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Surgical Patient Care for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses, edited by Gerianne Holzman and Teri Raffel Kleist

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Foreword to the First Edition -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Author Biographies -- List of Contributors -- About the Companion Website -- Chapter 1 History and Physical Examination -- History -- Vaccinations -- Parasites -- Diet -- Allergies -- Current Medication -- Patient's Lifestyle -- Medical History -- Client Expectation -- Physical Exam -- Temperature, Pulse, Respiration, and Weight -- Body Condition Score -- General Appearance -- Attitude -- Locomotion -- Head and Face -- Oral Pharynx -- Lymph Nodes -- Integument -- Musculoskeletal -- Perineum -- Abdominal Cavity -- Respiratory System -- Cardiovascular System -- Nervous System -- References -- Chapter 2 Preoperative Planning -- Laboratory Tests -- Complete Blood Count -- Serum Chemistry Panel -- Coagulation Tests -- Blood Collection Tubes -- Urinalysis -- Other Diagnostic Tests -- Abdominocentesis -- Arthrocentesis -- Fine Needle Aspirate -- Imaging -- Personal Protection -- Radiographs -- Computed Tomography Scan and Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- Ultrasound -- Contrast Studies -- Medications -- Antibiotics -- Analgesics -- Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) -- Opioids -- References -- Chapter 3 Asepsis and Infection Control -- Surgical Suite Preparation -- Theater Design -- Air Exchanges -- Surgical Attire -- Traffic -- Cleaning -- Before the First Case of the Day -- In Between Cases -- Terminal Cleaning - End of Day -- Solutions to Use for Cleaning -- Sodium Hypochlorite -- Potassium Peroxymonosulfate -- Quaternary Ammoniums -- Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide -- Patient Preparation -- Clipping -- Abdominal -- Thoracic -- Orthopedic -- Neurologic -- Miscellaneous Sites -- Open Wound Clipping -- Clipper Care -- Patient Skin Preparation -- Surgical Scrub Products -- Rinsing Agents -- Final Paint Solutions
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
Second edition.
Physical Description
1 online resource (381 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781119760313

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