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Flashcards in Research Animals Deck (7):
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Categories to analyse for lifetime experience

Causation
Duration
Clinical
Behavioural

2

Factors affecting welfare

Enviro
Social enviro
Handling
Natural disease
Genotype
Euthanasia

3

What are the 3 Rs

Replacement
Reduction
Refinement
A framework for ethical research on animals

4

Types of replacement

Absolute
Relative

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Reduction concepts

Comparable levels of info from lower animal no
More info from same no of animals so future use reduced

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Refinement concepts

Avoid or minimise pain distress adverse effects so enhance their wellbeing
Eg enviro enrichment, handling changes

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Types of animal research

Bio med research
Pharmacology
Toxicology
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