Veterinary Nursing Self-Assessment
Veterinary Nursing Self-Assessment,
Edition 3
By Julie Elizabeth Ouston, MA, Vet MB, MRCVS

Publication Date: 05 May 2004

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Now in its third edition, Veterinary Nursing Self-Assessment Q&As has been
rewritten and updated to reflect the recent changes to the Veterinary Nursing
Curriculum and National Occupational Standards. Including new questions and
structure this ever popular book follows the revised content and organisation of the
third edition of the core text Veterinary Nursing.
Veterinary Nursing Self-Assessment Questions and Answers is a valuable learning
tool and supporting revision aid for Veterinary Nurses in gaining their qualifications

Key Features

· Content is structured around the format of the main textbook to enable students to undertake a planned course of study or revision.
· Self-assessment opportunities provide students with a clear understanding of their level of competence to help them be successful in both assessment and examination.

New Features

· Additional information has been added to reflect updates to the third edition of Veterinary Nursing.
· Revised content addresses the latest changes to the S/NVQ syllabus.
· In-depth answers provide clear rationales and explanations for both correct and incorrect choices.
About the author
By Julie Elizabeth Ouston, MA, Vet MB, MRCVS, Veterinary Surgeon and Lecturer in Veterinary Nursing
Table of Contents


Anatomy & Physiology

Terminology and Directional Terms

Body Fluid Compartments

Cells Structure

Basic Tissue Types

The Body Cavities

The Skeletal System

The Muscular System

The Nervous System

The Endocrine System

The Blood Vascular System

The Respiratory System

The Digestive System

The Urinary System

The Reproductive System

The Integument

Observation and Care of the Patient

First Aid

Animal Handling and Basic Animal Management

Practice Organisation, Management, Law and Ethics


Genetics and Animal Breeding

Exotic Pets and Wildlife

Medicines: Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Dispensing

Laboratory Diagnostic Aids

Elementary Microbiology and Immunology

Elementary Mycology and Parasitology

General Nursing

Medical Disorders and their Nursing

Infectious Diseases

Non-infectious Diseases

Obstetrics and Paediatric Nursing of the Dog and Cat

Surgical and High-Dependence Nursing

Theatre Practice

Fluid Therapy and Shock

Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Diagnostic Imaging

Book details
ISBN: 9780750687812
Page Count: 256
Retail Price: €28.99