Manual therapy for the horse: A contemporary perspective

Goff, Lesley M. (2009) Manual therapy for the horse: A contemporary perspective. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 29 11: 799-808. doi:10.1016/j.jevs.2009.10.001

Author Goff, Lesley M.
Title Manual therapy for the horse: A contemporary perspective
Journal name Journal of Equine Veterinary Science   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0737-0806
Publication date 2009-11
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/j.jevs.2009.10.001
Volume 29
Issue 11
Start page 799
End page 808
Total pages 10
Place of publication Maryland Heights, MO, United States
Publisher W.B. Saunders
Language eng
Abstract Manual therapy is an important field within equine physiotherapy for the management of pain and impairment in the neuromusculoskeletal system of the horse. This article outlines types of manual therapy techniques applicable to the horse and the evidence that is available for mechanisms of action and efficacy of these techniques. Examples of techniques are given where possible.
Keyword Manual therapy
Neural tissue
Motor control
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Veterinary Science Publications
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