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Anesthesia: in renal insufficiency

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Introduction

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  • Suitability of sedation with or without local analgesia will depend on the following:
    • Scheduled procedure.
    • Degree of renal pathology.
    • Presence of systemic disturbances and their likely effect on the safety of general anesthesia (see below under requirements).
    • Availability of time to correct any such systemic disturbances, ie not always possible for emergency procedures.

Preparation

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Requirements

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Procedure

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Maintenance

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Recovery

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Hall L W & Taylor P M (1994) Eds Anaesthesia of the Cat. London: Bailliere Tindall. pp 231-236. ISBN 0 7020 1665 9
  • Hall L W (1982) Relaxant drugs in small animal anaesthesia. In Proceedings of the Association of Veterinary Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland Supplement to 10, 144-155.
  • Bedford P G C (1919) Small Animal Anaesthesia, The Increased Risk Patient. London: Bailliere Tindall. pp141-148. ISBN 0 7020 1501 6.

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