The vital signs play an important role in monitoring the well-being of the patient. Temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, and respiration, and come to mind. SKMC employs over 4, caregivers and administrators from different nationalities. Diseases and disorders of the circulatory system rank as the number one diagnostic category at SKMC. This tertiary care programme offers comprehensive surgical, cardiac and interventional care for adult patients with acquired heart disease.
J Zoo Wildl Med. Sixteen years of medical records documenting 19 births within a herd of Asian elephants Elephas maximus at a private facility in the southeastern United States were reviewed. Of the 19 calves, 11 were normal at birth, requiring no additional veterinary care, and eight were abnormal, requiring veterinary care immediately or within the first week of birth. Descriptive statistics were used to evaluate morphometrics, vital signs, and behavioral milestones in newborn calves both normal and abnormal.