19. Geriatrics

  1. Tom Gore DVM,
  2. Paula Gore MT, ASCP, BB,
  3. James M. Giffin MD and
  4. Beth Adelman

Published Online: 20 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269312.ch19

Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition

Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Gore, T., Gore, P., Giffin, J. M. and Adelman, B. (eds) (2008) Geriatrics, in Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269312.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470126790

Online ISBN: 9781118269312

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Keywords:

  • geriatrics;
  • musculoskeletal system;
  • kidneys;
  • equine cushing's disease;
  • diet and nutrition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Physical Changes

  • Behavioral Changes

  • Equine Cushing's Disease

  • Caring for the Geriatric Horse

  • Managing Chronic Pain

  • Euthanasia