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Publication type: Journal Article
Document type: Full Paper

Year: 2010

Author(s): Holler, PJ; Brazda, V; Dal-Bianco, B; Lewy, E; Mueller, MC; Peham, C; Bockstahler, BA

Title: Kinematic motion analysis of the joints of the forelimbs and hind limbs of dogs during walking exercise regimens.

Source: Am J Vet Res. 2010; 71(7):734-740



Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Bockstahler Barbara
Dal-Bianco Barbara
Mucha Marion
Peham Christian

Vetmed Research Units
University Equine Clinic, Clinical Unit of Equine Surgery
University Clinic for Small Animals, Clinical Unit of Small Animal Surgery


Abstract:
To assess forelimbs and hind limb joint kinematics in dogs during walking on an inclined slope (uphill), on a declined slope (downhill), or over low obstacles (cavaletti) on a horizontal surface and compare findings with data acquired during unimpeded walking on a horizontal surface.

Keywords Pubmed: Animals
Body Weight
Carpal Joints/physiology
Dogs/physiology*
Elbow Joint/physiology
Forelimb/physiology*
Hindlimb/physiology*
Hip Joint/physiology
Joints/physiology*
Kinetics
Motor Activity/physiology*
Range of Motion, Articular/physiology
Shoulder Joint/physiology
Stifle/physiology
Tarsal Bones/physiology
Walking/physiology*


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