Part of the Advances in Veterinary Surgery
series copublished with the ACVS Foundation and Wiley-Blackwell, Advances in Equine Laparoscopy
presents a state-of-the-art reference on laparoscopic skills and procedures in the horse. Chapters are written by the leading experts in the field, and each section includes a practical review of the published literature. Encompassing instrumentation, basic principles, and specific techniques, Advances in Equine Laparoscopy
offers an up-to-date, reliable resource for comprehensive information about equine laparoscopy.
This current, well-referenced text begins with a section on the fundamentals of laparoscopy, then moves into sections on the clinical application of laparoscopic techniques in the standing or recumbent horse. A companion website offers eight video clips demonstrating selected procedures at www.wiley.com/go/ragle. Advances in Equine Laparoscopy is an invaluable guide for equine surgical specialists and equine clinicians interested in laparoscopic techniques.
Table of Contents
Foreword xiJohn P. Walmsley
Foreword xvMark D. Markel, Chair of the Board of Trustees ACVS Foundation
Acknowledgment xixSection I Laparoscopic Skills and Instrumentation 3