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Research and Markets: Anatomy of the Horse, 6th edition


DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Anatomy of the Horse, 6th edition" report to their offering.

The sixth edition of this highly successful book contains updates to functional anatomy which has now been totally revised. There are also new chapters on the eye, abdomen, female reproduction, ultrasonography and orthopaedics. The atlas is superbly illustrated throughout with colour drawings, photographs, and radiographs providing the reader with detailed information on the structure, function, and clinical application of all equine body systems and their interaction in the live animal.

Already acknowledged by students and teachers as an essential resource for learning and revision, the sixth edition is a valuable reference for veterinary practitioners and for those who own and work with horses.

Published by Schluetersche, Germany and distributed by Manson Publishing.

Key Features:

- Fully illustrated with colour drawings based on new dissections plus osteology photographs and radiographs

- Includes topographic anatomy of the entire body; detailed information in tabular form on muscles, lymph nodes, and peripheral nerves; and clinical and functional aspects of selected structures


... The aim of the authors has been admirably achieved. The textbook is already acknowledged as an essential resource for students, teachers and for veterinary practitioners and horse lovers in the English-speaking world.

American Veterinary Medical Association, JAVMA

... A valuable reference for students of anatomy and surgery. The practicing surgeon should find many of the descriptions and diagrams extremely


The Irish Veterinary Journal

Topics Covered:

1.Thoracic Limb

2.Pelvic Limb


4.The Central Nervous System

5.Axial Skeleton and Neck

6.Thoracic Cavity

7.Abdominal Wall and Cavity

8.Pelvis, Inguinal Region, and Urogenital Organs

9.Selected Body Systems in Tabular Form

10.Contributions to the Clinical and Functional Anatomy of the Horse


Klaus Dieter Budras, DVM PhD

University of Berlin, Germany

W. O. Sack, DVM PhD

Cornell University, USA

Sabine Rock

Medical Illustrator, University of Berlin, Germany

Aaron Horowitz

School of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies

Rolf Berg

School of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Animal Healthcare/Veterinary

Source: Research and Markets