Animal Care and the Elderly
Contributor(s):: Bennett, Amy E.
Animal Fun for Everyone
Contributor(s):: Griggs, Judy
Are Pets a Source of Support or Added Burden for Married Couples Facing Dementia?
Contributor(s):: Connell, Cathleen M., Janevic, Mary R., Solway, Erica, McLaughlin, Sara J.
Centering on Wellness
Contributor(s):: Becze, Elisa
Creatures of rehab -- teaching tools for life experiences
Contributor(s):: Alberte, Lisa K.
Culture Change in Long Term Care Services: Eden-Greenhouse-Aging in the Community
Contributor(s):: Brune, Kendall
Does the Addition of Animal-Assisted Therapy as an Adjunct Therapy Improve the Morbidity and Mortality of Hospitalized Patients?
Contributor(s):: Ryan Hamm
Background: Animals have been associated with humans for thousands of years and have fulfilled numerous roles. The use of animals as an adjunct therapy is not a new concept has been shown to have numerous positive effects including improved hemodynamic measures, decreased pain, and an improved...
Dog-assisted therapy for older people with dementia: A review
Contributor(s):: Perkins, Jacqueline, Bartlett, Helen, Travers, Catherine, Rand, Jacquie
Eating disorders and equine therapy: a nurse's perspective on connecting through the recovery process
Contributor(s):: Dezutti, J. E.
Facility dogs for geriatric populations
Contributor(s):: Jessup, Hannah
Family pet visitation
Contributor(s):: Sehr, J., Eisele-Hlubocky, L., Junker, R., Johns, E., Birk, D., Gaehle, K.
Goals of Care: Development and Use of the Serious Veterinary Illness Conversation Guide
Contributor(s):: Goldberg, K. J.
Guidelines for animal-assisted interventions in health care facilities
Contributor(s):: Lefebvre, S. L., Golab, G. C., Christensen, E., Castrodale, L., Aureden, K., Bialachowski, A., Gumley, N., Robinson, J., Peregrine, A., Benoit, M., Card, M. L., Horne, L. van, Weese, J. S.
Hygiene measures for animal-assisted interventions in hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals and retirement homes
Contributor(s):: Hoffmann, C., Herr, C., Eikmann, T.
Active or passive interactions with animals in animal-assisted interventions can be of great physical (reduction of hypertension, cardiac and circulatory troubles, muscle relaxation, pain relief etc.) and psychosocial (reduction of loneliness, fear and hostility, improvement of self-confidence)...
Leader to watch. Shara Stodola, RN
Contributor(s):: Shaffer, F. A., Sherman, R. O.
Pet projects: animal assisted therapy in nursing homes
Contributor(s):: Gammonley, Judith, Yates, Judy
Pets impact on quality of life, a case study
Contributor(s):: Bakerjian, Debra
Predicting loneliness in the hospitalized elderly: what are the risk factors?
Contributor(s):: Proffitt, Charlotte, Byrne, Marjorie
The communicative role of companion pets in patient-centered critical care
Contributor(s):: Yamasaki, J.
The effects of animal-assisted therapy on anxiety ratings of hospitalized psychiatric patients
Contributor(s):: Barker, S. B., Dawson, K. S.