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  1. 'Complementary' care eases chemotherapy experience

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ince, S.

    1998 Medical Tribune 39 5 18-18 0279-9340 text

  2. A bond beyond friendship: dog, man, and comparative oncology

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Borgatti, A., Buracco, P.

    "Comparative oncology" refers to a discipline that integrates spontaneously-arising tumors in veterinary patients with studies of cancer biology, progression, and therapy. Unlike...

  3. A Lesson on Aging From Dogs

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walker, Blair S.

    2010 AARP Bulletin 51 5 6 1044-1123 text

  4. A scoring system to evaluate physical condition and quality of life in geriatric zoo mammals

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Follmi, J., Steiger, A., Walzer, C., Robert, N., Geissbuhler, U., Doherr, M. G., Wenker, C.

    The decision to perform euthanasia in geriatric zoo mammals is usually a highly complex procedure involving ethical, medical, emotional and sometimes political factors. However, subsequent...

  5. An Alternative Approach for Investigating the Carcinogenicity of Indoor Air Pollution: Pets as Sentinels of Environmental Cancer Risk

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): John A. Bukowski, Daniel Wartenberg

    Traditionally, the cancer risks associated with radon, environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and similar indoor residential exposures have been evaluated through either laboratory experiments in...

  6. Animal instincts

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Huff, Charlotte

    2011 CURE: Cancer Updates, Research & Education 10 4 58-60 1534-7664 text

  7. Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.

    2008 Oncology Nursing Forum 35 2 225-232 0190-535X 10.1188/08.onf.225-232 Sinclair School of Nursing and Research Center for Human Animal Interaction in College of Veterinary Medicine,...

  8. Animal-Assisted Intervention for People with Cancer

    | Reports | Contributor(s): Felicia Trembath

    Cancer is one of the most widespread diseases in the modern world, affecting millions of people per year. In the United States alone approximately 1.6 million people are diagnosed with cancer...

  9. Animal-Assisted Therapy and Counseling Support for Women With Breast Cancer: An Exploration of Patient's Perceptions

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): White, J. H., Quinn, M., Garland, S., Dirkse, D., Wiebe, P., Hermann, M., Carlson, L. E.

    2015 Integrative cancer therapies 14 5 460-7 1534-7354 10.1177/1534735415580678 Eng University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada...

  10. Animal-assisted therapy for improving human health

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cevizci, S., Erginoz, E., Baltas, Z.

    Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) or Pet Therapy is an adjunctive therapy that takes advantage of human and animal interaction, activates physiological and psychological mechanisms, and initiates...

  11. Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: a grant proposal

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Julia Moorhouse

    The purpose of this project was to identify potential funding sources and complete a grant to provide pet therapy/animal-assisted therapy to cancer patients who are actively in treatment at the...

  12. Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: A grant proposal

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Moorhouse, Julia

    2009 71 California State University Long Beach, CA English text

  13. Another sniffer dog for the clinic?

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Church, J., Williams, H.

    2001 Lancet 358 9285 930 0140-6736 (Print)0140-6736 10.1016/s0140-6736(01)06065-2 eng text

  14. Assessment and treatment of nonpain conditions in life-limiting disease

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Villalobos, A. E.

    2011 Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice 41 3 551-563 0195-5616 Elsevier 10.1016/j.cvsm.2011.03.003 English Pawspice at VCA Coast Animal Hospital, Hermosa Beach, CA...

  15. Bacteria Used to Treat Canine Cancer is Now Being Used in Human Trials

    Forum › general-discussion › the-human-animal-bond-in-the-media

    Researchers have been studying the effect of Clostridium novyi bacteria on naturally occurring tumors in dogs. The study showed that the tumors were eliminated in three of the six dogs that...

  16. Behavioral virilization in a brood mare [due to neoplastic ovary]

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fretz, P. B.

    1977 Applied Animal Ethology 3 3 277-280 English text

  17. Being there : relationships between people with cancer and their pets : what helps and what hinders

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Patricia Nitkin

    This qualitative research examined the little studied area of human-pet relationships and their impact on persons with cancer. The goal of this study was to gather information from individuals...

  18. Big Al, dog detective

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Forman, H.

    2006 Nursing Spectrum -- DC, Maryland & Virginia Edition 16 19 25-25 1559-4653 President and Consultant, Omni Management Consultants, Inc. text

  19. Big Al, dog detective

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Forman, H.

    2006 Nursing Spectrum -- Greater Chicago 19 20 28-28 2150-9999 President and Consultant, Omni Management Consultants, Inc. text

  20. Big Al, dog detective

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Forman, H.

    2006 Nursing Spectrum -- New England Edition 10 18 24-24 1557-8038 President and Consultant, Omni Management Consultants, Inc. text