Applied Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition

Applied Pharmacology for Veterinary Technicians

4th Edition

By Boyce P. Wanamaker, DVM, MS, Program Director, Veterinary Technology Program, Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN; and Kathy Massey, LVMT, Instructor, Veterinary Technology Department, Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN

1. General Pharmacology

2. Routes and Techniques of Drug Administration

3. Practical Calculations in Pharmacology

4. Drugs Used in Nervous System Disorders

5. Drugs Used in Respiratory System Disorders

6. Drugs Used in Renal and Urinary Tract Disorders

7. Drugs Used in Cardiovascular System Disorders

8. Drugs Used in Gastrointestinal System Disorders

9. Drugs Used in Hormonal, Endocrine, and Reproductive Disorders

10. Drugs Used in Ophthalmic and Otic Disorders

11. Drugs Used in Skin Disorders

12. Antiinfective Drugs

13. Antiparasitic Drugs

14. Drugs Used to Relieve Pain and Inflammation

15. Therapeutic Nutritional, Fluid, and Electrolyte Replacements

16. Blood-Modifying, Antineoplastic, and Immunosuppressant Drugs

17. Miscellaneous Therapeutic Agents

18. Veterinary Technician?s Role

Appendix A: Common Abbreviations Used in Veterinary Medicine

Appendix B: Weights and Measures

Appendix C: Resource Information

Appendix D: Controlled Substances Information Summary


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