Applied Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians

Applied Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians

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Designed specifically for veterinary technicians, this essential resource offers detailed guidance on key topics such as managing medication inventory, dispensing veterinarian prescribed drugs, calculating drug dosages, administering medications to animals, and educating clients about drug side effects and precautions. Up-to-date drug information is presented in a consistent, easy-to-use format that includes pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, clinical uses, dosage forms, and adverse side effects. Illustrated, step-by-step procedures demonstrate proper administration techniques for common drug more

Product details

  • Paperback | 504 pages
  • 190.5 x 233.68 x 20.32mm | 839.14g
  • Elsevier Health Sciences
  • W B Saunders Co Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 1416056335
  • 9781416056331
  • 397,682

Table of contents

1. General Pharmacology2. Routes and Techniques of Drug Administration3. Practical Calculations in Pharmacology4. Drugs Used in Nervous System Disorders5. Drugs Used in Respiratory System Disorders6. Drugs Used in Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders7. Drugs Used in Cardiovascular System Disorders8. Drugs Used in Gastrointestinal System Disorders9. Drugs Used in Hormonal, Endocrine, and Reproductive Disorders10. Drugs Used in Ophthalmic and Otic Disorders11. Drugs Used in Skin Disorders12. Antiinfective Drugs13. Antiparasitic Drugs14. Drugs Used to Relieve Pain and Inflammation15. Therapeutic Nutritional, Fluid, and Electrolyte Replacements16. Blood-Modifying, Antineoplastic, and Immunosuppressant Drugs17. Miscellaneous Therapeutic Agents18. Veterinary Technician's RoleAppendix A: Common Abbreviations Used in Veterinary MedicineAppendix B: Weights and MeasuresAppendix C: Resource InformationAppendix D: Controlled Substances Information SummaryBibliographyReview Question Answersshow more

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