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We are currently asking veterinary surgeons to complete the following questionnaire concerning how research material is accessed within the profession:

Disseminating evidence to equine practitioners

The aim is to understand how to deliver new information in a way that most suits the demands of the modern equine vet.


We are pleased to report that the following research has already been published by the Nottingham Colic Research Group, with further papers currently in peer review.

Prospective study of the primary evaluation of 1016 horses with clinical signs of abdominal pain by veterinary practitioners, and the differentiation of critical and non-critical cases.

Prospective survey of veterinary practitioners’ primary assessment of equine colic: Clinical signs, diagnoses, and treatment of 120 cases of large colon impaction

Veterinary practitioners’ selection of diagnostic tests for the primary evaluation of colic in the horse.