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A cross-sectional study was conducted from November 2017 to April 2018 to estimate the prevalence of wound and associated risk factors in carthorses, and to assess wound management practices in 10 selected towns of Ethiopia. The study was conducted through personal interview and observation of...

Author(s)
Mihret Tefer; Reta Tesfaye; Hanna Zewdu; Gizaw Gemechu; Gebre Tefera; Tibebu Ashine
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2020, 24, 2, pp 1-15
Abstract

Background: There are currently no evidence summaries on wounds in the horse. Objectives: To develop evidence-based guidelines on wound management in the horse. Study design: Evidence review using the GRADE framework. Methods: Research questions were proposed by a panel of veterinarians, and...

Author(s)
Freeman, S. L.; Ashton, N. M.; Elce, Y. A.; Hammond, A.; Hollis, A. R.; Quinn, G.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2021, 53, 1, pp 18-29
Abstract

Distal limb wounds are common injuries sustained by horses and their healing is fraught with complications due to equine anatomy, prevalence of infection, and challenges associated with wound management. Gallium is a semi-metallic element that has been shown to possess antimicrobial properties and...

Author(s)
Lawless, S. P.; Cohen, N. D.; Lawhon, S. D.; Chamoun-Emanuelli, A. M.; Wu Jing; Rivera-Vélez, A.; Weeks, B. R.; Whitfield-Cargile, C. M.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2020, 15, 6,
Abstract

Objective: To determine if application of silver sodium zirconium phosphate polyurethane semi-occlusive foam (SPF) dressing would improve measures of wound healing and decrease bacterial contamination compared with a non-adherent, absorbent dressing applied to wounds created on the distal aspect of ...

Author(s)
Kelleher, M. E.; Kilcoyne, I.; Dechant, J. E.; Hummer, E.; Kass, P. H.; Snyder, J. R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Surgery, 2015, 44, 3, pp 359-365
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The occurrence of wounds and traumas in horses is relatively frequent of those animals. Because of having a great reserve of energy, combined with the agility and the instinct to run or fight, besides other factors, those animals are more predisposed to the occurrence of wounds. The management of ...

Author(s)
Resende, C.; Aguiar, D. F.; Dias, A. M. N.; Oshio, L. T.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2019, 13, 6,
Abstract

Background: Wounds are among the most common medical conditions affecting horses and have a major economic impact on the horse industry. Wound healing in horses is distinct to that documented in other species, and often results in delayed healing and extensive scarring, with compromised functional...

Author(s)
Kamus, L.; Rameau, M.; Theoret, C.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2019, 15, 78, pp (6 March 2019)
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In this study negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) for wound management in horses is introduced and described on three clinical cases. In human medicine vacuum therapy is applied for a variety of complex wounds since about 15 years. In medicine literature function and advantages of negative...

Author(s)
Bruhn, G.; Kuhn, M.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2016, 97, 3, pp 218...228
Abstract

An 8-year-old American Quarter Horse mare presented for acute, traumatic lacerations sustained along the ventral abdomen and hind limbs after an accident involving a manure spreader. A penetrating abdominal wound, extended through the peritoneum, was explored surgically. Peritoneal fluid drained...

Author(s)
Fontenot, R. L.; Crabtree, N. E.; Hollier, H. D.; Mochal-King, C. A.; Eddy, A. L.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2018, 71, pp 112-119
Abstract

A complex feedback of growth factors, secreted by a variety of cell types, is responsible for the mediation of skin healing. Despite the recent advances in wound healing management, this fails up to 50% and skin wounds can still be considered one of the main causes of morbidity, both in human and...

Author(s)
Lanci, A.; Merlo, B.; Mariella, J.; Castagnetti, C.; Iacono, E.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2019, 6, January, pp 9
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Wound healing in distal limb wounds with tissue loss in horses may be an expensive and long process due to prolonged inflammatory phase. Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) (also known as vacuum-assisted closure) is well established method of wound therapy in human plastic and reconstructive...

Author(s)
Florczyk, A.; Rosser, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2017, 55, pp 9-11

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