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  1. Animal-Assisted Therapy Improves Communication and Mobility among Institutionalized People with Cognitive Impairment

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    | Contributor(s):: Rodrigo-Claverol, M., Malla-Clua, B., Marquilles-Bonet, C., Sol, J., Jové-Naval, J., Sole-Pujol, M., Ortega-Bravo, M.

    Disorders of communication, social relationships, and psychomotricity are often characterized by cognitive impairment, which hinders daily activities and increases the risk of falls. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of an animal-assisted therapy (AAT) program in an institutionalized...

  2. Effectiveness of a Dog-Assisted Therapy Program to Enhance Quality of Life in Institutionalized Dementia Patients

    | Contributor(s):: Briones, M. A., Pardo-Garcia, I., Escribano-Sotos, F.

  3. Maneig dels símptomes psicològics i conductuals de la demència en persones institucionalitzades: disseny d'una intervenció de teràpia assistida amb gossos

    | Contributor(s):: Danae Montañés Bernad

    L’envelliment de la població comportarà un gran augment en la prevalença de demències, i més en pacients institucionalitzats. Les repercussions de la malaltia, que no només afecten la persona, sinó també l’entorn sociofamiliar,...

  4. Staff perceptions of the effects of animal facilitated therapy on institutionalized elderly

    | Contributor(s):: Whaley, Mary Elisa

  5. Anxiety and depression in care homes in Malta and Australia: part 2

    | Contributor(s):: Baldacchino, Donia R., Bonello, Lilian

  6. Effects of a Pet Visitation Program on the Psychological Satisfaction, Social Interaction and Self Esteem of Institutionalized Elderly Women

    | Contributor(s):: Melva Juanita Bost

    A descriptive study was conducted to determine if a pet visitation program was an effective intervention in promoting psychological satisfaction and improvingsocial interaction and self-esteem of elderly women living in a nursing home. Six subjects, aged 60 to 94 years, participated in this...

  7. Developing effective animal-assisted intervention programs involving visiting dogs for institutionalized geriatric patients: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Berry, A., Borgi, M., Terranova, L., Chiarotti, F., Alleva, E., Cirulli, F.

  8. Long-term residence and loneliness: myth or reality?

    | Contributor(s):: Francis, G., Odell, S. H.

  9. Therapeutic robocat for nursing home residents with dementia: Preliminary inquiry

    | Contributor(s):: Libin, Alexander, Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska

  10. Long-term evaluation of animal-assisted therapy for institutionalized elderly people: A preliminary result

    | Contributor(s):: Kawamura, Namiko, Niiyama, Masayoshi, Niiyama, Harue

  11. Pet-therapy: a trial for institutionalized frail elderly patients

    | Contributor(s):: Stasi, M. F., Amati, D., Costa, C., Resta, D., Senepa, G., Scarafioiti, C., Aimonino, N., Molaschi, M.

  12. A new look at pet-facilitated therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Beck, A. M., Katcher, A. H.

  13. Állatasszisztált terápia bevezetése pszichiátriai betegek otthonában ápolt szkizofrén betegek rehabilitációjában

    | Contributor(s):: Zoltán, Kovács, Renáta, Kis, Sándor, Rózsa, Linda, Rózsa

  14. Animal-assisted activity: experiences of institutionalized Japanese older adults

    | Contributor(s):: Kawamura, N., Niiyama, M., Niiyama, H.

  15. Intimacy, domesticity and pet therapy with the elderly: expectation and experience among nursing home volunteers

    | Contributor(s):: Savishinsky, J. S.

  16. What pets contribute to health, and communicating that to your clients

    | Contributor(s):: Hart, L. A.

  17. [Therapeutic health promotion and therapy facilitated by animals]

    | Contributor(s):: Barthalot, C.