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Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: T Colville and J Bassert

452 pages, Figs


Paperback | Dec 2001 | #146595 | ISBN: 0323008194
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About this book

This is the first comprehensive work designed to cover clinically relevant Anatomy and Physiology content. Written by veterinary technician educators at a level appropriate for students, it covers dogs, cats, horses, and cattle, which are integrated throughout the chapters. A separate chapter at the end of the book is devoted to birds. The focus is on essential content needed to understand the clinical relevance of anatomical/physiological principles. Illustrations support text discussions whiles pedagogical aids, such as 'Clinical Application' boxes and 'Test Yourself' boxes help promote understanding of principles.


Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology. The Amazing Cell. Cell Metabolism. Tissues: Living Communities. The Skeletal System. The Integument and Related Structures. The Nervous System. The Cardiovascular System. Blood, Lymph, and Immunity. 10 The Respiratory System. The Digestive System. The Muscular System. Sense Organs. The Endocrine System. The Urinary System. The Reproductive System. Avian Anatomy and Physiology.

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