Associazione Italiana Veterinari Piccoli Animali
Affiliata WSAVA


Monitoraggio anestesiologico del paziente non convenzionale

Anesthetic monitoring in exotic pets


Cattani D., Pelizzone I.
Ambulatorio Veterinario Belvedere - Reggio Emilia


During anesthesia, one of the most important task to achieve is to ensure a sufficient depth of anesthesia for the procedure being performed. Monitoring the patient is the only way in order to identifies problems early enough to allow appropriate action.
This review will concentrate on the essentials of monitoring exotic animals during anesthesia, on the choice of a specific equipment and on its limitations in front of the high degree of variability within and between exotic species.


monitoring, anaesthesia, exotic pets, capnography, pulse oximetry, electrocardiography


Animali esotici