Serum creatine kinase response to exercise during dexamethasone-induced insulin resistance in Quarter Horses with polysaccharide storage myopathy.

TitleSerum creatine kinase response to exercise during dexamethasone-induced insulin resistance in Quarter Horses with polysaccharide storage myopathy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsFirshman AM, Valberg SJ, Karges TL, Benedict LE, Annandale EJ, Seaquist ER
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume66
Issue10
Pagination1718-23
Date Published2005 Oct
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAnalysis of Variance, Animals, Creatine Kinase, Cross-Over Studies, Dexamethasone, Glucose, Glycogen, Glycogen Storage Disease, Horse Diseases, Horses, Insulin Resistance, Muscle, Skeletal, Physical Exertion
Abstract

To determine effects of dexamethasone on insulin sensitivity, serum creatine kinase (CK) activity 4 hours after exercise, and muscle glycogen concentration in Quarter Horses with polysaccharide storage myopathy (PSSM).

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.