Kinematic evaluation of the back in fully functioning riding horses.

  title={Kinematic evaluation of the back in fully functioning riding horses.},
  author={C. Johnston and K. Holm and C. Erichsen and P. Eksell and S. Drevemo},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  volume={36 6},
  • C. Johnston, K. Holm, +2 authors S. Drevemo
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Equine veterinary journal
  • REASONS FOR PERFORMING STUDY Clinical history and examination are important features in diagnosis of equine back dysfunction. However, interpretation is subjective and therefore may vary substantially. OBJECTIVES To establish a clinical tool to objectively evaluate the function of the equine back, in the form of a database on the kinematics of the back at the walk and trot in fully functioning riding horses. METHODS Thirty-three fully functioning riding horses walked and trotted on a… CONTINUE READING
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