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Valokuvatorstai 98 haaste keskeneräinen Challenge 98 ”unfinished”, raw

Valokuvatorstain 98. haaste on keskeneräinen

Challenge 98 is unfinished – raw if we are talking about berries.

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Valokuvatorstai: Haaste 96. Kuiske; Challenge 96 Whispering

Valokuvatorstain 96. haaste on kuiske.

Challenge 96 is whispering

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Kategoria(t): kesä, luonto, nature, photography, summer, valokuvatorstai, valokuvatorstai 2008, valokuvaus

Valokuvatorstai haaste 95 Yötön yö; Challenge 95 Midsummer Night

Valokuvatorstain 95 haaste on yötön yö Juhannustulet ovat osa suomalaista yöttömän yön  perinnettä, lukuunottamatta pohjanmaata, jossa poltetaan pääsiäiskokkoa.

Hyvää Juhannusta!

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Valokuvatorstai 94 sattuma II, Challenge 94 Serendipity

Valokuvatorstain 94. haaste on sattuma. Ajattelin ensiksi jättää väliin tämän aiheen, koska sattuman oikusta (?) sattuma on jo toisen kerran. Tämä kuva on sattuma, sillä säädin jotakin pokkarissa ja sattumoisin painoin nappia-tarkoitus ei ollut siis ottaa kuvaa, sattumalta siis otin ja tällainen tuli.

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Kategoria(t): kevät, photography, spring, valokuvatorstai, valokuvatorstai 2008, valokuvaus

Valokuvatorstai 93 Challenge 93

Valokuvatorstain 93. haaste on Inhimillinen tekijä… nyt ei kyllä nappaa. Aiheen voisi ymmärtää syvällisemminkin, mutta ainakin tällä kirkontornin synnyn taustalla ovat olleet  inhimilliset tekijät.
Suunnittelija arkkitehti Alvar Aalto (vaha postaukseni Lyhdystä)  ja tornin rakentaneet.

Mikä: Lakeudenristi

Sijainti: Seinäjoki

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Valokuvatorstai 92, Challenge 92

Valokuvatorstain 92. haaste on ”Jo joutui armas aika…”

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Valokuvatorstai 90, Challenge 90

”Bloggers Unite is an initiative designed to harness the power of the blogosphere to make the world a better place. By challenging bloggers to blog about a particular social cause on a single day, a single voice can be joined with thousands of others to help make a real positive difference; from raising awareness for cancer, to an effort to better education systems or support 3rd world countries.” (Bloggers Unite – Blogging for hope)

Blogiyhteisö nimeltä BlogCatalog haastaa bloggaajat kautta maailman kirjoittamaan ihmisoikeuksista torstaina 15.5.2008. Ihmisoikeudet on osa BlogCatalogin haastesarjaa Bloggers Unite – Blogging for hope. Mutta kuinka käsittelet aihetta valokuvan keinoin? Kuvaa ja osallistu, aikaa on viikko. BlogCatalogin haastesivulle vinkkasi Teppo. Linkki: Runotorstai

Linkki: YK:n yleismaailmallinen ihmisoikeuksien julistus

(Lähde: Valokuvatorstai/Haaste 90.)

Kuva suurenee klikkaamalla. Click on photo to enlarge it.

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Valokuvatorstai haaste 89 challenge 89

Valokuvatorstai haaste 89. Challenge 89.

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Equine tendon injuries Hevosten jännevammat

Valokuvatorstain 88. haasteena oli aatteen paloa. Minulla lienee jonkinlaista aatteen paloa suhteessa hevosiin. 😀

Equine tendon injuries

EvoStem Finland Ltd. […Stem cells are cells that are able to differentiate to any other cells. Stem cells are found in all tissues of an adult individual, but most commonly they are extracted from fat or marrow. For EvoStem stem cell treatment, the veterinary extracts from the animal a 30-40 g piece of fat, and the laboratory separates from it and cultivates the quantity of stem cells necessary for treatment.

The total service package, TendoStem®, offered by EvoStem includes veterinaries’ training for utilization, counselling, extraction and culture of stem cells, and transport of fat tissue and stem cells with the required packaging.

The culture of stem cells is carried out in the Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Regea, which has the clean room required by the EU Tissue Directive (2004/23/EY). The high-quality failities and knowledge of Regea guarantee also the high quality of EvoStem stem cell products….]

Cited from here: At the Dubai International Equine Symposium, Mimi Porter, a physiotherapist from the United States of America, spoke on rehabilitation of injuries. Treadmill and round pen design with a walker can be useful in rehabilitation. Early in the healing process, stimulation of blood supply to tendon and stimulation of muscle with manual stretching, is useful.

Dr. Carol Gillis presented information on exercise programmes for tendon and ligament rehabilitation. Ultrasound rechecks are very useful for assessing progress of the healing and ultimately, the prognosis for further athletic activities. The best response is found in mild injuries.

Concepts: initial rest for 3-4 weeks and then controlled exercise to stimulate healing of the tendon and also to recondition the horse.
Mild damage – the first 90days: Confine to stall
0-30 days – hand walk 30 minutes
30-60 days – hand walk 40 minutes
60-90 days – ride at walk 20-40 minutes

Re-assessment with ultrasound examination is useful at 90 days to classify progress as good, fair or poor. After the 90 day examination, if there is good progress, controlled exercise is useful, perhaps using a treadmill. At 4th month the amount of exercise can be increased to 60 minutes riding at the walk over a period up to 6 months after injury. Examination again using ultrasound should be undertaken at 180 days after injury. Rehabilitation from 7-9 months should includetrotting, 5 minutes every 2 weeks, with 5 minutes cantering being added every 2 weeks and at 9 months, the horse can return to full work, if the tendon has a good appearance on the ultrasound examination.

This presentation highlighted the importance of controlled exercise and regular ultrasound examinations during rehabilitation of tendon injuries.
Reference: C Gillis, Tendon and Ligament Rehabilitation Dubai International Equine Symposium ”The Equine Athlete: Tendon, ligament and Soft Tissue Injuries” 1996. pg. 417

Case Study—Torn Flexor Tendon

Case Study: the Efficacy of Equine Cymatherapy Bioresonance on a Superficial Digital Flexor Tendon Core Lesion of a Thoroughbred Racehorse Colt (PDF available on cited site)

Fortier LA, Smith RK.

Department of Clinical Sciences, VMC C3-181, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA. laf4[@]

After tendon injury, the scar tissue that replaces the damaged tendon results in a substantial risk for reinjury. The goal of regenerative therapies is to restore normal structural architecture and biomechanical function to an injured tissue. Successful restoration processes for any tissue are thought to recapitulate those of development, in which there are spatial and temporal interactions between scaffold, growth factors, and cell populations.

PMID: 18314043 [This Abstrac copied by PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Herthel, D.J. (2001). Enhanced Suspensory Ligament Healing in 100 Horses by Stem Cells and Other Bonw Marrow Components. AAEP Proceedings Vol. 47 pp.319-321. (PDF)

Harnessing the stem cell for the treatment of tendon injuries: heralding a new dawn?
Smith and Webbon Br J Sports Med.2005; 39: 582-584


American’s Healthy Horse

Diagnostic Ultrasound

Equine Digital Flexor Tendon Injures

Equine Sport Medicine

Equine Wellness Magazine

Healing the Bowed Tendon


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The Liphook Equine Hospital […]What are the first signs of tendon injury?

Damage to a tendon causes inflammation, heat and swelling. Minor fibre damage leads to slight enlargement of the affected part which will feel warmer than the corresponding area on the other limb. Mild strains do not cause lameness. In severe damage, the limb may become very painful and swollen and the horse may be severely lame. If the tendon is ruptured, the horse may walk with the toe tipped up. If a tendon sheath becomes infected, the horse will also be very lame.[…]

R. Crass, MD11Department of Radiology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 3395 Scranton Road, Cleveland, OH 44109,

  • Ronald L. Genovese, VMD22Randall Park Veterinary Hospital,
  • James A. Render, DVM33The Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Michigan State University.,
  • Department of Radiology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 3395 Scranton Road, Cleveland, OH 44109

    Department of Radiology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 3395 Scranton Road, Cleveland, OH 44109 Randall Park Veterinary Hospital <span cThe Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Michigan State University.

    Neovascularisation in chronic tendon injuries detected with colour Doppler ultrasound in horse and man: implications for research and treatmen (by Mads Kristoffersen, Lars Öhberg, Christopher Johnston and Håkan Alfredson)

    New Method for trating tendon damage in horses

    Orthopedic shoeing techniques in the prevention and treatment of tendon and articular pathologies

    Preventing Tendon Injures

    Gillis, C. L. (1997). Rehabilitation of Tendon and Ligament Injuries (PDF)


    Tendon Injures….(Sharma & Maffulli, Abstract )

    Tendon Injures (by Laura Werner)

    Tendon Injures (Ultrasonic photos)

    Tendon injures (photos)

    Tendon suspensory ligament injures-active

    Treatment of Tendon and Ligament Injures with UBM Powder (PDF available) by Richard D. Mitchell, D.V.M.

    Understanding Tendon Injures (by Seamour Rathore)

    Kantasolujen käyttö hoidossa on Suomessa kehitetty menetelmä

    Evostem Finland Oy Kantasoluhoidot, artikkeli Ratsastus

    Yhteystiedot, Evostem Finland Oy

    Puhelin: 0405044423
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    Käyntiosoite: Suntinmäentie 30 c/o Leppänen Minna
    36200, Kangasala
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    36201, KANGASALA
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    – Eläimillä
    o Jännehoidot – tendinopatiat – hevonen SDFT
    o Artriitti – OA/DJD, post-infektiiviset tilat, ruston regeneraatio
    o OCD-nivelkystat (hevonen)
    o Neurologiset vammat
    selkäydinvauriot/diskus – koira
    – ’Anecdotal evidence’ ts. julkaistua tietoa vähän

    Tutustu aiheeseen myös MEDI-uutisissa

    Hyvinkään hevossairaala

    Uutta toivoa jännevammoihin (PDF)

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    Haaste 86 rappion estetiikka, Challenge 86

    Valokuvatorstain haaste 86 rappion estetiikka. Challenge 86 ”aesthetic of degeneration

    Decay (The free dictionary by Faelex)

    rappio s 1 decay 2 decline, decadence, bankruptcy 3 dereliction, gutter (the gutter), rot (the rot), debasedness Hän on mennyt rappiolle He’s gone to the gutter
    [moraalinen] rappio s 1 degeneracy 2 corruption, degradation, sleaze
    [fyysinen] rappio s degeneration
    saattaa rappiolle drag down
    rappio- liite derelict

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