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Social work professionals' knowledge and implementation of innovative therapies for adults with cancer
Contributor(s):: Sneed, Deborah J., Walter, Lindsay M.
Training large macaws for artificial insemination procedures
Contributor(s):: Leblanc, F., Pothet, G., Jalme, M. S., Dorval, M., Bovet, D.
For some endangered parrot species, captive breeding may be the only insurance for their survival. However, many individuals in captivity do not reproduce. Artificial insemination (AI) may help overcome reproductive failures or geographic distance. For semen collection in birds, massage is the...
Effect of classic massage therapy on the heart rate of horses working in hippotherapy. Case study
Contributor(s):: Lojek, J., Lojek, A., Soborska, J.
The objective of this study was determine the effect of classical massage therapy on heart rate in horses working in hippotherapy. We hypothesised that massage can be used to improve the horse's welfare, because it mentally relaxes the horse. The relationship between variables were examined to...
The role of complementary and alternative medicine in end-of-life care
Contributor(s):: Dorfman, Julia, Denduluri, Sandeep, Walseman, Kathryn, Bregman, Benjamin
Group housing with electronically controlled crates for lactating sows. Effect on farrowing, suckling and activity behavior of sows and piglets
Contributor(s):: Bohnenkamp, A. L., Meyer, C., Muller, K., Krieter, J.
Contributor(s):: Holland, Cindy, Albrecht, Sally
Integrative therapies go mainstream in hospice care
Contributor(s):: Medlyn, Beverly
Nonpharmacological management of agitated behaviours associated with dementia
Contributor(s):: Forbes, Dorothy A., Peacock, Shelley, Morgan, Debra
Softer side of therapy
Contributor(s):: Hoban, Sandra
Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) by Washington State Hospices
Contributor(s):: Kozak, Leila E., Kayes, Lucy, McCarty, Rachelle, Walkinshaw, Catharine, Congdon, Sean, Kleinberger, Janis, Hartman, Valerie, Standish, Leanna J.
Alternative therapies for children and youth with special health care needs
Contributor(s):: Gasalberti, D.
Optimizing span of control; implementing adjunct care programs
Contributor(s):: Murray, K.
Non-pharmacological approaches for dementia that informal carers might try or access: a systematic review
Contributor(s):: Hulme, C., Wright, J., Crocker, T., Oluboyede, Y., House, A.
Nontraditional therapies for the PICU--part 2
Contributor(s):: McDowell, B. M.
High blood pressure: an integrative approach: a natural standard monograph
'Complementary' care eases chemotherapy experience
Contributor(s):: Ince, S.
Creating a healing environment for critical care
Contributor(s):: Molter, N. C.
Functional view on udder massage after milk let-down in pigs
Contributor(s):: Spinka, M., Algers, B.
It has been suggested that the function of final udder massage during nursing in pigs is to increase and/or regulate milk transfer. Using the analogy between udder massage and the begging behaviour of nestling birds, this suggestion is re-stated as 6 alternative hypotheses. Final massage may...
Relationship between growth and non-nutritive massage in suckling pigs
Contributor(s):: Torrey, S., Widowski, T. M.
Nursing in the domestic pig is a complex act comprised of five distinct phases. The fifth phase involves a lengthy massaging of the udder following milk ejection and is energetically costly to the piglet. Because of this cost, it is speculated that this massage functions as a form of begging that...