Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians / Edition 1

Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians / Edition 1

by Monica M. Tighe, Marg Brown
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Elsevier Health Sciences

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Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians / Edition 1

Written by veterinary technicians for veterinary technicians, MOSBY'S COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS is a content review of all basic sciences, clinical sciences, diagnostics, applications, and professional practices and issues covered in the veterinary technology curriculum and tested by the U.S. and Canadian associations. This comprehensive text includes chapter outlines, learning outcomes, glossaries, and multiple-choice questions to aid readers in the review and retention of content. The outline format makes this book an excellent review tool or valuable introduction to content areas.

All areas of veterinary technology are covered to prepare readers for national examination and multiplicity of real-life work situations. Easy-to-read outline format highlights key content and promotes the reader's retention of difficult concepts. Covers multiple species, including large animals, birds, reptiles, dogs, cats and laboratory animals. Need-to-know diagnostic information and illustrations on microbiology, mycology, urinalysis, cytology, hematology, radiography, and ultrasonography further prepares readers for examination and practice. Key content is presented in visual summary tables for easy review, reference, and comprehension.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815190448
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 02/01/1998
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 426
Product dimensions: 8.48(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.83(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Animal Anatomy and Physiology 2. Genetics 3. Breeding, Reproduction, and Neonatal Care 4. Handling and Restraint 5. Companion Animal Behavior 6. Pharmacology 7. Pharmaceutical Calculations and Metric Conversion 8. Small Animal Nursing 9. Equine Nursing and Large Animal Surgery 10. Swine and Ruminant Nursing, Surgery, and Anesthesia 11. Veterinary Dentistry 12. Radiography 13. Ultrasonography 14. Sanitation, Sterilization, and Disinfection 15. Surgical Techniques: Preparation and Instrument Care 16. Anesthesia 17. Parasitology 18. Diagnostic Microbiology and Mycology 19. Urinalysis, Cytology, and Hematology 20. Clinical Chemistry 21. Virology 22. Immunology 23. Zoonoses 24. Small Animal Nutrition 25. Large Animal Nutrition 26. Emergency and First Aid 27. Laboratory Animal Medicine 28. Avian and Reptile Medicine 29. Personal and Professional Management Skills APPENDICES: 1. Abbreviations and Symbols 2. Medical Terminology 3. Species Names 4. Normal Values

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