BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

This edition focuses on dogs, cats, small mammals, birds and reptiles. Learning objective boxes, references and further reading, and self-assessment questions accompany each chapter.

Author: Barbara Cooper

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 1910443395

Category: Medical

Page: 960

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This new edition continues to be the classic core textbook for veterinary nursing students and a useful resource for qualified veterinary nurses. The edition has been revised and updated throughout and provides information covering the ‘Day 1 Competencies’ (D1Cs) and ‘Day 1 Skills’ (D1Ss), as set by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), and which every veterinary nurse graduate is expected to meet. This edition focuses on dogs, cats, small mammals, birds and reptiles. Learning objective boxes, references and further reading, and self-assessment questions accompany each chapter.
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BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

KEY FEATURES Anatomy and physiology presented in a single integrated chapter to allow easy comparison Stand-alone chapter on nursing models, with clinical application examples New chapter on professional responsibilities, regulation and ...

Author: Barbara Cooper

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 1905319266

Category: Medical

Page: 968

View: 591

The new edition of this classic core textbook has been fully updated to reflect the current syllabus, including equine content for the first time, while retaining additional useful chapters that are no longer covered in the syllabus. Each chapter includes learning objectives and self assessment questions. There are new chapters on professional responsibilities, professional development and learning. KEY FEATURES Anatomy and physiology presented in a single integrated chapter to allow easy comparison Stand-alone chapter on nursing models, with clinical application examples New chapter on professional responsibilities, regulation and ethics Up-to-date content on MRSA and PETS regulations Appendix on study skills Specially commissioned new drawings Addresses equine species as required by VN core units, including details on anatomy, handling, stabling, feeding, bandaging, radiography, reproduction and anaesthesia
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BSAVA Manual of Practical Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Manual of Practical Veterinary Nursing

This reference resource and teaching aid for the training of veterinary nurses has been revised and updated inline with NVQ practical requirements and offers a complete guide to common procedures and nursing skills used within general ...

Author: Elizabeth Mullineaux

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: CORNELL:31924108470521

Category: Medical

Page: 300

View: 839

This reference resource and teaching aid for the training of veterinary nurses has been revised and updated inline with NVQ practical requirements and offers a complete guide to common procedures and nursing skills used within general practice.--From publisher description.
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BSAVA Pocketbook for Veterinary Nurses

BSAVA Pocketbook for Veterinary Nurses

Retains the practical design of the first edition, with emergency doses and a ruler on the inside covers. The BSAVA Pocketbook for Veterinary Nurses offers quick access to key information on a wealth of procedures.

Author: Emma Gerrard

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 1910443883

Category: Medical

Page: 100

View: 711

The BSAVA Pocketbook for Veterinary Nurses offers quick access to key information on a wealth of procedures. In this second edition, editor Emma Gerrard has built on the excellent work of Louise O’Dwyer to reflect the expanding responsibilities of the profession whilst retaining handy features, such as emergency doses and a ruler on the inside covers. Notable additions include: Surgical and anaesthetic checklists, pain scales for dogs, cats and rabbits, dental recording charts, and PROTECT ME information on antimicrobial resistance. Key points Expanded and updated to cover more aspects of modern veterinary nursing. Arranged in alphabetical order and cross-referenced for ease of use. Provides convenient access to condensed knowledge from a range of BSAVA titles. Over 70 full-colour illustrations bring life to radiographic positioning, bandaging and more. Retains the practical design of the first edition, with emergency doses and a ruler on the inside covers.
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BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pet and Wildlife Nursing

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pet and Wildlife Nursing

This Manual provides veterinary nurses with a greater understanding of these requirements, enabling them to modify and apply their skills to these cases.

Author: Molly Varga

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 1905319355

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 297

The number of exotic and wildlife cases presented at the veterinary practice has increased significantly in the past 10 years, with increasing expectations regarding level of care. The nursing requirements of these less familiar species are significantly different from those of dogs and cats. This Manual provides veterinary nurses with a greater understanding of these requirements, enabling them to modify and apply their skills to these cases. Written by veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons with expertise in this field, this Manual is practical and user-friendly, enabling the easy and direct application of theory to practice. Patient care is discussed in a logical sequence, from the initial telephone call through to consultation, admittance, hospitalization and intervention. A variety of useful tools, including husbandry questionnaires, anaesthesia record forms and a collection of client handouts are also included. An ideal resource for student and qualified veterinary nurses, as well as other members of the veterinary healthcare team.
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BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Advanced Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Advanced Veterinary Nursing

The third in the series, the BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing, was written to provide a deeper level of information for qualified veterinary nurses, especially those undertaking Medical or Surgical Diplomas.

Author: Alasdair Hotston Moore

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 0905214927

Category: Medical

Page: 300

View: 978

The third in the series, the BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing, was written to provide a deeper level of information for qualified veterinary nurses, especially those undertaking Medical or Surgical Diplomas. The new edition has been completely revised and updated under the direction of the new editorial team of Alasdair Hotston Moore and Suzanne Rudd. Reflecting recent advances in nursing skills and training, the content has been upgraded to include more advanced procedures. Full colour photos and specially commissioned illustrations, together with text boxes and tinted tables ensure the easy-to-use format that is the trademark of the BSAVA Manuals.
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The Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing2

The Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing2

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing, fourth ed. BSAVA, Gloucester. This page intentionally left blank Canine and feline anatomy and. Health and Safety Executive (HSE): <http:// www.hse.gov.uk> A detailed discussion about the legal ...

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702040504

Category: Medical

Page: 732

View: 966

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.
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Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Jones, M. & Mullineux, E. (2007) BSAVA Manual of Practical Veterinary Nursing. Gloucester: BSAVA. Lane, D, Cooper, B. & Turner, L. (2007) BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing. Gloucester: BSAVA. Masters, J. & Martin, C. (2006) Animal ...

Author: Hilary Orpet

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118279458

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 818

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

However, this leaves the forelegs free and the cat may scratch the veterinary surgeon. 4. Action: Place your other hand under the chin and raise the ... BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing. BSAVA, Gloucester. Dallas, S. (Ed.), 1999.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702058820

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 984

"..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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Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

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.

Author: Nicola Ackerman

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0702066028

Category:

Page: 832

View: 255

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 editor of the Veterinary Nursing Journal, and is currently the chair of The Pet Obesity Taskforce. Nicola is a winner of several awards including the Blue Cross/BVNA Veterinary Nurse of the Year 2010. Nicola was the first Veterinary Nurse in the UK to become a veterinary nurse specialist in nutrition.
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Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing E Book

Aspinall s Complete Textbook of Veterinary Nursing E Book

Fluid Therapy for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians. ButterworthHeinemann, Oxford. Houlton, J.E.F., Cook, J.L., Innes, J.F., et al. (Eds.), 2006. BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Musculoskeletal Disorders.

Author: Nicola Lakeman (Previously Ackerman)

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702066092

Category: Medical

Page: 832

View: 300

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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Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology Textbook

Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology Textbook

Vicky has also acted as editor for Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing and The Complete Textbook of Veterinary ... Victoria Aspinall) the chapter on anatomy and physiology in the BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing, 4th edition.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702057335

Category: Medical

Page: 286

View: 215

A sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology is an essential basis for the effective clinical treatment of companion animals. The new third edition Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology Textbook offers clear and comprehensive of the common companion animal species. Updated throughout with a new section added on large companion animals, the new edition features augmented online learning resources with new questions and quizzes. Students can test their knowledge with multi-choice questions, drag and drop exercises and an image bank, while instructors can download questions, figures and exercises to use as teaching aids. An essential first purchase for all those embarking upon a veterinary career Includes augmented on-line resources with self-assessment tools and teaching aids Comprehensive coverage of all major companion animal species New large animal section added covering the cow, sheep and pig 'Applied Anatomy' tips relate theory to clinical practice, showing the relationship between anatomy and physiology and the disease process
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Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology E Book

Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology E Book

She has also been responsible for a series of CD ROMs on anatomy and physiology and has been a contributor to several major veterinary nursing textbooks, including BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing, 4th edition.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702048593

Category: Medical

Page: 252

View: 660

A sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology is an essential basis for the effective clinical treatment of companion animals. The new Introduction to Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology Textbook builds on the success of the first edition in its thorough coverage of the common companion animal species. Updated throughout, the new edition features online learning resources, providing students with the opportunity to test their knowledge with questions and visual exercises, while instructors can download questions, figures and exercises to use as teaching aids. An essential first purchase for all those embarking upon a veterinary career Now with on-line resources including self-assessment tools and teaching aids Comprehensive coverage of all major companion animal species New equine chapter 'Applied Anatomy' tips relate theory to clinical practice, showing the relationship between anatomy and physiology and the disease process
Categories: Medical

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

This new edition continues to be the classic core textbook for veterinary nursing students and a useful resource for qualified veterinary nurses.

Author: Barbara Cooper

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 1910443387

Category: Medical

Page: 900

View: 801

This new edition continues to be the classic core textbook for veterinary nursing students and a useful resource for qualified veterinary nurses. The edition has been revised and updated throughout and provides information covering the ‘Day 1 Competencies’ (D1Cs) and ‘Day 1 Skills’ (D1Ss), as set by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), and which every veterinary nurse graduate is expected to meet. This edition focuses on dogs, cats, small mammals, birds and reptiles. Learning objective boxes, references and further reading, and self-assessment questions accompany each chapter.
Categories: Medical

Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Veterinary Practice1

Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Veterinary Practice1

BSAVA Guide to Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Practice. BSAVA, Gloucester. Bowden, C., Masters, J., 2003. Textbook of Veterinary Medical Nursing. Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford. Bush, B.M., 1975. Veterinary Laboratory Manual.

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702047701

Category: Medical

Page: 321

View: 883

Clinical Procedures in Small Animal Veterinary Practice is your straightforward refresher in basic veterinary procedures. If as a veterinary student or graduate have you ever struggled to connect all your learning to concrete clinical practice, or felt an overpowering and urgent need for a quick, clear and reliable reprisal of basic clinical procedures, then this is the book for you. All the clinical procedures fundamental to the success of the student and practitioner are covered in clear, step-by-step format and with a wealth of colour illustrations for maximum clarity and understanding. Dogs, cats, rabbits and avian species are all dealt with. Everything you need to know about basic procedures, but may have been afraid to ask, is presented here in one convenient volume, authored by two noted veterinary educators with years of teaching experience between them. All the principal basic procedures covered Step-by-step 'action/rationale' approach Full colour format illustrated with 250 colour figures Authors have long experience of teaching and training vets Never struggle to find definitive information on basic procedures again
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The Consulting Veterinary Nurse

The Consulting Veterinary Nurse

From the basics of setting up the consulting room to running and marketing individual clinics, this book provides a comprehensive coverage of the role of the consulting veterinary nurse.

Author: Nicola Ackerman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470655146

Category: Medical

Page: 251

View: 502

The Consulting Veterinary Nurse is an invaluable source of information for all veterinary nurses setting up and conducting their own nursing clinics in small animal practice. From the basics of setting up the consulting room to running and marketing individual clinics, this book provides a comprehensive coverage of the role of the consulting veterinary nurse. A large section of the book details specific clinics run by nurses, including nutritional assessments, behavioural clinics, puppy parties, seasonal information campaigns, senior pet clinics and medical clinics for a full range of conditions from arthritis and dental problems to epilepsy and cancer. A chapter specifically on rabbit clinics is also included. Written by an experienced senior veterinary nurse, this is a vital guide for all veterinary nurses seeking to develop their consulting role and contribute effectively to the long-term success of their practice. KEY FEATURES Provides a comprehensive guide to the role of the consulting veterinary nurse Details specific nutritional, medical and behavioural clinics run by nurses Includes advice on presentation, marketing and communicating with clients Discusses client compliance and internal procedure and protocol Contains sample diet history sheets and unit conversion charts for use in practice Endorsed by the British Veterinary Nursing Association
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The Complete Textbook of Animal Health Welfare E Book

The Complete Textbook of Animal Health   Welfare E Book

Mosby, St Louis Dyke K M, Sack W O, Wensing C J G 1996 Text book of veterinary anatomy, 2nd edn, W B Saunders ... Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Lane D R, Cooper B, Turner L 2007 BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing.

Author: Jane Williams

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702049354

Category: Medical

Page: 504

View: 693

The Complete Textbook of Animal Health and Welfare is a core text for students in animal care, animal technology or animal science programmes, and a supplementary text for related equine, wildlife and veterinary courses. It provides an in depth text for students at Further Education (FE) levels 2 and 3, and a foundation text for students studying in Higher Education. Each chapter covers the subject in depth (level 3 FE) via diagrams, images and text, then summarises it at a foundation level (level 2 FE) to engage students of different abilities. core text for students studying animal care, animal technology or animal science supplementary text for related equine, wildlife and veterinary courses reflects all aspects covered in the animal care curriculum highly illustrated written by author with expertise in this area with many contributions from experienced educationalists and experts to ensure quality & validity covers all species
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Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

This edition reflects the advances our profession has made in recent years and will equip the reader with the information they need to deliver nursing care of the highest standard." —Liz Branscombe, DipAVN(Surg) RVN Handbook of Veterinary ...

Author: Hilary Orpet

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405145534

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 711

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing presents essential guidance and helpful tips on developing and delivering high quality nursing care and skills. Fully updated, this easy-to-follow guide reflects recent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, current terminology and drugs in use. The emphasis is on the importance of working methodically, using high quality procedures, to help the whole veterinary team ensure the most successful outcomes in animal care. Written in note form for quick reference by veterinary nurses and technicians at all stages of their training and career, this will be invaluable for both exam revision and quick reference in clinic. Contents include: The nursing process in veterinary care, physical assessment of the patient, managing the hospital environment, managing the operating room, surgical nursing activities, anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, diagnostic tests, triage and emergency procedures, and essential calculations for drugs, fluids, nutrition and radiographic exposures. Key features: •Gives clinical advice quickly and simply •Written by authors with many years experience of veterinary nurse training and education •Contains essential calculations •Illustrated in colour throughout
Categories: Medical

Equine Veterinary Nursing

Equine Veterinary Nursing

This book covers the content of the ever-expanding equine nursing syllabus, while still succinctly covering all the basics that veterinary nurses specialising in other species need to know.

Author: Karen Coumbe

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 0470656557

Category: Medical

Page: 496

View: 478

The breadth and depth of expertise essential for equine veterinary nursing today is provided in this definitive textbook. Thoroughly revised and updated in its second edition, and now fully illustrated in colour. This book covers the content of the ever-expanding equine nursing syllabus, while still succinctly covering all the basics that veterinary nurses specialising in other species need to know. The key subjects included are: basic equine management, medical and surgical equine nursing, nutrition, reproduction and foal care, emergency first aid, and the theory underpinning these and other important topics. Equine Veterinary Nursing Second Edition is presented in a clear and user-friendly manner, appropriate for all those involved in equine nursing. A practical approach is used throughout and procedures are illustrated with a large number of line diagrams and clinical photographs. It is an essential manual for all student and qualified equine veterinary nurses and all those involved in the care of horses. KEY FEATURES Includes a new chapter on the equine nurse’s professional responsibilities Major revisions to the chapters on diagnostic imaging and surgical nursing to reflect advances in technology and techniques All information on health and safety management updated in keeping 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 the need for well trained and competent equine nurses. There have been significant improvements in and expansion of the equine Veterinary Nurse training syllabus over the past few years to meet these demands. This new and updated edition of Equine Veterinary Nursing covers all aspects of the new syllabus with well written and illustrated chapters from a wide range of knowledgable and experienced authors. 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
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BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing

BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing

The BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing forms part of the BSAVA Manuals of Veterinary Nursing series (edited by Gill Simpson) is aimed at veterinary nurses who wish to extend their knowledge and skills with information at a level ...

Author: Alasdair Hotston-Moore

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: CORNELL:31924084956683

Category: Medical

Page: 223

View: 708

As the role of the veterinary nurse changes, there is an increasing need to understand new techniques and cope with public demands. Levels of responsibility are also rising. The BSAVA Manual of Advanced Veterinary Nursing forms part of the BSAVA Manuals of Veterinary Nursing series (edited by Gill Simpson) is aimed at veterinary nurses who wish to extend their knowledge and skills with information at a level beyond the VN qualification. A problem-based approach to internal medicine is introduced, with techniques for nursing major surgical and critical cases, and the management of a critical care unit. Advanced laboratory and radiography chapters cover techniques and interpretation, including newer imaging techniques. To cater for recent developments, chapters are included on equine nursing and practice management. There is also a section on exotic and wildlife nursing. Although it is not intended to be a comprehensive textbook, this manual will be helpful as an introduction and source of further information for the Diplomas in Advanced Veterinary Nursing. It is an essential manual for professional staff in practice wishing to improve their standard of nursing care as we move into the next millennium. BSAVA, BVNA and FECAVA members can claim their member discount by ordering direct from: British Small Animal Veterinary Association Woodrow House, 1 Telford Way, Waterwells Business Park, Quedgeley, Gloucester, GL2 4AB, Tel: 01452 726709, Fax: 01452 726701, E-mail: [email protected]
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