- Reviewer for Equine Veterinary Journal, Equine Veterinary Education, The Veterinary Journal, Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, the Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, The Horse Betting Levy Board, Pratique vétérinaire equine

- Assistant editor of Equine Veterinary Education

Research activities and areas of professional interest : locomotor system of the horse

- Anatomy

- Comparative imaging (computed/digital radiography, ultrasonography, thermography, nuclear scintigraphy, Magnetic Resonance Imaging) in horses, especially ultrasonography of joints

- Biomechanics and functional anatomy of the equine locomotor system

- Lamenesses and pain manifestations

- Physiotherapy, rehabilitation and training of sport and race horses


Bibliography (most relevant)


- Author of 3 books

Denoix J.-M. Biomechanics and physical training of the horse. CRC Press, 2013, 195 pages (translated in French).

Denoix J.-M. The Equine Distal Limb : An Atlas of Clinical Anatomy and Comparative Imaging. Manson Publishing Ltd, London. 2000, 390 pages, 1200 figures (translated in 3 languages).

Denoix J.-M., Pailloux J.P. Physical therapy and massage for the horse. Manson publishing, 1995, 230 pages (translated in 6 languages).

- Author of chapters in 8 international books

Selected papers :

Last year

Coudry V. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) Ultrasonographic examination of the palmar aspect of the pastern of the horse: Digital flexor tendons and digital sheath. Equine Veterinary Education, 25, 4, 196-203. (IF 2011 = 0.545).

Denoix J.-M., Jacquet S., Lepeule J., Crevier-Denoix N., Valette J.-P. and Robert C. (2013) Radiographic findings of juvenile osteochondral conditions detected in 392 foals using a field radiographic protocol. Veterinary Journal. (IF 2011=2,239). DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.040.

Denoix J.-M., Jeffcott L.-B., MacIlwraith C.-W. and Van Weeren P.-R. (2013) A review of terminology for equine juvenile osteochondral conditions (JOCC) based on anatomical and functional considerations. Veterinary Journal. (IF 2011=2,239). DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.038

Jacquet S., Robert C., Valette J.-P. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) Evolution of radiological findings detected in the limbs of 321 young horses, between the age of 6 and 18 months. Veterinary Journal. (IF 2011 = 2,239). DOI : 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.042.

Lepeule J., Robert C., Bareille N., Valette J.-P., Jacquet S., Seegers H. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) A reliable severity scoring system for radiographic findings in the limbs of young horses. Veterinary Journal. (IF 2011 = 2,239).  DOI : 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.041.

Robert C., Valette J.-P., Jacquet S. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) Study design for the investigation of likely aetiological factors of juvenile osteochondral conditions (JOCC)  in foals and yearlings. Veterinary Journal. (IF 2011 = 2,239).   DOI : 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.039.

Van Weeren P.-R. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) The Normandy field study on juvenile osteochondral conditions: Conclusions regarding the influence of genetics, environmental conditions and management and the effect on performance. Veterinary Journal (IF 2011 = 2,239). DOI : 10.1016/j.tvjl.2013.03.047.

Crisan M.-I., Damian A., Gal A., Miclaus V., Cernea C.-L. and Denoix J.-M. (2013) Vascular abnormalities of the distal deep digital flexor tendon in 8 draught horses identified on histological examination. Research Veterinary Science (RVSC-13-03.006) DOI : 10.1016/j.rvsc.2013.03.006.

Werpy N.-M., Denoix J.-M., McIIwraith C.-W., and Frisbie D.-D. (2013) Comparison between standard ultrasonography angle contrast ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of the normal equine proximal suspensory ligament. Veterinary Radiology Ultrasound. DOI : 10.1111/vru.12051

Bertoni L., Foressu D., Coudry V., Audigié F. and Denoix J.-M. (2012) Exostoses of palmar or plantar aspect of the diaphysis of the third metacarpal and metatarsal bone in horses: 16 cases (2001-2010). JAVMA, 240, 740-747. (IF 2011 = 1.791) (PMID: 22380813). doi: 10.2460/javma.240.6.740

Werpy NM, Denoix J.-M. (2012) Imaging of the equine proximal suspensory ligament. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 28, 507-525 (IF 2011 = 0.884) (PMID: 23177129). doi: 10.1016/j.cveq.2012.08.005.

Last decade:

Coudry V., Thibaud D., Riccio B., Audigie F., Didierlaurent D., Denoix J.-M.  Efficacy of tiludronate in the treatment of back pain in horses: a unicentric placebo-controlled clinical trial. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2007, 68, 329-337.

Coudry V., Allen K., Denoix J.M. : Congenital abnormalities of the bicipital apparatus in four adult horses. Equine Vet. J. 2005, 35 (3), 272-275.

Denoix J.-M., Thibaud D, Riccio B : Tiludronate as a new therapeutic agent in the treatment of navicular disease : a double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Equine vet. J. 2003, 35(4)407-413

Last millennium:

Denoix J.-M., Busoni V. : Ultrasonographic anatomy of the accessory ligament of the superficial digital flexor tendon in horses. Equine vet. J. 1999, 31 (3), 186-191.

Denoix J.-M., Busoni V., Olalla M.J.: Ultrasonographic examination of the proximal scutum in the horse. Equine vet J, 1997, 29(2) : 136-141.

Denoix J.-M., Jacot S., Perrot P., Bousseau B.: Ultrasonographic anatomy of the dorsal and abaxial aspects of the equine fetlock. Equine vet. J., 1996, 28(1) : 54-62.

Denoix J.-M., Yousfi S.: Spontaneous injury of the accessory ligament of the superficial digital flexor tendon (proximal check ligament) : a new ultrasonographic diagnosis. J. Equine Vet Sci 1996, 16(5) : 191-194.

Denoix J.-M.: Functional anatomy of tendons and ligaments in the distal limbs (manus and pes). Veterinary Clinics of North America, Equine practice. 1994, 10 (2), 273-322.