Cynotherapy in cancer pain management: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Silva Carvalho, F., Carvalho, S., Conde, R., Esteves, S.
Implementing Animal Therapy into Current Medicinal Practices
| Contributor(s):: Jenna Schiefelbein
• The purpose of this study was to explore an unconventional intervention of medicine; specifically the integration of animals into current healthcare practices. • The review of literature evaluated the implementation of animal therapy in medicine, both in the past and...
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.
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.
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.
Animal-assisted therapies are becoming more common
| Contributor(s):: Willens, J. S.
Palliative care and use of animal-assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Engelman, S. R.
Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Hospice: The National Home and Hospice Care Survey: United States, 2007
| Contributor(s):: Anita Bercovitz, Manisha Sengupta, Adrienne Jones, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin
Objective—This report presents national estimates on the provision and use of complementary and alternative therapies (CAT) in hospice. Comparisons of organizational characteristics of hospice care providers are presented by whether the provider offered CAT. Comparisons of...
The science behind animal-assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Marcus, D. A.
Veterinary Vision, Fall 2008
| Contributor(s):: Claire Eldridge (editor)
Veterinary Vision is a publication of The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. This yearly magazine explores the research, teaching, and outreach services of the College of Veterinary Medicine.
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...