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Recent Inhalant Anaesthetics in Veterinary Practice


Nisha A. R. , Febin S, Varun V, Veni V, Mahesh D. M, Vanishree H
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Inhalation anaesthesia is widely used in veterinary clinical practice worldwide. Apart from the conventional inhalant anaesthetic agents like halothane, never and more potent compounds have been identified and used for so far. Also various researches are also going pre clinically. New agents like desflurane, sevoflurane and xenon in veterinary medicine is focussed mainly in this article. Prevalent agents like isoflurane, halothane, and nitrous oxide are also revised. Inhalant anaesthetics are either vapour volatile liquids or gases, hence their physical properties having relevance in the concerned topic is also considered. Major advancement in inhalant anaesthetics used in veterinary medicine is the main focus in this article and introduce their characteristics in various veterinary species from the available scientific research data published so far.

Nisha A. R. , Febin S, Varun V, Veni V, Mahesh D. M, Vanishree H

Anaesthesia, MAC, blood gas partition coefficient, Desflurane, Sevoflurane, Xenon

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | May-June - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-06-30 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
281-286 IJSRSET173370   Technoscience Academy

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Nisha A. R. , Febin S, Varun V, Veni V, Mahesh D. M, Vanishree H , "Recent Inhalant Anaesthetics in Veterinary Practice", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.281-286, May-June-2017.
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