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- Howard, Danielle J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of equine veterinary science 2019 v.74 pp. 90-94
- analysis of variance; computer software; epithelium; forelimbs; granulation tissue; horses; maltodextrins; metacarpus; tissue repair
- ... Equine distal limb wounds may be left to heal by second intention, a potentially slow method of healing. This study evaluated the effect of maltodextrin on second-intention healing of full-thickness equine distal limb wounds. A 4 × 4 cm full-thickness wound was created on the dorsal aspect of the metacarpus of each front limb in 8 horses. Wounds were randomly assigned to the control group (no trea ...