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Physical Rehabilitation for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses - (Paperback)

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Physical Rehabilitation for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is a concise, practical introduction to all aspects of veterinary physical rehabilitation. Written and edited by certified rehabilitation assistants and veterinary specialists, this book equips the reader with the information needed to become a valued member of a veterinary rehabilitation team. Topics covered include joining a rehabilitation team, pain management, communicating treatment, nutrition, hands-on therapy skills, home and therapeutic exercises, client and patient support, patient motivation, and troubleshooting.

Provides a comprehensive introduction to physical rehabilitation for veterinary technicians and nurses

Offers a thorough grounding in the knowledge and skills needed to become a valued member of a veterinary rehabilitation team

Features contributions from leading practitioners from across the United States sharing their knowledge and expertise on all aspects of veterinary physical rehabilitation

Presents practical tips, tricks, and advice to meet common challenges faced by rehabilitation technicians

Covers pain management, hands-on therapy, therapeutic exercises, patient motivation, troubleshooting, and more

Mary Ellen Goldberg, BS, LVT, CVT, SRA, CCRA, CVPP, VTS-Lab Animal Medicine (Research Anesthesia), VTS-Physical Rehabilitation (OC), is Executive Secretary of the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management, Orlando, Florida, USA. She is an Instructor at VetMedTeam, LLC, staff at the Canine Rehabilitation Institute, and the Examination Chair for the Academy of Physical Rehabilitation Veterinary Technicians.

Julia E. Tomlinson, BVSc, MS, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR, CCRP, CVSMT is in private specialty practice at Twin Cities Animal Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine in Burnsville, Minnesota, USA. She is a past President of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Number of Pages: 430
Genre: Medical
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Mary Ellen Goldberg & Julia Tomlinson
Language: English
Street Date: November 29, 2017
TCIN: 53201095
UPC: 9781119017356
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-6093
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