Veterinary Technician S Daily Reference Guide

Author by : Candyce M. Jack
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : Veterinary Technician’s Daily Reference Guide: Canineand Feline, Third Edition provides a quick reference to allaspects of a technician’s daily responsibilities in clinicalpractice. Retaining the tabular format for easy access, theThird Edition adds more in-depth skill descriptions, allowing thetechnician to reach an even higher level of care. Coverageranges from anatomy and preventative care to diagnostic and patientcare skills, pain management, anesthesia, andpharmacology. Now fully revised and updated, the book is designed to build on aveterinary technician’s current knowledge, acting as a quickrefresher in the daily clinic setting. A companion websiteoffers forms and worksheets, training materials, review questions,vocabulary flashcards, links to online resources, and the figuresfrom the book in PowerPoint. The Third Edition is aninvaluable practical resource for increasing confidence andimproving technical skills for veterinary technicians.


Veterinary Technician S Large Animal Daily Reference Guide

Author by : Amy D'Andrea
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : Veterinary Technician’s Large Animal Daily Reference Guide is an indispensible resource in daily clinical practice. Covering all aspects of a veterinary technician’s responsibilities in the care of large animals, the book provides fast access to practical information, aiding newly trained and skilled large animal technicians alike in performing their daily tasks. Designed as a quick yet comprehensive reference, the tables and charts throughout offer reliable, easy-to-follow information on horses, cattle, small ruminants, and pigs. With chapter topics ranging from anatomy and nutrition to emergency and critical care, the book’s coverage includes both the basics of veterinary care and more specialized nursing procedures. Veterinary Technician’s Large Animal Daily Reference Guide is an invaluable tool for any veterinary technician working with large animals, as well as veterinary technology students seeking more information on these species.


Applied Pharmacology For Veterinary Technicians

Author by : Boyce P. Wanamaker
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elsevier Health Sciences
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Description : Designed specifically for veterinary technicians, this essential resource offers detailed guidance on key topics such as managing medication inventory, dispensing veterinarian prescribed drugs, calculating drug dosages, administering medications to animals, and educating clients about drug side effects and precautions. Up-to-date drug information is presented in a consistent, easy-to-use format that includes pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, clinical uses, dosage forms, and adverse side effects. Illustrated, step-by-step procedures demonstrate proper administration techniques for common drug forms. Like getting two books in one, this resource combines the comprehensiveness of a veterinary pharmacology text with coverage of pharmacologic fundamentals that are essential to veterinary technician practice. Learning Objectives at the beginning of each chapter help you focus your study efforts and check your progress as you work through the material. Chapter outlines provide at-a-glance overviews of the topics featured in each chapter, making it quick and easy to find information. Key Terms lists with definitions familiarize you with the terminology used in each chapter. Technician's Notes boxes throughout the book provide useful hints and important reminders to help you avoid common errors and increase your efficiency. Coverage of inventory control offers practical tips on performing this important task, including understanding the different vendor types, communicating with sales representatives, and using veterinary practice management computer software. Detailed summaries of important drug laws, such as the Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act and the Animal Drug Availability Act, introduce you to the legal and ethical aspects of veterinary pharmacology. A companion Evolve website offers 137 photographs of drug labels to familiarize you with the labels you will see in practice, six drug dosage calculators with related exercises to help you strengthen your drug calculation skills, and 12 videos that show you how to administer oral, inhaled, and injectable drugs.Proprietary drug names are listed along with generic names to help you learn to recognize drugs with generic options. Additional review questions in this edition help reinforce your understanding of key concepts. Answers are located in the back of the book so you can check the accuracy of your responses. The chapter on Drugs Used in Skin Disorders offers expanded coverage of the anatomy and physiology of the skin, as well as information on the latest drugs used to treat skin disorders.


Quick Reference To Veterinary Medicine

Author by : William R. Fenner
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wiley-Blackwell
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Total Read : 30
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Description : Now in its revised, updated Third Edition, this handy quick-reference guide provides easy and rapid access to the facts needed in daily small-animal practice. The book is written in outline format and organized to help the veterinarian quickly recognize signs and symptoms, formulate a differential diagnosis, select and interpret laboratory tests, choose a therapy, and find additional reference material. Major sections cover clinical signs and client complaints; laboratory abnormalities; principles of fluid, osmotic, and electrolyte balance; systems disturbances; and special topics.New chapters in the Third Edition cover behavioral disturbances, pain and pain management, dental and periodontal disorders, geriatrics, and cancer. Other problems addressed for the first time in this edition include splenomegaly, hepatomegaly, ataxia, polycythemia, and thyroid disorders. All chapters from the previous edition have been thoroughly updated.


Small Animal Pathology For Veterinary Technicians

Author by : Amy Johnson
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Description : Small Animal Pathology for Veterinary Technicians fosters an understanding of small animal diseases, relating pathology information to the responsibilities of technicians in the clinical setting. Beginning with the technician’s role in pathology, terminology, and the process of diagnosis, chapters then cover diseases organized by system. From reproductive, endocrine, and eye disease to urinary tract and infectious diseases, the book offers in-depth information on a wide range of commonly presented diseases, providing technicians with practical information linked to their daily tasks. Each body system includes a brief review of anatomy and function, full-color pictures, and tip boxes to help emphasize important issues. A companion website offers images from the book, review questions, and case studies illustrating the process of handling the patient at www.wiley.com/go/johnsonvettechpath. Veterinary technician students and veterinary technicians in practice will find this a valuable resource to understanding disease and the process of diagnosis.


Large Animal Clinical Procedures For Veterinary Technicians E Book

Author by : Kristin J. Holtgrew-Bohling
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elsevier Health Sciences
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Description : Master the role of the veterinary technician in large animal care! Large Animal Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd Edition helps you learn to set up, assist, and follow through on medical procedures and treatment regimens for domestic large animals. A comprehensive guide, this book not only defines the veterinary technician’s responsibilities in daily livestock care and hospital management, but includes separate sections on horses, cattle, sheep and goats, pigs, and llamas and alpacas, covering husbandry, clinical procedures, surgical procedures, and common diseases for each. This edition adds new chapters on livestock nutrition and diagnostic imaging. Written by noted veterinary technician educator Kristin Holtgrew-Bohling, this book is useful in preparing for certification exams and everyday practice. A practical approach makes this text useful in classes and in clinical situations, so veterinary technicians, acting under instructions of veterinarians, can plan and follow through on procedures and treatment regimens for large animals. A focus on the veterinary technician’s responsibilities explains why and how a procedure is performed, and the roles that you fill in preparing for, assisting in, and following up the procedure. Full-color photographs and line drawings show step-by-step procedures in areas such as restraint, bandaging, physical examination techniques, and diagnostic procedures. Coverage of the essential large animal-related tasks in the CVTEA Manual of Accreditation for Veterinary Technology Programs prepares you to pass the Veterinary Technology National Exam. Coverage of husbandry and breeds demonstrates how day-to-day housing and feeding affect the care of many large animal diseases, and also helps you provide quality client education. A section on the livestock industry provides comprehensive coverage of safety and handling, reproduction, and nutrition, so you can better understand the practices, procedures, and decisions in large animal veterinary medicine. A section on llamas and alpacas helps you understand the health and maintenance of these increasingly popular domestic animals — in the U.S., there are more than 12,000 alpaca herds and 25,000 llama owners. Proper medical terminology is included in a comprehensive glossary, helping you communicate effectively with clients and with other professionals. Learning features enhance critical thinking and decision making with case studies, clinical applications, key terms, chapter outlines, learning objectives, and Technician Notes. NEW livestock Nutrition and Diagnostic Imaging chapters provide a basic understanding of these subjects so you can perform history taking, correctly calculate rations for large animals, and fulfill your role in large animal diagnostic imaging. NEW Appendix of Vitals and Terminology provides a quick, at-a-glance reference for critical information. NEW! Supplemental chapters on the Evolve companion website cover the husbandry, clinical procedures, surgical procedures, and common diseases of poultry.


Patient Assessment Intervention And Documentation For The Veterinary Technician

Author by : Jody Rockett
Languange : en
Publisher by : Veterinary Technology
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Total Read : 54
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Description : Patient Assessment, Intervention and Documentation for the Veterinary Technician is an easy reference manual that guides technicians through the process of obtaining subjective and objective data about a patient, making the appropriate assessment of the patient's condition, developing and implementing a plan of care, and finally, documenting all findings and interventions through SOAP notes. The Technician Practice Model followed throughout mirrors the Nursing Process used in human medicine.


Veterinary Technician

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Veterinary Medicine

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Veterinary Pediatrics

Author by : Johnny D. Hoskins
Languange : en
Publisher by : Elsevier Health Sciences
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Total Read : 14
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Description : This concise, informative book remains an indispensable resource for veterinarians and veterinary students, with its unique combination of state-of-the-art information from previous editions and new information from the latest developments in clinical veterinary medicine. Each topic is described in a succinct manner so the text can serve as a quick reference resource for treating dogs and cats from birth to six months of age.


Handbook Of Veterinary Drugs

Author by : Dana G. Allen
Languange : en
Publisher by : Wiley-Blackwell
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Total Read : 46
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Description : A pharmaceutical handbook for the practicing veterinarian. The authors have divided the book into sections: small animal, large animal, exotic and avian. Each section provides both a summary of common dosages and a detailed description of drugs used. These descriptions, organized alphabetically, include indications, routes of administration, adverse and common side effects, drug interactions, source of supply and, in many cases, both the US and Canadian generic names.


Essentials Of Veterinary Microbiology

Author by : Gordon R. Carter
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Total Read : 35
Total Download : 230
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Description : Intended for veterinarians, this book covers all major aspects of veterinary microbiology. It aims to give typical morphologic and descriptive information on bacteria, fungi and viruses which have to be understood by students.


Large Animal Clinical Procedures For Veterinary Technicians

Author by : Kristin J. Holtgrew-Bohling
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mosby
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 91
Total Download : 253
File Size : 49,7 Mb
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Description : Gain the skills you need to master the role of the veterinary technician in large animal care! Large Animal Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition teaches you how to set up, assist, and follow through on medical procedures and treatment regimens for large domestic animals. A comprehensive guide, this text not only defines the veterinary technician's responsibilities in daily livestock care and hospital management, but includes separate sections on horses, cattle, sheep and goats, pigs, and llamas and alpacas - covering husbandry, clinical procedures, surgical procedures, and common diseases for each. This new edition includes information on safety and handling, livestock nutrition, vaccine scheduling, and diagnostic imaging, plus four new chapters with detailed care of poultry. Written by noted veterinary technician educator Kristin Holtgrew-Bohling, it is the ideal text for preparing for certification exams and everyday practice! The most comprehensive large animal book specifically written for veterinary technician students. A practical approach makes this text useful in classes and in clinical situations, so veterinary technicians, acting under instructions of veterinarians, can plan and follow through on procedures and treatment regimens for large animals. A focus on the veterinary technician's responsibilities explains why and how a procedure is performed, and the roles that vet techs fill in preparing for, assisting in, and following up the procedure. Coverage of the essential large animal-related tasks in the CVTEA Manual of Accreditation for Veterinary Technology Programs addresses AVMA accreditation and prepares you to pass the Veterinary Technology National Exam. Full-color photographs and line drawings show step-by-step procedures in areas such as restraint, bandaging, physical examination techniques, and diagnostic procedures. Coverage of husbandry and breeds demonstrates how day-to-day housing and feeding affect the care of many large animal diseases, and helps you learn to provide quality client education. A section on the livestock industry provides comprehensive coverage of safety and handling, reproduction, and nutrition, so you can better understand the practices, procedures, and decisions in large animal veterinary medicine. A section on llamas and alpacas helps you to understand the health and maintenance of these increasingly popular domestic animals - in the U.S., there are more than 12,000 alpaca herds and 25,000 llama owners. Proper medical terminology is included in a comprehensive glossary, facilitating effective communication with clients and with other professionals. Learning features enhance your critical thinking and decision making with case studies, clinical applications, key terms, chapter outlines, learning objectives, and Technician Notes. NEW! Tables on Temperature, Pulse, Respiration (TPR) data and vaccine schedules provide a quick, at-a-glance reference for important information. NEW! Expanded regulatory information for livestock provides details on OCV vaccination, Health Certificate forms, Brucellosis and Tuberculosis testing, and Scrapies tags. NEW! Four new chapters on Poultry provide detailed coverage of the breed.


Dictionary Of Veterinary Terms

Author by : Jennifer Coates
Languange : en
Publisher by : Alpine Publications Incorporated
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 49
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Description : This book is specifically written to provide an understanding of veterinarian language for pet owners, veterinarian receptionists, veterinarian technicians, and others who work in any animal related field. The author also includes charts of commonly prescribed drugs, acronyms and abbreviations.


Laboratory Procedures For Veterinary Technicians

Author by : Charles Mackey Hendrix
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mosby
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Total Read : 54
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Description : Now in full color with hundreds of new illustrations, this essential resource covers the broad spectrum of laboratory procedures that technicians need to perform effectively in the practice setting. It presents step-by-step coverage of the basics of all laboratory work-ups - microbiology, hematology, immunology, parasitology, urinalysis, and cytology - providing the latest information on the most widely used tests such as complete blood count and immunologic assays. Clearly presents the fundamentals of microbiology, hematology, urinalysis, immunology, parasitology, and cytology along with the laboratory procedures used to perform tests in these fields. Features the latest information on the most widely used tests, including complete blood count, urinalysis, and immunology assays. Features step-by-step procedure boxes, for quick mastery of essential skills. Extensive full-color illustrations enhance descriptions of normal and abnormal findings. New co-author Margi Sirois is a respected author and renowned speaker on laboratory procedures, particularly clinical pathology. Now in full-color with hundreds of vivid illustrations that demonstrate key concepts. New smaller size is more convenient and portable. Features expanded sections on laboratory safety and quality control, all routine CBC and coagulation tests, serum chemistry tests, electrolyte and endocrine function testing, innate and adaptive immune systems, bone marrow evaluation, and cytology sample collection and handling. New sections include the formation of blood cells, histograms produced by automated cell counters, bacterial and fungal morphology, microorganisms, molecular diagnostics, radioimmunoassay and fluorescent antibody (FA) testing, the physiology of immunity, and algorithms for the evaluation of cytology samples. Dozens of new chemistry, hematology, and microbiology boxes and tables synthesize essential information. Key Points summarize important concepts for quick review.


Modern Veterinary Practice

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Book Review Index 2004 Cumulation

Author by : Dana Ferguson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Gale / Cengage Learning
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Total Read : 42
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Description : 'Book Review Index' provides quick access to reviews of books, periodicals, books on tape and electronic media representing a wide range of popular, academic and professional interests. More than 600 publications are indexed, including journals and national general interest publications and newspapers. 'Book Review Index' is available in a three-issue subscription covering the current year or as an annual cumulation covering the past year.


Companion Animal Dental And Surgical Instruments

Author by : Gail E. Marshall
Languange : en
Publisher by : American Animal Hospital Association
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Total Read : 17
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Description : Improve exam room efficiency through clear, effective communication among your technicians, assistants, and doctors. Companion- Animal Dental and Surgical Instruments is a pocket reference guide that will help your team quickly identify, stock, and maintain the tools you use on a daily basis. This resource includes a picture, name, purpose, and features for the following types of instruments: * General surgical * Dental * Orthopedic * Ophthalmologic * Endoscopes * Staples * Sutures The manual also covers care and cleaning of instruments to maintain the quality and integrity of the tools, and tips for organizing inventory. Appendices contain lists of instruments commonly included in surgical packs, as well as common conversions. Don't let your team go another day without this quick-reference guide!


Forthcoming Books

Author by : Rose Arny
Languange : en
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Total Read : 38
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Veterinary Medical Terminology

Author by : Angela Taibo
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 57
Total Download : 142
File Size : 40,5 Mb
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Description : Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbook provides a user-friendly guide for gaining an understanding of veterinary medical terms, from phonetic spelling and meanings of prefixes, suffixes, and roots to more in-depth explanations of terminology. Introductory chapters explain the basic principles of using medical terminology in veterinary medicine, with later chapters organized by body system, covering anatomy, terminology, and abbreviations in a consistent format. Carefully designed to engage the reader, each chapter includes tip boxes, case studies, word lists, and review exercises to promote learning, and a companion website also provides a pronunciation guide, flash cards, teaching PowerPoints, and additional images. Species-specific chapters on the horse, ruminants, exotics, and lab animals offer a unique study of terms specific to these species, making this a truly comprehensive resource. Appendices provide quick access to information on the pronunciation, spelling, and meaning of word parts and commonly used abbreviations. Helpful to both veterinary and veterinary technician students and those in practice, Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbook is an essential resource to learning veterinary terminology and using correct medical terms in daily practice. Offers easy-to-understand explanations of medical terms and phonetic spelling, with more in-depth explanations later in each chapter Features case studies, word lists, and review exercises in each chapter to encourage active learning Logically organized by body system, with each chapter structured using a consistent framework Provides species-specific chapters to thoroughly cover terms related to all significant species Presents color images to illustrate terms discussed Includes a companion website with a pronunciation guide, flash cards, teaching PowerPoints, and additional images, as well as the case studies, word lists, and review exercises from the chapters, at www.wiley.com/go/taibo/terminology


Veterinary Practice

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Mosby S Comprehensive Review For Veterinary Technicians

Author by : Monica M. Tighe
Languange : en
Publisher by : Mosby
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Total Read : 45
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Description : For the new student or those preparing for certification exams, this book introduces and reviews the material from veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science to professional practices and issues are covered.


Medical Dosage Calculations

Author by : June Looby Olsen
Languange : en
Publisher by : Addison-Wesley Publishing Company Health Sciences Division
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Total Read : 28
Total Download : 552
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Veterinary Anaesthesia

Author by : Alexandra Dugdale
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 83
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Description : This comprehensive textbook covers the key principles of veterinary anaesthesia and encompasses a wide range of species. Information is summarised in a simple, reader-friendly format, while still providing the detail you need for an advanced level of study. The easy-reference structure is designed to help you identify and access topics of interest quickly. Over 180 photographs and line drawings illustrate the scientific principles, equipment and the techniques you need to know. A self-test section at the end of every chapter helps you to learn and revise each topic. As well as the technical and species-based chapters, you will find useful chapters that you can refer to as part of your daily practice: Quick Reference Guide to Analgesic Infusions Trouble-shooting for common problems encountered in anaesthetised patients Anaesthetic Machine Checks Canine, Feline and Equine Emergency Drug Dose Charts Designed specifically for veterinary students and those preparing to take advanced qualifications in veterinary anaesthesia. It is also a useful reference for veterinarians in practice and advanced veterinary nurses and technicians.


Veterinary Clinical Parasitology

Author by : Anne M. Zajac
Languange : en
Publisher by : John Wiley & Sons
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Total Read : 54
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Description : Veterinary Clinical Parasitology, Eighth Edition, prepared under the auspices of the American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists (AAVP), emphasizes the morphologic identification of both internal and external parasites of domestic animals. Focusing on the tests and information most relevant to daily practice, the book describes accurate, cost-effective techniques for diagnosing parasitic infections in animals. Including clear, easy-to-find information on the distribution, life cycle, and importance of each parasite, Veterinary Clinical Parasitology offers more than 450 images to aid with diagnosis. The Eighth Edition includes a new chapter on immunologic and molecular diagnosis, increased coverage of ticks and new sections on identification of microfilariae and larvae in diagnostic samples. The new edition also features expanded information on quantitative egg counts, detection of anthelmintic resistance and identification of ruminant strongylid larvae. Additional improvements include many new images throughout the book, revised taxonomic information, a new layout featuring tabs by section to improve user-friendliness, and a companion website offering the images from the book in PowerPoint at www.wiley.com/go/zajac. Veterinary Clinical Parasitology is a highly practical benchside reference invaluable to clinicians, technicians, and students.