Case-control study of risk factors for development of pleuropneumonia in horses.

@article{Austin1995CasecontrolSO,
  title={Case-control study of risk factors for development of pleuropneumonia in horses.},
  author={Suzanne M. Austin and Jonathan H. Foreman and Laura L. Hungerford},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1995},
  volume={207 3},
  pages={325-8}
}
Risk factors for development of pleuropneumonia were determined by reviewing medical records of 45 horses with pleuropneumonia and 180 control horses examined between Jan 1, 1980 and Jan 1, 1990. Factors considered included age, breed, sex, occupation, transport farther than 500 miles within the previous week, racing within the previous 48 hours, viral respiratory tract infection or exposure to horses with viral respiratory tract disease within the previous 2 weeks, and vaccination against… CONTINUE READING

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