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Anesthesia and analgesia for veterinary technicians
Anesthesia and analgesia for veterinary technicians
5° ed., 445 pagg., 600 ill., Elsevier, dicembre 2016
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Covering essential principles of anesthesia administration and pain management in small and large animals, Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians, 5th Edition is completely updated with the latest drugs and techniques. This entry-level practical resource prepares you to properly administer anesthesia with the most up-to-date information on pre-anesthetic preparation of the patient, induction procedures, monitoring animals’ vital signs during the anesthetic period, and postoperative care. Dive into interesting discussions of actions and side effects of anesthetic agents; the physiology of respiration, heart rate, and blood pressure; emergency response; anesthetic equipment; and specialized techniques — and take a more integrated approach to learning techniques for anesthesia administration with the text’s expertly illustrated step-by-step procedures.
  • NEW! Updated drug information, equipment, and techniques keep you up-to-date on the latest advances in the field.
  • NEW! Content on camelid anesthesia prepares you to properly treat llamas and alpacas.

1. Introduction to Anesthesia
2. Patient Preparation
3. Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts
4. Anesthetic Equipment
5. Workplace Safety
6. Anesthetic Monitoring
7. Special Techniques
8. Analgesia
9. Canine and Feline Anesthesia
10. Equine Anesthesia
11. Anesthesia of Ruminants, Camelids, and Swine
12. Rodent and Rabbit Anesthesia
13. Anesthetic Problems and Emergencies

  • Appendix A: Barbiturates
  • Appendix B: Halothane
  • Appendix C: Nitrous Oxide
  • Appendix D: Use of Nonprecision Vaporizers
  • Appendix E: Procedure for Operation of a Closed Rebreathing System
  • Appendix F: American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia Monitoring Guidelines Update, 2009
  • Appendix G: Equipment and Drugs for Use in an Emergency Crash Kit
  • Appendix H: Standard Volumes, Weights, Measures, and Equivalents
Answer Key


John Thomas, DVM, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Technology, Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH
Phillip Lerche, BVSc, PhD, Dipl ACVA, Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Codice Articolo: INFER120
ISBN: 9780323249713
Peso: 1300 g
Area: Tutte le specie
Disciplina: Infermieristica
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