Laboratory Procedures for Veterinary Technicians


  • Margi Sirois, EdD, MS, RVT, LAT, Wright Career College, Overland Park, Kansas, USA
  • Charles Hendrix, DVM, PhD, Professor of Parasitology, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

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.
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Book information

  • Published: April 2007
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-09323-1

Table of Contents

1. The Veterinary Practice Laboratory

2. Hematology and Hemostasis

3. Clinical Chemistry

4. Diagnostic Microbiology

5. Urinalysis

6. Internal Parasites

7. External Parasites

8. Immunology, Serology, and Molecular Diagnostics

9. Cytology