Advertisement

Therapeutic Exercises for Equine Sacroiliac Joint Pain and Dysfunction

Published:October 13, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cveq.2022.07.002

      Keywords

      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'

      Subscribers receive full online access to your subscription and archive of back issues up to and including 2002.

      Content published before 2002 is available via pay-per-view purchase only.

      Subscribe:

      Subscribe to Veterinary Clinics: Equine Practice
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect

      References

        • Chang L.
        • Marsten G.
        • Martin A.
        Anatomy, cartilage.
        StatPearls [Internet] StatPearls Publishing, Treasure Island (FL)2021
        • Degueurce c
        • Chateau H.
        • Denoix J.
        In vitro assessment of movements of the sacroiliac joint in the horse.
        Equine Vet J. 2004; 36: 694-698
        • Goff L.
        • Jasiewicz J.
        • Jeffcott L.
        Movement between the equine ilium and sacrum: in-vivo and in-vitro studies.
        Equine Vet J. 2006; 38: 457-461
        • Denoix J.
        Spinal biomechanics and functional anatomy.
        Vet Clin N Am Equine Pract. 1999; 15: 27-50
        • O’Sullivan P.
        • Beales D.
        • Beetham J.
        • et al.
        Altered motor control strategies in subjects with sacroiliac joint pain during the active straight-leg raise-test.
        Spine. 2002; 27: E1-E8
        • Dyson S.
        • Murray R.
        Pain associated with the sacroiliac joint region: a clinical study of 74 horses.
        Equine Vet J. 2003; 35: 240-245
        • Barstow A.
        • Dyson S.
        Clinical features and diagnosis of sacroiliac joint region pain in 296 horses: 2004-2014.
        Equine Vet Educ. 2015; 27: 637-647
        • Laslett M.
        Evidence based diagnosis and treatment of the painful sacroiliac joint.
        J Man Manip Ther. 2008; 16: 142-152
        • McGowan C.
        • Hyytiainen H.
        Muscular and neuromotor control and learning in the athletic horse.
        Comp Ex Phys. 2017; 13: 185-194
        • Vleeming A.
        • Schuenke M.
        • Masi A.
        The sacroiliac joint: an overview of its anatomy, function and potential clinical implications.
        J Anat. 2012; 221: 537-567
        • Jeffcott L.
        • Dalin G.
        • Ekman S.
        • et al.
        Sacroiliac lesions as a cause of chronic poor performance in horses.
        Equine Vet J. 1985; 17: 111-118
        • Panjabi M.
        The stabilizing system of the spine. Part II. Neutral zone and stability hypothesis.
        J Spinal Disord. 1992; 5: 390-396
        • Felson D.
        • Gale D.
        • Elon Gale M.
        • et al.
        Osteophytes and progression of knee ostoearthritis.
        Rheumatology. 2005; 44: 100-104
        • Panjabi M.
        A hypothesis of chronic back pain: ligament subfailure injuries lead to muscle control dysfunction.
        Eur Spine J. 2006; : 668-676
        • Yue J.
        • Timm J.
        • Panjabi M.
        • et al.
        Clinical application of the Panjabi neutral zone hypothesis: the Stabilomax NZ posterior dynamic lumbar stabilization system.
        Neurosurg Focus. 2007; 22: E12https://doi.org/10.3171/foc.2007.22.1.12
        • Sangwan S.
        • Green R.
        • Taylor N.
        Characteristics of stabilizer muscles: a systematic review.
        Physiother Can. 2014; 66: 348-358
        • Arokoski J.
        • Valta T.
        • Airaksinen O.
        • et al.
        Back and abdominal muscle function during stabilization exercises.
        Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2001; 82: 1089-1098
        • Krishnan Y.
        • Grodzinsky A.
        Cartilage diseases.
        Matrix Biol. 2018; 71-72: 51-69
        • Takahashi I.
        • Matsuzaki T.
        • Yoshida S.
        • et al.
        Difference in cartilage repair between loading and unloading environments in the rat knee.
        J Jpn Phys Ther Assoc. 2014; 17: 22-30
        • Goff L.
        • Jeffcott L.
        • Riggs C.
        • et al.
        Sacroiliac joint morphology: influence of age, body weight and previous back pain.
        Equine Vet J. 2014; 46: 52
        • Haussler K.
        • Stover S.
        • Willits N.
        Pathological change in lumbosacral vertebrae and pelvis in thoroughbred racehorses.
        Am J Vet Res. 1999; 60: 143-153
        • Monticone M.
        • Barbarino A.
        • Testi C.
        • et al.
        Symptomatic efficacy of stabilizing treatment versus laser therapy for sub-acute low back pain with positive tests for sacroiliac dysfunction: a randomised clinical controlled trial with 1 year follow-up.
        Euro Medicophys. 2004; 40: 263-268
        • Visser I.
        • Woudenberg N.
        • de Bont J.
        • et al.
        Treatment of the sacroiliac joint in patients with leg pain: a randomized controlled trial.
        Eur Spine J. 2013; 22: 2310-2317
        • Heinricher M.
        • Tavares I.
        • Leith J.
        • et al.
        Descending control of nociception: specificity, recruitment and plasticity.
        Brain Res Rev. 2009; 60: 214-225
        • Burkholder T.
        • Lieber R.
        Sarcomere length operating range of vertebrate muscles during movement.
        J Exp Biol. 2001; 204: 1529-1536
        • Gronwald T.
        • Torpel A.
        • Herold F.
        • et al.
        Perspective of dose and response for individualised physical exercise and training prescription.
        J Funct Morphol Kinesiol. 2020; : 5https://doi.org/10.3390/jfmk5030048
        • Ameli S.
        • Naghdy F.
        • Stirling D.
        • et al.
        Quantitative and non-invasive measurement of exercise induced fatigue.
        J Sports Eng Technology. 2019; 233: 34-45
        • Akuthota V.
        • Nalder S.
        Core Strengthening.
        Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2004; 85: 586-592
        • Bliven K.
        • Anderson B.
        Core stability training for injury prevention.
        Sports Health. 2013; : 514-522
        • Stubbs N.
        • Hodges P.
        • Jeffcott L.
        • et al.
        Functional anatomy of the caudal thoracolumbar and lumbosacral spine in the horse.
        Equine Vet J Suppl. 2006; 36: 393-399
        • Hides J.
        • Richardson C.
        • Jull G.
        Multifidus muscle recovery is not automatic following resolution of acute first episode low level pain.
        Spine. 1996; 21: 2763-2769
        • Stubbs N.
        • Kaiser L.
        • Hauptman J.
        • et al.
        Dynamic mobilisation exercises increase cross-sectional area of musculus multifidus.
        Equine Vet J. 2011; 43: 522-529
        • Fogarty M.
        • Sieck G.
        Evolution and functional differentiation of the diaphragm muscles of mammals.
        Compr Physiol. 2020; 9: 715-766
        • Jones K.
        New insights on equid locomotor evolution from the lumbar region of fossil horses.
        Proc R Soc B. 2016; 283: 20152947
        • Zsoldos R.
        • Kotschwar A.
        • Kotschwar A.B.
        Activity of the equine rectus abdominis and oblique external abdominal muscles measured by surface EMG at the walk and trot on the treadmill.
        Equine Vet J. 2010; 42: S523-S529
        • Shaw K.
        • Ursini T.
        • Levine D.
        Longissimus dorsi and rectus abdominus muscle activity during equine walk and trot.
        JEVS. 2021; 107
        • Murray R.
        • Walker V.
        • MacKechnie-Guire R.
        • et al.
        Effect of walking over ground poles and raised poles compared to no poles on limb and back kinematics in horses with different postures.
        Equine Vet J. 2020; 52: 1-17
        • de Oliveira K.
        • Soutello R.
        • da Fonsesca R.
        • et al.
        Gymnastic training and dynamic mobilisation exercises improved stride quality and increase epaxial muscle size in therapy horses.
        JEVS. 2015; 35: 888-893
        • Pfau T.
        • Simons F.
        • Rombach N.
        • et al.
        Effect of 4-week elastic resistance band training regimen on back kinematics in horses trotting in-hand and on the lunge.
        Equine Vet J. 2017; 49: 823-835
        • Kelle B.
        • Guzel R.
        • Sakalli H.
        The effect of kinesio-taping application for acute non-specific low back pain: a randomized controlled clinical trial.
        Clin Rehab. 2016; 30: 997-1003
        • Ericson C.
        • Stenfeldt P.
        • Hardeman A.
        Effect of kinesiotape on flexion-extension of the thoracolumbar back in horses at trot.
        Animals. 2020; 10: 301
        • Cho H.
        • Kim E.
        • Kim Y.
        • et al.
        Kinesio taping improves pain, range of motion, and proprioception in older patients with knee osteoarthritis.
        Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2015; 94: 192-200
        • Bickel S.
        • Gregory C.
        • Dean J.
        Motor unit recruitment during neuromuscular electrical stimulation - a critical appraisal.
        Eur J App Phys. 2011; 111: 2399-4072011