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Development of a national companion animal syndromic surveillance system for bioterrorism
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Contributor(s):: Moore, G. E., Ward, M. P., Dhariwal, J., Wu, C. C., Glickman, N. W., Lewis, H. B., Glickman, L. T.
A companion animal syndromic surveillance system has been established at Purdue University to augment national U.S. efforts in bioterrorism detection. This system analyses electronic data from a veterinary practice with 360 hospitals in 42 states. Using syndromic definitions for clinical disease...
Apr 25 2012
CVC Washington, D.C.
Diagnosis and treatement methods in separation anxiety in dogs
Contributor(s):: Asztalos, L., Papuc, I., Lazar, I.
A group of 60 dogs from different races, ages and genders in Romania were studied [date not given]. We used clinical and semiological methods and a paraclinical test for the diagnosis of separation anxiety, but the most important and relevant information were the anamnetic dates that the owners...
Treat or euthanize: helping owners make critical decisions regarding pets with behavior problems
Contributor(s):: Haug, L. I.
This article describes the environmental and the animal's own factors that influence the development of behaviour problems and aggression and also considers the owners' perceptions, emotions and finances to help them decide on a treatment programme before considering euthanasia.
The future of research, education, and clinical practice in the animal-human bond and animal-assisted therapy. Part B: Human-animal interactions and health: Best evidence and where we go from here
Contributor(s):: Wilson, Cindy C.
The future of research, education, and clinical practice in the animal-human bond and animal-assisted therapy. Part C: The role of animal-assisted therapy in clinical practice: The importance of demonstrating empirically oriented psychotherapies
Contributor(s):: Fine, Aubrey H., Mio, Jeffery S.
A dog and a "happy person" visit nursing home residents
Contributor(s):: Kaiser, L., Spence, L. J., McGavin, L., Struble, L., Keilman, L.
Animal-assisted therapy for children with pervasive developmental disorders
Contributor(s):: Martin, F., Farnum, J.
Can pets function as family members?
Contributor(s):: Cohen, S. P.
Resident dog in the Alzheimer's special care unit
Contributor(s):: McCabe, B. W., Baun, M. M., Speich, D., Agrawal, S.
The healing power of the human-animal connection
Contributor(s):: Halm, M. A.
Muscle disorders and rehabilitation in canine athletes. (Neuromuscular diseases)
Contributor(s):: Steiss, J. E.
The suitability of dogs as guide dogs for the blind: criteria and testing procedures
Contributor(s):: Knol, B. W., Roozendaal, C., Bogaard, L. van den, Bouw, J.
A method for evaluating as objectively as possible the performance of candidate guide dogs is described. It includes a test for skill, including obedience and walking behaviour.
[Can complaints to the Veterinary Disciplinary Board be prevented?]
Contributor(s):: Hilhorst, L., De Bordes, E. C., Oldruitenborgh-Oosterbaan, M. M.
[Letter: archaic idea]
Contributor(s):: van der Kolk, F.
Clinical leadership in action: Lionel's story
Contributor(s):: Cathcart, E. B.
Introducing a course in veterinary medicine and literature into a veterinary curriculum
Contributor(s):: Stone, E. A., Weisert, H. A.
Proceedings of the 6th International Veterinary Behavior Meeting (IVBM), Riccione, Italy, 17-19 June 2007
A total of 43 abstracts of papers presented at the 6th International Veterinary Behaviour Meeting are included in this issue. The following topics are covered: behaviour; behavioural medicine; and clinical ethology; behavioural development; relationship and influence of owners on behaviour;...
Romancing the client
Contributor(s):: Nolen, R. S.