American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care: Resident Literature List

CVM Emergency & Critical Care Residency

Reading List: Journals: Required Reading List: Journals: Supplemental
Required Reading List: Textbooks Supplemental Reading List: Textbooks
Additional Journal Article List-Small Animal Additional Journal Article List-Large Animal (from 2013)
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ACVECC Knowledge List - 2015

Required Reading List: The following list of references contain the material that residents/ fellows are expected to learn with retention and comprehension during their training. To facilitate this, a recent edition of appropriate resources from each section must be provided on site at each Residency Training Facility. Computer access to the common veterinary and human medical databases must also be available on site at each Residency Training Facility. Candidates sitting the examination in September 2015 are responsible for journal articles from calendar years 2012-2014, and book titles published during or before 2014.

Journals (links to NCSU Libraries' Journal List or Catalog)

Articles germane to the field of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care for the appropriate species should be reviewed from the following journals.

Required

Supplemental

Required Reading List: Textbooks

Please note that expected knowledge is duplicated in many of these references: it is not necessary or expected that residents will be familiar with every text listed. However, several suitable texts are listed to ensure that residents have access to all pertinent information. For each knowledge category in the Required Reading List, at least one edition of a textbook that covers the appropriate species of interest and is published within the last 10 years should be available for study and reference. (LA–Large animal, SA–Small animal, LA/SA–All species, Human –Human beings)

Anesthesia

Cardiovascular

Clinical Pathology

Emergency/Critical Care

Fluid Therapy, Acid-Base, Electrolyte

Infectious disease

Internal Medicine

Mechanical Ventilation

Medical Physiology

Neurology

Oncology:

Ophthalmology

Pediatrics

Pharmacology

Surgery

Toxicology

Supplemental Reading List

The following are supplemental reading materials that can also be reviewed in these topic areas for the species of interest.

Supplemental Textbooks

Anesthesia

Cardiovascular

Coagulation

Emergency/Critical Care

Fluid therapy, acid-base, electrolyte

Imaging

Infectious Disease

Internal Medicine

Mechanical Ventilation

Medical Physiology

Pharmacology

Surgery

Additional Journal Article List 2014-Small Animal

ACID-BASE, FLUIDS, & ELECTROLYTES

ANESTHESIA/ANALGESIA

CARDIOVASCULAR

COAGULATION/TRANSFUSION MEDICINE

ENDOCRINE

ENVIRONMENTAL/TOXIC

GASTROINTESTINAL/EXOCRINE PANCREAS

HEPATOBILIARY

IMMUNOLOGY/HEMOLYMPHATIC

INTEGUMENT

MUSCULOSKELETAL

  • None.

NEUROLOGY/SPECIAL SENSES

NUTRITION

RENAL/URINARY

REPRODUCTIVE

RESPIRATORY

SEPSIS/SIRS/MODS

SHOCK/ISCHEMIA/CPCR

 

Additional Journal Article List 2013-Large Animal (not updated on 2014 list)

ACID-BASE, FLUIDS, & ELECTROLYTES

ANESTHESIA/ANALGESIA

CARDIOVASCULAR

COAGULATION/TRANSFUSION MEDICINE

ENDOCRINE

  • None.

ENVIRONMENTAL/TOXIC

GASTROINTESTINAL/EXOCRINE PANCREAS

HEPATOBILIARY

  • None.

IMMUNOLOGY/HEMOLYMPHATIC

INTEGUMENT

MUSCULOSKELETAL

  • None.

NEUROLOGY/SPECIAL SENSES

NUTRITION

  • None.

RENAL/URINARY

REPRODUCTIVE

RESPIRATORY

SEPSIS/SIRS/MODS

SHOCK/ISCHEMIA/CPCR

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