ISBN: 9780323093828
Page Count: 640
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 3rd Edition

by Monica M. Tighe, RVT, BA and Marg Brown, RVT, BEd Ad Ed
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ISBN: 9780323093828
Page Count: 640
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd edition introduces and reviews the material in each of your veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science, diagnostics and applications, to professional practices and issues are presented in a user-friendly outline format that is ideal whether you're a new student or you're reviewing for your certification exams.
    • Comprehensive coverage of veterinary technology spans basic and clinical sciences, applications, patient management, nursing, nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, as well as personal, practice and professional management skills - everything you need for both the U.S. and Canadian certification exams.
    • Care of large animals, birds, reptiles and laboratory animals, in addition to cats and dogs, is included.
    • Chapter outlines, learning outcomes and expanded glossaries help you comprehend and retain essential material.
    • Summary tables are ideal for reference or review.
    • Review questions at the end of each chapter, in addition to a 300-question comprehensive review exam, test and reinforce your knowledge of veterinary technology.
    • Six appendixes ensure crucial resources are always at your fingertips.
    • State-of-the-art Alternative Imaging Technology chapter discusses computed tomography and nuclear scintigraphy to complement ultrasound technology.
    • Enhanced content highlights vet tech responsibilities in genetics, small animal nursing, veterinary dentistry, zoonoses, breeding/reproduction, neonatal care, and much more.
    • Small animal nursing instruction now includes dermatology, auricular treatments and ophthalmology.
    • Extended pharmacology coverage features pain management.
    • Personal and practice management skills include expanded OSHA/WHMIS guidelines and ethics discussions.
  • Part 1. Basic and Clinical Sciences

    1. Anatomy and Physiology

    2. Urinalysis, and Hematology

    3. Cytology

    4. Parasitology

    5. Diagnostic Microbiology and Mycology

    6. Clinical Chemistry

    7. Virology

    8. Immunology

    Part 2. Clinical Applications

    9. Handling and Restraint

    10. Sanitation, Sterilization, and Disinfection

    11. Radiography

    12. Alternative Imaging Technology

    Part 3. Patient Management and Nutrition

    13. Genetics, Theriogenology and Neonatal Care

    14. Companion Animal Behavior

    15. Small Animal Nutrition

    16. Large Animal Nutrition

    17. Laboratory Animal and Pocket Pet Medicine

    18. Exotic Animal Medicine

    Part 4. Anesthesia and Pharmacology

    19. Anesthesia

    20. Pharmacology

    21. Pharmaceutical Calculations

    Part 5. Medical and Surgical Nursing

    22. Surgical Techniques: Preparation and Instrument Care

    23. Small Animal Nursing

    24. Equine Nursing and Large Animal Surgery

    25. Swine and Ruminant Nursing, Surgery, and Anesthesia

    26. Dentistry

    27. Emergency and First Aid

    28. Zoonoses

    Part 6. Practice Management and Self-Management

    29. Personal, Practice, and Professional Management Skills and Ethics

    Appendixes

    A. Abbreviations and Symbols

    B. The Metric System and Equivalents

    C. Medical Terminology

    D. Species Names

    E. Normal Values

    F. Additional Veterinary Technician Resources

    G. Comprehensive Test with Answer Key

    H. Answer Key to Chapter Review Questions
  • Monica M. Tighe, RVT, BA, St. Clair College of Applied Arts and Technology, Windsor, Ontario, Canada and Marg Brown, RVT, BEd Ad Ed, Penn Foster College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, Active Member, Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians and Association of Veterinary Technician Educators
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