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  1. Pain, fatigue, function and participation among long-term manual wheelchair users partnered with a mobility service dog

    Contributor(s):: Vincent, C., Gagnon, D. H., Dumont, F.

  2. Quality of Life of Service Dog Partners

    Contributor(s):: Robert Wesley Milan

    Medical advances are constantly increasing survival rates of individuals experiencing traumatic accidents and infants born with disabilities. Medical advances have also significantly increased the life expectancy of individuals living with disabilities as well as the general population. Along...

  3. Investigation of the Effects of Service Dogs on Individuals Who Use Wheelchairs

    Contributor(s):: Amanda Marie Reinsfelder

    With modern medicine and advances in technology, people are living longer and expecting a higher quality of life. Individuals may not be receiving the ideal assistive devices because they are not sure where to obtain the proper equipment, or what is available. An increased flow of informational...

  4. The Impact of Service Dogs on Engagement in Occupation among Females with Mobility Impairments: A Qualitative Descriptive Study

    Contributor(s):: Ellen Herlache-Pretzer, Melissa Y. Winkle, Rachel Csatari, Alyssa Kolanowski, Amy Londry, Rachel Dawson

    It is becoming more common for people with disabilities to procure service dogs as a form of assistive technology (AT). However, there is little qualitative research examining the impact of service dogs on engagement in valued daily activities (occupations) among persons with mobility...

  5. Assistance dogs

    Contributor(s):: Winkle, M., Zimmerman, B.

  6. Dogs in practice: beyond pet therapy

    Contributor(s):: Winkle, M.