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  1. Stepping out of the shadows of Alzheimer's disease: a phenomenological hermeneutic study of older people with Alzheimer's disease caring for a therapy dog

    Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Ebbeskog, B., Lundh Hagelin, C., Fagerberg, I.

  2. Evaluation of the efficacy of animal‐assisted therapy based on the reality orientation therapy protocol in Alzheimer's disease patients: A pilot study

    Contributor(s):: Menna, Lucia Francesca, Santaniello, Antonio, Gerardi, Federica, Di Maggio, Annamaria, Milan, Graziella

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  4. Canines Can Be Trained for Caregiver Assistance

  5. Positive Effect of Pets on Memory-Impaired Residents at Silverado Communities

  6. Positive effect of pets on memory-impaired residents at Silverado communities

    Contributor(s):: Stephen F. Winner

    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to share the positive effects pets have on individuals diagnosed with various memory-impairing diseases. Design/methodology/approach – Observations were gathered over a period of approximately 18 years, from 1996 to 2014. These...

  7. Direct Interventions for Improving the Performance of Individuals with Alzheimer's Disease

    Contributor(s):: Mahendra, Nidhi

  8. Welfare in a shelter dog rehomed with Alzheimer patients

    Contributor(s):: Piva, E., Liverani, V., Accorsi, P. A., Sarli, G., Gandini, G.

  9. Dementia therapy goes to the dogs: pet therapy offers emotional, cognitive, and social benefits for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

    Contributor(s):: Shaw, Gina

  10. Etologia attivita assistite dagli animali e malati de Alzheimer aspetti teorici e risultati pratico-applicativi

    Contributor(s):: Franceschi, N., Verga, M., Galimberti, M., Bigatello, G.

  11. The experience of high levels of grief in caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia

    Contributor(s):: Sanders, Sara, Ott, Carol H., Kelber, Sheryl T., Noonan, Patricia

    An abundance of literature on caregivers of individuals with dementia has been written since the mid-1980s. However, most of this literature focused on the experience of stress, burden, and depression in caregivers, thus excluding the grief experience that also accompanies the caregiving...

  12. 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...

  13. Identification and management of cognitive decline in companion animals and the comparisons with Alzheimer's disease: A review

    Contributor(s):: Cory, Julie

  14. Integration of drugs and non-pharmacological intervention to Alzheimer patients

    Contributor(s):: Takeda, Masatoshi

  15. Equine-assisted intervention for people with dementia

    Contributor(s):: Dabelko-Schoeny, H., Phillips, G., Darrough, E., Deanna, S., Jarden, M., Johnson, D., Lorch, G.

    The purpose of this exploratory study was to determine the feasibility and effectiveness of using guided interactions with horses as a nonpharmaceutical intervention to improve the physiological and behavioral states of persons with dementia. A convenience sample of persons with dementia was...

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  17. Can therapy dogs evoke awareness of one's past and present life in persons with Alzheimer's disease?

    Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Ebbeskog, B., Lundh Hagelin, C., Fagerberg, I.

  18. Little Magic work wonders

    Contributor(s):: Maher, Lisa

  19. Animal-assisted therapy for dementia: a review of the literature

    Contributor(s):: Filan, Susan L., Llewellyn-Jones, Robert H.

  20. Patients respond to aquariums

    Contributor(s):: Edwards, Nancy E., Beck, Alan M.