Measurement of organ blood flow in the rabbit.

@article{Reeves1988MeasurementOO,
  title={Measurement of organ blood flow in the rabbit.},
  author={P T Reeves and Rodney F. Minchin and Kenneth F. Ilett},
  journal={Journal of pharmacological methods},
  year={1988},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={187-96}
}
A surgical procedure to facilitate the radioactive microsphere technique for simultaneously measuring cardiac output and its regional distribution has been developed. The procedure allows the use of either anesthetized or conscious rabbits. Organ blood flows in untreated and saline-treated conscious rabbits and saline-treated anesthetized rabbits were quantified and compared. First, comparison of data from the untreated and saline-treated conscious rabbits demonstrated a significantly lower… CONTINUE READING