List of contributors, vii Introduction, ix 1 Endoscopy equipment, 1 Valerie Walker 2 Endoscope care and cleaning, 15 Valerie Walker 3 Anesthesia considerations for the endoscopy patient, 33 Jody Nugent-Deal 4 Upper gastrointestinal tract endoscopy, 63 Susan Cox 5 Lower gastrointestinal tract endoscopy, 83 Susan Cox 6 Upper airway endoscopy, 95 Susan Cox 7 Lower airway endoscopy, 107 Susan Cox 8 Urogenital endoscopy, 121 Susan Cox 9 Laparoscopy and thoracoscopy, 137 Katie Douthitt 10 Arthroscopy, 179 Susan Cox 11 The ultimate endoscopy suite, 199 Susan Cox Index, 211
Susan Cox, RVT, VTS (SAIM) is a Small Animal Internal Medicine technician at the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine at University of California, Davis. She is also a charter member of the Academy of Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians.
"Although the book is aimed at nurses, veterinary students would certainly benefit from its practical approach." (Vet Nurses Today, 1 January 2016) Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician fills an important void in the literature and covers all aspects of veterinary endoscopy, both flexible and rigid, from the standpoint of veterinary technicians. (JAVMA, 15 March 2016)