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Dorsal displacement of the soft palate is an important cause of poor performance in racehorses, yet its etiology is not fully understood. Diagnosis requires treadmill videoendoscopy, which is not widely available. The relationship of the larynx, the hyoid apparatus, and the remainder of the skull...

Author(s)
Chalmers, H. J.; Yeager, A. E.; Ducharme, N.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, 2009, 50, 1, pp 91-96
Abstract

Exercise induced intermittent dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP) is a common cause of airway obstruction and poor performance in racehorses. The definite etiology is still unclear, but through an experimental model, a role in the development of this condition was identified in the...

Author(s)
Cercone, M.; Olsen, E.; Perkins, J. D.; Cheetham, J.; Mitchell, L. M.; Ducharme, N. G.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 10, pp e0224524
Abstract

Case Description - A 7-year-old sexually intact male Thoroughbred racehorse was evaluated because of exercise intolerance, respiratory tract noise, and coughing when eating. Clinical Findings - A persistent dorsal displacement of the soft palate was identified during endoscopic examination of the...

Author(s)
Moorman, V. J.; Marshall, J. F.; Jann, H. W.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2007, 231, 5, pp 751-754
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Author(s)
Hogan, P.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
Advances in equine upper respiratory surgery, 2015, pp 125-130
Abstract

Reason for performing study: Two forms of dynamic upper respiratory tract obstruction affecting racehorses that involve the soft palate have been described: palatal instability (PI) and dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP). Observation of DDSP is straight forward in that it is an all or...

Author(s)
Allen, K.; Franklin, S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2013, 45, 4, pp 454-459
Abstract

This book is a comprehensive, up-to-date reference on surgical techniques in the upper respiratory tract in the horse, presenting theory and background as well as detailed procedures information. Part of the Advances in Veterinary Surgery series copublished with the ACVS Foundation, the book covers ...

Author(s)
Hawkins, J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
Advances in equine upper respiratory surgery, 2015, pp xi + 282 pp.
Abstract

Reasons for performing study: Caudal descent of the larynx has been proposed to be associated with intermittent dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP) as it leads to a loss of the seal between the epiglottis and soft palate but further investigation of this theory is required. Objectives: To ...

Author(s)
Ortved, K. F.; Cheetham, J.; Mitchell, L. M.; Ducharme, N. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2010, 42, 1, pp 23-29
Abstract

Reasons for performing the study: There have been no reports of the efficacy of thermocautery of the soft palate (TSP) assessed objectively as a treatment of intermittent dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP). Objective: To compare: racing performance of horses that underwent thermocautery...

Author(s)
Reardon, R. J. M.; Fraser, B. S. L.; Heller, J.; Lischer, C.; Parkin, T.; Bladon, B. M.
Publisher
Equine Veterinary Journal Ltd, Ely, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2008, 40, 5, pp 508-513
Abstract

Objective: To report clinical findings and performance in horses in which alar fold collapse (AFC) had been diagnosed and surgically treated and to assess form and degree of respiratory obstruction. Study design: Retrospective case series. Animals: Twenty-one standardbreds, 2 coldblooded trotter...

Author(s)
Strand, E.; Össurardóttir, S.; Wettre, K. B.; Fjordbakk, C. T.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Surgery, 2019, 48, 5, pp 835-844
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Author(s)
Chalmers, H.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
Advances in equine upper respiratory surgery, 2015, pp 105-108

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