Accession Number : ADA955914

Title :   Anesthesia or Immobilization of Domestic and Miniature Swine - Methods and Some Problems.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY AEROMEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT RUCKER AL

Personal Author(s) : McCahan, G. R., Jr. ; Wachtel, Thomas L.

Report Date : DEC 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : Anesthetic procedures, care, and handling of both miniature swine and domestic swine have been outlined. Practical techniques to overcome some of the former difficulties associated with endotracheal intubation are described. Atropine and halothane were considered the best agents. Keywords: Anesthesia, Domestic swine, Miniature swine, Intubation, Endotracheal, Medical research, Biology, Vivarium, Trachea, Malignant Hyperthermia (MH), U/A Reports. (jg)

Descriptors :   *ANESTHESIA, *DOMESTIC ANIMALS, *SWINE, INTUBATION, TRACHEA, HYPERTHERMIA, MOBILITY, MEDICAL RESEARCH, BIOLOGY.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE