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    BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing (BSAVA British Small Animal Veterinary Association) (Paperback) Edited by Barbara Cooper, Edited by Elizabeth Mullineaux, Edited by Lynn Turner, Editorial board member Tim Greet

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    DescriptionThe new edition of this classic core textbook has been fully updated to reflect the current syllabus, including equine content for the first time, while retaining additional useful chapters that are no longer covered in the syllabus. Each chapter includes learning objectives and self assessment questions. There are new chapters on professional responsibilities, professional development and learning.KEY FEATURESAnatomy and physiology presented in a single integrated chapter to allow easy comparisonStand-alone chapter on nursing models, with clinical application examplesNew chapter on professional responsibilities, regulation and ethicsUp-to-date content on MRSA and PETS regulations Appendix on study skillsSpecially commissioned new drawingsAddresses equine species as required by VN core units, including details on anatomy, handling, stabling, feeding, bandaging, radiography, reproduction and anaesthesia


 

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    Title
    BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Barbara Cooper, Edited by Elizabeth Mullineaux, Edited by Lynn Turner, Editorial board member Tim Greet
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 968
    Width: 214 mm
    Height: 296 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 2,740 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781905319268
    ISBN 10: 1905319266
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COU
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    Libri: I-PI
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.7
    LC classification: SF
    B&T General Subject: 510
    Abridged Dewey: 636
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16980
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 87
    BISAC V2.8: MED089000
    BIC subject category V2: MZC
    DC22: 636.089073
    BIC subject category V2: MZV
    DC22: 616.089
    Thema V1.0: MZC, MZV
    Edition
    5, Revised
    Edition statement
    5th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    ill
    Publisher
    British Small Animal Veterinary Association
    Imprint name
    British Small Animal Veterinary Association
    Publication date
    20 December 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Quedgeley, Gloucs
    Author Information
    Barbara Cooper VN CertEd Hon Assoc RCVSCollege of Animal Welfare, Godmanchester, HuntingdonLynn Turner MA VetMB MRCVSTrixhayes Farm, Woodbury, ExeterElizabeth Mullineaux BVM&S CertSHP MRCVSQuantock Veterinary Hospital, Bridgwater
    Review quote
    "Not only will student veterinary nurses find it excellent value in content and price, I expect that both qualified veterinary nurses and vets will view it as an invaluable addition to the practice library." ("Veterinary Record," 16 June 2012)"This is the book that every nurse should have, be they a student nurse, a qualified nurse, an older qualified nurse and even some vets to bring them bang up to date with all the latest techniques and good standards of nursing care." (Veterinary Practice, 1 February 2012)
    Back cover copy
    This is the new edition of the classic core textbook, updated to reflect changes in the RCVS Veterinary Nursing syllabus. It covers the whole range of veterinary nursing in small animal practice, and core unit equine content, with all chapters revised or rewritten.New content: - Anatomy and physiology presented in a single integrated chapter to allow easy comparison- Stand-alone chapter on Nursing Models, with clinical application examples- New chapter on Professional responsibilities, Regulation and Ethics- Up-to-date content on MRSA and PETS regulations - Appendix on Learning skills- Specially commissioned new drawings - Addresses EQUINE SPECIES as required by VN core units - including details on Anatomy, Handling, Stabling, Feeding, Bandaging, Radiography, Reproduction, and Anaesthesia
    Table of contents
    Contents Professional responsibilities, regulation and the ethics of veterinary nursing; Principles of health and safety; Anatomy and physiology; Genetics; Infection and immunity; Elementary microbiology; Elementary parasitology; Medicines: pharmacology, therapeutics and dispensing; Client communication and practice organization; Animal handling, restraint and transport; Small animal behaviour and training; Maintaining animal accommodation; Nutrition and feeding; The nursing process, nursing models and care plans; Observation and assessment of the patient; Essential patient care; Principles of general nursing; Diagnostic imaging; Laboratory diagnostic aids; Medical disorders of dogs and cats and their nursing; Small animal first aid and emergencies; Small animal fluid therapy; Anaesthesia and analgesia; Theatre practice; Small animal surgical nursing; Reproduction, obstetric and paediatric nursing; Dentistry; Appendices; Index