Neurological emergencies | BSAVA Library

Neurological emergencies

image of Neurological emergencies
Online Access: £ 25.00 + VAT
BSAVA Library Pass Buy a pass


Diseases of the nervous system may manifest acutely and necessitate immediate intervention. Alternatively, they may develop over time; in this scenario it is still essential that they be identified and treated at an early stage. This chapter reviews the more common neurological emergencies in companion animals.

Preview this chapter:
Loading full text...

Full text loading...



Image of 9.3
9.3 Anatomical landmarks for atlanto-occipital CSF collection. A = wings of the atlas vertebra; B = occipital protruberance; C = site of fluid sampling. Created by Allison L. Wright, MS, CMI, Athens, Georgia, USA
Image of 9.4
9.4 Lateral radiograph taken in neutral position demonstrating the typical findings of an atlanto-axial subluxation. There is increased space between the dorsal aspect of the atlas and the spinous process of the axis, as well as the dorsal displacement of the ventral axis from the ventral floor of the atlas.
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error