Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians

By

  • Joanna Bassert, VMD, Professor and Director, Program of Veterinary Technology, Manor College, Jenkintown, PA
  • John Thomas, DVM, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Technology, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH

Use this workbook to reinforce your understanding and improve your test scores. Designed to accompany McCurnin’s Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians, 8th Edition, this workbook provides test questions and review exercises to help you apply what you’ve learned. The workbook corresponds to the textbook chapter for chapter!
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Book information

  • Published: March 2013
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-2671-4
  • 5-Year Impact Factor:


Contents

Part One: An Introduction to Veterinary Technology

1. Veterinary Technology: An Overview

2. Laws, Regulations, and Ethics

3. Veterinary Practice Management

4. Computer Applications in Veterinary Practice

5. Medical Records

6. Occupational Health and Safety in Veterinary Hospitals


Part Two: Patient Management and Nutrition

7. Restraint and Handling of Animals

8. History and Physical Examination

9. Preventive Health Programs

10. Neonatal Care of the Puppy, Kitten, and Foal

11. Animal Behavior

12. Small Animal Nutrition

13. Large Animal Nutrition

14. Animal Reproduction

15. Care of Birds, Reptiles, and Small Mammals


Part Three: Clinical Sciences

16. Clinical Pathology

17. Parasitology

18. Clinical Microbiology

19. Diagnostic Imaging


Part Four: Medical Nursing

20. Diagnostic Sampling and Therapeutic Techniques

21. Small Animal Medical Nursing

22. Large Animal Medical Nursing

23. Nursing Concepts in Alternative Medicine

24. Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation


Part Five: Anesthesia and Pharmacology

25. Pharmacology and Pharmacy

26. Pain Management

27. Veterinary Anesthesia


Part Six: Surgical Nursing

28. Surgical Instruments and Aseptic Technique

29. Surgical Assistance and Suture Material

30. Small Animal Surgical Nursing

31. Large Animal Surgical Nursing

32. Dentistry and Oral Surgery


Part Seven: Emergency and Critical Care

33. Emergency Nursing

34. Wound Healing, Wound Management, and Bandaging

35. Toxicology


Part Eight: End of Life

36. Veterinary Oncology

37. Geriatric and Hospice Care: Supporting the Aged and Dying Patient

38. The Human Animal Bond, Bereavement, and Euthanasia

39. Basic Necropsy Procedures


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