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The Resource Bovine reproduction, edited by Richard M. Hopper, (electronic book)

Bovine reproduction, edited by Richard M. Hopper, (electronic book)

Label
Bovine reproduction
Title
Bovine reproduction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard M. Hopper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bovine Reproduction is a comprehensive, current reference providing information on all aspects of reproduction in the bull and cow. Offering fundamental knowledge on evaluating and restoring fertility in the bovine patient, the book also places information in the context of herd health where appropriate for a truly global view of bovine theriogenology. Printed in full color throughout, the book includes 83 chapters and more than 550 images, making it the most exhaustive reference available on this topic. Each section covers anatomy and physiology, breeding management, and reproductive surge
Member of
Cataloging source
MUQ
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Hopper, Richard M
Dewey number
630.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF871 .H384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cattle
  • Cattle
  • Cattle
  • Reproduction
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Reproductive Techniques
Label
Bovine reproduction, edited by Richard M. Hopper, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bovine Reproduction; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Section I The Bull; Anatomy and Physiology; Chapter 1 Anatomy of the Reproductive System of the Bull; Introduction; Production; Transport; Transfer; Blood supply; Nervous supply; Accessory glands; References; Chapter 2 Endocrine and Exocrine Function of the Bovine Testes; Introduction; Historical perspective; The testis; Endocrine function of the testis; Spermatogenesis and maturation of spermatozoa; References; Chapter 3 Thermoregulation of the Testes; Introduction; Anatomy and physiology; Surface and internal temperatures
  • Examination of the reproductive systemExample of an examination protocol; Scrotal circumference; References; Chapter 8 Evaluation of Breeding Soundness: : Basic Examination of the Semen; Introduction; Semen evaluation as part of a standard BBSE; Chapter 9 Ultrasound Evaluation of the Reproductive Tract of the Bull; Introduction; Equipment and general methodology; Examination of the scrotum; Examination of the pelvic organs; Examination of the penis and prepuce; Summary; References; Chapter 10 Management of Breeding Bull Batteries; Introduction; Pre-breeding period; Breeding period
  • IntroductionTesticular development; Puberty; Development of accessory sex organs; Development of sexual behavior; Effects of nutrition on sexual development; Implications of sexual development and puberty for breeding soundness evaluation; References; Chapter 6 Breeding Soundness Examination in the Bull:: Concepts and Historical Perspective; Introduction; What is a BBSE?; Overview of the current BBSE; Limitations and concerns; Conclusion; Chapter 7 Evaluation of Breeding Soundness:: The Physical Examination; Introduction; History; Basic physical examination
  • Nonbreeding periodBiosecurity concerns for replacement bulls; References; Chapter 11 Management of Bulls at Custom Collection Studs; Veterinary services for the commercial bull stud; Veterinarian's role in the bull stud; The collection process; Common problems of bulls at stud; Conclusion; Chapter 12 Testicular Degeneration; Introduction; Pathogenesis; Diagnosis; Prognosis; Testis fibrosis; References; Chapter 13 Vesicular Adenitis; Prevalence; Cause; Pathogenesis; Effect on fertility; Diagnosis; Treatment; Prevention of vesiculitis; References
Control code
ocn893530704
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 resource on line (819 p.).
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781118833971
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bovine reproduction, edited by Richard M. Hopper, (electronic book)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Bovine Reproduction; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Section I The Bull; Anatomy and Physiology; Chapter 1 Anatomy of the Reproductive System of the Bull; Introduction; Production; Transport; Transfer; Blood supply; Nervous supply; Accessory glands; References; Chapter 2 Endocrine and Exocrine Function of the Bovine Testes; Introduction; Historical perspective; The testis; Endocrine function of the testis; Spermatogenesis and maturation of spermatozoa; References; Chapter 3 Thermoregulation of the Testes; Introduction; Anatomy and physiology; Surface and internal temperatures
  • Examination of the reproductive systemExample of an examination protocol; Scrotal circumference; References; Chapter 8 Evaluation of Breeding Soundness: : Basic Examination of the Semen; Introduction; Semen evaluation as part of a standard BBSE; Chapter 9 Ultrasound Evaluation of the Reproductive Tract of the Bull; Introduction; Equipment and general methodology; Examination of the scrotum; Examination of the pelvic organs; Examination of the penis and prepuce; Summary; References; Chapter 10 Management of Breeding Bull Batteries; Introduction; Pre-breeding period; Breeding period
  • IntroductionTesticular development; Puberty; Development of accessory sex organs; Development of sexual behavior; Effects of nutrition on sexual development; Implications of sexual development and puberty for breeding soundness evaluation; References; Chapter 6 Breeding Soundness Examination in the Bull:: Concepts and Historical Perspective; Introduction; What is a BBSE?; Overview of the current BBSE; Limitations and concerns; Conclusion; Chapter 7 Evaluation of Breeding Soundness:: The Physical Examination; Introduction; History; Basic physical examination
  • Nonbreeding periodBiosecurity concerns for replacement bulls; References; Chapter 11 Management of Bulls at Custom Collection Studs; Veterinary services for the commercial bull stud; Veterinarian's role in the bull stud; The collection process; Common problems of bulls at stud; Conclusion; Chapter 12 Testicular Degeneration; Introduction; Pathogenesis; Diagnosis; Prognosis; Testis fibrosis; References; Chapter 13 Vesicular Adenitis; Prevalence; Cause; Pathogenesis; Effect on fertility; Diagnosis; Treatment; Prevention of vesiculitis; References
Control code
ocn893530704
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 resource on line (819 p.).
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781118833971
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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