Immediate effect of horse riding simulator on adductor spasticity in children with cerebral palsy: A randomized controlled trial
Contributor(s):: Hemachithra, C., Meena, N., Ramanathan, R., Felix, A. J. W.
BIOMECHANICS OF THERAPEUTIC RIDING DURING THE DISEASES OF I-II DEGREE DYSPLASTIC LUMBAR AND STATIC (SHORT LEG) SCOLIOSIS
Contributor(s):: Sheshaberidze, E., Merabishvili, I., Loria, M.
[Dynamics of hip joint biomechanics in patients with coxarthrosis at the time of hippotherapy]
Contributor(s):: Nareklishvili, T. M.
Incidence and risk factors of hip joint pain in children with severe cerebral palsy
Contributor(s):: Jóóźźwiak, Marek, Harasymczuk, Piotr, Koch, Aleksander, Kotwicki, Tomasz
Purpose. Pain is a serious complication associated with hip dislocation in cerebral palsy (CP), limiting patient independence and quality of life. This study aimed to determine the frequency of pain in severe CP patients with hip dislocation and to reveal factors associated with the hip pain....
Kinematic analysis of sit to stand by persons with rheumatoid arthritis supported by a service dog
Contributor(s):: Noguchi, Hiromi, Hoshiyama, Minoru, Tagawa, Yoshikatsu
Purpose. The objective of this study was to quantify the kinesiological effect of the assistance provided by service dogs on transferring from sit to stand in persons with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Methods.Twenty-four participants performed a total of eight experimental transfers of sit to...
A comparison of body size, coat condition and endoparasite diversity of wild Barbary macaques exposed to different levels of tourism
Contributor(s):: Borg, C., Majolo, B., Qarro, M., Semple, S.
Primate tourism is a rapidly growing industry with the potential to provide considerable conservation benefits. However, assessing the impact of tourists on the animals involved is vital to ensure that the conservation value of primate tourism is maximized. In this study, we compared body size,...
Therapeutic Riding Followed by Rhythmic Auditory Stimulation to Improve Balance and Gait in a Subject with Orthopedic Pathologies
Contributor(s):: Ungermann, Cathryn M., Gras, Laura Z.
Effects of hippotherapy on gait parameters in children with bilateral spastic cerebral palsy
Contributor(s):: Kwon, J. Y., Chang, H. J., Lee, J. Y., Ha, Y., Lee, P. K., Kim, Y. H.
The Effectiveness of Therapeutic Horseback Riding in Children With Spastic Cerebral Palsy
Contributor(s):: Cherng, Rong-Ju, Liao, Hua-Fang, Leung, Henry W. C., Hwang, Ai-Wen
Optimisation of breeding strategies to reduce the prevalence of inherited disease in pedigree dogs
Contributor(s):: Lewis, T. W., Woolliams, J. A., Blott, S. C.
One option for improving the welfare of purebred dog breeds is to implement health breeding programmes, which allow selection to be directed against known diseases while controlling the rate of inbreeding to a minimal level in order to maintain the long-term health of the breed. The aim of this...