Veterinary Physiotherapy – Media & Publications

Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder, Dec 2016
Back On Track
Diagnosing and dealing with back pain and dysfunction in the racehorse
Courtesy of Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder incorporating Pacemaker,
Europe’s leading horseracing magazine.

Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder, April 2016
Stress Fractures in the Racehorse
Courtesy of Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder incorporating Pacemaker,
Europe's leading horseracing magazine.

Australian Veterinary Journal 2010 Dec; 88(12)
Muscle strain injuries of the hindlimb in eight horses: diagnostic imaging, management and outcomes.
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(Erratum: Addition of author)

Horse & Hound, 15 July 2010
Can physiotherapists predict fractures?

Equine Veterinary Journal 2010 Apr; 42(3)
Associations between physiotherapy findings and subsequent diagnosis of pelvic or hindlimb fracture in racing Thoroughbreds.
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Frontline, June 2009
A Day at the Races 
Randy colts and kicks and stomps on the feet;– it’s all in a day’s work for physios treating elite animals. Jennifer Trueland goes behind the scenes.

Equine Veterinary Journal 2008 Sept; 40(6)
Workshop Report - Sixth International Conference on Equine Locomotion.
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Racebreed Australia, March/April 2006
Olympic Flashback
Kate Hesse sole physiotherapist in the Equine Veterinary Clinic at 2000 Olympic Games. 

Pacemaker, March 2006
Sometimes Less Is More
Common problems associated with muscle injuries.

Pacemaker, December 2004
Back To Basics
The many problems related to a racehorse's back.

Racing Post, 9 September 2004
Kate Hesse, with the deftness of touch of a female version of Crocodile Dundee.

Racebreed Australia, July/August 2000
Sole physiotherapist appointed to Veterinary Services in the equine clinic at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

Herald Sun, 13 May 1994
Drover's life rich reward for a city slicker.