Dr Ben Ahern

Equine Surgeon

School of Veterinary Science
Faculty of Science
b.ahern@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 799

Overview

Research Interests

  • Laryngeal dysfunction in horses
    Novel laryngeal prosthesis and upper respiratory tract surgery
  • Translational orthopedics
    Use of large animal models for experimental human research.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Ahern, Benjamin (2014). Biomechanics of the prosthetic laryngoplasty. In Hawkins, Jan (Ed.), Advances in equine upper respiratory surgery (pp. 35-41) Chichester, West Sussex United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.

  • Richardson, Dean and Ahern, Benjamin (2014). Osseous and synovial infections. In Auer, Jorg A. and Stick, John A. (Ed.), Equine surgery 4th ed. (pp. 1189-1200) St Louis, MO United States: Academic Elsevier Science. doi:10.1016/B978-1-4377-0867-7.00085-5

  • Ahern, Benjamin and Richardson, Dean (2014). Surgical site infections and the use of antimicrobials. In Auer, Jorg A. and Stick, John A. (Ed.), Equine surgery 4th ed. (pp. 68-84) St Louis, MO United States: Elsevier Saunders. doi:10.1016/B978-1-4377-0867-7.00007-7

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