Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

Suitable for those with or without previous subject knowledge, this book is ideal for quick reference by veterinary nurses and technicians in practice, or for more substantial study by students. • Reflects recent changes to veterinary ...

Author: Liz Welsh

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 1405186739

Category: Medical

Page: 408

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Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses has been written specifically for veterinary nurses by veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons. Easy to read and understand, it provides detailed coverage of the physiological, pharmacological and physical aspects of anaesthesia. Fully updated and reflecting recent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, this second edition is now also illustrated in colour. Sedation and anaesthesia are a crucial part of veterinary practice, and the protocols and methods involved are often complex and vary considerably from animal to animal. In addition to cats and dogs, Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses contains detailed sections on rabbits, rodents, birds, reptiles, and larger animals. Suitable for those with or without previous subject knowledge, this book is ideal for quick reference by veterinary nurses and technicians in practice, or for more substantial study by students. • Reflects recent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, current terminology and drugs in use. • Includes chapters on small mammals, birds, reptiles, and large animals. • Now illustrated with colour photographs.
Categories: Medical

300 Questions and Answers in Surgical Nursing and Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

300 Questions and Answers in Surgical Nursing and Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

This collection of multiple choice questions gives students the opportunity to concentrate on specific areas of weakness with a focussed and comprehensive review programme in the subject of their choice.

Author: College of Animal Welfare

Publisher: Veterinary nursing: 300 questions & answers

ISBN: 0750646985

Category: Medical

Page: 84

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* The titles in this series provide the student with a collection of new questions and answers in individual subject areas so that the student can concentrate on specific areas of weakness * This new Series of Multiple Choice Questions provides the veterinary nurse student with additional opportunities for both self-assessment and examination practice. * The selected subject areas have been grouped according to the requirements of S/NVQ levels 2 and 3 veterinary nursing examinations, enabling the student to purchase only those books relevant to their year of study. Compiled by a leading training centre, these questions are representative of the type of question likely to appear in the examination paper. By using these revision guides you will not only increase your understanding of the subject but also increase your chances of achieving success in the examination.
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Rabbit Medicine and Surgery for Veterinary Nurses

Rabbit Medicine and Surgery for Veterinary Nurses

The role of nursing has also evolved in recent years. Veterinary nurses now have more involvement and responsibility for the care of their patients. This book reflects these new developments in both its approach and contents.

Author: Mary Fraser

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405147064

Category: Medical

Page: 231

View: 308

Rabbit Medicine and Surgery for Veterinary Nurses incorporates everything you need to know about caring for rabbits in a highly accessible style. It is the first book devoted to the care of both sick and healthy rabbits from a nursing perspective. This exciting book contains all of the most crucial information about rabbits, including a brief natural history and chapters on nutrition, behaviour and medical and surgical nursing. It examines key areas in detail and explores emerging concepts. Recent trends show that rabbits are fast becoming one of the most popular mammalian pets. The role of nursing has also evolved in recent years. Veterinary nurses now have more involvement and responsibility for the care of their patients. This book reflects these new developments in both its approach and contents. Special features: ? Written by two experts in the field with a wealth of experience of treating rabbits, as well as educating veterinary nurses. ? Includes innovative chapters on rabbit clinics, owner education and evidence-based veterinary medicine. ? Contains a section with rich colour illustrations.
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Anesthesia and Pain Management for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians

Anesthesia and Pain Management for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians

This textbook and clinical guide is ideal for veterinary nurses and technicians in training.

Author: Tamara L. Grubb

Publisher: Teton New Media

ISBN: 1591610508

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 394

This textbook and clinical guide is ideal for veterinary nurses and technicians in training. It offers a concise yet comprehensive resource for veterinary students and practitioners desiring a review of anesthesia and analgesia with step-by-step guidelines. A wealth of illustrations illustrate the theory in practice.
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Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses

Anaesthesia 37, 856. Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (2002) List of Veterinary Nurses Incorporating The Register of Veterinary Nurses 2008.

Author: Liz Welsh

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118693148

Category: Medical

Page: 408

View: 365

Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses has been writtenspecifically for veterinary nurses by veterinary nurses andveterinary surgeons. Easy to read and understand, it providesdetailed coverage of the physiological, pharmacological andphysical aspects of anaesthesia. Fully updated and reflectingrecent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, this secondedition is now also illustrated in colour. Sedation and anaesthesia are a crucial part of veterinarypractice, and the protocols and methods involved are often complexand vary considerably from animal to animal. In addition tocats and dogs, Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses containsdetailed sections on rabbits, rodents, birds, reptiles, and largeranimals. Suitable for those with or without previous subject knowledge,this book is ideal for quick reference by veterinary nurses andtechnicians in practice, or for more substantial study bystudents. • Reflects recent changes to veterinary nursingqualifications, current terminology and drugs in use. • Includes chapters on small mammals, birds, reptiles,and large animals. • Now illustrated with colour photographs.
Categories: Medical

Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

"..this book is also worth having close at hand for unfamiliar situation.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702058820

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 854

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

Anesthesia and Pain Management for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians

This textbook and clinical guide is ideal for veterinary nurses and technicians in training.

Author: Tamara L. Grubb

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781351012898

Category: Medical

Page: 488

View: 908

This textbook and clinical guide is ideal for veterinary nurses and technicians in training. It offers a concise yet comprehensive resource for veterinary students and practitioners desiring a review of anesthesia and analgesia with step-by-step guidelines. A wealth of illustrations illustrate the theory in practice.
Categories: Medical

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing presents essential guidance and helpful tips on developing and delivering high quality nursing care and skills.

Author: Hilary Orpet

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118279458

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 303

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing presents essentialguidance and helpful tips on developing and delivering high qualitynursing care and skills. Fully updated, this easy-to-follow guide reflects recent changesto veterinary nursing qualifications, current terminology and drugsin use. The emphasis is on the importance of working methodically,using high quality procedures, to help the whole veterinary teamensure the most successful outcomes in animal care. Written in note form for quick reference by veterinary nursesand technicians at all stages of their training and career, thiswill be invaluable for both exam revision and quick reference inclinic. Contents include: The nursing process in veterinary care, physical assessment ofthe patient, managing the hospital environment, managing theoperating room, surgical nursing activities, anaesthesia,diagnostic imaging, diagnostic tests, triage and emergencyprocedures, and essential calculations for drugs, fluids, nutritionand radiographic exposures. Key features: •Gives clinical advice quickly and simply •Written by authors with many years experience of veterinarynurse training and education •Contains essential calculations •Illustrated in colour throughout
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Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

This new edition brings the text into line with the Day One Skills and Competencies which now govern training of veterinary nurses, with revision and updating throughout.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0702073962

Category:

Page: 362

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The new fourth edition of Clinical Procedures retains the popular format that has been so successful in establishing previous editions. All the principal procedures a nurse is likely to be called on to perform are presented in the most practically useful way, linking the action with the underlying rationale and illustrating both with ultra-clear line artworks and photographs. This new edition brings the text into line with the Day One Skills and Competencies which now govern training of veterinary nurses, with revision and updating throughout. All the principal basic procedures are covered Uses a step-by-step 'action/rationale' approach for maximum clarity Covers companion animals, equine 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 All skills reviewed and updated in conformity with best practice Now aligned with RCVS Day One current skills and competencies Includes self-assessment questions on each chapter All-new design improves user-friendliness Chapters 4-6 restructured with new illustrations Now with new contributors
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The Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing2

The Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing2

This new second edition has been updated and revised to align it perfectly with the needs of a new generation of students. . Comprehensive content endorsed by all leading course providers . Full colour illustrations for maximum clarity .

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702040504

Category: Medical

Page: 732

View: 325

The Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing has established itself as a recommended standard text for all veterinary nurses. It is designed both to satisfy the requirements of the syllabus studied by all student veterinary nurses and to provide a wide range of information for qualified nurses working in veterinary practice. This new second edition has been updated and revised to align it perfectly with the needs of a new generation of students. . Comprehensive content endorsed by all leading course providers . Full colour illustrations for maximum clarity . Written by veterinary nurses for veterinary nurses . Additional online resources to maximize learning potential Improved website offers a range of film clips of essential procedures, introduced and narrated by Victoria Aspinall - plus comprehensive test-yourself questions in both study and assessment modes. All chapters revised and updated in line with changes in legislation, knowledge and current practical techniques. Brand new chapters on Ethics and Welfare, Communication and Physiotherapy. New section on Nursing Care Models to provide veterinary nurses with the necessary information to use this concept in their own practices. Dog behaviour chapter updated and revised to reflect the latest thinking about the process of domestication of the dog and its relevance to training methods. Additional photographs added throughout for enhanced understanding and clarity. Entire text accessible as an e-book with full note-making, referencing and search functionality.
Categories: Medical

BSAVA Manual of Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Manual of Veterinary Nursing

The Manual of Veterinary Nursing offers an approach to enable workers and students in the field to develop their skills to set them on their way to achieving the national standards now in place for veterinary nursing.

Author: Margaret C. Moore

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: CORNELL:31924084956667

Category: Medical

Page: 293

View: 159

The Manual of Veterinary Nursing offers an approach to enable workers and students in the field to develop their skills to set them on their way to achieving the national standards now in place for veterinary nursing. Areas covered include modern wound management, anaesthetic and radiography techniques, surgical and medical nursing, and emergency care. Chapters on pharmacy and pharmacology, client advice, and ethics and the law give practical slants to often difficult topics. The book is an essential practical guide and reference for all student veterinary nurses, their trainers and assessors, and a must for every practice bookshelf.
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Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing E Book

Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing E Book

Continuous pulse monitoring has been shown to reduce the risk of anaesthetic mortality. In veterinary anaesthesia veterinary nurses are often not able to ...

Author: Nicola Ackerman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702066092

Category: Medical

Page: 832

View: 523

The third edition of Aspinall’s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing is the ideal text for both student and qualified veterinary nurses as it covers the entire veterinary nursing syllabus. Now written in the main by veterinary nurses this book comprehensively covers all aspects of the veterinary nursing role from client communication to nutritional support. All chapters have been revised in line with changes in legislation and regulation but also theoretical and practical aspects. Greater emphasis on the veterinary practice structure including the role of corporate businesses and use of social media bring this edition fully up to date. The new edition welcomes Nicola Ackerman as principal editor. Nicola is past officer of the BVNA and past executive editor of the Veterinary Nursing Journal. Nicola is a winner of several awards including the Blue Cross/BVNA Veterinary Nurse of the Year and the Barbara Cooper / CAW Professional Development Award for outstanding service to the veterinary nursing profession. Nicola was the first Veterinary Nurse in the UK to become a veterinary nurse specialist in nutrition. Evolve Resources containing Self-assessment questions for every chapter to test learning Image Bank of over 700 figures Additional chapters Comprehensive content ideal for both student and qualified veterinary nurses Over 700 full colour illustrations for enhanced understanding Written by veterinary nurses for veterinary nurses Recommended reading given for each chapter to aid further research New chapters on Emergency Critical care, Fluid therapy, Practice and Staff management and Consulting skills. Anaesthesia and Analgesia chapter fully revised and updated. New chapter on Equine Behaviour and Handling, including recognition of pain in equines.
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Veterinary Anaesthesia

Veterinary Anaesthesia

Thorough revision of a comprehensive and highly readable textbook on veterinary anaesthesia A popular book amongst veterinary students and veterinary anaesthesia residents, the new edition of Veterinary Anaesthesia: Principles to Practice ...

Author: Alexandra A Dugdale

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119246770

Category: Medical

Page: 696

View: 197

Thorough revision of a comprehensive and highly readable textbook on veterinary anaesthesia A popular book amongst veterinary students and veterinary anaesthesia residents, the new edition of Veterinary Anaesthesia: Principles to Practice continues to be a comprehensive textbook covering the key principles of veterinary anaesthesia, encompassing a wide range of species. Fully revised, the information is summarised in a simple, accessible format to help readers navigate and locate relevant information quickly. Filled with technical and species-based chapters, it offers a quick reference guide to analgesic infusions, as well as emergency drug dose charts for canines, felines, and equines. Provides broad coverage of the basics of veterinary anaesthesia and how it is implemented in clinical practice Includes new information on mechanisms of general anaesthesia Features new and improved photographs and line illustrations, plus end of chapter questions to test your knowledge Covers veterinary anaesthesia for a wide range of species, including dogs, cats, horses, rabbits, donkeys, and pigs Expands example case material to increase relevance to day-to-day clinical practice Updated to contain the latest developments in the field, Veterinary Anaesthesia: Principles to Practice is designed specifically for veterinary students and those preparing to take advanced qualifications in veterinary anaesthesia. It is also a useful reference for veterinarians in practice and advanced veterinary nurses and technicians.
Categories: Medical

Veterinary Nursing

Veterinary Nursing

A comprehensive guide to the care and nursing of small animals for all veterinary nurses in training and practice.

Author: D. R. Lane

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: CORNELL:31924084927502

Category: Pets

Page: 708

View: 363

A comprehensive guide to the care and nursing of small animals for all veterinary nurses in training and practice.
Categories: Pets

Veterinary Nursing

Veterinary Nursing

A companion to Lane and Cooper's Veterinary Nursing, this practical resource follows the structure of the main text and includes answers that function as mini-tutorials, with clear rationales for the correct answer and learning ...

Author: Julie E. Ouston

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical

ISBN: CORNELL:31924089469641

Category: Medical

Page: 298

View: 428

Reflecting changes to the National Occupational Standards, the new edition of this popular self-test guide includes revised content, new material, and an additional discussion on why an incorrect answer might have been chosen and why confusion could have arisen in the reader's mind. A companion to Lane and Cooper's Veterinary Nursing, this practical resource follows the structure of the main text and includes answers that function as mini-tutorials, with clear rationales for the correct answer and learning opportunities for the student. · 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. · 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.
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Veterinary Anaesthesia

Veterinary Anaesthesia

This comprehensive textbook covers the key principles of veterinary anaesthesia and encompasses a wide range of species.

Author: Alexandra Dugdale

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118279335

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 584

This comprehensive textbook covers the key principles of veterinary anaesthesia and encompasses a wide range of species. Information is summarised in a simple, reader-friendly format, while still providing the detail you need for an advanced level of study. The easy-reference structure is designed to help you identify and access topics of interest quickly. Over 180 photographs and line drawings illustrate the scientific principles, equipment and the techniques you need to know. A self-test section at the end of every chapter helps you to learn and revise each topic. As well as the technical and species-based chapters, you will find useful chapters that you can refer to as part of your daily practice: Quick Reference Guide to Analgesic Infusions Trouble-shooting for common problems encountered in anaesthetised patients Anaesthetic Machine Checks Canine, Feline and Equine Emergency Drug Dose Charts Designed specifically for veterinary students and those preparing to take advanced qualifications in veterinary anaesthesia. It is also a useful reference for veterinarians in practice and advanced veterinary nurses and technicians.
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Equine Veterinary Nursing

Equine Veterinary Nursing

The British Equine Veterinary Association is pleased to endorse this text as a 'must have' for all trainee equine veterinary nurses and their training practices." - Deidre M Carson BVSc(Syd) MRCVS Immediate Past President, BEVA

Author: Karen Coumbe

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118336267

Category: Medical

Page: 496

View: 390

The breadth and depth of expertise essential for equineveterinary nursing today is provided in this definitive textbook. Thoroughly revised and updated in its second edition, and nowfully illustrated in colour. This book covers the content ofthe ever-expanding equine nursing syllabus, while still succinctlycovering all the basics that veterinary nurses specialising inother species need to know. The key subjects included are: basicequine management, medical and surgical equine nursing, nutrition,reproduction and foal care, emergency first aid, and the theoryunderpinning these and other important topics. Equine Veterinary Nursing Second Edition is presented ina clear and user-friendly manner, appropriate for all thoseinvolved in equine nursing. A practical approach is used throughoutand procedures are illustrated with a large number of line diagramsand clinical photographs. It is an essential manual for all studentand qualified equine veterinary nurses and all those involved inthe care of horses. KEY FEATURES Includes a new chapter on the equine nurse’s professionalresponsibilities Major revisions to the chapters on diagnostic imaging andsurgical nursing to reflect advances in technology andtechniques All information on health and safety management updated inkeeping with new regulations Authors include both vets and experienced equine nurses Endorsed by the British Equine Veterinary Association "With the increasing demands of equine practice has come theneed for well trained and competent equine nurses. There have beensignificant improvements in and expansion of the equine VeterinaryNurse training syllabus over the past few years to meet thesedemands. This new and updated edition of Equine VeterinaryNursing covers all aspects of the new syllabus with wellwritten and illustrated chapters from a wide range of knowledgableand experienced authors. The British Equine Veterinary Associationis pleased to endorse this text as a 'must have' for all traineeequine veterinary nurses and their training practices."- Deidre M Carson BVSc(Syd) MRCVS Immediate Past President, BEVA
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