Dynamic properties of a dirt and a synthetic equine racetrack surface measured by a track-testing device.

@article{Setterbo2013DynamicPO,
  title={Dynamic properties of a dirt and a synthetic equine racetrack surface measured by a track-testing device.},
  author={Jacob J. Setterbo and Patricia B. Fyhrie and Mont Hubbard and Shrinivasa K. Upadhyaya and Susan M. Stover},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={25-30}
}
REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY Racetrack surface is a risk factor for Thoroughbred racehorse injury and death that can be engineered and managed. To investigate the relationship between surface and injury, the mechanical behaviour of dirt and synthetic track surfaces must be quantified. OBJECTIVES To compare dynamic properties of a dirt and a synthetic surface in situ using a track-testing device designed to simulate equine hoof impact; and to determine the effects of impact velocity, impact… CONTINUE READING
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