Identification of risk factors for traumatic injury in the general horse population of north-west England, Midlands and north Wales.

@article{Owen2012IdentificationOR,
  title={Identification of risk factors for traumatic injury in the general horse population of north-west England, Midlands and north Wales.},
  author={K Owen and Ellen R Singer and Peter David Clegg and Joanne L Ireland and G. L. Pinchbeck},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={143-8}
}
REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY Traumatic injuries are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the horse and consequently pose a serious threat to horses' wellbeing. To date, there have been no published studies assessing the frequency of injuries in the general horse population of the UK. OBJECTIVES To obtain information regarding husbandry management strategies and injury prevalence in horses aged ≤15 years, with the aim of identifying predisposing risk factors for injury. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING
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