Key Features

· Content is structured around the format of the main textbook to enable students to undertake a planned course of study or revision.
· Self-assessment opportunities provide students with a clear understanding of their level of competence to help them be successful in both assessment and examination.

Table of Contents

Preface

Questions

Anatomy & Physiology

Terminology and Directional Terms

Body Fluid Compartments

Cells Structure

Basic Tissue Types

The Body Cavities

The Skeletal System

The Muscular System

The Nervous System

The Endocrine System

The Blood Vascular System

The Respiratory System

The Digestive System

The Urinary System

The Reproductive System

The Integument

Observation and Care of the Patient

First Aid

Animal Handling and Basic Animal Management

Practice Organisation, Management, Law and Ethics

Nutrition

Genetics and Animal Breeding

Exotic Pets and Wildlife

Medicines: Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Dispensing

Laboratory Diagnostic Aids

Elementary Microbiology and Immunology

Elementary Mycology and Parasitology

General Nursing

Medical Disorders and their Nursing

Infectious Diseases

Non-infectious Diseases

Obstetrics and Paediatric Nursing of the Dog and Cat

Surgical and High-Dependence Nursing

Theatre Practice

Fluid Therapy and Shock

Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Diagnostic Imaging

Answers

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750687812

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