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  1. Evaluation of Risk of Zoonotic Pathogen Transmission in a University-Based Animal Assisted Intervention (AAI) Program

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Boyle, S. F., Corrigan, V. K., Buechner-Maxwell, V., Pierce, B. J.

  2. Animal-assisted interventions: A national survey of health and safety policies in hospitals, eldercare facilities, and therapy animal organizations

    | Contributor(s):: Linder, D. E., Gibbs, D. M., Siebens, H. C., Mueller, M. K., Freeman, L. M.

  3. The Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance: A One Health Consortium

    | Contributor(s):: Mark M. Rweyemamu, Peter Mmbuji, Esron Karimuribo, Janusz Paweska, Dominic Kambarage, Luis Neves, Jean-Marie Kayembe, Aaron Mweene, Mecky Matee

    Formed in 2008, the Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance (SACIDS) is a One Health consortium of academic and research institutions involved with infectious diseases of humans and animals. Operating in partnership with world-renowned centres of research in industrialised...

  4. Video Observation of Infection Control Practices in Veterinary Clinics and a Petting Zoo, with Emphasis on Hand Hygiene and Interventions to Improve Hand Hygiene Compliance

    | Contributor(s):: Maureen Anderson

    This thesis is an investigation of the use of various infection control practices, including hand hygiene, in companion animal veterinary clinics and a public petting zoo. Video observation of petting zoo visitors found overall hand hygiene compliance was 58% (340/583). Improved signage with...

  5. Animals in Healthcare Facilities: Recommendations to Minimize Potential Risks

    | Contributor(s):: Murthy, Rekha, Bearman, Gonzalo, Brown, Sherrill, Bryant, Kristina, Chinn, Raymond, Hewlett, Angela, George, B. Glenn, Goldstein, Ellie J. C., Holzmann-Pazgal, Galit, Rupp, Mark E., Wiemken, Timothy, Weese, J. Scott, Weber, David J.

  6. PulseBeats

  7. Safety first when dogs visit patients

    | Contributor(s):: McKinney, Maureen

  8. A veterinary perspective on the recently published guidelines for animal-assisted interventions in health-care facilities

    | Contributor(s):: Lefebvre, S. L., Peregrine, A. S., Golab, G. C., Gumley, N. R., Waltner-Toews, D., Weese, J. S.

  9. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among companion and food-chain animals: impact of human contacts

    | Contributor(s):: Petinaki, E., Spiliopoulou, I.

  10. Help from our animal friends

    | Contributor(s):: Connor, K., Miller, J.

  11. Pet husbandry and infection control practices related to zoonotic disease risks in Ontario, Canada

    | Contributor(s):: Stull, J. W., Peregrine, A. S., Sargeant, J. M., Weese, J. S.

  12. Medical costs and other aspects of dog bites in Baltimore

    | Contributor(s):: Berzon, D. R., DeHoff, J. B.

  13. MRSA carriage in a pet therapy dog

    | Contributor(s):: Enoch, D. A., Karas, J. A., Slater, J. D., Emery, M. M., Kearns, A. M., Farrington, M.

  14. 2010: Commemorating the centennial year of the death of Florence Nightingale and the International Year of the Nurse

    | Contributor(s):: Harris, M. D.

  15. Pet ownership in immunocompromised children--a review of the literature and survey of existing guidelines

    | Contributor(s):: Hemsworth, S., Pizer, B.

  16. Pet visitation

    | Contributor(s):: Miracle, V. A.

  17. New pet visit guidelines aim to control infections

    | Contributor(s):: Lisa Bryden

    No llamas, reptiles or ponies allowed. Those might seem altogether sensible, if not self-evident restrictions when talking about hospitals and long-term care facilities.

  18. Clinical issues. Service dogs in health care facilities

    | Contributor(s):: Denholm, B.

  19. Health hazards to humans associated with domestic pets

    | Contributor(s):: Plaut, M., Zimmerman, E. M., Goldstein, R. A.

  20. Perioperative nursing and animal-assisted therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Miller, J., Ingram, L.