Publications

Book Chapters

McConnico, RS. Flood Injuries in Horses. In: Orsini, J., Divers, T. (Ed.), Equine Emergencies: Treatment and Procedures (4th ed.), 2013, Elsevier Health Sciences. St. Louis, MO

McConnico RS. Equine Sheltering. In: Wingfield WE and Palmer SB, eds., Veterinary Disaster Response, 1st ed., Blackwell Publishing, Ames, IA, 2009, Ch 1.2,  pp. 325-334

Hubert JD, McConnico RS. Maintenance of Horses in Slings. In: Robinson NE, ed., Current Therapy in Equine Medicine. 6th ed., WB Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 2008, pp. 918-921

McConnico RS. Flood Injury in Horses. In: Sullivan EK ed., Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. Trauma and Emergency Care, 2007, 23(1) pp.1-17

McConnico RS. Emergency preparedness guide. In: Mortensen KE, ed., Horses of the Storm: The Incredible Rescue of Katrina's Horses, Blood-Horse Publications, Lexington, KY, 2008, pp. 175-217

Journal Articles

Freeman, C., Mirza, M. H., Pescosolido, K., McConnico, RS, Injuries and outcome of three horses hospitalized in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac. Eq Vet Edu, 2015, 27;6:308–315

McConnico RS, French DD, Clark B, Mortensen KE, Littlefield M, Moore RM. Equine rescue and response activities in Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2007, 231:384-392

Ishihara AK, Madigan JE, Hubert J D, McConnico RS. Full body support sling in horses. Part 1: Equipment, case selection and application procedure. Eq Vet Edu. 2006, 18:219-222

Ishihara AK, Madigan JE, Hubert JD, McConnico RS. Full body support sling in horses. Part 2. Indications. Eq Vet Edu. 2006, 18:273-280

McConnico RS, Clem MF, DeBowes RM. Supportive medical care of recumbent horses.  Compend Contin Educ Pract Vet. 1991, 13:1287-1295

Training Modules

McConnico RS. Training modules in large animal emergency sheltering in compliance with international standards on Livestock Emergency Guidelines & Standards (LEGS) and World Organization of Animal Health (OIE) guidelines, World Society of the Protection of Animals, January 2011

Lay Publications (selected)

McConnico, R. S. 20 Disaster planning questions (29417th ed.). The Horse. www.thehorse.com/articles/29417/20-disaster-planning-questions, 2012

McConnico RS. Commentary: Disaster planning and mitigation. Equine Disease Quarterly, Gluck Equine Research Center, Dept. of Veterinary Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, July 2011, 20:1

McConnico RS. Enduring Hurricanes Gustav and Ike. Sante De Cheval, Horse Health publication of the LSU-Equine Health Studies Program, 2009, 2:8-9

McConnico RS. Commentary: Preparing an equine practice for a natural disaster DVM: The news magazine of veterinary medicine. 2008, 39:2E-4E

McConnico RS. Our responsibility and disaster preparedness: Fighting the “It won’t ever happen to me” attitude. Newsletter for the American Association of Human Animal Bond Veterinarians, 2008, Spring: pp. 7-8

McConnico RS. Statewide agriculture emergency preparedness effort in place. Sante De Cheval. 2007, 1:27-28

McConnico RS. Horse owners encouraged to have evacuation plan.  DVM Magazine, veterinary news 360, September, 2006, 1:22

 

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