VETgirl Blog: pulse oximetry
Jul 14, 2017
Canine Lung Lobe Torsion | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Blog
In today’s VETgirl online veterinary continuing education blog, we discuss lung lobe torsions in dogs. Lung lobe torsions, although not very common, are often seen in the emergency room as the patient presents with an acute onset of respiratory distress. Although there are conditions known to predispose a patient to a lung lobe torsion (e.g.
Aug 23, 2013
Pulse Oximetry | VetGirl Veterinary CE Blog
Pulse oximetry is a non-invasive method of measuring the oxygen saturation of hemoglobin (SpO2) in arterial blood. It it perfect? Is it the gold standard? No: an arterial blood gas (ABG) is considered the gold standard. Due to the complexity of arterial blood gas sampling, it is often reserved for critically ill canine patients, leaving
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