Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9781455726714, 9780323290852

Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians, Volume

8th Edition

Authors: Joanna Bassert John Thomas
Paperback ISBN: 9781455726714
eBook ISBN: 9780323290852
eBook ISBN: 9780323222761
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th March 2013
Page Count: 456

Table of 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



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!

Key Features

Review exercises include:

  • Chapter activities
  • Case studies
  • Photo quizzes
  • Matching exercises
  • Word searches
  • Crossword puzzles
  • Superclues
  • True/false, multiple-choice, and short-answer review questions
  • The answer key is on EVOLVE

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    About the Authors

    Joanna Bassert Author

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Director, Program of Veterinary Technology, Manor College, Jenkintown, PA

    John Thomas Author

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor, Veterinary Technology, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH