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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. Service Dogs and How They Help Human Beings

    Contributor(s):: Anna Ercoli Schnitzer

    Service animals are animals that are individually trained to perform tasks for people with disabilities such as guiding people who are blind, alerting people who are deaf, pulling wheelchairs, alerting and protecting a person who is having a seizure, or performing other special tasks. Service...

  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. To What Extent Can the Use of a Mobility Assistance Dog Reduce Upper Limb Efforts When Manual Wheelchair Users Ascend a Ramp?

    Contributor(s):: Martin-Lemoyne, V., Gagnon, D. H., Routhier, F., Poissant, L., Tousignant, M., Corriveau, H., Vincent, C.

  5. To What Extent Can the Use of a Mobility Assistance Dog Reduce Upper Limb Efforts When Manual Wheelchair Users Ascend a Ramp?

    Contributor(s):: Martin-Lemoyne, Valérie, Gagnon, Dany H., Routhier, François, Poissant, Lise, Tousignant, Michel, Corriveau, Hélène, Vincent, Claude

  6. An exploration of the impact service dogs have on the independence, autonomy and life satisfaction experienced by adolescents who are wheelchair dependent

    Contributor(s):: Graham, Rahsaan J.

  7. Psychosocial well-being and community participation of service dog partners

    Contributor(s):: Collins, Diane M., Fitzgerald, Shirley G., Sachs-Ericsson, Natalie, Scherer, Marcia, Cooper, Rory A., Boninger, Michael L.

  8. Service dogs in the province of Quebec: Sociodemographic profile of users and the dogs’ impact on functional ability

    Contributor(s):: Vincent, Claude, Gagnon, Dany, Routhier, François, Leblond, Jean, Boucher, Pascale, Blanchet, Marie, Martin-Lemoyne, Valérie

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  10. Psychosocial well-being and community participation of service dog partners

    Contributor(s):: Collins, D. M., Fitzgerald, S. G., Sachs-Ericsson, N., Scherer, M., Cooper, R. A., Boninger, M. L.

    PURPOSE: This cross-sectional study examined whether partnering with service dogs influenced psychosocial well-being and community participation of adult individuals using wheelchairs or scooters. METHOD: One hundred and fifty-two people were recruited and group-matched, resulting in 76...

  11. AbleData: a resource of assistive technology information

    Contributor(s):: Fitzpatrick, R. B.

  12. For friendlier skies

  13. Has access really improved?

    Contributor(s):: Hollenbeck, J.

  14. Sarah & me: an update (Part 1)

    Contributor(s):: Hanson, K.

  15. Stagecoach trails

    Contributor(s):: Kopp, M.

  16. Wheelchair Britney

    Contributor(s):: Scott, S.

  17. Planes, trains and automobiles

    Contributor(s):: Dupes, B.

  18. The 7 wonders of the world of disabilities

    Contributor(s):: Hollingsworth, J. C., Apel, L.

  19. [Popcorn with Lotte. Physically disabled Sabrina gets help from an assistance dog]

    Contributor(s):: Staub, A.

  20. The value of service dogs for people with severe ambulatory disabilities. A randomized controlled trial

    Contributor(s):: Allen, K., Blascovich, J.