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Pferdeheilkunde Equine Medicine

Official Organ of the German Veterinary Association, section – Equine Medicine. Editors: Dr. H. D. Lauk, Prof. B. Huskamp, Prof. H. Gerhards und Prof. K. Feige, Prof. Heidrun Gehlen.
Publisher: Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH Baden-Baden.

Since 1985, Pferdeheilkunde publishes scientific articles from all fields of equine medicine in German and English language as well as abstracts of the international professional literature. The journal appears bimonthly.


Publications Pferdeheilkunde Issue 6/2016

Current state of anthelmintic resistance in horses with a special focus on the situation in Germany

Aktueller Stand der Anthelminthika-Resistenzen bei Endoparasiten des Pferdes unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Situation in Deutschland

Ertelt A, von Samson-Himmelstjerna G, Gehlen H


Maxillary nerve block within the pterygopalatine fossa for oral extraction of maxillary cheek teeth in 80 horses

Anästhesie des N. maxillaris in der Fossa pterygopalatina zur Extraktion maxillärer Backenzähne bei 80 Pferden

Rieder C M, Zwick T, Hopster K, Feige K, Bienert-Zeit A


The scientific background for the classification of findings in the german guidelines of scoring prepurchase radiographs in the horse - Part II the proximal phalanx and the proximal sesamoid bones

Die wissenschaftliche Grundlage der Klasseneinteilung des Röntgenleitfadens – Teil II: Das Fesselbein und die Gleichbeine

Schulze N, Lischer C


Polypoid hypertrophic gastropathia similar to human Morbus Ménétrier-Disease in the pars pylorica of a warmblood-mix gelding

Polypoide hypertrophe Gastropathie ähnlich der Morbus Ménétrier Disease des Menschen in der Pars pylorica eines Warmblut-Mix Wallach

Rapp S, Aupperle H


Interobserver agreement, sensitivity and specificity for the diagnosis of horses with proximopalmar metacarpal lameness using radiography and scintigraphy – A retrospective study

Interobserver-Übereinstimmung, Sensitivität und Spezifität bei der Diagnostik von proximopalmaren Metakarpalpathologien anhand Röntgendiagnostik und Szintigraphie – Eine retrospektive Studie

Mageed M, Berner D, Offhaus J, Winter K, Gerlach K


Effect of different postnatal care practices on serum gamma globulin concentrations in neonatal foals

Einfluss unterschiedlicher postnataler Betreuungsmethoden auf die Gammaglobulin-Konzentration im Serum neonater Fohlen

Tscheschlok L, Howard J, Venner M


Qualitative comparison between equine bone marrow- and blood-derived autologous conditioned serum

Qualitativer Vergleich autologer konditionierter Sera aus Knochenmark und Blut von Pferden

Ionita C, Troillet A, Brehm W, Winter K, Ionita J-C


Testing wild small mammals and water samples for pathogen leptosires using real-time PCR

Untersuchungen von wildlebenden Kleinsäugern und Wasserproben von Pferdebetrieben auf DNA pathogener Leptospiren mittels real-time PCR

Cibulski S, Wollanke B


Pferdeheilkunde Award

Every year the best publication by young academics from the last volume is honored by the editors. All members of the scientific advisory board act as jury.

Pferdeheilkunde Curriculum

A continuing education program with monthly seminars given over a period of two years covering all areas of equine medicine and surgery.

Pferdeheilkunde Forum

Every year in June a meeting with up to 20 short seminars is held alternately between the Berlin Academy of Sciences and the Baden-Baden Palais.

Pferdeheilkunde – Pre Purchase Examination Contract

Contract form for the juridical control of the equine pre purchase examination. The form is edited by Pferdeheilkunde and the Association of Equine Medicine und published in both German and English language.

Pferdeheilkunde – Contract of Treatment

Contract form for the juridical control of special medical examinations and treatments.