Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Susan Bryant
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118692217
Category: Medical
Page: 416
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Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians is a highly practicalguide to anesthesia skills for veterinary technicians published inassociation with the Academy of Veterinary Technician Anesthetists(AVTA). Packed with hints and tips to aid technicians in thepractice of veterinary anesthesia, the book offers an essentialresource to building anesthesia skills and improving knowledge.Encompassing both background knowledge and practical application ofanesthesia-related skills, Anesthesia for VeterinaryTechnicians is a valuable resource for veterinary techniciansof all skill levels. Supplementary website materials, including charts and forms foruse in the practice, are available at ahref="http://www.wiley.com/go/bryant"www.wiley.com/go/bryant/a.

Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians


Author: John Thomas,Phillip Lerche
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 032335601X
Category: Medical
Page: 456
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Covering essential principles of anesthesia administration and pain management in small and large animals, Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians, 5th Edition is completely updated with the latest drugs and techniques. This entry-level practical resource prepares you to properly administer anesthesia with the most up-to-date information on pre-anesthetic preparation of the patient, induction procedures, monitoring animals’ vital signs during the anesthetic period, and postoperative care. Dive into interesting discussions of actions and side effects of anesthetic agents; the physiology of respiration, heart rate, and blood pressure; emergency response; anesthetic equipment; and specialized techniques — and take a more integrated approach to learning techniques for anesthesia administration with the text’s expertly illustrated step-by-step procedures. Comprehensive coverage of lab animals and large and small animals makes this an excellent resource for veterinary students and technicians. Two large animal anesthesia chapters cover pain management and anesthetic techniques for equine, ruminant, camelid, and swine patients. Procedures boxes offer clear step-by-step guidelines, with sequential, high-quality color photos, for performing common procedures during each phase of an anesthetic event. Reference tables and boxes facilitate rapid access to information like fluid administration rates, properties of anesthetic drugs, oxygen flow rates, anesthetic protocols, and normal and abnormal monitoring parameters. Vet Tech Threads help you grasp key content and include pedagogical aids, such as: introductions, suggested readings, boxed Technician Notes, learning objectives, chapter outlines, key terms, and a glossary. Glossary at the end of the text provides you with accurate, concise definitions. Evolve site provides you with additional interactive assets that reinforce what you learn in the text. NEW! Updated drug information, equipment, and techniques keep you up-to-date on the latest advances in the field. NEW! Content on camelid anesthesia prepares you to properly treat llamas and alpacas.

Burnout in der psychiatrischen Krankenpflege

Resultate einer empirischen Untersuchung
Author: Jiri Modestin,Marianne Lerch,Wolfgang Böker
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3642851266
Category: Medical
Page: 91
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Die umfassende empirische Studie untersucht das Burnoutsyndrom in der psychiatrischen Krankenpflege. Begriffsanalysen untermauern die Eigenständigkeit dieses Syndroms. Die Auswertung der Resultate identifizierte vier Hauptursachen für das "Ausbrennen" beim psychiatrischen Pflegepersonal: Ärger, Agression, zu geringe Transparenz, zu große Arbeitsbelastung sowie Persönlichkeitscharakteristika der Betroffenen. Die Ergebnisse sind für alle Mitarbeiter psychiatrischer und medizinischer Einrichtungen von großer Bedeutung.

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Monica M. Tighe,Marg Brown
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323171397
Category: Medical
Page: 760
View: 8768
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Whether you’re a new vet tech student or reviewing for the certification exam, Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition is the ideal review tool to help you master critical concepts and pass the VTNE. Now in full color, this edition features a user-friendly outline format that helps break down information visually. Coverage reinforces key concepts in basic and clinical sciences, clinical applications, patient management and nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, medical and surgical nursing, and critical care, plus new information on pain management. To ensure the most meaningful review, the Evolve site features a study mode that includes 500 review questions and an exam mode that offers a computer-based testing environment similar to what you will encounter when taking the VTNE. Comprehensive coverage includes all areas of veterinary technology, such as: basic and clinical sciences; clinical applications; patient management, nursing and nutrition; anesthesia and pharmacology; and professional practices and issues. Comprehensive review exam at the end of the text contains 350 questions that provide you with a solid review of the vet tech curriculum and the information you need to know to pass the VTNE. User-friendly outline format is conducive to classification and grouping of material, which helps you retain the content. Coverage of dogs, cats, large animals, birds, reptiles, and laboratory animals ensures you are prepared for all aspects of the national board examination. Summarized concepts and procedures are highlighted in boxes and tables to support visual learners. Student-friendly chapter format contains a chapter outline, learning outcomes, a glossary, and review questions. Appendix of veterinary technician resources include American, Canadian, and international vet tech associations; registration of technicians; and special internet sites of interest to veterinary technicians. NEW! Chapter on pain management and updated and expanded chapter discussions provide the information needed to pass the VTNE NEW! Companion Evolve website contains a practice exam that simulates the computer-based VTNE testing environment. NEW! Full-color format features vivid color photos to support comprehension and recognition of essential concepts including histology, hematology, diagnostic microbiology and mycology, virology, urinalysis, and parasitology.

Small Animal Dental Procedures for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses


Author: Jeanne R. Perrone
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111845314X
Category: Medical
Page: 256
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Small Animal Dental Procedures for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is a comprehensive, procedures-based resource for technicians and nurses involved with all aspects of canine, feline, and exotic animal dentistry. Heavily illustrated and clinically oriented, this training manual provides step-by-step instructions on the oral exam, anesthesia, cleaning and radiology, as well as the necessary background on dental anatomy, common diseases and terminology. Each chapter includes learning objectives and key terms to promote retention, and a companion website provides review questions, training exercises, images from the book and additional images in PowerPoint, chapter glossaries, and forms available for download. Fully authored by Veterinary Technician Specialists in Dentistry, the book covers all aspects of veterinary dentistry that a technician will encounter in daily practice, with a special emphasis on the technician’s role relative to dental procedures. With extensive full-color pictures, review questions and glossary terms, Small Animal Dental Procedures for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is equally useful for veterinary technician or nursing students, technicians or nurses in practice, and those pursuing their specialty certification in veterinary dentistry.

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians - E-Book


Author: Monica M. Tighe,Marg Brown
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323075681
Category: Medical
Page: 640
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Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd edition introduces and reviews the material in each of your veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science, diagnostics and applications, to professional practices and issues are presented in a user-friendly outline format that is ideal whether you're a new student or you're reviewing for your certification exams. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Comprehensive coverage of veterinary technology spans basic and clinical sciences, applications, patient management, nursing, nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, as well as personal, practice and professional management skills - everything you need for both the U.S. and Canadian certification exams. Care of large animals, birds, reptiles and laboratory animals, in addition to cats and dogs, is included. Chapter outlines, learning outcomes and expanded glossaries help you comprehend and retain essential material. Summary tables are ideal for reference or review. Review questions at the end of each chapter, in addition to a 300-question comprehensive review exam, test and reinforce your knowledge of veterinary technology. Six appendixes ensure crucial resources are always at your fingertips. State-of-the-art Alternative Imaging Technology chapter discusses computed tomography and nuclear scintigraphy to complement ultrasound technology. Enhanced content highlights vet tech responsibilities in genetics, small animal nursing, veterinary dentistry, zoonoses, breeding/reproduction, neonatal care, and much more. Small animal nursing instruction now includes dermatology, auricular treatments and ophthalmology. Extended pharmacology coverage features pain management. Personal and practice management skills include expanded OSHA/WHMIS guidelines and ethics discussions.

McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Joanna M. Bassert,Dennis M. McCurnin
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455728845
Category: Medical
Page: 1472
View: 3385
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Considered a fundamental text in the field of veterinary technology, McCurnin’s Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians is back in its 7th edition and better than ever! Written by veterinarians, including many board-certified specialists, and veterinary technicians who understand the vet tech curriculum, this text is full of everything you’ll need to know in your practice. Sections on small and large animals, birds, reptiles, and small mammals embrace every aspect of the veterinary field, while case presentations of actual patient situations link information to relevant, real-life scenarios you may encounter in future practice. Get it all with this extensive and practical text essential to the veterinary technician profession! Full color visuals make learning easier with accurate depictions of specific disorders, diseases, and procedures. Detailed information of the technician’s role in every procedure enables you to focus on your role in veterinary practice. Birds, reptiles, and small mammals chapter keeps you up-to-date with care and treatment for these increasingly popular pets. Chapters on pharmacology, pain management, restraint, and veterinary oncology offer a broader understanding of the responsibilities of a technician. The TEACH manual provides instructors with teaching/learning objectives, key terms, critical thinking challenges, and chapter quizzes, while the workbook contains applied quizzes and activities for each chapter. New case presentations help link information to real life by illustrating scenarios of actual patient situations and outcomes. Increased coverage of large animal concerns, such as nutrition, emergency nursing, pain management, and anesthesia, prepare you for potential patients. New chapters on Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, and Laws, Regulations, and Ethics, as well as expanded sections in Anesthesia, Nursing, and Dentistry provide the most comprehensive information. Newly added key terms, glossary, outlines, boxed “Technician Tips,? and learning objectives aid studying.

Review Questions and Answers for Veterinary Technicians - REVISED REPRINT


Author: Thomas P. Colville
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323341446
Category: Medical
Page: 528
View: 7387
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With more than 5,000 practice questions in the book and online, Review Questions and Answers for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition - Revised Reprint prepares you for success on the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE). Subject areas covered include: pharmacology, surgical preparation and assisting, dentistry, laboratory procedures, animal nursing, diagnostic imaging, and anesthesiology. A new Evolve website lets you answer questions in practice mode, or as a VTNE-style, 150-question practice exam with instant feedback. Written by veterinary technology educator Thomas Colville, this engaging review gives you the practice and the confidence you need to master the VTNE. More than 5,000 review questions in the book prepare you to pass the VTNE by testing factual knowledge, reasoning skills, and clinical judgment in the seven primary subject areas of veterinary technology. Multiple-choice question format mirrors the format used in the VTNE. Answers include rationales for correct and incorrect answers, and are provided at the back of the book. NEW! An Evolve companion website contains 5,000 questions and a practice exam that simulates the computer-based VTNE testing environment, and provides instant feedback and a test score.

Medical, Surgical, and Anesthetic Nursing for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Paul W. Pratt
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 627
View: 7512
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This text provides a guide to performing medical procedures commonly used in veterinary practice. It explains topics such as: first aid; patient management; supportive care; reproduction; and treatment techniques for small animals, birds, exotics, horses and food animals.

Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians - E-Book


Author: Thomas P. Colville,Joanna M. Bassert
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323356206
Category: Medical
Page: 656
View: 8565
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Start your veterinary technician education off on the right foot with Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd Edition. Combining expert clinical coverage with engaging writing and vivid illustrations, this popular text is the key to helping you understand the anatomic and physiologic principles that will carry you throughout your career. In addition to its comprehensive coverage of the diverse ways in which animal bodies function at both the systemic and cellular levels, the new third edition features a variety of helpful application boxes, vocabulary lists, and Test Yourself questions in every chapter to ensure you have a firm grasp of anatomic structure and its relevance to clinical practice. High quality, full color illustrations highlight the details of anatomic structure to enhance understanding of anatomy functions. Chapter outlines summarize the contents of each chapter at the major concept level. Clinical Application boxes throughout the text demonstrate the clinical relevance of anatomic and physiologic principles. Test Yourself questions recap important information that appeared in the preceding section. Comprehensive glossary at the end of the text provides concise definitions and phonetic pronunciations of terms. NEW! Vocabulary Fundamentals list of terms at the beginning of each chapter introduce readers to new scientific terms and their pronunciations.

Fundamentals of Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Janet Amundson Romich
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781401842932
Category: Medical
Page: 412
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This practical, visual presentation of medications used by veterinary and laboratory animal technicians makes it easy to comprehend such concepts as dose calculations, medication preparation and medication handling techniques. Readers first will review the basic anatomy and physiology of the body systems, and then they will be introduced to the drugs that treat diseases of those systems. Interactive CD-ROMs help readers understand does calculations and fluid administrations and give readers an excellent tool for certification examination preparation. On-line resources help students hone their critical thinking skills, and case studies show the practical use of the texts material.

AAEVT's Equine Manual for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Deborah Reeder,Sheri Miller,DeeAnn Wilfong,Midge Leitch,Dana Zimmel
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118504828
Category: Medical
Page: 424
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AAEVT's Equine Manual for Veterinary Technicians offers a compendium of information on the care and treatment of horses for equine veterinary technicians. Highly accessible and easy to use, the book builds on the basics of equine care to provide a complete reference for equine nursing and technical skills. AAEVT's Equine Manual for Veterinary Technicians is an invaluable guide for qualified equine veterinary technicians and assistants, particularly those earning their equine certification, vet tech students, and equine practices.

Atlas der bildgebenden Diagnostik bei Heimtieren

Vögel - Kleinsäuger - Reptilien
Author: Maria-Elisabeth Krautwald-Junghanns,Michael Pees,Sven Reese
Publisher: Schlütersche
ISBN: 3842680260
Category: Medical
Page: 464
View: 6470
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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.

Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses


Author: Mary Ellen Goldberg
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111881116X
Category: Medical
Page: 440
View: 1856
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Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses guides readers through the important concepts of animal pain management, providing specific approaches to managing pain in a wide variety of veterinary conditions. Emphasizing the technician's role in advocating for the patient, the book equips technicians with the knowledge needed to manage pain in dogs, cats, horses, livestock, exotics, and zoo animals. Logically and comprehensively covering this difficult subject, Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses provides both introductory material on the tenets of pain management and specific techniques to apply in the clinical setting. With information on recognizing and understanding pain, the physiology of pain, pharmacology, and analgesia in different settings, the book outlines how to practice good pain management as an integral part of nursing care. Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses provides both basic and advanced information, allowing students, practicing veterinary technicians and nurses, and veterinary staff alike to take a more active role in pain management and develop a more thorough understanding of this complex subject.

Exotic Animal Medicine for the Veterinary Technician


Author: Bonnie M. Ballard,Ryan Cheek
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 9780813819280
Category: Medical
Page: 379
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This handbook is a straightforward introduction to exotic animal medicine for the veterinary technician. Exotic Animal Medicine for the Veterinary Technician introduces technicians to the exotic animals they’re most likely to see in practice, and provides clear-cut descriptions of common procedures on exotics. Together with 12 contributing authors, Ballard and Cheek describe in detail common technical procedures performed on exotics including: venipuncture, bandaging and wound care, administration of drugs, tube feeding, catheter placement, and urine collection. The book’s coverage also extends to basic anatomy, physiology, reproduction, husbandry, zoonotic diseases, restraint, radiology, surgery and anesthesia, parasitology, hematology, emergency and critical care, and nutrition. Although intended primarily as a textbook for students in veterinary technician programs, the complete coverage of exotic animal clinical procedures makes this an invaluable reference for veterinary technicians and practicing veterinarians alike.

Atlas der Anatomie des Pferdes

Lehrbuch für Tierärzte und Studierende
Author: Klaus-Dieter Budras
Publisher: Schlütersche
ISBN: 3899930029
Category:
Page: 186
View: 5799
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Topographische Anatomie: Schultergliedmaße. Beckengliedmaße. Kopf. Zentralnervensystem. Stammskelett und Hals. Brusthöhle. Bauchwand und Bauchhöhle. Becken und Leistengegend. Harn- und Geschlechtsorgane. Spezielle Anatomie: Myologie. Lymphsystem. Peripheres Nervensystem. Nervi craniales.

Veterinary Technician's Daily Reference Guide

Canine and Feline
Author: Candyce M. Jack,Patricia M. Watson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118810627
Category: Medical
Page: 940
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Veterinary Technician’s Daily Reference Guide: Canineand Feline, Third Edition provides a quick reference to allaspects of a technician’s daily responsibilities in clinicalpractice. Retaining the tabular format for easy access, theThird Edition adds more in-depth skill descriptions, allowing thetechnician to reach an even higher level of care. Coverageranges from anatomy and preventative care to diagnostic and patientcare skills, pain management, anesthesia, andpharmacology. Now fully revised and updated, the book is designed to build on aveterinary technician’s current knowledge, acting as a quickrefresher in the daily clinic setting. A companion websiteoffers forms and worksheets, training materials, review questions,vocabulary flashcards, links to online resources, and the figuresfrom the book in PowerPoint. The Third Edition is aninvaluable practical resource for increasing confidence andimproving technical skills for veterinary technicians.

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Handbook of Veterinary Anesthesia - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource
Author: William W Muir, III,John A E Hubbell
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323080707
Category:
Page: 616
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Handbook of Veterinary Anesthesia, 4th Edition is a convenient, complete, and practical resource for administering safe and effective anesthesia to small and large animals, including exotic pets. Long valued by students and practitioners alike, this handbook features all the practical and applied aspects of veterinary anesthesia, including patient evaluation, preanesthetic medications, local anesthesia and anesthetic techniques, and more. The book describes drugs used perioperatively and their clinical applications in detail and pays special attention to complementary and integrative approaches to pain management.Key points and special considerations are now called out in boxes to highlight the most important and critical information for immediate access.Comprehensive yet concise quick reference offers on-the-go, indispensable advice for anesthetic situations.Dogs and cats each have their own chapter, and the special needs and considerations of each species are expanded for more comprehensive coverage.Old and outdated drugs have been eliminated, so the focus is not on the history of veterinary anesthesia but on important, current concepts and techniques.Completely updated drug information and new pain management techniques.A new chapter discusses the unique anesthetic considerations in cats and their clinical applications.The latest information on local anesthesia drugs and techniques.Expanded coverage of post-anesthetic care, monitoring, and analgesic considerations.Covers anesthetic protocols for common procedures in each species.Includes new coverage of the use of constant rate infusion perioperatively.Expanded coverage of euthanasia includes the most current AVMA guidelines for euthanasia techniques.

Large Animal Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians


Author: Elizabeth A. Hanie
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: 9780323028554
Category: Medical
Page: 561
View: 8671
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Elizabeth Hanie covers many large animal clinical procedures & shows the role of the veterinary technician in preparing for, assisting in & following up on each one.