Tasks for the Veterinary Assistant, Third Editionprovides practical, step-by-step instructions for preparing andperforming a wide range of veterinary assisting tasks. Withexpanded coverage of large animal and exotic restraint, anatomy andphysiology, nutrition and feeding, digital radiography, andelectronic medical records and client communication, this revisededition now includes why and when to perform each task with thepreparation and procedure information. The book includeseverything from appearance and professional language to equipmentmaintenance and dental and surgical assisting, making it equallyuseful for learning new techniques or as a memory refresher.
Offering a detailed, comprehensive guide to all aspects ofveterinary assisting, the book is written using an accessible,user-friendly style. A companion website offers figures fromthe book, downloadable flash cards, lesson plans, exams, acompetency checklist, and concept maps. Tasks for theVeterinary Assistant is equally useful for acquiring new skillsand gaining confidence in the veterinary practice, making itinvaluable for veterinary assistant students and veterinaryassistants of all experience levels.