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The Resource Anesthesia for veterinary technicians, [edited by] Susan Bryant, (electronic book)

Anesthesia for veterinary technicians, [edited by] Susan Bryant, (electronic book)

Label
Anesthesia for veterinary technicians
Title
Anesthesia for veterinary technicians
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Susan Bryant
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians is a highly practical guide to anesthesia skills for veterinary technicians published in association with the Academy of Veterinary Technician Anesthetists (AVTA). Packed with hints and tips to aid technicians in the practice of veterinary anesthesia, the book offers an essential resource to building anesthesia skills and improving knowledge. Encompassing both background knowledge and practical application of anesthesia-related skills, Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians is a valuable resource for veterinary technicians of all skill levels. Supplementary
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Bryant, Susan
Dewey number
  • 636.089/796
  • 636.089796
LC call number
SF911 .M39 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Veterinary anesthesia
  • Animal health technicians
Label
Anesthesia for veterinary technicians, [edited by] Susan Bryant, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Title Page; Copyright; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Review of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology; The Cardiovascular System; Respiratory Physiology; References; 2. The Preanesthetic Workup; Influencing Factors; Physical Exam; ASA-American Society of Anesthesiologists; Preanesthetic Diagnostics; Additional Diagnostics; Conclusion; References; 3. Mathematics and Calculations for the Veterinary Anesthetist; The Basics: Metric System; Percentages; Agent Dose Calculation; Using an Excel Worksheet for Drug Calculations
  • Using an Excel Worksheet for Fluid CalculationsPreparing a % Solution; Constant Rate Infusion-CRI; Administering an Agent by Adding the Agent to IV Fluids; References; Web Resources-CRI Calculators; 4. Records and Record Keeping; The Anesthetic Record; Record Keeping of Controlled Substances; Summary; References; Web Addresses; 5. Preanesthetic Preparation; References; 6. Intravenous Access; Types and Sizes of Catheters; Vascular Access Ports (VAP); Choosing the Correct Catheter for Patient/Procedure; Single Lumen Central Catheters; Double/Triple/Quadruple Lumen Catheters
  • Common Venous and Arterial SitesSupplies for Central Catheters; Care; Conclusion; References; 7. Airway Maintenance; Types of Endotracheal Tubes; Special Endotracheal Tubes; Tube Design; Selecting the Appropriate Tube; Supplies and Equipment for Intubation; Intubation; Extubation; Complications; Cleaning, Sterilization, and Storage; References; 8. Anesthesia Equipment; Functional Components; Removing Waste Anesthetic Gas; Troubleshooting before a Procedure; Performing a Pressure Test; Troubleshooting during a Procedure; Troubleshooting after a Procedure; Correcting Problems; Breathing Systems
  • References9. Introduction to Monitoring: Monitoring the ECG and Blood Gases; ECG; Arrhythmia; Blood Gas Analysis; Analysis and Errors in Sampling; Sample Collection; Acknowledgment; References; 10. Monitoring: Pulse Oximetry and Temperature, and Hands-On; Pulse Oximetry; Body Temperature; Hands-on Monitoring; Acknowledgment; References; 11. Monitoring Blood Pressure and End-Tidal CO2 in the Anesthetized Patient; Blood Pressure; Blood Pressure Monitoring; Indirect (Noninvasive) Blood Pressure Monitoring; Capnography; End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring
  • General Care and Maintenance of Blood Pressure and ETCO2 Monitoring EquipmentAcknowledgments; References; 12. Fluid Therapy and Blood Products; Classifications of Fluids; Types of Fluid Therapy; Electrolyte Abnormalities; Hypovolemic Shock; Cardiogenic Shock; Obstructive Shock; Blood Products; Blood Typing; Transfusions; Acknowledgment; References; 13. Premedication and Sedation Drugs; References; 14. Induction Drugs; Inhalant Induction Procedures; Injectable Induction Agents; Barbiturates as Induction Agents; Neuroleptanalgesia; Summary; References; 15. Inhalant Anesthetics; History
  • The Ideal Anesthetic
Control code
PurchEBL1209661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (756 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118692219
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Anesthesia for veterinary technicians, [edited by] Susan Bryant, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Title Page; Copyright; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Review of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology; The Cardiovascular System; Respiratory Physiology; References; 2. The Preanesthetic Workup; Influencing Factors; Physical Exam; ASA-American Society of Anesthesiologists; Preanesthetic Diagnostics; Additional Diagnostics; Conclusion; References; 3. Mathematics and Calculations for the Veterinary Anesthetist; The Basics: Metric System; Percentages; Agent Dose Calculation; Using an Excel Worksheet for Drug Calculations
  • Using an Excel Worksheet for Fluid CalculationsPreparing a % Solution; Constant Rate Infusion-CRI; Administering an Agent by Adding the Agent to IV Fluids; References; Web Resources-CRI Calculators; 4. Records and Record Keeping; The Anesthetic Record; Record Keeping of Controlled Substances; Summary; References; Web Addresses; 5. Preanesthetic Preparation; References; 6. Intravenous Access; Types and Sizes of Catheters; Vascular Access Ports (VAP); Choosing the Correct Catheter for Patient/Procedure; Single Lumen Central Catheters; Double/Triple/Quadruple Lumen Catheters
  • Common Venous and Arterial SitesSupplies for Central Catheters; Care; Conclusion; References; 7. Airway Maintenance; Types of Endotracheal Tubes; Special Endotracheal Tubes; Tube Design; Selecting the Appropriate Tube; Supplies and Equipment for Intubation; Intubation; Extubation; Complications; Cleaning, Sterilization, and Storage; References; 8. Anesthesia Equipment; Functional Components; Removing Waste Anesthetic Gas; Troubleshooting before a Procedure; Performing a Pressure Test; Troubleshooting during a Procedure; Troubleshooting after a Procedure; Correcting Problems; Breathing Systems
  • References9. Introduction to Monitoring: Monitoring the ECG and Blood Gases; ECG; Arrhythmia; Blood Gas Analysis; Analysis and Errors in Sampling; Sample Collection; Acknowledgment; References; 10. Monitoring: Pulse Oximetry and Temperature, and Hands-On; Pulse Oximetry; Body Temperature; Hands-on Monitoring; Acknowledgment; References; 11. Monitoring Blood Pressure and End-Tidal CO2 in the Anesthetized Patient; Blood Pressure; Blood Pressure Monitoring; Indirect (Noninvasive) Blood Pressure Monitoring; Capnography; End-Tidal Carbon Dioxide Monitoring
  • General Care and Maintenance of Blood Pressure and ETCO2 Monitoring EquipmentAcknowledgments; References; 12. Fluid Therapy and Blood Products; Classifications of Fluids; Types of Fluid Therapy; Electrolyte Abnormalities; Hypovolemic Shock; Cardiogenic Shock; Obstructive Shock; Blood Products; Blood Typing; Transfusions; Acknowledgment; References; 13. Premedication and Sedation Drugs; References; 14. Induction Drugs; Inhalant Induction Procedures; Injectable Induction Agents; Barbiturates as Induction Agents; Neuroleptanalgesia; Summary; References; 15. Inhalant Anesthetics; History
  • The Ideal Anesthetic
Control code
PurchEBL1209661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (756 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118692219
Specific material designation
remote

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