Treatment of acute laminitis. Supportive therapy.

  title={Treatment of acute laminitis. Supportive therapy.},
  author={Andrew H. Parks and Olin K. Balch and Michael A. Collier},
  journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice},
  volume={15 2},
Over the last decade, both the farriery and veterinary professions have greatly increased their collective experience and understanding of the treatment of acute laminitis. Many horses that would have not been considered candidates for treatment 10 to 15 years ago are now saved, and some progress to successful careers as athletes. Unfortunately, the difficulties over prediction of the course of the disease persist, which continues to complicate treatment decisions. By its nature, supportive… CONTINUE READING