Veterinary Instruments and Equipment, A Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition

Veterinary Instruments and Equipment

2nd Edition A Pocket Guide

By Teresa F. Sonsthagen, BS, LVT, Instructor, Veterinary Technology Program, Department of Animal and Range of Sciences; North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND


Part 1: General Medical Instruments and Restraint Equipment

1. Administration of Medication and Biopsy Instruments

2. Diagnostic Instruments

3. Small Animal Instruments

4. Identification Instruments

5. Bovine Instruments

6. Dehorning Instruments

7. Teat Instruments

8. Large Animal Castration Instruments

9. Large Animal Obstetrical Instruments

10. Hoof Care Instruments

11. Equine Instruments

12. Pig, Sheep, and Goat Instruments

13. Canine and Feline Restraint Instruments

Part 2: Surgical Instruments

14. Hemostats and Forceps

15. Surgical Pack Instruments

16. Needle Holders and Scissors

17. Miscellaneous Surgical Instruments and Equipment

18. Retractors

19. Orthopedic Instruments

20. Ophthalmic Instruments

21. Dental Instruments

22. Tubes, IV, and Urinary Catheters

23. Instrument Care

Appendix A  Instrument and Equipment Companies