Reinforce the A&P principles you've learned in Clinical Anatomy & Physiology for Veterinary Technicians, 2nd Edition with this practical laboratory resource. Filled with interactive exercises, step-by-step procedure guidelines, and full-color photos and illustrations, this lab manual is designed to help you understand A&P in relation to your clinical responsibilities as a veterinary technician and apply your knowledge in the laboratory setting. A comprehensive approach builds on the concepts presented in Clinical Anatomy & Physiology for Veterinary Technicians, 2nd Edition to strengthen your anatomical and physiological knowledge of all major species. Engaging, clinically oriented activities help you establish proficiency in radiographic identification, microscopy, and other essential skills. Step-by-step dissection guides familiarize you with the dissection process and ensure clinical accuracy. Clinical Application boxes demonstrate the clinical relevance of anatomical and physiological principles and reinforce your understanding. Full-color photographs and illustrations clarify structure and function. A renowned author team lends practical guidance specifically designed for veterinary technicians. A detailed glossary provides quick access to hundreds of key terms and definitions.
"Contributors, Joann Colville, DVM, Jennifer Schurrer, DVM, MS, CCRP."--Contributors, page v.
For Veterinary Technology and Pre-veterinary medicine students, here is a comparative veterinary anatomy and physiology manual. This is the only manual to cover cat dissection, sheep heart, brain and eye, and the pig’s kidney. An introduction to laboratory equipment and techniques prepares the students for lab work. The book covers the muscular, digestive, respiratory, cardiovascular, urinary, reproductive, endocrine and nervous systems. It also covers skeletal anatomy of many species. Each chapter includes a physiology experiment to help illustrate some of the principles of physiology covered in lecture portions of the course instruction. Histology of tissues is also covered in this manual. To get the most out of this text, you should have a basic knowledge of biology.
Basic science information, as well as techniques for collecting test samples and interpreting laboratory results, make this a valuable text for veterinary students. Normal values for a variety of domestic species are featured.
Clinical Pathology for the Veterinary Team is a concise,reliable resource for technical team members performing clinicaldiagnostic evaluation. Focusing on sample handling, machinerycalibration, normal physiology and anatomy, clinical diagnostics,and disease processes, the book helps technical team membersto consistently achieve high-quality results in small animal labwork. An essential bench-side reference for in-house laboratories,the book includes a DVD with interactive cases to build skills inreading and interpreting digital slides. With chapters on blood counts, chemistry, urinalysis andelectrolytes, advanced diagnostics, and cytology, ClinicalPathology for the Veterinary Team offers key technicalinformation for consistently obtaining and evaluating samples. Thebook is a practical resource for anyone performing lab work,including veterinary technicians, technician and veterinarystudents, and veterinarians.
This comprehensive guide features in-depth descriptions of over 170 careers in six agricultural fields. Students can learn about job duties, earnings, education and training requirements, high school preparation, outlook, and more for each included career. Sources of additional information and informative web sites are also listed. This book is a must for all junior high and high school career centers and libraries!
Describes 250 occupations which cover approximately 107 million jobs.
This is a guide to computer-readable databases available online, in CD-ROM format, or in other magnetic formats. Details include database descriptions, costs, and whom to contact for purchase. The material is indexed alphabetically, and by subject, vendor, and producer.
Der vorliegende Atlas ist eine bislang einmalige Zusammenstellung aller bildgebenden Verfahren für die drei großen "Heimtierklassen" Vögel, Kleinsäuger und Reptilien. Für jede Kleintierpraxis liegt damit eine ideale Ergänzung zu der bisher verfügbaren Literatur der bildgebenden Diagnostik vor.
Praxisgerecht in Wort und Bild werden alle Diagnose- und Therapieabläufe Step-by-Step vermittelt. Das Buch beschreibt einfache, effiziente Diagnosetechniken ebenso wie die neuesten bildgebenden Verfahren. Darüber hinaus: eigenes Kapitel über Laserchirurgie am Ohr.