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Covering all companion animals, equine, poultry and exotic patients this is the only dictionary written specifically for veterinary nurses that covers all aspects of the veterinary nursing curriculum. This new edition has been thoroughly updated and expanded to ensure all the information you require can be easily accessed.Presents over 5000 concise but detailed definitions.
27 useful appendices provide a quick reference source for frequently needed data.
Line diagrams aid learning and understanding.More than 250 new definitions covering new diseases, chickens, rabbits, other exotics, jurisprudence and complementary therapy.
Expanded international coverage includes Australian and American diseases.
Increased focus on business terms gives insight into the running of a veterinary practice.
11 new appendices including fluid therapy calculations, common fluids and their uses, rabbit and horse breeds and coat colours, vaccination schedules for chickens, urine crystals, reporting adverse drug reactions, general principles of toxic agents, poisons and toxins, quarantine regulations, action to take for lost/found animals.
Written specifically for veterinary technicians and nurses, the book applies anatomy and physiology to clinical practice, with case examples demonstrating clinical relevance. The figures from the book, additional questions and answers, labeling quizzes, teaching PowerPoints, and a dissection video are available online at www.wiley.com/go/sturtz. This introduction to body system analysis of normal structure and function is a must-have resource for students of veterinary technology and nursing, as well as a useful quick review for the busy professional.
Marieb draws on her career as an A&P professor and her experience completing her nursing education; Hoehn utilizes her medical education and award-winning classroom instruction–together, they explain anatomy & physiology concepts and processes in a meaningful and memorable way.
The new Fifth Edition makes it easier for you to learn key concepts in A&P by presenting information in smaller and more digestible bites, making it easier to distinguish key concepts from supporting details.
NOTE: this is the standalone book, if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below:
0321967305 / 9780321967305 Anatomy & Physiology & MasteringA&P with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card 5/e
Package consists of:
0321861582 / 9780321861580 Anatomy & Physiology 5/e
0321887913 / 9780321887917 MasteringA&P with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Anatomy & Physiology 5/e