Build a strong foundation for understanding how medications may help or potentially harm animals. FUNDAMENTALS OF PHARMACOLOGY FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS, 2E, follows a body-systems approach making it easy to correlate basic anatomy and physiology with the drugs used to treat diseases of each body system. A strong foundation of drug administration, pharmacokinetics, measurement systems, as well as drug approval and safety provides the concepts necessary to understand drug actions and safe drug administration. A StudyWARETM CD-ROM accompanies the book which provides additional practice via quizzes or games.
About the Author
Janet Romich currently teaches at Madison Area Technical College in Madison, Wisconsin where she has taught and continues to teach a variety of science-based courses. Dr. Romich was honored with the Distinguished Teacher Award in 2004 for use of technology in the classroom, advisory and professional activities, publication list, and fundraising efforts. She received the Wisconsin Veterinary Technician Association's Veterinarian of the Year Award in 2007 for her contributions to the education of veterinary technician students and in promoting the use of veterinary technicians in the workplace. She is an IACUC member for a hospital research facility and an advisory board member for a distance learning veterinary technician program. Dr. Romich authored AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO VETERINARY MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, 3E. and UNDERSTANDING ZOONOTIC DISEASES, as well as serving as a co-author on Delmar's Veterinary Technician Dictionary. Dr. Romich received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Science from the University of Wisconsin?River Falls and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Master of Science Degrees from the University of Wisconsin?Madison. She remains active in veterinary practice through her relief practice, where she works in both small- and mixed-animal practices.
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