8. Small Mammal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
Published Online: 26 JUN 2013
Copyright © 2013 by Blackwell Publishing, Ltd,.
Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets, Second Edition
How to Cite
Girling, S. J. (2013) Small Mammal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, in Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd,., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118782941.ch8
- Published Online: 26 JUN 2013
- Published Print: 26 MAR 2013
Print ISBN: 9780470659175
Online ISBN: 9781118782941
- critical care medicine;
- small mammal emergency therapy
This chapter provides clinicians with information on emergency therapy and stabilisation of small mammals. Emergency airway access and ventilation, cardiovascular support and drugs, diagnostic procedures, and fluid therapy are some of emergency therapies discussed in the chapter. The chapter provides lists of emergency medicines used for small mammals. Rabbit and rodents are some of the small mammals considered for discussion in the chapter.