edited by Liz Welsh
Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses provides detailed coverage of the physiological, pharmacological and physical aspects of anaesthesia.
In addition to cats and dogs, Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses contains detailed sections on rabbits, rodents, birds, reptiles, and larger animals.
- Reflects recent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, current terminology and drugs in use.
- Includes chapters on small mammals, birds, reptiles, and large animals.
- Now illustrated with colour photographs.
- The Role of the Veterinary Nurse in Anaesthesia
- Physiology Relevant to Anaesthesia
- Preoperative Assessment and Preparation of the Patient
- Anaesthetic Machines and Ventilators
- Breathing Systems and Airway Management
- Anaesthetic Drugs
- Intravenous Access and Fluid Therapy
- Monitoring the Anaesthetised Patient
- Nursing the Patient in Recovery
- Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation and Other Emergencies
- Rabbits, Ferrets and Rodent Anaesthesia
- Avian Anaesthesia
- Reptile Anaesthesia
- Large Animal Anaesthesia