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  1. A Meta-Analysis of Interventions to Reduce Loneliness

    Contributor(s):: Masi, C. M., Chen, H. Y., Hawkley, L. C., Cacioppo, J. T.

  2. A Pilot Study Assessing the Effectiveness of an Animal-Assisted Outreach Program

    Contributor(s):: Stewart, Leslie A., Dispenza, Franco, Parker, Lindy, Chang, Catherine Y., Cunnien, Taffey

  3. About cats and dogs

    Contributor(s):: Rijken, Mieke, Beek, Sandra

  4. About Cats and Dogs ... Reconsidering the Relationship Between Pet Ownership and Health Related Outcomes in Community-Dwelling Elderly

    Contributor(s):: Rijken, Mieke, Beek, Sandra

  5. About cats and dogs... Reconsidering the relationship between pet ownership and health related outcomes in community-dwelling elderly

    Contributor(s):: Rijken, Mieke, Beek, Sandra

    Having a pet has been claimed to have beneficial health effects, but methodologically sound empirical studies are scarce. Small sample sizes and a lack of information about the specific type of pets involved make it difficult to draw unambiguous conclusions. We aimed to shed light...

  6. Ageless allies

    Contributor(s):: Wolfson, Elissa

  7. An ethicist's commentary on the case of the elderly client seeking "unnecessary" medical advice

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.

  8. An Examination of the Possible Benefits for Well-Being Arising from the Social Interactions that Occur while Dog Walking

    Contributor(s):: Antonacopoulos, N. M. D., Pychyl, T. A.

  9. Animal Care and the Elderly

    Contributor(s):: Bennett, Amy E.

  10. Animal-Assisted Therapy and Application to Older Adults in Long Term Care

    Contributor(s):: Mercer, Kimberly Ann

  11. Animal-assisted therapy and loneliness in nursing homes: use of robotic versus living dogs

    Contributor(s):: Banks, Marian R., Willoughby, Lisa M., Banks, William A.

  12. Are consumers going to the dogs (and cats and birds)?

    Contributor(s):: Hennings, B. A.

  13. Artificial Emotions: Robots Caring for the Elderly

    Contributor(s):: Banks, W. A.

  14. Avian companionship in alleviation of depression, loneliness, and low morale of older adults in skilled rehabilitation units

    Contributor(s):: Jessen, J., Cardiello, F., Baun, M. M.

  15. Brief report: Presence of a dog, pet attachment, and loneliness among elders

    Contributor(s):: Eshbaugh, Elaine M., Somervill, John W., Kotek, Justina H., Perez, Elizabeth, Nalan, Kayla R., Wilson, Claire E., Bullis, Quinn T.

  16. Canaries, cats, and canines

    Contributor(s):: Donker, Catherine E., Heidenreich, Heidi M.

  17. Companion Animal Ownership and Human Well-Being in a Metropolis-The Case of Hong Kong

    Contributor(s):: Wong, P. W. C., Yu, R. W. M., Ngai, J. T. K.

  18. Companion animal separation and loneliness

    Contributor(s):: Gilbey, A., McNicholas, J., Collis, G. M.

    It is widely believed that companion animal ownership can help to alleviate loneliness. This study explored whether companion animal separation leads to increased levels of loneliness. Among new students who had been at university for three weeks, no evidence was found that companion animal...

  19. Companion Animals and Loneliness: A Systematic Review of Quantitative Studies

    Contributor(s):: Gilbey, Andrew, Tani, Kawtar

    The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate quantitative studies of companion animals and human loneliness. Five electronic databases (PubMed, Medline, Web of Science, Academic Search Premier, Psychlnfo) were searched for articles on companion animals (including animal-assisted therapies...

  20. Companion animals in palliative care: stories from the bedside

    Contributor(s):: Geisler, A. M.