Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia

Author: Stephen A. Greene
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118526231
Release Date: 2015-05-11
Genre: Medical

Preceded by: Lumb & Jones' veterinary anesthesia and analgesia / edited by William J. Tranquilli, John C. Thurmon, and Kurt A. Grimm. 4th ed. Ames, Iowa: Blackwell Pub., c2007.

Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians

Author: John Alfred Thomas
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323249928
Release Date: 2016-04-12
Genre: Analgesia

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.Comprehensive coverage of lab animals and large and small animals makes this an excellent resource for veterinary students and technicians. Two large animal anesthesia chapters cover pain management and anesthetic techniques for equine, ruminant, camelid, and swine patients. """Procedures" boxes offer clear step-by-step guidelines, with sequential, high-quality color photos, for performing common procedures during each phase of an anesthetic event. "Reference" tables and boxes facilitate rapid access to information like fluid administration rates, properties of anesthetic drugs, oxygen flow rates, anesthetic protocols, and normal and abnormal monitoring parameters. "Vet Tech Threads" help you grasp key content and include pedagogical aids, such as: introductions, suggested readings, boxed Technician Notes, learning objectives, chapter outlines, key terms, and a glossary.Glossary at the end of the text provides you with accurate, concise definitions.Evolve site provides you with additional interactive assets that reinforce what you learn in the text.NEW! Updated drug information, equipment, and techniques keepyou up-to-date on the latest advances in the field. NEW! Content on camelid anesthesia prepares you to properly treat llamas and alpacas."

Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia

Author: Diane McKelvey
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323019889
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Medical

This practical resource is a concise guide designed to prepare veterinary technicians to administer anesthesia in animals. It discusses essential topics such as preanesthetic preparation of the patient, induction procedures, monitoring animals' vital signs during the anesthetic period, and postoperative care. The operation of anesthetic machines and breathing circuits are described in detail, as well as: the actions and side effects of anesthetic agents; the physiology of respiration, heart rate, and blood pressure; emergency response; and specialized techniques such as local anesthesia, postoperative analgesia, and the use of muscle-paralyzing agents and ventilators. In addition to canine and feline anesthesia, this edition has added information on anesthesia of rodents, rabbits, and other animals used in research, plus a new section on anesthesia of cattle, horses, small ruminants and pigs. This is the only book on veterinary anesthesia written explicitly for technicians, providing detailed, essential information that technicians must know. Concepts are presented in a clear, readable, well-organized format with key points, learning objectives, and review questions. Health and Safety issues surrounding anesthesia are discussed and safety procedures are outlined, as required by OSHA. Emphasis is placed on appropriate response to emergencies, and provisions of the effective pain control. Effective learning features such as objectives, key points, and review questions, help reinforce key information. All drugs and procedures included throughout the book are fully are up-to-date. Clear, useful illustrations and tables highlight important facts and concepts. A solid balance of theory and application takes the reader from learning to real-world practice. Step-by-step Procedures boxes clarify the technician's role in anesthesia delivery. Notes throughout the text highlight important precautions and/or emergency interventions. A section on client education focuses on compliance with NPO instructions and age-related complications of anesthesia. New information is provided on the use of NSAID (nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs - aspirin, ibuprofen) and opioid analgesics for pain control - now accepted as an indispensable aspect of anesthesia. Expanded discussions of sophisticated monitoring instruments and equipment address capnography, pulse oximetry, blood pressure measurement, and electrocardiology. An expanded section on anesthestic agents includes newer drugs such as medetomidine (Domitor) seroflurane, and analgesics such as carprofen (Rimadyl) and meloxicam (Metacam). The new title, previously published as Small Animal Anesthesia and Analgesia, reflects this edition's expanded scope and inclusion of other species. A new chapter on large animal anesthesia focuses predominantly on horses and cows. A new chapter on exotics covers various exotic pets, with an emphasis on pocket pets and birds. New line drawings and photographs of new equipment and techniques for delivery bring the book up to date with advances in the field.

Veterinary Anesthesia and Pain Management Secrets

Author: Stephen A. Greene
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1560534427
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

The highly popular Secrets Series® presents an important new resource for veterinarians in this comprehensive, yet focused, coverage of one of the most important and fastest-emerging specialties in veterinary medicine. Among the topics covered are Patient Management, Preparation, Pharmacology, Monitoring, Anesthetic Complications, Anesthesia and Systemic Disease, Special Anesthetic Considerations, Regional Anesthesia, and Pain Management for Small Animals.

Feline Anesthesia and Pain Management

Author: Paulo Steagall
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119167808
Release Date: 2017-12-18
Genre: Medical

Feline Anesthesia and Pain Management offers a definitive and practical guide to feline anesthesia and pain management. The only book offering detailed practical information on anesthesia and pain management in cats, one of the world’s most popular pets World renowned author team Quick reference format with full color illustrations Offers detailed practical information on anesthesia and pain management tailored to the unique needs of cats Includes a team of world-renowned authors who are experts in veterinary anesthesia and analgesia Uses a quick reference format that makes the information easy to find and follow Presents full color images to illustrate concepts

Handbook of Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia Techniques

Author: Phillip Lerche
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118741825
Release Date: 2016-02-23
Genre: Medical

This is a concise visual guide to the major techniques of regional anesthesia and analgesia for small animal practitioners, with complete coverage of the relevant physics, physiology, and pharmacology. Provides straightforward advice and easy-to-implement strategies for general veterinary practitioners without specialist training who want to incorporate regional anesthesia into their practice Features an accessible design with plenty of diagrams and photos and a convenient and robust spiral-bound format that lays flat for use during procedures Broken into sections which explain techniques by limb or body part and by species Details important anatomy (nerves, bones, and vessels), as well as possible side effects and complications

Veterinary Anaesthesia

Author: Kathy W. Clarke
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702054235
Release Date: 2013-06-28
Genre: Medical

This is a fully revised new edition of this essential text covering anaesthesia and analgesia in all large and small animal species. The new edition has greatly expanded sections on anaesthesia of exotic species such as small mammals, llamas, camels and many more, and also has a new section on anaesthesia of wild animals, both large and small, and birds. The book is divided into 3 sections; the first, Principles and Procedures covers pharmacology and pharmacokinetics, monitoring, sedation and premedication and much more. The second section comprises chapters on anaesthesia in all the main species and the third section covers anaesthesia in special cases, complications and crises ! Almost 200 prints and line illustrations enhance the comprehensive text, and make the new edition of Veterinary Anaesthesia 10/e an essential purchase for all vets ! all large and small animal species covered in one book: includes new advances in anaesthesia in horses, birds, lab animals and wild animals glossary of USA and UK drug names: up-dated coverage of all new anaesthetic agents in Europe and the USA first section covers principles of drug action, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics the only book to discuss anaesthesia of individual species in detail: lot of info on anaesthesia of goats, sheep and other herbivores such as camels and llamas also covers analgesia in all species chapter on special cases such as anaesthesia in obstetrics chapter on anaesthetic accidents and crises ! the new edition will be made more student-friendly by adding special boxes in the text which will be relevant for this group. Full revision and update of content

Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians

Author: Susan Bryant
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118692219
Release Date: 2013-05-30
Genre: Medical

Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians is a highly practicalguide to anesthesia skills for veterinary technicians published inassociation with the Academy of Veterinary Technician Anesthetists(AVTA). Packed with hints and tips to aid technicians in thepractice of veterinary anesthesia, the book offers an essentialresource to building anesthesia skills and improving knowledge.Encompassing both background knowledge and practical application ofanesthesia-related skills, Anesthesia for VeterinaryTechnicians is a valuable resource for veterinary techniciansof all skill levels. Supplementary website materials, including charts and forms foruse in the practice, are available at ahref=""

Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia

Author: Paul Flecknell
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0080918999
Release Date: 2009-04-09
Genre: Medical

Laboratory Animal Anesthesia looks at recent significant developments in anesthetic practices in laboratory experiments involving animals. It also provides information about basic standards for proper use of anesthesia. In addition, it examines the equipment and different anesthetic agents that are used in performing an experiment on animals. The book also discusses the profound effects of anesthesia on the physiological aspect of the animals’ body systems, such as hypothermia and respiratory depression. The book addresses the proper management and care that should be provided for the animals that undergo anesthesia. Furthermore, it covers different anesthetic procedures that should be used on various kinds of small animals intended for laboratory experiments. The main goal of this book is to provide information about the different anesthetic agents used in experiments, and the proper standards to follow when using anesthetics on lab animals. • New edition provides new information on anesthesia and analgesia, and has an extensively revised and updated bibliography • Provides a balanced consideration of the needs of scientific research and the welfare of laboratory animals • Written by a veterinary anesthetist and scientist with over 30 years' experience in the field, and who is actively engaged in research in this area • Provides rapid, easily accessed information using tabulated summaries • Provides those with limited experience of anesthesia with the information they need to carry our procedures effectively, safely, and humanely • Provides sufficient depth for the more experienced anesthetist moving to this field

Errors in Veterinary Anesthesia

Author: John W. Ludders
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119259718
Release Date: 2016-11-30
Genre: Medical

Errors in Veterinary Anesthesia is the first book to offer a candid examination of what can go wrong when anesthetizing veterinary patients and to discuss how we can learn from mistakes. Discusses the origins of errors and how to learn from mistakes Covers common mistakes in veterinary anesthesia Provides strategies for avoiding errors in anesthetizing small and large animal patients Offers tips and tricks to implement in clinical practice Presents actual case studies discussing errors in veterinary anesthesia

Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia

Author: Luis Campoy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118507902
Release Date: 2012-11-20
Genre: Medical

Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia is anup-to-date, complete resource for performing local anesthetictechniques in small animals. This practical, clinically orientedreference presents step-by-step procedures for performing commonlocoregional blocks and is organized logically by bodysystem. The first book to draw information on this topic intoone resource, Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesiais equally useful as a comprehensive reference and as a quicksource of information with checklists and pictures to assist withperforming various blocks in practice. Beginning with introductory sections offering an overview ofgeneral considerations for patient preparation and pharmacology,the heart of the book is devoted to detailed instructions forperforming regional anesthetic techniques, including reviews of theliterature, useful illustrations, diagrams, and clinical tips.Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia provides aninvaluable tool for veterinary anesthesiologists and practitionerswho incorporate local and regional anesthetic techniques into theirsmall animal practices.