Advances in Intervertebral Disc Disease in Dogs and Cats

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ISBN: 978-0-470-95959-6
Vydavateľ: Wiley-Blackwell , 2015
Špecifikácia: Pevná väzba, 344 strán

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Kniha prezentuje súčasné informácie týkajúce sa medzistavcových platničiek psov a mačiek do jediného zdroja. Ide o komplexné, špecificky zamerané dielo, ktoré je smerodajnou príručkou pre pochopenie a liečenie choroby platničiek, pričom poskytuje spoľahlivý vedecký a klinický základ pre urobenie rozhodnutia. Kniha ponúka objektívnu syntézu súčasnej literatúry a poskytuje rady týkajúce sa prístupu k možnej ruptúre platničiek, chirurgickým a lekárskym stratégiám a liečbe pacientov. Kniha ponúka kompletné pochopenie chorôb medzistavcových platničiek a opisuje a zaoberá sa kontroverziami a záležitosťami súvisiacimi s touto témou, pričom poukazuje na medzery v súčasných poznatkoch. Dielo Advances in Intervertebral Disc Disease in Dogs and Cats prináša veterinárnym chirurgom, neurológom a všeobecným zverolekárom aktuálne, spoľahlivé informácie o tomto bežnom stave.

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• Opisuje aktuálne poznatky o chorobách platničiek u psov a mačiek
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• Poskytuje objektívny pohľad na kontroverzie súvisiace s chorobou medzistavcových platničiek u psov a mačiek
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• Je súčasťou série Advances in Veterinary Surgery publikovanej v spolupráci s nadáciou ACVS Foundation

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Contributors
Foreword Rick LeCouteur
Foreword Mark D. Markel, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Foundation xiv
Preface
Acknowledgments
Section I Intervertebral Disc Structure and Function

1 Embryology, Innervation, Morphology, Structure, and Function of the Canine Intervertebral Disc
2 Biomechanics of the Intervertebral Disc and Why Do Discs Displace?
3 Comparisons between Biped (Human) and Quadruped (Canine/Feline) Intervertebral Disc Disease
Section II Disc Disease: Degenerative and other Pathology
4 Historical and Current Nomenclature Associated with Intervertebral Disc Pathology
5 What Do We Know about the Incidence of Disc Disease in Chondrodystrophoid Dogs?
6 Feline Intervertebral Disc Disease
7 Is “Wobbler” Disease Related to Disc Disease?
8 Spondylosis Deformans
9 What is Fibrocartilaginous Embolism and Is It Related to IVDD?
Section III Clinical Features of Intervertebral Disc Disease and Important Differentials
10 History, Neurologic Examination, and Neuroanatomic Localization for Spinal Cord and Nerve Root Disease
11 Deep Pain: How Should We Test and Interpret Nociception?
12 Ascending/Descending Myelomalacia Secondary to Intervertebral Disc Herniation
13 Traumatic Disc Extrusions
14 “Discogenic” Pain (Signs Associated With Disc Degeneration But Without Herniation): Does It Occur?
15 Compressive and Contusive Spinal Cord Injury Secondary to Intervertebral Disc Displacement: A Clinical Perspective
16 Advances in Imaging for Intervertebral Disc Disease
17 The Role of Nonimaging-Based Diagnostic Studies for Intervertebral Disc Herniation
18 Recurrent Intervertebral Disc Herniation
19 When Should Dogs Be Referred for Imaging and Surgery?
20 Discospondylitis and Related Spinal Infections in the Dog and Cat
21 Neoplasias Mimicking Intervertebral Disc Herniation
22 Client Communications When Confronted with a Patient with Suspected Intervertebral Disc Herniation
Section IV Nonsurgical and Adjunctive Medical Management of IVDD
23 Steroid Use in Intervertebral Disc Disease
24 Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs, Muscle Relaxants, Opioids, and Other Treatments for Primary and Adjunctive Medical Management of Intervertebral Disc Herniation
25 Neuroprotective Treatments for Acute Spinal Cord Injury Associated with Intervertebral Disc Herniation
26 The Use of Discography and Nucleolysis in Dogs
27 Medical Management and Nursing Care for the Paralyzed Patient
Section V Surgical Management of Intervertebral Disc Herniation
28 What Constitutes Spinal Cord Decompression?
29 General Principles of Spinal Surgery for Intervertebral Disc Herniation
30 Cervical Disc Disease: Ventral Slot versus Hemilaminectomy versus Dorsal Laminectomy
31 Thoracolumbar Disc Disease: Dorsal Approaches versus Lateral versus Ventral Approaches. What to Do If I’m on the Wrong Side or Site (Level)?
32 Lumbosacral Disc Disease: Is Vertebral Stabilization Indicated?
33 The Rationale for Durotomy in Surgical Treatment of Intervertebral Disc Disease
34 What Should Cover the Bone Defect after Laminectomy/Hemilaminectomy?
35 Pros and Cons of Prophylactic Fenestration: Arguments in Favor
36 Pros and Cons of Prophylactic Fenestration: The Potential Arguments Against
37 Use of Lasers in Veterinary Surgery and Percutaneous Laser Disc Ablation 268
38 Physical Rehabilitation for the Paralyzed Patient
Section VI Future Directions
39 Minimally Invasive Techniques for Spinal Cord and Nerve Root Decompression
40 Will There be a Role for Disc Prostheses in Small Animals?
Index

James M. Fingeroth: DVM, DACVS, is Senior Staff Surgeon at the Orchard Park Veterinary Medical Center in Orchard Park, New York, USA.
William B. Thomas: DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) is Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA.