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Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care for Veterinary Technicians

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ISBN-10: 1416028048

ISBN-13: 9781416028048

Edition: 2nd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Andrea M. Battaglia

List price: $62.95
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The first book in the field written expressly for veterinary technicians by leaders in the field, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, 2nd Edition is efficiently organized for quick access to dozens of common, life-saving protocols and procedures. Section I includes chapters on assessment, equipment, and therapies and techniques. Every procedure is thoroughly illustrated and described in step-by-step detail with important drug information. Section II addresses specific systemic problems such as hematologic, cardiovascular, and gastrointestinal emergencies; shock; and trauma. Total team management of the critical patient is emphasized throughout. Logically organized by physiologic…    
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Book details

List price: $62.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 3/5/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.628
Language: English

Critically Ill Small Animals
The skill of observation and interpretation
Basic laboratory equipment
Patients lifeline
Fluid therapy
Small animal transfusion medicine
Nutritional support for the critically ill patient
Oxygen therapy techniques
Mechanical ventilation
Pain assessment and treatment
Anesthesia in the critically ill or injured patient
Isolating the critically ill small animal patient with infectious disease
Emergency Care for Small Animals
Management of the shock patient
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Hematologic emergencies
Cardiovascular emergencies
Respiratory system emergencies
Gastrointestinal system emergencies
Metabolic and endocrine system emergencies
Urogenital system emergencies
Reproductive system emergencies
Ocular emergencies
Neurologic system emergencies
Toxicologic emergencies
Avian and exotic emergencies
Disaster medicine
Practice Management
The art of scheduling
Risk management and the emergency veterinary technician