In serious emergencies, do you know which veterinary hospital is best equipped to help save your cat's life? A new online system will be able to help.
For some 50 years, there have been guidelines in human medicine for what constitutes a level I trauma center and what constitutes a level II trauma center (as well as levels III, IV and V). A level II center may not have the staff expertise or the equipment to perform cardiac surgery or put a patient on a dialysis machine. A level I center would because its top tier.