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- Ratliff, Cameron, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- American journal of veterinary research 2019 v.80 no.2 pp. 129-134
- Pogona vitticeps; adults; air; alfaxalone; animals; bicarbonates; blood gases; cross-over studies; face masks; food intake; heart rate; oxygen; respiratory rate; risk; sedation; veterinary medicine
- ... OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of providing 100% O2, compared with provision of room air, in sedated spontaneously breathing inland bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps). ANIMALS 8 adult bearded dragons. PROCEDURES Animals were sedated with alfaxalone (20 mg/kg, SC) and received 21% O2 (equivalent to room air) or 100% O2 via face mask (flow rate, 1 L/min) in a randomized, blinded, complete crossov ...