Handbook of Veterinary Nursing, 2nd Edition – Hilary Orpet, Perdi Welsh
Detailní popis produktu
The nursing process in veterinary care, physical assessment of the patient, managing the hospital environment, managing the operating room, surgical nursing activities, anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, diagnostic tests, triage and emergency procedures, and essential calculations for drugs, fluids, nutrition and radiographic exposures.
•Gives clinical advice quickly and simply
•Written by authors with many years experience of veterinary nurse training and education
•Contains essential calculations
•Illustrated in colour throughout
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Hilary Orpet and Perdi Welsh are Lecturers in Veterinary Nursing at the Royal Veterinary College, Hatfield, UK
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Section 1 Contemporary Veterinary Nursing
Section 2 Managing the Hospital Environment
Section 3 Managing the Operating Room
Section 4 The Operating Room - Surgical Nursing Activities
Section 5 Anaesthesia
Section 6 Diagnostic Imaging
Section 7 Diagnostic Tests
Section 8 Triage and Emergency Procedures
"Veterinary nurses of all levels of experience will find this handbook invaluable in practice. This edition reflects the advances our profession has made in recent years and will equip the reader with the information they need to deliver nursing care of the highest standard."
—Liz Branscombe, DipAVN(Surg) RVN
"This second edition is very timely in providing updated and additional material in the developing field of veterinary nursing. The Contemporary Veterinary Nursing section includes a detailed description of the Nursing Process and a Model of Nursing Care specific to veterinary nurses which can be used to inform the practice of nursing described in the subsequent sections."
—Andrea Jeffery, MSc DipAVN(Surg) Cert Ed RVN