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Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia

Book • Fourth Edition2015

Author:

Paul Flecknell

Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia

Book • Fourth Edition2015

 

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Author:

Paul Flecknell

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Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia, Fourth Edition provides a basic guide to anaesthesia for a very diverse audience needing content, with straight-forward, structured style of writing. ... read full description

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    Chapter 1 - Basic Principles of Anaesthesia

    Pages 1-75

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    Chapter 2 - Managing and Monitoring Anaesthesia

    Pages 77-108

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    Chapter 3 - Special Techniques

    Pages 109-140

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    Chapter 4 - Analgesia and Post-Operative Care

    Pages 141-192

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    Chapter 5 - Anaesthesia of Common Laboratory Species: Special Considerations

    Pages 193-256

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    Appendix 1 - Recommended Techniques and Physiological Data. When No Injectable Anaesthetic Is Recommended, Inhalational Agents Should Be Used

    Pages 257-262

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    Appendix 2 - Estimation of Required Quantities of Volatile Anaesthetics and Anaesthetic Gases

    Pages 263-264

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    Appendix 3 - Examples of Dilutions of Anaesthetic Mixtures for Small Rodents

    Pages 265-268

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    Appendix 4 - Manufacturers of Equipment and Other Items Illustrated or Cited in the Text

    Pages 269-272

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    Bibliography

    Pages 273-311

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    Index

    Pages 313-321

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Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia, Fourth Edition provides a basic guide to anaesthesia for a very diverse audience needing content, with straight-forward, structured style of writing. Updated with effects of anaesthetics in different laboratory species, including sources of dose rates will be incorporated into tabular material. New information on pain assessment and pain management will be covered, and an increased emphasis on rats and mice for anaesthesia and perioperative care. With newly revised, full color illustrations to facilitate best learning, Laboratory animal Anesthesia, Fourth Edition provides procedures, key points and invaluable advice from a well-known and respected veterinary anesthetist and scientist with over 30 years of experience in the field.

Laboratory Animal Anaesthesia, Fourth Edition provides a basic guide to anaesthesia for a very diverse audience needing content, with straight-forward, structured style of writing. Updated with effects of anaesthetics in different laboratory species, including sources of dose rates will be incorporated into tabular material. New information on pain assessment and pain management will be covered, and an increased emphasis on rats and mice for anaesthesia and perioperative care. With newly revised, full color illustrations to facilitate best learning, Laboratory animal Anesthesia, Fourth Edition provides procedures, key points and invaluable advice from a well-known and respected veterinary anesthetist and scientist with over 30 years of experience in the field.

Key Features

  • Written by a veterinary anesthetist and scientist with over 30 years' experience in the field, and who is actively engaged in research in this area
  • Focuses on procedures involving rats and mice used in research
  • Provides those with limited experience of anesthesia with the information they need to carry our procedures effectively, safely, and humanely, as well as those with more experience to continue a career with laboratory animal model research
  • Includes rapid, easily accessed information using tabulated summaries
  • Written by a veterinary anesthetist and scientist with over 30 years' experience in the field, and who is actively engaged in research in this area
  • Focuses on procedures involving rats and mice used in research
  • Provides those with limited experience of anesthesia with the information they need to carry our procedures effectively, safely, and humanely, as well as those with more experience to continue a career with laboratory animal model research
  • Includes rapid, easily accessed information using tabulated summaries

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ISBN

978-0-12-800036-6

Language

English

Published

2015

Copyright

Copyright © 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

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Academic Press

Authors

Paul Flecknell

Comparative Biology Centre, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK