An Exploration of Equine-Assisted Therapy to Improve Balance, Functional Capacity, and Cognition in Older Adults With Alzheimer Disease
Contributor(s):: Borges de Araujo, T., Martins, W. R., Freitas, M. P., Camargos, E., Mota, J., Safons, M. P.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Alzheimer disease (AD) is a chronic, progressive dementia syndrome that features cognitive and behavioral symptoms, as well as physical and functional limitations that develop over the course of the disease. As an activity that involves physical and cognitive aspects,...
Influence of age and experience rider on differentiate the behaviour of recreational horses being prepared for use
Contributor(s):: Jastrzebska, E., Wilk, I.
Owner personality and the wellbeing of their cats share parallels with the parent-child relationship
Contributor(s):: Finka, L. R., Ward, J., Farnworth, M. J., Mills, D. S.
Influences on the avoidance and approach behaviour of dairy goats towards an unfamiliar human - an on-farm study
Contributor(s):: Mersmann, D., Schmied-Wagner, C., Nordmann, E., Graml, C., Waiblinger, S.
The human-animal relationship (HAR) is an important factor for successful animal husbandry and animal welfare. Thus, the HAR is included in on-farm assessments to evaluate overall welfare. For dairy goats, validated tests to assess the HAR are lacking. The aim of the present study was to evaluate...
Effects of horse-riding exercise on balance, gait, and activities of daily living in stroke patients
Contributor(s):: Yong-Nam, Kim, Dong-Kyu, Lee
The influence of horseback riding training on the physical function and psychological problems of stroke patients
Contributor(s):: Dong-Kyu, L. E. E., Eun-Kyung, K. I. M.
Stability in children with cerebral palsy...Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association Conference, 3-4 October 2015, Hong Kong
Contributor(s):: Prakash, R. Harihara, Jayachandran, R.
Grief following pet and human loss: Closeness is key
Contributor(s):: Eckerd, Lizabeth M., Barnett, James E., Jett-Dias, Latishia
“My pet has passed”: Relations of adult attachment styles and current feelings of grief and trauma after the event
Contributor(s):: Brown, Olivia K., Symons, Douglas K.
A Novel Behavioral Intervention in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Improves Glycemic Control: Preliminary Results From a Pilot Randomized Control Trial
Contributor(s):: Maranda, Louise, Lau, May, Stewart, Sunita M., Gupta, Olga T.
Can Presence of a Dog Reduce Pain and Distress in Children during Venipuncture?
Contributor(s):: Vagnoli, Laura, Caprilli, Simona, Vernucci, Chiara, Zagni, Silvia, Mugnai, Francesca, Messeri, Andrea
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Animal-Assisted Therapy: Stress Management for Adults
Contributor(s):: González-Ramírez, Mónica Teresa, Ortiz-Jiménez, Xóchitl Angélica, Landero-Hernández, René
Disability and Assistance Dog Implicit Association Test: A Novel IAT
Contributor(s):: Coleman, Jennifer A., Ingram, Kathleen M., Bays, Annalucia, Joy-Gaba, Jennifer A., Boone, Edward L.
Effects of equine interaction on EEG asymmetry in children with autism spectrum disorder: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Chen, Chih-Chia, Crews, Debbie, Mundt, Stephanie, Ringenbach, Shannon D. R.
Enteric pathogens of dogs and cats with public health implications
Contributor(s):: Kantere, M., Athanasiou, L. V., Chatzopoulos, D. C., Spyrou, V., Valiakos, G., Kontos, V., Billinis, C.
Dogs and cats play an important role in modern society, enhancing the psychological and physiological well-being of many people. However, there are well-documented health risks associated with human animal interactions. More specifically, enteric pathogens of zoonotic risk which are transmitted...
Effects of a dolphin interaction program on children with autism spectrum disorders: an exploratory research
| Contributor(s):: Salgueiro, E., Nunes, L., Barros, A., Maroco, J., Salgueiro, A. I., Dos Santos, M. E.
Household risk factors for colonization with multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
| Contributor(s):: Davis, Meghan F., Peterson, Amy E.
Julian, Kathleen G., Greene, Wallace H. , Price, Lance B. , Nelson, Kenrad , Whitener, Cynthia J. , Silbergeld, Ellen K.
High diversity of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus pseudintermedius lineages and toxigenic traits in healthy pet-owning household members. Underestimating normal household contact?
| Contributor(s):: Gomez-Sanz, E., Torres, C., Lozano, C., Zarazaga, M.
Incidence and risk factors of hip joint pain in children with severe cerebral palsy
| Contributor(s):: Jóóźźwiak, Marek, Harasymczuk, Piotr, Koch, Aleksander, Kotwicki, Tomasz
Purpose. Pain is a serious complication associated with hip dislocation in cerebral palsy (CP), limiting patient independence and quality of life. This study aimed to determine the frequency of pain in severe CP patients with hip dislocation and to reveal factors associated with the hip pain....
Long-term outcome of equestrian injuries in children
| Contributor(s):: Dekker, R., Ck,, Kootstra, J., Groothoff, J. W., Eisma, W. H., ten Duis, H. J.
PURPOSE: To investigate the possible development of long-term disabilities arising from paediatric equestrian injuries. METHOD: All patients, aged 17 years or younger, treated in a hospital setting because of an equestrian injury during a five-year period received a questionnaire. A reference...