Principles of Equine Dentistry

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Klugh, David O.

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 978-1-84-076114-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84

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Description

Dr Klugh and his contributing authors identify, apply and evaluate the principles of equine dentistry in relation to the horse—their similarities and differences. Such a system is of value in terms of vocabulary, biology and disease process.

The equine dentition (hypsodont) develops differently from that of humans and small animals (brachydont) yet many of the principles of general dentistry are applicable to the equine species. Some are not.

The book’s coverage ranges from anatomy, biomechanics and examination to radiology, anaesthesia, trauma, disease and restoration. Top quality colour photographs and diagrams illustrate the text throughout.

Principles of Equine Dentistry will be of value to equine dentists, equine practitioners, instructors and trainees, and to veterinary students.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CRC Press
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Klugh, David O.
ISBN: 978-1-84-076114-6
Specialty:
Animal Sciences
Equine Science
Veterinary Science
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 240
Illustrations: 477
Year: 2010
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 84

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