Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians (eCommerce Version), 8th Edition
Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing
Corresponding chapter-by-chapter to McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians, 8th Edition, Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing is the fun and engaging way to focus your study time and effectively prepare for class, course exams, and summative exams. Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing is comprised of a bank of high-quality practice questions that allows you to advance at your own pace — based on your performance — through multiple mastery levels for each chapter. A comprehensive dashboard allows you to view your progress and stay motivated.
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Module One: Veterinary Technology: An Overview 1. Introduction to Veterinary Technology: Its Laws and Ethics 2. Veterinary Practice Management 3. Written and Digital Medical Records 4. Occupational Health and Safety in Veterinary Hospitals Module Two: Patient Management and Nutrition 5. Animal Behavior 6. Restraint and Handling of Animals 7. History and Physical Examination 8. Preventive Health Programs 9. Companion Animal Nutrition 10. Large Animal Nutrition 11. Animal Reproduction Module Three: Clinical Sciences 12. Hematology, Cytology 13. Clinical Chemistry, Serology and Urinalysis 14. Parasitology 15. Clinical Microbiology 16. Diagnostic Imaging 17. Basic Necropsy Procedures Module Four: Medical Nursing 18. Diagnostic Sampling and Treatment Techniques 19. Small Animal Medical Nursing 20. Large Animal Medical Nursing 21. Neonatal Care of Puppy, Kitten, and Foal 22. Care of Birds, Reptiles and Small Mammals 23. Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation, and Alternative Medical Nursing Module Five: Emergency and Critical Care 24. Fluid Therapy and Transfusion Medicine 25. Emergency & Critical Care Nursing 26. Wound Management and Bandaging Module Six: Anesthesia, Analgesia and Pharmacology 27. Pharmacology and Pharmacy 28. Pain Management 29. Veterinary Anesthesia Module Seven: Surgical Nursing 30. Surgical instruments and Aseptic Technique 31. Surgical Assistance and Suture Material 32. Small Animal Surgical Nursing 33. Large Animal Surgical Nursing 34. Veterinary Dentistry Module Eight: End of Life 35. Geriatric and Hospice Care: Supporting the Aged and Dying Patient 36. The Human Animal Bond and Euthanasia
Joanna M. Bassert, VMD, Professor and Director, Program of Veterinary Technology, Manor College, Jenkintown, PA and John Thomas, DVM, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Technology, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH