Systematic Review Briefs provide a summary of the findings from systematic reviews developed in conjunction with the American Occupational Therapy Association's Evidence-Based Practice Program. Each Systematic Review Brief summarizes the evidence on a theme related to a systematic review topic. This Systematic Review Brief presents findings from the systematic review on the effectiveness of animal-assisted therapy to improve arousal and awareness for people with disorders of consciousness following a traumatic brain injury.
|Publication Title||Am J Occup Ther|
|Author Address||Jennifer A. Weaver, PhD, OTR/L, CBIS, is Associate Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, Colorado State University.Alison M. Cogan, PhD, OTR/L, is PROVEN Project Director, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Adjunct Assistant Professor, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.Kelsey Watters, MS, OTR/L, BCPR, CBIS, is Clinical Practice Leader, Shirley Ryan Ability Lab.|
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