Equine wound management


  • HorsesWound management (2005). Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice: special issue, 21(1) (online access available to library members)
  • Glenn, L. (2015) Equine wound healing - recognizing the effects of saddle fit and recommending solutions. Proceedings of the NAVC Conference, January 17-21, Orlando, Florida, USA, Large animal ed., pp. 110-114
  • Skarlina, E. M. ... et al. (2015) Effectiveness of conventional and hydrosurgical debridement methods in reducing Staphylococcus aureus inoculation of equine muscle in vitro. Equine Veterinary Journal, 47(2), pp. 218-222 (online access available to library members)
  • Greet, T. (2015) Equine wounds: assessment of hidden ailments. Veterinary Times, 45(11), pp. 17...20
  • Varhus, J.D. (2014) A novel bioelectric device enhances wound healing: an equine case series. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 34(3), pp. 421-430 (online access available to library members)
  • Quinn, G. (2010) Equine practice: management of large wounds in horses. In Practice, 32(8), pp. 373-381


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Books available in the Library

  • Southwood, L. L. and Wilkins, P.A. [eds] (2015). Equine emergency and critical care medicine. London: CRC Press
  • Archer, D. (2013) Handbook of equine emergencies. London: Elsevier Saunders
  • Knottenbelt, D. C. (2003) Handbook of equine wound management. [Edinburgh]: Saunders


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