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Efficacy of water vapor-saturated air in the treatment of exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage in Thoroughbred racehorses.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3189984     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The efficacy of water vapor-saturated air as a treatment for horses with exercise-induced pulmonary hemorrhage (EIPH) was studied. Horses selected for study (n = 14) had grade 1 or greater hemorrhage in the trachea after a minimum of 4 breezes between 0.8 and 1 km, as determined by endoscopy. Nine horses were treated with water vapor-saturated air; 5 horses were not treated. When the mean and maximal EIPH scores from the pretreatment period were compared with the mean and maximal EIPH scores from the treatment period in both treated and nontreated groups, there was no significant difference between groups. There was a suggestion of a linear relationship between exercise speed and the mean EIPH score of the first 4 breezes in all 14 horses.
C R Sweeney; J Hall; J R Fisher; H J Leary; L R Soma; P A Spencer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of veterinary research     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0002-9645     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Vet. Res.     Publication Date:  1988 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-12-12     Completed Date:  1988-12-12     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375011     Medline TA:  Am J Vet Res     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1705-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Clinical Studies, School Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Kennett Square 19348.
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MeSH Terms
Hemorrhage / therapy,  veterinary*
Horse Diseases / therapy*
Lung Diseases / therapy,  veterinary*
Physical Exertion*
Random Allocation
Respiratory Therapy / veterinary*

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