Gait and Gross Motor Improvements in a Two-Year-Old Child With Arthrogryposis After Hippotherapy Intervention Using a Norwegian Fjord
| Contributor(s):: Heidi A. Brady, C. Roger James, Doug W. Dendy, Tangi A. Irwin, Colleen A. Swiacki, Leslie D. Thomspon, Tammy M. Camp, Hyung Suk Yang, Kinyata J. Cooper
A 2-year-old child with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC) was prescribed occupational therapy using hippotherapy intervention. Multiple joint contractures present at birth affecting joint function are characteristics of AMC. Twenty-five 30-min hippotherapy sessions were conducted. The...
Development and preliminary validity and reliability of the montreal instrument for cat arthritis testing, for use by caretaker/owner, MI-CAT(C), via a randomised clinical trial
| Contributor(s):: Klinck, Mary P., Gruen, Margaret E., del Castillo, Jérôme R. E., Guillot, Martin, Thomson, Andrea E., Heit, Mark, Lascelles, B. Duncan X., Troncy, Eric
Challenges in the clinical assessment of feline osteoarthritis (OA)-related pain and disability impede diagnosis and treatment of the disease. A pain scale was developed for use by cat owners and caretakers, the Montreal Instrument for Cat Arthritis Testing - Caretaker/Owner (MI-CAT(C))....
[Therapy with the help of a horse - attempt at a situational analysis (author's transl)]
| Contributor(s):: Riesser, H.
'Bamboo spine' in a migration period horse from Hungary
| Contributor(s):: Bartosiewicz, Laszlo
Can therapy dogs improve pain and satisfaction after total joint arthroplasty? A randomized controlled trial
| Contributor(s):: Harper, C. M., Dong, Y., Thornhill, T. S., Wright, J., Ready, J., Brick, G. W., Dyer, G.
The effects of non-surgical interventions on osteoarthritis-like changes in the mouse knee
| Contributor(s):: Wendy K. Anemaet, Anna Plaas (adviser), William Haley (adviser)
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a debilitating condition affecting over 21 million persons in the United States. This number is expected to rise in the coming decades. Treatment approaches for OA focus on symptom modifying measures (i.e., pain relief) as disease modifying interventions do not currently...
Validation of a structured questionnaire as an instrument to measure chronic pain in dogs on the basis of effects on health-related quality of life
| Contributor(s):: Wiseman-Orr, M. L., Scott, E. M., Reid, J., Nolan, A. M.