Essentials of Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology is a pocket guide to essential facts in anatomy and physiology. It covers all the basic information needed by students in a format that enables quick revision or easy assimilation of information. Species covered include exotics and equine as well as dog and cat. An essential pocket companion for all students of veterinary nursing or medicine.
Convenient pocket size is ideal for daily reference in the clinical setting
Unique format features bullet points, numbered lists, and tables for quick access to vital facts
Features only essential illustrations to keep the format simple and concise
Includes Memory Joggers and multiple-choice questions in each chapter that reinforce key concepts and help readers with information recall
Includes separate in-depth coverage of small animals and exotic species
Offers useful appendices that cover important terminology
Preface Acknowledgements First Principles The Body Layout The Locomotor System The Nervous System and Special Senses The Endocrine System The Blood - Vascular System The Respiratory System The Digestive System The Urinary System The Reproductive System The Integument Comparative Anatomy - Birds, Reptiles and Fish Comparative Anatomy - Small Mammals Appendix 1: Introduction to anatomical terminology. Appendix 2: Glossary of terms.