A veterinary hospital can offer numerous services that will provide your pet, health and quality of life and for this some kind of necessary surgery he has to be ready to provide the best service for your best friend.
The Veterinary Pet Care Hospital has an operating room equipped with equipment to ensure safety on your pet’s monitoring during surgery. For that we have inhaled anesthesia machine , cardiac monitor , oximeter , heated surgical table , ambient temperature control , set blood pressure , fluid infusion pump , electrocauteryIn addition to strict sterilization standards, aseptic and antiseptic. We also have a complete structure of diagnostic tests that can help before, during and after surgery, such as Rx, ECG, Ultrasound, echocardiography clinical laboratory, cytology and histology. A careful clinical evaluation before surgery and hospitalization monitored after are also available.
All this under the supervision of a medical staff and surgical specialist.
For the viability of the surgical procedure the use of anesthetics becomes mandatory, and in most cases, general anesthesia is used. It is characterized by a state of deep sleep, generalized muscle relaxation and absence of pain.
Potentially all surgical procedures are painful, and so, in spite of general anesthesia cause unconsciousness, it is still necessary to use some kind of drug for adequate pain control . This control is particularly important for the well being of your pet, because besides the obvious discomfort, uncontrolled pain can result in poor cardiac function, intestinal and immune, and may also affect the animal’s behavior by causing him to depression, inactivity, lack of appetite, insomnia, loss of appetite or aggression. All this will certainly interfere with your recovery.
Preparation for surgery
To carry out the surgery , your pet should be evaluated in advance and certainly some tests should be conducted. Thus during the consultation, the veterinarian will examine the patient and make the pre surgical examinations. Typically CBC, platelet count, renal function and ECG is done for all patients. Depending on the surgery and the patient’s condition further tests will be required.
During the surgical procedure this animal will be monitored by an anesthetist veterinarian that the use of suitable equipment will be able to assess cardiac and respiratory rate, blood oxygen saturation, body temperature and blood pressure in order to ensure anesthesiologist procedure safe and appropriate in order to provide fast recovery and safe your pet.
The surgical procedure is a complex act and requires competence and skill, in addition to basic medical care, because most of the time it comes to the life of a great friend.
Depending on the type of surgery which your pet will be submitted, there will be a variation in the length of stay in hospital after surgery immediately. The degree of somnolence, and in some cases, mental confusion, will depend on the type of anesthetic used, surgery time beyond the age of the animal. In general young patients have return to normal faster than elderly or debilitated patients. The decrease in activity, as well as appetite may be normal after surgery. Here at Pet Care surgical hospital after 24 hours is recommended for all animals
When released the patient will receive the protective collar (Elizabethan collar) a surgical outfit (depending on the surgical site) revenue with analgesics and other drugs should return in 2 to 3 days to healing and after 7 to 10 days for withdrawal points. Orthopedic surgeries are given special guidelines.
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