Advanced Monitoring and Procedures for Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care is a comprehensive yet practical reference, providing hands-on information essential to veterinarians and veterinary technicians involved in emergency and critical care. Written by an expert team of veterinarians and veterinary technicians, this well-referenced book offers step-by-step protocols for performing advanced emergency and critical care procedures and monitoring techniques. Packed with practical guidance in an easy-to-use format, this book is ideally suited for quick access in emergency rooms or intensive care units. Organized primarily by body system, each chapter covers general principles, indications, equipment, techniques, basic interpretation, troubleshooting, and contraindications. Standardized protocols supply equipment lists and step-by-step instructions throughout, and a companion website offers images from the book in PowerPoint and protocols as downloadable Word files. Advanced Monitoring and Procedures for Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care is a valuable resource for any veterinary staff member with an interest in improving the standard of care in emergency and critical care medicine.thrombogram includes analysis of: total platelet count, mean platelet volume ( MPV) and size, platelet distribution width (PDW), platelet ... Platelet distribution width (PDW) is a reflection of platelet anisocytosis (size variation) as calculated from individual platelet volume. ... Accurate platelet concentrations may be determined with an automated analyzer, like a CBC machine, or by manual evaluation.
|Title||:||Advanced Monitoring and Procedures for Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care|
|Author||:||Jamie M. Burkitt Creedon, Harold Davis|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2012-04-03|