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Veterinary reproduction and obstetrics
edited by David E. Noakes, Timothy J. Parkinson and Gary C.W. England.
Table of Contents
Pt. 1. Normal cyclical ovarian activity and its control. 1. Endogenous and exogenous control of ovarian cyclicity / David Noakes -- Pt. 2. Pregnancy and parturition. 2. Development of the conceptus / David Naokes -- 3. Pregnancy and its diagnosis / Marcel Taverne and David Noakes -- 4. Abnormal development of the conceptus and its consequences / Susan Long -- 5. Prolapse of the cervix and vagina / David Noakes -- 6. Parturition and the care of parturient animals, including the newborn / Marcel Taverne and David Noakes -- 7. The puerperium / David Noakes -- Pt. 3. Dystocia and other disorders associated with parturition. 8. General considerations / David Noakes -- 9. The approach to an obstetric case / David Noakes -- 10. Maternal dystocia: causes and treatment / David Noakes -- 11. Fetal dystocia: aetiology, incidence and prevention / David Noakes -- 12. Manipulative delivery per vaginam in farm animals and horses / David Noakes -- 13. Vaginal manipulations and delivery in the bitch and queen cat / David Noakes -- 14. Dystocia due to fetomaternal disproportion: treatment / David Noakes -- 15. Dystocia due to postural defects: treatment / David Noakes -- 16. Dystocia due to faulty position and presentation, twins and fetal monsters / David Noakes -- 17. Injuries and diseases incidental to parturition / David Noakes -- 18. Postparturient prolapse of the uterus / David Noakes -- 19. Fetotomy / Jos VermuntPt. 4. Operative interventions. 20. The caesarean operation and the surgical preparation of teaser males / Jos Vermunt and David Noakes -- 21. Genital surgery in the bitch and queen / Gary England -- Pt. 5. Subfertility and infertility. 22. Infertility and subfertility in the cow: structural and functional abnormalities, management deficiencies and non-specific infections / Tim Parkinson -- 23. Specific infectious diseases causing infertiity and subfertility in cattle / Tim Parkinson -- 24. Veterinary control of herd fertility / Tim Parkinson and David Barrett -- 25. Infertility and subfertility in the ewe and doe (female goat) / Keith Smith -- 26. Infertility and subfertility in the mare / Dale Paccamonti and Jonathan Pycock -- 27. Infertility and subfertility in the gilt and sow / Olli Peltoniemi and Bas Kemp -- 28. Infertility and subfertility in the bitch and queen / Gary England -- Pt. 6. The male animal. 29. Normal reproduction in male animals / Tim Parkinson -- 30. Fertility, subfertility and infertility in male animals / Tim Parkinson -- 31. Artificial insemination / Tim Parkinson -- Pt. 7. Exotic species. 32. Reproduction in camelidae / Marzook Al-Eknah -- 33. Reproduction in the buffalo / Nazir Ahmad and David Noakes -- 34. Normal reproduction, reproductive disease and infertility in pet small mammals / Sharon Redrobe -- Pt. 8. Assisted reproduction. 35. Assisted reproductive technologies / Ingrid Brück Bøgh and Torben Greve -- Appendix. Hormones, related substances and vaccines used in reproduction / David Noakes.