Anesthesia and Analgesia in Laboratory Animals focuses on the special anesthetic, analgesic, and postoperative care requirements associated with experimental surgery. Fully revised and updated this new edition provides the reader with agents, methods, and techniques for anesthesia and analgesia that ensure humane and successful procedural outcomes.
- Provides researchers with the most comprehensive and up-to-date review of the use of anesthesia and analgesia in laboratory animals
- Thoroughly updated with new material on ferrets, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and invertebrates
- Includes hot topic areas such as pain research, ethical issues, legal issues, and imaging studies
Veterinary and medical students, senior graduate, graduate students, post-docs, and researchers who utilize animals in biomedical research.
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- © Academic Press 2008
- 9th June 2008
- Academic Press
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Review of First Edition: "All the contributors should be congratulated on filling an important gap in knowledge, and moreover, filling it to a high standard." --Laboratory Animals
NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, USA
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, USA
Charles River Laboratories, East Thetford, VT, USA
Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Anesthesia, North Grafton, MA, USA