To diminish the learning curve associated with using swine as models, Swine in the Laboratory: Surgery, Anesthesia, Imaging, and Experimental Techniques, Second Edition provides practical technical information for the use of swine in biomedical research. The book focuses on models produced by surgical and other invasive procedures, supplying the ba
Table of Contents
Biology, Husbandry, Handling, and Anatomy. Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Perioperative Care. Wound Closure and Integument. Gastrointestinal Procedures. Liver and Biliary System. Pancreas and Spleen. Urinary System and Adrenal Glands. Reproductive System. Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery/Chronic Intravascular Catheterization. Head and Neck Surgery/Central Nervous System. Muscoloskeletal System and Orthopedic Procedures. Cardiovascular Catheterization, Electrophysiology, and Imaging Laboratory Procedures. Endoscopic, Laparoscopic, and Minimally Invasive Surgery. Xenotransplantation and Transgenic Technologies. Toxicology. Radiobiology. Imaging Techniques: CT, MRI, and PET Scanning. Ossabaw Island Miniature Swine: Cardiometabolic Syndrome Assessment.