An Exploration of Equine-Assisted Therapy to Improve Balance, Functional Capacity, and Cognition in Older Adults With Alzheimer Disease
Contributor(s):: Borges de Araujo, T., Martins, W. R., Freitas, M. P., Camargos, E., Mota, J., Safons, M. P.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Alzheimer disease (AD) is a chronic, progressive dementia syndrome that features cognitive and behavioral symptoms, as well as physical and functional limitations that develop over the course of the disease. As an activity that involves physical and cognitive aspects,...
An exploratory study on the viability and efficacy of a pet-facilitated therapy project within a hospice
Contributor(s):: Chinner, T. L., Dalziel, F. R.
An Interactive Teddy Bear Clinic Tour: Teaching Veterinary Students How to Interact with Young Children
Contributor(s):: Dalley, J. S., Creary, P. R., Durzi, T., McMurtry, C. M.
An international comparison of female and male students' attitudes to the use of animals. (Special issue: Minding animals: Emerging issues concerning our relationships with other animals.)
Contributor(s):: Phillips, C., Izmirli, S., Aldavood, J., Alonso, M., Choe, Bi, Hanlon, A., Handziska, A., Illmann, G., Keeling, L., Kennedy, M., Lee, Gwi, Lund, V., Mejdell, C., Pelagic, V., Rehn, T.
Previous research has demonstrated that in households where the male partner is more dominant, there is convergence in male and female attitudes towards animals, whereas if the female partner is empowered they exhibit greater empathy towards animals than the male partner. We tested this theory of...
An investigation of the roles of boar-component stimuli in the expression of proceptivity in the female pig
Contributor(s):: Pearce, G. P., Hughes, P. E.
Combinations of the visual, auditory and/or olfactory cues from boars were presented to 60 Large White X Landrace sows as a choice in the arms of a T-maze. The relative attraction of the sows towards the combinations of stimuli was interpreted as showing that these stimuli elicited proceptive...
An/aesthetics: The re-presentation of women and animals
Contributor(s):: Stephanie Schaffner, Marti Kheel
Analysis of the electromiographic activity of lower limb and motor function in hippotherapy practitioners with cerebral palsy
Contributor(s):: Ribeiro, M. F., Espindula, A. P., Lage, J. B., Bevilacqua Junior, D. E., Diniz, L. H., Mello, E. C., Ferreira, A. A., Ferraz, M. L. F., Teixeira, V. P. A.
And in the Middle of My Chaos There Was You?-Dog Companionship and Its Impact on the Assessment of Stressful Situations
Contributor(s):: Krouzecky, C., Emmett, L., Klaps, A., Aden, J., Bunina, A., Stetina, B. U.
Animal abuse as an early predictor of violent crime later in life: A comparison of male and female inmates
Contributor(s):: Connelly, Heather Joy
Animal assisted therapy and perception of loneliness in geriatric nursing home residents
Contributor(s):: Vrbanac, Z., Zecevic, I., Ljubic, M., Belic, M., Stanin, D., Bottegaro, N. B., Jurkic, G., Skrlin, B., Bedrica, L., Zubcic, D.
Animal behavior case of the month. Severe aggressive behavior directed at the owner
Contributor(s):: Seibert, L. M.
Animal companions and one-year survival of patients after discharge from a coronary care unit
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| Contributor(s):: Erika Friedmann, Aaron Honori Katcher, James Lynch, Sue Ann Thomas
This study looked at the effects of social isolation and social support on the survival of patients whowere hospitalized in a CCU with a diagnosis of MI or angina pectoris (AP). Social factors have been reportedto account for some of the variation in the incidence of MI and AP (25,28), but...
Animal Companionship and Risk of Suicide
| Contributor(s):: Batty, G. D., Bell, S.
2018Epidemiology294e25-e261044-398310.1097/ede.0000000000000817engDepartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom, email@example.com Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United...
Animal Love Helps Women Cope with HIV/AIDS
Animal welfare forum: overpopulation of unwanted dogs and cats. Veterinary practitioners' role in pet overpopulation
| Contributor(s):: MacKay, C. A.
Animal-Assisted Activities: Results From a Survey of Top-Ranked Pediatric Oncology Hospitals
| Contributor(s):: Chubak, J., Hawkes, R.
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
| Contributor(s):: Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
Animal-assisted activity: experiences of institutionalized Japanese older adults
| Contributor(s):: Kawamura, N., Niiyama, M., Niiyama, H.
Animal-assisted dyadic therapy: A therapy model promoting development of the reflective function in the parent-child bond
| Contributor(s):: Shani, L.
Animal-assisted intervention for autism spectrum disorder: a systematic literature review
| Contributor(s):: O'Haire, M. E.