Equine MRI Opens New Frontier in Lameness Diagnosis and Treatment

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The first "standing" magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine for horses in the United States arrived at Equest Imaging in San Diego County's San Marcos early this year. In use at four clinics in the U.K. and Germany, the state-of-the-art, digital machine is spurring a "revolution" in the diagnosis and treatment of lameness in the performance horse, says Richard B. Markell, DVM, one of the

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