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Introduction to animal and veterinary anatomy and physiology / Victoria Aspinall, BVSC MRCVS, Retired lecturer in Veterinary Nursing and Animal Science; Melanie Cappello, BSc (Hons) PGCE (PCET) VN, Former Clinical Skills Tutor; contribution from Catherine Phillips, MSc (VetEd) Cert Ed REVN, Head of Department of Veterinary Nursing, Hartpury University, Gloucester.

Author/Creator:
Aspinall, Victoria, author.
Publication:
Boston : CABI, 2020.
Format/Description:
Book
286 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Edition:
4th edition.
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Standardized Title:
Introduction to veterinary anatomy and physiology textbook
Subjects:
Veterinary anatomy.
Veterinary physiology.
Medical subjects:
Anatomy, Veterinary.
Animals, Domestic -- physiology.
Veterinary Medicine -- methods.
Summary:
"A sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology is an essential basis for the effective clinical treatment of companion animals and farm animals alike. The fourth edition of this best-selling book has been updated and revised and continues to provide a comprehensive description of the anatomy and physiology of dogs and cats. The book builds on these foundations with detailed descriptions of exotic small species including birds, and domestic farm animals, including cows sheep and pigs, as well as the horse. The book is an essential first purchase for all those embarking upon a veterinary, animal science or animal management career"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Principles of cell biology
Tissues and body cavities
Skeletal system
Muscular system
Nervous system and special senses
Endocrine system
Blood vascular system
Respiratory system
Digestive system
Urinary system
Reproductive system
Common integument
Birds
Small exotic mammals
Reptiles and fish
The horse
Domestic farm animals.
Notes:
Preceded by Introduction to veterinary anatomy and physiology textbook / Victoria Aspinall, Melanie Cappello. Third edition. 2015.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Cappello, Melanie, author.
Phillips, Catherine (Equine veterinary nurse) author.
C.A.B. International, publisher.
ISBN:
9781789241150
1789241154
9781789241174
9781789241167
OCLC:
1105936055
Publisher Number:
99984480113