Standardised terminology for the description and analysis of equine locomotion.

@article{Leach1984StandardisedTF,
  title={Standardised terminology for the description and analysis of equine locomotion.},
  author={D. H. Leach and K Ormrod and Hilary M Clayton},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  year={1984},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={
          522-8
        }
}
Terminology for the analysis of equine locomotion is reviewed and the most appropriate terms selected for use by research workers in this field. Each cycle of limb movement comprises a stance phase, when the hoof is in contact with the ground, alternating with a swing phase. The stance phase is subdivided at the mid-stance position into an initial decelerative phase followed by a propulsive phase. When the stance phases of different limbs occur concurrently, the term overlap refers to the… CONTINUE READING