Key Features

  • All the principal basic procedures covered
  • Step-by-step ‘action/rationale’ approach
  • Full colour format illustrated with 250 colour figures
  • Authors have long experience of teaching and training vets

Never struggle to find definitive information on basic procedures again

Table of Contents

  1. Restraint, handling and administration of medicines
  2. Routine surgical procedures eg. neutering, caesarean section, cat bite abscesses, aural haematoma, removal of grass seeds, dental scaling and extractions. In many cases detailed illustrations and photographs will facilitate understanding.
  3. Suturing techniques – all types
  4. Laboratory procedures
  5. Bandaging techniques – veterinary surgeons often leave this to the nurses but should be able to perform the techniques themselves.
  6. Diagnostic imaging – mainly covering radiographical positioning and use of ultrasound.
  7. Anaesthesia – type and choice of circuits, regional anaesthesia
  8. Basic procedures used in the consulting room eg. squeezing anal glands, clipping nails, clipping beaks, examination of ears and eyes.

Details

No. of pages:
336
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780702055355
Print ISBN:
9780702047701

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