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cover image - Small Animal Clinical Techniques - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)
ISBN: 9781455735846
Page Count: 288
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $79.95

Small Animal Clinical Techniques - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

by Susan Meric Taylor, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM

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cover image - Small Animal Clinical Techniques - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)
ISBN: 9781455735846
Page Count: 288
Imprint: Saunders
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With step-by-step instructions for 53 procedures, this must-have text includes everything you need to learn the techniques you need for everyday practice. The text and Companion CD work together to cover sample collection and handling procedures with photographs, illustrations, and video and make procedures easy to understand.

    • Complete descriptions of each procedure help you perform the skill with the level of competency required for the job.
    • A consistent approach to all procedures with step-by-step instructions, principles, and photographs allows you to think logically and perform the skills well.
    • Full-color design includes over 600 drawings and photographs to reinforce visual understanding of key concepts.
    • Companion CD features narrated video, photos, and drawings for most procedures in the book to help you put techniques into practice.
    • Expert author shares her years of expertise in education, veterinary medicine, and writing to provide a valuable learning tool.
  • Chapter 1 VENOUS BLOOD COLLECTION

    Chapter 2 ARTERIAL BLOOD COLLECTION

    Chapter 3 INJECTION TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 4 DERMATOLOGIC TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 5 EAR EXAMINATION

    Chapter 6 OCULAR TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 7 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 8 PERICARDIOCENTESIS

    Chapter 9 GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 10 URINARY SYSTEM TECHNIQUES

    Chapter 11 VAGINAL CYTOLOGY

    Chapter 12 BONE MARROW COLLECTION

    Chapter 13 ARTHROCENTESIS

    Chapter 14 CEREBROSPINAL FLUID COLLECTION

    List of Procedures

    Procedure 1-1 JUGULAR VENIPUNCTURE

    Procedure 1-2 JUGULAR VENIPUNCTURE, INVERTED TECHNIQUE

    Procedure 1-3 CEPHALIC VENIPUNCTURE

    Procedure 1-4 LATERAL SAPHENOUS VENIPUNCTURE

    Procedure 1-5 MEDIAL SAPHENOUS VENIPUNCTURE

    Procedure 2-1 COLLECT ARTERIAL BLOOD FROM THE FEMORAL ARTERY

    Procedure 2-2 COLLECT ARTERIAL BLOOD FROM THE DORSAL PEDAL ARTERY

    Procedure 3-1 INTRAVENOUS INJECTIONS

    Procedure 3-2 INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTIONS

    Procedure 3-3 SUBCUTANEOUS INJECTIONS

    Procedure 4-1 SKIN SCRAPING

    Procedure 4-2 CELLOPHANE TAPE METHOD

    Procedure 4-3 VACUUMING

    Procedure 4-4 BACTERIAL CULTURE OF SKIN PUSTULE

    Procedure 4-5 SKIN BIOPSY

    Procedure 4-6 WOODS LAMP EXAMINATION

    Procedure 5-1 EAR EXAMINATION

    Procedure 6-1 SCHIRMER TEAR TEST

    Procedure 6-2 CONJUNCTIVAL CULTURE

    Procedure 6-3 FLUORESCEIN STAINING

    Procedure 6-4 FLUSHING THE NASOLACRIMAL DUCTS

    Procedure 6-5 APPLYING TOPICAL MEDICATIONS IN THE EYE

    Procedure 6-6 CONJUNCTIVAL SCRAPINGS

    Procedure 7-1 RESPIRATORY EXAMINATION AND AUSCULTATION

    Procedure 7-2 INTERNAL NASAL EXAMINATION

    Procedure 7-3 PHARYNGEAL EXAMINATION

    Procedure 7-4 LARYNGEAL EXAMINATION

    Procedure 7-5 TRANSTRACHEAL WASH – SMALL AND LARGE DOG

    Procedure 7-6 SMALL DOG TRANSTRACHEAL WASH

    Procedure 7-7 LARGE DOG TRACHEAL WASH

    Procedure 7-8 ENDOTRACHEAL WASH

    Procedure 7-9 BRONCHOSCOPIC BRONCHOALVEOLAR LAVAGE (BAL)

    Procedure 7-10 LUNG ASPIRATION

    Procedure 7-11 THORACOCENTESIS

    Procedure 8-1 PERICARDIOCENTESIS

    Procedure 9-1 ORAL EXAMINATION

    Procedure 9-2 OROGASTRIC INTUBATION (PASSING A STOMACH TUBE)

    Procedure 9-3 NASOGASTRIC INTUBATION

    Procedure 9-4 ANAL SAC PALPATION AND EXPRESSION

    Procedure 9-5 PERCUTANEOUS TRANSABDOMINAL LIVER BIOPSY

    Procedure 9-6 FINE NEEDLE ASPIRATION BIOPSY OF THE LIVER

    Procedure 9-7 ABDOMINOCENTESIS

    Procedure 9-8 DIAGNOSTIC PERITONEAL LAVAGE (DPL)

    Procedure 10-1 URINE COLLECTION BY CYSTOCENTESIS

    Procedure 10-2 URINARY CATHETERIZATION: MALE CAT

    Procedure 10-3 URINARY CATHETERIZATION: MALE DOG

    Procedure 10-4 URINARY CATHETERIZATION: FEMALE DOG

    Procedure 10-5 PROSTATIC WASH

    Procedure 11-1 OBTAINING VAGINAL SAMPLES

    Procedure 12-1 BONE MARROW ASPIRATION

    Procedure 12-2 BONE MARROW CORE

    Procedure 13-1 ARTHROCENTESIS

    Procedure 14-1 CEREBROSPINAL FLUID COLLECTION

  • Susan Meric Taylor, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM, Professor of Small Animal Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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