Comparison of volumetric urine collection versus single-sample urine collection in horses consuming diets varying in cation-anion balance.

TitleComparison of volumetric urine collection versus single-sample urine collection in horses consuming diets varying in cation-anion balance.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsMcKenzie EC, Valberg SJ, Godden SM, Pagan JD, Carlson GP, MacLeay JM, De La Corte FD
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume64
Issue3
Pagination284-91
Date Published2003 Mar
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAnimals, Diet, Electrolytes, Female, Horses, Hydrogen-Ion Concentration, Minerals, Urinalysis, Water-Electrolyte Balance
Abstract

To determine daily variation in urinary clearance and fractional excretion (FE) of electrolytes and minerals within and between horses and to compare volumetric and single-sample urine collection for determining FE values of diets with a range of dietary cation-anion balance (DCAB).

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.