Laboratory Procedures for Veterinary Technicians - 5th Edition

Laboratory Procedures for Veterinary Technicians

5th Edition

Authors: Margi Sirois Charles Hendrix
Imprint: Mosby

Description

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.

Key Features

  • Clearly presents the fundamentals of microbiology, hematology, urinalysis, immunology, parasitology, and cytology along with the laboratory procedures used to perform tests in these fields.
  • Features the latest information on the most widely used tests, including complete blood count, urinalysis, and immunology assays.
  • Features step-by-step procedure boxes, for quick mastery of essential skills.
  • Extensive full-color illustrations enhance descriptions of normal and abnormal findings.

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

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323075633
Paperback ISBN:
9780323045728

About the Author

Margi Sirois

Affiliations and Expertise

Wright Career College, Overland Park, Kansas, USA

Charles Hendrix

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Parasitology, Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL