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Table 8 Comparison of body condition and clinical severity scores during the study period

From: Effectiveness of an antimicrobial treatment scheme in a confined glanders outbreak

d 0 d 60 d 120 d 180 d 240 d 300 d 360 - d 420
Score BCS* # of horses Score CSS # of horses # of horses/score
     BCS CSS BCS CSS BCS CSS BCS CSS BCS CSS BCS CSS
1 - 0 - - - - - - - - - - -   
2 8 1 7 - - - - - - - - - -   
3 7 2 9 - - - - - - - - - -   
4 7 3 6 18 0 2 0 - 0 3 0 4 0 Maintained between 4–5 BCS
5 1 4 1 3 0 13 0 8 0 11 0 12 0   
6 -   2 0 2 0 9 0 3 0 1 0   
7 -    - - - - - - - - - - - -
8 -    - - - - - - - - - - - -
9 -    - - - - - - - - - - - -
  1. BCS: Body condition score; *for optimal performance polo horses are maintained at a level of 5; CSS: Clinical condition score.