Essential Clinical Procedures for Veterinary Technicians is a step-by-step clinical skills guide accompanied by more than 1,500 images and diagrams. This text includes all required CVTEA applied essential skills laid out by the AVMA for small animal, large animal, laboratory and exotic animal, anesthetic monitoring, surgical nursing, imaging, laboratory procedures, and microbiology. It is straightforward, easy to understand, and easy to use. This text is the ultimate resource for all hands-on veterinary nursing skills and is bound to be an instructor, student, and clinic favorite. Having this guide to use and refer back to is a great learning and retention tool for students and staff.
Kristin Loy is a Certified Veterinary Technician with a passion for teaching. She has been an instructor at Rockford Career College for the past 10 years, helping to create and write classes, protocols, and design the program as a whole. Her 18 years of clinical experience and expertise in the field has allowed her to gain invaluable knowledge, excellent skill techniques, and tips and tricks of the trade. Loy has focused a large amount of her clinical and teaching experience in the small animal and clinical laboratory aspect of the field. Her newest endeavor includes educational consulting for clinics in her area.