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Care at the end of life
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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.
Dogs - and handlers - specially trained for animal assisted memory therapy
Special care for dementia in nursing homes: overview of innovations in programs and activities
Contributor(s):: Van Haitsma, K., Ruckdeschel, K.
Student spotlight. Pet therapy and increased socialization among elderly clients
Contributor(s):: Combs, A.
The impacts of live-in animals and plants on nursing home residents: a pilot longitudinal investigation
Contributor(s):: Ruckdeschel, K., Van Haitsma, K.
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...
Pet therapy for Alzheimer's patients: a survey
Contributor(s):: L.G. Kongable, J.M. Stolley, Kathleen C. Buckwater
Contributor(s):: Valotassiou, V., Archimandritis, S., Sifakis, N., Papatriantafyllou, J., Georgoulias, P.
The effect of a therapy dog on socialization and physiological indicators of stress in persons diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease
Contributor(s):: Batson, Kathryn, McCabe, Barbara, Baun, Mara M., Wilson, Carol
Section 2. Mind
Contributor(s):: Mead, George Herbert, Gubrium, Jaber F., Sanders, Clinton R.
The Influence of a Stuffed and Live Animal on Communication in a Female With Alzheimer's Dementia
Contributor(s):: Curtright, Angela, Turner, Greg S.
A day care program and evaluation of animal-assisted therapy (AAT) for the elderly with senile dementia
Contributor(s):: Kanamori, M., Suzuki, M., Yamamoto, K., Kanda, M., Matsui, Y., Kojima, E., Fukawa, H., Sugita, T., Oshiro, H.
Animal assisted therapy for people with dementia
Contributor(s):: Motomura, Naoyasu, Yagi, Takayoshi, Ohyama, Hitomi
Companion animals and the psychological health of Alzheimer patients' caregivers
Contributor(s):: Fritz, C. L., Farver, T. B., Hart, L. A., Kass, P. H.
Resident dog in the Alzheimer's special care unit
Contributor(s):: McCabe, B. W., Baun, M. M., Speich, D., Agrawal, S.
Animal-assisted therapy and nutrition in Alzheimer's disease
| Contributor(s):: Nancy Edwards, Alan M. Beck
This study examined the influence of animal-assisted therapy, specifically fish aquariums, onnutritional intake in individuals with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Sixty-two individuals with ADwho lived in specialized units were studied. Baseline nutritional data were obtained followed bya 2-week...
Dog visitation therapy in dementia care: a literature review
| Contributor(s):: Williams, E., Jenkins, R.
[Introducing animal robots in geriatric nursing. Bello's metallic barking]
| Contributor(s):: Mohler, R.
Association with companion animals and the expression of noncognitive symptoms in Alzheimer's patients
| Contributor(s):: Fritz, C. L., Farver, T. B., Kass, P. H., Hart, L. A.