Thursday, October 6, 2011

Field Treatment and Management of Endocrinopathic Laminitis in Horses and Ponies

Dr. Walsh promotes a method of early detection of the endocrinopathic form of Laminitis and explains how Veterinarians using a Laminitis Risk Evaluation form may help horse owners prevent the onset of laminitis .

This article appears in Veterinary Clinics of North AmericaAdvances in Laminitis – Part 2. It deals with one of the newest findings in laminitis research: the role of insulin in certain types of laminitis and how to prevent the disease from occurring.