Pets help us to make human friends
Contributor(s):: Powell, Barbara
Pets or people: another research note
Contributor(s):: Goldmeier, John
Pets, attachment, and well-being across the life cycle
Contributor(s):: Sable, Pat
Predicting loneliness in the hospitalized elderly: what are the risk factors?
Contributor(s):: Proffitt, Charlotte, Byrne, Marjorie
Putting more heart in the nursing home: what we learned from the dogs
Contributor(s):: Banks, William A., Banks, Marian R.
The Management of Loneliness in Aged Care Residents: An Important Therapeutic Target for Gerontological Nursing
Contributor(s):: Brownie, Sonya, Horstmanshof, Louise
Value of cat ownership to elderly women living alone
Contributor(s):: Mahalski, Pauline A., Jones, Robin, Maxwell, Gabrielle M.
About Cats and Dogs ... Reconsidering the Relationship Between Pet Ownership and Health Related Outcomes in Community-Dwelling Elderly
Contributor(s):: Rijken, Mieke, Beek, Sandra
Creating social connection through inferential reproduction: Loneliness and perceived agency in gadgets, gods, and greyhounds
Contributor(s):: Epley, Nicholas, Akalis, Scott, Waytz, Adam, Cacioppo, John T.
The Possible Role of Companion-Animal Anthropomorphism and Social Support in the Physical and Psychological Health of Dog Guardians
Contributor(s):: Antonacopoulos, N. M. D., Pychyl, T. A.
Friends with benefits: on the positive consequences of pet ownership
Contributor(s):: McConnell, A. R., Brown, C. M., Shoda, T. M., Stayton, L. E., Martin, C. E.
Response to Letter... The relationship between companion animals and loneliness among rural adolescents
Contributor(s):: Black, Keri
Culture Change in Long Term Care Services: Eden-Greenhouse-Aging in the Community
Contributor(s):: Brune, Kendall
Who needs friends...when robots may be the answer?
Contributor(s):: Newton, J. P.
About cats and dogs... Reconsidering the relationship between pet ownership and health related outcomes in community-dwelling elderly
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...
When the girls came to stay
Contributor(s):: Doyle, Mary
An ethicist's commentary on the case of the elderly client seeking "unnecessary" medical advice
Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.
Loneliness, stress, and human-animal attachment among older adults
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Contributor(s):: Keil, Carolyn P.
Potential benefits of companion animals for self-care children
Contributor(s):: Heath, D. Terri, McKenry, Patrick C.
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.