Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology - 2nd edition

Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology (ISBN10: 0323019072; ISBN13: 9780323019071)
ISBN13: 978-0323019071
ISBN10: 0323019072

Summary: This book contains comprehensive coverage of all major content areas studied by veterinary technology students and implemented by veterinary technicians. It is expanded from the first edition with new topics and updated information reflecting the latest improvements in patient care and client interaction. It is especially useful in the education of veterinary technicians as well as a preparation tool for use in studying for veterinary technician credentialing examina ...show moretions.

Key Features

  • Unique chapters on anatomy and physiology, legal and ethical issues, and orphaned animals that are not found in any other resource of its kind.
  • Includes comprehensive scope of competencies that reflects today's veterinary practice and the expanded role of the veterinary technician.
  • Provides numerous and consistent summary boxes and tables that cover important assessment and monitoring parameters, signs and symptoms, and drug data.
  • Procedures such as blood crossmatching or jugular catheter placement are outlined in a numbered, step-by-step fashion, clearly describing the job functions performed by the veterinary technician.
  • Color plates in the hematology section in Chapter 11 give readers a reference for identifying abnormalities in blood samples.
  • Contributors are at the forefront of veterinary technology education.
  • Learning objectives beginning every chapter set the stage for learning chapter content.
New to this Edition
  • Expanded chapter on ethical issues in veterinary medicine, career development, the human-animal bond, communication, and development of teamwork skills.
  • The laboratory procedures chapter has been separated into three new chapters: Hematology and Hemostasis, Clinical Chemistry and Serology, and Microbiology, Cytology, and Urinalysis.
  • Updated wellness testing information and latest vaccination guidelines.
  • Expanded dentistry chapter.
  • New illustrations in the restraint chapter.
  • Totally revised and expanded nutrition chapter.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 2ND 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 01/05/2004
International: No

View Author Bio
View Table of Contents
View eBook Requirements

Other Editions of Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology:


List Price: $82.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
eTextbook $71.95
eTextbook
Save $11.00 (13%)
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

30 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (30)  |  New (3)  |  Like New (4)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (12)  |  Acceptable (9)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$60.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
bluehouse
acton, MA
Seller Rating: 4.57
Brand new.
$80.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
bluehouse
acton, MA
Seller Rating: 4.57
Brand new.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close