Procedure Charge Rates
PROCEDURE DESCRIPTION COST
ECHO (echocardiography) Ultrasound evaluation done either conscious or anesthetized $25 per aniamls/ECHO session
LAD ligation Permanent or temporarily LAD ligation $100 per animal for up to 45-minute ischemia period (add $30 per 15-minute increase in ischemia time)
PAD femoral arterial occlusion $90 per aniamls
Acute catheterization Femoral artery or vein; carotid artery or jugular vein $40 or more, depending on need for extra manipulations (e.g., timed blood draws, etc)
Invasive Blood Pressure Measurement Acute $60 per animal
(extra charge for longer measurement runs)
Pressure-Volume Loop Measurement   $120 per animal
Telemetry Implantation Telemetry blood pressure monitoring in CM housing for long-term data collection is available; contact Core Director for more information $90 per animal
ECG Measurement Telemetry ECG monitoring in CM housing for long-term data collection is available; contact Core Director for more information $90 per animal
Blood gas Measurement   $90 per animal
Lung Injury Model   $90 per animal
Arterial Doppler Measurement   $50 per animal
Sroke   $100 per animal for up to 45-minute ischemia period (add $30 per 15-minute increase in ischemia time)
Heart transplant large swine model in CM housing for long-term data collection is available; contact Core Director for more information $150/hour
Bypass surgery large swine model in CM housing for long-term data collection is available; contact Core Director for more information $150/hour
Chronic Tachycardia large rabbit/swine models in CM housing for long-term data collection is available; contact Core Director for more information $150/hour