick-Links to PubMed Abstracts.

Managing Joint Disease in the Racehorse in the Face of Stricter Drug RestrictionsC.W. McIlwraith

Septic Arthritis by L.J. Bubenik

Nonunion, Delayed Union, and Malunion by R.H. Palmer

European College of Veterinary Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, 2015 - Berlin, Germany.

European College of Veterinary Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting (ECVS) - 2015 - Berlin, Germany. View Table of Contents.

British Equine Veterinary Association Congress, BEVA 2014 - Birmingham, United Kingdom. View Table of Contents.

World Small Animal Veterinary Association - WSAVA 2015 - Bangkok, Thailand. View Table of Contents.

Latin American Veterinary Conference - LAVC - 2015 - Lima, Perú. View table of contents.
The LAVC Proceedings offer an incredible diversity of papers, in Spanish and in English, take a look!

Meet the AuthorA.A. De Lahunta, DVM PhD, Cornell University, NY, USA. Neurological Examination by A.A. De Lahunta. Other publications by A.A. De Lahunta.

The current IVIS TOP 40 includes this article: Ultrasound Imaging of the Reproductive Tract of the Bitch by G. England, A. Yeager and P. W. Concannon. In: Concannon P.W., England G., Verstegen III J. and Linde-Forsberg C. (Eds.).  Recent Advances in Small Animal Reproduction.
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Species Identification from Skulls. J. Wyneken. In: Anatomy of Sea Turtles, J. Wyneken (Ed.).

Infections . J.E. Madigan. In: The Manual of Equine Neonatal Medicine, J.E. Madigan (Ed.).

Reproduction - Sexual Behaviour - Parturition and Associated Problems. M.Dioli. In: Pictorial Guide to Traditional Management, Husbandry and Diseases of the One-Humped Camel, M. Dioli (Ed.).

Ehrlichiosis. Today’s Center for Food Safety and Public Health's Factsheet covers the etiology, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of Ehrlichiosis. Visit our Factsheet Index to access related images or other Factsheets. For "Fast Facts", clients handouts, more, visit the CFSPH.

USPLincosamides. From the USP Veterinary Pharmaceutical Information Monographs.

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