During the past 20 years, treadmill exercise testing has played an important role in both the study of equine exercise physiology and the investigation of poor athletic performance. However, it has been suggested that some trainers and veterinarians may be reluctant to refer horses for treadmill exercise testing because of fears that horses may be at increased risk of musculoskeletal injury during treadmill exercise.
Bibliographical noteSpecial Issue: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Equine Exercise Physiology
- Exercise Test
- Fractures, Bone
- Horse Diseases
- Lameness, Animal
- Muscular Diseases
- Physical Conditioning, Animal