Chapter 9. Anaesthetic Gases-Flow Rates

  1. Margaret C. Moore MA, VN, Cert Ed, FETC. MIScT and
  2. Norman G. Palmer

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690444.ch9

Calculations for Veterinary Nurses

Calculations for Veterinary Nurses

How to Cite

Moore, M. C. and Palmer, N. G. (2001) Anaesthetic Gases-Flow Rates, in Calculations for Veterinary Nurses, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690444.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054985

Online ISBN: 9780470690444



  • anaesthetic gases;
  • flow rates;
  • respiratory rate;
  • circuit factor;
  • deep-chested dog


The prelims comprise:

  • Tidal volume

  • Respiratory rate

  • Minute volume