PMID: 7084199Apr 1, 1982Paper

Haematological and plasma biochemical parameters in endurance horses during training

Equine Veterinary Journal
R J Rose, D R Hodgson

Abstract

Eleven horses were studied throughout a 12 week training schedule. Serial blood samples were taken for haematological analysis and an extensive biochemical profile, including the following parameters: sodium, potassium, chloride, bicarbonate, glucose, creatinine, urea, bilirubin, iron, total protein, albumin, alkaline phosphatase, aspartate aminotransferase, creatine kinase, gamma glutamyl transferase, calcium phosphate and cholesterol. There were few significant changes detected and it was concluded that routine haematological and biochemical screening has no useful role in assessing the fitness of horses under these conditions.

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