Emeritus Professor Leo Jeffcott

PhD MA BVetMed FRCVS DVSc VetMedDr
Professor Clinical Research &
Training - Equine Practice  

C08B - R.V.C. - Main Bldg. - Camden
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 4655 0677

Biographical details

Developmental skeletal problems and exercise physiology.

Research interests

Developmental skeletal problems and exercise physiology.

Awards and honours

  • 2010 Appointed to the Chair of the National Veterinary Exam (NVE) Board of Examiners at the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council (AVBC).

Selected grants

2011

  • Equine Diagnostic and Rehabilitation Centre; Jeffcott L; Home of Rest for Horses/Research Support.

2008

  • The Science of Horse Training: Implications for rider safety and horse welfare; McGreevy P, Jeffcott L; Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC)/Research Support.

2007

  • Potential ongoing research funding provided by the trustee of the Dr W P Richards Bequest to support research projects in Vet Science to nominated grant recipients working in veterinary pathology research.; Head-of V, Jeffcott L; William Richards (Estate of Dr)/Donation.

2006

  • Sacroiliac kinematics in horses; Jeffcott L, McGowan C; Rural Industry Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC)/Research Grant.
  • Development of proteomic and genomic tools to predict and diagnose osteochondrosis; Hodgson D, Hodgson J, Jeffcott L, Tammen I; Rural Indust R&D Corp (RIRDC)/Research and Development Grants.

2004

  • Epaxial musculature and its relationship with back pain in the horse; Jeffcott L, McGowan C; Rural Industry Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC)/Research Grant.

2003

  • Paleopathology of Horses; Jeffcott L; AHRB & Newton Trust/Research Support.

2002

  • Osteochondrosis; Jeffcott L; ARC Link Grant University of Melbourne/Research Support.

2001

  • Protection of Horses; Jeffcott L; International League for the Protection of Horses/Research Support.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Jeffcott, L. (2009). Sacroiliac Dysfunction. In Frances Henson (Eds.), Equine Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment, (pp. 189-198). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2009). The Normal Anatomy of the Osseous Structures of the Back and Pelvis. In Frances Henson (Eds.), Equine Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment, (pp. 3-15). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Harris, P., Coenen, M., Frape, D., Jeffcott, L., Meyer, H. (2006). Equine Nutrition and Metabolic diseases. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 151-222). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Evans, D., Jeffcott, L., Knight, P. (2006). Performance - related problems and Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Jeffcott, L., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Performance-related problems and exercise physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Jeffcott, L., Haussler, K. (2004). Back and Pelvis. In Kenneth W. Hinchcliff, Andris J. Kaneps, Raymond J. Geor (Eds.), Equine sports medicine and surgery: basic and clinical sciences of the equine athlete, (pp. 433-474). Edinburgh: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Levine, M., Bailey, G., Jeffcott, L. (2001). Paleopathology and horse domestication. In G.Bailey, R.Charles & N.Winder (Eds.), Human Ecodynamics, (pp. 123-133). Oxford: Oxbow Books.

Journals

  • Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Horadagoda, N., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Little, C., Dart, A. (2016). Effect of Manuka honey gel on the transforming growth factor β1and β3 concentrations, bacterial counts and histomorphology of contaminated full-thickness skin wounds in equine distal limbs. Australian Veterinary Journal, 94(1-2), 27-34. [More Information]
  • Brownlow, M., Dart, A., Jeffcott, L. (2016). Exertional heat illness: a review of the syndrome affecting racing Thoroughbreds in hot and humid climates. Australian Veterinary Journal, 94(7), 240-247. [More Information]
  • Axling, J., Castle, K., Velie, B., Tammen, I., Thomson, P., Hamilton (Ellis), N., Raadsma, H., Lindgren, G., Jeffcott, L., Nicholas, F. (2016). Use of diagnostic reports to estimate prevalence and distribution of skeletal lesions in young Thoroughbreds. The Veterinary Journal, 214, 72-76. [More Information]
  • Dart, A., Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L. (2015). A review of research into second intention equine wound healing using manuka honey: Current recommendations and future applications. Equine Veterinary Education, 27(12), 658-664. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Tsang, A., Horadagoda, N., Dart, C., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Jackson, C., Dart, A. (2015). Effect of activated protein C in second intention healing of equine distal limb wounds: a preliminary study. Australian Veterinary Journal, 93(10), 361-366. [More Information]
  • Jacobsen, E., Dart, A., Mondori, T., Horadagoda, N., Jeffcott, L., Little, C., Smith, M. (2015). Focal experimental injury leads to widespread gene expression and histologic changes in equine flexor tendons. PloS One, 10(4), 1-25. [More Information]
  • Padalino, B., Hall, E., Raidal, S., Celi, P., Knight, P., Jeffcott, L., Muscatello, G. (2015). Health Problems and Risk Factors Associated with Long Haul Transport of Horses in Australia. Animals, 5, 1296-1310. [More Information]
  • Kramer, C., Tsang, A., Koenig, T., Jeffcott, L., Dart, C., Dart, A. (2014). Survey of the therapeutic approach and efficacy of pentosan polysulfate for the prevention and treatment of equine osteoarthritis in veterinary practice in Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal, 92(12), 482-487. [More Information]
  • Koenig, T., Dart, A., Mcllwraith, C., Horadagoda, N., Bell, R., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Krockenberger, M., Jeffcott, L., Little, C. (2014). Treatment of Experimentally Induced Osteoarthritis in Horses Using Intravenous Combination of sodium Pentosan Polysulfate, N-Acetyl Glucosamine, and Sodium Hyaluronan. Veterinary Surgery, 43(5), 612-622. [More Information]
  • Denoix, J., Jeffcott, L., McIlwraith, W., van Weeren, P. (2013). A review of terminology for equine juvenile osteochondral conditions (JOCC) based on anatomical and functional considerations. The Veterinary Journal, 197(1), 29-35. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Hadidane, I., Wereszka, M., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). Effect of Age and Prostheses Location on Rima Glottidis Area in Equine Cadaveric Larynges. Veterinary Surgery, 42(3), 286-290. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L. (2013). Juvenille osteochondral conditions in the horse: A special issue. The Veterinary Journal, 197, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Wereszka, M., Hadidane, I., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). Optimal Tension, Position, and Number of Prostheses Required for Maximum Rima Glottidis Area After Laryngoplasty. Veterinary Surgery, 42(3), 280-285. [More Information]
  • van Weeren, P., Jeffcott, L. (2013). Problems and pointers in osteochondrosis: Twenty years on. The Veterinary Journal, 197, 96-102. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Perkins, N., Kelly, A., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). The Effect of Short- and Long-Term Treatment with Manuka Honey on Second Intention Healing of Contaminated and Noncontaminated Wounds on the Distal Aspect of the Forelimbs in Horses. Veterinary Surgery, 42(2), 154-160. [More Information]
  • Tee, S., Dart, A., MacDonald, M., Perkins, N., Horadagoda, N., Jeffcott, L. (2012). Effects of collecting serial tracheal aspirate and bronchoalveolar lavage samples on the cytological findings of subsequent fluid samples in healthy Standardbred horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(7), 247-251. [More Information]
  • Kwan, C., Bell, R., Koenig, T., Bischofberger, A., Horadagoda, N., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2012). Effects of intra-articular sodium pentosan polysulfate and glucosamine on the cytology, total protein concentration and viscosity of synovial fluid in horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(8), 315-320. [More Information]
  • Ruppin, M., Sullivan, S., Condon, F., Perkins, N., Lee, L., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2012). Retrospective study of 103 presumed cases of tick (Ixodes holocyclus) envenomation in the horse. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(5), 175-180. [More Information]
  • Silver, I., Jeffcott, L., Rossdale, P. (2011). Fifty years of the British Equine Veterinary Association as a facilitator of progress in equine clinical science. Equine Veterinary Journal, 43(5), 618-630.
  • Voute, L., Henson, F., Platt, D., Jeffcott, L. (2011). Osteochondrosis lesions of the lateral trochlear ridge of the distal femur in four ponies. The Veterinary Record, 168(10), 265-269. [More Information]
  • Stubbs, N., Riggs, C., Hodges, P., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Clayton, H., McGowan, C. (2010). Osseous spinal pathology and epaxial muscle ultrasonography in Thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal, 42(supp. 38), 654-661. [More Information]
  • Goff, L., van Weeren, P., Jeffcott, L., Condie, P., McGowan, C. (2010). Quantification of equine sacral and iliac motion during gait: A comparison between motion capture with skin-mounted and bone-fixated sensors. Equine Veterinary Journal, 42(Supplement 38), 468-474. [More Information]
  • Mirams, M., Tatarczuch, L., Ahmed, Y., Pagel, C., Jeffcott, L., Davies, H., Mackie, E. (2009). Altered gene Expression in Early Osteochondrosis Lesions. Journal of Orthopaedic Research: a journal for musculoskeletal investigation, 27(4), 452-457. [More Information]
  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2009). Effect of bandaging on second intention healing of wounds of the distal limb in horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87(6), 215-218. [More Information]
  • Vidal, G., Garza, J., Romero, R., Rodriguez-Tovar, L., Garza, A., Valdez, F., Escareno, J., Davis, E., Jeffcott, L. (2009). Effects of copper and zinc on Cathepsin B activity in equine articular chondrocytes. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 8(5), 935-945. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L., Leung, W., Riggs, C. (2009). Managing the effects of the weather on the Equestrian Events of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The Veterinary Journal, 182(3), 412-429. [More Information]
  • Vidal, G., Valdez, F., Garza, J., Romero, R., Melendez, J., Rodriguez-Tovar, L., Ramirez, R., Valdes, V., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2008). Localization of Cathepsin B Enzymatic Activity in Equine Articular Cartilage, Skin Fibroblasts and Phenotypically Modulated and Dyschondroplastic Chondrocytes. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 7(4), 493-501.
  • Goff, L., Jeffcott, L., Jasiewicz, J., McGowan, C. (2008). Structural and biomechanical aspects of equine sacroiliac joint function and their relationship to clinical disease. The Veterinary Journal, 176, 281-293. [More Information]
  • Bowe, E., Murray, R., Jeffcott, L., Davies, M. (2007). Do the matrix degrading enzymes cathepsins B and D increase following a high intensity exercise regime? Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 15(3), 343-349. [More Information]
  • Gee, E., Davies, M., Firth, E., Jeffcott, L., Fennessy, P., Mogg, T. (2007). Osteochondrosis and copper: Histology of articular cartilage from foals out of copper supplemented and non-supplemented dams. The Veterinary Journal, 173(1), 109-117.
  • Lamas, L., Giovagnoli, G., Heath, M., Jeffcott, L. (2007). Some factors affecting the accuracy and variability of measurements of the height of ponies. The Veterinary Record, 160, 691-694.
  • Henson, F., Lamas, L., Knezevic, S., Jeffcott, L. (2007). Ultrasonographic evaluation of the supraspinous ligament in a series of ridden and unridden horses and horses with unrelated back pathology. BMC Veterinary Research, 3(3), 1-7.
  • Stubbs, N., Hodges, P., Jeffcott, L., Cowin, G., Hodgson, D., McGowan, C. (2006). Functional anatomy of the caudal thoracolumbar and lumbosacral spine in the horse. Equine Veterinary Journal, 36(Supplement), 393-399.
  • Goff, L., Jasiewicz, J., Jeffcott, L., Condie, P., McGowan, T., McGowan, C. (2006). Movement between the equine ilium and sacrum: in vivo and in vitro studies. Equine Veterinary Journal, 36(Supplement), 457-461.
  • Varcoe-Cocks, K., Sagar, K., Jeffcott, L., McGowan, C. (2006). Pressure algometry to quantify muscle pain in racehorses with suspected sacroiliac dysfunction. Equine Veterinary Journal, 38(6), 558-562.
  • Levine, M., Whitwell, K., Jeffcott, L. (2005). Abnormal thoracic vertebrae and the evolution of horse husbandry. Archaeofauna, 14, 93-109.
  • Bowe, E., Henson, F., Caddick, J., Jeffcott, L., Davies, M. (2004). Response of equine articular cartilage to a single impact load. Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 8, 33-41.
  • Glaser, K., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2003). Differential distribution of cathepsins B and L in articular cartilage during skeletal development in the horse. Equine Veterinary Journal, 35(1), 42-47.
  • Rossdale, P., Martin, C., Jeffcott, L. (2003). Lateral thinking: a different way of benefiting from reading Equine Veterinary Journal and other scientific periodicals. Equine Veterinary Journal, 35(1), 3-4.
  • Dart, A., Cries, L., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Rose, R. (2002). Effects of 25% propylene glycol hydrogel (Solugel) on second intention wound healing in horses. Veterinary Surgery, 31, 309-313.
  • Gray, A., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2002). Generation and activity of equine osteoclasts in vitro - effects of the bisphosphonate pamidronate (APD). Research In Veterinary Science, 72(2), 105-113.
  • Gray, A., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2002). Localisation and activity of cathepsins K and B in equine osteoclasts. Research In Veterinary Science, 72(2), 95-103.
  • Dart, A., Cries, L., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Rose, R. (2002). The Effect of Equine Recombinant Growth Hormone on Second Intention Wound Healing in Horses. Veterinary Surgery, 31, 314-319.

Conferences

  • Goff, L., Jeffcott, L., Riggs, C., McGowan, C. (2014). Sacroiliac joint morphology and back pain in thoroughbred racehorses. Australasian Equine Science Symposium, N/A: N/A.
  • Jeffcott, L., McLennan, M., Kennedy, D. (2013). National Veterinary Examination – rationale, format and future development. 2013 AVA Annual Conference: Into the Future, St Leonards: Australian Veterinary Association.
  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2008). Effect of bandaging on healing of distal limb wounds in horses. 2nd Australian Equine Science Symposium AESS 2008, Australia.
  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2008). Effect of bandaging on healing of distal limb wounds in horses. 30th Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures 2008, Australia: Australian Equine Veterinary Association.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2005). Developmental diseases affecting growing horses. 2nd European Workshop on Equine Nutrition.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2001). Veterinary Responsibilities in Elite Equestrian Sport. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians.

2016

  • Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Horadagoda, N., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Little, C., Dart, A. (2016). Effect of Manuka honey gel on the transforming growth factor β1and β3 concentrations, bacterial counts and histomorphology of contaminated full-thickness skin wounds in equine distal limbs. Australian Veterinary Journal, 94(1-2), 27-34. [More Information]
  • Brownlow, M., Dart, A., Jeffcott, L. (2016). Exertional heat illness: a review of the syndrome affecting racing Thoroughbreds in hot and humid climates. Australian Veterinary Journal, 94(7), 240-247. [More Information]
  • Axling, J., Castle, K., Velie, B., Tammen, I., Thomson, P., Hamilton (Ellis), N., Raadsma, H., Lindgren, G., Jeffcott, L., Nicholas, F. (2016). Use of diagnostic reports to estimate prevalence and distribution of skeletal lesions in young Thoroughbreds. The Veterinary Journal, 214, 72-76. [More Information]

2015

  • Dart, A., Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L. (2015). A review of research into second intention equine wound healing using manuka honey: Current recommendations and future applications. Equine Veterinary Education, 27(12), 658-664. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Tsang, A., Horadagoda, N., Dart, C., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Jackson, C., Dart, A. (2015). Effect of activated protein C in second intention healing of equine distal limb wounds: a preliminary study. Australian Veterinary Journal, 93(10), 361-366. [More Information]
  • Jacobsen, E., Dart, A., Mondori, T., Horadagoda, N., Jeffcott, L., Little, C., Smith, M. (2015). Focal experimental injury leads to widespread gene expression and histologic changes in equine flexor tendons. PloS One, 10(4), 1-25. [More Information]
  • Padalino, B., Hall, E., Raidal, S., Celi, P., Knight, P., Jeffcott, L., Muscatello, G. (2015). Health Problems and Risk Factors Associated with Long Haul Transport of Horses in Australia. Animals, 5, 1296-1310. [More Information]

2014

  • Goff, L., Jeffcott, L., Riggs, C., McGowan, C. (2014). Sacroiliac joint morphology and back pain in thoroughbred racehorses. Australasian Equine Science Symposium, N/A: N/A.
  • Kramer, C., Tsang, A., Koenig, T., Jeffcott, L., Dart, C., Dart, A. (2014). Survey of the therapeutic approach and efficacy of pentosan polysulfate for the prevention and treatment of equine osteoarthritis in veterinary practice in Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal, 92(12), 482-487. [More Information]
  • Koenig, T., Dart, A., Mcllwraith, C., Horadagoda, N., Bell, R., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Krockenberger, M., Jeffcott, L., Little, C. (2014). Treatment of Experimentally Induced Osteoarthritis in Horses Using Intravenous Combination of sodium Pentosan Polysulfate, N-Acetyl Glucosamine, and Sodium Hyaluronan. Veterinary Surgery, 43(5), 612-622. [More Information]

2013

  • Denoix, J., Jeffcott, L., McIlwraith, W., van Weeren, P. (2013). A review of terminology for equine juvenile osteochondral conditions (JOCC) based on anatomical and functional considerations. The Veterinary Journal, 197(1), 29-35. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Hadidane, I., Wereszka, M., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). Effect of Age and Prostheses Location on Rima Glottidis Area in Equine Cadaveric Larynges. Veterinary Surgery, 42(3), 286-290. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L. (2013). Juvenille osteochondral conditions in the horse: A special issue. The Veterinary Journal, 197, 1-2. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L., McLennan, M., Kennedy, D. (2013). National Veterinary Examination – rationale, format and future development. 2013 AVA Annual Conference: Into the Future, St Leonards: Australian Veterinary Association.
  • Bischofberger, A., Wereszka, M., Hadidane, I., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). Optimal Tension, Position, and Number of Prostheses Required for Maximum Rima Glottidis Area After Laryngoplasty. Veterinary Surgery, 42(3), 280-285. [More Information]
  • van Weeren, P., Jeffcott, L. (2013). Problems and pointers in osteochondrosis: Twenty years on. The Veterinary Journal, 197, 96-102. [More Information]
  • Bischofberger, A., Dart, C., Perkins, N., Kelly, A., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2013). The Effect of Short- and Long-Term Treatment with Manuka Honey on Second Intention Healing of Contaminated and Noncontaminated Wounds on the Distal Aspect of the Forelimbs in Horses. Veterinary Surgery, 42(2), 154-160. [More Information]

2012

  • Tee, S., Dart, A., MacDonald, M., Perkins, N., Horadagoda, N., Jeffcott, L. (2012). Effects of collecting serial tracheal aspirate and bronchoalveolar lavage samples on the cytological findings of subsequent fluid samples in healthy Standardbred horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(7), 247-251. [More Information]
  • Kwan, C., Bell, R., Koenig, T., Bischofberger, A., Horadagoda, N., Perkins, N., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2012). Effects of intra-articular sodium pentosan polysulfate and glucosamine on the cytology, total protein concentration and viscosity of synovial fluid in horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(8), 315-320. [More Information]
  • Ruppin, M., Sullivan, S., Condon, F., Perkins, N., Lee, L., Jeffcott, L., Dart, A. (2012). Retrospective study of 103 presumed cases of tick (Ixodes holocyclus) envenomation in the horse. Australian Veterinary Journal, 90(5), 175-180. [More Information]

2011

  • Silver, I., Jeffcott, L., Rossdale, P. (2011). Fifty years of the British Equine Veterinary Association as a facilitator of progress in equine clinical science. Equine Veterinary Journal, 43(5), 618-630.
  • Voute, L., Henson, F., Platt, D., Jeffcott, L. (2011). Osteochondrosis lesions of the lateral trochlear ridge of the distal femur in four ponies. The Veterinary Record, 168(10), 265-269. [More Information]

2010

  • Stubbs, N., Riggs, C., Hodges, P., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Clayton, H., McGowan, C. (2010). Osseous spinal pathology and epaxial muscle ultrasonography in Thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal, 42(supp. 38), 654-661. [More Information]
  • Goff, L., van Weeren, P., Jeffcott, L., Condie, P., McGowan, C. (2010). Quantification of equine sacral and iliac motion during gait: A comparison between motion capture with skin-mounted and bone-fixated sensors. Equine Veterinary Journal, 42(Supplement 38), 468-474. [More Information]

2009

  • Mirams, M., Tatarczuch, L., Ahmed, Y., Pagel, C., Jeffcott, L., Davies, H., Mackie, E. (2009). Altered gene Expression in Early Osteochondrosis Lesions. Journal of Orthopaedic Research: a journal for musculoskeletal investigation, 27(4), 452-457. [More Information]
  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2009). Effect of bandaging on second intention healing of wounds of the distal limb in horses. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87(6), 215-218. [More Information]
  • Vidal, G., Garza, J., Romero, R., Rodriguez-Tovar, L., Garza, A., Valdez, F., Escareno, J., Davis, E., Jeffcott, L. (2009). Effects of copper and zinc on Cathepsin B activity in equine articular chondrocytes. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 8(5), 935-945. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L., Leung, W., Riggs, C. (2009). Managing the effects of the weather on the Equestrian Events of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The Veterinary Journal, 182(3), 412-429. [More Information]
  • Jeffcott, L. (2009). Sacroiliac Dysfunction. In Frances Henson (Eds.), Equine Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment, (pp. 189-198). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2009). The Normal Anatomy of the Osseous Structures of the Back and Pelvis. In Frances Henson (Eds.), Equine Back Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment, (pp. 3-15). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.

2008

  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2008). Effect of bandaging on healing of distal limb wounds in horses. 2nd Australian Equine Science Symposium AESS 2008, Australia.
  • Dart, A., Perkins, N., Dart, C., Jeffcott, L., Canfield, P. (2008). Effect of bandaging on healing of distal limb wounds in horses. 30th Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures 2008, Australia: Australian Equine Veterinary Association.
  • Vidal, G., Valdez, F., Garza, J., Romero, R., Melendez, J., Rodriguez-Tovar, L., Ramirez, R., Valdes, V., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2008). Localization of Cathepsin B Enzymatic Activity in Equine Articular Cartilage, Skin Fibroblasts and Phenotypically Modulated and Dyschondroplastic Chondrocytes. Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 7(4), 493-501.
  • Goff, L., Jeffcott, L., Jasiewicz, J., McGowan, C. (2008). Structural and biomechanical aspects of equine sacroiliac joint function and their relationship to clinical disease. The Veterinary Journal, 176, 281-293. [More Information]

2007

  • Bowe, E., Murray, R., Jeffcott, L., Davies, M. (2007). Do the matrix degrading enzymes cathepsins B and D increase following a high intensity exercise regime? Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 15(3), 343-349. [More Information]
  • Gee, E., Davies, M., Firth, E., Jeffcott, L., Fennessy, P., Mogg, T. (2007). Osteochondrosis and copper: Histology of articular cartilage from foals out of copper supplemented and non-supplemented dams. The Veterinary Journal, 173(1), 109-117.
  • Lamas, L., Giovagnoli, G., Heath, M., Jeffcott, L. (2007). Some factors affecting the accuracy and variability of measurements of the height of ponies. The Veterinary Record, 160, 691-694.
  • Henson, F., Lamas, L., Knezevic, S., Jeffcott, L. (2007). Ultrasonographic evaluation of the supraspinous ligament in a series of ridden and unridden horses and horses with unrelated back pathology. BMC Veterinary Research, 3(3), 1-7.

2006

  • Harris, P., Coenen, M., Frape, D., Jeffcott, L., Meyer, H. (2006). Equine Nutrition and Metabolic diseases. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 151-222). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Stubbs, N., Hodges, P., Jeffcott, L., Cowin, G., Hodgson, D., McGowan, C. (2006). Functional anatomy of the caudal thoracolumbar and lumbosacral spine in the horse. Equine Veterinary Journal, 36(Supplement), 393-399.
  • Goff, L., Jasiewicz, J., Jeffcott, L., Condie, P., McGowan, T., McGowan, C. (2006). Movement between the equine ilium and sacrum: in vivo and in vitro studies. Equine Veterinary Journal, 36(Supplement), 457-461.
  • Evans, D., Jeffcott, L., Knight, P. (2006). Performance - related problems and Exercise Physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Jeffcott, L., Evans, D., Knight, P. (2006). Performance-related problems and exercise physiology. In Andrew J Higgins and Jack R Snyder (Eds.), The Equine Manual, (pp. 1059-1104). China: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Varcoe-Cocks, K., Sagar, K., Jeffcott, L., McGowan, C. (2006). Pressure algometry to quantify muscle pain in racehorses with suspected sacroiliac dysfunction. Equine Veterinary Journal, 38(6), 558-562.

2005

  • Levine, M., Whitwell, K., Jeffcott, L. (2005). Abnormal thoracic vertebrae and the evolution of horse husbandry. Archaeofauna, 14, 93-109.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2005). Developmental diseases affecting growing horses. 2nd European Workshop on Equine Nutrition.

2004

  • Jeffcott, L., Haussler, K. (2004). Back and Pelvis. In Kenneth W. Hinchcliff, Andris J. Kaneps, Raymond J. Geor (Eds.), Equine sports medicine and surgery: basic and clinical sciences of the equine athlete, (pp. 433-474). Edinburgh: Saunders Elsevier.
  • Bowe, E., Henson, F., Caddick, J., Jeffcott, L., Davies, M. (2004). Response of equine articular cartilage to a single impact load. Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 8, 33-41.

2003

  • Glaser, K., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2003). Differential distribution of cathepsins B and L in articular cartilage during skeletal development in the horse. Equine Veterinary Journal, 35(1), 42-47.
  • Rossdale, P., Martin, C., Jeffcott, L. (2003). Lateral thinking: a different way of benefiting from reading Equine Veterinary Journal and other scientific periodicals. Equine Veterinary Journal, 35(1), 3-4.

2002

  • Dart, A., Cries, L., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Rose, R. (2002). Effects of 25% propylene glycol hydrogel (Solugel) on second intention wound healing in horses. Veterinary Surgery, 31, 309-313.
  • Gray, A., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2002). Generation and activity of equine osteoclasts in vitro - effects of the bisphosphonate pamidronate (APD). Research In Veterinary Science, 72(2), 105-113.
  • Gray, A., Davies, M., Jeffcott, L. (2002). Localisation and activity of cathepsins K and B in equine osteoclasts. Research In Veterinary Science, 72(2), 95-103.
  • Dart, A., Cries, L., Jeffcott, L., Hodgson, D., Rose, R. (2002). The Effect of Equine Recombinant Growth Hormone on Second Intention Wound Healing in Horses. Veterinary Surgery, 31, 314-319.

2001

  • Levine, M., Bailey, G., Jeffcott, L. (2001). Paleopathology and horse domestication. In G.Bailey, R.Charles & N.Winder (Eds.), Human Ecodynamics, (pp. 123-133). Oxford: Oxbow Books.
  • Jeffcott, L. (2001). Veterinary Responsibilities in Elite Equestrian Sport. 18th International Conference of Racing Analysts and Veterinarians.

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