Effect of short term intravenous infusion of noradrenaline on energy metabolism in shorn and unshorn pregnant sheep.

@article{Symonds1989EffectOS,
  title={Effect of short term intravenous infusion of noradrenaline on energy metabolism in shorn and unshorn pregnant sheep.},
  author={Michael Edward Symonds and Michael A Lomax},
  journal={Research in veterinary science},
  year={1989},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={58-61}
}
The effect of a three hour intravenous noradrenaline (NA) infusion, at a dose of 0.8 micrograms min-1 kg-1 bodyweight, on energy metabolism was studied in five pairs of shorn and unshorn pregnant ewes. The concentration of oxygen and carbon dioxide in blood was significantly higher in shorn animals during saline infusion, but this difference between shorn… CONTINUE READING