Small Animal Clinical Techniques - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416052883, 9780323278126

Small Animal Clinical Techniques

1st Edition

Authors: Susan Taylor Susan Taylor
Paperback ISBN: 9781416052883
eBook ISBN: 9780323278126
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 25th November 2009
Page Count: 240

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 VENOUS BLOOD COLLECTION

Chapter 2 ARTERIAL BLOOD COLLECTION

Chapter 3 INJECTION TECHNIQUES

Chapter 4 DERMATOLOGIC TECHNIQUES

Chapter 5 EAR EXAMINATION

Chapter 6 OCULAR TECHNIQUES

Chapter 7 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

Chapter 8 PERICARDIOCENTESIS

Chapter 9 GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

Chapter 10 URINARY SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

Chapter 11 VAGINAL CYTOLOGY

Chapter 12 BONE MARROW COLLECTION

Chapter 13 ARTHROCENTESIS

Chapter 14 CEREBROSPINAL FLUID COLLECTION

 

List of Procedures

Procedure 1-1 JUGULAR VENIPUNCTURE

Procedure 1-2 JUGULAR VENIPUNCTURE, INVERTED TECHNIQUE

Procedure 1-3 CEPHALIC VENIPUNCTURE

Procedure 1-4 LATERAL SAPHENOUS VENIPUNCTURE

Procedure 1-5 MEDIAL SAPHENOUS VENIPUNCTURE

Procedure 2-1 COLLECT ARTERIAL BLOOD FROM THE FEMORAL ARTERY

Procedure 2-2 COLLECT ARTERIAL BLOOD FROM THE DORSAL PEDAL ARTERY

Procedure 3-1 INTRAVENOUS INJECTIONS

Procedure 3-2 INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTIONS

Procedure 3-3 SUBCUTANEOUS INJECTIONS

Procedure 4-1 SKIN SCRAPING

Procedure 4-2 CELLOPHANE TAPE METHOD

Procedure 4-3 VACUUMING

Procedure 4-4 BACTERIAL CULTURE OF SKIN PUSTULE

Procedure 4-5 SKIN BIOPSY

Procedure 4-6 WOODS LAMP EXAMINATION

Procedure 5-1 EAR EXAMINATION

Procedure 6-1 SCHIRMER TEAR TEST

Procedure 6-2 CONJUNCTIVAL CULTURE

Procedure 6-3 FLUORESCEIN STAINING

Procedure 6-4 FLUSHING THE NASOLACRIMAL DUCTS

Procedure 6-5 APPLYING TOPICAL MEDICATIONS IN THE EYE

Procedure 6-6 CONJUNCTIVAL SCRAPINGS

Procedure 7-1 RESPIRATORY EXAMINATION AND AUSCULTATION

Procedure 7-2 INTERNAL NASAL EXAMINATION

Procedure 7-3 PHARYNGEAL EXAMINATION

Procedure 7-4 LARYNGEAL EXAMINATION

Procedure 7-5 TRANSTRACHEAL WASH – SMALL A


Description

With step-by-step instructions for 53 procedures, this must-have text includes everything you need to learn the techniques you need for everyday practice. The text and Companion CD work together to cover sample collection and handling procedures with photographs, illustrations, and video and make procedures easy to understand.

Key Features

  • Complete descriptions of each procedure help you perform the skill with the level of competency required for the job.
  • A consistent approach to all procedures with step-by-step instructions, principles, and photographs allows you to think logically and perform the skills well.
  • Full-color design includes over 600 drawings and photographs to reinforce visual understanding of key concepts.
  • Companion CD features narrated video, photos, and drawings for most procedures in the book to help you put techniques into practice.
  • Expert author shares her years of expertise in education, veterinary medicine, and writing to provide a valuable learning tool.

Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323278126
eBook ISBN:
9781437714524
Paperback ISBN:
9781416052883

About the Authors

Susan Taylor Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Small Animal Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Susan Taylor Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Small Animal Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan