Management of Animal Care and Use Programs in Research, Education and Testing 2nd Edition PDF. The Second Edition of the book an expanded and revised edition to the original text published in 2001.
Management of Animal Care and Use Programs in Research, Education and Testing 2nd Edition PDF
Like the first edition, this book is meant to serve as a first-line management resource, provide a strong advocacy reference for advancing quality animal welfare and science worldwide, and continue as a valuable seminal reference for those engaged in all types of programs involving animal care and use. The book has been greatly expanded to provide a more thorough overview of the current breadth and depth of the field, with applicability to an international audience.
The importance of continuing biomedical research with animals remains critical to these developments. Therefore, it is important for administrators, managers, and scientists working with and responsible for laboratory animal resources to have the practical experience, knowledge, and understanding of the topics concerning humane animal care and use.
This second edition has been broadly expanded to address changes and provide a more thorough overview of the current complexity and extensiveness of the field. It is timely that the material in the second edition be expanded and updated to reflect the advancements and new information both within and outside the United States.
The new features and expanded scope of the book will be highly beneficial to readers and practitioners as well as provide strong rationale for advancing the quality of animal welfare and science worldwide. The editors intend this book to be of the highest quality and surpass the much-deserved reputation of the first edition as a first-line management resource, and to continue to be a valuable seminal work for those engaged in all types of programs involving the management and administration of animal care and use programs.