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

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cory, Julie

    2013 Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 8 4 291-301 1558-7878 Elsevier Science Netherlands Cory, Julie, 9 The Rookery, Brandon, Suffolk, United Kingdom,...

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

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Takeda, Masatoshi

    2012 Psychogeriatrics 12 1 1-2 1346-35001479-8301 Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. United Kingdom Takeda, Masatoshi, Department of Psychiatry, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine,...

  3. Equine-assisted intervention for people with dementia

    | Journal Articles | 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...

  4. Animal-assisted activity and emotional status of patients with Alzheimer's disease in day care

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Mossello, E., Ridolfi, A., Mello, A. M., Lorenzini, G., Mugnai, F., Piccini, C., Barone, D., Peruzzi, A., Masotti, G., Marchionni, N.

    2011 Int Psychogeriatr 23 6 899-905 1741-203X (Electronic)1041-6102 (Linking) 10.1017/s1041610211000226 eng Unit of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Critical Care Medicine...

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

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

    2014 Int J Older People Nurs 1748-3743 (Electronic)1748-3735 (Linking) 10.1111/opn.12053 Eng Department of Neurobiology, Caring Science and Social Science, Karolinska Institutet,...

  6. News

    | Journal Articles

    2014 J Gerontol Nurs 40 6 7-9 0098-9134 (Print)0098-9134 (Linking) 10.3928/00989134-20140430-88 eng text

  7. Animal Assisted Therapy and Activities in Alzheimer's Disease

    | Book Sections | 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.

  8. Newsletter of the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 12

    | Pamphlets

    Contents: Message from the President, pg 1 Delta: Foundation Group-Society, pg 1 Veterinarians as Leaders In the Pet Partner Programs, pg 2 The Forgetting: A Portrait of Alzheimer's Website...

  9. A study of animal-assisted therapy and weekday placement of a social therapy dog in an Alzheimer's disease unit

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Martin, Daun Adair

    1998 160 p. Washington State University Pullman, WA English text

  10. Dog-assisted Therapy for Older People with Dementia: A Randomised Controlled Trial in Residential Aged Care Facilities

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Perkins, Jacqueline

    2008 260 p. The University of Queensland Brisbane, Australia Undetermined text

  11. Family and staff perceptions of pet therapy and the well-being of people with Alzheimer's disease

    | Theses | Contributor(s): McCartin, Laurie Erin

    2004 49 p. California State University Long Beach, CA English text

  12. HABRI Central Case Studies: Aquariums in Alzheimer's Care Facilities

    | Videos | Contributor(s): HABRI Central

    When an aquarium is introduced into a care facility for people suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, staff and residents both find themselves with less to worry about.

  13. Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease

    Dementia is defined by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as “the loss of brain function that occurs with certain diseases.” Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia that gradually becomes...

  14. Divine Canines

    | Organizations

    Divine Canines provides free animal-assisted therapy services to various populations in Central Texas. Divine Canines was formed in 2004 by a group of dog lovers who had the goal of sharing the...

  15. Dogs as an intervention for behavioral symptoms of older adults with dementia: a systematic review

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Katie E. McLellan, Kirsten Wilbur (adviser)

    The purpose of this systematic review was to determine if dogs are an effective occupational therapy intervention for reducing agitation and increasing social participation among older adults with...

  16. 'Sea-ing' results: an aquarium can help boost Alzheimer's patients' appetites

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lakdawalla, Pervin

    2003 Contemporary Long Term Care 28 8750-9652 text

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

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

    2006 International Psychogeriatrics 18 4 597-611 1041-6102 10.1017/s1041610206003322 eng Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia. text

  18. Comparison of the effects of toys versus live animals on the communication of patients with dementia of the Alzheimer's type

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Greer, Kari L., Pustay, Karen A., Zaun, Tracey C., Coppens, Patrick

    2001 Clinical Gerontologist 24 3-4 157-182 0731-7115 10.1300/J018v24n03_13 Coppens, Patrick, Plattsburgh State U of New York, Communication Disorders & Sciences Sibley Hall,...

  19. Contrary to stereotypes, a nursing home resident radiates dignity and joy

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ladwig, Susan, Fee, Elizabeth, Brown, Theodore M.

    2006 American Journal of Public Health 96 7 1163-1163 0090-0036 text

  20. Day care and Alzheimer's disease: a weekend program in New York City

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rabinowitz, Ellen

    1986 Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics 4 3 95-103 0270-3181 text