How to Get Through Nvq3 for Veterinary Nurses

Author: Annaliese Morgan,Alison Lomas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781901198799

Category: Veterinary nursing

Page: 452

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Follows the NVQ 3 syllabus element by element and explains the NVQ 3 exam to help students prepare for it effectively. Has 'What you need to know' sections that summarise the key points students need to learn to pass the exam.

Desperate Housepets. Become a Chic Pet Owner, Without Being a Bitch. Season One.

Author: Annaliese Morgan

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 0244000638

Category: Pets

Page: N.A

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Annaliese knew there was more lurking behind pet owners than just owning a dog or cat...a life purpose crisis, a longing to travel, a quest for Mr. Right - generally a quest for something more in our lives. Through an inspiring and funny series of vignettes, Annaliese cleverly combines life-changing stories with impactful and useful pet care in her iconic glamorous, authentic and brainy way.

BSAVA Manual of Practical Veterinary Nursing

Author: Elizabeth Mullineaux,Marie Jones

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 408

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"This new edition has been completely revised and updated inline with NVQ practical requirements and offers an easily accessible guide to common procedures and nursing skills used within general practice. The easy-to-use format of the previous edition has been retained and is now enhanced by full colour illustrations."--BOOK JACKET.

Animal Biology and Care

Author: Sue Dallas,Emily Jewell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118276043

Category: Medical

Page: 376

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The perfect study companion, Animal Biology and Care, 3rd Edition is specifically designed for students on animal care, animal nursing assistant and veterinary care assistant courses. This edition is fully updated with new course content, a refreshed design and colour illustrations throughout. Basic biological theory is introduced with diagrams for visual learners while photographs demonstrate the common practical procedures carried out by animal care assistants. Key features include: New content on exotic species, recognising the increasing number of these animals kept as pets. Extensive coverage of the Animal Welfare Act 2006 and recent advances in animal welfare. Written in line with course curricula, chapter summaries help you to remember key points and learning objectives. A companion website has interactive MCQs to help you test your knowledge. Divided into three main sections covering animal science and genetics, health and husbandry and nursing procedures, this book will help lay the foundations for a successful career in animal care and management!

Jones's Animal Nursing

Author: D. R. Lane

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483286835

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 832

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In the tradition of this well established text, the fifth edition is enlarged and updated to cover recent developments in the field of animal nursing. In the four years since the previous edition was published the position of the Veterinary Nurse has become professionally recognized and a new syllabus for the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons nursing scheme has been established. This has helped define the depth of knowledge required of trainee nurses in their preparation for examinations. In the light of the new syllabus there is a new chapter on Radiography, the chapters on First Aid, Basic Nursing Care, The Practice of Nursing and Surgical Nursing have been extensively revised, and the chapter on Medical Nursing has been lengthened. The contributions, from 27 experts in the field, are highly illustrated and suggestions for further reading are provided at the end of each chapter.

BSAVA Textbook of Veterinary Nursing

Author: Barbara Cooper,Elizabeth Mullineaux,Lynn Turner

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 9781905319268

Category: Medical

Page: 968

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The 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 FEATURES 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 study 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

Clinical Procedures in Veterinary Nursing

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702058823

Category: Medical

Page: 384

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"..this book is also worth having close at hand for unfamiliar situation.." Reviewed by Fabienne Dethioux on behalf of Vet Nurses Today, March 2015 All the principal basic procedures are covered Uses a step-by-step ‘action/rationale’ approach for maximum clarity Covers companion animals and exotic species Never struggle to find definitive information on basic procedures again A reference guide to best practice for both qualified and trainee veterinary nurses and veterinary technicians Presents full colour artworks and photographs throughout Includes brand new chapter on Minor Surgical Procedures Includes brand new chapter on Basic Clinical Procedures in the Horse Anaesthesia sections have been extensively updated Gives access to the Aspinall online library of clinical procedures videos

The Complete Textbook of Animal Health & Welfare E-Book

Author: Jane Williams

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049352

Category: Medical

Page: 504

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The Complete Textbook of Animal Health and Welfare is a core text for students in animal care, animal technology or animal science programmes, and a supplementary text for related equine, wildlife and veterinary courses. It provides an in depth text for students at Further Education (FE) levels 2 and 3, and a foundation text for students studying in Higher Education. Each chapter covers the subject in depth (level 3 FE) via diagrams, images and text, then summarises it at a foundation level (level 2 FE) to engage students of different abilities. core text for students studying animal care, animal technology or animal science supplementary text for related equine, wildlife and veterinary courses reflects all aspects covered in the animal care curriculum highly illustrated written by author with expertise in this area with many contributions from experienced educationalists and experts to ensure quality & validity covers all species

Desperate Housepets

The Single Person's Guide to Healthy Pets

Author: Annaliese Morgan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781780031453

Category: Pets

Page: 93

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Illustrated throughout - it's the ultimate user-friendly D.I.Y. in pet care. For your pet's sake, you need the best advice you can find - it's right here

Diploma in Dental Nursing, Level 3

Author: Carole Hollins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118629477

Category: Medical

Page: 584

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Diploma in Dental Nursing, Level 3 is the new edition of the must-have study companion for trainee dental nurses preparing for the City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing (formerly NVQ). The book offers comprehensive support on the units assessed by portfolio - from first aid and health and safety to specific chairside support procedures - as well as the four areas of the course tested by multiple choice questions: infection control, oral health assessment, dental radiography and oral health management. This third edition of an established revision text has been substantially revised and restructured in line with the new qualification and reflects changes in the regulations and legislature affecting dentistry and dental workplaces, all of which have an effect on the daily role and working life of the dental nurse. It will be an invaluable guide for dental nurse trainees, qualified dental nurses and course providers. - Expanded and revised, with extensive coverage of the fifteen Diploma units - In full colour throughout with over 400 illustrations - Companion website with downloadable glossary and MCQs for revision and self-assessment

Veterinary Nursing

Self-assessment Questions and Answers

Author: Julie E. Ouston

Publisher: Butterworth Architecture

ISBN: 9780750648035

Category: Medical

Page: 241

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* A new edition of this popular self-test guide completely revised in line with the new S/NVQ syllabus * A companion volume to Veterinary Nursing 2nd edition, the content has been compiled to follow the structure of the main text - which enables more effective revision * Comprehensive explanations accompany all answers - making this an effective learning tool * Includes questions on human first aid - which now forms part of the NVQ syllabus

BSAVA Manual of Veterinary Nursing

Author: Margaret C. Moore

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 293

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The Manual of Veterinary Nursing offers an approach to enable workers and students in the field to develop their skills to set them on their way to achieving the national standards now in place for veterinary nursing. Areas covered include modern wound management, anaesthetic and radiography techniques, surgical and medical nursing, and emergency care. Chapters on pharmacy and pharmacology, client advice, and ethics and the law give practical slants to often difficult topics. The book is an essential practical guide and reference for all student veterinary nurses, their trainers and assessors, and a must for every practice bookshelf.

Practical Veterinary Nursing

Author: Gillian Simpson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780905214276

Category: Veterinary medicine

Page: 256

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This is an easy to use reference manual to assist both the veterinary nursing student and the tutor with practical tasks of importance.

Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Lippincott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781582551807

Category: Medical

Page: 245

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This new Second Edition contains general and specific information on human anatomy and physiology and thoroughly explains and demonstrates normal structures and functions in all body systems. As a quick reference it provides both a systems and functional approach, and is organized in a logical body-system arrangement. Overview chapters define important terms, describe basic cell and tissue types, and detail the body's chemical makeup. Features include comprehensive explanations of physiologic processes; key terms italicized for easy access; and clear illustrations of major body structures and processes, with 32 pages in full color. Its portable size and lie-flat binding provide an easy and convenient read anywhere. Compatibility: BlackBerry(R) OS 4.1 or Higher / iPhone/iPod Touch 2.0 or Higher /Palm OS 3.5 or higher / Palm Pre Classic / Symbian S60, 3rd edition (Nokia) / Windows Mobile(TM) Pocket PC (all versions) / Windows Mobile Smartphone / Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista/Tablet PC

Essentials of Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Victoria Aspinall

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 9780750688024

Category: Medical

Page: 248

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With its concise descriptions of body layouts and systems, this pocket companion provides quick and easy access to key information on animal anatomy and physiology: It is a perfect clinical companion for animal care professionals and also serves as a great quick-reference/review guide. Convenient pocket size is ideal for daily reference in the clinical setting Unique format features bullet points, numbered lists, and tables for quick access to vital facts Features only essential illustrations to keep the format simple and concise Includes Memory Joggers and multiple-choice questions in each chapter that reinforce key concepts and help readers with information recall Includes separate in-depth coverage of small animals and exotic species Offers useful appendices that cover important terminology

Health and Social Care (adults)

Author: Yvonne Nolan

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435453732

Category: Allied health personnel

Page: 391

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The essential resources for the new S/NVQs in Health and Social Care Written by Yvonne Nolan, the author of the bestselling textbooks for S/NVQ 2 and 3 Care, these Candidate Handbooks contain everything candidates need for success in this new qualification. Each full-colour Candidate Handbook provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the new standards in an accessible and user-friendly way. Each Candidate Handbook covers all the core units and a good selection of option units, ensuring that students have sufficient material to cover an entire award. The S/NVQ Level 3 Student Book covers the 'Adults' qualification route.

Pain Management in Small Animals

Author: Debbie Grant

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0750688122

Category: Medical

Page: 340

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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It explores the vital role the veterinary nurse plays in achieving pain-free recovery for sick or injured small animals and exotic pets. It provides in-depth coverage of both the physical and psychological effects of pain and focuses on the ethical obligation to maximize quality of life through pain management. This book also examines current evidence for effective pain management, including how research findings can be translated into everyday practice. Emphasizes the nursing aspects of pain management in small animal practice. Covers the entire range of analgesic drugs available, with details on mechanisms of action, contraindications, and complications. Provides guidelines on how to accurately assess pain in animals and gauge the effectiveness of treatment. Complex topics such as physiology, anatomy, and pharmacology are discussed in clear, accessible language with accompanying figures, tables, and charts that clarify key concepts.

The Veterinary Support Team

Author: Maggie Shilcock

Publisher: Iowa State Press

ISBN: 9781903152065

Category: Medical

Page: 136

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Veterinary support staff come in many guises - nurses, receptionists, administrators and office staff. The unsung heroes and heroines of the veterinary world, they carry out a variety of tasks, ranging from client care, reception work, office administration and IT, to nursing, dispensing and book-keeping. They move from role to role - diplomat, politician, debt collector, social worker and counsellor - and the skill, experience and knowledge they have is at the service of clients and the veterinary team in the surgery.