Treatment of solar prolapse using the heart bar shoe and dorsal hoof wall resection technique.

@article{Eustace1989TreatmentOS,
  title={Treatment of solar prolapse using the heart bar shoe and dorsal hoof wall resection technique.},
  author={R. Alan Eustace and Michael Caldwell},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal},
  year={1989},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={370-2}
}
This paper describes the treatment of 10 horses suffering from acute laminitis using the heart bar shoe and a dorsal hoof wall resection technique. All cases had progressed to prolapse of the tip of the pedal bone covered by solar corium through the horny sole; in one case the exposed tip of the distal phalanx became visible. Nine cases of distal phalangeal… CONTINUE READING