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Estrés y dolor en caballos. Escalas de valoración del dolor

Valoración Valoración: 3 Estrellas

Descripción: Revisión sobre la interacción entre estrés y dolor en caballos. Escalas para valoración de diferentes tipos de dolor.

TITULO FUENTE ORIGINAL:

Effects of stress on pain in horses and incorporating pain scales for equine practice

AUTORES:

Wagner AE

REVISTA ABREV.:

Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract

AÑO:

2010

REFERENCIA:

26(3):481-92

DOI:

10.1016/j.cveq.2010.07.001

RESUMEN ORIGINAL:

The stress response represents an animal's attempt to reestablish the body's homeostasis after injury, intense physical activity, or psychological strain. Two different neuroendocrine pathways may be activated in stressful situations: the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis, leading to increased cortisol levels, and the sympathoadrenomedullar system, leading to increased catecholamine... + Leer más

The stress response represents an animal's attempt to reestablish the body's homeostasis after injury, intense physical activity, or psychological strain. Two different neuroendocrine pathways may be activated in stressful situations: the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical axis, leading to increased cortisol levels, and the sympathoadrenomedullar system, leading to increased catecholamine levels. By applying some of the evaluation methods described in this article in the appropriate clinical situations, equine veterinarians can almost certainly improve their ability to recognize and manage pain in horses.

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