Journal article

The Compliance of Current Small Animal CPR Practice With RECOVER Guidelines: An Internet-Based Survey

Ide Gillespie, Daniel J Fletcher, Mark A Stevenson, Manuel Boller

Frontiers in Veterinary Science | Frontiers Media | Published : 2019


In 2012 the Reassessment Campaign on Veterinary Resuscitation (RECOVER) published evidence-based treatment recommendations for dogs and cats with cardiopulmonary arrest (CPA), to optimize the clinical practice of small animal CPR and positively impact outcomes. Six years after the release of these guidelines, we aimed to determine the compliance of small animal veterinary CPR practices with these RECOVER guidelines. To identify current CPR practices in clinically active small animal veterinarians and their awareness of the RECOVER guidelines, we conducted an internet-based survey. Survey invitations were disseminated internationally via veterinary professional organizations and their social ..

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