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Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare.

Author: Sarah Wolfensohn; Maggie Lloyd
Publisher: Chicester : Wiley, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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This bestseller has been an essential book for all those working with laboratory animals since it was first published in 1994. This fourth edition retains all the classic features that have made it a must-have reference including emphasis on best practice in order to improve animal welfare. The contents have been thoroughly updated and reorganised to make sure it is a really practical book for day-to-day use in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wolfensohn, Sarah.
Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare.
Chicester : Wiley, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Wolfensohn; Maggie Lloyd
ISBN: 9781118478240 111847824X 9780470655498 0470655496 9781299159136 1299159133 9781118478226 1118478223
OCLC Number: 827207643
Notes: Administration volumes.
Description: 1 online resource (391 pages)
Contents: Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare; Contents; Acknowledgements; 1 Education and Training for the Personal Licence Holder; Introduction; Framework for Education and Training of Licence Holders; Core modules; Prerequisite and additional modules; Education and training in the UK; Aims of Accredited Training; Continuing Professional Development and Reflective Practice; Summary; References; 2 Ethical Considerations around using Animals in Research; History of the Use of Animals in Research; The Ethics of Using Animals in Experiments; The Local Ethical Review Process. Measuring harms and benefitsThe Principles of the Three RS; Replacement; Reduction; Refinement; Prospective, ongoing and retrospective review: reflective practice and the refinement loop; Public Perceptions; Transparency and freedom of information; References; 3 The Regulatory Framework; Introduction to Legislation Regulating the Use of Animals in Research; European legislation; The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986; Protected animals; Regulated procedures; Exemptions; Licensing of places; The personal licence; Project licences; The Section 2C licence; Additional controls. Administration of the ActAssessment of licences and inspection of premises; Offences and infringements; Communication; Statistics of Animal Usage; Other Relevant Legislation; References; 4 Balancing Animal Welfare with Science; Welfare versus Science?; What is Welfare?; Quality of life; Why assess welfare?; Who should assess welfare?; How to assess welfare; Development of welfare assessment systems; Consideration of cumulative suffering; References; 5 Animal Husbandry, Environmental Enrichment and Occupational Health and Safety; Animal Husbandry; Types of housing. Bedding and nesting materialsNutrition; Environment; Handling techniques; Environmental Enrichment; Evaluation of enrichment and other refinements to housing and care; Evaluating the effect of a potential refinement on animals; Evaluating the effect of a potential refinement on science; Evaluating the effect of a potential refinement on animal house management; Supply and Transport; Aspects of Health, Safety and Security Affecting Animal Care; COSHH, CLP and REACH; Genetically modified organisms; Health and safety in animal facilities; Miscellaneous health and safety hazards and risks. AcknowledgementsReferences and Further Reading; 6 Principles of Animal Use and Experimental Design; Principles of Experimental Design; Minimising variation; Selection of animals: species, strain, genetically altered animals; Genetic and Welfare Monitoring of GA and HM Animals; Background health status; Sources of infection; Health monitoring; Biosecurity and containment for rodents; References; 7 Handling and Techniques; Prior Considerations; Training and competence of operator; Acclimatisation; Training of animals; Restraint of animals; Equipment; Administration of Substances; ADME.

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