Trainer Magazine

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Comparing cold therapies and their uses in Racehorses


How do commercial cooling systems compare with the more traditional cooling methods? In recent years there has been an introduction of therapeutic cooling systems combining cold therapy with compression to produce a rapid reduction of soft tissue swelling in new injuries and therefore faster recovery times for many types of leg injuries. 

Nicole Rossa PG Dip. (European Trainer - issue 23 - Autumn 2008)