Elsevier's Veterinary Assisting Textbook - E-Book by Margi Sirois, EdD, MS, RVT, LAT

Elsevier's Veterinary Assisting Textbook - E-Book

byMargi Sirois, EdD, MS, RVT, LAT, Margi Sirois

Other | March 14, 2014

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Based on NAVTA-approved guidelines,Elsevier's Veterinary Assisting Textbookby Margi Sirois offers comprehensive coverage of the knowledge and skills you need for a successful career in veterinary assisting. You'll learn about the role of the veterinary assistant and how to perform key responsibilities of the job, including assisting the veterinary technician and the veterinarian by restraining animals, setting up equipment and supplies, cleaning and maintaining practice and laboratory facilities, and feeding and exercising patients.

  • Targeted coverage addresses only those topics that arerelevant to veterinary assisting.
  • Authoritative content covers everything you need to know topass the Approved Veterinary Assistant (AVA) examand succeed in clinical practice.
  • Authors and contributors areleading expertsin veterinary medicine, veterinary technology, and veterinary assisting.
  • Full-color formatfeatures a wealth ofillustrations and photographsthat clarify key concepts and enhance learning.

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Title:Elsevier's Veterinary Assisting Textbook - E-BookFormat:OtherDimensions:528 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:March 14, 2014Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323290442

ISBN - 13:9780323290449

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Extra Content

Table of Contents

  1. Overview of the Veterinary Profession
  2. Office Procedures and Client Relations
  3. Medical Terminology
  4. Anatomy and Physiology
  5. Pharmacology and Pharmacy
  6. Animal Behavior and Restraint
  7. Animal Husbandry and Nutrition
  8. Animal Care and Nursing
  9. Anesthesia and Surgical Assisting
  10. Laboratory Procedures
  11. Diagnostic Imaging
  12. Avian and Exotic Animal Care and Nursing


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