ISBN: 9780323187435
Page Count: 210
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Veterinary PDQ - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card),

by Margi Sirois, EdD, MS, RVT, LAT
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card
ISBN: 9780323187435
Page Count: 210
Imprint: Mosby
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Exactly what you need for the clinical setting, this full-color, pocket-sized reference offers instant access to hundreds of veterinary medicine facts, formulas, lab values, and procedures. Key coverage of pharmacology, animal care, dentistry, nursing care, diagnostic imaging, urinalysis, blood tests, and more is divided into 10 easy-to-use sections — each tabbed and color-coded with a rapid-reference table of contents to help you find information fast.
    • Written by respected veterinary technology educator Margi Sirois, RVT, MS, EdD, this collection of commonly used but rarely memorized clinical information, such as charts, graphs, formulas, conversions, and lab values offers quick access to the data you need to deliver safe and efficient veterinary care.
    • Information is easy to find in 10 tabbed, color-coded sections: Pharmacology and Math, Animal Care, Procedures, Dentistry, Surgical/Anesthetic Nursing, Urinalysis, Hematology and Serology, Parasitology, Microbiology/Cytology, and Normal Values
    • Color-coded tabs feature a table of contents with page references, making it easy to quickly locate key information within each section.
    • Full-color format includes illustrations that highlight and clarify important concepts.
    • Convenient pocket size lets you keep this reference with you and refer to it in any setting.
    • Spiral binding allows you to lay the booklet flat for easy reference.
  • PHARMACOLOGY MATHPharmacy/Pharmacology Commonly Used Rx Abbreviations Common Medications
    • Antimicrobials
    • Antiparasitics
    • Heartworm Preventives
    • Preanesthetics/Sedatives/Anesthetics
    • Inhalant Anesthetics
    • Analgesics and Antiinflammatories
    • Parenteral Fluids
    • Blood Products
    • Cardiovascular Drugs
    • Respiratory Drugs
    • Gastrointestinal Drugs
    • Endocrine Drugs
    • Antidotes/Reversing Agents
    Medical Math Conversion Factors Dosage Calculations Fluid Therapy Calculations Nutritional Calculations ANIMAL CARE Anatomical Planes of Reference Physical Exam Procedures Description of Heart Murmurs Mucous Membrane Color Nutrient Guidelines for Wellness Estimating Degree of Dehydration Age Equivalences Common Vaccinations for Dogs and Cats Common Diseases of Dogs and Cats Nail Trimming Expressing Anal Sacs Ear Cleaning PROCEDURESDiagnostic and Treatment Techniques Administration of Ophthalmic Medication Administration of Otic Medications Bandaging
    • Cast Application
    • Robert Jones Bandage
    • Abdominal/Chest Bandage
    • Pressure Bandage
    Feeding Tubes Emergency Supplies Thoracocentesis Thoracic Drain Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Intravenous Catheterization
    • Catheter Selection
    • Cephalic Catheter Placement
    • Jugular Catheter Placement
    Schirmer Tear Test Fluorescein Dye Test Tonometry Diagnostic Imaging Technique Chart Troubleshooting Technical Errors Landmarks Contrast Media DENTISTRY Dental Formulas for Cats and Dogs Normal Dentition Dental Terminology Charting Dental Instruments SRX/ANESTH NURSING Anesthesia Machines Rebreathing Bag Sizes Performing Anesthesia Machine Check Oxygen Flow Rates Endotracheal Tubes Patient Monitoring Blood Pressure Monitoring Electrocardiography
    • Electrode Placement for Standard Limb Leads
    • Normal Canine P-ORS-T Complex
    • Common Abnormalities Seen on ECG
    Assessing Anesthetic Depth Surgical Instruments Suture Material Surgical Pack Storage Patient Preparation Pain Evaluation URINALYSIS Catheter Sizes Urinalysis Procedure Gross Examination of Urine Urine Sediment Examination
    • pH Chart
    Cells and Casts
    • Crystals
    HEMATOLOGYSEROLOGYHematology and Hemostasis Anticoagulants Manual Cell Counts with the Unopette System Plasma Color and Turbidity RBC Indices Semiquantitative Evaluation RBC Characteristics WBC Morphology Common WBC Abnormalities RBC Morphology Reticulocyte Count Corrected WBC count Platelet Estimate Fibrinogen Test Buccal Mucosal Bleeding Time Activated Clotting Time Clinical Chemistry and Immunology Blood Chemistry Tests Immunology Tests PARASITOLOGY Fecal Flotation Procedure Centrifugal Flotation Procedure Fecal Sedimentation Procedure Modified Knott's Technique
    • Comparison of Dirofilaria and Dipetalonema
    Common Internal Parasites Common External Parasites MICRO/CYTOLOGY Commonly Used Culture Media Sample Collection Guidelines Sequence of Testing Quadrant Streak Procedure Common Bacterial Pathogens Bacterial Colony Characteristics Characteristics of Yeasts Common Fungal Organisms Skin Scrape Procedure Fine Needle Biopsy Techniques
    • Fine Needle Biopsy Aspiration Procedure
    • Fine Needle Biopsy Nonaspirate Procedure
    Compression Smear Preparation Tracheal Wash Appearance of Effusions Characteristics of Fluid Samples Nuclear Criteria of Malignancy Characteristics of Tumor Types Common Cell Types in Cytology Samples
    • Ear Swabs
    Cell Types Found in Lymph Node Aspirates Vaginal Cytology NORMAL VALUES Normal Blood Gas Values Normal Daily Urine Output for Dogs and Cats Normal Heart Rate and Blood Pressure in Dogs and Cats Hematology Reference Range Values Normal Chemistry Normal Urinalysis Values Hemostasis Reference Range Values Normal Physiologic Data in Adult Dogs and Cats Summary of the Lengths of the Estrous Cycle and Gestation Periods in Dogs and Cats
  • Margi Sirois, EdD, MS, RVT, LAT, Wright Career College, Overland Park, Kansas, USA
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