College of Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Medical Center

Emergency & Critical Care

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Emergency & Critical Care

  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Supportive care and initial diagnostics for emergency patients
  • Critical care monitoring
  • Chest tube placement
  • Tracheostomy tube placement
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Thoracocentesis
  • 24-hour ICU monitoring/hospitalization
  • Bloodwork including profile, CBC, partial coagulation panels, blood gas analysis, and cross matching
  • Radiographs
  • Emergency endoscopy for foreign body retrieval
  • Emergency advanced imaging procedures (fluoroscopy, ultrasound, computed tomography)
  • Emergency surgical procedures

Special Equipment:

  • Ventilator
  • Capnography
  • O2 cages
  • ECG/Blood pressure monitoring
  • Seimens X300 Ultrasound

Useful Information:

Emergency Services is for emergencies only. Emergencies are defined as a medical incident or condition which, if not treated immediately, would result in long-lasting morbidity or mortality.

Emergency & Critical Care Services Brochure (280 kb)

Please call before referring patients.

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  • Last modified on March 11, 2016