Veterinary Anesthesia

The Practical Veterinarian Series

By

  • Janyce Cornick-Seahorn, DVM, MS, DACVA, DACVIM, Former Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Baton Rouge, LA; Medical Director, Vet-Scans.com Imaging Center, Lexington, KY; Consultant, Veterinary Anesthesia Practice and Consultation, Georgetown, KY

Like all the handbooks in The Practical Veterinarian series, Veterinary Anesthesia is the ideal quick reference source for students and veterinarians.
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Book information

  • Published: November 2000
  • Imprint: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-7227-6


Table of Contents

Introduction to Anesthesia and Patient Preparation; Pharmacology and Application of Parenteral Anesthetic Agents; Local/Regional Anesthetics; Inhalation Agents; Anesthetic Equipment; Monitoring Anesthesia; Supportive Care During Anesthesia; Pain Management; Introduction to Anesthetic Management in Specific Species; Anesthetic Management of Dogs; Anesthetic Management of Cats; Anesthetic Management of Birds; Anesthetic Management of Small Mammals; Anesthetic Management of Reptiles; Anesthetic Management of Horses; Anesthetic Management of Ruminants and Camelids; Anesthetic Management of Swine; Overview of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Appendix 1: Approximate Dosages of Anesthetic Agents and Adjuncts for Common Domestic Species; Appendix 2: Drug Scheduling Classification and Guidelines for Storing, Dispensing and Administering Scheduled Agents; Appendix 3: Suggestions for Anesthetic Preparation and Management of High-Risk Patients