An Illustrated Guide To Veterinary Medical Terminology

Book Title : An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology
Author : Janet Amundson Romich
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2008-12-22
Pages : 416
ISBN : 9781435420120
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology Summary : An Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology, Third Edition provides a visual approach to learning medical terms and understanding the basics of veterinary medicine. A systematic process of breaking down medical terms into their component parts allows readers to comprehend the root medical concepts and apply critical thinking skills when faced with new and unfamiliar medical terminology. Chapters progress from basic terminology related to anatomical positioning to body systems, and then to species- specific terminology. Case studies exemplify how medical terminology would be experienced in an actual veterinary practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Book Title : Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant
Author : Paula Pattengale
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2014-01-28
Pages : 656
ISBN : 9781118774502
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant Summary : Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant, Third Edition provides practical, step-by-step instructions for preparing and performing a wide range of veterinary assisting tasks. With expanded coverage of large animal and exotic restraint, anatomy and physiology, nutrition and feeding, digital radiography, and electronic medical records and client communication, this revised edition now includes why and when to perform each task with the preparation and procedure information. The book includes everything from appearance and professional language to equipment maintenance and dental and surgical assisting, making it equally useful for learning new techniques or as a memory refresher. Offering a detailed, comprehensive guide to all aspects of veterinary assisting, the book is written using an accessible, user-friendly style. A companion website offers figures from the book, downloadable flash cards, lesson plans, exams, a competency checklist, and concept maps. Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant is equally useful for acquiring new skills and gaining confidence in the veterinary practice, making it invaluable for veterinary assistant students and veterinary assistants of all experience levels.

Book Title : Fundamentals of Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians
Author : Janet Amundson Romich
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2012-12-13
Pages : 704
ISBN : 9781435426009
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Fundamentals of Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians Summary : Build a strong foundation for understanding how medications may help or potentially harm animals. FUNDAMENTALS OF PHARMACOLOGY FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS, 2E, follows a body-systems approach making it easy to correlate basic anatomy and physiology with the drugs used to treat diseases of each body system. A strong foundation of drug administration, pharmacokinetics, measurement systems, as well as drug approval and safety provides the concepts necessary to understand drug actions and safe drug administration. A StudyWARETM CD-ROM accompanies the book which provides additional practice via quizzes or games. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Book Title : Veterinary Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Practice
Author : Vicki Judah
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2015-01-01
Pages : 576
ISBN : 9781305537668
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Veterinary Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Practice Summary : VETERINARY CLINICAL PROCEDURES IN SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 1st Edition instructs veterinary technicians on the clinical care of canine, feline, avian, and exotic animal patients. Appropriate as a standalone or companion resource, the book provides a concise overview of each species as well as the wide range of skills veterinary technicians must master. Step-by-step instruction on commonly performed procedures--restraint, physical exams, specimen collection, safety protocol, and anesthesia--include expanded discussions on variations, potential complications, required equipment, and much more. Colorful and easy to understand, VETERINARY CLINICAL PROCEDURES IN SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, 1st Edition is packed with photos, diagrams, and charts. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Book Title : An Illustrated Guide to Animal Science Terminology
Author : Colleen Michele Brady
Publisher : Delmar Pub
Release Date : 2008
Pages : 259
ISBN : 1418011517
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

An Illustrated Guide to Animal Science Terminology Summary : An Illustrated Guide to Animal Science Terminology provides a single resource that includes commonly used terms, and pronunciations relevant to any animal science student without the need for an agriculture background to understand the language of animal science. The text covers traditional production animals, such as swine, cattle, sheep and horses, as well as poultry, companion animals, and companion birds. It includes chapters on genetics, nutrition, reproduction, anatomy and behavior. Alternative production animals and exotic companion animals are covered as well. There is a sampling of breeds, and extensive use of photographs and line art to clarify the terms, and it creates a connection between the term and the subject for the student. This text would be an excellent supplement for many introductory animal science courses that wish to cover the wide range and variety of species and disciplines in animal science.

Book Title : Review Questions Answers for Veterinary Technicians
Author : Thomas P. Colville
Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
Release Date : 2003
Pages : 400
ISBN : MINN:31951D02179117W
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Review Questions Answers for Veterinary Technicians Summary : An excellent study guide for veterinary technician students, this book is an ideal review for final examinations, state certification examinations, and the Veterinary Technician National Examination. The sections in the text mirror the sections on the national exam, with over 2,800 multiple-choice questions - written by expert veterinary technician educators - that contain the most current information available on various subject areas. A companion CD-ROM features 2,400 additional questions in tutorial mode, categorized by subject matter, with immediate feedback and rationales for correct answers. Test mode on the CD-ROM allows the user to take three randomized 200-question tests a maximum of three times each, which provides feedback on scores in each of the subject areas and points out areas requiring further study. Questions are written at appropriate level for veterinary technician students and practicing veterinary technicians, making this book a practical source for review. More than 5,000 questions in all provide a valuable review experience on various subject areas within the scope of the veterinary technician's duties. Questions are designed to test factual knowledge, reasoning skills, and clinical judgment. Answers with rationales for correct answers are provided in an answer key at the back of the book, along with sample answer sheets for practice. All questions are multiple-choice, the format most commonly used in certification exams. All 2,800 questions in the book are completely new to this edition. A new CD-ROM contains 2,400 additional questions, providing twice as many questions for study as the last edition, as well as the option of taking actual practice tests.

Book Title : Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology
Author : Phillip E. Cochran
Publisher : Mosby
Release Date : 1991-01
Pages : 274
ISBN : MINN:31951D00523267P
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology Summary : This text is a primer explaining words used in veterinary medicine, with phonetic pronunciation.

Book Title : American Reference Books Annual
Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
Publisher :
Release Date : 2006
Pages :
ISBN : UOM:39015064851903
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

American Reference Books Annual Summary : 1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

Book Title : Delmar s Veterinary Technician Dictionary
Author : Ray V. Herren
Publisher : Delmar Pub
Release Date : 2000-01-01
Pages : 268
ISBN : CORNELL:31924091275820
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Delmar s Veterinary Technician Dictionary Summary : This is an essential reference for veterinary technicians or students planning to enter this field. This handy dictionary includes over 6,000 terms frequently used by practicing veterinary technicians. Entries are cross-referenced to point out key connections between related concepts. The pronunciation key assists students with uncommon or difficult terms. Appendices provide quick reference to word parts, plural forms of medical terms, abbreviations, and unit conversions.--COVER.

Book Title : Small Animal Surgical Nursing
Author : Sara J. Busch
Publisher : Mosby
Release Date : 2006
Pages : 413
ISBN : CORNELL:31924102672478
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Small Animal Surgical Nursing Summary : Sara Busch provides coverage of the veterinary nurse/technician's role in small animal surgery. Topics covered include asepsis, operating room protocol, instrumentation, sterile technique, suture materials, suturing techniques and pre- and post-operativecare of animals.