SCIENTIFIC PROOF OF THE ABILITY TO REACH DEEP INTO THE LUNGS
Testing completed by Dr. Nathan Slovis, DVM, DACVIM, CHT of the world famous Hagyards Equine Medical Institute of Lexington, KY.
Nuclear Scintigraphy is a process where a radiopharmaceutical is inhaled and the radiation emitted by the horse is captured by external detectors (gamma camera) to create the image. When you access the image from the scan, you want to see the distribution and amount of the uptake gives you an idea of how that specific organ (lungs) is functioning. In this case it demonstrates that Equi-Resp ELITE can deliver EquiSilver into the lower respiratory system.