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carbohydrate overload model
experimentally what is the classic model for the predictable development of laminitis?
bedding with what type of shavings has been shown to be a risk factor for the development of laminitis?
exogenous steroid use has been shown to cause laminitis, especially with the use of which one?
reflex hyperemia, increased hoof temperature
in the vascular theory there is initial reduced perfusion causing digital ischemia. lameness develops when the vasoconstriction disappears and what 2 clinical signs are noted?
compartment syndrome, reperfusion injury
in the vascular theory, the inflammatory response is believed to result in what 2 conditions?
in the progression of laminitis, the development of what denotes the transition from acute to chronic laminitis?
metalloproteinase, toxic/metabolic, traumatic
3 other main pathophysiology theories for laminitis other than the vascular theory
disruption of laminar attachments
in the metalloproteinase theory, excessive activation of these enzymes will result in what?
rotational displacement can sometimes be attributed to faster growth rate of the heel or the toe?
when performing radiography to assess laminitis, it is most important to evaluate the position of which bone?
when evaluating laminitis with a radiograph, is it more important to get a dorsal or a lateral radiograph?
to limit edema formation, what anti-inflammatory / free radical scavenger can be placed on the coronary band?
nitroglycerine, acepromazine, isoxuprine, l-arginine
4 drugs used to cause vasodilation in laminitic horses
what effect of glucocorticoids causes them to be contraindicated in cases of laminitis?
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