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Animal‐assisted therapy, including animal‐assisted activities and resident animals, for improving quality of life in people with stroke

By Emma Hawkins, Roxanne Hawkins, Martin Dennis, Joanne Williams, Stephen M. Lawrie

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Abstract

This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To assess the effects of animal-assisted therapy for improving quality of life for people with stroke. A secondary objective is to assess outcomes relating to the feasibility and potential barriers of providing animal-assisted therapy for stroke patients, including recruitment, cost, adherence, and attrition.

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Marcy Wilhelm-South

Purdue University

Date 2019
Publication Title Cochrane Systematic Review - Intervention - Protocol
DOI 10.1002/14651858.CD013314
Language English
Additional Language English
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  1. Animal-assisted activities
  2. Animal-assisted therapies
  3. open access
  4. Quality of life
  5. Stroke
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