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Impact of Dog-Assisted Therapy for Institutionalized Patients With Dementia: A Controlled Clinical Trial.
Parra EV, Hernández Garre JM, Pérez PE. Parra EV, et al. Altern Ther Health Med. 2022 Jan;28(1):26-31. Altern Ther Health Med. 2022. PMID: 34197338 Free article. Clinical Trial.
CONTEXT: Animal-assisted interventions have been used in recent years to complement other therapies of various types for dementia patients. ...DESIGN: The research team designed an experimental study that used dog-assisted therapy (DAT) as the i …
CONTEXT: Animal-assisted interventions have been used in recent years to complement other therapies of various types for demen …
Effectiveness of a Dog-Assisted Therapy Program to Enhance Quality of Life in Institutionalized Dementia Patients.
Briones MÁ, Pardo-García I, Escribano-Sotos F. Briones MÁ, et al. Clin Nurs Res. 2021 Jan;30(1):89-97. doi: 10.1177/1054773819867250. Epub 2019 Aug 6. Clin Nurs Res. 2021. PMID: 31387390 Clinical Trial.
The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a dog-assisted therapy intervention to enhance quality of life in persons with dementia institutionalized in a public care home and to study its effect on the use of psychotropic medications. A dog
The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of a dog-assisted therapy intervention to enhance quality of life …
The science behind animal-assisted therapy.
Marcus DA. Marcus DA. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2013 Apr;17(4):322. doi: 10.1007/s11916-013-0322-2. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2013. PMID: 23430707 Review.
Animal-assisted therapy is a complementary medicine intervention, typically utilizing dogs trained to be obedient, calm, and comforting. ...Mirror neuron activity and disease-perception through olfactory ability in dogs may also play important roles in …
Animal-assisted therapy is a complementary medicine intervention, typically utilizing dogs trained to be obedient, calm …
Effects of Dog Assisted Therapy for Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Exploratory Randomized Controlled Trial.
Wijker C, Leontjevas R, Spek A, Enders-Slegers MJ. Wijker C, et al. J Autism Dev Disord. 2020 Jun;50(6):2153-2163. doi: 10.1007/s10803-019-03971-9. J Autism Dev Disord. 2020. PMID: 30900194 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
A randomized controlled trial with baseline, post-intervention, and 10-week follow-up, that explores the effects of animal assisted therapy (AAT) was conducted. In total, 53 adults with ASD with normal to high intelligence were randomized in an intervention (N = 27) …
A randomized controlled trial with baseline, post-intervention, and 10-week follow-up, that explores the effects of animal assisted
Animal Assisted Therapy for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Parent perspectives.
London MD, Mackenzie L, Lovarini M, Dickson C, Alvarez-Campos A. London MD, et al. J Autism Dev Disord. 2020 Dec;50(12):4492-4503. doi: 10.1007/s10803-020-04512-5. J Autism Dev Disord. 2020. PMID: 32333302
Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is an intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ...These findings indicate that parents supported the use of AAT and that dogs facilitated therapeutic gains....
Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is an intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ...These findings indicate …
Patient benefit of dog-assisted interventions in health care: a systematic review.
Lundqvist M, Carlsson P, Sjödahl R, Theodorsson E, Levin LÅ. Lundqvist M, et al. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017 Jul 10;17(1):358. doi: 10.1186/s12906-017-1844-7. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2017. PMID: 28693538 Free PMC article. Review.
Dog-assisted interventions are increasingly used in healthcare. ...Dog-assisted support had positive effects on stress and mood. CONCLUSIONS: The overall assessment of the included studies indicates minor to moderate effects of dog-assisted
Dog-assisted interventions are increasingly used in healthcare. ...Dog-assisted support had positive effects on
Animal assisted therapy: systematic review of literature.
Mandrá PP, Moretti TCDF, Avezum LA, Kuroishi RCS. Mandrá PP, et al. Codas. 2019 Jun 27;31(3):e20180243. doi: 10.1590/2317-1782/20182018243. Codas. 2019. PMID: 31271584 Free article. English, Portuguese.
RESEARCH STRATEGY: a survey was carried out in four databases with the descriptors: animal assisted therapy, horse assisted therapy, speech therapy. SELECTION CRITERIA: article published between 2010 and 2018, in Portuguese or English, free elec …
RESEARCH STRATEGY: a survey was carried out in four databases with the descriptors: animal assisted therapy, horse assisted
Effectiveness of animal-assisted therapy: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
Kamioka H, Okada S, Tsutani K, Park H, Okuizumi H, Handa S, Oshio T, Park SJ, Kitayuguchi J, Abe T, Honda T, Mutoh Y. Kamioka H, et al. Complement Ther Med. 2014 Apr;22(2):371-90. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2013.12.016. Epub 2014 Jan 6. Complement Ther Med. 2014. PMID: 24731910 Review.
The objectives of this review were to summarize the evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) on the effects of animal-assisted therapy (AAT). Studies were eligible if they were RCTs. Studies included one treatment group in which AAT was applied. ...Eleven R …
The objectives of this review were to summarize the evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) on the effects of animal-assisted
Dog-assisted therapy for control of anxiety in pediatric dentistry.
Pinheiro SL, Silva C, Luiz L, Silva N, Fonseca R, Velásquez T, Grandizoli DR. Pinheiro SL, et al. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2023 Nov;47(6):38-43. doi: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.080. Epub 2023 Nov 3. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2023. PMID: 37997233 Free article.
Anxiety is common in pediatric dental care, and affects the behavioral management of children. Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) has been shown to improve children's behavior. ...The aim of the present study was to evaluate the applicability of dog- …
Anxiety is common in pediatric dental care, and affects the behavioral management of children. Animal-assisted therapy
Pilot Study of Therapy Dog Visits for Inpatient Youth With Cancer.
Chubak J, Hawkes R, Dudzik C, Foose-Foster JM, Eaton L, Johnson RH, Macpherson CF. Chubak J, et al. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2017 Sep/Oct;34(5):331-341. doi: 10.1177/1043454217712983. Epub 2017 Jun 14. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2017. PMID: 28614971 Free PMC article.
The study population (mean age = 12.9 years) consisted of 9 females and 10 males. Following the therapy dog visit, patients had lower distress and significant decreases in worry, tiredness, fear, sadness, and pain. ...Eight patients developed infections during the 1 …
The study population (mean age = 12.9 years) consisted of 9 females and 10 males. Following the therapy dog visit, patients ha …
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