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Treatment Combo

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What treatments have you/your vet combined with platelet-rich plasma for healing your horse's injury? (Select all that apply)

Shock wave
14%
23
Stem cell
12%
20
None, we've used it by itself
9%
15
None, we haven't used it
61%
104
Other (please explain)
5%
8

Total votes cast: 170

Comments & Write-in Answers

draw blood, spin it, use horse's own plasma with injury specific meds, esp. eyes.

5/23/2011 2:31:25 PM

The horse was a 23 yr old retired TB with a bowed tedon.

5/22/2011 1:00:39 PM

only stem cell

5/21/2011 6:31:56 AM

Used neutraceuticals throughout rehab including RapidResponse, SmartPak Repair, B-L & Omega3

5/20/2011 12:45:44 PM

However, I would if I had to.

5/20/2011 4:28:12 AM

This was the best treatment and healed torn shoulder ligament in record time. Worth every penny.

5/19/2011 10:07:23 PM

Legend injections

5/19/2011 5:12:46 PM

Have not an injury which needed this - hopeful will not have one either.

5/18/2011 3:13:15 PM

never heard of it

5/18/2011 12:14:42 PM

PRP, rest, nsaids, controled return to work

5/18/2011 12:05:23 PM

stall rest, hand walk, bandaging, swimming,

5/18/2011 9:57:46 AM

I am a veterinarian and have never used it due to the expense being out of reach of my clients.

5/18/2011 9:13:34 AM

very useful

5/18/2011 1:30:15 AM

Stall rest followed by controlled return to work.

5/17/2011 10:56:18 PM

IRAP II Therapy along with Shock Wave Therapy

5/17/2011 9:17:50 PM

Tendon specific nutraceutical

5/17/2011 11:01:53 AM

Good combination with shock wave for difficult tendon problems

5/17/2011 9:32:39 AM

I haven't had a need for it thus far. Would consider it, though.

5/17/2011 8:50:11 AM

We have used IRAP to treat a shoulder injury from a trailer accident. It worked, he is sound.

5/17/2011 8:15:41 AM