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- Lugo, Joel, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- American journal of veterinary research 2002 v.63 no.9 pp. 1232-1240
- blood gases; clinical examination; diaphragm; heart; heart rate; horses; inflammation; lungs; pH; radiography; resection; respiratory rate; sedatives; thoracic cavity; thoracoscopy; tissues; ultrasonography
- ... Objective-To evaluate the safety and efficacy of thoracoscopically guided pulmonary wedge resection in horses. Animals-10 horses (5 control horses and 5 horses affected with recurrent airway obstruction [ie, heaves]). Procedure-Each horse underwent a thoracoscopically guided pulmonary wedge resection. Before, during, and after surgery, heart rate, respiratory rate, arterial blood gases, and system ...