Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing Edition 3

Editors: By Victoria Aspinall, BVSc, MRCVS
ISBN: 9780702051104
Publication Date : Jan 27, 2014
Page Count: 372
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  • Description
  • About the Editor
  • Table of Contents
  • Book Reviews

..this book is also worth having close at hand for unfamiliar situation.." Reviewed by Fabienne Dethioux on behalf of Vet Nurses Today, March 2015

Key Features

  • All the principal basic procedures are covered
  • Uses a step-by-step ‘action/rationale’ approach for maximum clarity
  • Covers companion animals and exotic species
  • Never struggle to find definitive information on basic procedures again
  • A reference guide to best practice for both qualified and trainee veterinary nurses and veterinary technicians

New Features

  • Presents full colour artworks and photographs throughout
  • Includes brand new chapter on Minor Surgical Procedures
  • Includes brand new chapter on Basic Clinical Procedures in the Horse
  • Anaesthesia sections have been extensively updated
  • Gives access to the Aspinall online library of clinical procedures videos

About the Editor
By Victoria Aspinall, BVSc, MRCVS, Retired Lecturer in Veterinary Nursing, Hartpury College, Gloucester, UK
Table of Contents
  • Handling and restraint

  • Measuring clinical parameters

  • Medical nursing procedures

  • Administration of fluid therapy

  • Provision of nutritional support

  • Anaesthetic procedures

  • Theatre practice

  • Surgical nursing procedures

  • First aid procedures

  • Diagnostic imaging

  • Diagnostic laboratory techniques

  • Treatment of exotic species

  • How to pass practical exams – new chapter
Book Reviews

"This very practical, beautifully illustrated book provides useful answers to all the situations encountered in a veterinary practice (including horses and exotics)." Reviewed by Fabienne Dethioux on behalf of Vet Nurses Today, March 2015