Introduction Soda lime is responsible for the elimination of carbon dioxide (CO2) in rebreathing circuits. When exhausted, CO2 accumulates in the circuit and is rebreathed by the patient, causing respiratory acidosis that can be harmful. Key points: methods to know when to change soda lime: Increased inspired CO2 (detected by capnography) Color change Lack of … [Continue Reading]
Do you worry that your gas evacuation system is out of date or that your employees may be inhaling the gas? Are you thinking of renovating? If so, the following information will help you to choose the best gas evacuation system for your practice.
Are you considering the purchase of a new anesthesia machine or upgrading an existing one? Learn all the advantages the different veterinary anesthesia accessories offer. Making your life easier, these products will complement your existing equipment and allow you to concentrate solely on your intervention on the patient. Why you should get anesthesia accessories Reduce … [Continue Reading]
The Moduflex™ Bain circuit adapter is definitely the number 1 accessory for anesthesia machines. Easy and efficient, it can be installed on all brands of anesthesia machines. Used in a number of veterinary hospitals and clinics, the Bain circuit adapter can help increase the quality of your practice. Reduces breathing resistance Includes a momentary pop-off … [Continue Reading]