Avian Specialty Veterinary Services of Alaska Files - 'Publications'http://alaskabirddoc.evetsites.netAvian Specialty Veterinary Services of Alaska (Dr. Scott Ford, DVM, ABVP-Avian) provides avian veterinary care to wild and companion birds in Alaska.2003 Avian Care Manual (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis is the 2003 edition of a care manual I developed for the Alaska Raptor Center. Some of the protocols are dated, particularly the flowchart on critical care decisions.file/17501/2003 Avian Care Manual (pdf)2004 Review of Bald Eagle Injuries (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis manuscript and accompanying presentation discussed the injuries sustained by bald eagles in Alaska in the years 1993 and 2003.file/21684/2004 Review of Bald Eagle Injuries (pdf)2007 AAV Raptor Medicine Master Class (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis master class was taught by myself, Mike Jones, and John Chitty at the 2007 Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Conference in Providence, Rhode Island. I taught the portion regarding injured free-ranging raptors.file/21682/2007 AAV Raptor Medicine Master Class (pdf)2011 AAV Non-Infectious Diseases Raptorshttp://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis is Dr. Ford's portion of a 3-author manuscript on non-infectious diseases of raptors, to be presented at the Association of Avian Veterinarians Conference in Seattle in August, 2011.file/38524/2011 AAV Non-Infectious Diseases RaptorsDetection & differentiation of M. avium (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlMendenhall MK, Ford SL, Emerson CL, Wells RA, Gines LG, Eriks IS. Detection and differentiation of Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium genavense by polymerase chain reaction and restriction enzyme digestion analysis. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2000 Jan;12(1):57-60.file/21685/Detection & differentiation of M. avium (pdf)Dr. Ford's Resumehttp://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlA select listing of my professional veterinary activitiesfile/21672/Dr. Ford's ResumeImplanting Satellite Transmitters in Wild Birds (Fhttp://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis addresses the most common questions about satellite transmitter implantation in wild birds and includes photos and diagrams.file/49225/Implanting Satellite Transmitters in Wild Birds (FThyroid adenocarcinoma in a bald eagle (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlG Bates1, R L Tucker, S Ford, M E Mattix. Thyroid adenocarcinoma in a bald eagle (Haliaeetus leukocephalus). J Zoo Wildl Med. September 1999;30(3):439-42.file/21686/Thyroid adenocarcinoma in a bald eagle (pdf)Tracheal Foreign Bodies... (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlManuscript discussing retrieval of tracheal foreign bodies in small birds. It was delivered to the 2007 Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Conference in Providence, RI.file/21683/Tracheal Foreign Bodies... (pdf)Tracheal Foreign Bodies... (PowerPoint)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis is the PowerPoint show delivered at the 2007 Conference of the Association of Avian Veterinarians (see separate manuscript).file/26505/Tracheal Foreign Bodies... (PowerPoint)Wild Bird Rescue Manual (pdf)http://www.avian-vet.com/our-publicationspresentations.pmlThis is the 2003 version of a manual for eagle rescuers. The intended audience was those with minimal medical or wildlife experience but who lived in areas where they were likely to encounter injured birds.file/17500/Wild Bird Rescue Manual (pdf)