Cynotherapy in cancer pain management: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Silva Carvalho, F., Carvalho, S., Conde, R., Esteves, S.
Bundling Interventions to Enhance Pain Care Quality (BITE Pain) in Medical Surgical Patients
Contributor(s):: Rice, K. L., Castex, J., Redmond, M., Burton, J., Guo, J. W., Beck, S. L.
2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines
Contributor(s):: Bishop, G., Cooney, K., Cox, S., Downing, R., Mitchener, K., Shanan, A., Soares, N., Stevens, B., Wynn, T.
Using the Horse Grimace Scale (HGS) to Assess Pain Associated with Acute Laminitis in Horses (Equus caballus)
| Contributor(s):: Emanuela Dalla Costa, Diana Stucke, Francesca Dai, Michela Minero, Matthew C. Leach, Dirk Lebelt
Acute laminitis is a common equine disease characterized by intense foot pain, both acutely and chronically. The Obel grading system is the most widely accepted method for describing the severity of laminitis by equine practitioners, however this method requires movement (walk and trot) of the...
The effect of horse simulator riding on visual analogue scale, body composition and trunk strength in the patients with chronic low back pain
| Contributor(s):: Yoo, J. H., Kim, S. E., Lee, M. G., Jin, J. J., Hong, J., Choi, Y. T., Kim, M. H., Jee, Y. S.
Ride 'em cowboy! The therapeutics of virtual reality technology and simulation
| Contributor(s):: Citrome, L.
Can you help when it hurts? Dogs as potential pain relief stimuli for children with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Lima, M., Silva, K., Amaral, I., Magalhaes, A., de Sousa, L.
Pain Management for Animals Used in Science: Views of Scientists and Veterinarians in Canada
| Contributor(s):: Nicole Fenwick, Shannon E.g. Duffus, Gilly Griffin
To explore the challenges and opportunities for pain management for animals used in research an interview study with 9 veterinarians, 3 veterinarian-scientists and 9 scientists, all engaged in animal-based studies in Canada, was carried out. Our broader aim was to contribute to further discussion...
The Role and Impact of Animals with Pediatric Patients
| Contributor(s):: Tielsch Goddard, Anna, Gilmer, Mary Jo
Animal‐assisted therapy at an outpatient pain management clinic
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, Dawn A., Bernstein, Cheryl D., Constantin, Janet M., Kunkel, Frank A., Breuer, Paula, Hanlon, Raymond B.
Self-other's perspective taking: The use of therapeutic robot companions as social agents for reducing pain and anxiety in pediatric patients
| Contributor(s):: Okita, Sandra Y.
Palliative care and use of animal-assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Engelman, S. R.
Animal-assisted therapies are becoming more common
| Contributor(s):: Willens, J. S.
Animal Ethics and the Law
| Contributor(s):: Bernard E. Rollin
Everyone reading this Article is doubtless aware of the woeful lack of legal protection for farm animals in the United States. Not only do the laws fail to assure even a minimally decent life for the majority of these animals, they do not provide protection against the most egregious treatment....
The science behind animal-assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, D. A.
Complementary medicine in cancer care: adding a therapy dog to the team
| Contributor(s):: Holland, Cindy, Albrecht, Sally
Psychosocial and psychophysiological effects of human-animal interactions: The possible role of oxytocin
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| Contributor(s):: Andrea Beetz, Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, Henri Julius, Kurt Kotrschal
During the last decade it has become more widely accepted that pet ownership and animal assistance in therapy and education may have a multitude of positive effects on humans. Here, we review the evidence from 69 original studies on human-animal interactions (HAI) which met our inclusion...
Assessing pain in animals - putting research into practice
| Contributor(s):: Flecknell, P. A., Roughan, J. V.
Our ability to assess pain in animals in clinical situations is slowly developing, but remains very limited. In order to develop appropriate pain scoring schemes, numerous practical problems need to be overcome. In addition, we need to appraise realistically our current poor state of knowledge....
Genetically modified animals in research: an analysis of applications submitted to ethics committees on animal experimentation in Sweden
| Contributor(s):: Nordgren, A., Rocklinsberg, H.
The use of genetically modified (GM) animals in biomedical research has increased during recent years and its ethical aspects have been subject to ongoing academic discussion. In order to reinforce this discussion, we analysed applications submitted to animal ethics committees in Sweden during...