Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd edition introduces and reviews the material in each of your veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science, diagnostics and applications, to professional practices and issues are presented in a user-friendly outline format that is ideal whether you're a new student or you're reviewing for your certification exams.

Book, 640 Pages

Published: October 2007

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09382-8


  • Part 1. Basic and Clinical Sciences

    1. Anatomy and Physiology

    2. Urinalysis, and Hematology

    3. Cytology

    4. Parasitology

    5. Diagnostic Microbiology and Mycology

    6. Clinical Chemistry

    7. Virology

    8. Immunology

    Part 2. Clinical Applications

    9. Handling and Restraint

    10. Sanitation, Sterilization, and Disinfection

    11. Radiography

    12. Alternative Imaging Technology

    Part 3. Patient Management and Nutrition

    13. Genetics, Theriogenology and Neonatal Care

    14. Companion Animal Behavior

    15. Small Animal Nutrition

    16. Large Animal Nutrition

    17. Laboratory Animal and Pocket Pet Medicine

    18. Exotic Animal Medicine

    Part 4. Anesthesia and Pharmacology

    19. Anesthesia

    20. Pharmacology

    21. Pharmaceutical Calculations

    Part 5. Medical and Surgical Nursing

    22. Surgical Techniques: Preparation and Instrument Care

    23. Small Animal Nursing

    24. Equine Nursing and Large Animal Surgery

    25. Swine and Ruminant Nursing, Surgery, and Anesthesia

    26. Dentistry

    27. Emergency and First Aid

    28. Zoonoses

    Part 6. Practice Management and Self-Management

    29. Personal, Practice, and Professional Management Skills and Ethics


    A. Abbreviations and Symbols

    B. The Metric System and Equivalents

    C. Medical Terminology

    D. Species Names

    E. Normal Values

    F. Additional Veterinary Technician Resources

    G. Comprehensive Test with Answer Key

    H. Answer Key to Chapter Review Questions


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