This page contains details of a number of open access resources which may be of additional interest


Papers


Prospective survey of veterinary practitioners’ primary assessment of equine colic: clinical features, diagnoses, and treatment of 120 cases of large colon impaction.


Prospective study of the primary evaluation of 1016 horses with clinical signs of abdominal pain by veterinary practitioners, and the differentiation of critical and non-critical cases.


Veterinary practitioners’ selection of diagnostic tests for the primary evaluation of colic in the horse.


Prevalence of and risk factors for colic in horses that display crib-biting behaviour


Abstracts


These are available as webinars to view through the BI academy , or through a printed version of the abstracts found here.


Prospective study of primary assessment of equine colic: Part 1: Study population and case presentation.


Prospective study of primary assessment of equine colic: Part 2: Diagnostic approach, decision-making and outcomes.


Prospective survey of veterinary practitioners' primary assessment of equine colic: Clinical signs, diagnoses, and treatment of 120 cases of large colon impaction.


Establishing clinical guidelines for the treatment of equine colic in developing countries.


Systematic review of risk factors for equine colic.


Useful links


University of Nottingham Centre for Evidence-Based Veterinary Medicine

Boehringer Ingelheim

University of Liverpool Colic Website

Open Clinical: Knowledge Management for Medical Care

The Equine Grass Sickness Fund

Diagnosteq: Intestinal parasites of the horse