How to collect an arterial blood gas sample from the femoral artery in a dog by David Liss | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Videos

In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education video, David Liss, BA, RVT, VTS (ECC SAM), CVPM demonstrates arterial blood gas (ABG) collection from the femoral artery in a dog. This video, filmed at the Oquendo Center of the Viticus Group, demonstrates an infrequently – but important – procedure that emergency veterinarians and emergency veterinary technicians need to be able to perform in order evaluate the oxygenation and ventilation of a critically ill, hypoxemic patient.

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