Clinical Findings in Dogs Trained for Awake-MRI
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| Contributor(s):: Gregory S. Berns, Mark Spivak, Sarah Nemanic, Nicole Northrup
Training dogs for awake-MRI began in 2012 for the study of canine cognition. Although originally envisioned as a research technique to understand the neural mechanisms of canine cognitive function, its potential as a new diagnostic clinical tool has become apparent. A high-quality structural...
A Proof of Concept: Are Detection Dogs a Useful Tool to Verify Potential Biomarkers for Lung Cancer?
| Contributor(s):: Carola Fischer-Tenhagen, Dorothea Johnen, Irene Nehls, Roland Becker
Early and reliable diagnostic test is essential for effective therapy of lung cancer. Volatile organic compounds that are characteristic for cancer could serve as valuable biomarkers in cancer diagnosis. Both trace analytical and detection dog approaches give some evidence for the existence of...
Pet loss and grief: identifying at-risk pet owners during the euthanasia process
| Contributor(s):: Barnard-Nguyen, S., Breit, M., Anderson, K. A., Nielsen, J.
Pet owners often experience complex and profound grief reactions when their animals are euthanized. Veterinary staff are increasingly being called upon to be aware of and to respond to the grief reactions of pet owners at this critical time. The objectives of this study were to identify pet...
Assisted therapy with dogs in cancer services
Owners' attitudes and practices regarding nutrition of dogs diagnosed with cancer presenting at a referral oncology service in Ontario, Canada
| Contributor(s):: Rajagopaul, S., Parr, J. M., Woods, J. P., Pearl, D. L., Coe, J. B., Verbrugghe, A.
Never mind the length, feel the quality
| Contributor(s):: Kent, M. S.
Factors Which Influence Owners When Deciding to Use Chemotherapy in Terminally Ill Pets
| Contributor(s):: Jane Williams, Catherine Phillips, Hollie Marie Byrd
Chemotherapy is a commonly integrated treatment option within human and animal oncology regimes. Limited research has investigated pet owners’ treatment decision-making in animals diagnosed with malignant neoplasia. Dog and cat owners were asked to complete an online questionnaire to...
Honoring the bond: when cancer threatens
| Contributor(s):: Ogilvie, G. K.
Animal-Assisted Therapy and Counseling Support for Women With Breast Cancer: An Exploration of Patient's Perceptions
| Contributor(s):: White, J. H., Quinn, M., Garland, S., Dirkse, D., Wiebe, P., Hermann, M., Carlson, L. E.
Play the "Pets" Card
Centering on Wellness
| Contributor(s):: Becze, Elisa
Symptom Reduction Identified After Offering Animal-Assisted Activity at a Cancer Infusion Center
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, Dawn A., Blazek-O'Neill, Betsy, Kopar, Jennifer L.
Detection goes to the dog
Team Up With Fido To Help Patients
| Contributor(s):: Streit, Meghan
The Golden Retriever Lifetime Study: establishing an observational cohort study with translational relevance for human health
| Contributor(s):: Guy, M. K., Page, R. L., Jensen, W. A., Olson, P. N., Haworth, J. D., Searfoss, E. E., Brown, D. E.
Another sniffer dog for the clinic?
| Contributor(s):: Church, J., Williams, H.
Sniffer dogs in the melanoma clinic?
| Contributor(s):: Williams, H., Pembroke, A.
Can dogs smell lung cancer? First study using exhaled breath and urine screening in unselected patients with suspected lung cancer
| Contributor(s):: Amundsen, T., Sundstrom, S., Buvik, T., Gederaas, O. A., Haaverstad, R.
Dogs sniffing urine: a future diagnostic tool or a way to identify new prostate cancer markers?
| Contributor(s):: Bjartell, A. S.
Canine olfactory detection of malignant melanoma
| Contributor(s):: Campbell, L. F., Farmery, L., George, S. M., Farrant, P. B.