Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians
Workbook for McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians,
Edition 9
By Joanna M. Bassert, VMD and John Thomas, DVM

Publication Date : 09 May 2017

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Description

Deepen your understanding of every aspect of the veterinary field with the Workbook for McCurnin’s Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians, 9th Edition. Corresponding to Bassert’s comprehensive text chapter for chapter, this engaging Workbook features case presentations, matching questions, and photo-based quizzes that help you apply learning in the veterinary clinic setting. It is designed to accompany and reinforce the text’s relevant, real-life scenarios — and improve test scores.

Key Features

Activities include:

  • Definitions of key terms
  • Comprehension exercises
  • Matching questions
  • Photo-based quizzes
  • Completion questions (fill-in-the-blank)
  • Multiple-choice questions
  • Case Studies
  • Dosage Calculations

New Features

  • NEW! New content corresponds to new chapters.
About the author
By 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
Table of Contents

Part One: Veterinary Technology: An Overview
1. Introduction to Veterinary Technology: Its Laws and Ethics
2. Veterinary Practice Management
3. Veterinary Medical Records
4. Occupational Health and Safety in Veterinary Hospitals

Part 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

Part Three: Clinical Sciences
12. Hematology, Cytology
13. Clinical Chemistry, Serology and Urinalysis
14. Parasitology
15. Clinical Microbiology
16. Diagnostic Imaging
17. Basic Necropsy Procedures

Part Four: Medical Nursing
18. Diagnostic Sampling and Treatment Techniques
19. Small Animal Medical Nursing
20. Large Animal Medical Nursing
21. Veterinary Oncology
22. Neonatal Care of Puppy, Kitten, and Foal
23. Care of Birds, Reptiles and Small Mammals
24. Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation, and Alternative Medical Nursing

Part Five: Emergency and Critical Care
25. Fluid Therapy and Transfusion Medicine
26. Emergency & Critical Care Nursing
27. Toxicology
28. Wound Management and Bandaging

Part Six: Anesthesia, Analgesia and Pharmacology
29. Pharmacology and Pharmacy
30. Pain Management
31. Veterinary Anesthesia

Part Seven: Surgical Nursing
32. Surgical instruments and Aseptic Technique
33. Surgical Assistance and Suture Material
34. Small Animal Surgical Nursing
35. Large Animal Surgical Nursing
36. Veterinary Dentistry

Part Eight: End of Life
37. Geriatric and Hospice Care: Supporting the Aged and Dying Patient
38. The Human Animal Bond and Euthanasia

Book details
ISBN: 9780323442749
Page Count: 450
Illustrations: Approx. 150 illustrations
Retail Price: €27.99