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  1. A Proof of Concept: Are Detection Dogs a Useful Tool to Verify Potential Biomarkers for Lung Cancer?

    Full-text: Available

    | 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...

  2. Assisted therapy with dogs in cancer services

  3. 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.

  4. Terapia asistida con animales en pacientes oncológicos: una revisión bibliográfica

    | Contributor(s):: María Marco Oliver

    El cáncer causa desajustes psicológicos y emocionales debido a su naturaleza crónica. Los pacientes oncológicos tienen una alta prevalencia de padecer algún trastorno psicológico, entre los que destacan la depresión y los trastornos de ansiedad....

  5. Técnicas reconstrutivas em cirurgia oncológica de canídeos e felídeos

    | Contributor(s):: Alexandre Margarido Pargana

    Actualmente, a doença oncológica é uma das principais causas de morte em canídeos e felídeos. A cirurgia é o método mais antigo e, ainda hoje, de maior sucesso no tratamento de neoplasias, podendo também ser usada como método...

  6. Sniffing Out Cancer | Pina De Rosa & Adriana LaCorte | TEDxWilmington

    | Contributor(s):: Pina De Rosa, Adriana LaCorte

    Pina De Rosa and Adriana LaCorte describe, with great passion and intensity, their ongoing project -- making a documentary about the ability of dogs to identify, through scent, cancer BEFORE even the most modern technology. Their talk describes the beginning of the process, and features clips...

  7. Participation and control experienced during animal-assisted activities by children hospitalised with cancer

    | Contributor(s):: Monique Vicky Simon

    Children diagnosed and treated for cancer experience a profound life-transformation as they are confronted with unprecedented physical, psychosocial and emotional challenges. Children’s experience of diagnosis and treatment is often accompanied by a lack of participation and reduced...

  8. Sniffing Out Cancer: Pina De Rosa & Adriana LaCorte at TEDxWilmington

    | Contributor(s):: Pina De Rosa, Adriana LaCorte

    Pina De Rosa and Adriana LaCorte describe, with great passion and intensity, their ongoing project -- making a documentary about the ability of dogs to identify, through scent, cancer BEFORE even the most modern technology. Their talk describes the beginning of the process, and features clips...

  9. Nov 09 2016

    Preventing Obesity in People and Pets: A One Health Approach

    Adopt concrete approaches to preventing obesity in both pet owners and their pets. Global experts in the human and veterinary fields will jointly present the best tactics for promoting fitness in...

    http://habricentral.org/events/details/457

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

    | 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 with cancer who had a pet during their illness and explore the helpful and unhelpful aspects of that...

  11. Hope comes covered in fur: Donna Waugh at TEDxUniversityOfCentralArkansas

    | Contributor(s):: Donna Waugh

    The 2013 "Hero Dog of the Year" John D. and his human, Donna, team up to advance the use of canines in human cancer detection, offering hope that comes covered in fur.Donna Waugh is President of the American Scent Dog Association. The K9 handler and scent dog trainer 2006 began using...

  12. Heal : the vital role of dogs in the search for cancer cures

    | Contributor(s):: Weintraub, Arlene

  13. Honoring the bond: when cancer threatens

    | Contributor(s):: Ogilvie, G. K.

  14. Play the "Pets" Card

  15. Detection goes to the dog

  16. 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.

  17. Another sniffer dog for the clinic?

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

  18. Breath testing: the future for digestive cancer detection

    | Contributor(s):: Leja, M. A., Liu, H., Haick, H.

  19. 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.

  20. Cancer diagnosis: from dogs to DNA or from DNA to dogs?

    | Contributor(s):: Melichar, B., Plebani, M.