Ralph C. Harvey, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVA
Luckily, Dr. Ralph Harvey says you'll soon have more analgesic options than ever.
Veterinary anesthesiologist says we have an obligation to use every available tool to comfort patients and clients.
Every aspect of medicine contributes to the overall patient experience
The AAHA Anesthesia Guidelines for Dogs and Cats provide recommendations for evaluating and monitoring patients from the preanesthetic period through recovery, selecting premedication and anesthetic induction and maintenance agents, and using anesthetic equipment and monitors. Take this ClinQuiz and learn how individualized anesthetic plans can help you successfully manage each patient you anesthetize.
Appropriate patient evaluation provides for the recognition of anesthetic risks and anesthetic concerns for that specific patient and procedure.