'Sea-ing' results: an aquarium can help boost Alzheimer's patients' appetites
Contributor(s):: Lakdawalla, Pervin
Animal Assisted Therapy and Activities in Alzheimer's Disease
Contributor(s):: Sibel Cevizci, Halil Murat Sen, Fahri Gunes, Elif Karaahment
This book section discusses animal assisted therapy and its effect on chronic diseases like Alzheimer's Disease.
Animal-assisted therapy for dementia: a review of the literature
Contributor(s):: Filan, Susan L., Llewellyn-Jones, Robert H.
Care at the end of life
Contributor(s):: Volicer, L.
Comparing the effectiveness of animal interaction, digital music relaxation, and humor on the galvanic skin response of individuals with Alzheimer's disease: implications for recreational therapy
Contributor(s):: Petterson, M., Loy, D. P.
Comparison of the effects of toys versus live animals on the communication of patients with dementia of the Alzheimer's type
Contributor(s):: Greer, Kari L., Pustay, Karen A., Zaun, Tracey C., Coppens, Patrick
Day care and Alzheimer's disease: a weekend program in New York City
Contributor(s):: Rabinowitz, Ellen
Dogs - and handlers - specially trained for animal assisted memory therapy
Family and staff perceptions of pet therapy and the well-being of people with Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: McCartin, Laurie Erin
Non-pharmacological approaches for dementia that informal carers might try or access: a systematic review
Contributor(s):: Hulme, C., Wright, J., Crocker, T., Oluboyede, Y., House, A.
Nonpharmacological management of agitated behaviours associated with dementia
Contributor(s):: Forbes, Dorothy A., Peacock, Shelley, Morgan, Debra
Patients respond to aquariums
Contributor(s):: Edwards, Nancy E., Beck, Alan M.
Pet therapy for Alzheimer's patients: a survey
Contributor(s):: L.G. Kongable, J.M. Stolley, Kathleen C. Buckwater
Procedural and emotional religious activity therapy: connecting cognition and affective aspects of Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: Vance, D. E.
Procedural and Emotional Religious Activity Therapy is a new approach for involving adults with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias with spiritually-laden activities. This therapy works by incorporating religious activities that are both emotionally-salient and have a procedural memory...
Special care for dementia in nursing homes: overview of innovations in programs and activities
Contributor(s):: Van Haitsma, K., Ruckdeschel, K.
Stimulating the Senses [pet therapy]
Contributor(s):: Devi, Gayatri, Mitchell, Deborah R.
STIR--Success Through Individual Recreation: working with the low-functioning resident with dementia or Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: Russen-Rondinone, Tonya, DesRoberts, Anne-Marie M.
Student spotlight. Pet therapy and increased socialization among elderly clients
Contributor(s):: Combs, A.
The effects of pet therapy on the social behavior of institutionalized Alzheimer's clients
Contributor(s):: L.G. Kongable, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, J.M. Stolley
Twelve (N = 12) Alzheimer's (AD) residents of a Special Care Unit in a large midwest Veterans' Home were observed for the effects of the presence of a pet dog on eight social behaviors: smiles, laughs, looks, leans, touches, verbalizations, name-calling, and others. Observations took place on...
The impacts of live-in animals and plants on nursing home residents: a pilot longitudinal investigation
Contributor(s):: Ruckdeschel, K., Van Haitsma, K.