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Selected Publication:

Type of publication: Journal Article
Type of document: Short Communication

Year: 2016

Authors: Haymerle, A; Knauer, F; Walzer, C

Title: Two methods to adapt the human haemoglobin-oxygen dissociation algorithm to the blood of white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) and to determine the accuracy of pulse oximetry.

Source: Vet Anaesth Analg. 2016; 43(5):566-570



Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Haymerle Agnes
Knauer Felix
Walzer Christian

Vetmed Research Units
Research Institute of Wildlife Ecology, Conservation Medicine
Research Institute of Wildlife Ecology


Abstract:
To adapt the algorithm for the calculation of oxygen saturation to the blood characteristics of the white rhinoceros by two different methods and to determine the accuracy of conventional pulse oximetry measurements.


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