Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide: Canine and Feline / Edition 2

Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide: Canine and Feline / Edition 2

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by Candyce M. Jack, Patricia M. Watson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0813812046

ISBN-13: 9780813812045

Pub. Date: 09/02/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide: Canine and Feline, Second Edition, is the ideal clinical companion for veterinary technicians in practice and in training. Fully revised and updated, this new edition features an improved layout for even faster access to information. The charts and tables throughout are designed for easy reference, enabling

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Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide: Canine and Feline, Second Edition, is the ideal clinical companion for veterinary technicians in practice and in training. Fully revised and updated, this new edition features an improved layout for even faster access to information. The charts and tables throughout are designed for easy reference, enabling technicians to quickly apply their knowledge and skills to the daily clinical setting. Covering all aspects of the veterinary technician's duties in the care of dogs and cats, from the basics of physical examinations to specialized nursing and technical procedures, Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide is a practical, accessible manual for veterinary support staff.  

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813812045
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/02/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
744
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 12.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Figure List xvii

Preface xxi

Acknowledgments xxiii

Contributors xxiii

Section One: Anatomy 3

Chapter 1: Anatomy 5

Section Two: Preventative Care 15

Chapter 2: Preventative Care and Vaccinations 17

Chapter 3: Nutrition 57

Section Three: Diagnostic Skills 69

Chapter 4: Laboratory 71

Chapter 5: Imaging 157

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Chapter 6: General Medicine 201

Chapter 7: Emergency Medicine 299

Section Four: Patient Care Skills 327

Chapter 8: Patient Care 329

Chapter 9: Pain Management 379

Chapter 10: Wound Care 395

Chapter 11: Parenteral Nutrition 413

Chapter 12: Medical Procedures 427

Section Five: Anesthesia and Anesthetic Procedures 437

Chapter 13: Anesthesia 439

Chapter 14: Dentistry 497

Chapter 15: Surgery 521

Section Six: Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacology 555

Chapter 16: Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine 557

Chapter 17: Pharmacology 567

Appendix 625

Metric Units 625

Weights 625

Liquid Measure 626

Length 626

Kilograms to Body Surface Area 627

Temperature Conversion 627

Disinfectants 628

Glossary 631

Abbreviations 647

Bibliography 651

Index 661

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I bought this book at the Western Vet Conference, and have been amazed at how often I refer to it. Even our doctors have used it. If you are a tech, liscensed or not, this is a must for your library.