A systematic review of effectiveness of complementary and adjunct therapies and interventions involving equines.

  title={A systematic review of effectiveness of complementary and adjunct therapies and interventions involving equines.},
  author={Alison Selby and Alexa Smith-Osborne},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  volume={32 4},
  • A. Selby, A. Smith-Osborne
  • Published 1 April 2013
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
OBJECTIVE This systematic review examines the empirical literature in an emerging body of evidence for the effectiveness of biopsychosocial interventions involving equines across populations with chronic illness or health challenges. METHOD Selected quantitative studies published in peer-reviewed journals were reviewed for inclusion; the gray literature and white papers were also explored. Population, Intervention, Comparison, and Outcome (PICO) criteria and Grades of Recommendation… 

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