Parenteral injections.

  title={Parenteral injections.},
  author={John C. Donovan and Patricia Brown},
  journal={Current protocols in neuroscience},
  volume={Appendix 4},
  pages={Appendix 4F}
This unit describes the techniques for the following routes of injection for mice, rats, hamsters and rabbits: intramuscular, intradermal, subcutaneous, intravenous, intraperitoneal, footpad, and intrathymic. Guidelines are also given regarding injection volumes and temperatures, and the use of proper restraints.