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Dexmedetomidine chemical restraint of two raptor species undergoing inhalation anaesthesia

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Santangelo, B., Ferrari, D., Di Martino, I. et al. Dexmedetomidine chemical restraint of two raptor species undergoing inhalation anaesthesia. Vet Res Commun 33, 209–211 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11259-009-9274-8

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Keywords

  • Anaesthesia
  • Atipamezole
  • Chemical restraint
  • Dexmedetomidine
  • Raptor birds