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Includes augmented on-line resources with self-assessment tools and teaching aids
Comprehensive coverage of all major companion animal species
New large animal section added covering the cow, sheep and pig
'Applied Anatomy' tips relate theory to clinical practice, showing the relationship between anatomy and physiology and the disease process
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.
Adult Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for Adult Nursing students from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series.
This title blends up-to-date evidence and essential knowledge from expert experience of nursing practice, research and teaching, in an easy-to-follow guide for student and newly qualified nurses. Adult Nursing at a Glance covers the essential components of excellent nursing, highlighting the skills that all students need to develop from the outset of their studies, and encompassing organisational and leadership skills. With an emphasis on patient care and dignity, this title is the perfect guide to healthcare delivery, management and professional development.
• Follows a simple structure based around systems of the body for quick access to information, with the most common disorders of these systems
• Is accompanied by a comprehensive companion website with self-testing features
• Ward and Primary Care covered throughout the text
• Contains all the information you need to provide the best patient care, including care planning, symptom control, communication and health promotion.
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Definitions of key termsComprehension exercisesMatching questionsPhoto-based quizzesCompletion questions (fill-in-the-blank)Multiple-choice questionsCase Studies Dosage CalculationsNEW! New content corresponds to new chapters.