Scientific Publications

Publications of NZERF Funded Projects in the New Zealand Veterinary Journal 2004-2005

Title: Effect of training location and time period on racehorse performance in New Zealand . 1. Descriptive analysis
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 236-242, 2004
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Title: Effect of training location and time period on racehorse performance in New Zealand . 2. Multivariable analysis
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 243-249, 2004
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Title: Re: Profiling the New Zealand Thoroughbred racing industry. 1. Training, racing and general health patterns
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 164, 2005
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Title: Re: Profiling the New Zealand Thoroughbred racing industry. 2. Conditions interfering with training and racing
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 164, 2005
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Title: Risk factors for musculoskeletal injuries of the lower limbs in Thoroughbred racehorses in New Zealand
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (3), 171-183, 2005
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Title: Risk factors for injury to the superficial digital flexor tendon and suspensory apparatus in Thoroughbred racehorses in New Zealand
Author: Perkins NR , Reid SWJ , Morris RS
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (3), 184-192, 2005
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 1. Study design, and clinical, nutritional, radiological and histological observations
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW , Perkins NR , Anderson BH , Grace ND
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 261-271, 2004
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 2. Measurement error and effect of training stage on the relationship between objective and subjective criteria of training workload
Author: Rogers CW , Firth EC
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 272-279, 2004
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 3. In vivo ultrasonographic assessment of the cross-sectional area and echogenicity of the superficial digital flexor tendon
Author: Perkins NR , Rogers CW , Firth EC , Anderson BH
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 280-284, 2004
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 4. Morphometric, microscopic and biomechanical properties of the digital tendons of the forelimb
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW , Anderson BH
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (5), 285-292, 2004
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 5. Kinematic effects
Author: Rogers CW , Firth EC , Anderson BH
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 95-100, 2005
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 6. Bone parameters in the third metacarpal and third metatarsal bones
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW , Doube M , Jopson NB
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 101-112, 2005
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Title: Re: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old thoroughbred horses to early training. 6. Bone parameters in the third metacarpal and third metatarsal bones
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW , Doube M , Jopson NB
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (3), 215, 2005
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 7. Bone and articular cartilage response in the carpus
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 113-122, 2005
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. 8. Quantitative back-scattered electron scanning electron microscopy and confocal fluorescence microscopy of the epiphysis of the third metacarpal bone
Author: Boyde A , Firth EC
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (2), 123-132, 2005
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Title: Musculoskeletal responses of 2-year-old Thoroughbred horses to early training. Conclusions
Author: Firth EC , Rogers CW
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (6), 377-384, 2005
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Title: A comparison of subjective and quantitative methods for detection of physitis in Thoroughbred foals
Author: Ineson AC , Rogers CW , Firth EC , Gee EK
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (2), 65-69, 2004
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Title: The quantitative assessment of photodensity of the third carpal bone in the horse
Author: Secombe CJ , Firth EC , Perkins NR , Bailey D , Anderson BH
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 52 (2), 70-75, 2004
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Title: The effect of grain supplementation on the faecal pH of horses maintained on pasture
Author: Rogers CW , Eastwood B , Gee EK , Firth EC
Pub: Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal Production, 64 (), 165-170, 2004
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Title: Enlargements of the distal third metacarpus and metatarsus in Thoroughbred foals at pasture from birth to 160 days of age
Author: Gee EK , Firth EC , Morel PCH , Fennessy PF , Grace ND , Mogg TD
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (6), 439-448, 2005
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Title: Articular / epiphyseal osteochondrosis in Thoroughbred foals at 5 months of age: influences of growth of the foal and prenatal copper supplementation of the dam
Author: Gee EK , Firth EC , Morel PCH , Fennessy PF , Grace ND , Mogg TD
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (6), 449-457, 2005
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Title: Bodyweights and growth rates of spring- and autumn-born Thoroughbred horses raised on pasture
Author: Brown-Douglas CG , Parkinson TJ , Firth EC , Fennessy PF
Pub: New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 53 (5), 326-331, 2005
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