Reimagining Healthcare: Human-Animal Bond Support as a Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Public Health Intervention
| Contributor(s):: Hoy-Gerlach, J., Townsend, L.
The emergence of human-animal support services (HASS)-services provided to help keep people and their companion animals together-in the United States has been driven by two global public health crises. Despite such impetuses and an increasing recognition of One Health approaches, HASS are...
Recognizing and Mitigating Canine Stress during Animal Assisted Interventions
| Contributor(s):: Townsend, L., Gee, N. R.
Animal-assisted Interventions (AAI) proliferated rapidly since clinicians and researchers first noted the positive effects animals have on people struggling with physical and mental health concerns. The intersection of AAI with the field of animal welfare evolved from considering animals'...
Emotional Support Animals: Considerations for Documentation
| Contributor(s):: Tin, A. H., Rabinowitz, P., Fowler, H.
2020Am Fam Physician1015302-3040002-838xengSwedish Cherry Hill Family Medicine Residency, Seattle, WA, USA.University of Washington Departments of Environmental/Occupational Health Sciences, Family Medicine, Global Health and UW Center for One Health Research, Seattle, WA,...
Practices and Perceptions of Animal Contact and Associated Health Outcomes in Pregnant Women and New Mothers
| Contributor(s):: Hsin-Yi Weng, Kimberly Ankrom
Companion animals play an important role in our society. However, pregnant women and new mothers might have specific concerns about animal-associated health outcomes because of their altered immune function and posture as well as their newborn babies. The study was conducted to collect baseline...
The Role of Veterinary Education in Safety Policies for Animal-Assisted Therapy and Activities in Hospitals and Nursing Homes
| Contributor(s):: Linder, D. E., Mueller, M. K., Gibbs, D. M., Siebens, H. C., Freeman, L. M.
Opportunities for incorporating the human-animal bond in companion animal practice
| Contributor(s):: Knesl, O., Hart, B. L., Fine, A. H., Cooper, L.
Breaking down the silos in human and animal medicine
| Contributor(s):: Marisa Beckett, Michael Chi Yee, Kyle O'Neill, Julie M. Fagan
Human and animal medicine has long been viewed as distinct fields; despite having one huge similarity - medicine. The lack of sharing amongst the disciplines, the lack of shared knowledge, and the lack of communication all contribute to this silo-ization between human and animal medicine. Online...
The One Health concept recognizes that the health of humans is connected to the health of animals and the environment.CDC uses a One Health approach by working with physicians, ecologists, and veterinarians to monitor and control public health threats. We do this by learning about how diseases...
Adopting a dog inspired a despairing physician’s AIDS charity
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...
Treating Distressed Animals as Participants: I Know Responses in Veterinarians' Pet-Directed Talk
| Contributor(s):: MacMartin, Clare, Coe, Jason B., Adams, Cindy L.
The Bee Kind Garden: a qualitative description of work with maltreated children
| Contributor(s):: Worsham, N. L., Goodvin, R.
Veterinarians pivotal in responsible animal ownership
| Contributor(s):: Smyth, B.
Gender differences in veterinarian-client-patient communication in companion animal practice
| Contributor(s):: Shaw, J. R., Bonnett, B. N., Roter, D. L., Adams, C. L., Larson, S.
Hipporehabilitation at the Felin Experimental Farm of the Agricultural University in 2000-2006
| Contributor(s):: Pluta, M.
The human-animal interface of domestic livestock management and production and its relationship to brucellosis in the country of Georgia 2010: a rapid assessment analysis
| Contributor(s):: Havas, K. A., Ramishvili, M., Navdarashvili, A., Imnadze, P., Salman, M.
Evaluation of routinely collected veterinary and human health data for surveillance of human tick-borne diseases in North Carolina
| Contributor(s):: Rhea, S. K., Glickman, S. W., Waller, A., Ising, A., Maillard, J. M., Lund, E. M., Glickman, L. T.
Canine behaviour problems: discussions between veterinarians and dog owners during annual booster consultations
| Contributor(s):: Roshier, A. L., McBride, E. A.
The veterinary profession recently acknowledged its responsibility to provide behaviour support, following criticism for focussing on the physiological aspects of welfare and overlooking the psychological. To further understand the practising of behavioural medicine, a...
Lessons of history in veterinary medicine
| Contributor(s):: Smith, D. F.
Dog obesity: veterinary practices' and owners' opinions on cause and management
| Contributor(s):: Bland, I. M., Guthrie-Jones, A., Taylor, R. D., Hill, J.