Table of Contents


British Equine Veterinary Association Congress 2013

Volume 45 • Supplement 44 • September 2013

Table 1. 
1Foreword and Acknowledgements
 Abstracts
2Development and clinical application of pudendal nerve block using a peripheral nerve locator for reproductive surgery in horses
K. GALLACHER, L. CAMPOY, A. J. BEZUIDENHOUT AND R. O. GILBERT
2Laser surgery as a sole treatment of histologically confirmed equine sarcoids: Outcome and risk factors for recurrence
P. C. COMPSTON, T. G. TURNER AND R. J. PAYNE
2A prospective randomised study to compare the effects of preoperative hypertonic saline or pentastarch on haematological variables and long-term survival of surgical colic cases
A. J. MILLER, K. E. BARRON, C. J. PROUDMAN AND A. H. A. DUGDALE
3Abnormal plasma neuroactive progestagen derivatives in ill, neonatal foals presented to the neonatal intensive care unit
M. R. ALEMAN, K. J. PICKLES, A. J. CONLEY, S. STANDLEY, E. HAGGETT, B. TOTH AND J. E. MADIGAN
3To determine the effect of an oral joint supplement on orthopaedic, physiotherapy and handler evaluation scores in horses
R. MURRAY, V. ADAMS, V. WALKER, C. TRANQUILLE, S. COPEMAN, J. SPEAR, R. FROST AND D. MARLIN
4Effect of two diets on antioxidant status in racing steeplechasers during intensive training
E. VAN ERCK, K. PALMERS, J-L. LAMBEY AND S. BENOIT
4The effect of injection needle gauge size on the viability of equine mesenchymal stem cells
S. J. CREE, R. K. SMITH AND J. DUDHIA
4Can we use information on the mechanical properties of waxed sand/fibre, sand/fibre and sand/rubber arena surfaces to help understand injury prevention?
C. A. TRANQUILLE, V. A. WALKER, L. ROEPSTORFF, E. HERNLUND AND R. C. MURRAY
5Movement symmetry patterns during lungeing in trot on hard and soft surface differ between sound and mildly forelimb lame horses
H. MITCHELL, C. JENNINGS, E. OLSEN, A. WALKER, R. WELLER AND T. PFAU
5Design and testing of small interfering RNAs (siRNAs) targeted against equine TNF-α and IL1-β in equine synoviocyte cultures – preliminary findings
R. E. MORGAN, J. A. HUNT, S. R. TEW, P. D. CLEGG AND J. F. INNES
6Risks of synovial sepsis following intrasynovial medication in ambulatory practice, 2006–2011: 9456 intrasynovial injections
L. SMITH, L. PALMER, M. SHEPHERD, W. N. STEVEN, R. DALLAS, G. BALDWIN, G. SOMMERVILLE, T. HAWTHORNE AND P. RAMZAN
6The effect of displaced versus nondisplaced pelvic fractures on long-term racing performance in 31 Thoroughbred racehorses
S. E. HENNESSY, M. A. MUURLINK, G. A. ANDERSON, T. N. PUKSMANN AND R. C. WHITTON
6A new technique for subtotal (cranial wedge) ostectomy in the treatment of impinging/overriding spinous processes: Description of technique, and outcome of 25 cases
B. D. JACKLIN, G. J. MINSHALL AND I. M. WRIGHT
7Tears of the accessory ligament of the superficial digital flexor and their relationship to the carpal sheath
G. J. MINSHALL
7In vivo evaluation of acoustoelastography in the normal equine superficial digital flexor tendon
S. H. BROUNTS, M. E. ELLISON, S. DUENWALD-KUEHL, L. FORREST AND R. VANDERBY JR
8Horse, rider and venue-related risk factors for eliminations from Fédération Equestre Internationale endurance rides due to lameness and metabolic reasons
A. NAGY, J. MURRAY AND S. DYSON
8A girth designed to avoid peak pressure locations increases limb protraction and flexion during flight
R. MURRAY, R. GUIRE, M. FISHER AND V. FAIRFAX
8Is the movement of the thoracolumbar and lumbosacral joints in the ridden dressage horse affected by muscle development?
V. A. WALKER, C. A. TRANQUILLE, S. E. DUCH, A. J. NORTHROP, J. SPEAR, J. BRANDHAM AND R. C. MURRAY
9The effect of trotting speed, direction and line of travel on asymmetry in Standardbred racehorses during high-speed locomotion on the racetrack
L. KIRK, T. PFAU, S. WITTE, A. RAMSEYER AND T. H. WITTE
9Objective assessment of gait asymmetry in polo ponies
E. R. BURDEN, T. PFAU AND T. H. WITTE
10Musculoskeletal injury in Arabian racehorses: A study of injury distribution and prevalence in one training yard in the United Kingdom (2005–2012)
R. S. DALLAS
10The effects of ambient temperature and relative humidity on blood parameters in horses during long-distance flights
A. MAASKANT, J-W. DE GOOIJER, R. TILBURG AND M. M. SLOET VAN OLDRUITENBORGH-OOSTERBAAN
10Radiological characterisation of ossified ungular cartilages of the foot
L. E. JONES AND S. J. DYSON
11Characterisation of keratomas of the equine digit using contrast enhanced computed tomography (CECT) to facilitate surgical removal and provide prognostic information regarding post operative morbidity
J. D. C. ANDERSON
11High-speed fluoroscopy: A novel method for dynamic imaging of the equine foot
J. M. ROACH, S. B. WILLIAMS, V. UNT, J. BRYARS, T. PFAU AND R. WELLER
11Use of transoesophageal ultrasound to visualise the aortopulmonary region in two normal Friesian horses and three Friesians with aortic rupture or aortopulmonary fistulation
M. DE BRUIJN, G. VAN LOON, M. PLOEG, A. GRÖNE, D. DE CLERCQ, A. DECLOEDT, R. VAN WEEREN, W. BACK AND C. DELESALLE
12Changes in intestinal mucosal microvascular perfusion assessed using orthogonal polarisation spectral imaging in the horse
A. K. CROXFORD, I. M. BOWEN AND G. D. HALLOWELL
12Prevalence and risk factors for owner-reported obesity in horses and ponies in Great Britain
C. A. ROBIN, J. IRELAND, C. E. WYLIE, S. N. COLLINS, K. L. P. VERHEYEN AND J. R. NEWTON
13Vaccination with virus-like particles protects horses from experimental BPV-1 infection
E. K. HAINISCH, H. ABEL, S. SHAFTI-KERAMAT, R. KIRNBAUER AND S. BRANDT
13Efficacy of a combination of a unique pectin-lecithin complex (Apolectol®), live yeast and magnesium hydroxide in the prevention of EGUS and faecal acidosis in Thoroughbred racehorses: A randomised, blinded, placebo controlled clinical trial
B. W. SYKES, K. M. SYKES AND G. D. HALLOWELL
13The antimicrobial activity of honey against common equine wound isolates
R. CARNWATH, E. M. GRAHAM, K. REYNOLDS AND P. J. POLLOCK
14Changing patterns of antimicrobial sensitivity patterns in equine isolates submitted to a UK laboratory: 1999–2012
I. JOHNS AND E-L. ADAMS
14Vaccination against equine grass sickness: Piloting a clinical field trial of a Clostridium botulinum type-C toxoid in Scotland in 2012–13
J. L. IRELAND, J. R. NEWTON, C. J. PROUDMAN, K. THOMSON AND B. C. MCGORUM
15Effect of phenylbutazone, flunixin meglumine and firocoxib on ex vivo cyclo-oxygenase activity in horses undergoing elective surgery
M. DUZ, T. D. PARKIN AND J. F. MARSHALL
15The effect of temperature changes on in vitro slow wave activity in the equine ileum
C. FINTL, N. P. H. HUDSON, I. HANDEL AND G. T. PEARSON
15Characterisation of intestinal stem cell niche constituents in normal and strangulated equine small intestine
L. M. GONZALEZ, L. SMITH AND A. T. BLIKSLAGER
16Associations between local weather patterns and the frequency of sand enteritis in an East Anglian equine hospital
P. C. COMPSTON, R. MORAN, E. PACKER, T. R. C. GREET AND C. M. MARR
16Equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV-1) in the environment: How long will it stay infective?
N. T. SAKLOU, B. BURGESS, P. W. MORLEY AND L. S. GOEHRING
16Equine influenza and equine herpesvirus vaccination: Evaluation of immune response and safety of concurrent administration of Equip® FT and Equip® EHV 1,4.
R. PAILLOT, E. ONS, B. BESOGNET, N. SLOOTMANS, A. THOMAS AND J. SALT
17Equine influenza and tetanus immunisation: Evaluation of antibody response and safety of Equip® FT and Equip® F administration after reduction of the primary course interval to 3 weeks
R. PAILLOT, E. ONS, B. BESOGNET, N. SLOOTMANS, A. THOMAS AND J. SALT
17Computed tomography validation of the technique of diagnostic local analgesia of the caudal part of the infraorbital nerve and caudal nasal nerve used for the investigation of idiopathic headshaking in horses
S. WILMINK, C. M. R. WARREN-SMITH AND V. L. H. ROBERTS
18Reduced threshold potential of the trigeminal nerve in equine headshaking
M. ALEMAN, K. J. PICKLES, D. C. WILLIAMS AND J. E. MADIGAN
18Does plasma ACE level accurately reflect the occurrence of exercise-induced pulmonary haemorrhage?
E. A. RICHARD, M. DEPECKER, C. LELEU, V. GENNEVIEVE, G. FORTIER, A. COUROUCé-MALBLANC AND P. H. PITEL
18Preliminary data of a retrospective study on neurological side effects after administration of polymyxin B to endotoxaemic horses
B. SCHWARZ, C. ANEN AND R. VAN DEN HOVEN
19Pharmacokinetics of pergolide mesylate in horses
D. I. RENDLE, K. J. HUGHES, G. DORAN AND S. EDWARDS
19Effects of pergolide mesylate on plasma adrenocorticotropic hormone concentration in horses with pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction
D. I. RENDLE, E. TAYLOR, M. DUZ, T. D. PARKIN, V. E. N. COPAS AND A. E. DURHAM

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