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Swine are a frequent species of choice for testing new surgical procedures and for transplantation studies. However, information concerning best practice to prepare pigs for surgery and postoperative treatment and monitoring is limited, despite a perception that preoperative socialization is...

Nicholls, S. M.; Mitchard, L. K.; Murrell, J. C.; Dick, A. D.; Bailey, M.
Royal Society of Medicine Press Limited, London, UK
Laboratory Animals, 2012, 46, 1, pp 59-64