Laboratory Manual for Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780323294751, 9780323356008

Laboratory Manual for Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians

3rd Edition

Authors: Thomas Colville Joanna Bassert
Paperback ISBN: 9780323294751
eBook ISBN: 9780323356008
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 13th March 2015
Page Count: 512

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Learn to apply your A&P learning in the lab setting with Colville and Bassert’s Lab Manual for Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd Edition. This practical laboratory resource features a variety of activities, such as crossword puzzles, , terminology exercises, illustration identification and labeling, case presentations, and more to help reinforce your understanding of veterinary anatomy and physiology. The lab manual also features vivid illustrations, lists of terms and structures to be identified, and step-by-step dissection guides to walk you through the dissection process.

Key Features

  • Clinically-oriented learning exercises help readers become familiar with the language of anatomy and physiology as you identify structures and learn concepts.
  • Clear step-by-step dissection instructions for complex organs such as the heart familiarize readers with the dissection process in a very visual, easy-to-understand format.
  • Learning objectives, the clinical significance of the content, and lists of terms and structures to be identified appear at the beginning of each chapter.
  • Comprehensive glossary appears at the end of the lab manual and provides accurate, concise.
  • High quality, full color illustrations provides a firm understanding of the details of anatomic structure.
  • Review activities and study exercises are included in every chapter to reinforce important information.
  • Clinical Application boxes are threaded throughout the lab manual and demonstrate the clinical relevance of anatomic and physiologic principles.
  • Companion Evolve site includes answers to the Test Yourself questions in the textbook and crossword puzzles.

Table of Contents

  1. Anatomical Terms
    2. Microscopy
    3. Cell Anatomy
    4. Exploring Tissues
    5. The Integumentary System
    6. The Skeletal System
    7. The Muscular System
    8. The Nervous System
    9. Sense Organs
    10. The Endocrine System
    11. Blood, Lymph, and Lymph Nodes
    12. The Cardiovascular System
    13. The Respiratory System
    14. The Digestive System
    15. The Urinary System
    16. The Reproductive System
    17. Pregnancy, Development, and Lactation
    18. Avian Anatomy


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About the Authors

Thomas Colville

Tom Colville helped develop the veterinary technology program at North Dakota State University. He is currently the lead veterinarian at Red River Zoo. Joanna Bassert is a premier veterinary technician instructor and program director at Manor College. She is the lead Editor for our market-leading textbook, McCurnin’s Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus Department of Animal Sciences North Dakota State University

Joanna Bassert

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus Program of Veterinary Technology Manor College Jenkintown, PA


Book News
Clinical anatomy and physiology laboratory manual for veterinary technicians.
Colville, Thomas and Joanna M. Bassert.
Mosby, c2009
978-0-323-04684-8 SF761 $39.95 (pa)
This lab manual, meant to accompany the Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians textbook, explains animal anatomy and physiology in the context of hands-on activities, for veterinary technology students. Colville (veterinary technology, North Dakota State U.) and Bassert (veterinary technology, Manor College) integrate 700 color illustrations in their discussion of key concepts, which are accompanied by exercises and dissection instructions. Chapters are organized by organ system.