Therapy Dogs in Cancer Care A Valuable Complementary Treatment /

Dogs that visit patients with cancer have been convincingly shown to reduce stress, loneliness, and mood disturbance that may complicate cancer care. In addition, dogs may provide important motivation for patients to maintain rehabilitation programs that have been shown to reduce cancer risk and imp...

Full description

Main Author: Marcus, Dawn A.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Springer New York : 2012.
Subjects:
Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-3378-1
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!