Unit

UNIT 1.6 Parenteral Injections

  1. John Donovan1,
  2. Patricia Brown2

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471142735.im0106s14

Current Protocols in Immunology

Current Protocols in Immunology

How to Cite

Donovan, J. and Brown, P. 2001. Parenteral Injections. Current Protocols in Immunology. 1:II:1.6.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Collegeville, Pennsylvania

  2. 2

    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: JUN 1995

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Abstract

This unit describes the techniques for the following routes of injection for mice, rats, hamsters and rabbits: intramuscular, intradermal, subcutaneous, intravenous, intraperitoneal, footpad, and intrathymic. Guidelines are also given regarding injection volumes and temperatures, and the use of proper restraints.