Higher Education

Veterinary Technician's Pocket Partner: A Quick Access Reference Guide, 1st Edition

  • Marisa Bauer
  • ISBN-10: 1428357823  |  ISBN-13: 9781428357822
  • 256 Pages
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $67.25
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About

Overview

THE VETERINARY TECHNICIAN'S POCKET PARTNER is a comprehensive, pocket-sized reference guide for the small animal practitioner. The easy to use format provides veterinary technicians access to practical information needed to excel in the workplace. THE VETERINARY TECHNICIAN'S POCKET PARTNER reviews common lab and nursing procedures, animal nutrition, and provides on-the-job terminology and abbreviations right at the reader's fingertips. The Pocket Partner also covers essential clinical topics relating to emergency care, surgery and pharmaceuticals, as well as additional information on standard office procedures. Instead of spending valuable time researching information, veterinary technicians can use the color-coded tabs, helpful websites, and charts like the canine and feline zoonotic table, to quickly access the information they need. The book's wipe and wash pages, and notes pages for personalized information ensure that student's can take this reference guide from the classroom to the workplace.

Features and Benefits

  • COLOR-CODED TABS: save time searching for information by using the color coded, easy to use tabs and helpful websites.
  • POCKETSIZE & CONCISE: can be carried with you and information is easy to digest.
  • DURABLE: The book's wipe and wash pages, and notes pages for personalized information ensure the product will withstand the rigors of use and can be tailored for individual practice settings.

Table of Contents

1. Anatomy.
2. Anesthesia.
3. Cytology and Endocrine Function Testing.
4. Dentistry.
5. Emergencies.
6. Physical Examination.
7. Hematology.
8. Imaging.
9. Nursing Care.
10. Nutrition.
11. Medical Records and Office Procedures.
12. Parasitology.
13. Pharmaceuticals.
14. Pocket Pets.
15. Reproduction.
16. Surgery.
17. Urinalysis.
18. Vaccines and Disease.
19. Zoonosis.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

Delmar's Veterinary Technician Dictionary  (ISBN-10: 0766814211 | ISBN-13: 9780766814219)

Delmar's Veterinary Technology Pocket Dictionary is essential for veterinary technology students. This handy reference includes over 6,000 terms frequently used by practicing veterinary technicians. Entries are cross-referenced to point out key connections between related concepts. Pronunciation keys assist students with uncommon or difficult terms. Appendices provide a quick reference to weight conversion tables, common abbreviations, and laboratory values for both large and small animals.

List Price = $142.95  | CengageBrain Price = $142.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $107.75

Student Supplements

Delmar's Veterinary Technician Dictionary  (ISBN-10: 0766814211 | ISBN-13: 9780766814219)

List Price = $142.95  | CengageBrain Price = $142.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $107.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Marisa Bauer

Marisa Bauer, CVT is a state and nationally certified veterinary technician, who has worked full-time in the field since 2000. Ms. Bauer is a former faculty member of the Minnesota School of Business, Veterinary Technology program and has clinical experience working in small animal medicine, emergency medicine and laboratory medicine. Ms. Bauer is a graduate of Argosy University.