The new edition of this classic core textbook has been fully updated to reflect the current syllabus, including equine content for the first time, while retaining additional useful chapters that are no longer covered in the syllabus. Each chapter includes learning objectives and self assessment questions. There are new chapters on professional responsibilities, professional development and learning.
Anatomy and physiology presented in a single integrated chapter to allow easy comparison
Stand-alone chapter on nursing models, with clinical application examples
New chapter on professional responsibilities, regulation and ethics
Up-to-date content on MRSA and PETS regulations
Appendix on study skills
Specially commissioned new drawings
Addresses equine species as required by VN core units, including details on anatomy, handling, stabling, feeding, bandaging, radiography, reproduction and anaesthesia