Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians - 7th Edition - ISBN: 9781416057024, 9781455754342

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

7th Edition

Authors: Joanna Bassert Dennis McCurnin
Paperback ISBN: 9781416057024
eBook ISBN: 9781455754342
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 24th April 2009
Page Count: 432
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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


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Description

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


Glossary

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

  • Details

    No. of pages:
    432
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © Saunders 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    eBook ISBN:
    9781455754342

    About the Authors

    Joanna Bassert Author

    Affiliations and Expertise

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

    Dennis McCurnin Author