Textbook of Veterinary Surgical Nursing - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750688130, 9780702032677

Textbook of Veterinary Surgical Nursing

1st Edition

Authors: Carole Browne Jo Masters
eBook ISBN: 9780702032677
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 8th December 2006
Page Count: 368

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This companion to Textbook of Veterinary Medical Nursing takes an in-depth look at the surgical aspects of both the RCVS VN syllabus and the Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing Surgical. This book provides content specific to the RCVS VN and DAVN curriculum and still offers a strong application of theory to practice throughout.

Key Features

  • Excellent layout with numerous line diagrams and photographs ensure quick grasp of essential facts and better understanding of content.
  • Edited by two RCVS examiners, the book is designed to fit the students' needs.
  • Application of theory to everyday practice makes this an essential resource for all veterinary nurses.

Table of Contents

  1. Surgical Conditions and Intra-operative Management

    2. Ophthalmology Surgery

    3. Surgery of the Abdominal Cavity

    4. Urogenital Surgery

    5. Thoracic Surgery

    6. The Cardiovascular System

    7. ENT Surgery

    8. Orthopedics

    9. Pre and Post-Operative Nursing

    10. Theatre Practice

    11. Instrumentation and Sterilization



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About the Author

Carole Browne

Affiliations and Expertise

Head Nurse, Clifton Villa Veterinary practice, Truro, Cornwall, UK; RCVS Chief Examiner VN exams; past President, BVNA

Jo Masters

Affiliations and Expertise

Practice Supervisor, Langport Veterinary Centre, Langport, Somerset