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Chemical restraint, anesthesia, and analgesia for camelids.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19460650     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article covers techniques used to provide chemical restraint, injectable or inhalation anesthesia, and analgesia in camelid patients. Understanding the information presented improves safety and efficacy when using the techniques presented in the article. This article focuses primarily on llama and alpaca patients. Of the techniques that have been used on camels, the dosing protocols provided have proven effective.
Eric J Abrahamsen
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice     Volume:  25     ISSN:  1558-4240     ISO Abbreviation:  Vet. Clin. North Am. Food Anim. Pract.     Publication Date:  2009 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-05-22     Completed Date:  2009-10-15     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511905     Medline TA:  Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  455-94     Citation Subset:  IM    
Ocala Equine Hospital, 10855 NW US Hwy 27, Ocala, FL 34482, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Analgesics / therapeutic use*
Anesthesia, General / instrumentation,  methods,  veterinary*
Anesthetics, General / administration & dosage*,  pharmacology*
Camelids, New World*
Food Deprivation
Immobilization / veterinary*
Intubation, Intratracheal
Pain / drug therapy,  veterinary
Premedication / veterinary
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Analgesics; 0/Anesthetics, General; 7782-44-7/Oxygen

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